Alignment Systems & Accessories

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

90-Line-D Alignment Accessory comes with precision penta-prism.

May 22, 2017

Housed in aluminum package, 90-Line-D Alignment Accessory features adjustable knobs for locking laser beam position and fine angular control. Used for aligning and checking planer squareness and parallelism on assemblies, machinery and equipment, unit comes with anodized protective coating. Equipped with rotatable nosepiece, product comes with alignment detector.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

New Multi-Axis SiP Alignment Systems for Test & Production; From PI's Award-Winning Technology

Jan 07, 2017

New complete systems for ultrafast alignment tasks are available in single or double-sided arrays.

January 2017, Auburn, MA - Nanopositioning equipment manufacturer PI now offers a new family of automated alignment engines for silicon photonics applications including 3 to 6 axis mechanisms, controllers with firmware based alignment algorithms, and the software tools to meet the high... Read More

HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Smart Damper Boring Bar features three modular insert holders.

Jan 06, 2017

Capable of supplying coolant through body directly to cutting edge, Smart Damper Boring Bar is optimized for right-hand I.D. turning with ISO standard inserts at minimum diameter of 1.58 in. Absorbing vibration, device eliminates chattering to achieve machine accuracy. Available in 32 and 40 mm diameter, unit increases metal removal rates.

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Optics & Photonics

Cleanroom Ionizing Bars

Dec 19, 2016

Cleanroom Ionizing Bars Fullerton, CA – Terra Universal's IonBar™ distributes neutralizing ions to prevent electrostatic discharge (ESD), important for cleanrooms and other controlled environments. IonBars use fans to disperse balanced amounts of neutralizing positive and negative ions. Buildup of electricity is a highly destructive force in the manufacturing and packaging of sensitive... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

MuMetal® Round Bar reduces low field disturbances.

Dec 07, 2016

MuMETAL® Round Bar is used for production of forged components and precision CNC machined MuMETAL® tubes or pipes; required for electrical and electronic technical applications applying magnetic shielding alloy to reduce low field interference. Bars are available diameters from 0.250 in. to 8.17 in. [6,35mm to 207,5mm], and custom designs to spec. Tube or Pipe are designed and produced with... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

1OZ Silver Bar meets IRA standards.

Nov 24, 2016

Displaying Republic Metals logo on top, 1oz Silver Bar is designed with clean and modern look to emphasize purity. Weight and purity in center and assay logo at bottom is displayed on silver bar. Silver bar meets IRA standards.

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Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Capture™ Pinpoint’s Alignment Software automatically stores data.

Nov 09, 2016

Checking common alignment issues like spindle, lathe alignment and machine tool runout, Capture™ Alignment Softwares are intuitive and delivers precision measurements of 0.0001 inch (2.5 microns) even at range of 180 feet. Manipulating incoming readings within built-in spreadsheet for analysis and to create helpful plotting and graphing, unit transcribes input readings, displays the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Microgage PRO Spindle Alignment Kit enables touchscreen display.

Nov 09, 2016

Providing alignment readings based on digital receiver movement, Microgage PRO Spindle Alignment Kit allows checking of machine parallelism and alignment to resolution of 0.0001 inch or 0.003mm. Offering easy fitting of cylindrical laser transmitter into machine chuck or spindle, unit outputs measurement on the portable Smart Display. Suitable for machine shops and manufacturing plants device... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Shaft Alignment Tool performs with dedicated app.

Jun 30, 2016

Utilizing tablet or smartphone with downloaded app, TKSA 51 provides precise alignment of shafts in rotating machinery, including motors, drives, fans, and gearboxes. Tool consists of 2 compact laser measuring units and shaft brackets for mounting. With tool mounted, wirelessly connected TKSA 51 app uses real-time data to provide live 3D view of measuring units, allowing operators to rotate... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Measurement Kit simplifies alignment applications.

May 27, 2016

Equipped with 90-Line Laser Microgage, Microgage PRO Universal Kit provides precise right angle laser reference lines for alignment and checks for machinery squareness. Custom alignment software assists with routines for planer, squareness, and parallel projects. To make structures and parts more accessible, kit offers precision leveler rotational mount, 4-axis precision mount, and precision... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Test Bars ensure spindle accuracy and alignment.

