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 murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'