Rex-Cut Blog

    Airline Seat Tracks? We've got an app for that.

    July 24, 2015

    Airline manufacturers design aircraft with tracks that go up and down the length of the fuselage. Seats can be secured in many positions along the track, providing airlines with multiple configuration options. Read More

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    Simple Way of Preventing Stress Cracks on Cast or Machined Parts

    July 24, 2015

    Precision parts for high stress applications cost thousands to manufacture. In aerospace or automotive manufacturing, an hour of production time can be worth $5000-$6000. Hydraulic pump parts in certain applications can cost as high as $25,000 for a single unit. With sky-high manufacturing costs, extending the amount of time these parts can stand up to high stress is important. Read More

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    Robotic Finishing on Aerospace turbine Blades: A Case Study in Success

    July 24, 2015

    Canadian firm AV&R Aerospace needed to refine their precision application of robotic deburring of aerospace turbine blades. Known as profiling, a precise edge is needed on the blades to control airflow while increasing efficiency and fuel economy in aircraft engines. Read More

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    Smooth Touch Type 1 – Successful in Robotic Deburring Cells

    September 5, 2013

    Smooth Touch Type 1 wheels are dense yet flexible and debur without changing a part’s geometry. These features allow Smooth Touch to leave an accurate edge when used in robotic deburring cells. Read More

    Filed under: aircraft