Pinpoint News & Blog

Industry & company news articles published here regularly.

These news and blog posts cover topics related to laser alignment and its many uses. We publish announcements about our company and success stories of our clients and other relevant projects.

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Versatile Alignment Tool Improves Manufacturing Efficiency

Pinpoint Laser System’ unique 2-dimensional Microgage is designed for precision measuring, machine alignment, calibration, and other demanding industrial applications. Roll and web lines, CNC cutting and milling equipment, lathes, stamping presses, injection molding machines, extrusion systems and other production equipment are easily checked and aligned for improved operating efficiency and reduced downtime. The Microgage 2D […] Read more ›

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Behind the Scenes at Pinpoint Laser Systems: Our Centerpiece Product

They say you shouldn’t sell on your blog. Instead, let me show you behind the scenes of my company’s centerpiece product. If you’ve ever wondered exactly what it is we do, this post will tell you. We make lasers. We manufacture handheld devices that fit into a large briefcase. Our customers use these devices to […] Read more ›

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Stop the Presses!

  In this article, you will learn about: What happens when rolls are not properly aligned Preventative Maintenance is quick and precise Decrease downtime, increase productivity When an editor yells, “Stop the Presses,” it’s usually because breaking news needs to get into print before the morning edition. However, if the plant manager or operations manager […] Read more ›

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“How can I straighten rollers?”

Paper mills, steel mills, printing operations, precision foil operations and others often rely on web and roller processes to transport their product through various stages of the production process. Alignment of these rollers and guide systems is often crucial to keep product running smoothly and the production process on schedule. Aligning these rollers becomes cumbersome […] Read more ›

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5 Reasons Why You Should Schedule an Online Product Demonstration:

 Ask questions and get answers immediately that specifically address your needs. Quickly learn how to potentially solve your alignment problems. Discover additional uses and applications you can now resolve. Get more information on the potential cost savings and ROI. Make your decision process easier and less worrisome. Learn how easy it is to do a […] Read more ›

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New Product Announcement: PRO Bore Receiver

Pinpoint is announcing its newest accessory, the Microgage PRO Bore Receiver. It is an innovative solution for precisely measuring the straightness of a tube or bore. The Bore Receiver 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 […] Read more ›

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Is that Stage Running Straight & True?

Machine shops and many industrial facilities utilize linear stages, X-Y tables, slide tables and other precision motion systems for positioning parts. In some cases, these moving systems carry a cutting head or a read/write system, or similar device used in a carefully controlled process. The question always comes up; “Is this stage running straight and […] Read more ›

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Going to EASTEC 2017?

If your team is attending the Eastern States Exposition show in Springfield, MA May 16-18, 2017, look for Pinpoint Laser Systems at Booth # 3060. We’ll be exhibiting at the West Springfield, MA manufacturing event with over 500 other companies spanning 4 exhibit buildings. You can expect industry leading keynote speakers, complimentary conference events and […] Read more ›

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Featured Application: Squareness/Perpendicularity

Remember in math class when your teacher scolded you for assuming an angle was 90 degrees? Right angles are very important to us too! There is no guesswork in anything we do. We analyze and verify everything before we execute which shows in the accuracy of our alignment systems. If an angle is not properly […] Read more ›

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