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Automated Measurement & Inspection

Here are some of the latest advances in automated measurement that can help improve the productivity and capability of your inspection processes.

Cutting Through Surface Noise: Easy Cylinder Head Inspection

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.

All-Touch CMM Software

This touch technology introduces smart phone productivity into the operation of coordinate measuring machines, portable arms and laser trackers.

Taking Off Safely

By linking CAM software into an advanced tool presetting system, this airline manufacturing unit efficiently manages a large tooling database and machining simulation on highly complex aircraft parts to quickly respond to market changes.

Breathe New Life Into New and Existing CMMs

By retrofitting a manual CMM to run Verisurf software, a shop adds additional functionality and productivity features that are quickly becoming requirements of manufacturing and quality engineers.

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Software: Industry News

Automated Precision Services Division Expands to New Building

This new 14,000 sq ft of office and calibration laboratory space will service and support the increasing demand of their newer Omnitrac 2 laser tracker models.

Sigma Labs Partners with Jaguar Precision Machine

The two companies will work together to manufacture 3D-printed parts for aerospace and defense applications, with contracts expected this year.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Partners with Wichita State

They are collaborating on automated scanning systems for aerospace applications, hosting technology workshops and training events.

 

Software: Products

Complete 3D Analysis of Tools and Parts

By combining a transmitted light camera and laser sensor to scan, then digitize cutting tools and production parts, the Walter HELICHECK 3D non-contact CNC measuring machine from United Grinding can create 3D models of those tools and/or parts that users can save, process, analyze and measure.

Modular, Scalable Platform Tube and Pipe Inspection

The Total Vu HMI software platform from LaserLinc hosts laser micrometers and ultrasonic devices. For specific measurement applications, combine any set of standard features and optional plug-in modules to create the perfect measurement solution.

Optimized Bending Production

The BendingStudio software platform from AICON 3D Systems interconnects work at different workstations to make measurement even more efficient. Users can store their data on a central server and still use them for measurements.