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Digital Position Readout, 3-Axis Shooting Star

         Made in Canada
Digital Position Readout, 3-Axis Shooting Star
Part Number: 2665
Weight: 15.0 lb

Price: $749.00

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  • Shooting Star BT-3 3-axis digital position readout
  • Includes the digital display unit, 3 scales, and mounting hardware
  • Resolution: 0.0005", accuracy: 0.001"
  • The keypad is a splash-proof membrane with tactile keys in a sturdy metal enclosure
  • Guaranteed to fit any mill, lathe, or 3-in-1 machine

Description

Shooting Star BT-3 3-axis digital position readout functions include: Inch/mm display, reversible count direction (change the direction in which the count goes up), automatic centering (find the center of a workpiece or hole by touching off two sides), two sets of coordinates (good for placing hole patterns, making slots and such), enter coordinates (you can enter the values for the current location), bolt circle and bolt line calculators (quickly create a pattern of holes), tool offsets (remember the setting for various lathe tools), and preset positions (quickly return to positions you have saved).

This DRO uses a precision rack and anti-backlash pinion, with an optical encoder on the pinion.

Power: 120VAC.

This DRO includes one 48" scale and two 16" scales. The scales are easily shortened to suit your machine. It will fit on the mini mill with a power feed installed.

*NOTE* These items ship directly from the supplier in Canada. Shooting Start takes two or three weeks to process and ship orders, so there will be a delay before you receive this order.

Chris' Tips

Chris Chris' Tips
We include complete instructions for installing the DRO on a mini mill. The instructions include detailed drawings of the brackets you need to make to mount the DRO.

We even include the fasteners you will need to install the DRO on your mini mill.

See the digital position readout (DRO) comparison.

Specifications

Specifications
Repeatability 0.0005" (0.013 mm)
Resolution 0.0005" (0.013 mm)
Specified Accuracy 0.002" / 12" travel
Accuracy / Foot 0.0020" (0.051 mm)
Accuracy / 100 mm 0.0006" (0.016 mm)
Scales Cut to Length by User Yes
Scale Technology Rack and anti-backlash pinion with optical encoder
Scale Protection Coolant & dust resistant
Voltage 120 V
Clear to Zero Yes
Direct Entry of Position Yes
Inch/mm Display Yes
Power Off Memory Yes
Reversible Count Direction Yes
Find Center Yes
Bolt Circles Yes
Bolt Lines Yes
Preset Points Yes
Tool Offsets Yes
Radius/Diameter Yes
Incremental/Absolute Yes
Calculator No
Arc machining No
Linear Error Compensation No
Made in Canada
Warranty 5 years
Phone Tech Support Free

Compatibility

Compatibility

This product works with the following mills:

  •   Clarke CMD10 Metalworker Micro Mill
  •   Harbor Freight 47158 Central Machinery Micro Mill
  •   SIEG X1 Micro Mill
  •   SIEG SX1 Micro Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 4660 HiTorque Micro Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 4700 HiTorque Micro Mill
  •   SIEG SX1P Micro Mill
  •   Grizzly G0758 Mill/Drill
  •   Bolton XJ9510 Mill/Drill
  •   Grizzly G8689 Mini Milling Machine
  •   Hare & Forbes HM-10 Mill/Drill
  •   Princess Auto 8507667 Powerfist Mini Mill
  •   SIEG X2-MT3 Mini Mill
  •   Micro-Mark 82573 MicroLux Milling Machine
  •   BusyBee CX605 Craftex Mini Mill
  •   Cummins (Tools Now) 7877 Mini Mill
  •   Harbor Freight 44991 Central Machinery Mill/Drill
  •   Homier 03947 Speedway Mini Mill
  •   Northern Tool 49657 KLUTCH Mini Mill
  •   SIEG X2-R8 Mini Mill
  •   Travers Tools OT2213 OTMT Mini Mill
  •   WEN 33013 WEN Mini Mill
  •   SIEG X2P Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com X2D SIEG Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 4962 SIEG Mini Mill
  •   SIEG X2L Mini Mill
  •   SIEG X2LF Mini Mill
  •   BusyBee CX612 Craftex Mini Mill
  •   SIEG SX2 Mini Mill
  •   Micro-Mark 84630 MicroLux Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 3900 HiTorque Mini Mill
  •   SIEG SX2L Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 4190 HiTorque Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 3990 HiTorque Mini Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 3960 HiTorque Mini Mill
  •   SIEG SX2LF Mini Mill
  •   Grizzly G0781 Mill/Drill
  •   SIEG X2.7 Bench Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 5500 HiTorque Bench Mill
  •   SIEG SX2.7 Bench Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 5550 HiTorque Bench Mill
  •   Grizzly G0463 Mill/Drill
  •   Harbor Freight 93885 Central Machinery Mill/Drill
  •   SIEG X3 Small Mill
  •   Woodstock International M1110 Shop Fox Small Mill
  •   BusyBee CX611 Craftex Small Mill
  •   Grizzly G0619 Mill/Drill
  •   SIEG SX3 Small Mill
  •   Travers Tools OT2225SX3 OTMT Small Mill
  •   Grizzly G0759 Mill/Drill With Stand
  •   Grizzly G0704 Mill/Drill With Stand
  •   Grizzly G3102 Vertical Mill
  •   Grizzly G3103 Vertical Mill
  •   Harbor Freight 42976 Central Machinery Mill/Drill
  •   SIEG X3.5 Bench Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 6100 HiTorque Bench Mill
  •   LittleMachineShop.com 6150 HiTorque Bench Mill
  •   SIEG SX3.5 Bench Mill
  •   Grizzly G0720 Bench Mill
  •   Grizzly G0720R Bench Mill
  •   Grizzly G0722 Bench Mill
  •   SIEG SX4 Bench Mill
  •   Harbor Freight 33686 Central Machinery Small Mill
  •   Rong Fu RF-xx Milling & Drilling Machine
  •   BusyBee CX705 Craftex Lathe Mill Combo
  •   Grizzly G0516 Lathe Mill Combo
  •   SIEG M6 Multi-purpose Machine

Shipping

This item ships directly from our supplier in British Columbia and you will receive it in a separate package from other items on your order.

Shooting Start takes two or three weeks to process and ship orders, so there will be a delay before you receive this order.

 

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