SPM, Special Purpose Machines is a high productivity machine, with specially designed tooling and fixture, dedicated for mass producing the same component day in and day out. A judicious combination of limit switches, sensors, logic controls, automatic job clamping etc. is the essence of a SPM. A well conceived Special Purpose Machine finds ways and means to utilize the man and machine to the optimum.
Special purpose machines are those machines specially designed and customized to meet customer’s specific requirement or demand. These tailor made machines are generally not included in Standard Manufacturing Programs and thus are not available on ready to sale basis.