Nikon Metrology

Better insights, earlier with 3D laser scanning

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Whatever the product, be it a car, hand drill or mobile phone, customers expect its tightly-toleranced parts to fit together and function perfectly and at the same time be of high quality and attractive design. But how do manufacturers ensure this level of precision without delaying the development and launch of the product?        The answer is to digitise the 3D shape and features of the prototypes with a non-contact laser scanner mounted on a coordinate measuring machine (CMM) or articulated arm and compare the results to the Read more...

Flexible, high precision 3D measurement for ITM

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ITM in Gleisdorf (Austria) needs top-class 3D measurement technology in order to optimize manufacturing processes. It must be able to be used flexibly for various measurement processes and, at the same time, ensure high precision and process reliability. The 3D scanners, software and other components of Nikon completely fulfill the challenging requirements of the engineering service provider.   “As a service provider, we are involved in development, design and 3D metrology. Through our comprehensive know-how in the engineering of operational Read more...

Accelerated inspection cycles help Quality Needles recover costs within one year

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The Indian based worldwide needle exporter, Quality Needles is using the fast, high accuracy Nikon Metrology LC15Dx CMM laser scanner for inspection of in-house manufactured production tools. With the advanced inspection equipment, Quality Needles recover costs from the initial out lay within one year.   Incorporated in 1984, Quality Needles (Noida, India) is one of the world’s leading medical needle producers and specializes in the manufacture of surgical suture needles. High standards and strict quality assurance are of the utmost importance, Read more...

A hit in Hyderabad: Fine Forge accelerates turbine blade inspection with Nikon LC15Dx

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Industry leader in the forgings of turbine blades, Fine Forge has installed a multi-sensor Nikon Metrology CMM with LC15Dx at its Hyderabad facility. The laser scanning acquisition system, used for QA and reverse engineering has helped to increase productivity and to support the expansion of its product portfolio.   Fine Forge is one of the leading steel die forging companies in India. Operating primarily in the power generation sector, Fine Forge – ISO 9001:2000 certified company based in Hyderabad – specialize in the manufacture of turbine Read more...

Equipped to double inspection capacity

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Requiring a higher level of productivity and better insight into product conformance, Continental – Chassis & Safety upgrade their measurement facilities.   The Quality department of Continental’s Chassis & Safety department (Veszprem, Hungary) recently invested in dual multi-sensor CMMs to revamp the inspection capabilities of their measurement laboratory. Continental wanted to gain a more comprehensive insight into their products, therefore began to look into multi-sensor metrology solutions. They required a high capacity system Read more...

Nikon Mexico Opens New Metrology Showroom

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Nikon Mexico Opens New Metrology Showroom Brighton, MI – December 22, 2015 – As a result of increased business in Latin America, Nikon Mexico will be opening a new metrology showroom located in Queretaro, Mexico. To celebrate their grand opening they will be hosting an open house on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. The open house is free to the public and will showcase their new state of the art metrology showroom. In addition to tours of the new office, application engineers will be available to provide customers with interactive Read more...

InSight L100 Laser Scanner Webinar: “Increase Your Inspection Productivity with the All NEW InSight L100 Laser Scanner”

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In this exclusive webinar featuring the InSight L100, Nikon Metrology’s Sales Development Manager, Alex Lucas, will display the versatile L100 in action. This special event will highlight the laser scanner’s capability to inspect parts quickly yet thoroughly in multiple applications, showing how this new product can help broaden your company’s inspection capabilities. The L100’s new advanced features include a larger field-of-view, improved spatial point resolution, and built-in rotation adapter, making this one of the most ground breaking Read more...

Register now for the webinar “Introducing InSight L100 CMM scanner” June 23

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The brand new InSight L100 CMM laser scanner offers the best possible combination of speed, accuracy and ease-of-use. Suited for both surface and feature measurement, the InSight L100 quickly delivers accurate data and insightful part-to-CAD comparison reports. This webinar focuses on the capabilities of the InSight L100 to inspect sheet metal, plastics, cast parts and many other parts, -even with shiny or multi-material surfaces. This webinar is offered several times: June 23: 10am CET (9am BST – 5pm JST)              June 23: Read more...

Upcoming Nikon Metrology webinars!!

Nikon Metrology webinars

Nikon Metrology invites you to follow a webinar and to get introduced to our latest products and technologies. Please register for the date and time that works best for you. If you are unable to attend a live webinar, you can subscribe later to watch the online recordings after the webinars are finished. Unleash the power of high voltage computed tomography This webinar introduces the 450 kV high voltage CT system and explains the advantages of using a high resolution microfocus source over a minifocus source. Target applications, such as cast engine Read more...

Nikon Metrology Exec. VP Jos Jans explains the novelties at the Control 2015 show

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During CONTROL 2015 (May 5-8 Stuttgart) Nikon Metrology demonstrated a broad range of inspection solutions focusing on productivity and automation. Highlights of CONTROL 2015 were the new InSight L100 CMM scanner, automated laser scanning inspection, batch CT inspection, the new ALTO bridge CMM , CMM-Manager on a iNEXIV system and a robot-based laser radar system for automotive body-in-white inspection. Quality engineering magazine has interviewed Nikon Metrology Exec. VP Jos Jans on these latest product Read more...