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IJAT Vol.9 No.5 pp. 541-545
doi: 10.20965/ijat.2015.p0541
(2015)

Paper:

Calibrator for 2D Grid Plate Using Imaging Coordinate Measuring Machine with Laser Interferometers

Mariko Kajima, Tsukasa Watanabe, Makoto Abe, and Toshiyuki Takatsuji

National Metrology Institute of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
1-1-1 Umezono, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8563, Japan

Received:
February 6, 2015
Accepted:
March 18, 2015
Published:
September 5, 2015
Keywords:
grid plate, imaging coordinate measuring machine, laser interferometer
Abstract

A calibrator for 2D grid plates have been developed. The calibrator was based on a commercial imaging coordinate measuring machine (imaging CMM). A laser interferometer for the calibration of the x-coordinate and two laser interferometers for the calibration of the y-coordinate were attached to the imaging CMM. By applying multistep measurement method for the calibration procedure, the geometrical error in the calibrator was reduced. The calibration of a precision 2D grid plate was demonstrated, and the expanded uncertainty was estimated to be 0.2 μm (k =2).

Cite this article as:
M. Kajima, T. Watanabe, M. Abe, and T. Takatsuji, “Calibrator for 2D Grid Plate Using Imaging Coordinate Measuring Machine with Laser Interferometers,” Int. J. Automation Technol., Vol.9, No.5, pp. 541-545, 2015.
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