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Latest edition of measurement software

2019-03-20T08:30:00+00:00By AMS

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence (HMI) division says it has launched PC-DMIS 2018 R2, the latest edition of its measurement software, and the second of two major releases scheduled for PC-DMIS in 2018. The company says this latest edition introduces a new reporting workflow, making it possible to create customised reports with ...

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Combination sensor for thickness measurement

2019-03-18T17:19:00+00:00By AMS

A new sensor system that combines an eddy current sensor with a capacitive displacement sensor in a single housing has been launched by Micro-Epsilon. The company claims this sensor concept enables high precision one-sided thickness measurements of plastic film or coatings applied on metal objects, plates or sheets.


Assembly line automation

2019-03-13T17:40:00+00:00By AMS

Nextsense says its Calipri systems can be used to monitor the process of car assembly from body-in-white to end-of-line final assembly. The company claims its fully automatic C12 cobot systems allows human workers and robots to work side by side in a continuous production line – without separation, mechanical barriers ...

Siemens digital machining

At the leading edge

2019-03-04T12:18:00+00:00By Steed Webzell

Steed Webzell looks at edge computing and the hardware requirements for those looking to digitally monitor, measure or control their machining operations


Access to accuracy

2019-01-08T11:14:00+00:00By Perceptron


The need for speed

2019-01-04T11:47:00+00:00By GOM

Faster measurement times and precise data quality are the result of GOM’s new generation of 3D scanners


Optical 3D metrology in the automotive body shop

2018-12-18T13:01:00+00:00By Natasha Warne

Porsche test

Passing the test

2018-12-03T10:23:00+00:00By Mike Farish

As modern vehicles become more sophisticated, production testing technologies and processes need to keep up. Mike Farish looks at developments with both carmakers and tier suppliers

Third Dimension GapGun

Centred countersink measurement

2018-11-20T16:29:46+00:00By AMS

A new countersink measurement solution for its GapGun range can calculate the dimensions of a countersink hole to accurately predict the flushness of fasteners once fitted, claims Third Dimension.

Micro-Epsilon colour recognition sensors

Compact true colour sensor

2018-11-20T16:15:50+00:00By AMS

Micro-Epsilon says it has launched a new range of colour recognition sensors designed for high precision true colour measurement in industrial applications. The new colorSENSOR CFO100 and CFO200 true colour sensors are suitable for a range of industrial applications, claims the company, including colour inspection of interior parts in the ...

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Quality 4.0 in car body inspection

2018-11-20T12:57:00+00:00By Nikon Metrology

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The full measure

2018-11-19T10:56:00+00:00By Perceptron

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Extended reach

2018-11-19T10:12:00+00:00By FARO

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Hot stamp harmony

2018-11-19T09:58:00+00:00By Zeiss

ABB 3D white-light scanning sensor technology

Competitive advantage

2018-11-06T10:19:00+00:00By ABB

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3D Scanning and Inspection eBook

2018-10-31T18:01:53+00:00By 3D Systems

GOM scanner

Advanced 3D metrology for car body

2018-09-30T19:42:13+01:00By GOM

Alicona µCMM

3D focus-variation measuring instrument

2018-09-25T17:47:55+01:00By AMS

Said to be suited to production measurement, the µCMM 3D focus-variation system offers users the advantages of tactile coordinate measuring technology with optical surface measurement to measure dimensions, position, shape and surface finish of components with the one optical sensor, claims Alicona.

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Quality is everything

2018-08-31T12:51:06+01:00By Zeiss