Installation procedure

WARNING: Ensure the PI 7-3 is disconnected from the mains supply during installation.

WARNING: Do not exceed the operation ambient of 50 °C around the unit. Do not install near sources of heat. Forced cooling may be required in final installation.

Rack mounting

The PI 7-3 may be mounted in a 19 inch equipment rack or may be free standing.

To mount the PI 7-3 alone requires 2 × 1/3 blanking panel kits (A-1018-0179).

PI7-3 with front mounting

 

  

If the PI 7-3 is to be placed next to a PHC10-2 use panel kit A-1018-0173 

PI7-3 with mounting to PHC10-2 

System interconnection

The interconnections for the TP7 system on a PH10M motorised probe head are shown in the following illustrations.

NOTE: The first illustration refers to the external PI 7-3 unit and the second showns information regarding the integral card version of the product. The table gives a list of alternative standard Renishaw cable lengths and part numbers.

Refer to the Renishaw PH10M system installation guide (H-1000-5071) for further information.

 PI 7-3 PH10M PHC10-3

  PI 7-3 (card) PH10M PHC10-3

Cable no.

PL no.

Length (m)

Part number

Notes

1

PL5

PL6

PL12

PL13

0.4 to 0.8

0.8 to 1.6

0.1

0.1 to 0.2

A-1016-7672

A-1016-7673

A-1016-7674

A-1016-7675

Coiled

Coiled

Plain

Coiled

2

PLM6

PLM7

PLM8

PLM9

6

4

6

4

A-1016-7564

A-1016-7563

A-1016-7677

A-1016-7678

Unterminated

Unterminated

3

PL38

PL42

PL56

PL44

PL46

PL45

25

15

12

8

3.7

1.8

A-1016-7625

A-1016-7624

A-1016-7617

A-1016-7627

A-1016-7628

A-1016-7629

Unterminated

Unterminated

Unterminated

Unterminated

Unterminated

Unterminated

4

PL25

0.3

A-1016-0120

 

 

NOTE: Cables marked ‘unterminated' are supplied with one end prepared but unterminated. The connector parts are supplied for fitting after routing of the cable in the installation.