A laser alignment system is an ideal way to make quick, precise and quantitative measurements on machinery, eliminating much of the guesswork and subjectivity of traditional alignment techniques.
And while laser alignment tools are beneficial in production, they are also great for preventative maintenance. Having an in-house laser alignment system enables employees to perform their own alignment quickly. Because of their intuitive design, plant personnel can optimize machinery systems with minimal training.
When laser alignment is done in house, plant personnel have a better understanding of how the machines work and become better skilled at preventative maintenance. They can proactively identify misalignment and ultimately reduce machine wear, costly breakdowns, and lost production time. This allows machines to be back on line with minimum downtime and lost revenue.
Having a laser alignment system in house enables both manufacturing and maintenance personnel to master the alignment of their own equipment in a short period. With just three main components to the system, personnel are able to learn quickly how to setup and use the system for correcting misalignment. This further allows staff to take a proactive approach to preventative maintenance so breakdowns can be predicted or even eliminated altogether. Employees who use the equipment on a regular basis know how it operates and can better plan when preventative maintenance is needed.
Preventative maintenance is beneficial in many ways including avoiding unnecessary downtime, lost manufacturing costs and/or materials. It will also keep your customers happy by providing a consistent, quality product without delay. So, isn’t it time your company invests in a laser alignment system?
Contact Pinpoint Laser Systems today to discuss bringing laser alignment in-house to your team and improving your operations through preventative maintenance.