Measurement

INDUSTRY HEADLINE

Industrial Machinery Market Growth to Double in 2014

By Quality Magazine Staff
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High demand for machines in manufacturing sectors ranging from auto making to packaging will push the industrial machinery market to new heights during the next five years.


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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

Zygo Receives Order of More Than $3M

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Zygo Corporation announced that its Semiconductor Advanced Packaging Systems group has been awarded an order valued in excess of $3 million from a major Asian IC substrate manufacturer to deliver multiple state-of-the-art High Volume Manufacturing (HVM) 3D/2D metrology systems for production process monitoring and product yield enhancement.


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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

ShapeGrabber Joins QVI Family

By Quality Magazine Staff
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Quality Vision International (QVI) announced that it has acquired ShapeGrabber Incorporated, a manufacturer of automated 3D scanners for industrial applications.


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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

PMEL Attacks Calibration with Military Precision

By Quality Magazine Staff
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Precision is key for military applications.


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Measurement

Measurement Accuracy in Coordinate Metrology

Learn more about influencing factors, determination and optimization
By Ingomar Schmidt
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Coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) are often used to measure workpieces that have tight manufacturing tolerances. The “accuracy” is critically important.


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Measurement

Trends in Multi-sensor Measurement

Tactile and optical measurement techniques each have their advantages. Multisensor systems combine the strengths of both.
By Long Phan
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This well-known adage doesn’t just apply to the design of systems; it also applies to the systems themselves. In systems designed for automated precision measurement, users are typically balancing accuracy of measurement, speed of operation, and cost to purchase and operate.


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Other Dimensions

Calibration Cycles

Calibration frequency will vary with the application
By Hill Cox
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A lot of people play fast and loose with the frequency of calibration on their gages, masters and instruments.


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WEB EXCLUSIVE

Advanced Aluminum Alloy Replacing Granite in CMMs

As CMM customers become more knowledgeable, CMMs manufactured with granite are becoming obsolete
By Elliott Mills, COORD3 Metrology
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INDUSTRY HEADLINE

IMRA America, Jenoptik Announce License Agreement

By Quality Magazine Staff
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IMRA America, Inc., (IMRA) and Jenoptik Laser GmbH (Jena, Germany), a company of Jenoptik’s Lasers & Material Processing division, announce that they have entered into a license agreement for the use of IMRA patent rights for the patent family including U.S. patents.


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QUALITY WEB EXCLUSIVE

Exacting Precision for the National Synchrotron Light Source II

Portable CMMs Enable Extreme Accuracy for Alignment, Measurement, and Assembly
By Belinda Jones
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An aerial view of Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) reveals an impressive half-mile ring structure for the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II).


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