Inspection Report Automation, Ballooning Tool
Extensible CAD Technologies offers InspectionXpert for Pro/Engineer.
Extensible CAD Technologies offers InspectionXpert for Pro/Engineer, an inspection report automation and ballooning tool that extracts inspection characteristics from Pro/Engineer drawings and exports them to inspection report forms. The release features a redesigned interface to ease use and project workflow; the ability to save inspection-project data for reuse or revision; better control over the order and placement of inspection balloons; automated mapping of custom attributes and inspection-report-form project properties; and a Refresh Project option to automatically identify and capture drawing changes.
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The uses of working gage blocks are as varied as the number of gage blocks in a large set. The working blocks have an intermediate grade and are often used in the inspection or calibration lab, but they may also be found on the shop floor.