Leuven March 24th 2006 – For the Westec exhibition (Los Angeles, March 27 – 30), Metris announces a promotional offer1 for its market leading ModelMaker Z scanning system. The package, which includes a ModelMaker Z70 scanner integrated with Metris' KUBE software and the Cimcore Infinite seven-axis articulated arm, provides the ultimate in handheld laser scanning usability, performance and functionality. Focus Reverse Engineering software is also included in the bundle, providing users with a total reverse engineering solution at unbeatable value, offered at $85,000.
ModelMaker Z is the fifth generation of handheld scanners and is accepted by the majority of global automotive and many other industrial customers as being their arm mounted laser stripe scanner of choice. The level of performance offered from the ModelMaker Z makes it the ideal product for a multitude of applications, from manufactured part to CAD inspection, through to reverse engineering, or even archiving of heritage artifacts.
With the KUBE and ModelMaker combination users benefit from over fourteen years of development dedicated specifically to data capture and data processing for laser line scanners. The result is the most intuitive and powerful scanner system on the market. The addition of Focus RE software to the package gives users the ability to reverse engineer their physical parts back to CAD. Metris can also provide point cloud inspection and reporting tools in its Focus Inspection software which is also available from the company.
1 Promotion valid in US and Canada from March 27 till June 26, 2006 and subject to Metris conditions.
Metris designs, develops and markets a unique range of 3D hardware and software inspection systems for the automotive and aerospace sectors. The company offers world- class metrology solutions for both design and manufacturing communities. The comprehensive product family covers the full range of measurement volumes required by customers, in both fixed and portable configurations and with optical and touch sensors. Metris provides best in class precision equipment and metrology solutions for classical CMM measurements featuring bridge and horizontal arm CMMs.
Metris is the market leader for CMM-based laser inspection, with the Metris LC and XC laser scanners offering full surface and feature measurement.
Metris Optical CMMs are portable, hand-held coordinate measuring machines, with a proven track record in engineering, pre-production, and quality control applications. Optical CMMs can also be used in dynamic testing and robot calibration applications. Metris Handheld 3D Scanners are the best-in-class articulated arm scanners for inspection and reverse engineering.
The Metris Laser Radar is the top solution available to the manufacturing industry that provides a fully automated, non-contact measurement and inspection capability for large- volume applications of up to 60 meters.
The Metris Indoor GPS is a modular, large volume tracking system enabling factory-wide localization of multiple objects with metrology accuracy, applicable in manufacturing and assembly.
Metris completes its product portfolio with a full range of complementary software solutions for inspection and reverse engineering applications.
The Metris Headquarters are based in Leuven (Belgium) with additional production and development centers in UK (Derby, London) US (California, Detroit, Virginia), China, Russia and Bulgaria. Metris provide a worldwide network of sales and support offices located in Europe, Asia, and the United States.
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