Sylvac Scan S25 non-contact optical measuring centre from Bowers Group

​The Sylvac Scan S25 from Bowers Group is designed to complement the current Sylvac Scan range, including the F60 / S145 and Scan 52. The S25 provides a non-contact optical measuring centre to measure small-to mid-size cylindrical parts of up to 26 mm diameter and 200 mm in length, whilst holding parts up to 500 mm long.

The Sylvac Scan S25 offers easy-to-use high resolution accuracy with impressive results, providing <1 micron accuracy on diameter and <3 micron accuracy on length. Enabling a reduction in inspection time, its features include part recognition, reflex-click auto-measure and barcode loading, as well as quick-release tooling. Designed for precision, the S25 also boasts a precision rotary headstock for improved dynamic measurement accuracy.

Bowers Group sales director Martin Hawkins says: “The Sylvac Scan S25 is a fantastic step forward for manufacturers, providing improved accuracy and optical imaging when measuring small turned parts. Running the latest Sylvac Reflex-Scan+ software, all static measurements and 2D scans can be speedily obtained within just three seconds, greatly improving productivity. We are delighted to be able to offer this remarkable product to market and we’re really looking forward to the interest that it will undoubtedly attract.”

The Scan 25 offers dynamic results on a schematic along with analysis all provided on one page, with optional CAD and Offline software also available. With a small footprint and a two-man lift, the S25 is perfect for shopfloor operation. In addition to a new built-in user interface, the Scan 25 is automation-ready with a motorised tailstock and additional I/0 connectivity.