Latest Flatness Stories

2014-06-26 23:15:52

MSI-Viking customers saw the ShaPix 1500 versatility on measurement of form and waviness demonstrated during a Dr. Mark Malburg seminar at MSI-Viking in Duncan, SC. Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 MSI Viking customers gained knowledge and experience in understanding waviness and its impact on mating components to seal using the virtual gasket software capability developed by Dr. Malburg on a Coherix ShaPix 1500 system measuring flatness on parts down to plus or minus 1 micron....

2014-01-15 23:28:18

While manufacturers and suppliers are facing a continued increase in production demands from 2013, they are also battling flatness quality issues. Companies are turning to Coherix ShaPix products to obtain a deeper understanding of their machined surfaces to mitigate problems. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 A strong increase in sales at Coherix at the end of 2013 is continuing in 2014 due to production demands their customers are experiencing in the manufacturing of machined...

2013-08-09 23:00:36

The UPR-120 AIR ultra-precision rotation stage excels with dynamic positioning capabilities and very high accuracy. The custom air-bearing design achieves flatness and eccentricity of 0.1μm with wobble of 1.25 μrad. Auburn, MA (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 PI USA offers the UPR-120 AIR ultra-precision rotation stage by PI miCos. This high-end rotary positioner excels with dynamic positioning capabilities and very high accuracy. The custom air-bearing design achieves flatness and eccentricity...

2013-05-15 23:29:48

Positioned as the best tool to create full 3D high-definition height maps of planar surfaces, ShaPix measures the profile, flatness and waviness of precision parts with micron level accuracy. The 1500 series is a compact and lightweight metrology system with a 150mm x 150mm field of view - the system is available stationary or on a XY motion configuration. Ann Arbor, Mich. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Coherix Inc., a leader in advanced robust3D vision based measurement and inspection solutions for...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'