Nikon Metrology

Geomagic and Nikon Metrology Partner to Offer Integrated Scanning Solution for 3D Reverse Engineering and Inspection

Geomagic® and Nikon Metrology have announced a new cooperative agreement that enables Nikon Metrology to fully integrate and offer its entire range of handheld 3D laser scanners with Geomagic Studio®, Geomagic Qualify™, and Geomagic Wrap®. This partnership enables customers to seamlessly collect scan data directly from Nikon scanners into Geomagic Studio software for processing 3D polygon, surface and parametric models for reverse Read more...

CMM inspection is faster and easier with CAMIO7

May 9, 2011 – Brighton, MI – CAMIO7 is a major software release in many ways. This multi-sensor CMM software now reflects the latest from Microsoft Windows, featuring the ribbon style toolbar. This serves as the central location where all software functions are logically grouped into tabbed sections, containing all required operations. This eliminates the need to search through long menu structures. For example, GD&T tolerances are Read more...

The Nikon Metrology CMM-Manager Forum is now live!

Check out our new CMM-Manager Forum at forum.cmmmanager.com. We invite you to use this forum as a resource for CMM-Manager support related content including software & hardware. There will be tutorials, install guides, along with other supporting documentation. Please let us know if we should add additional categories or topics.  Visit www.cmmmanager.com for more details on CMM-Manager software and support. Click to share on Facebook Read more...

Nikon Metrology and Deva integrate Focus Scan with Deva CMM controller

Deva Electronic Controls recently teamed up with Nikon Metrology to integrate the Deva CMM Controller with Nikon Metrology digital laser scanning probes and Focus Scan software. Laser scanning is a developing technology well suited to today’s quality control and reverse engineering challenges providing CMM users with greater versatility, shortened development cycles and increased productivity.  Nikon Metrology’s latest scanning probes take Read more...

ModelMaker Laser Scanner Plug-in from Geomagic

Nikon Metrology ModelMaker MMDx This plug-in allows users of Studio, Qualify or Wrap 12 to interface with and directly control the ModelMaker MMDx/MMC series of handheld scanners from Nikon Metrology. The user is able to scan and hard probe directly into the Geomagic products. This version of the plug-in is only compatible with Windows7, and 32-bit versions of Geomagic products.     Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click Read more...

Rapidform XOV2 Makes 3D Scan-Based Verification Faster and Easier

  INUS Technology, Inc. just announced the release of Rapidform XOV2 Service Pack 2, which brings major improvements to the application’s reporting and 3D scan measurement capabilities. Rapidform XOV takes data from any 3D scanner, including Nikon Metrology 3D laser scanners, and enables manufacturers to quickly verify that parts are within specification. This latest release sharpens XOV’s focus on allowing fast, Read more...

ANT Industries cuts inspection times up to 83%

When aerospace sub-contractor ANT Industries carried out a study on its production processes with the aim to make improvements, it was clear that inspection was a major bottleneck. “There were thousands of non-productive hours a year where parts were either in inspection or waiting to be inspected. These are expensive parts without any value being added”, says Shaun Rowley, ANT’s manufacturing and sales director. However, following the purchase of a new coordinate measuring machine (CMM) equipped with a Renishaw REVO five-axis scanning system, Read more...

Hurel Hispano Uses Camio Software for Inspection of Aircraft Components

The level of after-sales service provided by coordinate measuring machine (CMM) suppliers is sometimes limited to a few days training and the supply of spare parts if the machine breaks down. At the opposite end of the scale is the service provided by Nikon Metrology, which as a CMM manufacturer and software developer is well placed to support a customer’s metrology function in its entirety. A good example is the relationship with commercial Read more...

CMM-MANAGER 3.0 Features New Windows 7 Style User Interface

 CMM-Manager 3.0 for Windows 7 is by far the most value-for-money tactile inspection software that runs on nearly all CNC and manual CMMs. The modern and intuitive Windows 7 graphical interface makes the software even more informative and interactive. Get more things done with CMM-Manager, by automating serial inspection or by easily taking a few points on the spot. And when combined with the new Renishaw 5-axis PH20 probe head, CMM-Manager 3.0 Read more...