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Determination of Geometry-Based Errors for Interpolated Tool Paths in Five-Axis Surface Machining

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O. Remus Tutunea-Fatan, Hsi-Yung Feng

Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B9

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 127(1), 60-67 (Mar 21, 2005) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1831285 History: Received January 08, 2003; Revised March 12, 2004; Online March 21, 2005
Copyright © 2005 by ASME
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Figures

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Discretization of a given CC tool path
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Local and tool coordinate systems
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Interpolated tool movement for a spindle rotating five-axis CNC machine
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Position of the geometry-based error point on the bottom tool circle
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Chordal deviations and actual geometry-based errors
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A toroidal surface with the toroidal plane parallel to the XZ plane
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Machining a circular path on a toroidal surface with a spindle rotating CNC machine
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Interpolated and ideal path functions
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Machining a circular path on a toroidal surface with a rotary table CNC machine
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The bicubic Bezier surface patch to be machined
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Geometry-based errors for an iso-parametric tool path on the Bezier surface

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