White paper explains importance of aligning rotating machine tools

August 27, 2013

Pinpoint Laser Systems has released the white paper "Helpful Alignment Tips for Machine Shops." The white paper is intended to illustrate to plant managers, engineers, and owners the value of aligning rotating machine tools.

It describes how to use the company's Laser Microgage system to evaluate the alignment of a spindle system. Sections discuss offset or centerline misalignment, parallelism, angular misalignment, and measuring procedures.