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Machine calibration and optimisation

Machine performance measurement and diagnosis is essential to establish a known and repeatable level of process capability.

The first step in process improvement

Renishaw's laser interferometer and ballbar measurement systems assess, monitor and improve the static and dynamic performance of machine tools, co-ordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and other position-critical motion systems.

Our products should, therefore, be considered as the first step in process improvement and are complementary to the on-machine and off-machine probing systems.

Introducing XK10 alignment laser system

XK10 alignment laser system has been developed for use during the build and alignment of machine tools, replacing the need for artefacts.

For use on linear rails to ensure that they are straight, square, flat, parallel and level, as well as to assess spindle direction and coaxiality of rotary machines.

Discover XK10's benefits

Upgrading your system

Renishaw offers existing users a range of options to provide you with the best solution to upgrade to the latest system. With all the benefits that the QC20-W wireless telescoping ballbar system gives you, we think you will want to upgrade.

Our XL-80 laser provides significant performance and operational benefits and is compatible with ML10 optics, whilst the XR20-W rotary axis calibrator adds greater flexibility, simpler set-up and operation.

Calibration software

Renishaw has a policy of regularly updating its software to fix bugs, add functionality, extend language support, reflect changes in standards and respond to changes in Microsoft software.

If you are not using the latest software you could be missing out on these features.

Download the latest software