Using 'Polka Dots' for Precision 2
August 2, 2010
Gilbert Handley, quality engineer with Shape Fidelity Inc., of Huntsville, Ala., a contractor with the Ares I Upper Stage team, positions a three-dimensional, white-light scanner as he scans small sections of a fuel tank panel. The scanning process produces an accurate surface definition of the panel - providing a fully functional, 3D engineering model.
Topics: Health Medical Pharma, Image scanner, Office equipment, Space exploration, Technology Internet, Ares I, Spaceflight, Spacecraft, Shape Fidelity Inc., Quality Engineer, contractor, Huntsville, Alabama