IK 5000

    Axes 1)

    3 (XYQ), 3 (XYZ) or 4 (XYZQ)

    Encoder inputs*

    Input frequency

      1 VPP or   TTL (other interfaces upon request)

    1 VPP: differential 1.5 MHz; TTL: differential 3 MHz; Single-ended 2.5 MHz

    Subdivision factor

    Up to 100-fold, selectable via dip switch; default setting: 50-fold (only for 1 VPP)

    Display step 2)

    Adjustable, max. 7 digits

    Linear axes XYZ: 1 mm to 0.0001 mm; angular axis Q: 1° to 0.0001° (00° 00’ 01”)


    By PC screen


    • Measurement of two-dimensional features (2-D)
    • Measurement of three-dimensional features (3-D)1)
    • Point measurement with crosshairs
    • Programming of features and parts
    • Measure Magic: automatic recognition of geometries
    • Graphic display of measurement results
    • Entry of tolerances

    Edge finder 1)

    • Automatic point measurement via optical edge finder

    Video 1)

    • Automatic point measurement via video edge detection
    • Manual autofocus
    • Show live images
    • Archiving and output of live images
    • Zoom and light control, programmable (with the Light/Zoom versions)
    • Video connection for digital USB camera (with the Video versions)
    • Light control over six light sources and zoom control (for version with Video and Light/Zoom)

    CNC 1)

    • Automation of measurement tasks
    • Axis control (for XYZQ) for servo and stepper motors
    • Autofocus via stepper-motor control (Z axis)
    • CNC outputs and inputs for joystick

    3-D profiling1)

    • Importing of CAD models
    • Probing of tested object and comparison with the CAD model
    • Flexible output of measurement results

    Error compensation

    • Linear, and segmented linear over any number of points
    • Squareness calibration
    • Matrix compensation over any number of points

    Other connections

    • Foot switch for two functions


    Foot switch, fiber-optic cables, holder for fiber-optic cables, amplifier, calibration standard, demo part, distribution cable

    PC interface


    Operating temperature

    0 °C to 55 °C; (storage temperature –30 °C to 70 °C)


    130 mm x 250 mm

    * Please select when ordering 1) See the configuration table for possible combinations

    2) Depends on the signal period of the connected encoder as well as the subdivision factor