Gas Turbine Inspection Robot
This 7 axis robotic arm was designed and built by Nova Technology to visually inspect gas turbine components without disassembling the turbine. The computer controlled arm performs complex multi-axis moves to position its two high resolution cameras through a 3/4" gap.
7 axis robotic arm
"Teach" and "Playback" modes for easy programming
Motion paths stored on computer hard drive
Fits through 3/4" gap!!
PC based joystick controls all 7 axes, lights, and focus
Dual high resolution cameras.
Manual focus controls allow inspection of components 1/2" from the camera lens to infinity.
Adjustable lamp for precise lighting
VCR records video feed from inspection cameras
Video micrometer accurately measures defects
Operates at temperatures up to 120°F
Easy to use Windows based control software
Simple one-touch controls to move to the next inspection point
Program stops at each inspection point and allows the operator to pan and tilt the cameras
Arm position is overlayed onto the video feed and recorded
Digital frame grabber
Manual overrides to control individual axes
Position based teach mode.
Store an unlimited number of motion paths on PC's hard drive.
Custom software available.