NCi-5 interface

The NCi-5 provides an interface between a laser tool setting probe and a CNC machine controller

It is a direct replacement for the now obsolete NCi-4 and is 100% backward compatible. It also offers additional functionality.

Page contentDownloadsCall your local office Contact us online

About NCi-5

NCi-5The NCi-5 interface is used with the NC1, NC3 and NC4 non-contact tool setting systems. It processes signals from the non-contact tool setter and converts them into a voltage-free solid state relay (SSR) output, for transmission to the CNC machine control.

NCi-5 ordering information

Part numberDescription
A-5259-2000NCi-5 interface

Data sheet


Useful links

Probe benefits calculatorProbe benefits calculator

Quickly calculate and see the benefits gained from probing on machine tools using our benefits calculator.

Machine tool probe selector iconMachine tool probe selector

Quickly identify which probe would best suit your machine shop set-up or inspection needs using our machine tool probe selector.


Further reading iconFurther reading

Technical articles about machine tool products, systems and probing techniques.


The Productive Process Pyramid™ (simple)Transform your manufacturing

Get help from the process control experts and reap the rewards.

Next steps

Contact us online if you require more information or you have a pricing query, or alternatively you may like to speak directly to your local Renishaw office.