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Orbital Welding Head Held By Robot
Author and Affiliation:
Gangl, Kenneth J.(Rockwell International Corp.)
Graham, Benny F.(Rockwell International Corp.)
Nesmith, Malcolm F.(Rockwell International Corp.)
Mcferrin, David C.(Rockwell International Corp.)
Abstract: Orbital welding head positioned by robot controls motion and voltage of arc-welding torch mounted in head. New head encircles part at torch end, and held and manipulated by robot arm at opposite end. Entire welding operation automated. Useful for operations in hazardous environments.
Publication Date: Jul 01, 1992
Document ID:
19920000439
(Acquired Nov 04, 1995)
Accession Number: 92B10439
Subject Category: FABRICATION TECHNOLOGY
Report/Patent Number: MFS-29832
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 16; 7; P. 87
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center; Huntsville, AL, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: ARC WELDING; ROBOTICS; WELDING
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: Additional information available through: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV 26003, (Tel: 1-800-678-6882).
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