January 20, 2016
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has released its 77 Series ROMER Absolute Arm. The technology is the most accurate portable coordinate measurement machine to date, the company states, and is designed for high-end 3D measurement applications.
According to a company press release, the advanced PCMM (portable coordinate measuring machine) achieves nearly a 20% improvement in scanning accuracy and a 15% improvement in touch-probe measurement accuracy over the popular 75 Series. It is available in five sizes from 2.5 to 4.5m measurement volumes.
“The 77 Series takes the accuracy performance of the ROMER Absolute Arm to a new level for dimensional control applications found in safety-critical industries as aerospace, defense, medical, and more,” said Zvonimir Kotnik, business unit manager for Portable Products, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. “Users will gain speed and precision with confidence utilizing this new PCMM line developed with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s signature sensing, thinking, acting approach to product design. Alongside the 73 and 75 Series arms, the 77 Series gives us a three-level product range, so it is easier than ever for our customers to choose the right ROMER Absolute Arm for their specific application requirements.”
For more information, visit Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.