Micro M5 Control

The Micro M5 is a simple and easy to use memory parlour or feeder control.

It can be used on herringbone, parallel or rotary parlours.

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Micro M5 Parlour Control

 It can be used on herringbone, parallel or rotary parlours.

The Micro M5 is a simple and easy to use parlour control. It uses embedded technology to provide all the functionality and data storage required to run automation systems on herringbone, parallel and rotary milking parlours for cows, sheep and goats.

It connects to a wide range of systems including cluster removers, milk meters, parlour automatic identification, automatic drafting gates, backflush, automatic plant washers and Cowculator M5 PC software.

General Features

  • Memory can store up to 5,000 animals
  • 6 digit alphanumeric animal numbers
  • Multiple attentions – milked, fed, hold milk, in heat, mastitis by quarter, test, dry, slow, low yield, manual, high conductivity, damaged teat per quarter, colostrum and antibiotic – optional animal already fed attention
  • Feeding and milking prevention on attentions
  • Optional audible attentions
  • Stainless steel mounting bracket and fixing kit included


  • Feeding and non-feeding versions available
  • Store milking data using MM range of milk meters
  • Automatically feed and store milk yields without keypad animal number entry using automatic identification
  • Automatically sort animals using the Pegasus drafting system
  • Connect to Cowculator M5 PC software to manage your animals, perform feed to yield and select animals for drafting from the comfort of your farm office
  • Connect to the internet and automatically backup your data and settings onto ATL’s cloud server

Milking Features

  • 2 or 3 milkings per day
  • Connects to the CR35 cluster remover – stores milking start time, milking length and highest conductivity value
  • Connects to the MM range of milk meters – stores milking start time, milking length, milk yield, highest conductivity valve and stall number

Cowculator PC Software Additional Features

  • Manage your animals using feed and yield history over multiple lactations
  • Monitor animals health and medicine use
  • Feed to yield and feeding based on days in milk


  • 12/24vDC switching positive or negative feeders as standard
  • 12-230vAC feeder switching voltage optional using Feeder Interface
  • Drives electric, vacuum or compressed air feeders
  • Electronic fuse detection with power supply failure warning
  • Drives 16 feeders per side as standard
  • Expandable to 100 feeders per side using Feeder Relay Extender Boxes