Wenzel America

Phone: 248-295-4300
Toll-Free: 866-497-7328
Fax: 248-295-4301

Please visit: Wenzel America

Mailing Address:
28700 Beck Rd.
47000 Liberty Dr.
Wixom, MI 48393 US

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A Special Message from Wenzel America

Wenzel America - Aiming to be the best value in measurement


Wenzel America Ltd. located in Wixom Michigan is a North American supplier of a quality product line to the Measurement, Gear Inspection and 3D Imaging industries.

Guided by a relentless focus on reliability, productivity and precision we endeavor to perform at the highest operational levels to achieve an industry leading customer experience, supply superior measuring machines, in a positive working environment. We passionately believe that this is our single aim to create the best value in our industry.


Company Profile

Wenzel’s CMM product line includes:

  • gantry CMMs for large-scale product testing
  • portable CMMs
  • gear testing machines
  • CMM solutions tailor made for styling studio applications.

CMM types include bridge CMMs and horizontal arm CMMs driven by Wenzel’s own OpenDMIS or Wenzel Metromec CMM software. Most Wenzel products are equipped with Renishaw probes, the leading brand in CMM probes and styli.  

America has recently introduced new coordinate measuring machines for emerging markets. New CMMproducts include: a new industrial CT scanning workstation; a new optical scanning solution for high speed scanning; and a new portable CNC 3D laser scanning system. To provide CMM technology with truly cutting-edge capabilities, Wenzel has developed its own 3D image surfacing software, ideal for 3D scanning and reverse engineering. Wenzel’s OpenDMIS CMM software offers superb usability and comprehensive engineering functionality.  

In addition to new coordinate measuring machines, Wenzel
America provides comprehensive CMM repair service (link to “services” page), CMM calibration and equipment training through Wenzel’s Xspect Solutions division.  

Wenzel is also a leading provider of aftermarket CMMs and metrology equipment, including used CMMs and
CMM retrofits from Wenzel and other brands.

Product Categories of Wenzel America

  • Calibration Software
  • Chucks, Gear
  • CMMs
  • Coordinate Measuring Machines, Portable
  • Fixturing Systems
  • Gear Inspection
  • Gear Inspection Equipment
  • Laser Measurement Systems
  • Material Testing & Analysis Equipment
  • On-Machine Probes
  • Probes, Electromechanical
  • Quality & Measurement
  • Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
  • Surface Finish Measuring Equipment
  • Toolchangers
  • Vision Systems

Trade Names

  • DesCAD
  • exaCT
  • LH Bridge
  • LHF Gantry
  • OpenDMIS
  • RA Plus
  • RSplus
  • Shapetracer Line Scanner
  • smartCMM
  • Wenzel GearTec
  • Wenzel Scantec
  • Wenzel Volumetrik
  • XOrbit Bridge

Deep Links

Gear Expo November 1 - 3, 2011

Gear Expo is the only trade show dedicated to the complete gear manufacturing process. This international show features exhibitors and attendees travel from 30 countries and 38 states

INOVA Gear from Wenzel GearTec Combines Old World German Craftsmanship and Engineering Prowess

INOVA Gear from Wenzel GearTec Combines Old World German Craftsmanship and Engineering Prowess

News Release


Product Announcements Provided By Wenzel America


As seen in MMS

Ingersoll Hosts Liebherr Gear Seminar
Presentations from gear manufacturing experts and networking with industry colleagues make this event a valuable experience for everyone involved.

Wenzel Opens New Facility
The new building opened in mid-April.

Applying Inductive Technology to Detect Grinding Burn
Wenzel offers a safer, sensor-based technology for use with its gear measuring machines that quickly detects grinding burn and other imperfections on the surface of ground gears and related components.

Racing to Create Custom Pistons
Laser scanning technology enables this automotive aftermarket company to design and machine custom sets of pistons in short order.

Applying Inductive Technology to Detect Grinding Burn
This sensor-based technology for gear measuring machines quickly detects grinding burn and other imperfections on the surface of ground gears and related components.

New GM Appointed at Wenzel/Xspect
Metrology supplier Wenzel Group GmbH has appointed Andy Woodward as the new general manager of North American operations for Wenzel/Xspect Solutions, the company’s Wixom, Michigan-based subsidiary.

CMM Rental Program Requires No Purchase Commitment
Xspect Solutions (Wixom, Michigan) has introduced a new rental program for X-Orbit CMMs produced in the United States. Keith Mills, president of Xspect Solutions, says the program was created to help manufacturers that are struggling to justify new capital equipment purchases as program schedules and quantities for parts suppliers shrink. Through the Rent2Measure program, manufacturers can use a Wenzel X-Orbit CMM with a Renishaw PH10T/TP20 probe on their shop floors for 6 to 36 months.

Wenzel/Xspect To Deliver Mammoth CMM
Vancouver Gear Works in Richmond, British Columbia has purchased what is believed to be North America’s largest gear measuring machine from the Wenzel GearTech Division of Wenzel/Xspect Solutions. The machine, a model LHF CMM 20. 60.

Maximize Thermal And Vibration Resistance

Measuring The Benefits Of Mechanical Accuracy
Recently, with widespread use of error mapping to compensate for mechanical variations, the focus has shifted away from the physical parameters of gages and CMMs.