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LK Metrology chooses Sempre as new partner

Industrial metrology specialist The Sempre Group and coordinate measuring machine (CMM) pioneer LK Metrology have announced a new partnership. The collaboration will enable the companies to bring productivity-enhancing digital quality solutions to the British and Irish automotive, aerospace, power generation, medical and precision engineering markets. The Sempre Group will now …

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Getting back on your feet with metrology

According to Make UK’s September 2020 Manufacturing Monitor, only 46 per cent of manufacturers achieved 75 to 100 per cent of their pre-Covid-19 operating levels in August 2020. 54 per cent now expect it will take less than twelve months to return to normal trading conditions. Here Mike John, managing …

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Tailored metrology that hits the spot

So that manufacturers can solve difficult measurement challenges, industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, has introduced several new Novacam 3D metrology systems. The customisable Microcam 3-D and 4-D interferometers come with a variety of non-contact and fibre-based optical probes and scanners, ensuring highly versatile quality control at micron-resolution. Users will be able to acquire dimension, thickness, roughness and defect data even for hard-to-reach spaces such as bores, …

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Projecting production forwards

To help manufacturers make the most out of their operators’ skills, industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, now supplies the Arkite Human Interface Mate (HIM). The system meansmanufacturers across the UK can easily implement augmented reality (AR) into pre-existingassembly lines. The use of AR to guide operators through the assembly process can drastically reduce human error, training and production cycle time. Any time an operator is working on …

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Three-in-one technology for 3D optical profiling

Industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, has introduced the new S neox 3D optical profilermicroscope, designed specifically for sub-nano, nano and micro-scale measurement. Designed and manufactured by new partner Sensofar, the 3D profiler includes three different optical measurement techniques in one sensor head to measure different textures and structures across varying surface scales. As well as being compact and lightweight, the new system provides a versatile solution for researchers because of its advanced inspection and analysis capabilities. The Sempre …

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How similar can humans and robots be?

AR allows you to experience an enhanced version of reality. From computer games to manufacturing, this technology can help humans gain repeatable and reliable results just as a robot would. Here, Chloe Reynolds, regional sales engineer for lean enterprise at The Sempre Group, explains how manufacturers can use AR to further bridge the gap between humans and robots in assembly and more. The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced many operators to develop new skills as they take …

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Improve productivity and increase inspection capacity without capital investment

To help manufacturers improve productivity in challenging times, industrial metrology specialist, The Sempre Group, is offering lease finance and rental options to its clients. The service provides expert guidance, from delivery to calibration, to give a flexible solution to manufacturers and enable them to make the most of innovative measurement equipment without the commitment …

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The peacock approach to metrology

Manufacturers traditionally perceive metrology as something uniquely relevant to mission-critical industries. Like a chameleon adapting for survival, manufacturers in aerospace and medical device manufacturing must show compliance. However, others in the industry should perceive themselves as peacocks — using quality management to excel in the eyes of potential business partners. …

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Full component measurement with one system

Industrial metrology specialist, the Sempre Group, introduces the new Opticline T3D optical shaft measuring system, now supplied with tactile 3D measuring probe. The technology, manufactured and designed by partner Jenoptik, is ideal for the measurement of axial run-out, grooves and bores for shaft-based parts with milled or drilled features. Alongside its high speed, optical and non-contact measurement options, the T3D probe allows the user to achieve full component measurement with just one system. Manufacturers can …

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