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Test & Measuring Instruments -> Displacement & Length Measuring Instruments


Displacement & Length Measuring Instruments







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Dimensional Measuring Machine offers large field-of-view.

Dimensional Measuring Machine offers large field-of-view.

RAM Optical Instrumentation    Tempe, AZ 85281-7215
Aug 01, 2014 Coupling 100 mm field of view with precision moving stage featuring 150 mm X-axis range, QVI SNAP DM 200 measures parts up to 250 mm in size. Built-in image stitching combines multiple part images into single large image, allowing fast measurement and clear visualization of entire part. Built to handle temperature and vibration extremes, machine also has dual magnification lens system that offers additional resolution for precise measurement of smaller features.

Digital Skinfold Caliper provides jaw opening of 120 mm.

Digital Skinfold Caliper provides jaw opening of 120 mm.

SKYNDEX    Albuquerque, NM 87113
Jun 09, 2014 With CNC-machined aluminum calipers, SKYNDEX Pro120 provides wireless measurements with .1 mm accuracy. Jaws open horizontally to allow for ergonomic skinfold site measurement. Calipers have constant and consistent jaw pressure of 8.25g/mm(2) throughout full range of 120 mm and are designed for both left- and right-handed users. SKYNDEX Pro120 comes with iOS app that automatically records skinfold site measurements and calculates both body fat percentage and fat free mass.

Coordinate Measuring Machine uses variety of optical sensors.

Coordinate Measuring Machine uses variety of optical sensors.

Zeiss, Carl, Industrial Measuring Technology (IMT) Corp.    Maple Grove, MN 55369
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.

Handheld Laser Tracker offers accelerated scanning capabilities.

Handheld Laser Tracker offers accelerated scanning capabilities.

Hexagon Metrology Inc.    North Kingstown, RI 02852
May 13, 2014 With stand-off distance that promotes efficient data capture, Leica T-Scan 5 suits non-contact laser scanning for CAD-to-part inspections and reverse engineering applications. Unit provides immediate feedback of critical features after design iterations. When used in conjunction with Leica Absolute Tracker AT901, product captures hundreds of millions of accurate points on any surface without special preparation. Scan rates optimize feature recognition, detail detection, and scanning speed.

Digital Calipers support wireless data transmission.

Digital Calipers support wireless data transmission.

Mahr Federal, Inc.    Providence, RI 02905
Apr 09, 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.

Digital Calipers incorporate wireless data transmission.

Digital Calipers incorporate wireless data transmission.

Mahr Federal, Inc.    Providence, RI 02905
Feb 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.

Time of Flight Sensors feature very small hysteresis.

Time of Flight Sensors feature very small hysteresis.

Optex FA - US Sales Div. of Ramco Innovations    West Des Moines, IA 50265
Feb 04, 2014 Using time of flight technology, TOF Series Laser Sensors achieve up to 2 mm repeat accuracy at 3 m sensing distance. Self-contained retro reflective and background suppression sensors calculate distance based on time of travel from when beam is emitted to time it is reflected off target and back to receiver. Available with up to 2 NPN or PNP digital outputs, series includes dual output version for hi/lo or slow/stop sensing applications.

Measurement System utilizes blue light technology.

Measurement System utilizes blue light technology.

Hexagon Metrology Inc.    North Kingstown, RI 02852
Jan 21, 2014 Designed to capture 3D measurements of components on shop floor, WLS qFLASH creates reports and digitizes acquired data for analysis or direct CAD comparison. Non-contact, stereo vision system is enclosed in solid carbon fiber optical housing, and employs blue LED high power illumination. Using 3 cameras for triangulation, 3D point cloud is reconstructed. Combined with 2D image analysis and propriety algorithms, WLS qFLASH can extract closed features and edge points/lines without post processing.

Wireless Electronic Level delivers precise measurements.

Wireless Electronic Level delivers precise measurements.

Taylor Hobson, Inc.    West Chicago, IL 60185
Aug 26, 2013 Reading of angle of tilt and measurements relative to gravity with accuracy of 0.2 arc sec over center measuring region, Talyvel 6 interfaces directly to touchscreen computer and can be used in wireless mode. Unit weighs <1 kg, can be positioned remotely for hard-to-see or confined spaces, and incorporates pendulum-type transducer. OSD shows live measurement figures, and sequential measurements are tabulated on screen and can be saved to file.

Optical Shaft Measuring System offers micron level measurements.

Optical Shaft Measuring System offers micron level measurements.

Mahr Federal, Inc.    Providence, RI 02905
Aug 06, 2013 Designed for dimensional testing of turned parts, fully automatic MarShaft™ Scope Plus features MarWin®-based controller and touchscreen with intelligent multi-touch gestures built in. Error limit for measuring length is 2+L/125 µm, and for diameter, error limit is 1+L/125 µm. With Basic EasyShaft software, multi-feature measurement routines can be constructed without programming knowledge, and software will automatically optimize routines to assure fastest possible measurement.

Portable 3D Laser Tracker features built-in Wi-Fi connection.

Hexagon Metrology Inc.    North Kingstown, RI 02852
Jul 09, 2013 Featuring 4 pre-defined measurement profiles that adjust settings to any measurement condition with click of button, Leica Absolute Tracker AT402 is suitable for fully guided 3D measurement processes as well as inspection tasks. PowerLock technology automatically finds and locks onto any moving reflector within field of view of 1 m² at 5 m distance. With endless telescope rotation, IP54-rated system can measure full 360° horizon and 290° vertical dome, resulting in max measuring volume of 320 m.

