Kinematic Optical Mounts provide precision adjustment.
Optical Mounts

Kinematic Optical Mounts provide precision adjustment.

With more than 25 options, TECH SPEC(TM) Mechanics consist of optical mounts and mounting table platforms that are adaptable to variety of applications. Mounts feature ±5° of tip/tilt, 100 TPI fine adjustment screws, aluminum plates, and common mounting bores for No. 8/M4 socket-head cap screws. Stainless steel adjustment mechanisms ensure repeatability, while nylon contact rods and...

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Lasers

Bookham New Focus Unveils New Products and New Product Guide at Photonics West 2007

San Jose, CA - January 11, 2007 - New Focus(TM), a division of Bookham, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKHM), today announced that it will launch a range of new products and its 2007 Product Guide at Photonics West later this month. Five new product families will be unveiled at the exhibition, along with a number of key product demonstrations. Making their debut at the Bookham New Focus booth (#1127) will be: o A...

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Shaft Coupling Aligners

BorgWarner to Showcase All-Wheel Drive Expertise at 2006 SAE AWD Symposium

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 21 -- BorgWarner's (NYSE: BWA) industry-leading capabilities in all-wheel drive (AWD) technology and vehicle dynamics will be spotlighted at the 2006 Society of Automotive Engineers AWD Symposium August 22 and 23, at the Transportation Research Center (TRC) in East Liberty, Ohio. "OEMs all over the world, and the people who drive the vehicles they make, rely on the...

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Aligners

Laser System measures flatness of production equipment.

Able to operate over distances from few inches to 120 ft, Laser-based Microgage 2D system measures flatness of rolls, moving machinery stages, gantry systems, actuators, and moving equipment to precision of 0.0001 in. It may also be used for leveling and checking machinery that may be exhibiting high-wear characteristics. Battery-operated, 2-axis product combines compact laser transmitter with...

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Optics Alignment Systems

Laser Alignment System helps align manufacturing equipment.

Microgage 2D Factory Alignment Kit features 90-Line Right Angle which takes reference laser beam from Microgage 2D and turns it by 90° for squaring machinery and equipment. Capable of holding precision optical elements that redirect laser beam, Angle housing has several adjustments that allow square exiting beam to rotate through a full plane. Beam can be adjusted with precision rotary...

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Laser Alignment Tool improves manufacturing efficiency.
Aligners

Laser Alignment Tool improves manufacturing efficiency.

Combining compact laser transmitter with receiver and digital display, 2-axis Microgage 2D is suited for precision measuring, machine alignment, calibration, and other industrial applications. Laser moves across receiver in vertical or horizontal direction providing reading of motion to 0.0001 in. over distances of 100 ft. It connects to PC or laptop for plotting and analyzing data for...

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Right Angle Beam Bender squares machinery and equipment.
Benders

Right Angle Beam Bender squares machinery and equipment.

Machined from solid aluminum block, 90-Line takes reference beam from Microgage 2000 and turns it 90°. Exiting laser is square to incoming beam within 0.0006°, or equivalent to 0.001 in. over distance of 8 ft. Housing has several adjustments, allowing square exiting beam to rotate through full plane. Bender can be used to set and adjust parallel tracks and rails; align web rollers,...

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Laser Alignment System targets manufacturing plants.
Aligners

Laser Alignment System targets manufacturing plants.

Microgage Laser Alignment System consists of compact laser transmitter that forms straight 150 ft reference line for checking machinery straightness, runout, and other parameters. Digital reader picks up laser beam and handheld display shows position of reader to within 0.0001 in. Rotating base swings laser in full circle, defining plane for checking flatness of equipment, while right-angle...

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System monitors belt conveyors and bucket elevators.
Conveyor Belt Aligners

System monitors belt conveyors and bucket elevators.

Watchdog Elite System uses TouchSwitch sensor to detect edge of belt. Factory set to 12 lb force, TouchSwitch contact changes state when belt misaligns. ProxSwitch P800 provides speed input, while bearing temperature sensors monitor for hot bearings. Available as dry relay contacts or gateways, outputs connect to Profibus, Ethernet, or DeviceNet networks. Display shows belt speed and LCD message...

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Optics Alignment Systems

Bookham New Focus Achieves New Levels of Precision and Stability with Solutions for OEM Optical Systems

Beam-alignment and light-management systems to debut at Photonics West 2006 San Jose, CA - January 20, 2006 - New Focus(TM), a division of Bookham, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKHM), has achieved new levels of precision and stability with two innovative OEM solutions. The new beam-alignment and light-management solutions are designed to meet primary performance specifications for OEM optical systems and will...

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