JOHN Hart has introduced the new Brown and Sharpe DCC GAGE direct computer control measurement station. The DCC GAGE is a low cost, high performance coordinate measuring machine that increases the throughput and accuracy of measurement and inspection operations.
Designed as the perfect entry level computer controlled coordinate measuring machine for any application, the DCC GAGE can be used as a stand alone system, a walk-up gauging station for first piece inspection, for layout inspection as well as tool set up.
The DCC GAGE has been designed to measure up to 80 per cent of all manufactured parts.
The machine has a measurement envelope of 457mm x 508mm x 406mm, a speed of 305mm/s and acceleration of 200mm/s2.
In addition to this is the exclusive Brown and Sharpe dual reduction drive system featuring an advanced belt drive which adds a new measurement of precision, reliability and maintain ability.
The DCC GAGE is equipped with PCDMISTM PRO software, TP-ES probe, a standard computer system and a 15" monitor. Full featured PCDMIS PRO measurement and inspection features an easy-to-use operator interface that guides users through part programming, set up and inspection routine execution.
In addition advanced graphics reporting functions help the user configure inspection results to meet specific data analysis.
Included with the machine is installation, training and a one-year parts and service warranty.