Previously, 2D flat drawings had challenges to define the exact fastener locations on curved faces. The shop floor used to draw the fastener maps on nylon pieces and wrap the pieces around the doors to convey work instructions or run quality checks. Now the fastener maps that were previously made on nylon pieces have been digitized.
The HarnessWorks pilot program was featured in the November issue of Wiring Harness News. Download the full PDF here.
3-D innovation slashes production time, boosts design options and provides owners greater participation in their aircraft build.
Gulfstream‘s Savannah completions center has introduced 3D projection technology into its paint scheme development process.
Innovative Projection System Enables Faster, More Efficient Assembly of Center Fuselages
Northrop Grumman is opening up new production spaces and introducing advanced manufacturing technology on its F-35 center fuselage integrated assembly line (IAL) here in preparation for a doubling production in the next five years.
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