The M-DRO MD40 precision optical glass grated scale with 5 micron resolution.
Comprised of a compact rigid aluminium extrusion with slotted end blocks for simple adjustable mounting.
The reading head offers several mounting options including easy attachment to brackets and additional mounting hardware.
Optional protective covers are available, a single part cover that fits over the scale or a two part cover with a mounting spar, for simple installation on a non-machined face.
Robust and flexible stainless steel armoured cable offering a high level of protection.
Each encoder and reading head is laser etched with model and unique serial number.
Supplied with a calibration certificate.
Additional interfaces are available to combine axis or convert the output to suit other manufacturer's equipment.
Resolution - 0.005mm (0.0002 inch)
Encoder Type - Optical
Output signal - EIA422 differential TTL quadrature
Cable length - 3 Metres
Protection class - IP53
M-DRO a leading brand of positional readouts and encoder technologies, featuring both optical and magnetic sensor types for a wide range of applications. Supported by a UK design and development engineering team, with many years’ experience in the measurement and automation industry.