Reducing the Dynamic Errors of Coordinate Measuring Machines

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Chensong Dong, Chuck Zhang, Ben Wang

Department of Industrial Engineering, Florida A&M University-Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32310

Guoxiong Zhang

College of Precision Instrument and Opto-electronics Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin, 300072, P. R. China

J. Mech. Des 125(4), 831-839 (Jan 22, 2004) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1623185 History: Received October 01, 2002; Revised February 01, 2003; Online January 22, 2004
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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Pitch and Yaw caused by acceleration in the x direction
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Measurement setup of rotational errors using a laser interferometer
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Maximum pitch caused by dynamic inertial forces
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A simple pocket orifice restrictor
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Air pad and coordinate system
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Proportional splitting method
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Air bearing system of ZOO2 CMMs
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Computational result of original air bearings
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Measurement setup for air gap height
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Measurement result of air gap height
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Computational result of original air bearings
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Dynamic rotational error




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