Keyence CMM measures large parts

Oct. 16, 2020
Featuring a wireless probe, the easy-to-use WM can measure objects as long as 30 feet.

WM The WM wide-area coordinate measuring machine from Keyence can be used to inspect molds and measure large parts; it also is appropriate for reverse-engineering. It can measure objects as long as 30 feet and features a wireless probe. 

What’s new? The device, which includes a tracking camera that captures near-infrared light emitted by seven probe markers.  

Benefits Accuracy and portability. The WM provides precise measurements over large areas and eliminates the need to move large parts. It is built to withstand harsh, shop-floor environments. Operation is simple: Users simply touch the part with the probe. 

Keyence Corp. of America, Itasca, Ill., 888-539-3623,