IMC Scribe Marking Machine

Front View IMC

Project Scope: CMT to supply a stand alone Diamond Scribe marking machine to mark a high resolution Square Dot 2D Matrix with man-readable text and non-printing ASCII characters (additional mark security) onto automotive racing parts. Materials are steel and aluminum. Machine is manual load / unload. Marking times vary from 20 seconds to 2 minutes depending on the part.

CMT to provide: a) Heavy duty machine base b) Marker swing arm – for large part marking c) IM-C marking system capable of dot-peen or scribe marking. Scribe marking is required for CMT patented Square-Dottm d) Programmable electric Z axis, 100mm e) Cognex Camera – fully integrated into marking station to provide mark and read system f) Upgraded operator Face with industrial touchscreen g) IM software with customization to include: seamless interface with Cognex, additional non-printing ascii characters in 2D code (similar to UID constructs), and writing elements from the mark read process to an ascess data file (customer to provide elements required)


a) Replacement pin b) Hand held Cognex reader

Close up IMC

Picture of marked part

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Mild Steel Plate Marked with Scribe

Part: Mild Steel Plate Material: Steel Character size: 2 D code 5/8″ square Number of characters: 18 encrypted Note: 2 D Code,  Square-Dot patented process Machine used: IM-IS60 Air scribe Cycle time: 20 sec

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