Coordinate Measuring Instruments

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable CMM Arm serves high-end 3D measurement applications.

January 22, 2016

Available in 6-axis models suited for touch-probe measurement and 7-axis models suited for high-speed laser scanning, 77 series ROMER Absolute Arm comes in 5 sizes with measuring ranges from 2.5–4.5 m. This portable coordinate measuring machine (PCMM), which offers acoustic and haptic operator feedback, can be switched on and used immediately without warm-up or referencing. Magnetic base (3000 N) offers mounting options for diverse applications and part sizes.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine targets small inspection labs.

October 29, 2015

Requiring just 1,100 x 1,400 mm of table space, DURAMAX LTE provides 500 x 500 x 500 mm measuring volume. System is equipped with VAST XXT scanning sensor which scans hundreds of points per second to gather data needed for accurate results. Extra leg room and soft-touch covers optimize operator comfort, while stylus changer option adds convenience. Machine also comes with integrated passive damping system and covered guideways for measuring lab protection. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Services

Coordinate Measuring Machine provides tube inspection.

October 19, 2015

Used with portable ROMER Absolute Arm CMM, TubeShaper software enables tube production, tube and pipe inspection, reverse engineering of tubes and tube assemblies, and tube gauging. Measurement plans can be created automatically in first-part inspection or set up offline prior to measurement. Advanced CAD engine enables import/export of tube data in various formats, as well as inspection of full tube assemblies including welded brackets, hangers, and flanges. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine operates from 15-40°C.

October 15, 2015

Insensitive to mechanical vibrations and temperature fluctuations, ZEISS DuraMax HTG delivers accuracy down to 3.2 microns at ambient temperatures ranging from 15–40°C, making it suited for non-air conditioned production areas. Z axis is insulated with hood and basic body of machine is equipped with reflecting stainless steel cover and special insulation. Machine can operate under temperature changes up to 50% per hour and 100% per day without compromising measurement quality. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine installs in any location.

September 1, 2015

Featuring portable design, XM Series performs high-precision measurements using onscreen interactive visual guide and handheld touch probe. No previous CMM programming experience is needed. User selects desired measurement parameters and measures target to complete programming. Augmented reality guidance images are created automatically, and measurement points with 3D elements are visually overlaid. Temperature and humidity operating ranges are 50–95°F and 20–80% RH, respectively. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Roughness Sensor enables all measurements on one CMM.

July 16, 2015

Simplifying QA workflow, ZEISS ROTOS is used via stylus changer interface on probe of coordinate measuring machine (CMM) under full CNC control and enables standard-compliant measurement of roughness and waviness on one CMM. All features of technical drawing can be fully captured with one CMM and displayed in one report, and various measuring positions can be reached without rechucking. Rotary axis can turn full 360° and be tilted perpendicularly to provide tilt range of 160°.
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Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vision System measures to 0.1 mm.

May 7, 2015

Compatible with full range of ST-Robotics’ arms and controller, Vision System can measure to 0.1 mm and send precise coordinates of object to robot. System comprises Matrox GigE 1,920 x 1,448 pixel camera; C-mount lens with zoom, focus, and exposure control; and LED lighting. Hardware and RobWin software are installed on user's PC, and second serial channel connects to robot controller, allowing real-time programming and testing of communication with camera. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-Ray Based CMM is designed for metrology.

May 7, 2015

Along with 225 kV X-ray source with 2 micron minimum detectability, CXMM 50 features built-in temperature control and vibration-isolated granite table that promote precise and accurate measurements. X-ray test system, suited for use as product development and QC tool, is fitted with flat panel DDA detector and intended for inspection of workpieces up to 11 kg with envelope up to 30 x 30 cm. Other features include 5-axis manipulator, adjustable magnification, and paired software package. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine supports large workpieces.

January 27, 2015

To accommodate large workpieces, ZEISS CONTURA is available with 900 x 1,200 x 800 mm, 900 x 1,600 x 800 mm, 1,200 x 1,800 x 1,000 mm, and 1,200 x 2,400 x 1,000 mm measuring ranges. Quality assurance platform offers tailored sensors, including VAST XTR gold with integrated rotary axis that adjusts to complex workpieces. Navigator technology and ZEISS CALYPSO software, also included, foster accelerated measurement for enhanced throughput. ZEISS AirSaver option is also available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

End-of-Line Camshaft Inspection Machine can measure 200 parts/hr.

December 10, 2014

Adcole 1310 High-Speed Camshaft Gage provides robot-fed 100% camshaft inspection by measuring 10 or more parameters with 0.1 micron resolution per data point or 3,600 data points per revolution. Along with Windows® 7-based software, features include utility upgrades with chatter analysis options, parameter warnings for programmable reports, and qs-Stat quality options. Automatic programmable headstock with 100 mm travel and programmable tailstock accelerate changeovers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

CMM offers measuring volume of 500 x 580 x 500 mm.

