The new Sheet 1.1 of the VDI/VDE/DGQ/DKD2618 series of guidelines describes procedures for monitoring and testing measuring equipment for geometric quantities. The test instructions create a basis for the assessment of new and used measuring equipment. It facilitates the cooperation of measuring equipment manufacturers, users and providers of calibration services. It also describes how to document the results and shows how characteristic values can be determined to evaluate the results.
Chromasens has introduced a 3D inspection system designed for detecting imperfections on the surface of metal cylinder heads requiring large field of views.