Potentiometers & Trimmers

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Hoffmann + Krippner Expands Product Portfolio

March 10, 2016

US and Canadian Device System Manufacturers now have access to cutting edge German Technology for Sensing and Input Systems. Alpharetta, GA – Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc. (http://www.hoffmann-krippner.com) is proud to announce that TES Frontdesign has engaged in a joint venture with Hoffmann + Krippner as their new majority owner. This enables... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Rugged Linear Potentiometers aid installation with self alignment.

February 11, 2016

Meeting factory automation marketplace sensing requirements, LP-22 series features 22 mm OD anodized aluminum housing with 1 m, 3-conductor cable. Ranges are available from 1–12 in., linearity is better than 0.10%, and max output resistance varies from 1–5 kΩ. Powered with max input from 12–36 Vdc at 12 mA or less, series is environmentally sealed to IEC IP64, operates from -40 to 150°C, and withstands shock and vibration. Swivel rod eye ends facilitate self-alignment during installation. 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

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Alliance Sensors Group and Component Distributors Inc Have Expanded Their Partnership

December 3, 2015

Moorestown, New Jersey - H. G. Schaevitz LLC dba Alliance Sensors Group is pleased to announce an addition to the current partnership it has with Component Distributors Inc in Denver, CO. CDI is now distributing ASG's complete line of LVITs including the "in-cylinder" linear position sensors designed for use in hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders/actuators and now the LR and LRS series of... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electrochemical Instrument test energy storage devices.

October 1, 2015

Interface 5000 Potentiostat/Galvanostat/ZRA (Zero-Resistance Ammeter) is designed for those performing cell-level testing of batteries, fuel cells, and other energy storage devices. Electrically isolated from ground, electrochemical instrument comes in 2 models: 5000P and 5000E. Floating potentiostat can make measurements on earth-grounded electrodes or multiple working electrodes in shared cell. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hoffmann-Krippner Unveils Sensor Solutions for the Internet of Things and M2M

June 15, 2015

Ink and Foil Based Sensors for Consumer, Appliance, Business and Industrial Internet of Things Applications Alpharetta, GA – At Sensors Expo, Hoffmann – Krippner Inc. (http://www.hoffmann-krippner.com/potentiometers-sensofoil.html) will demonstrate how their unique SensoInk and SensoFoil intelligent sensing... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Cost-Effective Linear Motion Potentiometers (Linear Motion Transducer)

February 5, 2015

Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc., through their partnership with potentiometer specialist Altmann GmbH, introduces a new affordably priced linear motion potentiometer (transducer) series. The DL30 series is characterized by its small profile dimension of 30mm x 30mm and variable lengths. Due to specialized manufacturing processes, various types of resistors (e.g. wire, conductive plastic, and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Programmable Potentiometers feature contactless design.

December 12, 2014

Consisting of programmable magnetic rotary position sensors with 12-bit analog or PWM output, AS5600 Series from ams measures absolute angle of diametric magnetized on-axis magnet. I2C interface supports user programming of non-volatile parameters without requiring dedicated programmer. By default, output represents range of 0–360°. It is also possible to define smaller range to output by programming zero angle (start position) and maximum angle (stop position). Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

H+K Expands Product Portfolio

July 29, 2014

Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc. is proud to announce to join forces with the well established German manufacturers Altmann GmbH, INELTA Sensorsysteme GmbH & Co KG and PIL Sensoren GmbH. Thanks to these exclusive partnerships, H+K Inc. is able to expand its product portfolio for the U.S. market to include high-precision potentiometers, a variety of displacement sensors, force sensors, signal... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Precision Potentiometer offers dual ball bearing option.

May 14, 2014

With dual ball bearing option, Hybritron® servo-mount version of Bourns® Model 3549 10-Turn Potentiometer is capable of 10 million shaft revolutions with up to 250 g of side load. Optional 0.1% linearity and A/R lug are available. RoHS-compliant potentiometer is suited for wide range of M2M applications including farming and forestry equipment, off-road construction equipment, aircraft landing gears, production line equipment, packaging automation, and patient diagnostic equipment. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Carbon Potentiometers are optimized for control consistency.

January 13, 2014

Supplied in dust proof enclosures with carbon resistive elements, 10 mm PT10 and 15 mm PT15 feature stepped outputs (constant voltage zones). Combining constant value zones with detents allows engineers to align same voltage values with each of detent stops when rotating control both forward and backward. Depending on model, performance characteristics are available with mechanical rotational angles from 10° up to 265° ±5° and electrical rotational angles of up to 240° ±20°. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Channel Potentiostat/Galvanostat has modular design.

