Historic of machining vibrations :Frederick W. Taylor wrote in 1907 that machining vibrations is «the most obscure and delicate of all problems facing the machininst», this is still true.
Historic of the VIBRACTION company :
- Created in 2009, Vibraction has a know-how based on 13 years of academic and industrial researches.
- In 2011, Vibraction received the special prize of the Innovation Jury of the major french Industrial exhibition.
- The funder of Vibraction, Dr. Lionel ARNAUD, has written numerous scientific and popularization articles.
- Based on 2 high level experts and one commercial, Vibraction is the leader in Europe on the specific topic of machining vibrations.
- Vibraction has among his clients : SANDVIK, SAFRAN group, BOSCH, FORD, RENAULT, PSA, GENERAL ELECTRIC, AREVA, ALSTOM, LIEBHERR-AEROSPACE, MECACHROME,...
- In 2014, the ChatterMaster method and software are used in 10 technician schools, near Toulouse and near Paris. Since 2016, expertises and software developpement are made with the help of the National School of Engineering of Tarbes (France)
Some comments about the ChatterMaster software :
"I don't see how this could work" -> 2007 (reseacher)
"I don't think it is possible" -> 2007 (machine builder)
"… but if it works, I would be interested" -> 2008 (machinist)
"… that interests us much" -> 2009 (machinist)
"… it is quite incredible in fact"
"This software is simple, it ask the good questions"
"We know many softwares, but I have rarely seen so simple to use" -> 2009 (CAM software reseller)