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the universal measuring machine for fully-automatic measuring and inspection of cylindrical hob cutters

With their »hobCheck« measuring machine, ZOLLER push the door open to unseen features for fully-automatic, economical, and complete measuring of hob cutters – some of which of unusual size. Equipped with transmitted light image processing, incident light cameras and measuring probes, more than 15 parameters (like tooth profile, radial run-out/wobble, pitch, shape/position tolerance) can be measured.


ZOLLER image processing »pilot«


Ergonomic operating elements


Consistent use of brand-name products


Robust and able to withstand shop floor conditions


Membrane keyboard for power-operated spindle clamping and spindle braking


Software package »hobCheck«


ZOLLER high-precision spindle »ace«


vvvAutofocus and hollow shaft encoder


Unique evaluation software


Swivel-mounted optic carrier


Electronic measuring sensor

Features Detail:

Technical data

Measuring range Z-axis 540 mm
Travel range Y-axis 40 mm
Measurable external diameter 360 mm
Snap gauge Ø 60 mm
Maximum measuring depth sensor 30 mm
Maximum measuring length front 300 mm
Maximum tool weight 100 kg
Range of CNC controlled optic carrier swivelling device ± 30°
Tool length tailstock 100 - 600 mm (Option)

By using adapters and tool posts the quoted measuring range may vary.

Axial/frontal measurements with incident light camera are not possible in combination with tailstock.



»pilot 3.0«

Prepared quickly and easily for any requirement

  • For both manual and CNC controlled presetting and measuring machines
  • For both small and large manufacturing needs
  • Conveniently and quickly preset, measure, inspect, and manage cutting tools of all kinds.
  • Transmit data via machine connections and interfaces to third party systems
  • Modular design for maximum flexibility


Downloads and User Reports

  • Zoller_broschuere_hobcheck_en
    Brochure »hobCheck«
    (1.09 MB)
  • Zoller_compte_rendu_d'un_utilisateur_sandvik
    Rapport des utilisateurs »hobCheck« SANDVIK
    (0.13 MB)

Your added value

  • »hobCheck« with unique evaluation software
  • ZOLLER mechanics - precise, ergonomic, reliable
  • The ZOLLER image processing »pilot« - fast, intuitive, unequalled by the competition
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