Tech Tip - Calculate Cone and Cylinder Intersections

Tech Tip - Calculate Cone and Cylinder IntersectionsWhen measuring the intersection of a cone and cylinder, it can be challenging to determine the diameter at the location where the two features intersect. Consequently, it is often more accurate to calculate the gage diameter. This option is readily available in the Verisurf Report Manager using the Intersect feature.1.    The Intersect calculation requires that both the cylinder and the cone be measured first so that they are both displayed in the measure data tree. As always, the accuracy of the calculation will depend on both the device accuracy and the operator’s use of good metrology practices.2...

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Education, Metrology and Manufacturing in Sync

(Click here to view a printable PDF version of this article with additional photographs.)Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN, a flagship HTEC (Haas Technology Education Center) and Flying S Inc, Palestine, IL, are an example of education working in lock-step with a real-world industry partner. U.S. manufacturing has been trying to pull the nose up on the workforce development crisis for the past several years. Many open job requisitions have gone unfilled due to a lack of qualified candidates, while at the same time manufacturing technology and workflow processes have continued to evolve, in essence creating a moving target to be fulfilled. An example of this is met...

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Pat Bass to Lead Verisurf Software Sales in Americas

Anaheim, CA. January 16, 2018Verisurf Software announced today it has appointed Pat Bass to the position of Director of Sales, Americas.  In this new role, Bass will lead veteran regional sales managers and sales engineers in North, Central and South America.“Pat Bass is uniquely qualified to manage our team of talented salespeople.” said Ernie Husted, President, and CEO of Verisurf, “since joining the company he has led by example, gaining the trust and respect of customers and sales team members alike.  Pat’s experience, professionalism and consultative approach make him uniquely qualified for the position.”“I am thrilled to lead the Verisurf ...

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Verisurf 2018 Beta Released: Now Runs on All Common CMM Brands and Models

Verisurf Software has just released a beta version of the latest updates to its flagship product, sporting a bevy of new capabilities, workflow improvements, and feature refinements. According to Ernie Husted Verisurf founder and CEO, the Verisurf 2018 release will boost productivity and is more flexible and easier to use than ever for the frequent inspection, tool building, and reverse engineering tasks customers perform daily. Major product improvements in the 2018 release include:·      Universal CMM: Enjoy the multiple benefits of running Verisurf on your existing motorized CMM without the hassle and burden of expensive controller or pr...

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New Verisurf® 2018 Software

Los Angeles, California, September 12, 2017 Verisurf Software, Inc. announced today Verisurf 2018, the latest release of its popular measurement software for automated quality inspection, reporting, scanning, reverse engineering, tool building and assembly guidance. The new release includes many new features, all of which are centered around three key user benefits: Universal CMM compatibility, quick programming shortcuts and productivity features, and increased probing speed. Universal CMM compatibility – All CMMs, including previously closed legacy systems, are now open to Verisurf users; streamlining productivity, training and ensuring manufacturing enter...

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