New Imperial and Metric Fixtures Improve Reproducibility and Accuracy of Inspection Processes

Press Release Summary:

The Imperial and Metric Fixtures are offered in M4, M6, M8 and ¼ 20 thread sizes. The fixtures are designed for aerospace, automotive and electronics manufacturing environments. Renishaw provides modular and custom fixturing for co-ordinate measuring machines (CMMs), Renishaw Equator™ gauges and vision systems.


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Renishaw Announces Imperial and Metric High - Quality Metrology Fixtures

West Dundee, IL – January 8, 2019 Renishaw, a precision engineering and manufacturing technologies company, is introducing a ¼ 20 imperial thread size to its existing metrology fixtures product range.

Fixturing components are currently available in M4, M6 and M8 thread sizes. The Renishaw ¼ 20 fixturing range will be available for purchase early in 2019. Its addition means a complete fixturing solution can now be created for any part regardless of its size, shape or material. 

A range of modular and custom fixturing and software is available for use with co-ordinate measuring machines (CMMs), Renishaw Equator™ gauges and vision systems. Using high quality metrology fixtures can improve throughput, reproducibility and accuracy of inspection processes with quick repeatable fixturing set-ups.

Renishaw is focused on bringing new and improved metrology fixtures to market, increasing our capability to deliver advanced metrology technologies, and developing our turnkey solutions. Efforts made in these areas will play a key role within highly automated manufacturing environments in industries such as aerospace, automotive and electronics.

For further information on Renishaw's fixturing products, visit www.renishaw.com/fixtures

About Renishaw

Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to dentistry and brain surgery. It is also a world leader in the field of additive manufacturing (also referred to as 3D printing), where it designs and makes industrial machines that “print” parts from metal powder.

The Renishaw Group currently has more than 70 offices in 35 countries, with around 4,500 employees. AM Solutions Centers are located in the USA, UK, Germany, Canada, India and China. For more information on Renishaw, visit www.renishaw.com.

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Renishaw Inc.

1001 Wesemann Dr.

West Dundee, IL 60118

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