Technical Absorbents
Techtextil North America

Free membership

Receive our weekly Newsletter
and set tailored daily news alerts.

Composites

AR for composites manufacturing with PlyMatch

PlyMatch uses augmented reality to show the live combined images of actual and target ply outlines and fibre orientation details on a monitor.

26th October 2018

Innovation in Textiles
 |  London

Transport/​Aerospace, Sports/​Outdoor

PlyMatch uses augmented reality to show the live combined images of actual and target ply outlines and fibre orientation details on a monitor. © Anaglyph  Anaglyph, the UK composites design and manufacturing solutions specialist, will demonstrate the latest version of its hand-layup ply placement technology PlyMatch at JEC World, in March.

PlyMatch uses augmented reality to show the live combined images of actual and target ply outlines and fibre orientation details on a monitor, so that the two can be matched by the operator. It is used for the accurate placement of plies in hand lay-up manufacture of composite parts, as well as for monitoring and validation of automated methods. It is particularly useful in case of complex geometries, with high curvature or enclosed spaces.

Read the full article on our Inside Composites website

Latest Reports

Business intelligence for the fibre, textiles and apparel industries: technologies, innovations, markets, investments, trade policy, sourcing, strategy...

Find out more