AddisonMckee to supply muffler assembly system for Chrysler C platform vehicle

March 13, 2012

AddisonMckee to supply muffler assembly system for Chrysler C platform vehicle - TheFabricator.com

Tube bending and end forming equipment-maker AddisonMckee of Lebanon, Ohio, has been commissioned to manufacture entirely new and rebuilt Eagle equipment for a Michigan exhaust manufacturer to produce the muffler assembly for Chrysler's new C platform vehicle in the U.S.

The equipment features a lockseamer with a sheet destacker system and tool changer interfaced to a shell flanger and muffler internal baffle stuffer. The front-end muffler module is interfaced to a robot that removes a shell from the transfer system, loads it on a 50-ton press to produce the side entry hole and extrusion, and then returns it to the transfer system for stuffing.

The company also is completing the total rebuild of a horizontal spinner transfer, with all equipment scheduled to be delivered to Michigan to commence production in late autumn 2012.



Related Companies

More in Tube and Pipe Fabrication from TheFabricator.com

comments powered by Disqus