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Marposs' OPTOFLASH XS30 is designed for precision measurement of very small components of plastic or metal.

Marposs Introduces Optoflash XS30

March 31, 2020
Flexible, automated inspection system for small parts.
By Marposs Press Release
Marposs’ Meclab.X laser measurement system for measurement of shaft-type parts on the shop floor.

New Laser Measurement for Cylindrical Components

March 26, 2020
Marposs, announced on March 24 the availability of its Aeroel MecLab.X laser micrometer systems. These provide diameter measurements for components such as electric motor shafts, gage or piston pins, hydraulic components or any number of ground or turned parts.
By Marposs Press Release
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence division is offering its PC-DMIS for free during the COVID-19 crisis.

Hexagon Offers Home-Bound Professionals Its Smart Manufacturing Solution Portfolio

March 26, 2020
On March 25, 2020 Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division announced it is offering a range of free offline licensing and remote access options designed to enable efficient home working for manufacturing professionals facing new productivity challenges during the COVID-19 outbreak.
By Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Press Release
Robotic loading of CMMs is one method for automating metrology operations.

Automated Metrology in Manufacturing

March 26, 2020
Modern manufacturing is a data-driven endeavor. The sheer volume of data available to be collected and analyzed is staggering—and something that couldn’t have been envisioned even 20 years ago.
Ken Myers Solutions Manager Mitutoyo Sales Solutions
By Ken Myers Solutions Manager, Mitutoyo Sales Solutions
The Anatomy of a Telescopic Gauge

The Anatomy of a Telescopic Gauge

March 4, 2020
Telescoping gauges are indirect measuring devices used to measure the internal diameter of a bore, hole, groove, slot, etc. This T-shaped tool consists of a handle, two telescopic rods and a locking screw.
By Practical Machinist Sponsored Content
The conference's open and friendly atmosphere encourages audience participation, creative problem solving and critical dialogue among subject matter experts from the portable and traditional Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) communities.

Metrology Conference To Be Held in New Orleans, July 20–24,

March 3, 2020
The Coordinate Metrology Society (CMS) today announced on March 2, 2020 that registration is open for their 36th annual Coordinate Metrology Society Conference (CMSC.) It is to be held July 20 – 24, in New Orleans, La.
By Coordinate Metrology Society Press Release
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