ScanningSpheres.com is a website devoted to the family of products we produce related to the laser scanning industry. Our goal is to offer the best quality product at a reasonable price. Bal-tec, a division of Micro Surface Engineering, has been producing spheres since 1952. We produce some of the world’s highest quality spheres on a daily basis. We manufacture all of our products in Los Angeles, California. Bal-tec manufactures spheres in size from .010 inch (.25mm) to 20 inch (500mm) diameter out of most materials. Our facilities contain over 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space and 100’s of state of the art machines.
SUPERIOR PRODUCT TESTING
Meet BoB the Bot. The scanning spheres product tester. BoB is used to test product durability and resilience. In this video we see BoB after 25,000 impressions and 40 straight hours of continuous work.
Our ball inventory is available for immediate purchase through the web site shop. If it’s not in stock, we can custom make it. So please call 800-322-5832 for further details.
Scanning Spheres/Bal-tec™, one of the top six precision ball manufacturers in the entire continental United States, has extensive capabilities, and we are small enough to provide personal service. This broad array of experience includes: ball plug gages, ball seat lapping tools, ball sizing, ball valve technology, bearing technology, dimensional metrology, flexures, kinematic couplings, the metallurgy of balls and rollers, and precision engineering.