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In the early days of 3D laser scanning let's admit it, the scanners weren't very good. They didn't scan many surfaces very well, particularly shiny or reflective ones. Today, 3D scanner technology has taken great leaps forward, and preparation isn't ...
The answer is simple YES. Even though Hexagon Metrology's ROMER arms include a certified NIST-traceable length bar with the arm for you to do periodic checks of the arm, this is not the same thing as a full calibration. A Calibration of your Arm...
PC-DMIS 2014 is coming this summer. No need to wait - download the technical preview to get a sneak peek at all the new features and enhancements.  The Technical Preview is intended to provide you with a chance to experience the upcoming versio...
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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...

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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..." ...

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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...