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Q-Span Gauging Systems let quality departments automate manual gauging. They combine part handling, measurement, and data collection to improve productivity and process control in high-mix, small batch manufacturing.

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Orchid Orthopedic Solutions proves business case for robotic gauging

POSTED 07/18/2022  | By: New Scale Robotics

New Scale Robotics has released a new case study video with Orchid Orthopedic Solutions, a medical contractor manufacturer in Bridgeport, Michigan. Orchid uses New Scale’s Q-Span Robotic Gauging System to automate QC inspection of its machined surgical drills.  

In the video, Joe Farinella, Quality Director at Orchid, explains the business benefits of the Q-Span System. These include:

  • Realizing immediate savings of more than 50 hours per week of inspection time
  • Achieving total gauge R&R) of less than 10%
  • Deployment in less than a month
  • Ability to reassign QC personnel to higher value tasks

Watch the video