Mate Gauge is more 

than a laser sensor.

We're your complete non-contact

thickness measurement systems.


Non-contact, laser thickness measurement for industrial applications

We saved our lead acid battery clients over $60 million in unnecessary wastage in 2020.

What is a Mate Gauge?

A Mate Gauge is a tool that automatically measures the thickness and texture of any sample placed between it's laser sensors. 

A Mate Gauge can be small or extremely large - installed on a bench or inline on a moving production line. 

What is a Mate Gauge?

How to Buy a Mate Gauge

Each application is unique - our customers rely on their Mate Gauge to provide critical quality control and system control over entire production lines.

That's why we spend the time to make sure we understand YOUR application and specific use case.

How to Buy a Mate Gauge

Inline Laser Thickness Gauges

Add a Mate Gauge Inline laser measuring system to your existing line and automatically achieve target thickness while reducing scrap and avoiding user error.

Our non-contact laser gauges provide accurate, repeatable, and reliable measurements by integrating directly into your new or existing lines.

Measure without stopping your lines!

We’re experts at customization. If you don’t see what you’re looking for in this list, reach out to us. We’ll work together to integrate our product into your existing system.

See all our inline laser thickness gauges

Why laser thickness measurement?

The main advantage of using laser gauges versus legacy tools, like micrometers, is their ability to provide accurate, consistent thickness measurements without interfering with (compressing or damaging) the sample.

Using our laser gauges, you can instantly measure material thickness at thousands of different points, review detailed cross sections of the material surface, configure product recipes and tolerance limits, and more.

10 Best Practices to consider when installing a laser thickness gauge

Adding a non-contact, thickness gauge to your process is smart - here is how to go about it.

Read the Guide

Benchtop Laser Thickness Gauges

The Mate Gauge Benchtop is a non-contact, laser thickness scanner, ready to run, right out of the box.

Several sizes and price points are available along with 24/7 support. All Benchtop Models include all sensors, self calibration, a touchscreen interface, and a computing platform to measure and record data.

Ready to measure - Right out of the box!

Our bench top laser thickness gauges are the perfect turn-key solution for providing highly accurate thickness and texture measurements.

See all our benchtop/offline laser thickness gauges

Do you have a thickness measurement challenge?

We're here for our customers throughout the entire process - from initial proof of concept to post-commissioning support.

It all begins with a conversation.

  • Tell us about your production and thickness measurement challenges.
  • Once we know more about you, we'll walk you through potential solutions.
  • We can also discuss sending you samples or setting up a demo test.
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4 ways Mate Gauge's technology can integrate and substantially improve your battery production lines. 

Simple Substitution

Replace calipers and other measurement tools with a near-process, high-speed, benchtop laser gauge.

 Improve What You Have

Add a Mate Gauge (like the MG3) directly onto your production line and measure every plate coming down the line.

Automate Your Lines

Connect your MG3 directly to the pasting machine and automatically output consistent plates with closed-loop control.

Build Better Batteries

High accuracy and minimal variance mean tighter tolerances, enabling creative new battery designs.

From the Mate Gauge Blog

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