August 19, 2013

Used for electrochemistry research and testing, PARSTAT MC offers hot-swappable channels that let researchers add or remove channel without interruption while running experiments. Channels can operate simultaneously, asynchronously, or in complex matrix of multiple electrodes in single-test environment, and chassis is configurable with up to 8 potentiostats. Along with true floating ground, unit features dynamic current range of 2 A to 4 nA with 120 fA resolution and 500 kS/sec DAQ speed. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Vishay Intertechnology Claims Six Spots on Electronic Design's Annual "Top 101 Components"

July 24, 2013

IWAS-3827EC-50 Wireless Charging Receiving Coil Listed in the Top 10 MALVERN, Pa. – Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company's IWAS-3827EC-50 wireless charging receiving coil, VCNL3020 proximity sensor, SMA6F transient voltage suppressors (TVS), P16S panel potentiometer, 193 PUR-SI Solar power aluminum capacitors, and VLMU3100 ultraviolet (UV) LED have been... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photoelectric Sensors offer range of models and 3-step setup.

June 21, 2013

Used for position sensing in industrial automation applications, OI Series features all-metal housing, supports setup in 3 steps using multi-turn potentiometer technology, and delivers reliable optical performance independent of target color. Diffuse background suppression models offer 50–800 mm range, fixed range models are effective from 25–600 mm, and polarized retroreflective models offer up to 15 m sensing range when using 80 mm dia reflector. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Interlink Electronics' Range of Innovative Human-Machine Interface Solutions Ideal for the Rugged Devices Market

May 24, 2013

CAMARILLO, Calif. – Interlink Electronics, Inc. (OTC: LINK) announced today that its wide range of human-machine interface solutions is ideally suited for the rugged devices market. With a growing need for rugged devices to support businesses and mission critical processes, Interlink offers to the market a range of touchpads, mouse & pointing devices, force & position sensors designed to... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Potentiometer provides endless CW/CCW rotation.

May 16, 2013

Engineered to serve as control potentiometer, 360° version of PT15 provides endless rotation feature that can be combined with detents to provide tactile feedback on each setting and selection with up to 51 unique and repeatable detent positions. Sensor offers product designers flexibility of allowing users full rotational access across normal stops, and engineers can design product command features over 340° range. Device offers 7 rotor designs and 15 shaft styles. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Industry-Leading Vishay ESTA Products, as Well as Vishay Sfernice, Dale, HiRel Systems, and BCcomponents Products at HANNOVER MESSE 2013

April 3, 2013

MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be showcasing the company's latest industry-leading component solutions from its Vishay ESTA, Vishay Sfernice, Vishay Dale, Vishay HiRel Systems, and Vishay BCcomponents product portfolios at HANNOVER MESSE 2013, taking place April 8-12 in Hannover, Germany. With its clear focus on core technologies and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Force/Position Sensors, Touchpad offer antimicrobial protection.

January 25, 2013

Force, position, and mouse pointing sensors of AM™ Sensor Line offer hard coated film with antimicrobial protection. Products include VersaPad® input touchpad for finger-tip based cursor pointing or stylus-based pen input for electronics signature and character recognition applications, Force Sensing Linear Potentiometer Sensor for simultaneous capture of position and force, and Ring Sensor. Latter is used for capturing rotary position and enables intuitive scrolling and menu navigation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Digital Potentiometers feature resistance tolerance of ±1%.

November 19, 2012

Featuring 3 MHz bandwidth for fast system response, AD514x and AD512x Series digiPOTS provide low temperature coefficient of 35 ppm/°C over extended temperature range of -40 to 125°C. Non-volatile devices are available in single-, dual-, and quad-channel models with SPI or I²C interfaces and leaded or leadless packaging, all featuring 4 kV ESD protection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

FRABA's Programmable Potentiometer Selected for Rockwell Automation's Encompass(TM) Program

November 9, 2012

Hamilton, New Jersey - The POSITAL Programmable Potentiometer has been added to the list of products referenced by the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork(TM). Through Encompass(TM) Product Partners, customers can quickly locate complementary products that best solve any application challenges. These products are critical components of connectivity solutions that extend and enhance Rockwell... Read More