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Brake Line Nut Inspection

This vision system checks which type of nut has been fitted to the brake line.

The system can perform the following functions:

  • Check that the correct sized nut has been fitted
  • Ensure that the nut has been fitted in the correct orientation
  • Locate damaged thread on viewed portion

The features of the system are:

  • Robust In-Sight vision sensor with industrial housing
  • Simple operation utilising PatMax from Cognex to recognise and identify many different types of part types
  • Sensor can be left to run as a stand alone unit with or without operator interface
  • Results passed to PLC via Ethernet connection so PLC can act on results

 

 

 

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