The Lumenarium: The official blog of Lumetrics, Inc.

Custom probe design used in-situ at plastic injection molding facility

Posted June 22, 2016 by Kristin

A customer approached Lumetrics with a desire to better understand the thickness profile during the molding process of manufacturing a plastic bottle. Due to cycling mechanical machinery within a 24-inch window around the pre-form, a standard probe (with standoff maximum of 2 inches) could not be used while the machine was running.

filed under: blow molding manufacturing, Lumetrics, Non contact thickness measurement, Optical Inspection, OptiGauge, packaging inspection, packaging thickness measurement

Optical Measurement, For The Win: Ultrasonic Thickness Gauge vs. The OptiGauge™

Posted February 04, 2015 by Kristin

There are many types of thickness measurement- one of those being ultrasonic thickness measurement.  Ultrasonic thickness measurement has many benefits, but falls short in a few critical areas where optical thickness measurement excels.  Here are the details:

filed under: Non contact thickness measurement, Optical Inspection, Thickness Measurement, Ultrasonic thickness measurement gauge replacement, ultrasound

Medical Design and Manufacturing East 2011

Posted April 06, 2011 by Kristin

Each year, the team members of Lumetrics, Inc. participate in the Medical Design and Manufacturing East trade show and conference.  This year's MD&M East event will be held on June 6th-9th 2011 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, NY.

filed under: Canon Trade Shows, Catheter Measurement, Engineering, FDA Compliance, Fundus Camera- RetPen™, Lumetrics, Lumetrics Inc., LumetriScan™, MD&M East 2011, Medical Balloon Measurement, Medical Design and Manufacturing East 2011, medical device inspection, NIST Traceable, Non-Contact Inspection, Opthalmic Device Innovation, Opthalmics, Optical Inspection, optical interferometry, Optics & Photonics News, OptiGauge, QA/QC, RetPen™, Return On Investment, ROI, Thickness Measurement, UBM Canon

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