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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Angle Sensors target automotive and other mobile applications.

November 12, 2015

With analog outputs of 0.25–4.75 V or 0.5–4.5 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 0–360° with repeatability of 0.1° and linearity to ±0.1%. Analog and digital output versions include CANopen single and redundant, 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, 4–20 mA, and 10–90% 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 ≥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 kΩ, linearity of ±2% of supply voltage, and life expectancy of ≥4 million movements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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 ≤ 0.01 mm, linearity to ±0.05%, and repeatability of ±0.01 mm. Custom wiper interfaces are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Shaft Protected Position Sensors withstand harsh environments.

April 9, 2014

Offering stroke lengths from 50–750 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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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, 0.1–10 V, 4–20 mA, 0.25–4.75 V ratiometric to supply, 0.5–4.5 V ratiometric, 2 PNP switches, and redundant analog. Along with positive switched outputs, features include user- or pre-programmable switching zone width. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, 4–20 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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, or 4–20 mA are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Angle Sensors feature redundant outputs.

March 27, 2013

Offering factory programmable measurement angles from 45–360°, RSC3200 Series delivers output of 0.25–4.75 or 0.5–4.5 V, depending on customer preference, with 12-bit resolution and repeatability of ±0.5°. Hall-effect angle sensors operate from -40 to +125°C and have IP 69K rating for protection against dust and humidity. With temperature resistant housing and standard D-shaft connector interface, sensors are suited for automotive and off-highway vehicle applications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Rotary Position Sensor consumes 300 µA at 3.3 V.

February 13, 2013

Operating from 1.8–5.5 V supply, Contelec Vert-X 21 LP Series can be ordered as 3-wire angle sensor or programmable version with up to 2 switch outputs, custom measurement angle, start- and end-point settings, custom characteristic curve and/or sense of rotation. Products offer 0° to 360° measurement range, 12-bit resolution, repeatability to 0.1°, and max hysteresis of 0.2° Measuring less than 1 in. dia, IP65-rated sensors have life rating of 360+ million movements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Programming System supports rotary angle sensors.

November 21, 2012

Available for Vert-X MH-C2 line of programmable rotary angle sensors and encoders, EasyAdapt Programming Tool consists of programming software, hardware programming device, and cables to connect device to user's PC and sensor being programmed. System lets users program output characteristics including custom characteristic curve, angle range, zero point, and direction of rotation. Users can select from 6 default set-ups or use one as starting point and customize it. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Rotary Position Sensors have measurement range of 0-360°.

November 7, 2012

Measuring position at distances up to 25 mm, RFC4800 Series rotary angle sensors include 2 PNP positive switched outputs and programmable switching zone. Edge width of switch function is less than or equal to 0.1°, while accuracy of switch edges is ±1°. Sensors have magnetic pickup enabling touchless measurement, IP67-sealed 4-20 mA current output, 12-bit resolution, and ±0.5% independent linearity. Units operate over temperature range of –40 to +85°C and withstand shock up to 100 G. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Linear Position Sensors feature programmable end-points.

October 2, 2012

Based on Novopad non-contacting inductive technology, LS1 Series is insensitive to magnetic fields and has no mechanical sensor track. Units offer measurement range of 25–100 mm for return spring version and 25–200 mm for rod only version, with resolution to 0.05% and repeatability to less than 0.05%. Output range can be programmed either the same as, or independent of, actual travel length by setting Min and Max output levels. Output options include: 0.1–10 V, 4–20 mA, 10–0.1 V and 20–4 mA. Read More