Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments
Inspection System measures cylindrical runout/concentricity.
Press Release Summary:
August 5, 2009 - Centrax Runout and Concentricity Inspection System, JCR-1, incorporates precision datum rolls, upper tension roll assembly, and integral axial stop pins to ensure proper part staging and absolute gauge accuracy. Infinitely adjustable indicator mounting arm offers fine-adjustment positioning and variable CMM Tee-Slot mounting stand accommodates part-specific and universal applications. System accuracy is less than 2 microns, adjustable from 0.125-1.0000 in.
Original Press Release
Johnson Gage Introduces "Centrax" Runout and Concentricity Inspection System
Press release date: July 28, 2009
Bloomfield, CT July 28, 2009....Recognized as the industry leader in Thread Inspection Systems and Technology, Johnson Gage has introduced the affordably priced "Centrax" Runout and Concentricity Inspection System for verification of cylindrical runout or concentricity in manufacturing or inspection applications. The new JCR-1 model incorporates precision datum rolls, a unique upper tension roll assembly, and integral axial stop pins to assure proper part staging and absolute gage accuracy. To accommodate both part specific and universal applications, the unit features Infinitely adjustable indicator mounting arm with fine-adjustment positioning and variable CMM Tee-Slot Mounting Stand. It is equipped with a belt-drive to remove operator influence, simplify operation while increasing gage reliability and repeatability. Typical applications for the "Centrax" Runout and Concentricity Inspection System include finished and semi-finished fasteners and fittings, screw machine products, and high-precision medical parts.
Additional features include: system accuracy less than 2 microns, adjustable from 0.125" through 1.0000", available with standard Mitutoyo Test Indicators or Digital Test with SPC output, standard adjustable articulated indicator mounting arm and Tee-slot mounting for infinite positioning options. Also featured: adjustable axial stops to simplify part positioning and prevent motion during inspection. Easy-to- read permanent etched scales on Mounting Stand simplify repeat measurement applications. The unit can be used on Optical Comparators or other measurement systems w/optional Fixture Base. The JCR-1 can be used for adjustable or part-dedicated configurations. The standard "Centrax" JCR-1 model is priced at $995.00.