Dimension Gages

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. 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

Test & Measuring Instruments

Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.

February 9, 2016

Supplied with Adcole Model 1100 and 1200 Crankshaft Gages, PIR Part Inspection and Reporting software features single interface that facilitates part programming, sequence building, and reporting. Users can program new part to measure in less than 15 minutes including crankshaft specification and inspection sequence. Fully integrated utility will then create summary report, output plot, and SPC templates. PIR Software combines multiple programs into one interface that can be customized by user. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Sensor and App measure coating thickness.

January 7, 2016

Combining precise measurements, resistance to interference, and wireless technology, SmarTest version of SIDSP® Sensors relay digitally generated readings to smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth. Readings exceeding set limits are indicated on sensor's green/red LED. SmarTest App provides clear display of current measuring value, statistical evaluation, storage of measuring values in files, 2-point calibration, measuring unit metric/imperial switchover, and export of measurements in CSV format. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Autocam Eliminates Hard Gauging Damage with Non-Contact Measurement

October 19, 2015

Autocam, a manufacturer of precision machine components for the auto industry, specializes in components for emerging fuel system technologies. Because of the critical role that these parts play in transportation safety, inspection and measurement systems are used throughout the production floor, performing in-process quality inspection. Autocam's Precision Components Group, based in... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Height Marker features camera-enabled design.

October 5, 2015

Designed with discreet 2 MP network HD camera and advanced motion detection, SNB-H-6010 Height Marker instantly delivers important visual information to help identify and apprehend suspects. Camera’s 180° field of view, wide dynamic range, and micro SD/SDHC/SDXC memory slot help to ensure that all action is discreetly captured, while multi-streaming capability allows important images to be transmitted to authorized personnel. Powered by 12V DC or PoE, marker fits most standard door frames. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

voestalpine Precision Strip, Munkfors, Sweden, to install a third Shapeline Flatness Measurement System

September 25, 2015

voestalpine Precision Strip mill in Munkfors, Sweden, has ordered a third Shapeline 500 flatness measurement system for one of their hardening lines. The new Shapeline system supplied to Munkfors will also be the tenth Shapeline system to be supplied to the voestalpine Precision Strip globally over the years. The main application for the Shapeline 500 flatness measurement system at Munkfors... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed Inline Camshaft Gauge offers submicron accuracy.

September 21, 2015

Gantry or robot fed for 100% end-of-line inspection, Model 1310S measures up to 28 features, including lobes, journals, chatter, and timing references, with sub-micron accuracy and repeatability. Fully automated unit, with <25 sec cycle time, maintains production machining process for up to 200 parts/hr in real-time. Follower modules are capable of 3,600 data points per revolution per follower, and gauge has adjustable tailstock and headstock for simultaneous engagement of all follower modules. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thickness Gauges offer non-destructive measurements.

August 11, 2015

Supplied in handheld, IP54-rated splashproof housing, TKG Series utilizes ultrasonic technology for non-destructive thickness measurements of steel structures. Sunlight readable units provide on-screen display in 8 languages and fast minimum feature to capture minimum thickness. Measurement range is 0.040&ndash;20 in. of steel with 5 MHz probe and 0.020&ndash;20 in. of steel (optional) with 10 MHz probe. Applications include pressure vessels, storage tanks, ship hulls, steam lines, and boiler tubes. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Feedback Systems integrate into drives.

July 31, 2015

Supplied in IP67-rated housing, Absolute Position and Angle Measurement Systems are suited for installation or direct integration into drive and positioning systems, and can be used in rotary applications as well. Magnetically encoded systems, featuring Permagnet® nonius technology, enable formats, strokes, and end positions of axes to be adjusted automatically. Position data is generated in real-time and made available in absolute form using SSI or bidirectional BiSS C interfaces. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Dimensional Weighing Imager integrates with shipping scales.

June 11, 2015

Suited for small business settings and warehouses, iDimension 3D Imaging System instantly captures, photographs, and calculates dimensions of boxes, polybags, and irregular shaped packages in 0.2 seconds with 0.25 in. of accuracy. System provides L x W x H as well as image of scanned item and integrates with most shipping scales to attach weight to displayed data. Designed to operate from PC or tablet connected to network, system has automatic and manual operating modes and no moving parts. 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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pencil Probe Linear Position Sensors serve metrology applications.

May 5, 2015

Offered in stock ranges ±0.5, ±1.0, and ±2.5 mm, DGP spring-extend, AC-LVDT-based, dimensional gauging probes (pencil probes) operate from -10 to +65°C and offer 0.5 micron resolution and repeatability. Construction includes precision ground bearings, 8 mm dia plain outer body, and optional sleeve for increasing OD to 0.375 in. (plain or partly threaded). Included 2 m long axial shielded cable is strain relieved and can  be converted to radial cable outlet with right angle cable adapter. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Mahr Federal to Feature MarVision MM 320 Video Measuring Microscope with Image Processing at MD&M EAST 2015

May 4, 2015

PROVIDENCE, RI — Mahr Federal will feature the MarVision MM 320, a new video measuring microscope with image processing capability, the flagship product for a new line of Mahr optical measuring instruments, at MDM EAST, June 9-11, 2015, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY, Booth #2315. Designed for the measurement and/or dimensioning of geometric elements, the MarVision MM 320... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

A.G.T. Revolutionizes Thickness Gauging with Keyence Laser Sensors

April 24, 2015

New system uses lasers instead of radioactive isotopes. Advanced Gauging Technologies (A.G.T.), L.L.C. in Plain City, Ohio, is a leading supplier of quality, affordable thickness gauges to the metals industry. The company's newest gauge, the AGT800 is revolutionizing the way companies measure material by using patent pending laser triangulation technology instead of radioactive isotopes.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Radar Height Control offers fully non-contact solution.

February 17, 2015

Suited for header height control in agricultural market, Terrahawk&trade; has no moving parts, eliminating sensor wear. Because there is no sensor touching ground, it does not push crop, so there are no cables, chains, or straps needed for backing up. Sensor is compact, allowing flexibility in forward mounting while enabling operator to increase harvesting speed, even in rough terrain. 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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Single-Point Gauge measures material thickness.

January 30, 2015

Designed for at-line manufacturing environments, T-Gauge® SPG makes use of terahertz properties to nondestructively penetrate many opaque materials to allow measurement of layer thickness. Pull of trigger enables thickness measurement in single or multi-layer products made from plastics, rubber, paper, paint, and other coatings. Driven by T-Ray® 5000 intelligent terahertz control unit, gauge is suited for quality control in aerospace and nondestructive testing markets. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Bore Gauge extends operation via inductive charger.

November 3, 2014

Notifying operator via visual and audio pass/fail indicators to machine tool component specification compliance, IP65-rated WiGauge&trade; offers user-selectable resolution up to 0.1 µm. and utilizes Class 1 Bluetooth® technology to transmit data up to 15 m. Battery pack charges device when placed in charger cradle, minimizing or eliminating downtime. Built-in heat and time restrictions ensure tool will not overheat during extended charging periods or charge for over 24 hr. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Novelis Honored with Two European Aluminium Awards at ALUMINIUM 2014 Trade Fair for Its Leadership in Innovation

October 14, 2014

DUSSELDORF, Germany — Novelis, the global leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, was awarded two prestigious prizes at the 2014 European Aluminum Awards yesterday during the ALUMINIUM 2014 Trade Fair. In the Building and Architecture category, Novelis was awarded the winning prize for the Blue Planet aquarium building in Copenhagen constructed with Novelis falzonal® pre-painted... Read More