Contour Analysis 2D & 3D

CAD to Part

  • Model Based Definition
  • Part-to-CAD Comparisons
  • Vector-Driven Key Features
  • 3D Best-Fit
  • Vane & Blade Specialists

Modern product definition is commonly achieved by geometric dimensioning and tolerancing through a 3D CAD model. This is particularly important where complex, non-prismatic, free-form or organic geometry exists, as conventional dimensioning is not feasible.

Q-PLUS is fully conversant with Model Based Definition. Unusual shaped geometry requires unusual verification techniques. We have a wide array of special equipment, software and techniques to properly analyze 2D and 3D contours. Our methods both qualify and quantify the results.

Q-PLUS provides innumerable application-specific solutions ranging from abbreviated vector-driven key features inspections to extremely comprehensive part-to-CAD comparisons using high-density scan data. Such analyses can be best-fit using a number of algorithms to achieve “by-the-book” results for complex profile requirements. 

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Join Q-PLUS Labs at Space Tech Expo 2017

May 2017: Join Q-PLUS Labs as we exhibit at Booth #7022 at Space Tech Expo 2017 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, CA - May 23-25. Space Tech Expo offers the widest showcase of space-related technologies used in the design, build and testing of spacecraft, satellite and launch vehicles. Come see our selection of metrology equipment and learn more about all of our many services. We'll have application engineers & staff on hand to discuss your specific needs for measurement products & services. Click here for Free Exhibit Hall Admission.

Free Exhibits Q-PLUS @ Space Tech Expo 2017

Join Q-PLUS Labs at the 2017 Measurement Science Conference

April 2017: Join Q-PLUS Labs in Booth #312 as we exhibit in the 2017 Measurement Science Conference at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, CA - April 6-7. Come see our selection of metrology equipment. We'll have application engineers & staff on hand to discuss your specific needs for measurement products & services. Exhibit Hall registration is free. Please see the show's pricing for all other events. Click here to register.

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Q-PLUS Labs' Service Spotlight: CT Scanning Services

March 2017: Did you know that Q-PLUS Labs has significant CT Scanning capabilities, specifically tailored to your application? For dimensional inspection, testing, or reverse engineering, our lab has the expertise to accurately measure large or small sized parts and assemblies. We provide high quality CT Scanning data, post processed into the information or results that you need (such as inspection reports or 3D CAD models). We are experienced in tackling projects with parts or assemblies containing many internal features, even those where nondestructive inspection is mandatory in order to gain access for conventional measurement or for other uses such as imaging and failure analysis. Click here to request a quote.

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