Acu-Gage Systems, a manufacturer of one, two and three axis non-contact video and laser measuring machines has been awarded a contract from the US Treasury Department’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) for up to nine measuring systems.
Acu-Gage Systems will supply 3-Axis measuring systems which will be used to inspect the registration and alignment of all United States’ paper currency. The systems will be installed in Washington, DC and in Fort Worth, TX. These systems will provide the latest state of the art dimensional measuring to BEP. The contract, with options, is valued at nearly $900,000 and will consist of nine systems in all: seven 36” X 36” X 7” (measuring envelope), 3-Axis fully automated (CNC, video edge detection, programmable zoom, and Z auto focus capabilities) and two 48” X 48” X 7”systems having identical capabilities. All the systems will be supplied with special fluorescing lighting and vacuum tables.
About Acu-Gage Systems
Acu-Gage Systems is a privately owned company specializing in non-contact video and laser dimensional inspection systems since 1981. For over thirty years, Acu-Gage has been producing measuring systems for the printing, medical, printed circuit board, military, aerospace steel rule die, and all other discrete piece part manufacturing operations. Systems are configured to the end-users’ requirements and can be one, two or three axes of measurement. Manual or fully automated and can range in X and Y sizes from 12” X 12” to 48” X 96” with optional Z capability as required. Larger specials are available upon request.