Blum-Novotest, Inc.

4144 Olympic Blvd.
Erlanger, KY 41018 US


A Message from Blum-Novotest, Inc.

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Blum LMT, Inc. as part of the Blum-Novotest group is recognized as a developer of leading-edge measurement and testing technology, with some 40 years of experience as supplier for the worldwide machine tool, automotive and aircraft industries.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Blum-Novotest's LC50-DigiLog laser measuring system.

Blum-Novotest’s LC50-DigiLog Generates Thousands of Measurement Values per Second
Westec 2019: Blum-Novotest’s LC50-DigiLog is redeveloped for speed, precision and in-process reliability of tool measurement in machine tool.

Blum-Novotest's LC50-Digilog

Laser Measuring System Redesigned for Speed, Reliability
IMTS 2018: Blum-Novotest’s LC50-Digilog laser measuring system enhances the speed, precision and in-process reliability of tool measurement in machine tools. 

Blum-Novotest Laser Metrology

When to use Split-Laser, On-Machine Tool Measurement Probes
There is value in using compact, on-machine laser probes to automatically measure cutting tools and detect broken tools. However, for some applications, a larger split-laser system is needed.

Blum Novotest TC64-RG

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.

Blum's LaserControl Micro Compact NT

Measuring Components Help Job Shop Triple Capacity
Magnolia Tooling's older, less-accurate machines required time-consuming manual setup procedures. Purchasing new machines from Makino and accessories from Blum-Novotest streamlined setup and optimized production.

Blum-Novotest TC64-RG Surface Roughness Gage

Gage Checks Part Surface Finish Before Removal from the Machine
Blum-Novotest presents the TC64-RG, a surface roughness gage designed for checking part surface finish before removing the part from a CNC machining center.

man holds 3d-printed bracket prototype

Make Large Prototypes on a Small 3D Printer
To prove out the designs of brackets that are much larger than its 3D printer, this manufacturer prints the bracket models in pieces and assembles them into prototypes.

Blum-Novotest Announces Southeast Regional Manager
The new hire comes to Blum-Novotest from Okuma America.

Blum-Novotest Announces Southwest Regional Manager
The manager will be responsible for sales and service in five southwest states.

Blum LMT Becomes Blum-Novotest
The name change is intended to reflect the wider variety of products the company offers besides lasers.

Blum LMT Gauging Graphical Guide GUI

GUI Simplifies Measurement Programming
Designed for use on Okuma THINC Series controls, the Gauging Guide graphical user interface (GUI) from Blum LMT enables users to access advanced measurement capabilities in the macro programming software.

New Leadership at Blum
Blum-Novotest, a German provider of CNC machine metrology products, has appointed Jon C.

New Leadership at Blum
Jon C. Kulikowski has been appointed president of the company's North American subsidiary.

stainless steel impeller

Five-Axis Machine Blends Power, Small Work Zone
A manufacturer of blisks and impellers needed to quickly find a new five-axis machining center, or risk losing a lucrative job. Two new VMCs fit the shop’s requirements and provided unexpected benefits. (Includes video.)

machining center for micro-scale or full-scale work

Little Things Mean A Lot
The design of a machining center with the precision to mill tiny features illustrates what is (and is not) required for micromachining.

 bar-fed machining center

Successfully Feeding The Medical Market
This medical shop has adopted five-axis, bar-fed machining technology to adapt to compressed delivery schedules and increasingly complex part geometries.


Steering To Greater Flexibility
Re-tool aging dedicated machines? For this plant, it makes more sense to spend a bit more to replace them with new, more flexible, machining centers.

Axial deviation

When Little Things Mean A Lot
Measurement technology plays a role on machining centers used at high speeds.

Product Categories of Blum-Novotest, Inc.

Flatness Measuring Equipment
Flaw Detection Equipment
Gages - Digital
Gear Inspection
Laser Accessories & Supplies
Laser Measurement Systems
Machine Monitoring Systems
On-Machine Probes
Probes, Electromechanical
Quality & Measurement
Quality Documentation Software
Roundness Measuring Equipment
Surface Finish Measuring Equipment
Tool Presetters

Trade Names

LaserControl NT