CS 5500 – Advanced Readout device

Advanced Two and Three axis readout device


  • Measuring in millimetres or inches (inch/mm)
  • Measuring system calibration in relation to reference point (REF)
  • Radius calculation (1/2)
  • Measuring in relative or absolute coordinated system (INC/ABS)
  • Entering or setting zero values for the selected axis
  • Linear movement measurement (by means of linear encoders)
  • Rotary movement measurement (by means of rotary encoders)
  • Memory of last position after switch off
  • Entering shrinkage rate
  • Setting 999 datum systems in SMD mode
  • Movement direction indication
  • Machining modes:

           – holes drilling along circle 

          – holes drilling along oblique line

  • Error correction: linear compensation
  • Inside calculator
  • Serial interface RS232

Compatible with:

A28, A36, A42M, A75M, A58M, A58B, A58C, A58C2, A58C3, A58D, AP58, A58HE, A58HE1, A58HME, A102H, A90H, A110, A170, A170H, A200H, L18, L18B, L18T, L23, LK24, L35, L35T, L37, L50, MT, MK.

Technical data

CS 5500 
Input standardRS 422
Power supply for encoders+5v DC
Resolution of linear encoders1.0; 0.2; 0.5;1; 2; 5; 10; 20; 50 μm;
Resolution of rotary encoder1° - 0,0001°
LED green display, 7 digit and sign14 mm height
Maximum input signals frequency500 kHz
Power supplyAC 85V - 230V
Power consumption5 W
Overall dimensions295 x 182 x 30.5 mm
Weight2.6 kg
Operation temperature range0 °C - +50 °C