MF-1001 - Nikon's most advanced photoelectric digital counter.

nikon metrology digital micrometers MF 1001The MF-1001 is a compact digital micrometer offering flawless contact measurements of dimensions, thickness and depth. It features a measuring length equal to 100 mm and accuracy of 1 µm at 20° C. Stands are available in ceramic, steel or granite for added stability and a wide variety of probe tips are available to suit most applications.

Key benefits

  • Measuring length equal to 100 mm
  • Accuracy of 1 µm at 20°C.
  • Readings as small as 0.1 µm or even 0.01 µm can be made depending on the counter.
  • RS-232 and printer output are standard features.


  • Surface Analysis

Benefits and Features

nikon metrology digital micrometers dust bellows MF 501Dust bellows

Protects the digital micrometer head spindle section from dust and dirt, increasing the lifetime of the equipment.

nikon metrology digital micrometers TC 101 counter MF 501

TC-101 counter

  • More compact and accurate than previous models
  • Smallest readable value is 0.01µm
  • Can be used with old-type digital micrometers and rotary encoders
  • Superior cost performance
  • RS-232C output and printer output are standard features

nikon metrology digital micrometers MFC 101 Counter MF 501

MFC-101 counter

A compact, single shaft counter for exclusive use with the MF-501 and MF-1001 with display and resolution switching, direction switching, and display unit switching functions. Can be attached to the head or placed outside. RS-232C output and printer output are standard features.



Readout travel 100 mm (4”)
Minimum readout 0.1 micron (switchable determined by the counter used)
Accuracy Autocollimator Stand Type 3 - Heavy duty with unique precision 2-axis targeting adjustment knobs. Spiral column height adjustment as well as 360° tilt, swivel and rotation.
Measuring angle Useable in down or sideways position
Measuring force – variable Down 125-185; Lateral 85 to 125 gf
Response speed 500 m/second or better
MFC-101 Compact Counter tech specs Mounting: Can be mounted directly on the Digimicro; Inches/mm: Inch or Metric (switchable); Display: 7-segment LED display; Minimum readout: 0.1, 0.5, 1.0 ,ocrpm (0.000005", 0.00002", 0.00005") setting by switch on back; Reset: Zero reset button on front; RS232: RS232 output (with optional cable); Power: 12 V DC adapter - available in 120 V or 240 V models
TC-101 Table-top Counter tech specs Inches/mm: Inch or Metric (switchable); Display: 10-segment LED display; Minimum readout: 0.01, 0.05, 0.1, 0.5, 1.0 micron (0.0000005", 0.000002", 0.000005", 0.00002", 0.00005") dip switch on back; Functions: Zero reset button on front, preset, pulse check, zero blanking; RS232: RS232 output (with optional cable); Power: 12 V DC adapter - available in 120 V or 240 V models; Optional: Extension cable 2 m (6 ft) counter to Digimicro head




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