Press Release Summary:
Laser Microgage Flatness Kit consists of Laser Transmitter mounted onto precision turntable, which allows laser beam to rotate and defines plane of light that is flat to 0.001 in. over range of 20 ft. Digital receiver can be moved around to various locations and provides height reading relative to flat plane of projected laser light. Computer interface software gathers readings and exports them to spreadsheets.
Original Press Release:
New Flatness Measuring Kit Saves Time and Delivers Precision
May, 2002: Newburyport, MA: Pinpoint Laser Systems has just introduced the Laser Microgage Flatness Kit and has begun shipping systems to several industrial customers. The Microgage Flatness Kit is ideally suited for checking machine beds, fixtures, runout on moving tables and slides, and many other industrial alignment applications. The kit is easy to set-up, intuitive to use, and provides precise readings.
The Microgage Flatness kit consists of a Laser Transmitter that is mounted onto a precision turntable. The turntable allows the laser beam to rotate and define a plane of light that is flat to
within 0.001 inch over a range of 20 feet. A digital receiver, mounted on a base, can be moved around to various locations and provides a height reading relative to the flat plane of projected
laser light. The kit provides all the fixtures and mounts, along with convenient computer interface software for gathering readings and exporting them to popular spreadsheets. The Microgage Flatness Kit is delivered in a sturdy carrying case with full instructions.
Initial customer applications for the Microgage Flatness Kit include checking machine beds and mounting fixtures for large mechanical assemblies and metal cutting tools. Roller and idler
adjustments in mill applications are being made with this laser system, as well as the alignment of fixtures and precision mounts. Measurements of runout on linear tables, slides, and precision transport conveyors are all made with precision and ease with this new Microgage Flatness Kit.
Pinpoint Laser Systems is developing a comprehensive line of industrial alignment products that are easy to use, precise, and practical for use right on the factory floor. Kits range in price from $3,500 to $7,000 and are designed to be used by maintenance personnel, plant engineers, installation teams, and others. The Microgage and other Pinpoint products are manufactured in the United States and are available directly from the factory and through Manufacturer's Representatives.
PINPOINT Laser Systems 3 Graf Road, Newburyport, MA 01950 Toll-free: 800-757-5383 978-462-8056 Fax: 978-462-3561 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.pinlaser.com