TITLE

Vision inspection grades rough wooden boards

AUTHOR(S)
Masi, C. G.
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Vision Systems Design;Jul2003, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a laser-scanner and smart-camera system that automatically determines a rough wooden plank's dimensions, grains and defects for cost-efficient cutting. Information on the scanning system developed by Philip A. Araman and Lynn Abbott of the USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station; Uses of a multimode scanner; Features of the camera's smart vision sensor. INSET: Features, advantages, benefits.
ACCESSION #
10290043

 

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