Cimtrak® Mini Magazine Loader

Cimtrak® Mini Magazine Loaders are designed to remove product from the end of a surface-mount line and insert it into a magazine. With standard PCB magazines, the machine can unload up to 50 populated boards without operator intervention. The machine can be customized to handle most PCB magazine types.

Simplimatic’s electronics design philosophies have been highly regarded by the electronics industry since 1988 and are known to have an average service life of more than 15 years.

Each electrostatic dissipative Cimtrak® product features:

  • Solid conveyor belt construction – Non-spliced, fiberglass-reinforced transmission belts for superior strength
  • Reliable DC stepper motors – Virtually service free and allows for precise adjustments to velocity, torque, and acceleration
  • Premium rail design – Cimtrak® conveyor features zero gaps between belt and edge to eliminate jams
  • Adjustable in-feed tips – Can be lengthened by up to 4’’ for easy install
  • Extruded aluminum framework – Provides light and strong chassis
  • Industry 4.0 communication – Available with several PLC options and can be configured for smart industry 4.0 communication

Closed-loop servo control | High-speed DC stepper motor conveyor | 18” x 20” (457 mm x 508 mm) board capacity | Hand crank width adjust | Touchscreen interface | Breakaway pusher | Electromagnetic brake | Typical applications include: removing the unpopulated product from a production line, especially where magazines are used elsewhere for WIP management, handling large or delicate product, topside or bottom side production.

  • Power width control (PWC)
  • Right-to-left transfer
  • Large board version – up to 22” x 28”
  • Custom magazine handling
  • Tooled width adjust – requires tools to adjust
  • Zero – clearance edge guides eliminate the danger of boards becoming jammed under the edge guides
  • Other customer-specified voltages available
  • Other customer-specified voltages available
  • Magnetically coupled pusher prevents damage to PCBs
  • Load and unload positions can be taught at the touchscreen, which also provides diagnostic and troubleshooting information
  • Top and bottom magazine clamps compensate for out-of-square magazines
  • Precision THK linear guides and electromagnetic brake system delivers a high degree of precision and repeatability
  • Backed by worldwide service and support from Simplimatic Automation
  • Design and built in the USA