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Laser Inspection

September 2, 2009
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The LaserLab is a noncontact, laser-optic system for measuring cylindrical parts. A NIST-traceable calibration cone is fixed under the stage so that the laser optics calibrates the system every time a part is inspected. This means the system is kept in constant calibration and routine certifications are precluded. In the few seconds it takes to scan a part, dimensions including length, diameter, radii, angle and thread measurement are displayed accurately to within a few microns. Out-of-tolerance features are highlighted in red. A complete roster of all dimensions is displayed for entry into a spreadsheet. After tolerances are assigned with the appropriate part number, they can be stored in memory for quick recall when that part is to be inspected again.

General Inspection LLC
(888) 817-6314

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