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New REVERSE Tools Simplify Point Cloud- and Mesh to Solid Model Workflows

Reverse engineering workflows typically include fitting CAD entities to one or more point-cloud meshes. The 2019 release of Verisurf REVERSE includes an improved 2D Slice function that provides finer control when creating 2D geometry using the current screen orientation. The new Export to Edge Splines tool (mesh speed menu) creates closed-edge splines from free mesh edges on the current CAD level. Exported splines can be further edited or otherwise used during the solid modeling process. Watch this video illustration of 2D Mesh Slice and Export to Edge Splines to view a practical, time-saving workflow that takes advantage of these two functions.Watch the 2D Slice and...

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Quality Inspection Software Platform Improves Departmental Efficiency

B&B Airparts, a Wichita, KS manufacturer offering multiple (horizontal) manufacturing services wanted to grow its business by improving competitiveness against more efficient vertical job shops. After conducting an in-depth needs analysis, they selected Verisurf with Universal CMM as the common software platform that would support both their existing and future inspection hardware systems. The results: a steady 35% annual growth rate. Read the whole B&B Airparts’ case study in the Jan, 2019 issue of Modern Machine Shop here:B&B Airparts Case Study: Modern Machine Shop Magazine Jan '19 Issue ...

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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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Rapid Manufacturing for Maintenance Repair and Overhaul

Verisurf Measurement Software and 3D Printing Makes it PossibleRoc-Air of Pomona, California combines innovative thinking with Verisurf Measurement Software and 3D printing/additive rapid manufacturing to increase customer value, shorten development time and quite often, improve form; fit and function of failed or worn legacy aircraft components during Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO).Roc-Aire (Rockets and Aircraft) Innovation has been at the heart of Roc-Air’s culture from the very beginning.  As the name of the Company implies, Rockets and Aircraft, Roc-Air was founded in 1958 during the beginning of the space race and development of supersonic...

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Advanced Integration Technology

AIT is a leading industrial automation company specializing in aerospace manufacturing solutions. Their customer list reads like a who’s who of the aerospace industry, including Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, British Aerospace, CASA, EADS, EDO Corp., Embraer, Fairchild, Dornier, Global Aeronautica, Hawker Beechcraft, Lockheed Martin, McDonnell Douglas, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Northrop Grumman, Spirit AeroSystems, and Triumph Aerostructures – just to name a few. AIT’s Chesterfield Twp, Michigan, facility is tasked with design and fabrication of autoclave mold tooling and assembly jigs used by tier-one aerospace manufacturers. To maintain high precisio...

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