BMW uses automated measuring tech to generate 3D data model of upcoming 5 Series sedan

The BMW Group has introduced a unique system concept with a fully-automated, optical measuring cell in its pilot plant in Munich. Freely moving robot arms use sensors to create a three-dimensional image of the entire vehicle and generate a 3D data model from the data captured, with an accuracy of less than 100 µm. This…

Xem thêm

Combining CAD/CAM, simulation and optical metrology for faster tool try – out

Getting the tool perfectly right for complex sheet metal parts used to involve a long trial-and-error process. But now the Bernecker Group has combined a CAD/CAM solution with a simulation software and optical metrology. Thus, the company achieved a substantial reduction in the number of tool iterations. Higher engine power requirements in the automotive industry go hand…

Xem thêm