Simplify your data acquisition system. This Advanced Systems & Designs SmartCable USB Keyboard single gage interface connects the a standard Mitutoyo gage to a computer. Connects directly to the gage, no additional cables required. The output of the SmartCable Keyboard gage interface is a standard USB 2.0 keyboard signal.
Connecting the SmartCable Keyboard gage interface with its built-in keyboard interface to a computer will allow the SmartCable USB to be identified as a keyboard device that can send data to any Microsoft Windows application or SPC internet explorer software - no complicated software wedges required. And it never changes when your software updates.
The SmartCable USB Keyboard gage interface will make the gage readings appear as if they were typed in using a standard keyboard - eliminates data collection errors. If you want to collect data into a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, simply select the cell where you want the data to appear.
Pressing the push button on the SmartCable Keyboard gage interface
Depressing a connected footswitch (not included)
Pressing the send button on the gage (if it has one)
This SmartCable Keyboard gage interface is easily configured to output data in different modes, such as CR, TAB, up, down, left, right continuous reading, continuous reading with automatic 10, 15, or 30 second delay between readings. We can also design a unique firmware for your special requirement. The output mode is selected by adjusting the rotary switch on the SmartCable Keyboard. To access the rotary switch, simply remove the top cover by loosening two Phillips screws.
A detailed operation manual is included with each SmartCable Keyboard. Six foot standard cable length. Special lengths are readily available upon request. See below for Mitutoyo gage applications.
All Calipers without Absolute Encoder
Height Gage: 570-2XX, 570-3XX, 192-6XX, 192-67X
Indicators: 575-XXX, 543-6XX, 543-2XX, 543-4XX, 543-78X, 543-79X
Depth Gages: 547-21X, 547-25X, 571-2XX
Scale Unit: 572-XXX
Thickness Gage: 547-3XX, 547-4XX, 547-5XX
SmartCable™ Keyboard for Mitutoyo 500 Series gages
Sends data to Excel or other Explorer based SPC programs
Multiple data triggering options
Special cable lengths available on request
Lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects