Performance Feeders Inc.
Greg Pflum is the President and owner of Performance Feeders Inc., in Oldsmar FL, founded in 1973.
Greg started with Performance in 1978 as a Design Engineer with a degree from ITT Technical Institute, gaining years of hands-on knowledge and expertise in designing, building and assembling vibratory feed systems. He served as Plant Manager of the company's Keene, NH facility from 1981-1986, when he transferred to the Oldsmar facility to be their Plant Manager. He was promoted to V.P. of Operations in 1994.
Since taking on the role President of Performance Feeders 5 years ago, Greg has continued to advance Performance Feeders' parts feeding capabilities, expanding its product line beyond vibratory bowl feeders and re-establishing an R&D department to both improve existing products and develop new products to meet the demands of modern automation systems.
AUTOMATED ASSEMBLY WORKSHOP
Perfecting Parts Feeding
Getting the right part in the right place, in the right orientation, and at the right time is vital for efficient assembly. Unfortunately, feeding parts is often more of a black art than a science, and it has puzzled assembly professionals for years. In this presentation, you will learn:
- Options for Parts Feeding
- Types of Parts Feeders
- Tips for successfully implementing a parts feeding project
- Communicating with your vendor
- Understanding the importance of part specifications
- Important information vendors need to accurately quote and build feed systems