Radiography unit of helicopter blades
After repair, a composite blade must be W-Ray controlled in 3D in order to ensure the cohesion of the added fibers. This machine allows the positioning of X-ray source and sensor in all position aroud the blade.
Self-balanced manipulators are used in manual operation of assembly of the wings on the fuselage, they lift the assisted drilling unit in all position of rivets holes. The weight perceived by the operator is zero.
Special manipulators have been designed for A380, A320 and A350 Final Assembly Lines.
Examples of machines
MOTORIZED TROLLEY OF BLADE RADIOGRAPHY UNIT
Installed in La Courneuve plant of AIRBUS HELICOPTER, two identical radiography units are functioning since 2005.
SPECIAL MANIPULATORS ON FINAL ASSEMBLY LINE WORKSTATION
A successful integration in a very complex environment.
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Self-balanced manipulators for the A380 line before shipping.