TITLE

Building 3D Geometric and Kinematic Models of Five-axis Machine-tools for Manufacturing Prosthetic Devices

AUTHOR(S)
Anca-Lucia, CHICEA; Radu-Eugen, BREAZ; Octavian, BOLOGA
PUB. DATE
June 2015
SOURCE
Applied Mechanics & Materials;2015, Vol. 809/810, p1004
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The paper presents the process of building and testing a geometric and kinematic model of a five-axis machining center, which can be used for accurate cutting processes simulation of complex parts. After building the model, it was be tested by simulating the machining process of a hip joint prosthetic device. The prosthetic device was chosen because of its complex shape and because it was obtained by a 3D scanning process, which means that the part was reconstructed using meshes, instead of surfaces, which makes the toolpath control more difficult.
ACCESSION #
111214903

 

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