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Renishaw Announces Additional Exhibits at MACH 2012
Optics Alignment Systems

Renishaw Announces Additional Exhibits at MACH 2012

14 March 2012 - Ranihaw, the global engineering technologies company, is announcing further products to be shown at MACH 2012, that will help improve machine efficiency, increase throughput and reduce process waste. At the UK's leading manufacturing technologies exhibition, that takes place in Birmingham, UK, from 16th to 20th April 2012, in addition to new gauging and additive manufacturing...

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Ballbars

Renishaw Supports New US HTEC Centre with Performance Testing Tool

Haas, one of the world's leading machine tool manufacturers, has boosted its Haas Technical Education Centre (HTEC) programme in the USA, with the opening of a dedicated HTEC teacher training centre at Vincennes University (VU), Indiana. To support the new facility, Renishaw, a long-term HTEC industrial partner, has donated a QC20-W wireless ballbar, which will be used to help train users of the...

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Miscellaneous Software

Renishaw IMTS Exhibit Addresses Industry's Process Control Imperative with End-to-End Solutions

Renishaw addresses industry's lean imperative for comprehensive process control with an IMTS exhibit that demonstrates the effectiveness of an end-to-end solution, highlighting new technologies for pre-process machine calibration, to post-process measurement, online or offline. New pre-process calibration tools include the QC20-W wireless ballbar, as well as Renishaw's latest advancement in fast...

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Wireless Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Wireless Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.

Featuring linear sensor and Bluetooth® wireless technology, Model QC20-W allows for testing in closed-door manufacturing, where access for wiring can raise safety and procedural issues. Unit provides testing in 3 orthogonal planes through single reference point. It can diagnose and quantify machine positioning errors, including servo mismatch, stick-slip errors, backlash, repeatability,...

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Ballbars

Wireless QC20-W Ballbar Loses Cable and Gains Support

NC Service, a Swedish machine tool calibration and maintenance company, who work with key CNC machine users, was one of the first users worldwide to take delivery of Renishaw's QC20-W ballbar. The new design eliminates issues with the previous QC10 when used on large machines or where its data cable had to be fed through machine guarding. Peter JÃ-¶nsson, Managing Director of NC Service,...

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Ballbars

Wireless Ballbar has volumetric testing capability.

Used for assessment of machine tool positioning and servo control performance, QC20-W features linear sensor and Bluetooth® wireless technology that allow for testing even in closed door manufacturing. Functionality allows testing in 3 orthogonal planes through one reference point, while single hardware setup accelerates testing and ability to produce representative volumetric measurement...

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Telescopic Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.
Ballbars

Telescopic Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.

Featuring linear sensor and Bluetooth® wireless technology, QC20-W Ballbar assesses machine tool positioning and servo control performance. Unit allows testing of 3 orthogonal planes through single reference point. CNC circular program and Ballbar20 software diagnose and quantify machine positioning errors including servo mismatch, stick-slip errors, backlash, repeatability, scale mismatch,...

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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary
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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary

For over 35 years our Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings, have been at work in oil fields across the globe. Our products are engineered to extend the service life of sucker rods and tubing, delivering cutting-edge innovation that enhances oilfield operation, maximizes output, and enhancing overall operations. To learn about the advantages of using Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings in your wells, see our video.

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