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The MH8 is a manual indexing probe head with an M8 thread probe connection designed for use on small manual CMMs.


The MH8 can carry any of Renishaw's M8 probes and the reach can be extended by fitting a 50 mm probe extension bar.


205 g

Probe mounting

M8 thread

Head mounting

MS range of shanks

Suitable interface

PI 200-3

Probe status indication


Cable connection

5-pin DIN 180º socket

A-axis indexing

0° to 90° in 15° repeatable steps = 7 positions

B-axis indexing

±180° in 15° repeatable steps = 24 positions

Repeatability of position (2s)

1.5 µm (0.00006 in) TP2 and 10 mm (0.39 in) stylus fitted

Maximum extension bar

50 mm (1.97 in) PEL1 only

Breathe new life into your inspection process

Upgrade your current probing system and see your costs reduce overnight.

Extended warranty

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.