September 12, 2014

Designed for use on shop floor, TIGO SF utilizes HP-S-X1C probe sensor for scanning and point-to-point measurements of small- and medium-size parts. System can also be equipped with indexable HH-A line of probe heads, reaching more than 3,000 different positions. Structural thermal compensation allows measurements in temperature range of 59–86°F, while passive dampers protect machine from most common vibrations, and covers and bellows prevent contamination of moving parts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine uses variety of optical sensors.

May 27, 2014

Available in 8 sizes with measuring volume from 700 x 700 x 600 mm to 1200 x 2400 x 1000 mm, ZEISS CONTURA provides reliable quality control. direkt model with ZEISS VAST XXT probe enables scanning of small workpieces. For parts with different angular positions, RDS sensor with articulating probe holder can be positioned in 2.5° increments for more than 20,000 possible positions. Using ZEISS VAST XTR gold and VAST XT gold premium probes, aktiv configuration is suited for measurements deep inside part. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Measuring Arm delivers operational flexibility.

April 18, 2014

Providing tactile and non-contact dimensional measurements, ROMER Absolute Arm comes in 6-axis version with wrist designed around contours of human hand and 7-axis version with wrist featuring rotation centered around system probe. Both systems feature lockable, Zero-G counterbalance and are available with PC-DMIS Touch Portable measurement software. While 6-axis wrist also includes built-in work light and digital camera, 7-axis arm can accept integrated or external laser scanner.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Camshaft Measuring Machine features Siemens motion control.

March 20, 2014

Designed for use on factory floor, Model 1000 Surface Finish Gauge enables users to press one button and have all surface measurements such as Ra, Rp, Tp, and Rsk performed in one sequence on main and rod journals and thrust faces. System is built on rugged platform of structural steel and granite, and uses 3 stylus tips which are capable of scanning 2,000 points/nm. Users can perform gauge repeatability and reproducibility tests, prove machine capability, and qualify production equipment. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Shop Floor CMMs excel in harsh industrial conditions.

February 25, 2014

Using standard 110/220 V single-phase outlets with no need for shop air, Series 7.10.7 SF provides measuring stroke of 710 x 1,010 x 680 mm. Computer, controller, and interface boxes are housed in self-contained unit for transport on shop floor. Integrated part fixture system enables users to locate up to four 300 x 300 mm fixture plates or one 500 mm fixture plate on table. Using kinematic locating system, fixture plates can be quickly loaded and unloaded, allowing users to swap parts in seconds. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software, Machinery & Machining Tools

Dual CMM combines manual and automatic measurements.

February 24, 2014

Suitable for shop floor or laboratory, TESA MH3D-DUAL Coordinate Measuring Machine is equipped with data management software, which provides 7 measuring options, including points, lines, circles, planes, cones, spheres, and cylinders. Built-in automatic feature recognition function assists operator by suggesting best solution to measure small or large series of parts. With measurement accuracy of 2.5 µm, MH3D-DUAL facilitates quality assurance of prototypes and mechanical parts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine features touchscreen software.

December 9, 2013

Featuring half-gantry advanced alloy design with X and Y axis at same level, BENCHMARK™ CMM offers metrology platform for small and medium part CMM inspection. Full air-bearing system with Renishaw touch probe provides accuracy of 2.5 microns and measuring volume of 500 x 400 x 440 mm. Available in manual or CNC configurations, BENCHMARK can also be used as programmable production gauge. System comes equipped with TouchDMIS™ CMM software with full CAD capability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Robotics

Measuring Arms are available with touch-based interface.

October 31, 2013

ROMER measuring arm packages are available equipped with PC-DMIS Touch Portable measurement software. By using Multi-Touch display technology on tablet PC, operators physically interact with software's guided measurement sequences and report templates. One-time dimensions are executed via automated measurement sequences, while more complex measurement plans are created by following guided measurement sequences and measuring features directly on part. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics

Robot Assisted 3D Scanning System combines CMM and StereoSCAN.

September 5, 2013

DPA coordinate measuring machine, used in conjunction with breuckmann stereoSCAN, delivers automated 3D scanning capable of handling delicate structures or minute deviations. With change of lenses or repositioning of camera modules, system can be adjusted to suit any individual scanning task. Measuring fields ranging from few millimeters up to 1 m, and accuracy level of <1/10 mm is ensured by reference setup. Measuring processes can also be employed to create digital components archive. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine is designed for job shops.

July 3, 2013

Available with automated Renishaw touch or scanning probe heads, bridge-type Ares XL CMM consists of rigid alloy platform with silicon carbide Z axis column and integral dovetail X-axis machined directly into granite plate. Bridge beam is FEA designed alloy extrusion; rigid air bearings are applied on all axes; and 0.1 µm resolution measuring scales, using dynamic signal processing, provide sub-divisional error of better than ±30 nm. XYZ measuring range is 27.5 x 25.5 x 25.5 in. Read More