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“With fit-for-purpose CMM fixturing we save 50% of the inspection time”
Yeovil Precision Castings (YPC) Limited has invested in a comprehensive Renishaw modular metrology fixturing system, to increase repeatability of part inspection and to reduce the time taken in its quality control activities. As a result, YPC claims to take up to 50% less time to check batch samples than it did previously. CMM fixturing is no longer the ‘weak link' that it once was.
Renishaw launches FixtureBuilder 3D-modelling software to create fixturing set-ups, and assist with documentation and off-line programming
Renishaw is launching FixtureBuilder at Control 2016 taking place in Stuttgart, Germany from 26th to 29th April. FixtureBuilder is a 3D-modelling software package designed to allow the off-line creation and documentation of fixturing set-ups.