Rotary Indexer Applications

A Rotary Indexing Actuator is a unique pneumatic device that provides unidirectional rotation in fixed precise steps to hard stops.  They prevent backward rotation and feature no accumulating error.

Walking Beam:

walking beam

The customer in this example is filling tubs of ice cream with the mechanism located away from the food area.  Each 360° index moves a new tub under the filling nozzle. The Rotomation indexer is the only mechanical indexing device that can rotate 360° in one index.

Carton Up-Ender:

Carton Up Ender

Here the 90° index rotates a carton on a conveyor.


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