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Gauge Interface Hardware

Instantly collect data from your shop-floor devices

DataNet offers the hardware you need to easily connect your gauges, calipers, indicators, micrometers, scales or other device to WinSPC. We typically offer same-day shipping on most products. For pricing information or to determine which hardware is right for your operation, call us at 1-866-4WINSPC or email us at

Wireless Gauge Interfaces

Wireless hub

A typical wireless system is comprised of a transmitter and a base. Our selection of both gives you the greatest range of options and flexibility for wireless measurement collection, supporting the broadest range of digital and RS-232 gauges, scales, etc. from manufacturers such as Brown & Sharpe, CDI, Flexbar, Fowler, LMI, Mahr Federal, Mitutoyo, Ono Sokki, Starrett and Sylvac.

FlexPort Gauge Interfaces

For connecting WinSPC with:

  • Calipers
  • Gauges
  • Indicators
  • Micrometers
  • Scales

Universal Gauge Interfaces

Gauge Interfaces in 2, 4, and 8 input models for digital or serial type devices

Analog Gauge Interfaces


Gauge Interfaces in 4 and 8 input models for analog devices

FlexConnect Cables

For connecting gauges to FlexPorts.


  • Federal
  • Fowler
  • Mitutoyo
  • Ono Sokki
  • Starrett
  • and more...

FlexConnect gauge cable for serial gauges

  • Intelligent cable decodes serial format, finds reading from gauge and sends out in Mitutoyo format
  • 90% of serial gauges just connect and send in MTI format - no setup necessary
  • Works with most Mitutoyo compatible systems
  • Auto-detects serial output
  • No in-line converter box
  • Ability to find reading in multiple lines of data
  • Scan mode to send every numeric field in output

FlexConnect gauge cable for digital gauges

  • Connect most digital tools
  • Convert output of various gauges to Mitutoyo compatible format
  • Cables work with most MTI compatible devices

Cables available for the following manufacturers' products:

  • Ametek
  • Chatillon
  • Chicago Dial
  • Comtorgage
  • Dillon
  • Edmunds
  • Elcometer
  • Fairbanks
  • Federal Maxum
  • Flesbar
  • Fowler
  • Imada
  • Instron
  • Keyence
  • LaserMike
  • Magna-Mike
  • Mahr
  • Mark 10
  • Marposs
  • Mettler-Toledo
  • Mitutoyo
  • Ohaus
  • Ono Sokki
  • Panametrics
  • SPI
  • Starrett
  • Sylvac
  • VersaGage
  • Z-Mike

Accessories For FlexPort gauge interfaces


  • C-FS-06 Footswitch

Footswitch for data sending

  • FlexPort Gauge Interfaces have an input jack on every port
    for standard or customized data sending
  • Combine the footswitch with the FlexPort to allow operators to easily control the flow of data to the PC
  • Can be used to trigger all ports connected
  • Can trigger TIR readings in addition to triggering any combination of ports



  • FD-Light

Lightpole indicator

  • Controlled by TTL level signals
  • Can display up to 5 operator alerts:
    • Go
    • No go
    • Gauge error
    • Reasonable limit
    • Additional control limits
  • Go/No go status tower for large operator alerts
  • Large lights make it easy to see part status