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Renishaw to demonstrate its core metrology expertise and metal additive manufacturing at Northern Manufacturing 2016

8 September 2016

Renishaw will be attending this year's Northern Manufacturing event at Event City, Manchester, UK. The two-day event, which takes place over the 28th and 29th of September, is specifically aimed at serving the needs of the manufacturing and electronics industries in the North of England.

Visitors to stand D14 at Northern Manufacturing will see Renishaw's Equator™ versatile gauging system and examples of the capabilities of its additive manufacturing systems. Renishaw will also be showcasing its traditional metrology focused products including its family of machine tool products as well as a range of co-ordinate measuring machine probe heads.

The Renishaw Equator, a versatile alternative to custom gauging, offers inspection of an unprecedented variety of manufactured parts. It has been developed and proven on a shop-floor environment in collaboration with industry-leading companies in multiple sectors and applications. It is lightweight, fast and highly repeatable gauge that operators can use with a “push button” simplicity.

Those visiting Renishaw will also be able to see a variety of complex 3D printed metal parts all made on one of Renishaw's additive manufacturing systems. Renishaw is the only UK manufacturer of a metal additive manufacturing system and has recently released its new production ready system the RenAM 500M.

Renishaw has extensive capabilities in machine tool probing systems, and will display examples of its comprehensive range of tool setting and part inspection probes, which are supplied globally by leading machine builders, and retrofitted to machines in the field by the world's most experienced probe engineers.

Staff will also be demonstrating the expertise that Renishaw is able to offer with regards to machine calibration as well as co-ordinate measuring machine solutions and products.

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