Considerations for Refurbishing Large Riveting Systems 961880

Many of the large CNC controlled riveting systems that were purchased in the late 1970s and 1980s are beginning to show signs of dated technology. To protect the original investment in this equipment, aerospace companies are looking into refurbishing these machines. Issues such as pre-planning, teaming concepts, communications, and a thorough understanding of the equipment are essential to a successful project. This paper is based on the case history of one such refurbishment project.


Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »


Members save up to 43% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: Purchase more aerospace standards and aerospace material specifications and save! AeroPaks off a customized subscription plan that lets you pay for just the documents that you need, when you need them.