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

UCC2-2 systems

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-2

Thermally controlled change port for probe changing only

This single port unit mounts to the MRS or MRS2

RCP2

For stylus holder changing only

This single port unit mounts to the MRS or MRS2

Interface options

UCC2-2 systems