Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Automotive vehicle framing system










Image Number 13 for United States Patent #7857539.

A vehicle framing system for framing an automotive vehicle body from a plurality of separate body components wherein the body components each include a reference surface. The system includes an assembly station having spaced-apart frame members positioned so that, when a vehicle carrier supporting the vehicle body components is positioned at the assembly station, the frame members extend along opposite sides of the vehicle carrier. At least two docking stations are secured to each frame member at predetermined locations. A robot mounts its associated tool arm with a docking station. At least one set of reference block and framing clamp is secured to each tool arm and these framing clamps maintain the reference surfaces of the vehicle body components against the reference blocks to hold the vehicle components at a predetermined position relative to each other. After each robot positions each associated tool arm with the docking station, the robot disengages from the tool arm and then welds the body components together by a welding gun carried by the robots.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Inhibitors of the mevalonate pathway of Streptococcus pneumoniae
Pyrrolidine derivatives, pharmaceutical compositions containing the same, and methods of using the same
Performance monitoring of advanced process control systems
Modular system having expandable form factor
System and method for reducing antivirus false positives
Systems, methods, and devices for selling transaction instruments via web-based tool
Fluid-borne particle detector
  Randomly Featured Patents
Burglar alarm security circuit arrangement
Storage medium storing game program, game apparatus and game control method
Method of testing characteristics of battery set
Flow control valve
Miniaturized radio antenna element
Electronic signal processing apparatus
Shiftable elastic support bearing for vibration dampers for vehicles
Assembled windlass structure
Method for making a multi-laminate stent having superelastic articulated sections
Reverse reactive ion patterning of metal oxide films