3D Metrology Services – Consumer – Aluminum Can Form Inspection & Comparison to CAD

The team at EDM Intelligent Solutions utilizes unique 3D metrology equipment to quickly and accurately measure components with tight tolerances and intricate geometry, including parts of all shapes and sizes. Evaluation of the inner nose radius and stand diameter of this aluminum beverage can was completed using our Form Measurement services. Everything from comparison to CAD, profile extraction, and measurement of dimensions is possible with a single dataset captured on our RSH-M10 Robotic 3D Metrology System.


Application Details

  • Component – Beverage Can and Tooling
  • Material – Aluminum
  • Metrology Services
    • Form Measurement
    • Difference Measurement


Punch Surface Comparison to CAD

Can Surface Comparison to Nominal Model


X-Axis Profile Inner Nose Radii and Stand Diameter

X-Axis Profile Comparison to Nominal



Intelligent solutions to manufacturing and measurement challenges are what we do. Over the past 25 years, we’ve completed thousands of measurement and metrology projects. What differentiates EDM Intelligent Solutions 3D Metrology services from the competition is our unique understanding of each manufacturing process. The EDMIS metrology technicians and applications engineers support their colleagues in our tight tolerance CNC machine shop that produces ultra-precision components for customers every day. Harnessing this unique relationship with manufacturing, our metrology team has the experience needed to fully assist our customers leverage the measurements taken of their components to improve their manufacturing processes. We are confident that we can measure your most challenging components and work with you to fully understand what those measurements tell you about them. To learn more about how EDMIS can help you, contact our metrology team with your request for quote.