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AVB - Automatic Blocking Saw

AVB
Automatic Blocking Saw

One of the newest additions to the ESCO family of foam cutting products; Our automatic blocking saw will turn your long slabstock foam into manageable buns. It removes the outer skin and cuts the long slab into the desired widths and lengths.

  • Overview
  • Standard Features
  • Optional Features
  • Technical Specifications
  • Floor Space Required

Overview

One of the newest additions to the ESCO family of foam cutting products; Our automatic blocking saw will turn your long slabstock foam into manageable buns. It removes the outer skin and cuts the long slab into the desired widths and lengths.

The blocking saw has a dual-edge continuous knife blade that is rotated 90 degrees for squaring the bun. The blade can cut in either direction for optimum cut path sequence. The blade passes through the bun before rotating to ensure a good square corner.

Common Applications

Furniture, bedding, mattresses, upholestry, automotive and packaging

Commonly Processed Materials

PUR-ether and polyester, HR, CMHR, viscoelastic, flexible and other similar materials

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  • 5 HP Motor
  • Heavy-Duty frame
  • Blade Sharpening System
  • Dust extraction for the sharpener
  • Air conditioner for the main control panel
  • Wireless industrial remote for blade to block positioning
  • Squaring station uses adjustable side rollers and gravity conveyor deck to position the slabstock for the blocking saw
  • Scalper with integrated vision system to detect the profile of the bun crown for removal
  • Lift and removal system which vacuum lifts the top skin and stacks it on a pallet for removal

Operator Controls

  • PLC controls mounted to main control panel

Head Assembly

  • Heavy-duty wall structural channel reinforced with steel mechanical tubing weldment

Conveyor

  • Two - 88" [2.2 M], or two - 96" [2.4 M] wide x 11' [3.4 M] long - PVC belt conveyors
  • Conveyor and cut speed up to 40 M/MIN

Blade Assembly

  • Blade is 1/2" dual sided band knife
  • Blade motor is 5 HP
  • Blade sharpener is motor driven and is angle adjustable

Power Requirements

  • 480 VAC, 3-Phase, 60 HZ, 45 A
  • Optional electrics available. Contact your salesperson today.
Specifications
AVB 50-88 AVB 60-96
Cutting Height 51" [1.3 M] 60" [1.5 M]
Cutting Width 88" [2.2 M] 96" [2.4 M]
Cutting Length of Table 110" [2.8 M] 110" [2.8 M]
Floor Space Required
Width 268" [6.8 M] 276" [7.0 M]
Length 267" [6.8 M] 267" [6.8 M]
Height [MAX] 120" [3.0 M] 130" [3.3 M]
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