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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™ 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

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Hardness Tester delivers precise disgnoses.

June 1, 2015

Used to diagnose roll imperfections, hardness inconsistencies, and uneven winding, Equotip 550 Leeb U prevents problems for printing and converting operations. Portable unit, suited for warehouse or production floor operation, provides immediate visual assessment of hardness profile. Along with touchscreen, features include usability-optimized software, harsh environment housing, 8+ hr battery life, and 8 GB flash memory (1,000,000+ measurements). Read More

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Optical Profiler combines precision and versatile applicability.

May 15, 2015

Used for 3D measurement of surface topography and roughness, ZeGage™ Plus can measure and analyze any surface – rough or specular, transparent or opaque, high or low reflectivity – and supports objectives for selecting desired magnification and field of view. SureScan™ technology eliminates need for vibration isolation system, while Mx™ software allows data visualization and quantification of step heights, texture, and volumetric applications. Automated XY sample stages are optional.
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Surface Testers measure roughness, contour, and finish.

May 14, 2015

Using diamond stylus that is drawn across part with motorized traverse mechanism, Surtronic Duo offers portable solution for shop floor and on-site measurement of multiple roughness parameters. One-button operation produces set of traceable measurement results including detailed profile graph. With 1 mm vertical range and 16 nm resolution, IntraTouch provides fundamental roughness and waviness parameters, contour and form error analysis, feature exclusion, zoom tool, and full programmability. Read More

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Profile Measurement Device uses non-contact process.

August 13, 2014

Optimized with software release 6.0, CALIPRI delivers high-precision measurement for wide range of profiles, including rails, switches, wheels, or brakes. Three laser lines scan surface and intelligent image processing system records segments of object profile and combines them into entire profile. This profile is then measured by correspondingly defined algorithms, and all important quality values as well as wear values are displayed. Results are free of operator influence and are reproducible. Read More

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Atom Probe Microscope delivers 3D sub-nanometer analysis.

August 8, 2014

Housed in ergonomic platform, LEAP® 5000 offers 3-dimensional nano-scale surface, bulk, and interfacial materials analysis with atom-by-atom identification and accurate spatial positioning. System comes with redesigned detection system, advanced laser control, accelerated data collection, and real-time monitoring capabilities. Microscope provides analytical accuracy, sensitivity, and 3D spatial resolution across wide variety of metals, semiconductors, and insulators. Read More

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Surface Measurement Tool features high-speed column drive.

August 6, 2014

Combining low-noise metrology frame, accurate axis alignment, and patented data collection method, Talyrond 500H provides measurement capabilities that allow it to reproduce shape and contour of precision machined component. Instrument's gauge measures linear or circumferential surface roughness, while frictionless air-bearing spindle and precision column measure roundness, cylindricity, and straightness. Calibration technique performs radius, angle, height, length, and distance measurements. Read More

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Abrasion/Pilling Tester accelerates routine laboratory testing.

June 12, 2014

To accommodate different levels of testing, Martindale Abrasion and Pilling Tester comes in 3 models: Mini-Martindale 1302, Midi-Martindale 1305, and 9-station Maxi-Martindale 1309. Hinged top plate on latter allows access to all testing stations. Products are designed for testing woven and knitted textiles as well as nonwovens, socks, gloves, cords and straps, carpets, leather, wood, high-pressure laminates, painted surfaces, and others, whether dry or wet. Intuitive UI facilitates setup. Read More

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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

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Profile Measurement System measures spring pitch and diameter.

May 27, 2014

Featuring scanning laser micrometer mounted to linear actuator, Profile Measurement System measures enveloping diameter and pitch of springs, coiled tubing, and other corrugated or convoluted products. Linear actuator traverses length of spring and includes tilting fixture that allows micrometer to align with spring's exact pitch angle. For standard actuator, product lengths range from 0–2,000 mm. RS232 communication allows for device control as well as alarm condition evaluation. Read More

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Roundness, Cylindricity, and Contour Gauge aids QA operations.

May 6, 2014

Able to be used in all circumstances for workpiece evaluation to DIN ISO 1101, MarForm MMQ 400 comes in versions for high-precision, unusually long, and large/heavy workpieces. Precision Z and X measuring axes make it possible to perform any form measuring task. Modules can be used to customize unit to precise requirements: motor-driven or manual centering and tilting table; Z axis with measuring length of 35.4, 19.7, or 13.8 in.; and X axis with measuring length of 7.1 or 11.0 in. Read More

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Metrology System offers non-destructive, 3D surface profiling.

