M-DRO 470mm (18 1/2 inch) Reading Length Slim Linear Optical Encoder with 1um Resolution

Part No
Out of stock
£183.42 £152.85
The M-DRO MD40 Slim linear optical encoder with 470mm (18 1/2 inch) reading length. 1 Micron (0.001mm) resolution. Industrial standard EIA422 differential quadrature output signal. Suitable for a wide range of machines tools, CNC feedback, jigs and metrology applications. The slim profile makes them idea for the lathe cross slide or limited space mounting.

Product Discontinued. Please contact us for alternatives.

  • The M-DRO MD40 precision optical glass grated scale with 1 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 - 0.001mm (0.00004 inch)
  • Encoder Type - Optical

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.

Additional Information

Key Specifications

Output signal - EIA422 differential TTL quadrature

Cable length - 3 Metres

Protection class - IP53

More Information
TypeSlim Linear Optical Encoder
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:M-DRO 470mm (18 1/2 inch) Reading Length Slim Linear Optical Encoder with 1um Resolution
Your Rating
Customer Questions
No Questions
Did you find what you were looking for?