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Novotechnik U.S., Inc.

155 Northboro Rd., Southborough, MA, 01772, USA

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Novotechnik U.S., Inc.

sensors, monitors & transducers

Touchless In-Cylinder Rod-Style Sensors come in 5 output versions.

May 26, 2016

Designed for integration in hydraulic or pneumatic cylinders, TH1 Series linear position sensors come in voltage, current, CANopen, SSI, and impulse output interface versions. Electronic components remain outside of cylinder, and magnetic pick-up position marker mounts on application&#39;s piston rod. Operating under pressure up to 350 bar (600 bar peak), sensors offer ±0.03% FS repeatability, 1 µm resolution, and < ±0.02% FS absolute linearity. Standard stroke lengths range from 50&ndash;4,250 mm. Read More

sensors, monitors & transducers

Touchless Angle Sensors come in basic and programmable models.

April 5, 2016

Vert-X 31E Series features permanent magnet, which can be secured to rotating shaft and consequently eliminates direct mechanical linkage and consequent wear. While basic rotary angle sensors offer plug-and-play operation, other models are programmable via device connected between sensor and computer USB port and EasyAdapt software. Features include 31 mm profile, 0°&ndash;360° measurement range, 8 output options, up to 14-bit resolution, repeatability of 0.1° or better, and max hysteresis of 0.1°. Read More

electronic components & devices, sensors, monitors & transducers

Angle Sensor performs in extreme environments.

February 10, 2016

Providing redundancy for applications requiring fail-safe angle measurement, P2500-M Series includes models with 2 or 3 sections and offers 3 measuring ranges with angles from 0° to 120°, 0° to 240°, and 0° to 345° with unrestricted continuous rotation. Repeatability is 0.01°, max rotational speed is 2,000 rpm, independent linearity is to 0.3% FS, and interlinearity between sections is factory calibrated to within ±1% FS. Series withstands shock to 50 g and vibration to 20 g. Read More

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Non-Contact Angle Sensor withstands high shock, vibration.

January 12, 2016

Available in 6 standard measuring ranges with angles from 0° to 60° to 0° to 360° with unrestricted rotation, 70 mm dia RSX-7900 Series offers up to IP69K ingress protection and life expectancy of >100 million movements. Resolution is 12-bit across 4&ndash;20 mA output with linearity to ±1% at &ge;90°, repeatability is 0.2°, and update rate is 5 kHz. Available in single and dual redundant versions, sensors support up to 300 N axial and radial shaft loading and come in choice of shaft styles. Read More

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Position Sensors withstand extremely harsh environments.

December 10, 2015

Offering stroke lengths from 50&ndash;750 mm, LWX-003/004 Series provides linearity to 0.04% and repeatability of 0.01 mm. All metal sensor shaft features pressure equalization valve, and LWX-004 version also provides rod protection over its range of motion with SS304 alloy, 0.9 mm thick stainless steel shield. Additional features include differential pressure compensation system, IP67-rated hydraulic shaft seal, and backlash-free pivot heads that permit ±12.5% free movement. Read More

sensors, monitors & transducers

Angle Sensors target automotive and other mobile applications.

November 12, 2015

With analog outputs of 0.25&ndash;4.75 V or 0.5&ndash;4.5 V, RSC3200 Series provides absolute, rotary position measurement. Non-contacting units are fully redundant, measure angles up to 360°, and have operating temperature range of -40 to +125°C. Repeatability is 0.5°, resolution is 12-bit, and absolute linearity is within ±1.0% FS at 360°. Sealed to IP67 or IP69k depending on version, sensors offer MTTF of 285 years for each of two channels. All units meet 6 EMC standards for immunity to EMI. Read More

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Non-Contact Angle Sensors provide 14-bit resolution.

