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Bespoke Shop-Floor CMM Solution Aids Inspection Efficiency

Mitutoyo Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs) cover practically all precision 3D measuring applications and are available in a wide range of sizes and accuracy classes. Further improving their effectiveness in more specialised areas, Mitutoyo are able to offer complete turnkey CMM systems, including  programming and bespoke fixturing. The recent installation of a comprehensive turnkey CMM solution at Tecomet in the UK, illustrates the advanced design and… Continue reading Bespoke Shop-Floor CMM Solution Aids Inspection Efficiency

3D Adhesive Bead Inspection Laser Sensor

Increasing demands for product quality and, as a result, high-quality adhesive bonds are becoming ever more important in the automotive industry. With RTVision.3d from QUISS, it is now possible not only to measure the width, position, and continuity of the bead application but also its height. This provides insights into the applied material volume. RTVision.3d… Continue reading 3D Adhesive Bead Inspection Laser Sensor

Machine Vision Analyzer Reveals Causes of Pressings Defects

In 2019, Schuler developed a camera-based monitoring system for presses under the name ‘Visual Die Protection’ (VDP). The system is part of the ‘Digital Suite’ in which Schuler has brought together its solutions for networking forming technology. VDP detects foreign objects or other sources of danger in real time and stops the press before damage… Continue reading Machine Vision Analyzer Reveals Causes of Pressings Defects

Measure Where You Manufacture – Robo SCAN-R Turnkey Shop Floor Inspection Solution

UK based Measurement Solutions Limited (MSL) has announced the release of its Robo SCAN-R to help facilitate manufacturers to take their first steps into automation and automated metrology and inspection. Using a Universal Robot integrated into a portable workstation provides a cost effective way forward to increase Robot adoption for inspection applications. The Robo SCAN-R… Continue reading Measure Where You Manufacture – Robo SCAN-R Turnkey Shop Floor Inspection Solution

Simplifying Metrology System Selection for Medical Applications

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High Precision Tester Offers Five Roll Gear Testing Methods

The Höfler Cylindrical Gear Roll Testing Machine R 300 is the latest machine development from the engineering company Klingelnberg in the area of cylindrical gear technology. Designed for all five roll testing methods, this compact machine is the ideal solution for anyone who wants to combine inspection cycles and reduce disassembly costs while benefiting from… Continue reading High Precision Tester Offers Five Roll Gear Testing Methods

Collaboration Focused on New Metal Testing Technology of Hard Metals

Plastometrex is a technology company formed by a team of materials scientists, all formerly of the University of Cambridge. The company combines advanced numerical methods with novel hardware systems to create advanced metal testing methods and products. Plastometrex’s flagship product, the benchtop Indentation Plastometer, reduces the time needed to test the strength of metals from… Continue reading Collaboration Focused on New Metal Testing Technology of Hard Metals

ISO Standard – A Simplified Process for Tracker Interim Testing

Maintaining confidence in laser tracker and laser radar accuracy has taken a significant leap forward with the release of the ISO 10360-10:2021 on August 31 2021. The big picture is that this new ISO Standard has been simplified, with a reduced number of required measurements. More significantly for end-users, Annex E of this new ISO… Continue reading ISO Standard – A Simplified Process for Tracker Interim Testing

ZEISS Announce #measuringhero 2021 Award Winners

Zeiss has announced the winners of its 2021 #measuringhero Awards. Applications from 28 countries were received exhibiting fascinating experiences from the field of quality assurance and personal connections to ZEISS. The expert jury, which included Metrology News Publishing Editor Keith Mills, voted for entries of the ZEISS #measuringhero Award 2021 to determine the winners which… Continue reading ZEISS Announce #measuringhero 2021 Award Winners

‘METROLOGY BREW’ News Bulletin – September 27th

Read a quick summary of metrology and smart manufacturing news from the past 7 days. TKH Launches Combined Vision Technologies Umbrella Brand TKH Group has announce the launch of the TKH Vision umbrella brand. TKH Group is combining the vision technology companies in the group, Allied Vision, Chromasens, LMI Technologies, Mikrotron, NET, SVS-Vistek and Tattile… Continue reading ‘METROLOGY BREW’ News Bulletin – September 27th