The wireless manual control unit (MCU W-2) is a comprehensive joystick designed for use with Renishaw's range of UCC controllers.
Based on the MCU5-2 joystick design, the MCU W-2 uses modern battery technology and Bluetooth® radio modules to provide an effective wireless joystick with a maximum of 25 m range and over eight hours between battery changes.
A spare battery and an automatic charger are included in the joystick docking cradle.
■ Standard specification
- Not available
|MCUlite-2||MCU5||MCU W||MCU5-2||MCU W-2|
|Fast / slow button||■||On paddle||On paddle||On paddle||On paddle|
|Programmable function keys||2||4||4||4||4|
|Engage / re-engage||■||■||■||■||■|
|Take point / delete point||■||■||■||■||■|
|Operate rotary table||-||■||■||■||■|
|Run / step program||-||■||■||-||-|
|Move in part CS||-||■||■||■||■|
|Soft stop facility||-||■||■||■||■|
|Battery life||-||-||8 hours||-||10 hours|
|Move in stylus CS||-||Via menu||Via menu||■||■|
|Tap touch||UCCsuite 4.8||UCCsuite 4.8||UCCsuite 4.8||■||■|
Renishaw has formed a technical partnership with some of the industry's leading software companies and retrofitters to provide powerful CMM retrofit solutions using Renishaw's UCC controllers.
Learn about retrofitting options for your CMM.
For peace of mind a 3-year warranty is available for your new CMM products during the first 3 months from purchase. Contact your vendor.