This high-intensity, multidirectional lighting camera technology makes easy imaging of challenging part features on machined heads to provide a clear advantage for this automotive supplier.
With a need to focus on monitoring process quality during the manufacturing process, this laser radar system provides a unique alternative to the shortcomings of the traditional inspection methods.
Advanced scanning technology can now perform 3D analysis of a scanned turbine blade, automatic pour porosity volume analysis on an aluminum casting, 3D measurements with nominal-actual CAD comparisons on a machined aluminum cylinder head – and more.
This technical assessment explains how the new inspection methods for diagnostic measurement of sheet metal components and body-in-white assemblies at this Turkish automotive manufacturer involves cross scanners being used on coordinate measuring machines.
Retrofitting CMMs or articulated arms with new laser scanners is one affordable option among many that shops are considering.
Hexagon plans to expand AICON's optical and portable non-contact 3D measuring systems throughout their global footprint.
Their WLS qFLASH vision measurement system wins the Good Design Award from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design.
This is the first hands-on performance examination for portable laser tracking systems used in large-scale, in-place measurement of aircraft, automobiles, ships, power generation systems and more.
Taking measurements at ground zero on the machine or the shop floor is the name of the game, and here are some of the latest portable metrology systems that can provide those competitive capabilities.
The lightweight, ergonomic Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-20-8 from Hexagon is perfect for manual freeform surface inspections on intricate workpieces, even those with dark or shiny metallic materials.
Ideal for point cloud inspection, product benchmarking, 3D digitizing, virtual assembly, reverse engineering, rapid prototyping or CNC milling, the RS3 Integrated Scanner from Hexagon enables shops to inspect like-for-like parts in approximately half the time.