Sensor checks auto-switch assemblies

Fletcher, David
June 2004
Vision Systems Design;Jun2004, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p25
Details the use of camera-based vision sensors by metal forming firm Wiegel Tool Works to automate the inspection and quality control manufactured parts. Reason behind the move of Wiegel Tool Works for developing a vision sensor system; Specific cause of manufacturing defect in the formed-metal strip discovered by the company; Result of the company's attempt to use two in-house machine-vision systems for addressing the defect.


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