Laser Alignment Accessories
Mounts, receivers, optical accessories and more.
Leveler Rotational Mount
This is a precision laser alignment leveling mount to support the laser for measuring and setting flat reference planes. The laser and mount are aligned by several fine adjustment knobs and can be rotated to any position for defining a flat plane. The leveler brake can be attached to a tripod, mounted with fixtures, or simply clamped to a surface. A micrometer brake adjustment is included to lock the Leveler and make small angular adjustments.
4-Axis Precision Mount
This adjustment mount supports the Laser Microgage or other third party laser transmitters and allows precise beam control in the two linear axes: left-right and up-down. Two precision angular motions, pitch and swing, are also provided. The 4-Axis Precision Mount will attach to tripods, machine mounts, and other surfaces.
Precision Tripod Mount
This sturdy tripod supports the laser with the Leveler Rotational Mount or 4-Axis Precision Mount and is also ideal for mounting reference receivers, 90-Lines and other devices for long machinery runs. The solid design has lift control and expands from 28″ to 55″.
The Magnetic Mount Assembly is a standard component in the Microgage 2000 kit and ideally suited for supporting the Microgage receiver, 90-Line, and other accessories. The mount also includes a fixed base for added versatility.
The Adjustable Mount supports the Laser Microgage Receiver on machinery, assemblies, and moving equipment. A solid aluminum base with squared sides and mounting features is ideal for securing the mount to machinery. Connecting stainless steel posts and a slide/lock mount allow the receiver to be positioned a fixed height from the base and secured for measurements. This mount is ideal for many machine tool and assembly alignment and measuring tasks.
The C-clamp mount is ideal for attaching Microgage 2000, 2D, or 4D receivers and 90-Lines to machinery and equipment. The clamp will open to 2.25 inches and the support bar will move through a range of 5½ inches. An optional adjustable mount on top of the bar allows for additional mounts.
Roller Mounting Plate
The Roll Mount supports the Microgage receiver, 90-Line or other accessories on a roll, cylinder or curved surface. The mount has two adjustable bar feet that will accommodate various roll diameters and a strap is convenient for holding this mount in place.
2-Axis Adjustable Mount
This mount provides accurate, linear control in two axes for Microgage receivers, the 90-Line and other accessories. Two precise adjustment knobs move the mounting surface in the X and Y axes (typically vertical and horizontal) although this mount can be positioned in any orientation. The mount is machined from aluminum with stainless components and will secure to tripods, machine tools and other equipment for a variety of projects.
Shaft Mount Fixture
The Microgage receivers and other accessories are attached to shafts, actuators, small pistons and rams with this mount. A chain linkage holds the mount securely in place and this mount is compatible with the adjustment mount slide bars.
Receiver Bore Mount
The Receiver Bore Mount is available for high precision bore alignment applications on journals, extruder tubes, precision bores, and related alignments. The mount supports the Microgage Receiver and fits into the bore with precision registration based upon 2 defined tooling ball reference points. Two opposing spring-loaded points keep the fixture in place in the bore and allow for rotation if needed. Receivers can be mounted in two orientations to accept the laser either coming through the bore or at it. Durable machined aluminum with hard anodized coating and stainless steel hardware insure years of reliable use and service.
Receiver Cylindrical Bore Mount
For the laser alignment of bores, spindles, and related applications this mount is a precise and convenient means of positioning the receiver relative to a cylindrical cavity or bore. The mount will support the receiver for a laser beam passing through the mounting bore and, if the receiver is flipped around (as shown), the mount will support the receiver in front of a bore tube. A variety of bore sizes from 0.75 inch and larger are available.
Adjustable Bore Mount
This mount supports a Microgage receiver in bores of varying sizes from 2.5 inch to 24 inch diameters. Three adjustable mounting arms provide solid, secure mounting and the receiver is held securely in the center of the mount and easily modified for both internal and external bore mounting as well as flange mounting. This mount and the Laser Microgage system are ideal for checking extruders, bore tubes, crank-shaft housings, mounting flanges, propeller shaft tubes and much more.
A variety of additional receivers are available for use with the Microgage Systems. Options include: 1 inch, 0.75 inches, 0.5 inches and 3.0 inch and a variety of cylindrical receivers and other receiver designs. Pinpoint will also modify housings and receivers to fit your particular needs.
Microgage 2D Transparent Receiver
This receiver allows the laser reference beam to pass cleanly through to other receivers while making a precise pair of linear measurements. The position of this receiver is measured in real time to the centerline of the laser beam for precise measurements of machine tool motion and other industrial applications. The receiver’s housing is machined flat and square from solid aluminum with reference surfaces and mounting points for a variety of applications.
Microgage 4D Receiver
This receiver provides a precise measure of its linear position and angular orientation to the centerline of the laser reference beam. Horizontal and vertical position are available to a precision of 0.0001 inch (2.5 micron) and angular pitch and yaw readings are accurate to 0.001 degree or 4 arc-seconds. Receiver housing is machined flat and square from solid aluminum with reference surfaces and mounting points for a variety of applications.
Microgage Disc Receiver
The Microgage Disc Receiver is compact and will fit into small places for bore alignment, checking extruder barrels, shaft bearings and much more. The method of operation is simple – a narrow laser beam provides a measuring reference line and this receiver will determine the X – Y position of a machine or sub-assembly relative to the laser reference beam.