February 20, 2014

Combining lateral resolution up to 140 nm via confocal microscopy and vertical resolution up to 0.1 nm with interferometry, Leica DCM8 provides surface analysis of materials and components. Instrument is also suitable for color documentation of samples. Wide choice of Leica objectives, together with 4 LED light sources and integrated CCD camera, deliver true-to-life color images. With XY topography-stitching mode, users can obtain seamless, precise model of larger area. Read More

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Surface Roughness Testers include standard and mini-USB ports.

November 13, 2013

Suitable for shop floor or any inspection room, Surtronic® S-100 Series features 50 mm stylus lift with right-angle attachment and more than 70 mm stylus reach that allows surface measurements without use of risers, blocks, stands, or fixtures. Measurements for multiple parts can be stored internally or saved to USB memory device. Powered by 3,000 mAh Li-Poly battery, portable testers have impact-resistant body, Mylar-protected touchscreen, and solid stainless steel drive mechanism. Read More

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Shop Floor Measuring System delivers on automation, capacity.

September 24, 2013

Offered in benchtop and floor models, c-vision™ Video Contour Projector® features optical system with 2 internal optical magnifications and 10 digital zoom settings that allow full 16:1 zoom range. At lowest magnification, system provides 3 in. field of view (equivalent to 30 in. optical comparator). Fully telecentric optics are paired with QVI digital megapixel camera that captures and measures entire field of view in one snapshot, enabling simultaneous measurement of dozens of features. Read More

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Camshaft Inspection Gauge processes 200 parts per hour.

April 29, 2013

Featuring automatic programmable headstock with 100 mm travel, ADCOLE 1310 High-Speed Camshaft Gauge measures radius, profile, taper, crown, timing angle, diameter, velocity, acceleration, run-out, roundness, and concentricity. Unit provides 0.1 micron resolution per data point, or 3,600 data points per revolution. Capable of handling changeovers automatically, machine includes dual computers, Windows XP® software, GE Fanuc® motion controllers, and graphic display. Read More

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USB Inspection Microscope suits surface inspection tasks.

December 31, 2012

Supplied in 4 oz, 36 x 120 mm housing with power, snapshot, and focus controls, MV600UM2 color digital microscope offers magnification up to 600X (based on 17 in. display). Portable plug-and-play unit, intended for examination of surfaces, captures magnified images and video for display on PC using USB 2.0 PC connection which also supplies power. Along with 2.0 MP digital/video camera, integrated features include white LED illumination ring and image/video capture and measurement software. Read More

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ULP Comparator enhances portable technology.

December 19, 2012

Supplied in 2 x 1.25 mm SC-70 package, TS881 is suitable for use in front-end detection and measurement circuitry. Supply compatibility (1.1–5 V over -40 to +125°C range) promotes extended operating times with smaller batteries. Typ operating current is 210 nA at 25°C, and push-pull output circuitry minimizes power consumption when driving any capacitive or resistive load. Other features include 8 ns response time, 2 µsec typ propagation delay, and rail-to-rail input. Read More

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Roundness Tester handles high-throughput applications.

December 11, 2012

Suitable for shop floors and inspection rooms, Surtronic R-Series Roundness and Form Testers use orientation mechanism that lets operator position part for measurement in as little as 20 sec. Centering attachment enhances throughput further by eliminating need to re-center when measuring series of similar parts. Designed for measuring high-volume bearing parts and for QC applications, instruments take fully ISO-compliant measurements with ±25 nm accuracy and 6 nm gauge resolution. Read More

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Surface Inspection System offer analytical and imaging modes.

October 2, 2012

Versa 3D™ DualBeam™ is available with UniColore (UC) monochromated electron source, which improves fine surface detail imaging capabilities at low accelerating voltages without compromising analytical performance at high voltages and beam currents. By decreasing energy spread among beam electrons, UC source reduces chromatic aberration and permits beam to be focused into smaller spot. Analytical mode offers beam currents up to 100 nA, and imaging mode offers resolution of 1.4 nm at 1 kV. Read More

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Automated Measuring System features 80 in. capacity.

September 20, 2012

Featuring laser interferometer, air bearings, and bi-directional probes, Labmaster Long Length Universal Model 1000A offers direct reading range of 40 in. Probe movement and table movements such as swivel, centering, tilt, and elevation adjustments are controlled with press of button or click of mouse. Automated positioning, alignment, and measurement practically eliminate operator influence and minimize measurement time. Instrument configurations can be saved and recalled at later time. Read More