All Measurement articles – Page 6

  • Etalon Multiline
    Article

    Factory-wide metrological network

    2016-04-21T17:22:42Z

    Etalon claims its Absolute Multiline Technology offers a measurement system for monitoring the geometric accuracy of machine tools by means of high-precision length measurements: An absolute distance interferometer measuring with sub-micrometer resolution serves as metrological centrepiece of a factory. The company says it connects with any number of machines via ...

  • DMG Mori offers numerous horizontal machining solutions for automotive parts
    Article

    Cutting it fine

    2016-04-21T17:09:08Z

    There can be no let up in machine tool investment among companies which are keen to beat the competition Machine tools are in a constant state of evolution as controls get smarter and spindle speeds and traverse rates get faster. In the automotive supply chain, this demands regular investment in ...

  • Grainger & Worrall
    Article

    CT scrutiny

    2016-03-18T13:41:35Z

    In aiming for quality targets, castings supplier Grainger & Worrall regards this technology as a game-changer The time has long gone when automotive suppliers – certainly those at tier-one level – did nothing but supply parts to order. Now they must also frequently act as partners in component design ...

  • Control
    Article

    Taking Control of quality

    2016-03-01T13:08:07Z

    AMS previews the array of quality-assurance technologies that will be on display at the Control 2016 show Control 2016 – the International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance – is celebrating its 30th anniversary by featuring techniques and hardware used in quality assurance, including conventional mechatronic measuring systems, ...