Servo Magazine (July 2018)

Adventures in Laser Center Finding — Part 2

By Edward Andrews    View In Digital Edition  


Last time, I presented a way to mount a couple of lasers to a milling machine to project some laser lines down onto the machine bed so that you can see exactly where the drill or mill cutting tool will land. This is a necessary step whether you are drilling a single hole or trying to set a home starting point for a CNC machine. This month, we’ll go a little farther and discuss another scheme of laser assisted center finding.

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