Surface Profilometry Surface Metrology Equipment Datasheets

Roundness and Form
from Inspec Inc.

Roundness and form can be measured on a device called a Contracer. Typical jobs used are for profile inspection for small gear teeth, internal threads, flat serrations, turbine blade root design, face threads, and fine details in small molds. Machines come in bench top and floor models and range and... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop
  • Technology: Contact / Stylus
  • Display & Special Features: Digital
Flatness Gauges
from Lapmaster-Wolters International

The Lapmaster Flatness Gauges provides a quick, reliable method of inspecting lap plates, polishing plates, surface plates and other large surfaces for flatness. The Flatness Gauge determines flatness by measuring the deviation from a straight line on a plane determined by the gauge body. This... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry; Flatness
  • Applications: Aerospace / Defense; Precision Machining / Grinding; Electronics
  • Technology: Contact / Stylus
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Handheld or Portable; Unit Mounted on Machine or Production Line
Sub-Micron Structured Light 3D Scanner -- MIKROCAD LITE
from LMI Technologies

MikroCAD delivers sub-micron accuracy and repeatability on a variety of challenging scan surfaces such as shiny, reflective and steep edges, in contrast to confocal solutions that are unable to handle steeply angled geometries. With MikroCAD 3D Surface Metrology you can: Measure roughness and... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry; Area or three dimensional profile
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop
  • Technology: Optical / Laser
  • Display & Special Features: PC Interface / Networkable
MarSurf Contour and Surface Measuring Station -- LD 130 / LD 260
from Mahr Federal Inc.

MarSurf LD 130 / LD 260. A step into a new dimension. Combined contour and roughness measurements in just one step come courtesy of proven cutting-edge technology from Mahr metrology. The MarSurf LD 130 and MarSurf LD 260 measuring stations have been systematically developed to draw on the... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry; Roughness
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop
  • Applications: Automotive; Bearings, Gears, Shafting, Seals, etc.; Optics / Photonics; Medical
  • Display & Special Features: PC Interface / Networkable
reflectCONTROL Compact -- RCC100-105
from Micro-Epsilon Group

reflectCONTROL Compact has been specifically developed for the inspection of lustrous surfaces. The system projects a striped pattern onto the measurement object. Defects on the surface cause deviations from the striped pattern which are recorded by cameras and evaluated by software. [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Defects, dimples or film residues
  • Applications: Automotive; Flat Panel Display; Optics / Photonics; Precision Machining / Grinding; Semiconductors; Production or Factory Use
Crosscheck™ Laser Profile Sensor -- CC3000-100
from Bytewise Measurement Systems

Use CrossCheck for faster startups and changeovers while reducing product scrap and rework. Easily diagnose root causes of product variation to improve dimensional quality and operator variability, enabling 100% product certification. [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Area or three dimensional profile; Cylindricity or Cylinder Gage; Differential / Taper; Eccentricity / Concentricity; Flatness; Squareness / Angularity; Step Height; Thickness; Straightness; Roundness; Warp / Bow
  • Applications: Precision Machining / Grinding; Semiconductors; Production or Factory Use
  • Technology: Optical / Laser
  • Accuracy: Height 0.050 mm, Width 100 um
Tropel® CylinderMaster® -- CylinderMaster® 25
from Corning Specialty Materials

First optical instrument to provide extensive quantification of o.d. & i.d. [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Area or three dimensional profile; Cylindricity or Cylinder Gage; Differential / Taper; Harmonics; Straightness; Roughness; Roundness
  • Technology: Optical / Laser
  • Standards Compliance: ISO / EN
  • Applications: Automotive; Bearings, Gears, Shafting, Seals, etc.; Optics / Photonics; Precision Machining / Grinding; Production or Factory Use; Bore / ID Analysis
Alpha-Step D-100
from KLA-Tencor Corporation

The KLA-Tencor Development Series of Stylus profilers offer a complete solution focusing on the needs of the engineering and research community. Our Development Series of surface profiler products is designed to match the varied requirements of our customers through the delivery of full featured... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Roughness
  • Applications: MEMS; Semiconductors; Coatings / Films
  • Technology: Contact / Stylus
  • Repeatability: 6 Angstrom Step Height Repeatability
reflectCONTROL Compact -- RCC100-105
from Micro-Epsilon

reflectCONTROL Compact has been specifically developed for the inspection of lustrous surfaces. The system projects a striped pattern onto the measurement object. Defects on the surface cause deviations from the striped pattern which are recorded by cameras and evaluated by software. [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Defects, dimples or film residues
  • Applications: Automotive; Flat Panel Display; Optics / Photonics; Precision Machining / Grinding; Semiconductors; Production or Factory Use
MicroTrak II Laser Displacement Sensor -- LTC-025-02
from MTI Instruments Inc.

High Speed Laser Sensor utilizing the Latest CMOS / CCD Technology. The Microtrak II features state-of-the-art CMOS laser triangulation technology for precise measurements of displacement, position, vibration and thickness. Unaffected by surface texture, color or stray light, the Microtrak II Laser... [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry; Differential / Taper; Flatness; Parallelism; Squareness / Angularity; Spacing; Step Height; Thickness; Straightness; Waviness; Runout; Defects, dimples or film residues; Lay / Pattern; Warp / Bow
  • Technology: Optical / Laser
  • Standards Compliance: ISO / EN
  • Applications: Aerospace / Defense; Automotive; Bearings, Gears, Shafting, Seals, etc.; MEMS; Nanomaterials; Optics / Photonics; Precision Machining / Grinding; Semiconductors; Electronics; Medical (optional feature); Production or Factory Use
3D Optical Profiler -- NewView™ 600s
from Zygo Corporation

Fast 3D noncontact profilometer, manual benchtop unit [See More]

  • Measurement Capability: Form; Surface Profilometry; 2D / Line Profile; Area or three dimensional profile; Flatness; Hybrid Parameters; Spacing; Step Height; Thickness; Waviness; Roughness; Defects, dimples or film residues; Lay / Pattern; Warp / Bow; Swedish Height (H), Peak Density, Summit Spacing & Density, 3D Surface Visualization
  • Technology: Optical / Laser
  • Standards Compliance: ASME; ISO / EN; DIN; JIS
  • Applications: Laboratory Research; Aerospace / Defense; Automotive; Bearings, Gears, Shafting, Seals, etc.; Flat Panel Display; Nanomaterials; Optics / Photonics; Precision Machining / Grinding; Coatings / Films; Electronics; Medical; Wear / Triolobogy; Production or Factory Use; Bore / ID Analysis (optional feature)