Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2017

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Page 163 of 188 October 2017 MMS 161 MODERN EQUIPMENT REVIEW Spotlight: Measurement & Inspection increase productivity by communicating results in 3D. Using the control reviewer in PolyWorks Inspector or the free PolyWorks Viewer, measure- ment and manufacturing specialists can access a list of dimensional controls sorted by charac- teristic index for preparing first-article inspection reports and add custom controls to the list, such as those measured using manual gages. Projects can be split and grouped into control views, which are shown automatically in 3D with the correct point of view and can become multi-contextual when individual controls are tied to specific data alignments and coordinate systems. Users can search, sort and filter results and automatically generate formatted reports. The sof tware also provides technology for large-volume metrology applications. Users can predefine and configure a list of laser tracker Workholding Products LEAN Manufacturing Solution 1-800-824-8333 DOVETAIL FIXTURES PINCH BLOCKS SELF CENTERING VISE The Workholding Trifecta Our products work independently or together. Use for 3, 4 or 5 axis machining. FIRST AT THE FINISH LINE SINCE 1885 • The Diamond Crosscut Contact Wheel • Burns Rouge Products • Tiger Brand Greaseless • Finishing Compounds • Abrasive Belts • Sewn and Bias Buffs For over a century, Matchless has been a leader in the manufacture of quality buffs, compounds, lubricants and wheels. Call today for details on how Matchless can help you stay out in front of the competition—all the way to the fi nishing line. The Matchless Metal Polish Company Chicago, IL: (773) 924-1515 Linden, NJ: (908) 862-7300

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