Contract Manufacturing

Machine: Lathe

The Situation

Customer wanted a fully automated work cell. They currently had a robot loading the part into the gauge, and then an operator would manually calculate the necessary tooling adjustments.

The Solution

The customer integrated Caron Engineering’s AutoComp software. AutoComp accepts the measurements from their Mitutoyo CMM and automatically calculates the necessary tool compensation measurements to the machine.

AutoComp reduced take time by eliminating the manual data entry from the operator.

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