Using digital position readouts

Gathered together in this section are application notes and selected chapters from the readout manuals to give some ideas of how the readouts can be used.

Using a digital position readout

A gentle introduction to how a DRO can make life easier when doing common machining tasks. Although based around the 332 measuring readout, the same techniques can be adopted with other 300 series readouts.

Using a 300 series readout on a rotary table

A practical chapter that focuses on how 300 series readouts can be fitted to a rotary table and re-calibrated to read degrees or teeth, for use as a dividing head.

Digital Position Readouts for smaller machine tools