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Probe Model Export Option

nrowland 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 0

It would be nice to have the ability to export a probe build into an IGES or STEP format so that I could load it into the CAD system. We have a need to create a drawing of the probe for documentation purposes and there is not an easy way to do this currently. Not everyone who wants this information has PC-DMIS where they can look at the probe build.

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Add outlier filter on 3D features

jean-francois manlay (jefman) 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 0

It would be interseting to create filters in spheres, cones and cylinders like it exists in planes and circles.

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Standard ISO 1011

Cerino 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by Rob Jensen 2 years ago 1

Update 2012 version instead the 2004 now used

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Output MIN/MAX Evaluation to Stats

David Courtney 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 0

I would like to be able to output dimension min/max values to stats instead of the average. I don't know how it would work but it seems as though it would create two outputs for a single dimension and then maybe it would tag a min and max to the dimension labels.

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Move Feature Dialogue

David Courtney 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 1

I would like a edit command/dialogue to move feature(s) XYZ values. Please create a dialogue with the option to select features from list or graphics window, input values to shift X, Y, Z, and rotation about an axis or feature. I want something that will allow me to move any feature nominal a given distance or rotate it a given angle. Take for example the paste with pattern function but it would function as an editing tool instead.

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Angular distance command

Jon Wood (NinjaBadger) 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 0

Get the angle between two features.

Bit like the distance command.


- Select two features and it gives the angle between them (in the current workplane) with the origin as the centre point.

-Select three features and it gives the angle between the first two using the third as the centre point.


I see a lot of chains of angular dimensions,I spend a lot of time constructing lines from the centre to the bolt holes and evaluating the angle between the lines, makes the graphics cluttered as well.


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Report distance in multiple axis at a time

Kingsld1 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 5

It would be nice to be able to report both X distance and Y distance in one pass thru the distance dialog. The current method of only being able to report one axis at a time is a waste of time in both programming and reading a report not to mention a waste of ink and paper.

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Use biggest deviation for Position calculation

Aaron Baldauf 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 3

If I evaluate the position of a plane in XactMeasure, it should evaluate it from the worst point of the plane and not the center of the plane.

At the moment I always have to search for min/max point relative to the datum and evaluate the bigger deviation of the two.

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Import DMIS 5.2 as new PC-DMIS format instead of legacy

Jay Flint 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 0

Import DMIS 5.2 as new PC-DMIS format instead of legacy

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Ability to easily edit Measured Points

Jay Flint 6 years ago in Metrology Software / PC-DMIS updated by neil kay 3 years ago 2

Give us the ability to easily edit Measured Points. This should be as easy as editing vector points.