Renishaw Inc

Communication Systems & Equipment

MTEC Show to See Absolute Encoder That Achieves 10 Atoms Resolution at 220 mph

Renishaw will focus on its latest range of optical incremental encoders , optical absolute encoders and magnetic encoders when it exhibits at MTEC, the sensors, measurement and instrumentation show, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham, UK from 27-28 April. Demonstrations will include a new 1 nm resolution version of its established TONiC incremental encoder, a new magnetic chip encoder, and...

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Incremental Optical Encoders support Dual Signal interface.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Incremental Optical Encoders support Dual Signal interface.

TONiC(TM) incremental optical encoders are available with DSi (Dual Signal interface), which promotes rotary axis accuracy and gives users selectable reference mark position via propoZ(TM) technology. Using 2 readheads on angle encoder improves accuracy and repeatability of motion system by eliminating eccentricity, bearing wander, and all odd error harmonics. When used with REXM ring encoders,...

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REVO® Retrofit Nets Higher Data Collection Rates
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

REVO® Retrofit Nets Higher Data Collection Rates

Scanning probe retrofit supercharges CMM data collection rates, allows form analysis Renishaw's REVO® system enables 4x reduction in impeller inspection times, additional data to be used to compare inspected surfaces with 3D CAD models. GE Oil and Gas Florence, Italy, has transformed the performance of a DEA Global coordinate measuring machine (CMM) with a REVO retrofit scanning probe...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Wireless Ballbar has volumetric testing capability.

Used for assessment of machine tool positioning and servo control performance, QC20-W features linear sensor and Bluetooth® wireless technology that allow for testing even in closed door manufacturing. Functionality allows testing in 3 orthogonal planes through one reference point, while single hardware setup accelerates testing and ability to produce representative volumetric measurement...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Incremental Encoder Interface provides analog/digital signals.

Suited for applications requiring one or more operations to be synchronized with motion axis, TONiC(TM) Dual Output (DOP) encoder interface provides simultaneous digital quadrature and analog 1 Vp-p signals via 26-way D-type connector. Total encoder system comprises TONiC readhead, DOP interface, as well as various linear and rotary scales. Compatible with range of scale options, it reduces...

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Linear Encoder Scale suits wide-format, high-res printers.
Test & Measurement

Linear Encoder Scale suits wide-format, high-res printers.

Designed for wide-format 12,000 dpi printers, RGSZ gold tape scale features 19.991 Â-µm pitch and, when combined with interface that applies 9.444 interpolation factor, provides resolution of 2.117 µm that corresponds to 12,000 counts/in. System operates at speed of 1.8 m/sec. It is WEEE- and RoHS-compliant and can include optional polyester coating that resists harsh solvents like...

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Construction Equipment and Supplies

Machine Tool Rotary Axis Tester analyzes alignment and performance.

AxiSet(TM) Check-Up enables users of 5-axis machining centers and multi-tasking mill-turn machines to identify and report on poor machine alignments and geometry. After automated probing routines gather performance data from reference artefact, measurement results are output to PC where supplied Microsoft® Excel® spreadsheet presents analysis of data and compares machine performance...

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Optical Linear/Rotary Encoders offer 1 and 2 nm resolution.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Optical Linear/Rotary Encoders offer 1 and 2 nm resolution.

TONiC(TM) incremental encoders feature standard readhead and Ti20KD (1 nm) or Ti10KD (2 nm) interfaces that apply high interpolation rates to achieve very fine resolution. Interfaces combine low-noise optical scheme with optimized photometry and filtering to reduce jitter to 0.51 nm rms. Compliant with various environmental standards, encoders are available in linear and rotary versions with...

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Linear Encoder System features track-mounted design.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Encoder System features track-mounted design.

Featuring stainless steel construction, FASTRACK System can run across gaps up to 25 mm wide while providing ±5 Â-µm/m accuracy. System consists of 2 miniature guide rails that secure low-profile scales while allowing them to expand at their own thermal expansion rate with almost zero hysteresis. FASTRACK is suited for sectional machines used in flat-panel display and photovoltaic...

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Telescopic Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Telescopic Ballbar offers volumetric testing capability.

Featuring linear sensor and Bluetooth® wireless technology, QC20-W Ballbar assesses machine tool positioning and servo control performance. Unit allows testing of 3 orthogonal planes through single reference point. CNC circular program and Ballbar20 software diagnose and quantify machine positioning errors including servo mismatch, stick-slip errors, backlash, repeatability, scale mismatch,...

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