FixtureBuilder 3D fixture-modelling software from Renishaw is now available as a subscription service. Customers can take advantage of a complimentary 12-month subscription to this accessible fixture-planning software when they purchase qualifying metrology fixturing products or bundles.
The user-friendly software allows quick creation and documentation of advanced CAD-based metrology fixturing set-ups for repeatable and productive part inspection. Users have access to the full catalog of Renishaw metrology fixturing components when designing and documenting their modular fixturing set-ups.
The software has an intuitive interface, complete with clear and well-organized component libraries, intelligent drag-and-drop functionality, and an easy-to-use constraint mechanism. It also offers full CAD compatibility and custom libraries, along with the software's standout feature “Build It” function which automates the generation of work instructions and bill of materials for each fixture set-up. This simplifies the purchase of fixturing components and helps users to meet quality standards.
FixtureBuilder 8.1 is the latest version of this software. It enables the design of fixturing set-ups in seconds and then exports them to inspection programming software of choice, using popular file formats like IGES, SAT, and STEP. This ensures seamless functionality and compatibility with industry-standard inspection programs and applications.