June 19, 2015

Featuring 88 mm diameter stainless steel housing base, Vert-X 8800 Series provides measurement range of 0&ndash;360° with repeatability of 0.1° and linearity to ±0.1%. Analog and digital output versions include CANopen single and redundant, 0.1&ndash;10 V, 0.5&ndash;4.5 V, 4&ndash;20 mA, and 10&ndash;90% of supply voltage. Sealed to IP69K, sensors operate in harsh environments and offer variety of programmable characteristics, including index point, sense of rotation, and angle settable response switches. Read More

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Compact Angle Sensors are designed for long life and reliability.

March 19, 2015

Available in single and fully redundant versions with 0° to 360° measurement range and 0.1° repeatability, Vert-X 2400 Series convert rotational angle into voltage output. Other specifications include 12-bit resolution and linearity of ±1% of measurement range. Supplied in housing with 24 mm dia base, IP67-sealed sensors offer life of &ge;20 million movements and feature 600+ year MTTF. Operating range is -40 to +125°C, and emissions immunity meets/exceeds 5 EN 61000 and 2 EN 55000 standards. Read More

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Compact Angle Sensor has return spring and 26 mm housing profile.

December 5, 2014

Supplied in plastic housing and sealed to IP67 with mounting o-ring, SP1600 Series converts rotational angle into voltage output. Return spring compresses in CW direction and decompresses in CCW. Along with integrated 3-pin AMP Tyco Micro Quadlock connector, features include -30 to +120°C operating range, defined electrical angles of 120° and 105° on separate models, nominal resistance of 5 k&Omega;, linearity of ±2% of supply voltage, and life expectancy of &ge;4 million movements. Read More

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Touchless Magnetic Rotary Angle Sensors feature CANopen interface.

November 3, 2014

Comprising single and redundant versions, IP68-rated Vert-X 32E Series has CiA-certified serial communications output and supports real-time control. With permanent magnet secured to rotating shaft, there is no direct mechanical linkage between shaft and measuring system and therefor no wear. Programmable via EasyAdapt Windows® PC-based software, sensor features 0° to 360° measurement range, up to 16-bit resolution, 0.1° or better repeatability, and 0.1° max hysteresis. MTBF is 135 years. Read More

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Dual Angle/Speed Sensors feature flat package design.

September 29, 2014

Featuring 5 mm body depth and mounting flanges with metal inserts that facilitate mounting in small/narrow spaces, Vert-X 05E Series measures angles from 0° to 360° as well as rotational speed (up to 120,000 rpm) and direction. IP68-rated sensors measure 6 mm from edge of product for close-to-wall applications and offer linearity to ±0.3% of measurement range, resolution to 12 bits (analog output), and 1,024 pulses per revolution (incremental outputs). Multiple output choices are available. Read More

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Open Housing Linear Position Sensors mount in enclosed devices.

June 23, 2014

Comprising 13 mm wide and 11.6 mm high sensors, PTP Series comes in lengths dependent upon application: typically between 10 and 300 mm. Integral guides and clamps facilitate mounting, and other mounting options are available. Also able to be ordered without rod and side-actuated, sensors feature life expectancy of up to 50 million movements, resolution of &le; 0.01 mm, linearity to ±0.05%, and repeatability of ±0.01 mm. Custom wiper interfaces are available. Read More

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Non-Contact Angle Sensors have compact design.

May 5, 2014

To facilitate mounting in tight spaces, Vert-X 1600 Series has 16 mm dia body and mounting flanges with metal inserts. Sensors measure 0° to 360° with full resolution and accuracy at programmed electrical angles as well. Along with independent linearity to ±0.3% of measurement range, features include resolution to 14 bits, repeatability to 0.1°, and life of 50 million movements. Analog and digital options as well as single and redundant versions are available. Read More

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Shaft Protected Position Sensors withstand harsh environments.

