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API ARM PORTABLE CMM Scan with accuracy & speed

API ARM

PORTABLE CMM BUILT FOR SPEED & ACCURACY

UP TO 4.5M

WORKING VOLUME

WIRELESS

CONNECTIVITY

8 HOUR

BATTERY LIFE

7 AXIS

FLEXIBILITY

API SCANNERS

SKYLINE EYES


The API ARM is compatible with industry leading 3D laser scanners. Scan wide & fast with the utmost accuracy.

  • 600,000 pts/sec

    SCANNING SPEED

  • ∓ 9 μm

    ACCURACY

  • 200mm

    LASER LINE

APPLICATIONS

CAD ANALYSIS

CAD based 3D inspections can be simplified with the API ARM. The lightweight and portability of the API ARM allows for efficient CAD comparisons when scanning machined parts vs CAD data.

REVERSE ENGINEERING

The API ARM’s portability paired with a high-volume, accurate laser line scanner makes reverse engineering quick & convenient.

RAPID PROTOTYPING

Go beyond scanning small parts with the API ARM. When used with a Radian Laser Tracker, the ARM can scan large complex parts, vehicles, & even helicopters.

SCALABLE SOLUTIONS

CONTACT

Phone: 1-800-537-2720

 

 

FEATURES AND BENEFITS

Simple Operation

Carbon fiber tubes, ergonomic handle, and integrated counterbalance allow scanning with minimal effort.

True Portability

With an integrated battery, WiFi connection, and temperature regulation the arm can perform wherever you need it.

Extended Global Measurement Volume

The API Arm can be paired with an API Laser Tracker to extend the overall working volume of the system while maintaining the highest level of accuracy.

Magnetic Docking

The handle of the arm conveniently attaches to the body when not in use.

Multiple Sizes Available

The API Arm is available in 2m, 2.5m, 3m, 4m, and 4.5m sizes to provide the perfect fit for your application.

APPLICATIONS

The API Arm provides an ideal combination of contact and non-contact measurement. The innovative design utilizes top of the line
materials to provide a reliable, portable, and lightweight coordinate measuring machine. Applications include:

  • Dimensional Analysis
  • Quality Control
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • First Article Inspection
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Surface Acquisition

TECHNICAL SPESIFICATIONS

Axis Working Volume Scanning Performance Probing Performance
API Arm w/EYES API Arm w/WIDE API Arm w/OPEN
Single Point Repeatability
Volumetric Accuracy
7 2m 0.038mm 0.042mm 0.047mm 0.022mm 0.032mm
7 2.5m 0.044mm 0.048mm 0.053mm 0.027mm 0.038mm
7 3m 0.057mm 0.061mm 0.066mm 0.042mm 0.051mm
7 3.5m 0.068mm 0.072mm 0.077mm 0.054mm 0.062mm
7 4m 0.080mm 0.084mm 0.089mm 0.069mm 0.074mm
7 4.5m 0.095mm 0.099mm 0.104mm 0.078mm 0.089mm

3D Scanner Specifications

EYES WIDE OPEN
Max Scanning Speed 600,000 pts/sec 600,000 pts/sec 200,000 pts/sec
Accuracy ∓ 9 μm ∓ 15 μm ∓ 20 μm
Max Laser Line Width 100mm 200mm 100mm
Max Frequency 300Hz 300Hz 200Hz
Laser Class Blue, Class 2M Blue, Class 2M Blue, Class 2M
Line Resolution 25 μm 50 μm 50 μm
Stand-off Distance 90mm 85mm 85mm
Field of View 80mm 110mm 110mm
LED Indicators YES YES NO
Temperature Compensation YES YES NO