Surface Roughness Gage for High-Production Shops


Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018: Blum-Novotest will present its TC64-RG surface roughness gage enabling automatic testing of workpiece surfaces in machine tools.

User-Friendly Tool Presetter Reduces Human Error


SST introduces the 4200 tool presetter, designed for boosting efficiency and profitability in high-precision part manufacturing.

CMM Provides In-Process Measurement without Setup, Breakdown


Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018: The Mach Ko-ga-me coordinate measuring machine (CMM) from Mitutoyo is designed to be fast, compact, lightweight and easy to mount, making it suitable for automated cells. 

Expanded Measurement Systems for Aerospace, Automotive Applications


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced the expansion of its high-throughput and high-accuracy HTA Measurement solution for airplane engine and powertrain applications.

Apps Simplify Use of Tool Probes, Tool Setters


Renishaw has developed the GoProbe and Trigger Logic smartphone apps for users of its machine tool probing hardware.

Electrical Gage Actuators Ease Maintenance


Marposs has enhanced its gaging solutions for grinding machines with new electrical gage actuators.

Manual Measuring System for Tool Grinding


United Grinding introduces the Heliset Plus, a manual measuring system from Walter that is said to contribute to the reduction of complex tool machining time by as much as 30 percent.

Large-FOV Benchtop Vision Measuring System Automatically Recognizes Parts


L.S. Starrett Co. has introduced the HVR100-Flip, a large-field-of-vision (FOV) benchtop vision measurement system that is capable of a vertical or horizontal orientation

Gage Enables Accurate In-Process Measurement


The Heidenhain-Specto ST 3087 RC gage has a special housing for in-process measurements.

Modular Tower Workholding for CMMs


Phillips Precision offers a modular tower system as part of its Lean Inspection Arsenal workholding line for coordinate-measuring machine (CMM) inspection.