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Nikon Metrology Inc.


Nikon Metrology Releases CMM-Manager Version 3.9

Faster and more powerful than ever before

Published: Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 21:22

(Nikon Metrology, Brighton, MI) -- Nikon Metrology, market leader in optical measurement systems, is proud to announce the release of CMM-Manager 3.9. This latest version allows CAD import up to 20 times faster, improves 3D scene and CAD display, and provides ISO GD&T in addition to existing ASME GD&T evaluations.

There are numerous vision improvements for NEVIX and iNEXIV video measurement systems, and CAD import and rendering is improved by the use of multi-thread processing and GPU rendering.

Improved large 3D CAD performance

• Multi-threading for 20x faster CAD import
• Faster auto-normal, best-fitting, and CAD editor
• Faster open and save projects containing CAD

3D graphics rendering performance
• Faster and smoother display of large CAD
• Less CPU demand due to GPU rendering
• Updated OpenGL rendering
• Vertex Buffer Objects (VBOs)

Added ISO 1101:2017 GD&T
• User setting for ISO or ASME GD&T
• Parallelism, perpendicularity, angularity, symmetry, concentricity, runout, position, and profile

Vision system updates
• New CAD-teach vision edge point
• DCC re-measure for faster joystick programming
• Save composite image output after image stitching
• Set runtime images as graphical report background
• New Max Focus Point image tool
• VBScript variable from Light Value Tool
• Manual optical license for measuring microscopes and optical comparators

• Error reporting and recovery allows improved unattended operation


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Nikon Metrology Inc. offers the most complete and innovative metrology product portfolio, including state-of-the-art vision measuring instruments complemented with optical and mechanical 3-D metrology solutions. These reliable and innovative metrology solutions respond to the advanced inspection requirements of manufacturers active in aerospace, electronics, automotive, medical, consumer, and other industries. Systems are available in both fixed and portable configurations, equipped with single or multiple sensors.