FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the purpose of this tool?
This tool is primarily designed to replace the time-consuming process of mold analysis of thread features through use of an optical comparator and an overlay.
How long does the inspection process take?
Less than 45 seconds.
What happens if the tool is dropped?
This is a precision measuring instrument that can potentially be damaged by excessive shocks. Handle with the same care as other sensitive gages.
Will I need to buy a different tool for each connection type/family?
No, the QC-X is adaptable to a wide variety of API, semi-premium and premium threadforms, and custom processing algorithms for proprietary threads can be developed.
Can I store and retrieve data collected by the QC-X?
Yes, all data can be stored and retrieved electronically.