The L.S. Starrett Co.
121 Crescent St.
Athol , MA 01331 US
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L.S. Starrett's MetLogix Mx200 DRO Streamlines Digital Comparator Tasks
The L.S. Starrett Co. offers the MetLogix Mx200 digital readout (DRO) for its line of optical comparators.
Top Shops Then and Now
Altech Machining was a Top Shops winner in our inaugural benchmarking survey in 2011. So what’s the shop up to now?
Vice President of Starrett Metrology Systems Appointed
David Allen will be in charge of sales for Starrett’s high-end metrology product businesses.
L.S. Starrett Adds Rockwell, Vickers and Brinell Hardness Testers
The L.S. Starrett Co. has expanded its series of benchtop hardness testers with seven Rockwell systems, eight Vickers systems and one Brinell system.
Starrett's No. 3823 and 3824 Hardness Testers Enable High-Accuracy Measurements
L.S. Starrett’s digital Rockwell/superficial Rockwell benchtop hardness testers No. 3823 and 3824 include fully automated loading and unloading procedures.
Starrett’s HDV300 and HDV400 Improve Accuracy, Illumination
Westec 2019: The new generation of L.S. Starrett’s HDV300 and HDV400 benchtop digital video comparators are said to provide increases in speed, illumination, design and convenience.
Inspection System Helps Company Meet Short Lead Times
Even after buying new fast machine tools, inspection remained a bottleneck for BCI. A digital video inspection system from Starrett is increasing this company’s inspection throughput and helping it get parts to its customer on time.
On Display at Eastec 2019
Here is an overview of some of the CNC machining and other technology showcased at the biennial manufacturing trade show.
Antique Catalogs Capture the Art and Heritage of Metalworking
Editor Emeritus Mark Albert considers his antique cutter and machine tool catalogs a “personal art collection.” These publications represent the heritage of metalworking and manufacturing.
L.S. Starrett Co. Appoints North American Director of Sales, Industrial Products
Jon-Michael Raymond succeeds Tony Aspin, who will be retiring June 30 after serving the company for 28 years, the last 18 of them as vice president of sales.
Vision Systems: One Shop's Competitive Edge for Measurement and Inspection
Even for high-volume machine shops like Alpha Grainger, every part is critical. When the bottleneck to inspect a vast number of parts resulted in lost business, the company built, then invested in, digital vision systems to gain a competitive advantage.
Digital Video System Measures Vertically or Horizontally
Eastec 2019: Starrett's HVR100 Flip digital video system is billed as the industry’s first vision system to work upright (vertically) or on its side (horizontally) for application versatility.
January 2019 Product Spotlight: Measurement and Inspection
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on equipment used for measuring and inspection, including gaging and tool setting.
Gage Provides Reference Setting for a Range of Applications
The L.S. Starrett Co. introduces its Digi-Check height masters with electronic digital readout.
Digital Gage Indicators First in Their Size Spec Class
The L.S. Starrett Co. has introduced a range of digital electronic indicators conforming to true AGD (American Gage Design) Group 1 dimensions, providing the ability to replace traditional mechanical indicating applications in the smallest AGD size specification class.
Metrology Products Showcase Automation, Versatility
IMTS 2018: L.S. Starrett is displaying a variety of metrology products and solutions including automated vision technology, optical measurement systems digital measuring tools and more.
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
Snap-On, L.S. Starrett Partner on Precision Measurement Course
The Precision Measurement Instruments course, offered by Snap-on, will use measurement instruments provided by Starrett.
Spindle Square Simplifies Milling Machine Head Tramming
The L.S. Starrett Company offers the 649 series spindle square for tramming the head of a vertical milling machine.
Precise Multi-Sensor Vision System
The L. S. Starrett Company introduces the Galileo AV350 video measurement system.
Carbide-Tipped Band Saw Blades Available In Two Configurations
Advanz carbide-tipped band saw blades feature a high-quality, submicron-grain carbide tooth tip cylinder with a triple-chip grind, which is welded to a tough, ductile back. These blades also feature quality carbide-to-back bonding and offer fatigue, shock, wear and strip resistance when cutting difficult-to-machine materials, the company says. The blades are available in “FS” and “TS” configurations.