FARO® Laser Projector

FARO TracerSI Imaging Laser Projector
FARO TracerM Laser Projector

Efficient, Accurate, Laser-Guided Assembly, Layout & Verification.

FARO<sup>®</sup> Laser Projector
 

Eliminate Physical Templates with Virtual Templating, Layout & Verification Solutions.

The FARO® TracerSI Imaging Laser Projector and FARO TracerM Laser Projector accurately project a laser outline onto a 3D surface or object. The Tracer provides a virtual template which operators and assemblers can use to quickly and accurately sequence work and position components.

In addition to virtual templating, layout, and positioning, the TracerSI is the first-of-its-kind advanced Imaging Laser Projector system, featuring high-resolution image scanning capabilities throughout its entire projection volume.

The TracerSI high-resolution imaging system enables In-Process Verification (IPV), Foreign Object Debris checks, and targetless, Feature-Based Alignment.

With FARO’s advanced TracerSI platform, users can now project and inspect with a single, all-in-one system. The TracerSI is a powerful and extremely cost-effective production tool.

Laser templates are created using 3D CAD models, enabling the system to visually project laser outlines of parts, which creates virtual and collaborative templates to streamline a wide range of assembly and production applications.

 

CAD-based virtual templating eliminates the need for physical templates and hard tooling. The risk of human error and costly rework/scrap during assembly is significantly reduced. Manufacturers can avoid the time and expense associated with using large, heavy templates while significantly improving quality control processes. An easy-to-use operator interface via powerful FARO BuildIT Projector Software minimizes both the time and skill required for operation.

Intended for large-scale applications, FARO Tracer Laser Projectors offer accurate, variable and long-range 3D projection distances of 1.8 to 15.2 meters (6 to 50 feet), with a projection envelope of up to 15.2 x 15.2 meters (50 x 50 feet).

Refer to the table below to choose the Tracer model that is best suited for your requirements.

Comparison of TracerSI and TracerM

  TracerSI TracerM
3D CAD-Based Virtual Templating ✔  ✔ 
Projection Accuracy at 4.6 m (15 ft) 0.25 mm
(0.010 in)
0.25 mm
(0.010 in)
Projection Range 1.8 to 15.2 m
(6 to 50 ft)
1.8 to 15.2 m
(6 to 50 ft)
Advanced Trajectory Control (ATC) ✔  ✔ 
Targeted (Retroreflector) Alignment ✔  ✔ 
Advanced Laser Imaging ✔   
Feature-Based (Targetless) Alignment ✔   
In-Process Verification (IPV) ✔   
Foreign Object & Debris (FOD) Detection ✔   
Tracer SI Laser Projector Techsheet Tracer M Laser Projector Techsheet

Register for an Account

This site uses cookies (including third party cookies). Some of these cookies are essential to make our site work properly and others are non-essential but help us to improve the site, including language and location settings and site analytics. You can read more about how we use cookies and how to configure or disable them on our site. By continuing to browse this site you agree to our use of cookies. x