RSP3 range specifications

RSP3-1 / 2 / 3 / 4

Characteristic

Requirements

Probe attributes

Scanning with 3-axis measurement (X, Y, Z) and 3-axis touch-trigger

Measurement range

±0.5 mm deflection in all directions in all orientations

Overtravel range

 

X, Y

2 mm

+Z

1.7 mm

-Z

1.2 mm

Resolution

Capable of <0.1 μm

Spring rate

Nominally 0.6 N/mm - when using shortest specified stylus

Nominally 0.2 N/mm - when using longest specified stylus

Weight

 

RSP3-1

86 g (3.03 oz) (excluding stylus holder and stylus)

RSP3-2

90 g (3.17 oz) (excluding stylus holder and stylus)

RSP3-3

94 g (3.32 oz) (excluding stylus holder and stylus)

RSP3-4

101 g (3.56 oz) (excluding stylus holder and stylus)

Effective stylus length range

Always observe the specified stylus range for the scanning module being used.  Use Renishaw's M3 range of styli.

RSP3-1 + RSH3-1

EWL 20 mm - 50 mm (0.79 in - 1.97 in) using 20 mm - 50 mm stylus

RSP3-2 + RSH3-2

EWL 44 mm - 99 mm (1.73 in - 3.90 in) using 20 mm - 75 mm stylus

RSP3-3 + RSH3-3

EWL 114 mm - 194 mm (4.49 in - 7.64 in) using 20 mm - 100 mm stylus

RSP3-4 + RSH3-4

EWL 214 mm - 394 mm (7.64 in - 15.51 in) using 20 mm - 200 mm stylus

Mounting

Magnetised kinematic coupling

Crash protection

 

±X, ±Y, -Z

Via break out of probe or stylus holder

+Z

Via integral bump-stop design

Signal outputs

Non-linear and non-orthogonal analogue outputs - rate gain and resolution are not fixed

Change rack options

 

RCP TC-2

Thermally controlled change port for probe changing only

This single port unit mounts on the MRS / MRS2 rack

FCR25 with FCR25 front spacer kit

Triple port unit which mounts on the MRS / MRS2 rack

Interface options

UCC S5

RSP3-6

Characteristic

Requirements

Probe attributes

2-axis scanning (X,Y) and 3-axis touch-trigger (X,Y,Z)

Measurement range

±0.5 mm deflection in all directions in all orientations

Overtravel range

 

X, Y

2 mm

+Z

1.7 mm

-Z

1.2 mm

Resolution

Capable of <0.1 μm

Weight

300 g (10.58 oz) (excluding stylus holder and stylus)

Effective stylus length range

 

RSP3-6 + RSH3-6c-500

EWL 348 mm (13.70 in) using M2 star centre

RSP3-6 + RSH3-6c-600

EWL 448 mm (17.64 in) using M2 star centre

RSP3-6 + RSH3-6-600

EWL 456 mm (17.95 in) using 10 mm stylus

RSP3-6 + RSH3-6-700

EWL 556 mm (21.89 in) using 10 mm stylus

RSP3-6 + RSH3-6-800

EWL 656 mm (25.83 in) using 10 mm stylus

Mounting

Magnetised kinematic coupling

Crash protection

 

±X, ±Y, -Z

Via break out of probe or stylus holder

+Z

Via integral bump-stop design

Change rack options

 

RCP TC-3

Thermally controlled change port for probe changing only

This single port unit mounts on the MRS / MRS2 rack

RCP2

For stylus holder changing only

This single port unit mounts to the MRS or MRS2

Interface options

UCC S5