IIAE CONFERENCE SYSTEM, The 2nd International Conference on Industrial Application Engineering 2014 (ICIAE2014)

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Tooth Width and Pitch of Circle Saw Blade Research Based on Vision Measurement
Kun Yang, Mingxin Zhang, Xiaobin Xie, Jinlong Zheng, Panhong Nie

Last modified: 2014-03-25

Abstract


The uneven length of saw blade’s tooth width and pitch affects their life span seriously. At present, the manual measurements are mostly applied to inspect it, with low efficiency and low accuracy. This paper proposes a new method of measuring circular saw blades’ tooth width and pitch according to manual measurement based on vision measurement. The method uses techniques including threshold segmentation, feature extraction, morphology and sub-pixel. After preprocess, the smooth contours of saw blade can be got. On the basis of it, the number of teeth, tooth width and pitch length is obtained. By analyzing the experimental results, the average error of the method is 0.678 pixels, estimation error is 0.067 mm.

Keywords


Circular Saw Blades, Vision Measurements, Tooth Width Measurement, Pitch Measurement.

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