Feb 12, 2016

With Precision Test Bars, users can confirm that machine spindle is running accurately. Each test bar is provided with certificate of accuracy that spells out bar diameter and gage length that is inspected and certified to 4 decimal places. Expanded test bar offering includes CAT40 and CAT50 models; BT30, BT40 and BT50 models; and HSK50A, HSK63A, HSK80A, and HSK100A models. Bars are supplied in... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Laser Receiver aligns machinery and assemblies.

Jan 29, 2016

Designed for use with Microgage PRO Laser Alignment System, Microgage Wireless Laser Receiver is suited for checking many geometric alignments such as: equipment straightness, gantry flatness, machinery squareness, rail and guide parallelism, and bore alignment. Wireless feature provides portability of laser alignment equipment, expanded working range up to 180 ft, and added convenience of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Ultra-Fast Optical Alignment System for SiP Production from PI Named a Prism Award Finalist

Jan 21, 2016

Auburn, MA – Motion and nanopositioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) LP was named a 2016 Photonics Prism Award finalist for its FMPA Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine. This advanced alignment system is based on a highly specialized digital motion controller with embedded advanced alignment and tracking functionality and a hybrid precision scanning and tracking mechanism... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser-Based Shaft Alignment System uses wireless communications.

Sep 25, 2015

As entry-level solution, Stealth™ S-660 Wireless 3-Axis Shaft Alignment System features wireless communication and Dual-Fan™ Technology. Included L-780 Dual-Fan™ Laser Head has 15 ft range from to T-1280 Wireless 3-Axis Target, which features one-axis, 20 mm Dual-Fan™ PSDs with 1 micron resolution, <0.75% offset error, and <1.5% angular error. Angular measuring range is ±2°. Other... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Shaft Alignment System offers modular upgrades.

Sep 25, 2015

Suitable for advanced coupling alignment applications, Stealth Series™ S-670BCRT combines Dual-Beam™ technology with optimized industrial hardware and alignment feature set. System provides large 30 mm PSD, 30 ft operating range, and 8 in. Consumer-Rugged display box. Modular upgrades are available via updates applied to Couple6™ alignment software. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Shaft Alignment System provides precise measurements.

Jul 01, 2015

Comprised of 2 measuring units with detectors and lasers, TKSA 31 helps users identify and correct shaft misalignments of rotating machines. Embedded soft-foot tool helps establish basis for successful alignment, while touchscreen LCD accelerates and facilitates alignment. Measurements can be performed using 9-, 12-, and 3-o’clock positions (with additional flexibility of 40° around... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Skilled Material® from Boston Centerless Improves CNC Swiss Productivity

Jun 03, 2015

Woburn, MA – Skilled Material bars from Boston Centerless address the challenges faced by CNC machine shops regarding the need for highly skilled operators and lowering overall cost of production. The process of CNC Swiss screw machining relies heavily on the quality of bar materials in order to run smoothly. Variations in material diameter, straightness and roundness greatly impact the success... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Shaft Alignment System offers touchscreen navigation.

Jun 01, 2015

Developed for use in industrial applications utilizing rotating machines, Model TKSA 41 helps identify and correct shaft misalignment to maximize equipment uptime. Free measurement feature allows alignment measurements to start at any angle and finish with total angular sweep of only 90°. Live view supports intuitive measurements and facilitates horizontal and vertical alignment corrections.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Access Control Barriers, Accessories protect device body.

Apr 28, 2015

Safety light curtains of Contrinex YCA 50-series are 24 Vdc, active optoelectronic devices available with 300 or 400 mm beam gap, configurable 1–15 m and 10–50 m operating distances, and 832–1,232 mm protective heights. Also available, 1,060–1,874 mm long, impact-resistant light curtain mirror columns of YXC-series deflect light curtains or access control barriers to provide multi-sided... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

ILSCO Neutral Bars Approved for Grounding Applications

Mar 25, 2015

Already UL Recognized for power applications, ILSCO’s broad offering of Neutral Bars have now been approved for grounding applications. ILSCO, an industry leader in mechanical and compression connectors, is committed to safe and proper grounding of customer‘s electrical systems. ILSCO’s neutral bars are now Recognized to both UL 486A/B and UL 467 as well as CSA C22.2 No 65-13 and C22.2 No... Read More