When contract shop MetalQuest purchased its first multi-spindle, it also purchased a dedicated tool presetter for the machine. Learn why the company president feels shops of all sizes can benefit from measuring tools offline.
More of the part can be viewed in every image, enabling greater efficiency and accuracy for quality control processes.
A Micro-mirror Array Lens System (MALS) simplifies the imaging and documentation process, enabling faster inspections and higher throughput.
Verisurf Software for Faro Arms improves performance, capabilities and universal compatibility.
Production Machining’s April Showcase includes Big Kaiser, L.S. Starrett, LK Metrology, Vison Engineering, Verisurf Software and Carl Zeiss Microscopy names.
Automated video measurement system’s features include advanced video edge detection, easy reporting and data export, DXF overlays and profile fitting, with a thread measurement option.
Advanced wireless data collection system for acquiring precision measurement data features extended range, data security, multiple gateways, compact size and high speed.
Portal provides remote access to information on the status and performance of all connected metrology devices.
The system can also be configured to send measurements directly into the numerical control tool’s offset table.
More than 100 electronic digital micrometers feature improved ergonomics, functionality and productivity.
Most machine shops understand the value of automation when it is applied to such operations as turning, milling and grinding.
Industrial metrology professionals are constantly tasked with finding the best methodology to inspect parts.
Live discussion on Dec. 18 focuses on MetalQuest’s decision to diversify by adding its first CNC multi-spindle machine for greatly reduced cycle times on an existing high-volume job.
Multiple sensor microscopic-form measurement system uses combined coordinate measuring machine and vision measurement system technology, and features a microform scanning probe.
Process control is a bigger deal for high-volume CNC machining operations to eliminate scads of scrap/rework because a problem was not identified early on.
System has dual optical systems and touch-probe capability to measure parts with a diverse range of feature sizes and geometries.
Mahr’s MarSurf M 310 mobile surface measurement system offers high-precision measurements to test surface roughness on small and large workpieces.
Renishaw FixtureBuilder 8.0 3D-modelling software offers measurement advances.