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CALIBRAX

Adjustment System, Non-contact, Rod Rolling Mills

Accurate to one micron, CALIBRAX is the digital tool of choice for roller mill adjustment when manufacturing cables. Developed in collaboration with the General Cable industry, the system offers invaluable benefits.

BENEFITS

  • Increases adjustment accuracy to one micron
  • Reduces adjustment times
  • Simplifies the training required for the task
  • Allows for remote or interactive adjustments
  • Requires only one person for handling
  • Allows for cylindrical, triangular and hexagonal adjustment of rolling mills 
  • Allows for cage measurements
  • Simplifies cage state monitoring

Adjustments are continuously communicated via a user interface to guide the operator visually and numerically. This method allows for optimal interactive adjustments for rollers with cams.

THIS EQUIPMENT ADJUSTS TO ALL WIRE ROLLER TYPES AND FOR MANY ALLOY TYPES

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Cable dimensions

  • 0.50 to 65 m

Smallest object detectable

  • 0.5 mm (0.2)

Distance between the transmitter and receiver

  • 270 mm (10.63) up to 1000 mm (39.37) 

Light source 

  • LEDVertInGaN

Respectability

  • + 0.2 μm (0.007 Mil)

Resolution

  • + 0.1 μm (0.001 Mil)

Precision

  • +/-0.003 mm (+/-0.12 Mil)

Weight

  • Approximately 4240 g

Computing time

  • 5 seconds

User interface

  • 1 display screen of the rollers
  • Interactive software