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Mahr Federal, Inc.

1144 Eddy St., Providence, RI, 02905, USA

  • 800-343-2050

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Tom Rankin
USA
Phone: 401-884-4090
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Mahr Federal, Inc.

test & measuring instruments

Digital Calipers and Indicators offer wireless communication.

May 9, 2016

Equipped with low-power transmitters, MarCal Digital Calipers and MarCator Digital Indicators send data to MarConnect i-stick wireless receiver, which supports up to 8 instruments with range up to 12 m. Users can take measurement and transmit data directly into MS Excel or via keyboard code into Windows program without external transmitters. MarConnect wireless interface is active as soon as i-stick is plugged in, and each caliper/indicator is identified by signal coding in MarCom software. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Universal ID/OD Measurement Gage is precise, stable, flexible.

March 10, 2016

Built on finely ground, hard chrome-plated column, Multimar 844 T measures ODs and IDs up to 2,500 mm. Precision guideway with ball bearings on moveable arm promote reliability and repeatability, while heat isolating handles reduce thermal influences. Stationary measuring arm can be moved along column for coarse adjustment, and constant measuring force is applied due to built-in spring. Direction of measuring force and measuring arms can be changed for external or internal dimensions. Read More

laboratory and research supplies & equipment, optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments, vision systems

Metrology System offers measuring speed of 200 mm/s.

February 23, 2016

Equipped with CMOS matrix camera with 4 million pixels and ability to acquire more than 120 frame/sec, MarShaft SCOPE 250 plus provides fully automatic measurement of smaller shafts and turned parts directly on shop floor. System measures parts up to 40 mm in diameter and 250 mm in length, with Maximum Permissible Error of less than 1.5 microns + L/40 when measuring diameter and 3 microns + L/125 when measuring length. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Waterproof Digital Calipers feature 3-year battery life.

February 17, 2016

In addition to ergonomic design with lapped guideway surfaces, non-slip thumb support, and display with 11 mm digits for fatigue-free reading, MarCal 16 EWR features guideway locking screw and electronic LOCK function to help prevent operating error. Zero-reference system automatically stores zero position for further measurements. While IP67 construction delivers protection against dust and temporary water immersion, finished plastic components also provide chemical resistance. Read More

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Roughness and Contour Measuring System is built for precision.

January 27, 2016

Able to generate surface finish and contour measurements in one pass, MarSurf® UD 130 features measuring speeds to 5 mm/sec, biomimetic probe design, and automatic probe arm recognition. Travel length is 130 mm, Z-axis measuring range is up to 20 mm, and resolution is 2 nm. While interferometric probe system provides technical data, probe movement is registered by photodiodes and evaluated electronically. Different probe tip geometries are available for different measuring tasks. Read More

optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments

Precision Instruments automate shaft and microscopy measurements.

August 11, 2015

Providing automatic measurement of shafts and turned parts directly on shop floor, MarShaft&trade; SCOPE 250 optical shaft measurement system plus features matrix camera with 4 million pixels and measures parts up to 250 mm long and 40 mm dia. MPE (Maximum Permissible Error) is <1.5 microns + L/40 for diameter and 3 microns + L/125 for length. Also available, MarVision QM 300 video measuring microscope features automatic image processing and measures/dimensions geometric elements. Read More

mechanical power transmission

Digital IC Amplifier features selectable scales.

July 23, 2015

Millimar C1200, powered by rechargeable batteries or external power supply, features display that can be adjusted to viewing angles between 0° and 90°. With ±5,000 µm range and 0.1 µm reading resolution, display provides clear and responsive analog readings with selectable analog scale, numeric digital readings, or both. Single probe input accommodates standard or long-range inductive probes, and data output is available using MarConnect cables for Digimatic, Opto-RS 232, or USB interface. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Optical Measurement System offers touchscreen operation, low MPE.

June 5, 2015

Used for shop floor measurement of shafts and turned parts up to 40 mm dia x 250 mm long, fully automatic MarShaft&trade; SCOPE 250 features Max Permissible Error (MPE) of <1.5 microns + L/40 for diameter and 3 microns + L/125 for length. Hi-Res CMOS matrix camera with 4 million pixels has live image field of view of 40 x 24 mm, Z-axis positioning speeds reach 200 mm/sec, and image acquisition rate is >120 images/sec. Zoom functions allow measurement of such small details as chamfers and radii. Read More

optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments, vision systems

Video Measuring Microscope offers image processing capability.

May 1, 2015

Used for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection allows even low-contrast features to be measured, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Measuring Station evaluates optical components.

