About the product
Thermoforming in automotive industry
Most of the internal components in auto industry- door trims, parcel trays, roof trims and carpets are made by thermoforming i.e. by heating the material and giving shape in either vacuum mould or by pressing in dies.
The application involves high level accuracy in temperature controls and precision in material handling.
Litel has very wide experience in the field and has handled some of the most complex assignments. Litel is at present catering to India’s major manufacturers of these components.
Most of these assignments include large sized sheets (2m x 3m)
Extraordinary energy efficiency results
Accurate PLC-based temperature control system
Precise material handling (including auto layover) in various combinations
Zone controls, including matrix (2- dimensional) combinations
-Stand-alone, self supporting equipment.
-Integrated conveyor supplied by Litel.
–Material handling options:
simple in-out (manual layover)
Easy to operate through PLC with ready recipes.
Highly Accurate controls based on non-contact sensing and PLC based recipes.
Controls and automation
Standard control scheme includes
-A separate stand-alone Control panel
-Automatic power controls through recipes and non-contact temperature sensing.
-Complete integration of the conveyor with the press operation
Various safety features, depending upon the requirement of the operation.
Control options include
integration with plant SCADA