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Inspection bottlenecks jeopardize on-time delivery and hurt the company's bottom-line, so how did Dudek and Bock Spring Manufacturing Company instantly solve their inspection problems? A visit from a key customer's engineering group is something that many in the contract manufacturing world dread; in some cases, however, that visit reaps great rewards for supplier and customer alike. This... Read More
More than Quality Inspection bottlenecks jeopardize on-time delivery and hurt the company's bottom-line, so how did Dudek and Bock Spring Manufacturing Company instantly solve their inspection problems?A visit from a key customer's engineering group is something that many in the contract manufacturing world dread; in some cases, however, that visit reaps great rewards for supplier and... Read More
3D Printing, Automation and Full Range of Innovative Machining Solutions Embody the Future of Manufacturing. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, 3D printing technology, automation and accessories, has announced they will demonstrate a wide range of the latest developments in manufacturing technology in Booth S-9119 at IMTS... Read More
Mahr Federal to Feature MarVision MM 320 Video Measuring Microscope with Image Processing at MD&M EAST 2015May 04, 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
Robb Precision Tool Services has recently purchased an Optical Comparator which will expand their extensive calibration capabilities to include Optical Retiles, Thread Pitch Gages, Thread Mic Standards, Glass Scales and various other gages. An Optical Comparator is an inspection machine that projects magnified images up to 50x its actual size. The images are put onto a glass screen using... Read More
International metrology leader sets aside part of its IMTS 2014 Booth E-5602 to emphasize shop floor measurement solutions. Rochester, New York – Quality Vision International (QVIÂ®), the world's largest vision metrology company, will designate a portion of its IMTS 2014 Booth E-5602 as a "Shop Floor Zone," to showcase unique shop-floor-ready measurement solutions, September 8-13, in Chicago.... Read More
Pointe Claire, QuebecÂ – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces the MIC8xx Series of voltage supervisors from Micrel Semiconductor. The MIC841LYC5 TR and MIC842 are micropower, precision voltage comparators with an on-chip voltage reference. Both devices are intended for voltage monitoring applications. External resistors are used to set the... Read More
15,000 psi Pressure Comparator and Test Gauge with Advanced Safety Features for Field and Laboratory UseJan 28, 2014
AMETEK Crystal Engineering's GaugeCalHP and XP2i feature leak-free Crystal Pressure Fittings A new hydraulic pressure comparator with industry-leading safety features and a high-pressure version of its popular XP2i test gauge have been introduced by Crystal Engineering (www.crystalengineering.net). Both the GaugeCalHP pressure comparator and... Read More
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Offered in benchtopÂ and floor models, c-vision™ Video Contour ProjectorÂ® features optical systemÂ withÂ 2 internal optical magnifications andÂ 10 digital zoom settings that allowÂ full 16:1 zoom range. At lowest magnification,Â system provides 3 in. field of viewÂ (equivalent toÂ 30 in. optical comparator).Â Fully telecentric optics are paired withÂ QVI digital megapixel... Read More
LicoÂ® 690 Colorimeter is a high performance Spectro-Photometer for professional color measurements of clear, transparent liquids with reference beam technology. Exact color calculations which conform to several DIN-ISO-ASTM standards or AOCS Methods are done with only one measurement. Traditional visual color values like the iodine color value, Hazen or Gardner are displayed as well as modern... Read More
Company Will Showcase Product Offerings and New Capabilities at the Exposition Irvine, Calif---Q-PLUS Labs Inc., a leading full service precision dimensional measurement and inspection laboratory and distributor of measuring and inspection equipment, systems and accessories, announced today its participation at the 2013 MD&M West Conference in Anaheim, CA. The event will take place February... Read More
Vertical and Horizontal Digital Optical Comparators Feature New Functionality, Streamlined Designs for Productivity Increases. SUDBURY, MA. U.S.A. - Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative machine tools, automation, and machine tool accessories has introduced hardware and software enhancements to the VisionGaugeÂ® Digital Optical Comparators (Patents Pending), developed by... Read More
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 +125Â°C range)Â promotes extended operating times with smaller batteries. Typ operating current is 210 nA at 25Â°C, and push-pull output circuitryÂ minimizes power consumption when driving any capacitive or resistive load. Other... Read More
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... Read More
Kishan Auto parts Pvt. Ltd., Rajkot (Gujarat, India) is a world leader in the manufacture of connecting rods for major names in the car, compressor, heavy commercial vehicle, tractor, marine engine and earth mover manufacturing industries. Kishan recently purchased a Renishaw Equator flexible gauging comparator, and have seen an immediate reduction in cost and gauging cycle times of more than... Read More
Combining functionality of laser scan micrometer, machine vision system, and optical comparator in single device, Model TM-3000 is available in 3 sensor head sizes and can utilize 2 transmitter-receiver pairs simultaneously. Because system works in 2 dimensions, it can measure up to 16 points within measurement area. In addition to 15 measurement modes and 8 auxiliary modes, device includes... Read More
CAD Auto-Align and Auto Pass/Fail software tools for the VisionGaugeÂ® Digital Optical Comparator (Patents Pending) offer real-time, automatic comparison of part-to-CAD data. Auto-Align tool supports both X-Y and X-Y-Rotation alignment of CAD drawing to part and takes less than 2 seconds to produce results. Auto Pass/Fail tool, designed to determine if part is within tolerance, can be... Read More
National Semiconductor Introduces New SolarMagic ICs for Microinverter, Power Optimizer and Charge Controller SystemsMar 14, 2011
Renewable Energy Grade ICs Reduce Photovoltaic System Cost, Improve Reliability and Simplify Design Santa Clara, Calif. - National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE:NSM) today introduced ten new SolarMagicTM integrated circuits (ICs), the first in a series developed to reduce cost, improve reliability and simplify design of photovoltaic (PV) systems. Ranging from the industry's first full-bridge gate... Read More