Caron Engineering Inc.

116 Willie Hill Road
Wells , ME 04090 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Caron's DTect-IT Sensor and Software Suite Capable of Various Machine Monitoring Applications

Caron's DTect-IT Sensor and Software Suite Capable of Various Machine Monitoring Applications
Caron Engineering’s DTect-IT, originally designed only for vibration detection, is now capable of communicating with multiple sensors, including vibration, strain (measuring force), high-precision power and analog.

Smart MFG Experience main stage.

Using Data to Do Better in Manufacturing
Although the Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 event in Boston may not have provided a simple, clear definition of “smart manufacturing,” it did provide a broad experience of what smart manufacturing can be like.

Caron Engineer's ToolConnect tool identification system

Tool Identification System Transfers Data Via RFID Tags
Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018: The latest version of Caron Engineering’s ToolConnect retrofit hardware and software package for machine tools is designed to reduce human error and setup time by automating the transfer of CNC tool data to and from the control.

Caron Engineering DTect-IT

Monitoring System Detects Vibration with USB Sensors
Caron Engineering’s DTect-IT monitoring system identifies machine irregularities using custom USB sensors.

Monitoring Spindle Bearing Health
Caron Engineering’s Tool Monitoring Adaptive Control (TMAC) now has the capability of monitoring spindle bearing health.

Magnus Precision Manufacturing’s Swiss-type lathe

Swiss for Short
A Swiss-type lathe with a B-axis milling spindle and significant tooling capacity enables this shop to be more effective at complex, short-run work—work the shop otherwise might not even bid on.


The Long View On Short-Run Work
This shop doesn’t know what parts it will machine tomorrow, but it has a good idea who its customers will be well into the future.

Product Categories of Caron Engineering Inc.

Data Collection Devices for Gaging, SPC, etc.
Flaw Detection Equipment
Identification Systems
Laser Measurement Systems
Lights, Indicator & Warning
Machine Monitoring Systems
Material Testing & Analysis Equipment
On-Machine Probes
Software, Engineering Analysis & Simulation
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, Post Processors, Stand-Alone (Sold Independent of CAM System)
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Tool Conditioning Equipment
Tool Presetters

Trade Names

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