AZ16E-300 Absolute Measurement with Indicator Position measurement and visualization for up to 3 axes

  • 7-digit LCD display
  • Adjustable reference value 
  • Sign, battery status, units and ,,° '' - symbol
  • Configurable display modes: mm/inch incl. fraction display 
  • Adjustable counting direction
  • Adjustable decimal point and multiplicator factor
  • Key lock 
  • Easy mounting via snap-in housing (compatible to Z16)
  • Up to three external magnetic sensors (switchable)
  • Switch-over between incremental and absolute measuring                                                                                  
  • 3 adjustable tool-Offsets
  • Optional 2 external inputs for special functions via RJ45
  • Optional 2 external outputs via RJ45
  • Possible interfaces RS232/RS422/RS485/868 MHz


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Housingnorm panel housing
Housing materialABS plastic, black
Housing dimensions (W x H)96 x 72 mm
Panel cut out (W x H)93 x 67 mm
Keyboardfoil with short stroke keys
Installation depth (complete)38 mm


Display7 digit LCD with sign, battery state and measurement units
Perspective12 o'clock
Measurement unitsmm / inch / m 
Accuracy± 1 digit
Power supply voltagebattery  (1.5 V resp. 3 V), integrated or external
Current consumption< 1 mA bei 1.5 V, with measuring system
Battery Service lifeup to 4 years, depending on power-on time
External inputs2 x 5 ... 30 V (on request)
External outputs2 x 30 V open collector (on request)
Connectionsstandard: RJ45 socket, optional: fixed cable outlet
Data memoryFlash


Operating temperature0 ... +50 °C
Storage temperature-10 ... +60 °C
Humiditymax. 80 %, non-condensing
Protection class (front)IP54 
Protection class (rear)IP40


Type designationAZS-100 (standard), AZS-50 (on request)
Dimensions (L x W x H)100 x 12 x 25 mm
Measuring principlemagnetic, absolute
Required magnetic tapeAB20-40-10-1-R-11
Magnetic tape pole pitch4 mm
Distance sensor/ tape1.5 mm
Resolution0.1 mm
Repeat accuracy±2 increments
Interface (absolute)RS485
Maximum measuring length8.0 m
Housing materialplastic ABS
Protection classIP67
ConnectionsRJ45 (male) connector
Sensor cabledrag-chain suitable, high-flexible, 4-wire/ shielded
Sensor cable length1, 2, 3, 5 m, others on request, maximum cable length 20m
Sensor cable bending radiusmin. 25 mm
Weightapprox. 40 g
Humiditymax. 95 %, non-condensing
Influence of external magnetic fieldsexternal magnetic fields > 1 mT, which directly impinge upon the sensor, can affect the system accuracy.