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‘METROLOGY BREW’ News Bulletin – May 11th

Read a quick summary of metrology and smart manufacturing news from the past 7 days.

Gear Inspection Drives Onto The Shop-Floor

Gleason are adding significant value to shop floor gear inspection, addressing shop floor bottlenecks including waiting time for gear lab availability or higher quality demands regarding gear noise, power density, and reliability with the availability of two new solutions. Gear Lab Integrates Into the Production Flow The Gleason 300GMSP Gear Inspection System … read more

GOM Launch Interchangeable Lens 3D Scanner For Complex Inspection Tasks

GOM’s new ATOS Q is a powerful 3D scanner for complex inspection tasks. The light and flexible system is equipped with interchangeable lenses suitable for small to medium-sized parts and comes with the latest GOM software. When it comes to product quality assurance and process optimization, many companies rely on GOM’s … read more

Quality Data – The Fuel Of The Modern World

In order to fully realize your data’s potential in the pursuit of increased productivity and efficiency, three factors in particular are crucial: companies need to collect the right data and ensure a seamless transfer of information across the entire value creation chain so that ultimately this can be properly correlated … read more

Hexapod Real Accuracy v Marketing Accuracy Defined

The patented Hybrid Hexapod was developed by ALIO to address the critical weaknesses of conventional legacy hexapod designs, as well as the weaknesses of stacked serial stages, and to achieve nanometer-level accuracy, repeatability, and high-integrity flatness and straightness during motion.  It utilizes a tripod parallel kinematics structure to deliver Z … read more

Unlocking Mysteries Of Universe With Advanced Measurement Equipment

Created in 1995, the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (CRAL) is a fundamental research laboratory for major observatories that focuses on astrophysics and instrument development. Teams of opticians, mechanics, project managers, computational scientists and electronic engineers at CRAL are building spectrographs to equip large research telescopes around the world. … read more



Smart Factory CMM Delivers Faster Measurements

Designed for tomorrow’s IOT production environment, Mitutoyo’s new-generation CNC CMM delivers advances in accuracy, speed and versatility for the smart factory of the future. This brand-new CMM design provides cutting-edge capability in a range of models to cover practically any measurement application in the small to mid-sized part range. The CRYSTA-Apex … read more

Renishaw Launch New Substrate Mastered Encoder Scale

Renishaw has launched the latest addition to its RKL linear encoder scale family. The new RKLA substrate mastered encoder scale is designed to adopt the thermal behavior of the underlying substrate. It is compatible with Renishaw’s RESOLUTE absolute encoder series. RKLA substrate mastered encoder scale is a narrow, low cross-sectional area, … read more

Data Collection Improves Quality Of Manufacturing Processes

Over the years, manufacturing industries have implemented several process improvements in order to guarantee high quality products and reduce costs, but there is still room for improvement. A huge potential is represented by data collection. Industries, such as aerospace or automotive, are realizing the importance of data collection to improve operational efficiency. … read more

NCSIMUL Digital Twin Software 2021 Release

An array of new and enhanced functionality keeps the latest digital twin software from Hexagon at the very forefront of Industry 4.0 Smart Factory technology, by increasing CNC program quality through automatic and predictive analysis. NCSIMUL virtually builds the real-life machining environment to avoid errors, decrease set-up times and switch CNC … read more

Robot Programming & Simulation Software Expands European Presence

Robot software provider RoboDK has teamed up with automation specialists RobCo S.W.A.T. from Bulgaria to provide the world’s leading automotive experts with advanced Industry 4.0 solutions. “We’re honored to partner with RobCo S.W.A.T. to provide flexible and efficient automation systems for global automotive car manufacturers such as Audi, Volkswagen, Lamborghini and … read more

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