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Precision Alignment of Winders – Part 2

In Part 1 of our series on the Precision Alignment of Winders, we discussed the effects of misalignment on product quality and winder components. In Part 2 of this series, we begin the discussion on inspection and alignment techniques.  Winder Inspection and Alignment Alignment references Most winder component alignment occurs in two directions: vertically and […]

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Top Reasons to Outsource 3D Metrology

Most manufacturing facilities have to manage the seemingly never ending cycle of having to keep costs down while increasing production levels and maintaining a high quality standard. Often, this ongoing struggle includes a reduction in staff and resources and a lower than ever budget for maintaining the very equipment that is being pushed to produce […]

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Symptoms of Misalignment within Coating/Laminating Lines

The misalignment of your coating/laminating equipment can cause excessive waste and downtime, poor product quality and a decrease in overall efficiency – all of which can lead to dissatisfied customers. So, how can you be sure that misalignment is the problem? An alignment inspection of your production line is your best course of action.  However, […]

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Repeatability in Measurement – Why is it Important?

When speaking of measurements, accuracy is the topic that is most often discussed. But in fact, there is something equally important that is often overlooked – repeatability, otherwise known as precision. When measuring in industrial conditions, a service company can take alignment measurements with less than perfect instruments and achieve a specification of accuracy. Yet, […]

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