Simple way to remove cured parts from collapsible mandrels

Note: Cart Removal System does not extract - used to guide cured part

Step 1

The Part Cart is raised to support cured part. Mandrel is then collapsed, and the loose part is guided off to the tailstock pedestal.

The Part Cart is motorized and runs along the tailstock rails. Cart has vertical adjustment to accommodate different diameter parts.

Step 2

The Mandrel Cart is raised to support exposed part of the mandrel, near the headstock end. The tailstock is then moved out of the way so the Mandrel Cart can remove the cured part.

Mandrel Cart is motorized and runs along the tailstock rails. Cart has vertical adjustment to accommodate different part mandrels.

Step 3

The cured part can be off-loaded by desired method, fork truck, crane, etc.