The Importance of Preventative Maintenance on Laser Alignment Systems

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” You’ve probably heard this phrase a lot in your lifetime. That said, it’s not the best advice. You see, preventative maintenance is important. It’s better to “fix it” before a problem gets out of control and turns into a major issue! Many companies use CMMS software for their… Read more »

Don’t Forget to Calibrate Your Laser Alignment System

Why should you get your laser alignment tool calibrated? Why should you get it repaired, if needed? Precision Measurements matter, don’t they? You want measuring tools to give you the correct information each and every time you use them. If they don’t, that could cost a lot of time and money, not to mention headaches!… Read more »

Here’s Why Laser Belt Alignment is Superior to Traditional Alignment Methods

Are you still using a straight edge, ruler, or string to align your belts? While many people stick with such traditional alignment methods, keep in mind that belts have tolerances to meet. And today’s technology has a tool that works better than traditional methods– the laser alignment tool. Laser Alignment Systems Using a laser beam… Read more »

Improper Machine Belt Tension Can Lead to Costly Shutdowns

Machine belts need to be tensioned properly in order to work well. If the tension is “off,” the belt will ride either too tight or too loose on the pulley. When this happens, there will be slippage. Heat will build up from friction, and it’s highly likely that a belt will crack or break. If… Read more »

Fun Facts About Laser Alignment

Seiffert Industrial offers a wide variety of laser alignment systems. When you want pointing and line lasers for industrial use, our LL-1100 series of systems do the job well! We also offer systems from the LLG-1550 series. For more info (and to improve your productivity), call us toll free at 800-856-0129.  Laser Alignment Helps Multiple… Read more »