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Features

Multi-device 3D measurement software

Measure complex 3D shapes, with greater quality control. PowerInspect® 2018 software supports CNC CMMs (coordinate measuring machines), portable inspection devices, and other kinds of inspection hardware.

Hardware connectivity

  • Support for multi-devices

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Use measuring equipment—including CNC CMMs and others—from a range of hardware providers. (video: 2:26 min.) 

  • Automated inspection

    ULTIMATE

    PowerInspect Ultimate supports automated inspection devices such as CNC/DCC CMMs and machine tool probing. (video: 2:47 min.)

  • Manual inspection

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Use one interface for all of your portable inspection devices, including manual CMMs and many more. (video: 2:42 min.) 

  • Non-contact inspection

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    PowerInspect supports multiple laser scanning devices, including common laser-arm combinations. (video: 2:03 min.)

Inspection programming

  • Ribbon interface

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Enhanced interface and user experience helps improve productivity and streamline your manufacturing workflow.
    (video: 1:57 min.)  

  • Complex shape inspection

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Apply the best strategies for inspecting complex shapes, and automatically compile results into reports.
    (video: 2:30 min.)

  • Graphical programming

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Explore quick and easy programming for measurement sequences. Measure parts with minimal preparation.
    (video: 1:57 min.) 

  • Automatic machine collision checking

    ULTIMATE

    Minimize the chances of collisions during automated inspections. Simulate measurement sequences offline.
    (video: 2:07 min.) 

  • Embedded strategies

    ULTIMATE

    Use scanning and touch trigger strategies to achieve flexible and efficient probing.

  • Point cloud programming

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Inspect fragile or flexible components against CAD data. Extract features automatically from point clouds. 

  • Inspection without CAD

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Measure features without CAD. Export results as a CAD file, including IGES and other formats.  

  • Mirror wizard

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    PowerInspect provides a quick way to mirror an entire inspection sequence and extend the ability to mirror CAD models. 

Manufacturing integration

  • Manufacturing integration

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Optimize your manufacturing with adaptive fixturing, OMV, electrode inspection, and clay milling.
    (video: 2:35 min.)

  • Shared views (subscription only)

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Share your engineering data with key stakeholders. Access data anytime using Internet enabled devices. (video: 2:29 min.)

  • New

    Probed ellipse

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Use automated probing strategies for elliptical features. Improve measurement consistency, and reduce programming time. (video: 1:13 min.) 

  • New

    2D features from point clouds

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Automatically fit 2D features from point cloud data, and have greater confidence in measurement results. (video: 1:41 min.)

  • New | Data exchange (subscription only)

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Get real-time access to the most up-to-date native CAD file translators on the Autodesk cloud.

  • On-machine verification (OMV)

    ULTIMATE

    Inspect parts while they're still on the machine. Minimize moving parts between machine and CMM. 

  • Electrode inspection

    ULTIMATE

    Integrate inspection with design and manufacturing. Shorten setup time and costs for electrode manufacture.

  • Automotive design

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Move swiftly from Alias automotive design software to clay milling on CMMs. 

Measurement repeatability and consistency

  • Guided measurement

    STANDARD, PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Audible and visual aids guide you through inspections, ensuring repeatability and consistency.

  • Inspection points from CAD models

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Import inspection points from CAD data to create inspection points on the part. 

  • Racks and probe databases

    ULTIMATE

    Automate inspection sequences with a probe change, with support for the MCR20 and FCR25 CNC racks. 

  • CAD file manager

    PREMIUM, ULTIMATE

    Use only the surfaces relevant to the measurement. Easily exclude CAD levels from projections.