Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments
Height Gage combines manual and motorized operation.
Press Release Summary:
March 18, 2004 - With TESA® rotary power feature, electronic MICRO-HITE plus M enables users to switch between manual and motorized operation. It has constant measuring force of 1N and is available with 14, 24, or 36 in. of travel. On-board microprocessor automatically compensates for probe size, calculates size of slots and projections, and determines centerlines of features. Keyboard controls 1D measurement operations, while icons provide operator guidance.
Original Press Release
New Brown & Sharpe Micro-Hite plus M Electronic Height Gage Combines Manual and Motorized Operation
Press release date: March 3, 2004
NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI--The MICRO-HITE plus M Electronic Height Gage from Brown & Sharpe combines the positioning speed of a manual height gage with the precision and user friendliness of a motorized height gage.
With the exclusive TESA® rotary power feature, users can switch between manual and motorized operation for improved inspection throughput and operator productivity with no loss of measurement accuracy.
The MICRO-HITE plus M Electronic Height Gage provides high accuracy and repeatability with a constant measuring force of 1N. An on-board microprocessor automatically compensates for the probe size, calculates the size of slots and projections, and determines the centerlines of features.
A simple-to-use keyboard controls 1D measurement operations. Easy-to-read icons guide operators through flat surface and diameter measurements with speed and accuracy.
Special mechanical alignment allows the MICRO-HITE plus M Electronic Height Gage to be used in combination with a test indicator to quickly and accurately inspect the squareness of parts on a surface plate.
All MICRO-HITE probe holders and probes, as well as CAPAX 2000 probes can be used with the MICRO-HITE plus M Electronic Height Gage.
MICRO-HITE plus M Electronic height Gages are available with 14"/365 mm, 24"/615 mm or 36"/920 mm of travel. The measuring range can be extended with optional insert holders.
Brown & Sharpe, 200 Frenchtown Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852-1700, 1-800-283-3600, FAX (401) 886-2553, www.brownandsharpe.com.