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Recent patents with Phillip John Crothers listed as an inventor - additional entries may be under other spellings.

Phillip John Crothers - Related organizations: The Boeing Company patents

Substantially simultaneous manufacturing functions

08/25/16 - 20160243702 - A method and apparatus for performing manufacturing functions on a workpiece. The apparatus may comprise a base, a plurality of autonomous functional components, and a plurality of autonomous movement systems. Each functional component of the plurality of autonomous functional components may be configured to perform a respective function. The plurality
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers

Apparatus and method for coupling an end effector to a structure

06/09/16 - 20160161055 - A base assembly for coupling an end effector to a structure includes a first side and an opposite second side. The first side configured to couple to the end effector. The base assembly also includes at least one cavity disposed on the second side, and at least one pneumatic generator
Inventors: David Michael Bain, Phillip John Crothers, Ashleigh Raoul Nesbit

Method and apparatus for customizing tool paths

06/19/14 - 20140172152 - A method and apparatus for customizing tool paths. A reference tool path is identified for a tool based on an expected shape for a surface of an object. Offset data is generated for a plurality of sample points identified for use in evaluating the surface of the object. The offset
Inventors: David Michael Bain, Martin Alexander Szarski, Phillip John Crothers

Method and apparatus for laying up barrel-shaped composite structures

03/29/12 - 20120073738 - A body-of-revolution composite structure is fabricated by providing an OML mold having an interior tool surface on which a composite layup may be formed and moving a manipulator through the interior of the mold. An end-effector on the manipulator is used to apply composite material to the tool surface, and
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers

Integration of manufacturing control functions using a multi-functional vision system

08/18/11 - 20110200245 - A manufacturing control system comprises a vision system for viewing operations within a manufacturing area and for producing vision data representing the viewed operations. A systems control analyzes the vision data, and controls at least two control functions related to the manufacturing operations based on the analyzed vision data.
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers

Determinant assembly system for manufacturing objects

05/26/11 - 20110119919 - A Method and apparatus may be present for processing parts. A first part may be positioned in a first position. A first number of features may be formed on the first part using a feature forming system at a number of points for attachment to a second part. The second
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers

Component repair using reverse engineering

06/24/10 - 20100161100 - A method for modifying a component may comprise measuring the component using a modifying tool, and recording position data for the component based on the measuring. A path for the modifying tool may be provided using the position data, and the component may be modified by moving the same modifying
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers, Robert Coulter Fraser

Conforming components using reverse engineering

06/24/10 - 20100161094 - A method for conforming components may comprise measuring a first component using a conforming tool, and recording position data for the first component based on the measuring. A path for the conforming tool may be provided using the position data, and a second component may be modified by moving the
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers

Geometric inspection of machined objects

06/17/10 - 20100153058 - A method and apparatus may be present for inspecting an object. A plurality of locations associated with a plurality of operations performed by a tool on the object may be tracked. The plurality of locations is tracked while the plurality of operations is performed on the object. A path for
Inventors: Phillip John Crothers, Peter Nathan Steele, Geoffrey King Shun Lam

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