At Control GOM took its ATOS ScanBox series to a higher level with the Series 7 and 8 models which are suitable for the automated 3D digitising and the inspection of large sheet metal parts such as side panels or complete bodies-in-white.
EasyCMM from Globus Technical Equipment is a universal CMM server that provides a communication interface between the leading brands of CMM and the major metrology software p ackages.
The Inspection Arsenal Loc-N-Load quick-swap fixture system from Phillips Precision can now be ordered with air assist to allow operators to move heavy loads with just one finger across the CMM granite.
Showcasing the latest advancements in optical 3D measurement, robot integration, and automation technology, FARO used Control to demonstrate FARO Factory Robo-Imager and Multi-Imager Array. This innovative solution offers easy-integration onto the shop floor to streamline in-line and near-line quality control and inspection processes.
The new PrimeScan from AICON 3D Systems provides an attractive entry-level solution for highly precise 3D digitization of industrial components. The PrimeScan is an entirely new development. It works with the AICON OptoCat software, and thus uses the same algorithms for the fast creation of highly precise point clouds with highest data quality as the high-end scanner lines StereoScan and SmartScan.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has released a new portable laser scanner for large-volume inspection applications. Created with a focus on usability, the Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-20-8 portable 3D laser scanner is designed to make gathering complex point-cloud data easier and quicker for shop-floor operators.
At Control Surphaser demonstrated the SurphSLAM mobile real-time scanning, registration and rendering system for indoor and outdoor environments.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence says that a significant upgrade to its Romer Absolute Arm portable measuring arm range makes it the most accurate yet.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has launched a model at the top of its range of ROMER Absolute Arm portable coordinate measuring machines. Intended to provide absolute accuracy in high-end 3D measurement applications, the new 77 Series arm offers around 20% better scanning accuracy and 15% better touch-probe measurement accuracy than the existing 75 Series of ROMER Absolute Arm.
Bowers Group has introduced a new range of micro-hardness testing machines from Innovatest. The Nova 130/240 series of Micro Vickers and Knoop hardness testing machines are said to offer a versatile and user friendly solution for a wide range of micro-hardness testing appli
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