US Patent No. 9,943,882

MECHANISM AND METHOD FOR SORTING COMPONENTS, COMPONENT FEEDING SYSTEM


Patent No. 9,943,882
Issue Date April 17, 2018
Title Mechanism And Method For Sorting Components, Component Feeding System
Inventorship Dandan Zhang, Shanghai (CN)
Roberto Francisco-Yi Lu, Bellevue, WA (US)
Qinglong Zeng, Guangdong (CN)
Assignee TE Connectivity Corporation, Berwyn, PA (US) Tyco Electronics (Shanghai) c...

Claim of US Patent No. 9,943,882

1. A component sorting mechanism, comprising:a vibrating plate slidably mounted on a base plate;
a feeding tray having a plurality of grooves in an inner bottom surface thereof, the feeding tray mounted on the vibrating plate;
a first driving device connected to the feeding tray, the first driving device driving the feeding tray to swing within a predetermined angle range; and
a second driving device connected to the vibrating plate and mounted on the base plate, the second driving device vibrating the vibrating plate.