A continuous-contact analog scanning option is available for two models of the Brown and Sharpe One shop-floor CMM. Available from Hexagon Metrology, the 7.7.5 model has a 700 × 700 × 500 mm measuring range, and the 7.10.7 model has a 700 × 1,000 × 700 mm measuring range. Both are offered with a Tesa Swiss-made Tesastar-m 2,952-position, motorized probe head, which can be mated to a variety of contact-scanning probes. According to the company, this option can assist users who perform fast, high point density form and shape measurements.
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