Spindle RPM Encoder

An incremental encoder is used to monitor spindle RPM and also for synchronised threading on lathes.

Pin No.

Description

Type

Pin 1

Signal A

Opto input (5 to 24v)

Pin 2

Signal B

Opto input (5 to 24v)

Pin 3

Signal Z - Index

Opto input (5 to 24v)

INFORMATION: The maximum pulse frequency on encoder inputs for MASSO G3 controllers is 60kHz.

INFORMATION: All input signals can be easily inverted by selecting the input in the INPUTS list and pressing the space-bar key on the keyboard to invert the input signal. These settings are automatically saved.

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