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Portable and Precise Featuring Point-and-Click Automation

Powered by Verisurf AUTOMATE software – zCAT combines a revolutionary, lightweight and portable form factor with easy-to-use software that serves as a common, mobile platform for in-process inspection or reverse engineering.

Verisurf & zCATzCAT was conceived with ease-of-use, portability, and uncompromising precision as primary design objectives. With its industry-standard touch-trigger probe system and revolutionary cylindrical kinematic mechanism, zCAT allows for optimal and accurate stylus arrangement regardless of the measurement task at hand.

3D Metrology Software, Training and CMMszCATBest of all, zCAT works seamlessly with Verisurf as a single, integrated system. The combination of a lightweight footprint, battery-operated convenience, and Verisurf Automate’s unique point-and-click inspection plan builder make the zCat with Verisurf solution an easy business decision.



• Working volume

X and Y 700mm diameter, Z 250mm

• Diametral Accuracy (μ)

3.0 + (D/100mm)

• Linear Accuracy (μm)

5.0 + (L/100mm)

• Fixturing accuracy requirement


• Machine speed

User controlled to 150 mmps

• Machine air requirement

None required

• Construction

Stainless steel for all structural components

• Machine power requirements

100-240V AC +/-10%, 50-60Hz

• Battery life

4 hours with normal use, 3 hours at peak

• Power consumption

Peak 15 W, normal 10 W

• Manual motion control

User controlled by hand movement of probe

• Controller

Onboard PCB provides motion control, error mapping, I++ interface and ControlCAT metrology software

• Temperature compensation

Onboard monitoring and compensation

• Probe type

Renishaw T20 probe

• Machine weight

13.6kg, 30lbs

• Machine dimensions

420mm x 172mm x 620mm

• zCAT CMM – 4 axes

• ControlCAT metrology software

• Renishaw TP20 touch trigger probe

• Lithium-ion battery

• Ethernet communication

• I++ software interface

• zCAT wedge excel export software

• Training part and calibration sphere

• Quick start guide

• zCAT dust cover

• Reusable shipping containing

• Standard 1 year warranty

• 1mm ball probe module

• Vertical only 2mm probe

• Horizontal only 2mm probe

• Calibration service

• 5 year service and calibration contract

• Extended 5 year warranty

• Loc-N-Load Quick-Swap fixture systems

• Fixture No. 1

• Fixture No. 2

• Base plate only

• Work holding kit

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