Microgage Wireless 2-Axis Receiver
This receiver brings wireless convenience to your measurement and alignment process. Operating on two AAA batteries, this wireless receiver eliminates the risk of tangling cables and provides precise X-Y measurements to a precision of 0.0001 inch (2.5 µ). The durable machined enclosure has a number of mounting points for fixtures and mounts and quality optics and components insure years of reliable use in tough industrial settings. Designed for use with the Microgage PRO system.
Microgage Wireless Transparent Receiver
The wireless transparent receiver operates free of wires and connecting cables and provides precise X-Y measurement of the receiver relative to the centerline of the laser reference beam. The laser reference beam passes cleanly through the receiver’s housing, for the measurement, and extends on for use with other receivers. Multiple receivers can be used on the same laser reference beam. This wireless receiver operates on 2 AAA batteries and provides a measurement resolution of 0.0001 inch (2.5 µ) and will operate over a range of 100 feet or more from the display unit.
Microgage Wireless 4D Receiver
This wireless 4D receiver measures X-Y and their angular components Pitch and Yaw without the use of connecting cables. This wireless capability allows for measurements deep inside machinery and provides a measuring resolution of 0.0001 inch (2.5 µ) in X and Y and 0.001 degree or 4 arc-seconds in the angular, pitch and yaw, axes. Like all Pinpoint receivers, the 4D is housed in a solid aluminum machined housing with mounting points and quality components to provide years of durable use in tough industrial environments.
Microgage Wireless Junction
This junction box is like a wireless extension cord for your Microgage receivers. One or two receivers are plug directly into this junction box and a wireless signal transmits their measurement data to the Microgage PRO display. This junction box is an ideal solution for adapting a wired receiver to wireless use and longer-range operation. The junction box operates on 2 AAA batteries and is machined from solid aluminum with durable internal components for years of reliable use on your factory floor or in an industrial setting.
Microgage Bore Receiver
The Microgage Bore Receiver is an innovative solution for precisely measuring the straightness of a tube or bore. It was developed to meet the demands of our industrial customers, many of whom utilize manufacturing equipment with precision bores that require flexible, precise bore alignment to improve quality and keep their machines running smoothly. The receiver is supplied with sets of interchangeable collars that are designed to precisely fit the bore inside diameter.
Enhanced 90-Line Right Angle
The 90-Line is placed into the laser path and forms a precise right angle laser alignment beam that is ideal for squaring machinery, checking parallelism and other tasks. A precision screw adjustment allows for tight rotational control and locking.The 90-Line is ideal for working in a 2 dimensional area, the 90-Line Square Plane is best for 3 dimensional projects.
Precision 90-Line Square Plane
The 90-Line Square Plane is an enhanced version of the 90-line for more demanding applications. The square plan includes the 90-Line, an adjustment mount for positioning the 90-Line and a Microgage disk receiver for centering the laser beam. The square plane is best used for projects where the 90 degree beam will be turned through a full plane.
Several cylindrical lasers are available for use with the Microgage laser alignment kit and are ideal for bore and spindle alignment or in place of a traditional scope or autocollimator. These lasers are available in a variety of mounting diameters: .5″, .75″, 1″, 2.25″, including morse tapers, flange mounts, and more.
Angle Measuring Prism
Precise angular measurements and slope changes are measured with this prism. Angular readings as small as 0.0006 degrees or 2 arc-seconds are easily made with this prism. The housing has mounting points for attachment to various fixtures. The angle prism is ideal for finding very small, precise, angular deflections in machinery and it can be used to check surface plates.
Precision Computer Interface Module
Pinpoint Capture is a powerful, Windows-based, software program that couples with the Laser Microgage to display readings in real time, store saved readings, and perform complex analysis and computations. Users can select from a number of screen formats for viewing and displaying Laser Microgage readings. A built-in spreadsheet allows for additional computations, analysis, and charting. Pinpoint Capture is also used to upload stored readings from the Microgage display and also to provide software updates for Pinpoint display units.
Capture Add-On Modules
Pinpoint provides a number of Pinpoint Capture user modules for computation of runout, bore alignment, spindle alignment, machine flatness and other geometric parameters. These modules pull readings directly from the Microgage Display, then calculate results and provide reports. Customized modules are available as well.
Microgage PRO Mini-Apps
The Microgage Smart Display has an onboard microprocessor that will run user routines to calculate alignment results, store readings, and provide practical user feedback to assist in aligning machinery and equipment. The bright, color touchscreen allows the user to enter information and select options right on the factory floor for added convenience and efficiency.
Vertical Roll Adjuster
The Vertical Roll Adjuster provides a precise digital readout of a roll’s vertical orientation. The Roll Adjuster is easy to set up and simply placed onto the top of a master roller, drive shaft, or idler, and is held in place by a pair of V-legs or adaptable mounts.
The Microshim is a precision, machinery pad for adjusting height and leveling large and heavy production equipment. Height adjustments as small as 0.001 inch are made by an adjustment screw on the end. The Microshim delivers a working range of 0.50 inch with a load-carrying capacity of 10,000 pounds. This product is ideal for aligning machine tools, leveling surface plates, adjusting long production equipment, supporting heavy machinery, and much more. The kit includes four Microshim pads and adding a bonding agent freezes the pads in a permanent height.