The system consists of one or two Laser triangulation sensors connected via 1394b to an industrial PC The Crosscheck server sits in the Windows XP™ os. Environment. The CrossCheck Server performs Shape Tool calculations and passes the results to the HMI client, I/O devices, light tower, or streamed as text to an Ethernet port. The server also sends profile data and ShapeTool results to the Ethernet port.
The CrossCheck Viewer is a viewing tool definition and configuration application. Via ethernet connectivity to the PC controller or sitting on the same PC as the server; the CrossCheck Viewer is a visual application that displays results and allows the user to create Shape Tools, see their measurement results, view the real-time profiles being generated by the laser triangulation sensor, and to configure the laser triangulation sensor.