Practical Considerations for Choosing an Optical Probe Head

Optics- and light-based metrology tools are increasingly popular in quality control labs around the world because of key advantages over mechanical counterparts:

  • Non-contact nature
  • Reliability
  • Maintenance-free operation

Because advanced optics and physics knowledge is needed to understand the capabilities and limitations of light-based metrology, tool selection can be a significant undertaking.

Understanding this complex decision-making, our team outlined top considerations for one important step during the purchasing process—the selection of the optical probe head.

Download your copy of the app note to help streamline your tool selection.