Our automated solutions

AUTOMATED
HONEYCOMB POTTING

Our Automated Honeycomb Potting system automatically applies potting material for local reinforcements in honeycomb sandwich panels. It saves labour cost, is more accurate and has a seamless automated workflow, from design to automated manufacturing.

'Our Automated Honeycomb Potting system automatically applies potting material for local reinforcements in honeycomb sandwich panels. It saves labour cost, is more accurate and has a seamless automated workflow, from design to automated manufacturing.'

- Marcus Kremers, CTO Airborne

Automated Honeycomb Potting

Integrated potting dispenser as end-effector on a XYZ-gantry connected to a 20-liter barrel emptying system or a co-robot loaded with 600ml cartridges

Advantages

  • Automated dispenser routing, directly from design data
  • Higher accuracy and repeatability of potting
  • Easy to use, plug & play¬†
  • System is easy scalable and can be integrated in larger production line
  • Reduction of labor, material consumption & non-conformities

Technical specifications

  • Honeycomb blanks up to 4000 x 3000 mm
  • Blank thicknesses tested up to 27 mm
  • Dosing speed up to 300 ml/min
  • Robot trajectory speed up to 65 mm/sec

Material specifications

  • Honeycomb blanks (Nomex)
  • Several potting compounds