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You may or may not know that in addition to our CMM service teams, Hexagon Metrology also has a sizeable machine tool calibration group that is responsible for calibrating all kinds of horizontal and vertical machining centers across the USA. We call...

Posted by on in Products
The editors at MicroManufacturing magazine stopped by our showroom in Elgin IL recently to talk with Gary Hobart about the Optiv vision multisensor product line at it relates to micromolded and micromachined part inspection. Gary explains how our uni...
Click here to get info and download the the latest service pack update for PC-DMIS 2013 MR1. Also, you can simply click the "Help" menu drop-down in PC-DMIS and select "Check for Updates..." ...

Posted by on in Events
What happens when a Marketing Specialist from Hexagon Metrology visits the premier RepRap festival in the Midwest? The reaction is absolutely positive. Mike Creuzer, a Marketing Specialist here at Hexagon, exhibited the ROMER Absolute Arm - 7 Axis S...

Posted by on in Services
Many customers utilize the terms calibration and certification interchangeably. However, this is a common misconception. These terms are not the same, and refer to two distinctly different service offerings. The two services follow different procedur...
If you're experiencing an intermittent noise near the left leg of your Global, Endeavor 3 or Xcel coordinate measuring machine, or any other CMM that has an undriven left leg ((meaning it isn't connected to the drive system for the machine structure)...

Posted by on in Tips & Tricks
This is as simple as it gets. If your company or customers use JT CAD files in Product Lifecycle Management due to complex component or multi-CAD platform assemblies, PC-DMIS 2013 has you covered. Starting with PC-DMIS 2013, you can use the JT Direct...