Tape Extension Position Sensor meets needs of lifting equipment.

Tape Extension Position Sensor meets needs of lifting equipment.

ASM Sensors, Inc.    Elmhurst, IL 60126
Apr 02, 2013 Designed for use in mobile applications and other measurement tasks, model WB61 has 4 m measuring length, offers ±0.10% linearity, and employs stainless steel measuring tape that resists fluctuating temperatures and will not break when using several pulleys. There are 3 analog and 3 digital (SSI, CANopen, CAN SAE J1939) outputs, and design corresponds to safety requirements for cranes. Supplied in plastic housing with IP67 protection rating, sensor offers option of redundant design.

ULP Transceiver supports phase-difference technology.

Atmel Corp.    San Jose, CA 95131
Mar 06, 2013 As 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 radio transceiver, AT86RF233 supports distance measurement between 2 radios (ranging). Integrated technology, combining wireless sensor networks with real-time location (RTLS) capabilities, uses measurement of phase differences between radio signals and enables items to be tracked within wireless network for industrial and consumer applications.

Laser Scanner and Tracker provide optical 3D measurement.

Laser Scanner and Tracker provide optical 3D measurement.

Steinbichler Optotechnik GmbH    Neubeuern   Germany
Oct 30, 2012 With T-TRACK CS and T-SCAN CS, large objects can be accurately digitized. T-TRACK CS, supporting combination of surface and point measurement, is ready for operation within minutes, making it suitable for mobile use. Featuring high dynamic range for data acquisition on various object surfaces, T-SCAN CS offers fatigue-free 3D scanning in difficult to reach areas. Applications include quality control, Rapid Prototyping/Rapid Tooling/Reverse Engineering, and capture of art/historical objects.

Linear Measurement Units interface with automation, PLC systems.

AMETEK Solartron Metrology    Gastonia, NC 28054
Oct 03, 2012 Available to end-users and automation OEMs, Orbit ACS (Automation and Control Systems) SI 100 and SI 200 verify key dimensions to support QC in manufacturing applications. Orbit ACS SI 100 is one-channel, stand-alone unit for measurement and PLC output, while SI 200 comes with probe, integral screen, and PLC output but can also connect to additional Orbit digital probe via T-con for 2-channel system. Users can set up digital probe and process limits on integral keypad and screen.

Linear Measurement Systems interface to PLC systems.

AMETEK Solartron Metrology    Gastonia, NC 28054
Oct 02, 2012 Featuring 1-channel, stand-alone design and PLC output, Orbit ACS SI 100 is designed for quick measurement, while Model SI 200 comes with probe, integral screen, and PLC output, but can also connect to additional Orbit digital probe via T-con for 2-channel system. Output to PLC can be accomplished via Modbus over RS232/RS485, or RS232 output. Systems verify key dimensions to support quality control in electronic, aerospace, semiconductor, automotive, and other manufacturing applications.

Digital Electronic Caliper offers plug-and-play connectivity.

Hexagon Metrology Inc.    North Kingstown, RI 02852
Sep 12, 2012 With built-in output connection, Brown and Sharpe TWIN-CAL IP67 caliper can be used wirelessly or with cable via plug-and-play TLC (TESA Link Connector). Plug-and-play TLC lets user send measured data from instrument to computer via USB, TWIN (TESA Wireless Interface), or Digimatic option. Rated to IP67, electronic tool has measuring range of 6, 8, and 12 in.; instant inch/metric conversion option; resolution of 0.0005 in.; and repeatability of 0.01 mm.

Portable Laser Tracker includes integrated Wi-Fi.

Portable Laser Tracker includes integrated Wi-Fi.

FARO Technologies, Inc.    Lake Mary, FL 32746 6204
Jul 20, 2012 Featuring in-line optic systems, Vantage offers long-range measurement up to 80 m. SmartFind system responds to gestures from operator and allows system to find desired target whenever beam is lost or broken. MultiView system, utilizing 2 integrated cameras, lets user point automatically to specific, difficult-to-reach targets. Water- and dust-resistant, IP52-rated tracker utilizes TruADM technology with predictive algorithms that allow capture of dynamic measurements by scanning with target.

Distance Measurement System supports ProfiNET communications.

TR Electronic, Inc.    Troy, MI 48083
Jun 11, 2012 ProfiNET LE-200 laser distance measurement system provides communication option for users looking for real-time, closed loop distance feedback application solutions. Incorporating phase-shift differential technology, unit delivers accurate (±2 mm) and reliable positioning technology over 0.2-240 m range. Cooling and heating options are available for extreme environments, and other available protocol options include EtherNET/IP, DeviceNET, Profibus, Interbus, and CAN.

Form Measuring Systems handle workpieces up to 40 kg.

Form Measuring Systems handle workpieces up to 40 kg.

Jenoptik Laser Technologies USA Corp.    Brighton, MI 48116
May 24, 2012 Designed for workpieces up to 430 mm in diameter, Hommel-Etamic F435 and F455 complete fully automatic measurement of geometrical tolerances, surface roughness, and straightness in single setup. Advanced probe design permits roughness and waviness inspections along with form and position tolerance measurements via adjustment on rotary control. With CNC rotation and tilt module, fully automatic axial and radial measurements are performed without interruption.




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