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UTS-2 CNC Tool Length Setter Broken Tool Detection

UTS-2 | Z-AXIS Ultra Precision Touch-Off CNC Tool Z Axis Height Setter | 1μm Repeatability | Ceramic Touch Plate | 11mm Stroke | Over Travel Safety Circuit & Broken Tool Detection.


UTS-2: Part of the Invictus Series of Tool Setter for CNC machining centers

The EMG UTS-2 is the first iteration of the Invictus Series of Ultra-Performance Machine Tool Setter's. Industrial Machine Shop Performance at an affordable price. The UTS-2 is also perfectly suited for broken tool detection on cnc milling machines and even cnc lathes.

The Three Electronic Tool Length Setters that form the Invictus Series of Tool Setters
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UTS-2 Tool Setter on a black background

What is the EMG Precision UTS-2 CNC Tool Presetter?

EMG CNC present a State-of-the-Art choice of Ultra-Precision CNC Tool Length Setter for Z Axis Height Touch off measurement. The UTS-2 is perfect for the harshest of machining environments featuring IP68 Rating and a solid metal construction. 1 micron repeatability accuracy and >3 Millions triggers make this Tool Setter an affordable performance choice. Our Tool Setters are typically mounted on the milling machine table and the base comes with four screws for levelling calibration.

Heavy Industrial construction make this perfect for the most hostile machining center environments and the air knife makes measuring tool lengths reliable with constant manual intervention. The included mounting base makes this Tool Length Measurement product easy to mount on milling machines, VMC's & CNC routers using T-Slot Clamping or simply directly affixed to the base. The UTS-2 has also been used non-traditionally on CNC Turret Lathes as a broken tool detection sensor.

 

What are the Features of the UTS-2 CNC Tool Length Setter?

UTS-2 Electronic Tool Length Setter Features

  • Overall Height including Base = 110.6mm 
  • 10~30V Input Voltage
  • Ultra Precision <1 micron repeatability* 
  • Precision Tool Setter
  • Broken Tool Detection
  • Automatic Tool Compensation 
  • IP68 PROTECTION level 
  • FLEXIBLE probe length due to modular design
  • Excellent DURABILITY with over 3 million trigger times
  • CLEAR Operational Indicator Light
  • 12 Months Manufacturing WARRANTY
  • Approx. 5 metres of Cable supplied
  • Air Cleaning Knife included.
  • Precision Ground Ceramic Touch Plate

 

UTS-2 Too Touch Off Probe Instruction Manual

What are the Benefits of using a CNC Tool Presetter?

  • Reduced scrap
  • Significant time savings with reduced machine downtime.
  • In-cycle tool breakage detection.
  • Broken Tool Detection on Milling Machines or Lathes.
  • Automatic tool offset calculation and correction of tool length.
  • Tool Wear Compensation.
  • Elimination of manual setting errors.
  • Accurate tool length measurement.
  • Machine Center Thermal Compensation.
  • Perfect for Milling Machines, VMC's & CNC Routers.
Front view of the UTS-2 Tool Setter for CNC Machining Centers

Picture of the UTS-2 Tool Setter with a Cutting Tool moving down to the Touch Plate
Picture of the UTS-2 Tool Setter with a Cutting Tool Touching the Ceramic Tool Plate
Picture of the UTS-2 Tool Setter with a cutting tool retracting away from the Ceramic Touch Plate after taking a tool length measurement reading.

3D photo graph shot from above on a white background of the EMG Precision Invictus Series of CNC Tool Setter

Invictus UTS 2 CNC Tool Presetter On a DIY CNC Milling Machine

2021-10-10 Upload DateUTS-2 | Z-AXIS Ultra Precision Touch-Off CNC Tool Height Setter | 1μm Repeatability | Ceramic Touch Plate | 11mm Stroke | Over Travel S...
Invictus UTS 2 Tool Touch Off Probe On a DIY CNC Milling Machine

The video was uploaded on 13/10/2021.

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The video lasts for 24 seconds.

UTS 2 CNC Tool Length Setter In Use in a highly polluting Brass swarf environment

2021-10-10 Upload DateUTS-2 | Z-AXIS Ultra Precision Touch-Off CNC Tool Height Setter | 1μm Repeatability | Ceramic Touch Plate | 11mm Stroke | Over Travel S...
UTS 2 Electronic Tool Length Setter In Use in a highly polluting Brass swarf environment

The video was uploaded on 13/10/2021.

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The video lasts for 28 seconds.

UTS 2 CNC Z Axis Height Setter for CNC Machining Centers Being tested on a New Fanuc Machine

2021-10-10 Upload DateUTS-2 | Z-AXIS Ultra Precision Touch-Off CNC Tool Height Setter | 1μm Repeatability | Ceramic Touch Plate | 11mm Stroke | Over Travel S...
UTS 2 Tool Setter for CNC Machining Centers  Being tested on a New Fanuc Machine

The video was uploaded on 13/10/2021.

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The video lasts for 14 seconds.