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3D Scanning Speeds Assembly Line Changeovers

Posted February 04, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

A novel application of 3D scanner technology could help to speed retooling of automotive assembly lines. Researchers at Würzburg University are collaborating with a team at Volkswagen AG to streamline changeovers from one model to another.


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