Automatic Screwdriving & Screw Feeding

The industry standard in automatic screwdriving, nut, bolt, pin, and rivet feeding & driving.

The leader in industrial screwdriver automation for 30+ years.

Automatic Step Feeders

Carlson step feeders use a screw elevator to feed screws automatically.

Screw feeders that use a screw elevator to push screws towards the escapement, leading to quieter and gentler feeding.

Automatic Vibratory Bowl Feeders

Automatic screw feeders that use vibratory motion to feed screws.

Vibratory bowl feeders come complete with hardened tool steel and a non-magnetic screw escapement track.

Fixtured Drive Heads

Automatic screwdrivers that work with robotic positioning systems.

Single & multi-spindle automatic screwdrivers automate the screw driving process along manufacturing assembly lines.

Handheld Drive Heads

Handheld automatic screwdrivers for semi-automated production facilities.

The perfect operator-guided automatic screwdriver tool to help manufacturers streamline their assembly.

Who we are

A global leader in automatic screwdriving & screw feeding technology.

Carlson Engineering & Manfuacturing Global Automatic Screwdriver Manufacturer

With our full line of robotic screwdriving systems, multi-spindle automated screwdriver machines, & automatic vibratory bowl feeder systems for feeding screws and bolts as well as other fasteners, coupled with our custom component packages, there is virtually no industry that we can’t incorporate our automatic screw feeding products into.

With over 40 different automatic screwdriver machine models, our drive technology product line is virtually unmatched in performance, value, durability, and versatility. For technical information regarding each vibratory feeder and automatic screwdriver, please view our product pages.

CoBot Integration

Our automatic screwdriving systems work with the latest collaborative robots (CoBots).

Full HRC interactions are now made possible - through Carlson Engineering.

There are many different scenarios in which a CoBot robotic screw driving system could be employed in order to achieve an optimized assembly workflow – here are a few examples of CoBot applications in every-day manufacturing environments:

What drives us?

30 years of engineering high-speed Automatic Screwdrivers and Vibratory Screw Bowl Feeders & Screw Presenters.

That’s what makes Carlson’s innovative, cutting-edge automatic screwdriver & screw feeder systems an industry standard for virtually all manufacturing industries. Our extensive line of automated robotic-mounted screwdriving systems can be fitted with any air or electric screwdriver on the market today! Our automatic screw driver feeder system component packages make Carlson Automatic Screwdrivers and Screw Feeders easy to integrate into your simple or complex assembly application.

With over 40 different automatic screwdriver machine models, our drive technology product line is virtually unmatched in performance, value, durability, and versatility. For technical information regarding each vibratory feeder and automatic screwdriver, please view our product pages.

What we do

Advanced Industrial Automation.

Carlson Engineering is the industry standard in automated handheld & fixtured automatic screwdrivers, as well as automatic screw bowl feeders, step feeders, and screw dispensers.

If you are looking for an automatic screwdriver and screw feeder system, give us a call. We do automatic screw feeding, and we do it well. Carlson specializes in automated robotic-mounted screw driving and we know what can be done, and more importantly, what should be done.

There is always a solution to every automated fastening challenge. We will offer our advice in hopes of winning your business and respect.

1. High torque, low bulk.

Carlson Engineering’s line of fully-automated screwdriver systems & vibratory screw and bolt feeder bowls are designed to offer higher torque in more compact automated screwdriving systems, resulting in more versatility in their applied usages. Our devices can be integrated into any industry.

2. Durability & reliability.

Our line of high-performance, low-maintenance automated screwdriving systems & vibratory linear feeders for feeding screws and bolts consistently outperforms the competition and results in a lower cost of operation. Carlson Automatic Screw feeder machine systems are the industry standard.

3. 30+ years of innovation.

For over 3 decades, our years of automated screw assembly application experience has consistently resulted in better robotic screw driving & automated fastening design drive units that make the Carlson Engineering line the right choice for challenging applications.

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Carlson News & Media

Carlson Engineering is the industry standard in automated handheld & fixtured automatic screwdrivers, as well as automatic screw bowl feeders, step feeders, and screw dispensers.

February 9, 2021

2021 & Beyond: Our New Website

Carlson Engineering remains at the forefront of cutting-edge automatic screwdriving and screw feeding technology. Introducing our new website.
February 9, 2021

Introducing Live Chat!

Our live chat tool will make it easier for us to continue to deliver world-class support in sales, technology, and industry.
February 9, 2021

Introducing Our New eNewsletter!

We are proud to introduce two new eNewsletter segments - the Distributor News & Tools eNewsletter, and the Automation & Engineering Report.