The Application of Single Point Incremental Forming Technology of Sheet Metal in Bus Prototyping
First of all, the theory, advantages and application of the Single Point Incremental Forming (SPIF) technology of sheet metal are introduced at the beginning of this paper; second, the traditional forming technologies of bus’s face and back in Chinese bus industry are compared; third, The advantages of the SPIF Technology of Sheet Metal in Bus Prototyping are analyzed; finally, the steps and methods of bus’s face design and prototyping with SPIF technology are elaborated through a real business case.
Xiaodong Zhang, Zhijiu Ai, Prasad Yarlagadda and Yun-Hae Kim
G. Liu "The Application of Single Point Incremental Forming Technology of Sheet Metal in Bus Prototyping", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 338, pp. 46-55, 2011