Handy Punch Cum Splitter
Handy Punch Cum Splitter is designed for easily make a hole in the tender coconut to drink water and Split in to two halves to eat the kernel.
It has a removable stand at the bottom with leveling screws.
On the top punching and splitting mechanism is placed. The punching mechanism contains a stainless steel tube with a profile at the end to pierce the tender coconut. To reduce the friction between tube inner and pierced tender coconut cork, tube entry diameter is reduced to some distance. The piercing tube is moved up and down using a manually operated lever.
After Punching the tender coconut will lift till the plastic base and it has to be hold by hand.
Two level height adjustable, tubular base is provided at center of the punching tube to place the tender coconut.
The splitting is done using a Stainless Steel Blade fitted with extended lever. The base of the splitting blade is placed at certain angle, to transfer the cutting load to the center of the frame. A stopper is provided perpendicular to the base frame to place the tender coconut in a balanced position. Two semi circular rods are fixed on both the sides of the base frame to improve the tender coconut seating and for cutting the scoop.
This will be an ideal machine for using in road sides and open shops.