- PO Box 36, 2 New Star Road
Leicester, LE4 9JQ, UK
Established in 1886, Taylor Hobson is the world leader in surface and form metrology and developed the first roundness and surface finish measuring instruments. Taylor Hobson provide contact and non-contact measurement solutions for the most demanding applications on a global basis, with a worldwide infrastructure to support our clients; we are a truly global ultra precision metrology company.
Taylor Hobson are pioneers, continually developing their products to meet the ever-increasing demands of next generation technologies, particularly in optics, bearings, automotive, aerospace, medical and renewable energy technologies. This forward thinking philosophy is captured perfectly in our diverse range of product solutions. Recent developments include new optics measurement systems and a full suite of dedicated software analysis packages.
Manufactured components require exceptional levels of quality, durability, precision and reliability in order to meet the demanding requirements of modern applications. Recent developments by Taylor Hobson deliver an in depth understanding of characteristics such as surface finish, contour, form, radius, roundness and harmonic analysis, providing vital feedback for improvements in design and production.
Form Talysurf, PGI, i-Series, Talyrond, Luphos, CCI, Surtronic, Talyvel, Autocollimators, MAT (Micro Alignment Telescopes).
Analysis capabilities include
3D Topography, surface finish, roughness, form & contour, radius, dimensions & features, tool tip radius & offset, angles, diffractive, aspheric, astigmatism, volumetric wear, roundness, straightness, flatness...
Optics, Bearings, Automotive, Fuel Injectors, Aerospace, Medical and Hard Disc.