IJAT Vol.9 No.2 pp. 170-175
doi: 10.20965/ijat.2015.p0170


Recent Progress in CMM-Based Form Measurement

Otto Jusko*, Michael Neugebauer*, Helge Reimann*, and Ralf Bernhardt**

*Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt
Bundesallee 100, 38116 Braunschweig, Germany

**Carl Zeiss IMT GmbH
Carl-Zeiss-Str. 4-54, 73447 Oberkochen, Germany

October 20, 2014
February 16, 2015
March 5, 2015
dimensional metrology, form measurement, coordinates metrology, scanning
Form standards with different profile geometries were measured using 3- and 4-axis scanning on a 3D CMM prototype with a precision rotary table. Physical boundary conditions, including probing force, probe diameter, probe geometry, probe material, and scanning speed, were varied, and then the results were analyzed. Some results were found to be equivalent to those obtained using form measuring machines. Limitations of the current implementation of this technique are discussed.
Cite this article as:
O. Jusko, M. Neugebauer, H. Reimann, and R. Bernhardt, “Recent Progress in CMM-Based Form Measurement,” Int. J. Automation Technol., Vol.9 No.2, pp. 170-175, 2015.
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