More relevant than ever

ACU-RITE, a member of the HEIDENHEIN family of brands, released the first commercially available digital readout (DRO) decades ago. Today, our DROs and manual machine controls are considered the industry standard and still play a critical role in shaping the future of American manufacturing.



The ACU-RITE control is the perfect match for students.

– Garret Parker, Department Head, Computer-Integrated Machining

Randolph Community College

Randolph Community College near Greensboro, NC has several ACU-RITE controls and DROs that help students learn how to operate manual lathes and mills.


ACU-RITE is an industry standard…We have systems that are 6 years old that we’ve never had a problem with.

– Brandon Haselden, AVP Academic Affairs/Dean

Horry-Georgetown Technical College

Horry-Georgetown uses more than 80 ACU-RITE DROs in two state-of-the-art machining labs near Myrtle Beach, SC to help teach up-and-coming machinists the fundamentals.


Choose ACU-RITE for your school’s lab, enjoy a discount of up to 35%

We’ve partnered with local distributors to provide MILLPWRG2 CNC controllers and DRO packages to all schools with precision metalworking and vocational programs.


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