Conveyors & Automation Ltd Products

  • Bolt Feeders
  • Carousels
  • Turnover
  • Lifts
  • Pressure Testing
  • Scissor Lifts
  • Tippers
  • Stacker

Bolt Feeders

Bolt Feeder 3



The 3 handles on the right hand side are used to adjust for different diameter of bolt

Bolt Feeder 2

Bolt Feeder 1

A central chain with dogs which orientate the bolt carry the bolts to the head end of the conveyor where they are ejected in line down tooling



Carousel 1

Bottled gas in filling building

Carousel 5

Small industrial engines

Carousel 3

Lo-width carousel with moulds in a foam seat process through heated tunnel

Carousel 4 

Hedge trimmers on platterns carried by pucks on chain.

Carousel 2

Plattern handling



Turn Over Units


Keg Turn over 2
Beer Kegs

Twin Cruciforms which locate on an inverted keg turn the keg on its side. At the next cruciform the keg is tuned the right way up. A twinchain conveyor runs through the unit and the Cruciforms are actuated through gearboxes and electro magnetic clutches.

Keg Turn over 4

Keg Turn over 1


Air conditioning units

An automatic turn over unit for air-conditioning units: although big and heavy they have a thin protective outer skin. The twin driven roller conveyors close together with turnbuckle type screws and the units are handled delicately. Searle Manufacturing Ltd,  Fareham.

Keg Turn over 3


Keg Turn over 5
Heat treatment trays
1500Kg of forgings are received from furnaces at high heat and tipped into one of two Quench Conveyors. Major project.



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Lifts 1
lifts 2
lifts 3
A presstool lifting, carrying and positioning system
A rodless cylinder single acting high lift
A simple pneumatic direct lift.
A typical inexpensive inter floor lift to take 1T loads between differing levels
Lifts 7
A 3 position pneumatic lift with fork truck type doubling chain lift. Supplied to Pirelli
Lifts 5

Lifts 6

A manual hydraulic pump gives lift facility and a cam operation gives tilt. The units are castor mounted to carry up to 500Kg. Typical use is form tool storage racks to press bolster


Pressure Testing

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Pressure Testing4
Pressure Testing9
Pressure Testing1
Manual loading exhaust manifold into machine
Port blocks automatically move into position
Machine guard closes
Here is a calibrated stamp which imprints data of the pressure test
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Pressure Testing8
Pressure Testing5
Pressure Testing2
Above the machine a bowl feeder feeds nuts into nut runners
Pressure testing unit and HMI (Man/Human Machine Interface)
Large aluminium casting placed onto a plattern an pushed into machine for leak test
Pressure Testing6
Pressure Testing

Smaller castings carried around a carousel conveyor for automatic detection and pressure testing.

Scissor Lifts


Scissor lift 2 Scissor Lift  3


Scissor Lift 1

Produced for GEC Alstrom - Stafford


Double scissor lift to feed long beams into a cropping and punching machine. Brook Motors.




A bin tipper to lift and tip at a height of about 2M. Hydraulic controlled.
tipper 3
tippers 2
3 Tonne skip tippers at GKN Birfield used for H&S reasons and efficiency


Stackers By C & A Ltd

We now have a separate company manufacturing buffering and stacking equipment for many types of industry:

Stacking Systems Limited

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