Results catalogue

- Gaps prediction trough assembly simulation performed from unitary components measurement. - Gaps volumes translation into deposition trajectory. - Shims deposition with an additive manufacturing end-effector integrated on an industrial robot. - One-w

Advances made in LOCOMACHS

The innovation lies in measurement based gap prediction with assembly simulation that led to automatized shims manufacturing on components. The assembly simulation and automatized shimming allow to decrease manual successive operations and to anticipat

Contribution to LOCOMACHS High Level Objectives

  • Design and manufacturing rules defined and validated
  • Increased use of tolerance and variation management
  • Reduced recurring costs of shimming operations
  • Reduced recurring costs of dismantling operations
  • Reduced recurring costs through increased automation
  • Reduced NDI/NDT lead time
Lead partner EADS-IW
Other partner(s) ENS Cachan, TECNALIA
Contact Marc Douilly
Applicability field(s) Assembly tooling
Best fit build philosophy
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