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Best Practices for Using Laser Templates with the Tracer Laser Projector

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You can achieve optimal template accuracy by applying best practices when using the FARO® Tracer Laser Projector. 

Template Alignment Accuracy

  • Focus the Tracer before you acquire targets. If targets are acquired when the Tracer is out of focus, alignment to the targets will have higher RMS than acquiring targets with a correctly focused Tracer.
  • When you change the Tracer focus, re-acquire the targets. If you correct the Tracer focus, the laser beam may no longer correctly align to the targets. Re-acquiring the targets corrects the alignment of the laser beam.

Keywords

measurement accuracy, target alignment

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