Model AFST Automatic Fin Stock Die Threading Device enables faster and safer threading of the fin stock through the progressive stations on the fin die. The device is built into the forward section of the Fin Stock Lubrication Tank.
It employs a pair of air-operated feed transfer and holding clamps operating on ball bearing slides, and is easily preset to the required feed travel length.
The feed and return strokes are Automatically operated from the control console with a push button used to sequence the engagement and disengagement of the feed and holding clamps. Adjustable stock slide guides are also incorporated into this device.