Accuracy, Reliability, and Versatility

Adcole’s measurement gages are remarkable not only for their precision, durability and speed, but also for their versatility. Experts from a wide array of industries rely on Adcole for reliable metrology solutions.


Companies at the forefront of the aerospace industry require metrology solutions to match their precise performance needs.


At Adcole, we understand the importance of meeting tight tolerances, which is why our gages provide repeatable analysis of angularity and other vital parameters.


Adcole products bring sub-micron accuracy and conformance in camshaft and crankshaft measurement to factory floors across the automotive industry.

Avg Max Height of Profile

Adcole’s optical metrology solutions will alert you if any parts might negatively affect static or sliding contact function—before such a problem arises.


The automotive industry has counted on Adcole’s Trusted Accuracy to measure axles for decades, resulting in increased productivity, recognized quality and rapid return on investment.

Cam Lobe Lift Error

Use Adcole’s revolutionary 3D software to determine asymmetry of camshaft lobes with unmatched levels of repeatability.


Gage-to-gage repeatability ensures that camshafts and other parts are manufactured to identical standards/tolerances across the entire plant—or even company-wide.

Center Deviation

Adcole gages provide trustworthy measurements of precise parameters, including deviation from the center.


Adcole’s Chatter Analysis package is a valuable tool used to diagnose repetitive patterns left on a cylindrical part by the grinding process.


Adcole’s gages are durable enough for the factory floor, yet precise enough to accurately evaluate a part’s concentricity down to the micrometer.

Crankshaft & Camshaft Measuring Gages

Adcole crankshaft and camshaft gages are designed to meet the demands of production lines while providing the very best in accuracy, versatility and reliability. Their ruggedness and superior repeatability set the standard in the world of metrology.


With a large selection of gages that can accurately and efficiently measure crankshafts, Adcole’s optical metrology products are applicable in a wide array of industries.

Custom Gages

Adcole automatic and semi-automatic cylindrical coordinate measuring machines are known for their exceptional accuracy and high repeatability. We can design or customize a coordinate measuring machine for virtually any application to accommodate your production and quality control requirements.


Adcole automatic and semi-automatic cylindrical coordinate measuring machines are known for their exceptional accuracy and high repeatability.


Adcole gages allow you to measure diameter with sub-micron precision.

Eccentric Shafts

As pivotal parts of steam locomotives and other engines, eccentrics must be measured to the kind of high standards for which Adcole gages are specifically designed.

Feature/Locator Presence

The uncompromising accuracy of Adcole machines ensures dependable measurements of feature/locator presence.


Adcole gage’s are the cutting edge for measuring flatness.


Tolerances and standards for gears grow tighter every year. Adcole’s gages are specifically designed to accommodate these high standards.

Gears & Transmission Shaft Measuring Gages

When it comes to quality assurance, engineers expect durable, reliable metrological solutions. Adcole gages are relied on worldwide for in-depth analysis of gears and transmission shifts.

Heavy Diesel Camshafts & Crankshafts

Adcole’s gages are just as reliable for measuring heavy diesel machine parts as they are for standard automobiles.

Heavy Diesel Equipment

The versatility of Adcole’s gages means that they can be put to use on equipment big and small—heavy diesel machines and vehicles being no exception.

Adcole gages are so versatile that they can easily manage quality control tasks on equipment big and small — heavy diesel machines and vehicles included.

High Precision Gages

At Adcole, precision is prized. These gages offer the world standard in precise, accurate data to ensure quality, efficiency and reduced cost on the manufacturing floor.

Horizontally Loaded Gages

Our horizontally loaded gages use revolutionary 3D software to provide precise, high speed measurements of complex features.

Hydraulic Rings

Using Adcole gages, hydraulic pump rings can be measured with the industry standard in precision, efficiency, and ease, freeing up your work force and saving time.

In-Line Gages

Adcole’s ln-line camshaft measuring machines have brought audit room measurement accuracy to the production line.


Adcole is respected worldwide for the durability of our metrology solutions. Whether you’re using Adcole products in a lab environment or right on your industrial facility’s factory floor, our gages will continue to operate at the highest possible level of performance.

Laser/Optical Non-contact Measuring Systems

Our optical metrology probes and systems enable engineers to quickly identify and solve manufacturing problems. Adcole gages are renowned for their durability, providing shop floor ruggedness while delivering the highest performance for close tolerance measurements.


Trust Adcole gages for reliable length measurements.

Locomotive Engine & Rail

Adcole’s team of experts understands that, when it comes to locomotive engines and rails, precise, repeatable measurements are of the utmost importance, which is why our engineers have designed our gages to provide reports you can rely on.


Our sophisticated metrological machines provide dependable analysis of parts for use in marine systems.

Max Height of Profile

Over 550 engine plants worldwide rely on Adcole’s Trusted Accuracy to reliably determine max height of profile.

Max Peak Depth of Profile

To ensure superior surface finish, Adcole’s 1000 and 1000Z gages deliver data-driven performance of max peak depth of profile.

Max Peak Height of Profile

Our gages are able to measure a part’s highest peak in relation to its mean line with the kind of sub-micron accuracy and repeatedly that proves the validity of Adcole’s time-tested engineering fidelity.

