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
FARO Technologies says that its new Cobalt 3D Imager could drive automated industrial manufacturing metrology processes to the next level. An unlimited number of 3D imagers can be placed in array configurations virtually anywhere in a manufacturing process - all scanning simultaneously and controlled by a single computer - to significantly improve productivity and operations.
FLIR Systems has launched a new series of uncooled HD thermal inspection cameras. It says that the T1K series represents a premium product that sets a new industry standard, delivering outstanding image clarity, exceptional measurement performance, and an intuitive yet simple hybrid-touch user interface. The new cameras allow users to find problem areas quickly, measure them precisely, and document and report findings for corrective action.
At EMO Milano 2015 Renishaw launched a vision measurement probe (RVP) for use with the REVO 5-axis measurement system on co-ordinate measuring machines. RVP increases the multi-sensor capability of REVO by adding non-contact inspection to the exisiting touch-trigger, high-speed tactile scanning and surface finish measurement capability of the system.
Zwick Roell Indentec offers a wide range of hardness test blocks for all standard test methods, available in various materials including steel and carbide, and are supplied complete with UKAS accredited certification.
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