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Bore clearance check

The Bore Clearance Check is a device which protects the endoscope optics against mechanical damages caused by contacts with the bore surface or obstacles inside the bore. Obstacle can be chips, burrs or the bore ground. In any case of contact sensor is activated to send a command to the robot control for retract the endoscope out from the bore. In case of not obstacle the endoscope can grab the image while moving out of the bore.

Reported by

IHTECH Sondermaschinenbau und Instandhaltung GmbH
Kleinrammingerstr. 2c
4400 Steyr