Taking the Laser Tracker on Tour to Customer Sites (Eurocopter)

European aircraft manufacturer Eurocopter uses a Tracker 3, which provides the efficiency and portability necessary to take it to customer ites for tooling and service work. The tracker 3 provides much greater accuracy and speed than the gauges the technicians were using previously. Eurocopter, manufacturer of the world’s largest fleet of civil and military helicopters,

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API tracker used to reverse engineer electric motor components

Partzsch Elektromotoren uses an API tracker at customer sites to measure massive electric and railway machines. The tracker enables Partzch to measure coaxiality and axial run-out from the outside of the machine – two components that could not easily be measured using traditional optics and other tools. API’s portable measuring systems can be used in

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The API tracker’s flexible range can take in an entire railcar from close-up

Laser Tracker Calibration

Laser measurement technology in wagon construction Railcar manufacturer Waggonbau Niesky evaluated several trackers. They chose API for its angular range of +/-320 degrees horizontally and +80 to -60 degrees vertically, as well as API’s attractive package of equipment, automation training and support. As part of a new project, DB Waggonbau Niesky GmbH has purchased a

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Never too cold for the API tracker

Steel Production (Flat Iron): Rollers alignment with the Laser Tracker One of the world’s largest steel producers in the world uses the API tracker outdoors, mounted on a crane in all weather. The API tracker’s wide operating temperature range of 14 to 113 degrees ensures that it can work, and make temperature compensation adjustments, after

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API Tracker measures a 55-meter rail mount to within 0.05 mm

MCE Equipment Technology in Steel Manufacturing : Using a Laser Tracker for Aircraft Construction In addition to the tracker’s exceptional accuracy, users at steel structure supplier MCE appreciated the its portability. MCE technicians took their tracker to customer sites as luggage, not freight. This saves valuable time in shipping and avoids hold ups in customs.

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API’s solution for contract Manufacturer Kinkele

The combination of the tracker and XD allow Kinkele to have API take data throughout at any point in the part cycle, from the machine to the finished product. And because it is always doing something new or rare, Kinkele relies on API expertise to help it accomplish the most unique measurement tasks. The ability

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