April 9, 2014

Offering stroke lengths from 50&ndash;750 mm, LWX-002 Series provides linearity to 0.04% and repeatability of 0.01 mm. All metal sensor shaft is protected over range of motion with SS304 alloy, 0.9 mm thick stainless steel shield. Backlash-free pivot heads facilitate mounting and permit ±12.5% free movement, while hydraulic shaft seal provides IP67 rating. To compensate for pressure that can build up due to push rod movement, sensors incorporate differential pressure compensation system. Read More

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Touchless Rotary Angle Sensors offer 10 output choices.

March 5, 2014

Utilizing magnetic pickup to provide touchless measurement range of 0° to 360°, IP69K-rated RFC4800 Series provides absolute, rotary position; up to 12 bit resolution; 0.1° repeatability; and ±0.5% independent linearity. Outputs include SSI, Incremental, SPI, 0.1&ndash;10 V, 4&ndash;20 mA, 0.25&ndash;4.75 V ratiometric to supply, 0.5&ndash;4.5 V ratiometric, 2 PNP switches, and redundant analog. Along with positive switched outputs, features include user- or pre-programmable switching zone width. Read More

sensors, monitors & transducers, test & measuring instruments

Rotary Magnetic Encoders measure from 0-360 degrees.

January 28, 2014

Supplied in 30 x 50 mm housing, Vert-X 51 Series features 12-, 14-, or 16-bit resolution with repeatability to 0.36° or ±0.1°. Ten output options are available including 0.1&ndash;10 V, 0.5&ndash;4.5 V, 4&ndash;20 mA, CANopen, PWM, and SPI. Encoders are available with up to 2 TTL switch outputs and some versions are programmable with CW/CCW sense of rotation, start and end points, custom characteristic curve, switches, and index point. Operating from -40 to +125°C, IP67-rated units withstand harsh environments. Read More

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Flat Angle Sensors have unlimited mechanical life.

November 12, 2013

Supplied in 40 x 27 x 7 mm package sealed against ingress of liquids, dust, and dirt to IP69K, RFD4000 Series has electrical measurement range of 0° to 360°, 12-bit resolution, and repeatability of 0.1°. Magnetic position marker is attached to rotating shaft or part on intended application using 2 mounting holes, and Hall effect microprocessor detects position of magnet and converts angle to voltage output. Series provides flexibility of single, partially or fully redundant versions. Read More

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Hollow Shaft Angle Sensor delivers reliability and precision.

October 4, 2013

Featuring 32 mm dia x 10 mm high housing, WAL300 Series is available with 6 or 8 mm D-shaped, hollow-shaft as well as 3/8 in. round bore with set screw. Resolution of <0.3°, repeatability is 0.3°, and operating range is -25 to +75°C. Electrical travel is 0° to 340° with continuous mechanical travel. With rated life of 4 million movements, sensor is specified to operate when exposed to up to 50 g shock and 10 g vibration and shaft loading up to 1 N. Read More

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Rotary Angle Sensors offer programmable output characteristics.

September 11, 2013

Programmed via device connected between sensor and computer's USB port and EasyAdapt software, IP68-rated and touchless Vert-X 31E Series features 31 mm profile, 0° to 360° measurement range, up to 14-bit resolution, 0.1° or better repeatability, and 0.1° max hysteresis. Permanent magnet can be secured to rotating shaft; there is no direct mechanical linkage between shaft and measuring system and no wear. Users can select from 6 default set-ups or use one as starting point and customize it. Read More

hvac, sensors, monitors & transducers, test & measuring instruments

Non-Contact Angle Sensors operate in harsh environments.

June 21, 2013

Encased in aluminum housing, Vert-X 28HD Series non-contact angle sensors are sealed against ingress of liquids and solids to IP 69K, withstand shock of 50 G and vibration of 20 G, and operate over -40 to +85°C temperature range. Units feature 0-360° measurement range, 12-bit repeatability of 0.1° or better, and maximum hysteresis of 0.1°. Minimum life is 360 million movements and units last 185 or 240 yr depending on version. Output options of 0.1&ndash;10 V, 0.5&ndash;4.5 V, or 4&ndash;20 mA are available. Read More