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Results archive

Archiving your results of the MCG tools analysis.

The MCG tools spreadsheet will maintain a history of analysed results.  This is recorded on the 'Database' worksheet.

MCG Tools, Record in db button

To record the results, navigate to the 'Data' worksheet, locate and press the 'Record in Database' button illustrated above.

An entry will be made in the 'Database' worksheet noting the following data:

Item archivedDescriptionArchived from
Date TimeDate and time of the test Imported data file 
Jx ( µm/m )Relative X scale errorAnalysis worksheet
Jy ( µm/m )Relative Y scale errorAnalysis worksheet
Jz ( µm/m )Relative Z scale errorAnalysis worksheet

X┴Y ( µrad )

XY squareness error

Analysis worksheet

Y┴Z ( µrad )

YZ squareness error

Analysis worksheet

Z┴X ( µrad )

ZX squareness error

Analysis worksheet

Min (*1000)

Minimum radial error in µm

Analysis worksheet

Max (*1000)

Maximum radial error in µm

Analysis worksheet

Span (*1000)

Span of the radial error in µm

Analysis worksheet

File

File name of the data file

Analysis worksheet

Temperature

Temperature recorded during the test

Setup worksheet

Atmospheric pressure

Atmospheric pressure recorded during the test

Setup worksheet

Air humidity

Air humidity recorded during the test

Setup worksheet

MCG identification

Identification of the MCG

Setup worksheet

Arm length

Arm length of the MCG

Setup worksheet

Probe type

Probe identification

Setup worksheet

Operator

Operator name

Setup worksheet

Comments

4 lines of comments

Setup worksheet

The actual data points used in the analysis are not saved.  Should you elect to archive the data point, save the original file in a archive folder.  These files can always be imported into the MCG tools worksheets and produce another analysis.