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The Anatomy of a Telescopic Gauge

The Anatomy of a Telescopic Gauge

February 28, 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.
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Marposs Announces new GEMDS System for Spindle Growth Monitoring

Marposs Announces new GEMDS System for Spindle Growth Monitoring

February 26, 2020
The system provides real-time monitoring of spindle elongation on machine tools due to temperature changes or other causes of displacement.
By Marposs Press Release
A white light scanner on a portable arm means combining the positioning data from the arm with wide area scan data.

3D White Light Scanning Comes to Hexagon’s Absolute Arm

February 25, 2020
Hexagon brings structured light scanning technology to portable measuring arms with its new RS-SQUARED Area Scanner.
By Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Press Release
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Measuring Thin, Parallel Optics

February 19, 2020
A new measuring technique from Zygo is a compelling choice for optics manufacturers to check quality of thin, parallel optics.
Dan Musinski is the Vice President of Strategic Business Development at Zygo Corporation in Middlefield, CT.
By Dan Musinski Vice President of Strategic Business Development , Zygo Corporation
One of the new FREEDOM arm models from LK Metrology in action.

LK Metrology Launches New “Freedom” Line Of Portable Measuring Arms

February 13, 2020
LK Metrology is supplying 3D articulating arm metrology systems with the launch of a range of 24 portable measuring arms called “FREEDOM”.
By LK Metrology Press Release
Marposs’ CNC Probing Recorder software package, compatible with Mida probes, is an automatic measurement and reporting system for process control in machining operations.

Marposs Introduces CNC Probing Recorder Software Package for Improved Workpiece Quality

February 6, 2020
In Feb., 2020, Marposs introduced the CNC Probing Recorder software package. It is an automatic measurement, report and process control acquisition system for statistically analyzing measurement results using Marposs’ optical and radio touch probes.
By Marposs Press Release
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