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Custom Parts Feeding, Orienting and Handling Applications for Light Industry.

At Performance Feeders we specialize in using our standard products to design and build custom parts feeding applications to meet your specific needs. We use our line of vibratory feeders, conveyors, centrifugal feeders, step feeders and alternative feeding products to design a system that best suits your application. Whether your system is a custom vibratory feeder bowl system, a custom conveyor belt system, or an integrated system that combines multiple types of products, our comprehensive product line, experience and industry-leading position assure that you are getting the best parts feeding system possible for your application.

We have built thousands of custom vibratory bowl feeder systems, custom conveyor belt systems, centrifugal feed systems, step feeder systems and integrated feed systems for customers in the automotive, consumer products, electrical/electronics, food packaging, industrial products, medical/pharmaceutical and packaging industries.

This applications library contains many real examples of how we have solved parts feeding problems for our customers. You can see the most recent systems we’ve added below, or you can use the side menu or click the links in the paragraph above to see applications for a specific type of product or industry. You can also go to our articles archive and browse applications by category or date posted.

At Performance Feeders we specialize in using our standard products to design and build custom parts feeding applications to meet your specific needs. We use our line of vibratory feeders, conveyors, centrifugal feeders, step feeders and alternative feeding products to design a system that best suits your application. Whether your system is a custom vibratory feeder bowl system, a custom conveyor belt system, or an integrated system that combines multiple types of products, our comprehensive product line, experience and industry-leading position assure that you are getting the best parts feeding system possible for your application.

We have built thousands of custom vibratory bowl feeder systems, custom conveyor belt systems, centrifugal feed systems, step feeder systems and integrated feed systems for customers in the automotive, consumer products, electrical/electronics, food packaging, industrial products, medical/pharmaceutical and packaging industries.

This applications library contains many real examples of how we have solved parts feeding problems for our customers. You can see the most recent systems we’ve added below, or you can use the side menu or click the links in the paragraph above to see applications for a specific type of product or industry. You can also go to our articles archive and browse applications by category or date posted.

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Vibratory Feeder with Gentle Handling Features Minimizes Wear to Parts

Jump to: System Specifications || Quote Request Form||Download Flier This vibratory bowl feeding system was designed to feed two lengths of a polished steel shaft being assembled into a consumer product. Maintaining the cosmetic integrity of the parts was of utmost importance, so we designed a vibratory feed system that minimized the possibility of damage […]

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Turn-Key Vibratory Feeder With Bad Part Reject And Integrated Isolation Mechanism

Jump to: System Specifications || Video || Quote Request Form ||Download Flier This vibratory feeder with custom conveyor belt tracking was designed to feed 2 styles of plastic parts into a consumer appliance assembly operation. The application required 4 lines of parts (2 lines of a left-hand version and 2 lines of a right-hand version), […]

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Vibratory Feeder With Integrated Vision System Orients Parts Based On Internal Features

Jump to: System Specifications || Quote Request Form ||Download Flier This vibratory feeder was designed to feed a metal washer into a machine assembling a consumer product. While flat, round parts like washers are normally easy to feed, this part had a small indentation on one side that needed to be oriented facing down. Because […]

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Custom Stainless Steel Timing Belt Conveyor For Pharmaceutical Packaging Operation

Jump to: System Specifications || Quote Request Form ||Download Flier This custom timing belt conveyor was designed to feed pharmaceutical bottles through a pharmaceutical packaging operation. A timing belt was used for this application to ensure consistent belt alignment. This pharmaceutical grade timing belt conveyor included complete stainless steel construction with FDA approved plastic side […]

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Step Feeder Orients and Feeds Glass Light Bulbs

Jump to: System Specifications || Quote Request Form || Video ||Download Flier This system was designed to feed a low voltage light bulb into an automotive assembly operation. A step feeder was chosen due because its gentle part handling characteristics would minimize the chance of breaking the parts. Each cycle of the step feeder lifted […]

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10-Line Vibratory Feeder System for Medical Manufacturing

Jump to: Video || System Specifications || Quote Request Form || Download Flier This vibratory feeder was designed to feed three different styles of cylindrical plastic parts being assembled into a medical product. The parts were all the same diameter with slightly different heights. One of the parts was closed on one end (like a […]

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Vibratory Bowl Feeder with Vision Inspection System

Jump to: Video ||System Specifications || Quote Request Form || Download Flier This application required feeding 3 different lengths of a small steel shaft into a centerless grinding machine. The diameter of one end of the shafts was slightly smaller than the other end, and the shafts needed to be oriented end-to-end with the small […]

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Step Feeder Orients 2 Different Sizes of Automotive Magnets

Jump to: Video ||System Specifications || Quote Request Form || Download Flier This system was designed to feed 2 sizes of magnets being assembled into an automotive product. A step feeder was chosen for space savings and durability. Parts were lifted out of the step feeder bin onto the orienting section of the vibratory track. […]

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Centrifugal Feeder Feeds 1300 Pharmaceutical Parts per Minute

Jump to: System Specifications || Quote Request Form This system was designed for a pharmaceutical product manufacturer who needed to orient and feed two types of round plastic parts at a rate of 1300 parts per minute. We used a centrifugal bowl feeder for this project because of the high feed rate requirement. We used […]

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