Toshulin’s Machinery More Stable than Ever Thanks to API’s Radian

Czech manufacturer Toshulin, A.S. builds machines that run fast and hot. Their API laser tracker has a built-in weather station that can compensate for temperature-induced expansion or contractions, thereby allowing them to calibrate machinery in as little as one-tenth the time than they had using traditional measuring devices. It was supposed to be a routine

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A Complete Machine Tool Inspection in Less than a Quarter of the Time!

Qier Machine Tool Group One of China’s biggest CNC machine manufacturers, Qier Machine Tool Group Co., used an API XD Laser to measure a milling-boring machine tools with an operating range of more than 100 m³. The entire inspection tool 6 hours, an 83% improvement over Qier’s usual inspection time. Improving Working Efficiency with Laser

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Cutting Downtime in Half for a Kiln and Dryer Replacement at DuPont

With critical production timetables for chemical processing, a DuPont plant cannot afford to take its dryer offline for multiple days for a much-needed replacement. Using the API Radian laser tracker, DuPont engineers are able to ensure the new dryer is properly aligned in less time than traditional optics. And when they run into confusion, an

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API Trackers Calibrate Robots that handle vacuum chambers

Measurement of automatic supply systems with laser trackers Semiconductor and microprocessor producers need clean room or vacuum chambers to maintain purity and quality of their product. ASYS provides these advanced chambers, managed by robots that are calibrated with API trackers. ASYS Automatic Systems GmbH & Co. KG in Schorndorf develops handling systems for the semiconductor

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Alignment of rollers serials at BAO Steel in China

During a measurement task it was detected that the armour plate moved away from the original track whilst the rolling mill was in operation. Whilst investigating this problem it was discovered that this deviation was due to the poor parallelization between each of the two rollers. However, it was unknown which roller was in the

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3D Laser Scanning Handgun for High Threat Concealment

Quick turnaround has rapidly become a staple in decision making when companies seek out service providers. A major downfall with this is the results may come back skewed or inaccurate. As a precision measurement service company, API  constantly strives to provide the most cost and time efficient solutions for our customers. We put this to the test

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