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Cobham, Surrey, United Kingdom, 2015/02/19 - New size of measuring machine offers versatile inspection for small workpieces with tight tolerances - HexagonMetrology.com. Nordic Exchange: HEXA B
Leading measurement solutions provider Hexagon Metrology has announced a new frame size for its high-accuracy coordinate measuring machine (CMM) range. The Leitz Reference HP 7.7.5 offers a compact solution ideal for measuring small workpieces with tight tolerances.
Using the proven design of the Leitz Reference line and with a measurement range of 700 x 700 x 500 mm, the Leitz Reference HP 7.7.5 provides the low levels of measuring uncertainty required by precision manufacturers. Equipped with the Hexagon Metrology HP-S-X3 Scanning Probe Head as standard, it can carry stylus configurations of up to 360 mm in length and 150 g in weight.
“The Leitz Reference HP 7.7.5 features all the technology that gives this range its characteristic accuracy, versatility and throughput,” explains Ingo Lindner, stationary CMM Product Line Manager at Hexagon Metrology. “This compact size has a small footprint but huge application potential across a number of industries.”
Designed as a universal measurement system with scope to adapt to a number of jobs throughout the production process, Leitz Reference line machines offer customers an efficient multipurpose solution without compromising on accuracy. Available with PC-DMIS or QUINDOS metrology software, they can also be configured as gear inspection centres.
The new Leitz Reference HP 7.7.5 is available to order immediately through local Hexagon Metrology commercial operations with shipments beginning in May 2015.
About Hexagon Metrology
Hexagon Metrology (hexagonmetrology.com) offers a comprehensive range of products and services for all industrial metrology applications in sectors such as automotive, aerospace, energy and medical. We support our customers with actionable measurement information along the complete life cycle of a product from development and design to production, assembly and final inspection.
With more than 20 production facilities and 70 Precision Centers for service and demonstrations, and a network of over 100 distribution partners on five continents, we empower our customers to fully control their manufacturing processes, enhancing the quality of products and increasing efficiency in manufacturing plants around the world.
Hexagon Metrology is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B; hexagon.com). Hexagon is a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.
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