2D Laser Beam Steering for OEMs and Systems Integrators

Our galvanometer-based solutions deliver high speed, accuracy and repeatability. The compact, self-tuning Digi-Cube simplifies installations and the Xtreme series provides superior high-speed performance for demanding laser applications.

Fits easily into any new or existing production line

Our 2-axis solutions are designed for easy OEM integration and plug-and-play replacement of existing analog scan heads. All FARO scanning components are compatible with XY2-100 protocol, accepting both digital and analog inputs for maximum communication flexibility.

Compensates for mechanical wear

The Digi-Cube and Digi-Cube Pro series feature self-tuning technology that automatically performs a detailed self-diagnosis and system check to compensate for mechanical wear. This ensures precise, error-free laser marking positioning while extending overall service life.

Proprietary Position Detection

FARO’s laser scan heads feature advanced optical position detector technology offering superior bandwidth, accuracy and flexibility in 2-axis technology.

+ Flexible Integration

Fits easily into any new or existing production line

Our 2-axis solutions are designed for easy OEM integration and plug-and-play replacement of existing analog scan heads. All FARO scanning components are compatible with XY2-100 protocol, accepting both digital and analog inputs for maximum communication flexibility.

+ Self-Tuning Technology

Compensates for mechanical wear

The Digi-Cube and Digi-Cube Pro series feature self-tuning technology that automatically performs a detailed self-diagnosis and system check to compensate for mechanical wear. This ensures precise, error-free laser marking positioning while extending overall service life.

+ Accurate

Proprietary Position Detection

FARO’s laser scan heads feature advanced optical position detector technology offering superior bandwidth, accuracy and flexibility in 2-axis technology.

Complete Laser Systems Solutions

Digi-Cube™ Pro

Self-Tuning, Digitally-Controlled Laser Scan Head

Better Drift with Next Generation Position Detection
The Digi-Cube Pro uses FARO’s next generation galvanometer with Optical Position Detector technology to provide superior performance for demanding laser applications. Its Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology rapidly computes and predicts the exact drive impulses required to achieve small mirror movements with the fastest possible acceleration and accuracy.
Available in 10 and 20 mm apertures and for various wavelengths, the Digi-Cube Pro is the industry leader in reliability, low drift, and high accuracy make it the workhorse of scan heads.

  • Next generation position detector with low drift and high accuracy performance
  • Self-tuning servo amplifier for speed and accuracy during operational lifetime
  • Upgrade path to 3D system with bolt on 3D focuser
  • Ceramic-bearing galvanometers provide high uptime and longevity

Digi-Cube Pro

Digi-Cube™

Technologically Advanced Digital Processor

Designed for easy OEM integration and plug-and-play replacement of existing analog scan heads, the Digi-Cube utilizes XY2-100 communication protocol and has industry-standard mechanical bolt patterns, power and communication pinouts, and comes in a wide range of mirror coatings and lenses.
Its Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology offers 50% to 100% increased speed performance when marking time is limited to galvo performance.

  • Automatic tuning checks when powered up
  • Most cost-effective and unbeatable method of increasing performance of analog system
  • Available wavelengths: 1064 nm, 355 nm, and 10.6 µm
  • Aperture: 10 mm
  • Ships in 48 hours

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Digi-Cube

Xtreme Series

Best 2-axis scan head for smaller spot

The Xtreme provides superior high-speed performance for demanding laser applications. Available for various wavelengths, it integrates the XY2-100 digital interface with PC-based hardware and software packages for marking and micromachining. Analog input versions are also available. Innovative galvo rotor and mirror mount designs reduce resonances, allowing faster scanning.

  • Optional 20 mm digital beam shutter
  • Wide selection of scan lenses
  • Available apertures: 15 mm and 20 mm

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Xtreme Series
+ Digi-Cube™ Pro

Digi-Cube™ Pro

Self-Tuning, Digitally-Controlled Laser Scan Head

Better Drift with Next Generation Position Detection
The Digi-Cube Pro uses FARO’s next generation galvanometer with Optical Position Detector technology to provide superior performance for demanding laser applications. Its Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology rapidly computes and predicts the exact drive impulses required to achieve small mirror movements with the fastest possible acceleration and accuracy.
Available in 10 and 20 mm apertures and for various wavelengths, the Digi-Cube Pro is the industry leader in reliability, low drift, and high accuracy make it the workhorse of scan heads.

  • Next generation position detector with low drift and high accuracy performance
  • Self-tuning servo amplifier for speed and accuracy during operational lifetime
  • Upgrade path to 3D system with bolt on 3D focuser
  • Ceramic-bearing galvanometers provide high uptime and longevity

Digi-Cube Pro
+ Digi-Cube

Digi-Cube™

Technologically Advanced Digital Processor

Designed for easy OEM integration and plug-and-play replacement of existing analog scan heads, the Digi-Cube utilizes XY2-100 communication protocol and has industry-standard mechanical bolt patterns, power and communication pinouts, and comes in a wide range of mirror coatings and lenses.
Its Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology offers 50% to 100% increased speed performance when marking time is limited to galvo performance.

  • Automatic tuning checks when powered up
  • Most cost-effective and unbeatable method of increasing performance of analog system
  • Available wavelengths: 1064 nm, 355 nm, and 10.6 µm
  • Aperture: 10 mm
  • Ships in 48 hours

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Digi-Cube
+ Xtreme Series

Xtreme Series

Best 2-axis scan head for smaller spot

The Xtreme provides superior high-speed performance for demanding laser applications. Available for various wavelengths, it integrates the XY2-100 digital interface with PC-based hardware and software packages for marking and micromachining. Analog input versions are also available. Innovative galvo rotor and mirror mount designs reduce resonances, allowing faster scanning.

  • Optional 20 mm digital beam shutter
  • Wide selection of scan lenses
  • Available apertures: 15 mm and 20 mm

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Xtreme Series

Applications

Marking/Mark on the Fly

For fast, accurate beam steering in XY and XYZ applications, FARO’s scan heads are custom tuned and configured for the desired wavelength and spot size. Standard industry interface means plug-and-play simplified integration.

Marking/Mark on the Fly

Additive Manufacturing

High-speed galvanometer-based scan heads create precision layering for advanced applications in additive manufacturing (3D printing).

Additive Manufacturing

Micro Welding

FARO’s WinLase software offers advanced power ramping node editing for micro welding applications. WinLase has robust feature set including full 2D and 3D abilities for contoured marking and enhanced marking algorithms for optimized marking quality.

Micro Welding

Micromachining

Laser micromachining covers many methods including cutting, drilling, ablation, scribing, texturing as well as advanced laser machining. FARO’s custom-configured galvo-based scan heads provide stable, consistent beam steering for accurate application.

Micromachining