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Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.
Test & Measurement

Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.

Supplied with Adcole Model 1100 and 1200 Crankshaft Gages, PIR Part Inspection and Reporting software features single interface that facilitates part programming, sequence building, and reporting. Users can program new part to measure in less than 15 minutes including crankshaft specification and inspection sequence. Fully integrated utility will then create summary report, output plot, and SPC...

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Camshaft Measuring Machine features Siemens motion control.
Test & Measurement

Camshaft Measuring Machine features Siemens motion control.

Designed for use on factory floor, Model 1000 Surface Finish Gauge enables users to press one button and have all surface measurements such as Ra, Rp, Tp, and Rsk performed in one sequence on main and rod journals and thrust faces. System is built on rugged platform of structural steel and granite, and uses 3 stylus tips which are capable of scanning 2,000 points/nm. Users can perform gauge...

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Camshaft Gauge features programmable moving tailstock.
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Camshaft Gauge features programmable moving tailstock.

Providing parts inspection with 1 minute cycle times, Model 1304 measures 3,600 data points/revolution, and can be loaded automatically by gantry or manually. Featuring 4 programmable moving heads and tailstock with 6 in. travel, gauge allows parts access from touchscreen and handles different length parts. Menu-driven unit has dual Windows 7Â-® computers and can measure 20 parameters...

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Surface Roughness Machine accommodates crankshafts, camshafts.
Test & Measurement

Surface Roughness Machine accommodates crankshafts, camshafts.

Providing repeatable results, Model 1000 lets operator load part, press one button, and obtain all surface roughness measurements within one sequence. Measureable parameters include Ra, Rp, Tp, and Rsk on main and rod journals and thrust faces. With GE FanucÂ-® motion controls and Allen-Bradley components, automatic system utilizes 3 variable reluctance pickups. Each has 5 micron diamond...

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Crankshaft Gage aids 100% inspection of critical tolerances.
Test & Measurement

Crankshaft Gage aids 100% inspection of critical tolerances.

Designed for operating 2 or 3 shifts per day, Model 1300 has granite surface and incorporates touch-screen control, air bearings, and optical linear scale for end-of-line accuracy. It permits automatic loading on horizontal axis and features less than 1 min cycle times with sub-micron accuracy for 3 micron roundness tolerances. Gage enables statistical production control of journal grinders for...

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Gauge accommodates large crankshafts.
Test & Measurement

Gauge accommodates large crankshafts.

Featuring spindle with Â-¾ in. steel bearings and 18.1 in. swing dia, ADCOLE Model 1200-4 80-Inch Crankshaft Gage handles crankshafts up to 80 in. long and weighing up to 3,000 lb. Device is capable of measuring pin journal roundness, cylindricity, straightness, parallelism, and diameter, along with taper, radial run-out, and concentricity. WindowsÂ-®-compatible gauge features 19 in....

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Crankshaft Measurement Gauge provides submicron accuracy.
Test & Measurement

Crankshaft Measurement Gauge provides submicron accuracy.

Model 1300 High-Speed Crankshaft Gage features powered tailstock and part driver to permit fully automatic loading. Capable of measuring diameters, roundness, cylindricity, timing angle, and stroke, it utilizes individual followers for rod and main journals and can achieve less than 1 min cycle times. It utilizes touchscreen and Windows XPÂ-® user interface and is offered in versions to...

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Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.
Test & Measurement

Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.

Supplied with Adcole Model 1100 and 1200 Crankshaft Gages, PIR Part Inspection and Reporting software features single interface that facilitates part programming, sequence building, and reporting. Users can program new part to measure in less than 15 minutes including crankshaft specification and inspection sequence. Fully integrated utility will then create summary report, output plot, and SPC...

Read More »
Mergers & Acquisitions

Adcole Corporation Acquired by Artemis Capital Partners

Newest Artemis Portfolio Company is Leading Manufacturer of Precision Gauges Sensors for Automotive, Industrial, & Aerospace Markets Marlborough, MAÂ- – Adcole Corporation (Adcole) has announced its acquisition by Artemis Capital Partners (Artemis), a Boston-based private equity firm focused on acquiring and growing differentiated industrial technology companies. Founded in 1957 and...

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People in the News

Adcole Corporation Appoints J. Brooks Reece President and CEO

Marlborough, MA (USA) – Adcole Corporation, a leading manufacturer of special purpose machines for measuring engine components such as camshafts, crankshafts, and pistons, as well as sun angle sensors for space satellites has appointed Brook Reece President & CEO. Adcole was founded in 1957 by Addison D. Cole who was President & CEO for 57 years, retired at Age 95, and sold the business to...

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Camshaft Measuring Machine features Siemens motion control.
Test & Measurement

Camshaft Measuring Machine features Siemens motion control.

Designed for use on factory floor, Model 1000 Surface Finish Gauge enables users to press one button and have all surface measurements such as Ra, Rp, Tp, and Rsk performed in one sequence on main and rod journals and thrust faces. System is built on rugged platform of structural steel and granite, and uses 3 stylus tips which are capable of scanning 2,000 points/nm. Users can perform gauge...

Read More »
Camshaft Gauge features programmable moving tailstock.
Test & Measurement

Camshaft Gauge features programmable moving tailstock.

Providing parts inspection with 1 minute cycle times, Model 1304 measures 3,600 data points/revolution, and can be loaded automatically by gantry or manually. Featuring 4 programmable moving heads and tailstock with 6 in. travel, gauge allows parts access from touchscreen and handles different length parts. Menu-driven unit has dual Windows 7Â-® computers and can measure 20 parameters...

Read More »
Surface Roughness Machine accommodates crankshafts, camshafts.
Test & Measurement

Surface Roughness Machine accommodates crankshafts, camshafts.

Providing repeatable results, Model 1000 lets operator load part, press one button, and obtain all surface roughness measurements within one sequence. Measureable parameters include Ra, Rp, Tp, and Rsk on main and rod journals and thrust faces. With GE FanucÂ-® motion controls and Allen-Bradley components, automatic system utilizes 3 variable reluctance pickups. Each has 5 micron diamond...

Read More »
Crankshaft Gage aids 100% inspection of critical tolerances.
Test & Measurement

Crankshaft Gage aids 100% inspection of critical tolerances.

Designed for operating 2 or 3 shifts per day, Model 1300 has granite surface and incorporates touch-screen control, air bearings, and optical linear scale for end-of-line accuracy. It permits automatic loading on horizontal axis and features less than 1 min cycle times with sub-micron accuracy for 3 micron roundness tolerances. Gage enables statistical production control of journal grinders for...

Read More »
Gauge accommodates large crankshafts.
Test & Measurement

Gauge accommodates large crankshafts.

Featuring spindle with Â-¾ in. steel bearings and 18.1 in. swing dia, ADCOLE Model 1200-4 80-Inch Crankshaft Gage handles crankshafts up to 80 in. long and weighing up to 3,000 lb. Device is capable of measuring pin journal roundness, cylindricity, straightness, parallelism, and diameter, along with taper, radial run-out, and concentricity. WindowsÂ-®-compatible gauge features 19 in....

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