Tool Inspection System handles tools up to 40 in. long.

Press Release Summary:

Series 2500 TMM mid to large platform tool measuring and inspection system can be configured to handle tools up to 40 in. long and 38 in. in diameter. Expandable, modular system combines ergonomics, thermally stable mass, compact footprint, and motorized positioning. Machine can be combined with proprietary quick change spindle system and supports upgrade option to 3-axis automation.

Original Press Release:

Parlec To Introduce Latest Generation Presetter Series - 2500 TMM

Fairport, N.Y. - May 24, 2004 - Coming this September, Parlec will unveil the next generation of mid to large platform tool measuring and inspection systems, the Series 2500 TMM.

Designed for applications requiring the utmost precision, the Series 2500 can be configured to handle small tools or those up to 1000 mm (40") in length and 950 mm (38") in diameter.

According to Chris Nuccitelli, Parlec's presetting product manager, ergonomics, a thermally stable mass, compact footprint and motorized positioning into an expandable and modular system make the Series 2500 the most accurate and repeatable tool measuring machine in the world.

"Combined with Parlec's optional high precision quick change spindle system and upgrade option to a 3-axis automation, the Series 2500 will outperform and outlast any tool measuring system in its class," said Nuccitelli. "Potential customers will be able to preview the Series 2500 at this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Sept. 8-15 at Chicago's McCormick Place and learn how this measuring system will pay for itself in under six months in virtually all applications."

Parlec, Inc., with headquarters in Fairport, N.Y., has over a half century of experience in CNC tooling innovations and manufactures entirely in the U.S.A. With over 750 distributors throughout North America and Europe, Parlec serves all tooling, workholding and tool measuring needs with its seven product lines and over 8,000 individual products. For the latest information visit

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