A new approach to manual PCB assembly verification has helped one manufacturer significantly improve the quality of boards it manufactures for use in car audio devices. A self-contained camera system ensures that almost 50 components are correctly assembled before the boards move to the next stage.
With the new bonNDTinspect® system, Automation W+R enables the reliable assessment of surfaces that are to be bonded, painted or otherwise treated in subsequent process steps. The system is based on a patent held by Fraunhofer IFAM and machine vision components from STEMMER IMAGING.
Every day the lives of millions of people depend on intact tyres on cars and airplanes. The Carl Zeiss Optotechnik tyre inspection systems equipped with STEMMER IMAGING’s state-of-the-art machine vision components provide the maximum possible safety in this domain.
Eight Teledyne DALSA Spyder3 line scan cameras form the core of an inspection system developed by the Bavaria-based Sturm-Gruppe. The system checks sheet metal parts for compliance with required quality standards by using their CAD data for direct comparison.
Industrial vision plays an important role in reading unique identifiers in the form of 1D or 2D codes, alphanumerics or even braille for tracking and tracing applications in industries as diverse as aerospace, automotive, healthcare and pharmaceutical.
Any driver’s nightmare: the steering does not respond properly or not at all! To prevent situations like these, the automotive supplier Swoboda relies on the trevista image processing system for testing the components of for electronic steering controls.
Fast surface inspection of complex cast components
The CapaCam inspection system from the Fraunhofer Institute damage to complex cast components at Daimler AG.
Vision system and robotics ensure 100% quality
Johnson Controls uses 8 cameras to test up to 70 characteristics of car cockpits in 2 variants on the basis of 4 criteria.
Reliable under rough conditions
Thyssen Metal Forming: Reliable and effective use of vision systems in extremely rough industrial environment.