Starrett HDV300 HDV400 Horizontal Digital Video Comparators

The innovative new HDV Horizontal Digital Video comparator combines the best features of a horizontal optical comparator and a vision metrology system. Utilizing a rigid steel design, with 12″ x 6″ of stage travel, the HDV is configured like a traditional horizontal comparator. The system has a uniquely mounted 5MP digital video camera, coupled with a choice of quick change telecentric lenses or 6.5:1 zoom for micron-level resolution. The HDV system includes a powerful 64-bit PC and Touchscreen monitor, which runs MetLogix M3 Metrology software. With this software, DXF CAD files can be imported and 2D Go-No-Go gauges created, similar to using a Mylar overlay chart on a comparator screen. Video edge detection (VED), allows real-time interaction of the imported file with the video image of the part being inspected. Productivity, speed and accuracy are all enhanced.

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Starrett HDV300 HDV400 Horizontal Digital Video Comparators

  • Manual and CNC Systems available
  • Interchangeable Lens
  • Steel construction with hard anodized X Y stage.
  • 300mm x 150mm (12″x6″) of stage travel for HDV300
  • 400mm x 150mm (16″x6″) of stage travel for HDV400
  • 540mm x 130mm (21.3″x5.1″) workstage
  • 110lb (50kg) maximum load capacity
  • 51mm (2″mm) of focus travel
  • Helix angle adjustment with ±15° Vernier scale
  • Manual X-Y and focus positioning via hand wheels. Joystick & Trackball on CNC Models.
  • Heidenhain glass scales for 0.5um (0.00002″) X and Y resolution
  • LED illumination for surface and profile lighting
  • 5 megapixel black & white camera (2448×2058 pixels)
  • MetLogix M3 software with DXF/FOV option pack
  • Parts displayed on 24″ (60 cm) touch-screen color monitor (1920×1080 pixels)