CNC Calibration & Certification

CNC Calibration with ballbar on machineWhy calibrate your CNC machine? Because you want to make accurate parts. We understand you often need to measure and error map a machine for reference and utilization purposes and you are held to strict quality measures and standards. API Services can provide the CNC calibration solution you need.

Whether you need a simple Ballbar test, or a 5 axis CNC calibration package, API Services will measure, correct, and certify the condition of your equipment using industry leading equipment. Consistently having your CNC machines calibrated and certified will help you have an advantage over your competition. We can provide regular performance evaluations that you can deliver to your customers proving that your machines can deliver as promised.

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If you implement our CNC calibration and certification into your preventative maintenance plans we can help you with early detection of mechanical issues, wear and diminishing accuracy over time. A recent Hewlett Packard company study* revealed that 88% of 57 purchased production machines were out of specifications upon installation.

Machine tool calibration with Active Target on Machine

API Services offers CNC calibration including:

  • Laser Mapping
  • Laser Mapping and Compensation Standard Error Mapping and Diagnostics
  • Training

*Reference: The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology