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ACTIVE GAUGE & FIXTURE

Why choose Active Gauge & Fixture?

Active Gauge & Fixture is your on time partner, committing to on time delivery, every time. Your Active Gauge & Fixture team will include dedicated project managers & designers, a partner with deep automotive industry experience and strength in capacity & operations. Established over 20 years ago, Active Gauge & Fixture will design the right SPC data collection gauge or fixture for your individual component or part assembly.

Our key strengths include: Industry Credibility, Depth of Knowledge, In House Certification, Full Service Metrology, Competitive Pricing & Top Quality Manufacturing
Our supplier partnerships, customer satisfaction and industry experience make us the preferred gauge & fixture supplier for the automotive lighting industry.

Manufacturing Capabilities

Top Quality Manufacturing


In-house equipment includes 3 & 5 axis machines, manual mills, surface grinders, lathes & wire EDM, along with 3D printing for rapid prototyping

In-House Certification


Our CMM lab will perform gauge & fixture certifications for a seamless project delivery process and our FEA analysis capabilities will ensure your specialized inspection fixture is designed right the first time

Quality is Our Goal


Registered to ISO9001:2015, the Active Gauge & Fixture division delivers attention to detail & certified gauges

Gauges for Automotive Lighting

Active Gauge & Fixture is a preferred supplier for automotive/heavy truck lighting manufacturers, suppliers and moldmakers, with decades of experience in our team of application experts, designers, builders and project managers.

Combined with our commitment to on time delivery every time and our goal of 100% customer satisfaction, we have delivered hundreds of gauges to lighting manufacturers. Our integration within the AIS Technologies Group means that we can supply machine vision solutions with our gauges for even more power & data collection capability.

Our gauge design capabilities are for individual components as well as full lighting assemblies. We can supply CMM/Metrology Holding Fixtures, SPC Data Collection Gauges, Go/NoGo gauges, Holding Jigs/Part Nests, Attribute Gauges & Specialized Test Fixtures.

Specialized Testing Fixtures for Lighting

We can design & deliver photometric & vibration fixtures for your specialized testing needs, including a Finite Element Analysis (FEA) of the fixture for certification prior to delivery to the gauge customer. These are available individually or as a complete package for your photometric, vibration & environmental testing requirements. There are only a handful of gauge specialists in North America for these specialized testing fixtures.

Custom Gauges for Other Industries

Looking for an experienced gauge partner?  We can offer assembly gauges, hand held gauges and go/nogo gauges which are well designed & well manufactured. We always commit to on time delivery, every time.

Our deep experience with inspection gauges for automotive/heavy truck lighting manufacturers, suppliers and mold makers is not our only area of expertise. We also design inspection gauges for manufacturers of automotive interior plastic components, automotive seating and stamped metal parts, other transportation (boating, recreational vehicles), aluminum extrusion and medical device manufacturing.

Interior Component Fixtures

Our designers and builders are experienced in CMM holding fixtures, attribute fixtures, in process fixtures, cooling fixtures and work holding fixtures for manufacturers of automotive interior parts. These include instrument panels, trim moulding and comfort accessories, speaker grills, armrests, instrument clusters, carpet trim edging and A/B/C/D pillars.

Exterior Component Fixtures

Our designers and builders are experienced in CMM holding fixtures, attribute fixtures, in process fixtures, cooling fixtures and work holding fixtures for manufacturers of automotive exterior parts. This includes stamped metal parts, like doors and rocker panels, and large bumpers and fascias, wheel flares, running boards, wiper cowling, mirrors and grills.

TESTIMONIALS​

Certifications

Inhouse CMM lab for certifications

Quality Management System registered to ISO9001:2015

FEA Analysis capabilities