Metrology Newsletter 18th September 2017

Updated Klingelnberg Gear Measuring Center Performs Surface Roughness Measurements

Versatility and process integration were the main development focus of the next version of the Klingenberg P 65 Precision Gear Measuring Center. Klingelnberg has continued its path of complete measurement of axially symmetrical components in production: All measurement tasks on axially symmetrical components are possible on one device without additional …

 


Programmable Electric Actuators Perform High Speed High Accuracy Measurements

Programmable electric actuators have been increasingly favored as airless substitutes for LVDT’s and ball screws. Many manufacturers have adopted programmable electric actuators for their high speed, high precision, and flexible programming. SMAC electric actuators have programmable velocity, position and force, and the ability to give feedback on the work. To measure …

 

ZEISS Car Body Forum To Present Correlation-Free Measurement

ZEISS consider correlation-free measurement a game changer since it will fundamentally and permanently alter in-line measuring technology and ultimately the world of manufacturing. This innovative new product ZEISS AICell trace not only enables automotive manufacturers to make measuring and production more efficient, but also brings them significantly closer to the Smart Factory …

 

Creaform Announce Go!SCAN 3D Scanner Promotional Package

Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions has announced a limited time promotional offer for its white-light professional-grade 3D scanners, the Go!SCAN 3D. The special pricing also includes the scan-to-CAD software, VXmodel. 3D scanning has proven to speed up product development, improve quality and lower production costs. Creaform introduces users …

 

CMM Non Contact Vision Probe

The Deva 036 Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) non contact Vision Probe is an all in one complete solution from UK’s Deva Electronics. The probe offers a high resolution image sensor, compact optics and flexible LED lighting offering optical measurements and efficiency for a CMM. The 036 Vision Probe employs 32 individually …

 

 

Perceptron Awarded European Multi-Plant Automotive Gauging Project

Perceptron, Inc., a leading global provider of 3D automated metrology solutions has announced that a prominent global automotive manufacturer has selected Perceptron as their preferred supplier for in-line dimensional gauging systems in Europe over the next three years. “This order is a strategic win for Perceptron and reinforces our unique competitive …

 

Scanflash Offers Fast, High Precision, 3D Production Measurements

French company ESPI has developed Scanflash, a new generation measuring machine, designed to operate in the work-shop or on the final production line. Building on 20 years experience in the development of special purpose machines for the rapid measurement of production parts ESPI has designed Scanflash to withstand harsh production …

 

Frazer-Nash Enhances Inspection Capabilities with Aberlink Axiom Too CMM

Boasting a proud heritage stretching back nearly 100 years, UK Frazer-Nash Manufacturing Limited is a precision engineering and manufacturing company that has earned a reputation for technical innovation and for delivering high-quality value for money projects. Serving a domestic and international customer base that is predominantly involved in the demanding …