Automotive Success story

Cutting the perfect tread

Customer benefits
  • Significant increase in productivity
  • Enhanced accuracy in the reproduction of profiles
  • Fast learning of new tire variants
  • Increased flexibility thanks to offline programming
Stäubli RX160 robot at Continental
Before the actual carving can begin, the contour of the slick must be measured with a calibrated laser in order to compensate for surface irregularities in the generation of the profile.