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Tag: CMM Inspection

Profile Inspection: Vectors in CMM Measurement

by Crystal Bemis on March 4, 2024.

Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs) are essential tools for obtaining precise measurements. However, to ensure accurate measurements, it is crucial to understand how to use them correctly. In this video, Jason explains the importance of recognizing and utilizing appropriate vectors when inspecting a profile or irregular surface with a CMM probe.

Functional Gaging and CMMs

by Crystal Bemis on September 26, 2023.

In this Question Line video, Jason compares the use of functional gages and CMMs for inspection and discusses benefits and drawbacks of each.

CMM Inspection Basics

by Seth Elder on January 18, 2021.

Do you know how dimensions and tolerances for complex parts are measured?  Often, a coordinate measurement machine or CMM is used.  In this article, we will look at different types of CMM’s and discuss how they work and when they are used.     What is...