CAPPS NC unique controller interface integrates machine tool measurement and the smart factory.

Our direct controller interface integrates true metrology into the IIOT ecosystem

  • Dynamic Work offset
  • Dynamic Tool Offset
  • Dynamic adaptive feedback using direct closed loop integration
  • Machine Tool Measurement GD&T reports

CappsNC Applies automation technology into the factory of the future

CappsNC provides dimensional metrology data to be used in the hyperflexible, self-adapting manufacturing processes.

On-Machine Software Features

Flexible Integration

CappsNC supports an extremely wide variety of CNC machines for your on-machine inspection and smart manufacturing needs. CappsNC supports machining centers, mill turn machines, double turret machines, additive & hybrid machines, water-jet, laser machines and six or seven axis robotic applications.

On-Machine Scanning & Probing

CappsNC can be used for on-machine probing or on-machine scanning and can be used with any sensor interface. CappNC supports the following, but not limited, sensor interfaces: all CNC touch probes, Renishaw sprint scanning probes, non-contact laser scanners, and non-contact CCD Cameras.

Realtime Dynamic Feedback

CappsNC real-time dynamic feedback improves machine tool accuracy.

  • Errors due to Part offsets
  • Error due to Part fixturing
  • Errors due to tool wear
  • Errors due to thermal effects

Advance CMM Reporting

  • ISO & ANSI compliant GD&T Analysis
  • Complete CMM Reports
  • Support of Multiple datums with material conditions
  • Form & Profile analysis
  • Automatic report generation
  • Direct report feedback to NC for adaptive machining
  • Export data to all SPC packages including DATA VIEW
  • Auto TEXT and or E-MIAL on out of tolerance features

On-Machine Inspection Process


Easy & Precise Part Setup and machine axis diagnostics CappsNC PreProcess approach allows users to set specific Work and Tool offsets before the machining process


Adaptive Manufacturing – Program corrections during machining with Real-time in-process feedback through on-machine probing


Create detailed quality reports on the machine and SPC analysis with metrology data “BIGDATA”

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We understand that needs for your shop floor are unique, AAT3D is dedicated to make sure our software solutions will help you achieve your Industry 4.0 goals. Contact us today to learn more about our products & services.


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