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Marlon Walker
Collaborative robots are already working in close proximity with humans on the shop floor
MIT News
System uses RFID tags to home in on targets; could benefit robotic manufacturing, collaborative drones
NIST
Tamper-proof data transmission, traceability of data to all participants in the production process
David L. Chandler
New system of ‘strain engineering’ can change a material’s optical, electrical, and thermal properties
Guangnan Meng
Laser scanning confocal microscopes are nondestructive, provide single-nanometer resolution

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Metrology News
Membership organization also commemorates 10th anniversary of its Measurement Zone
Diamond styli are an excellent choice for demanding applications
Two key configurations: UH4250 Hardness Scale 0.5-250 kgf and UH4750 Hardness Scale 3-750 kgf
Detects challenging targets with a range up to 2 meters
Control machine performance by detecting manufacturing faults as well as part or tool variations
Low power consumption, solid performance for wide range of applications
New S1 systems offer high volume production testing of compression and extension springs
S-T optical equipment owners encouraged to register their equipment with Dorsey Metrology
They’re spring-loaded AC LVDTs ideal for roundness measurements, automotive testing and materials testing

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Three Special Episodes of Quality Digest Live From IMTS in Chicago, Sept. 13–15, 2016

Available now on demand

Published: Friday, September 16, 2016 - 12:35


Three special shows were broadcast LIVE from booths of our marketing partners at IMTS in Chicago. Each episode covered events of the show and demonstrations of our partners' latest products.

Tues., Sept. 13: 3D Systems' Geomagic 3D Inspection Software
for first-article and production inspection and supplier management
Wed., Sept. 14: Nikon Metrologys' Laser Radar—automated,
noncontact measurement for large-scale applications
Thurs., Sept. 15: Mahr's MarShaft 250 plus for optical shaft
measurement and the MMQ 150 universal form measuring machine
for work piece evaluation


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