Category Archives: Announcements

Notification of firmware defect on QM-Height

We hereby announce a firmware defect on some QM-Height high performance height gages which are manufactured by Mitutoyo Corporation. As a measure to resolve the defect, Mitutoyo America Corporation is offering to update the firmware of affected QM-Height units at no cost. Please contact isabel.muneton@mitutoyo.com to schedule your firmware update. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and will continue to focus on quality improvement.

The details of the defect are as follows. 1. Defective point: Firmware The QM-Height has a guaranteed accuracy of ±(2.4+2.1L/600)µm in the height measurement mode with the standard probe at 20°C. When using the inside or outside diameter measurement mode there may be additional error, and the firmware update may provide some accuracy improvement.


2. Model: QM-Height series, total of 20 models a. Manufacturing timeframe: ...

Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces New MF Microscope Packages

Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces New MF Microscope Packages

Mitutoyo is pleased to announce the release of MF microscope packages that include the M2 geometric software and touch screen tablet as well as a retrofit package for D generation MF and MF-U microscopes in the field. The M2 software is easy to use and allows for graphic-based part view feature construction. The user can also apply tolerances, export data, and create reports. For more detailed information download a pdf file of the New Product Announcement for MF/MF-U Microscopes w/M2 Software Packages. Click here to download/view the literature for MF / MF-U Measuring Microscope packages....

Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces New Linear Gages & Counters

Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces New Linear Gages and Counters

Mitutoyo is pleased to announce the addition of new Linear Gages and Counters in our contact sensor line. The new EJ Counters have two inputs each which save space, are DIN rail mountable, compact, expandable, and offer output options such as, USB and CC-Link. More output options will be available later in 2021. Our free setup software provides live readings of each gage or calculations between gages and allows for easy setup of each counter. Purchase any of the output interfaces to communicate with the software through USB-C. The LG100 Series Linear Gages have improved specifications such as higher impact resistance, superior ingress protection (IP67G), long life bearings, tighter repeatability and narrow range accuracy, and a reference origin (for position recall). Find more information and details in the full

Mitutoyo America Releases New PJ-Plus Series

Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces the PJ-Plus Series Profile Projector

The Mitutoyo Profile Projector-Plus is a new series of profile projectors that utilize LED lighting and provides reliable measurements in manufacturing site environments. The Profile Projector-Plus provides stable dimension and angle measurements in harsher environments conventional models can’t handle, such as manufacturing and processing lines. Key features:
  • LED illumination: Implementing LED vs. halogen lighting eliminates the need for a main-unit cooling fan, limiting entry of oil, mist, dust, etc. into the measuring instrument. LEDs are also more durable, greatly reducing lamp burnout and power consumption.
  • Stepless illumination adjustment: Stepless illumination control is more efficient and allows light levels to be set precisely to suit surface textures and color or a workpiece.
  • Built-in digital XY counter: Displays XY axes and angle readings in large characters on the front...

Mitutoyo America Releases Renewed SJ-410

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases Renewed SJ-410 Series

We are pleased to announce the release of the RENEWED SJ-410 series to our line of Form Measurement Instruments. This new version incorporates the new striking rich colors common to the redesign of our brand and products to reflect usability, innovation and appeal. Appealing functions and features such as portability, easy to use operations combined with rich color-graphic LCD touch screen continues to be its core design base. A built-in thermal printer, free downloadable software, various out-put capabilities and additional tools using optional software Formtracepak-AP makes this portable unit capable of analysis comparable to a high-level PC based system. View the full New Product Announcement for details and pricing....

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New AI Inspect Software

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New AI Inspect Software

  Mitutoyo America Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the new Mitutoyo AI Inspect Software to its overall lineup of software solutions.  Intended for use in determining defects in multiple applications, Mitutoyo AI Inspect is a standalone software product designed to assist customers with next generation visual defect analysis. For more details, view the AI Inspect brochure or visit www.mitutoyo.com/aiinspect....

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New MeasurLink® Collection Schedule Module

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New MeasurLink® Collection Schedule Module

We are pleased to announce that Mitutoyo is introducing a new module into our MeasurLink Suite. MeasurLink’s Collection Scheduler is a module that allows the user to track measurement collection times for multiple active or suspended runs on that Real-Time station. The module displays tiles for each run and shows several color stages based on checkpoints to keep measurements on track. In addition, an email can alert the supervisor if no measurement is started within specified time. Designed for customers that manufacture and measure on a timed measurement schedule, Collection Scheduler works in conjunction with any Real-Time edition to alert operators when the next measurement is due with a colorful Andon display and timer. The perfect tool to keep measurements on-time for operators running multiple machines or jobs, the...

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New FORMTRACER Avant Measuring System

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New FORMTRACER Avant Measuring System

Mitutoyo America Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the FORMTRACER Avant Series Contour and Surface Roughness measuring system to our product line. The FORMTRACER Avant is Mitutoyo’s next generation Formtracer measuring system that measures advanced contour and surface roughness features with high precision, speed, flexibility and efficiency in one machine. The new FORMTRACER Avant enables conversion between contour and surface roughness measurements in seconds without closing down the software or switching off the controller. Key features of the FORMTRACER Avant include:
  • NEW quick sensor exchange without turning off machine
  • NEW enhanced stylus protection function
  • Increased drive speed on X and Z axes
  • NEW faster retraction of the stylus after measurement (58% improvement)
  • Increase in the amount of retrofit selections of optional surface/contour detectors
  • Easier part programming with the...

Filling Your Customers’ Calibrated Tool Orders is Now Easier & Faster

Our New Product Numbering System & Open “Date Put Into Service” Certificate Simplifies the Purchasing & Inventory Control Process Mitutoyo America Corporation is launching a new feature to make ordering a comprehensive list of Calibrated Products faster and easier while improving inventory control for your distribution center.  These Calibrated Products include an ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited Certificate of Calibration packaged with the product. The Certificate of Calibration is fully endorsed and includes the accreditation symbol, A2LA certificate 0750.01, from the Mitutoyo America Calibration Laboratory in Aurora, Illinois. The accredited certificate represents the best practice in calibration and is a requirement in many industries. These calibrated tools will have a new, single part number with its own bar code and can be a part of your normal inventory. When a customer orders one of these calibrated tools, the tool...

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New MiSCAN Vision Measuring System

Mitutoyo America Corporation Releases New MiSCAN Vision Measuring System

Mitutoyo America Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the new MiSCAN Vision Measuring System. The MiSCAN Vision Measuring System, or MVS, is a multiple sensor microscopic-form measurement system, using combined technologies of coordinate and vision measurement system technology. The MiSCAN system is the ideal hybrid measuring machine with vision head and scanning probe (MPP-NANO, SP25M). The image head enables precise positioning and targeting measurement even in locations where visual checking is difficult. If you would like further information or assistance regarding this product, please contact your Mitutoyo Sales Representative or nearest regional Mitutoyo Sales Office. You can view specific information on the full product announcement here.
  1. Product Name: MiSCAN
  2. Delivery Information: Available for Quoting Now
  3. Literature: Bulletin No.: 2293
  4. Demonstration Sample: No
Remarks: Two machine sizes...