Nikon Metrology

Micro sculptures within the eye of a needle

Displayed below is a dragon you do not see every day. Willard Wigan MBE from Birmingham, UK, created this hand-sculpted dragon that is small enough to fit inside the eye of a needle. These remarkable micro-sculptures are typically far less than 1 millimetre in size.  To closely watch his micro-scale movements, the artist uses a stereo microscope, a Nikon SMZ745T. Willard’s sculpted figures represent well-known people who are completely Read more...

New X-ray research centre at Southampton University equipped with Nikon Metrology Systems

A new groundbreaking research centre designed to examine materials and structures has been recently launched at the University of Southampton. The µ-VIS (micro-vis) X-ray Imaging Center provides academic and industrial consultancy services to examine the internal structure of objects in incredible detail. It produces high-resolution 3D images that support research in fields ranging from biomedical science to engineering, and archaeology to Read more...

Nikon Metrology exhibits at Performance Racing Industry Show in Orlando, FL

Nikon Metrology is exhibiting at one of the top racing shows in the industry this year on December 1-3, 2011 in Booth #4376. Nikon will be featuring an MCA portable CMM arm along with MMDx laser scanner and Optical CMM with K-Scan at this upcoming show. Stop by the booth and see these products in action. Visit http://www.performanceracing.com/tradeshow/ for more details. Learn Read more...

Nikon Metrology Webinar: Supersize your ROI with Laser Radar technology

A bigger bang for your buck, realizing larger ROI with the new Laser Radar G3 Improve your process and product quality with the next generation Laser Radar technology from Nikon Metrology! For this and much more, attend this productive, informative and free webinar on Wednesday, November 30th at 2:00pm-3:00pm.       You’ll see: How your process is improved through Laser Radar’s automated processes How your applications will Read more...

Nikon ShuttlePix receives “iF design award 2012″

Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the ShuttlePix Digital Microscope System has been awarded the “iF design award 2012: iF product design award”. The iF design award is globally prestigious award sponsored by International Forum Design GmbH of Hanover Germany. Beside the ShuttlePix, Nikon was also awarded for 3 Nikon digital cameras and one digital camera has been awarded the ” iF communication design award”. The Read more...

Nikon Metrology exhibits at Medical Design and Manufacturing Minneapolis this week!

Visit Nikon Metrology at Booth #1241 on November 2-3. Nikon will be featuring their line of vision systems and microscopes. Visit http://us.nikonmetrology.com/ for more details. Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) Minneapolis is the most comprehensive resource for every aspect of medical device development. It gathers medtech professionals and leading medical OEM suppliers together to provide you with immediate hands-on access to the Read more...