BuildIT 2017 Overview Video

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Video overview of the latest features and enhancements in BuildIT 2017, including: new device interfaces with the FARO VantageS, VantageE, Array Imager & VectorRI; Streamlined GD&T Workflows; Additional Languages; and Edge Detection functionality. Read More

Jig Inspection with BuildIT’s GD&T Module

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In this workflow, the laser tracker measures the part and BuildIT performs an automatic evaluation of inspection performance according to the GD&T standards as defined by ASME.

BuildIT 2016.5 Sneak Peek – What’s new in GD&T, Alignment & Reporting

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This video shows the enhancements to GD&T, Alignment, and Reporting in BuildIT 2016.5, including:

  • Added support for axis suppression for all geometry types in Best-Fit Alignment
  • Added support for external files (pdf, image, text) in entity-based reports. Other file types will simply be embedded in the PDF report with a hyperlink to open them
  • Added support for saving position and visibility of annotations with Saved Views
  • Added support for the Straightness tolerance
  • Added the ability to Compute and Restore alignment from DRF entity in Manager
  • Added support for Slot features
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    BuildIT 2016.5 Sneak Peek – Large Point Cloud, Scanning and Meshing Capabilities

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    This video demonstrates the improvements to BuildIT’s large point cloud handling, scanning and meshing capabilities, including:

  • Support for touch-screens with Multi-touch capabilities
  • Compatibility with the FARO Scene file format
  • New point to mesh deviation analyses
  • Additional mesh smoothing options
  • Ability to align to meshes
  • Real-time camera updates while inspecting targets or scanning surfaces
  • Support for the Nikon MCAx arm and scanners
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    Montreal Metrology Seminar 2016 Summary Video

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    Here’s some footage of our Montreal Metrology Seminar event held on June 9th, 2016 at the Courtyard Mariott.  The event featured presentations on GD&T, measurement processes and automation, case studies, metrology trends, careers, training, and certification.  Special thanks go to our spectacular presenters and panel discussion members, as well as to all of the wonderful attendees who helped make the event a success! Read More

    Jig, Tool Building and Assembly using BuildIT

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    Metrology assisted assembly, as well as jig and tool building, are used extensively in the aerospace and automotive industries. BuildIT can help streamline these workflows by offering all of the necessary tools:
    – real-time inspection capabilities,
    – network bundling for large part inspection
    – and flexible reporting tools. Read More

    BuildIT 2016 Overview Video

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    Full overview of new features and improvements in BuildIT 2016, including: improvements to the UI, redesigned customized reporting, enhancements to process automation capabilities and new GD&T functionality including MMC on Datums.

    BuildIT 2016 – Redesigned Reporting

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    Overview of the redesigned reporting capabilities in BuildIT 2016.

    BuildIT 2016 has redesigned the reporting scheme to improve the ability to generate reports in a quick, easy and customizable way.

    BuildIT 2016 – GD&T Capabilities

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    Overview of additional GD&T capabilities in BuildIT 2016.

    BuildIT 2016 – Automation

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    Overview of enhancements to Automated Processes in BuildIT 2016.

    BuildIT 2016 – UI Improvements

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    Overview of improvements to the UI in BuildIT 2016.

    Part Inspection using Occipital Structure Sensor and BuildIT Software

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    We used the Occipital Structure Sensor on an iPad Air 1 to scan a mold part.
    The point cloud was imported into BuildIT and compared/analyzed to the nominal CAD data.
    The results were impressive, the sensor was surprisingly precise considering its price point.
    This video showcases the workflow.
    If you have any questions on this process, you can contact us at info@builditsoftware.com Read More