Metrology Software + 3D Mapping

Adcole provides comprehensive metrology software for enhanced measurement analysis. Powerful productivity suites allow for in-depth measurement analysis and straightforward gage operation, from 3D mapping software to simplified gage programming with Adcole’s Program Builder.


Using Adcole’s revolutionary 3D software, visualizing parallelism is easier than ever.


The uncompromising accuracy of Adcole machines ensures dependable readouts of perpendicularity.


Adcole’s rugged gages, such as the Model 911, are designed to measure pistons and other cylindrical components in the most demanding production environments.

Power Generation

When it comes to evaluating parts for power generation, Adcole’s metrology solution provide unequaled accuracy, ease of use, and efficiency.

Precision Hydraulic Cylinders

Advanced 3D part mapping allows engineers to visualize precision hydraulic cylinders in intricate detail.


Adcole products are uniquely capable of taking trustworthy profile measurements of a wide variety of parts.

Pump Lobes

Pump lobes are relied upon in machines across a wide variety of industries, making it vital for you to have accurate, in-depth measurements of these essential parts.


Using Adcole’s metrology systems to assess industrial pump parts improves production output, helps to identify and solve manufacturing problems, and saves engineers troubleshooting time.

RMS Roughness

With Adcole gages, ease of use is the name of the game. Let our expertly crafted machines evaluate your parts for flaws in RMS Roughness and other parameters.

Robot Loaded & Fully Automatic Gages

Not only do Adcole’s robot loaded, fully automatic gages save your company time, they free up engineers so they can focus on other pivotal projects.

Robotic Shafts

Adcole’s engineers understand the exceptionally tight tolerances that robotic shafts and reducers must meet, which is why our gages are capable of repeatable, sub-micron precision.


Adcole’s gages are constructed to ensure the kind of extremely low inherent error that is necessary in the highly precise field of robotics.

Roughness Average

Rely on our world standard laser measurement technology to inform you of imperfections on a microscopic scale, saving your team valuable time spent troubleshooting.


Our metrology solutions allow your manufacturing team to determine even minute imperfections in the roundness of parts—giving you the opportunity to address technical problems before they arise.


Find an Adcole optical metrology solution that will enable your team to see straightforward runout measurements, which will in turn expedite the research and development process.

Sliding Camshafts

Combined with Adcole’s groundbreaking independent, opposed measuring heads, our touch-screen interface makes diagnostic routines and part identification of sliding camshafts easier than ever before.

Small Engine & Appliances

Discover how Adcole gages can help your company get faster, more accurate measurements of small engine and appliance parts.


Adcole’s straightforward 3D software provides an easily understandable, comprehensive read-out of part straightness.

Surface Finish

Surface Finish/Roughness Measuring Gages

Adcole introduced the very first semi-automatic surface roughness gages for production. The robust construction and anti-vibration technology provide highly accurate surface roughness measurements, even in harsh production environments.


Even on the busiest factory floors, our optical metrology solutions are known for accurate taper measurements.


Capable of measuring over two dozen unique parameters, Adcole metrology solutions are the most versatile on the market.

Transmission / Output Shafts

Across industries, Adcole gages are relied upon to keep your engines’ most essential parts—such as transmission and output shafts—running safely and efficiently.


Just like your transportation/trucking company, Adcole is in it for the long haul; we pride ourselves on the fact that our gages are never obsolete.

True Position

Our experienced engineers know that position is one of the most essential meteorological measurements, which is why we designed our gages to take the guesswork out of the equation.


Reduce scrap and rework of turbochargers through the use of Adcole’s patented pattern recognition technology.

Vertically Loaded Gages

Adcole’s vertically loaded gages use highly sophisticated sensors to ensure accurate read-outs.


Our gages are able to measure a part’s width with the kind of sub-micron accuracy and repeatedly that proves the validity of Adcole’s time-tested engineering fidelity.

1100-S Gage

1100-S: Automated Crankshaft Measurement Solution

Alt=Diametric Follower System

DiaMetric™ Follower System

Alt= 911 Gage Family

911: Automated Metrology Solution

Adcole Model 1000: Surface Roughness Gage

1000: Surface Roughness Gage

Adcole Model 1000Z Both Heads Close-up

1000Z: Optical Tactile Surface Finish

Adcole Model 1100-GX

1100GX: Glass Linear Encoder

1200: Cylindrical Crankshaft/Camshaft Gage

Alt= 1200 LX laser interferometer-based system

1200LX: Laser Interferometer-Based Solution

Adcole Model 1301

1302: Compact Horizontal Gage

Adcole Model 1304/1206: Horizontal Axle Transmission Gage

1304/1306: Horizontal High-Speed Multi-Head Gage

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1310: High Speed In-Line Measuring Gage

Adcole Model 1310S with Lid Closed

1310S: High Speed Optical/Tactile Gage

Alt=LightSCAN Optical System

LightSCAN: 3-D Optical Scanning System

Alt=3D Inspection Software

3D Inspection Software

Alt=Program Builder software

Gage Programming Software


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