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Case Study: 3D Vision Sensor Monitors Clutch Discs for Quality Control at Automotive Supplier ZF

Case Study: 3D Vision Sensor Monitors Clutch Discs for Quality Control at Automotive Supplier ZF

A wide range of industrial applications in nearly all industries can be solved with 3D vision sensors. While 2D vision sensors only measure the x- and y-axes of an object, 3D vision sensors are also designed to measure the z-axis. For this reason, ZF Slovakia decided to use

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Lid Integrity Inspection with the TriSpector1000 3D Vision Sensor

Lid Integrity Inspection with the TriSpector1000 3D Vision Sensor

When it comes to metal closures in packaging, nothing can be left to chance: In products such as jam jars, the consumer goods industry requires seals to be tight and jars to be hermetically sealed. Anyone who makes their own jam will know that a small indentation

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SICK 2016 Robot Day

SICK 2016 Robot Day

Since 2007, universities and research facilities have been competing against one another at the SICK robot day, yielding the (playing) field to robots. Eight international teams of students registered for this year’s competition which took place on October 8, 2016. The robots had to fill a playing field

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Vision Sensors Ensure Quality in Automotive Manufacturing

Vision Sensors Ensure Quality in Automotive Manufacturing

The ability of the human eye to identify fine details is somewhat limited.  However, during the automotive manufacturing process, the ability to recognize such details quickly and accurately is paramount. In particular, inspections – for example, ensuring components are the correct shape and size — are critical to the

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Automate Tire Manufacturing Processes and Ensure Quality with High-speed 3D Vision

Automate Tire Manufacturing Processes and Ensure Quality with High-speed 3D Vision

This article was originally published in Quality Magazine and is re-posted by permission.  Pass-through defects are not uncommon in manufacturing. Regardless of the variables involved, it is imperative to ensure that all products are correctly manufactured and assembled. By utilizing robust inspection solutions in manufacturing processes, companies

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