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ALTERA SL High-speed scanning bridge CMM

nikon metrology bridge cmm altera slThe ALTERA SL features a revolutionary design that delivers the best scanning and inspection performance currently available in the marketplace. Particularly suited to meet the demands of automotive and aerospace applications, the ALTERA SL is a unique and distinctive multi-sensor CMM.  With the HA option, such a system becomes a metrology lab reference CMM featuring submicron accuracy for applications requiring highest precision.

Key benefits

  • Increased scanning performance delivering high accuracy and throughput
  • Increased stiffness and stability of the metrology frame
  • Ready for shop floor and metrology lab
  • Multi-sensor capability

Applications

  • Analog, digital or laser scanning
  • Automotive, engine and transmission components
  • Aerospace blade, engine and aircraft components
  • General precision engineering
  • Medical instruments
 
Benefits & features
 

Ultimate scanning and inspection performance

  • Granite table with ceramic Y & Z guideways
  • Raised X-axis guideway provides ultrafast dynamics
  • S-axis 0.1 micron scale
  • Multi-sensor capability
  • Pneumatic anti-vibration mounts
  • Temperature compensation as standard
 
Specifications

The ALTERA SL bridge CMMs are standardly available in a wide range of measurement volumes ranging from LK V 8.7.6 to LK V 20.12.10. Other measurement volumes are available on request.

 ALTERA SLALTERA SL HA
Volumetric accuracy from 1.1µm+L/400 from 0.7µm+L/600
Repeatability from 0.7µm from 0.5µm
Velocity up to 51m/min 20m/min
Acceleration up to 5065m/min2 up to 722m/min 2
 
Case studies
Faster inspection and reporting with 3D laser scanning
Faster inspection and reporting with 3D laser scanning

A significant increase in orders for prototype pressings and bracketry has prompted Birmingham Prototypes to install two multi-sensor CMMs. The goal: to measure the sheet metal parts more quickly and to speed subsequent report generation.

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ITM  - Flexible and high precision 3D measurement
ITM - Flexible and high precision 3D measurement

ITM in Gleisdorf (Austria) installed an LK CMM with REVO and retrofitted a DEA for multi-sensor applications. The equipment accomodate various measurement processes and, at the same time, ensure high precision and process reliability.

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Case studies

Faster inspection and reporting with 3D laser scanning
Faster inspection and reporting with 3D laser scanning

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ITM  - Flexible and high precision 3D measurement
ITM - Flexible and high precision 3D measurement

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