March 2, 2015

CNC operated with 9 motorized axes, including 4 measuring axes, MarForm MFU 200 Aspheric 3D provides 2D and 3D testing to support entire lens production process. Machine offers precise path control, interferometric point sensor for fully non-contact measurements, and tactile probing system. Measuring complete topography of optical components, system also allows measurement of interrupted surfaces since probe can automatically move over interruption. Read More

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Portable Surface Finish Gauge offers one-button operation.

February 19, 2015

Available with 10 or 5 µm radius tip on provided general-purpose probe, Pocket Surf® IV displays Ra, Rz, or Rmax with one measurement stroke. MarConnect universal interface allows USB, RS-232, or Digimatic output of data by choosing appropriate cable, and LCD shows measured roughness value in microinches or micrometers within 0.5 sec after surface is traversed. Gauge offers 4 switchable probe positions &mdash; axial (folded) or at 90°, 180°, or 270° &mdash; and selectable traverse lengths. Read More

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Digital Indicators offer selectable resolution feature.

February 18, 2015

Offering 5 different resolutions ranging from 0.00002&ndash;0.0005 in., MarCator Digital Indicators include Model 1086 R with large display, Model 1086 WR with large display and wetproof IP54 rating, and Models 1087 R and BR with analog/digital display and dynamics. Units are also available in Ri version with built-in wireless system for transmission of measurements. For mounting into existing gauges, indicators are available with 3/8 in. mounting stems and full range of backs. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Bore and Snap Gages replace discontinued TESA products.

February 9, 2015

Available with dial or digital indicator and integrated wireless data transmitters, 1280 P Adjustable Bore Gauges measure diameters from 0.50&ndash;8 in. with extensions, and depths from 3&ndash;48 in. Self-centering 844 N Adjustable Bore Gauges measure diameters from 0.7&ndash;32 in. and are virtually impervious to temperature changes. With OD measuring capacity from 0&ndash;20 in., 300 P Snap Gauges feature Channel Lock design that assures precisely parallel anvil surfaces, with positive position locking at any point. Read More

optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments, vision systems

Video Measuring Microscope integrates image processing abilities.

November 18, 2014

Designed for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision QM 300 integrates CCD color camera, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 8-based M3 software. Automated video edge detection enables measurement of even low-contrast features, while multi-touch function provides accelerated and continuous measurements. Other features include 1.57 in. adjustable measuring table with 0.4 in. depth of focus, 5 MP camera system, and LED illumination. Read More

optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments, vision systems

Video Measuring Microscope integrates image processing abilities.

July 1, 2014

Designed for measuring/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens (0.7&ndash;4.5X magnification), 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection enables measurement of even low contrast features, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification. Illumination is provided by LED ring top light and table-mounted Telecentric LED transmitted light. Read More

test & measuring instruments

3D Surface Measuring Systems use white light/confocal microscopy.

June 4, 2014

MarSurf® WM 100, which uses white light interferometer, and MarSurf CWM 100, which includes white light and confocal microscopy, are intended for measuring optical, technical, and reflecting surfaces and provide 3D topographical analysis. Both systems provide non-contact measurement of surface structures with sub-nanometer resolution. While confocal microscopy better serves measurement of dark surface structures, white light interferometry suits polished, shiny surfaces. Read More

optics & photonics

Video Measuring Microscope includes image processing.

May 9, 2014

Designed for measurement and/or dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 incorporates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection allows even low contrast features to be measured, while Multi Touch function provides quick and continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. MarVision MM 320 rests on hardened granite base with precision mounted XY table. Read More

optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments, vision systems

Video Measuring Microscope offers integrated image processing.

April 17, 2014

Designed for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 incorporates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection enables measurement of low-contrast features, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. Applications range from cutting tools to miniaturized electronic components. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Digital Calipers support wireless data transmission.

April 9, 2014

Using wireless technology, MarCal 16 EWRi Digital Calipers can send data to small i-stick receiver resembling USB flash drive. IP67-rated units feature large digital display, lapped guideways, and reference system that retains zero position setting. With MarCom software, users can take measurements and transmit data directly into MS Excel or via keyboard code into any Windows program without cables. It is also possible to apply wireless data collection capabilities to existing SPC applications. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Digital Calipers incorporate wireless data transmission.

February 13, 2014

Using wireless technology, MarCal 16 EWRi digital calipers send data to i-stick receiver. MarCom software further facilitates data acquisition by allowing transmission of measuring data directly into MS Excel or via keyboard code into any Windows program without cables. It is also possible to apply 16 EWRi wireless data collection capabilities to existing SPC applications. With range of up to 12 m, each MarConnect i-stick wireless receiver supports up to 8 measuring instruments. Read More

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