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Optics & Photonics -> Optical Measuring Devices, Sensors & Tools -> Optical Encoders


Optical Encoders




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Mini Incremental Optical Encoder has filtering optics, AGC, AOC.

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Mar 19, 2014 With readhead as small as 6.7 x 12.7 x 20.5 mm, ATOM™ non-contact optical linear and rotary incremental encoder system uses filtering optics with Auto Gain Control (AGC) and Auto Offset Control (AOC) for optimal signal stability and dirt immunity. Encoder offers analog speeds to 20 m/sec (29,000 rpm on 17 mm disc) and digital resolutions to 1 nm when used with Renishaw interpolation electronics. Scale options include linear and rotary (angle) scales in stainless steel and glass.

Absolute Rotary Encoder features MRI-compatible design.

Absolute Rotary Encoder features MRI-compatible design.

Micronor    Newbury Park, CA 91320
Aug 22, 2013 Featuring all-optical, non-metallic design, Model MR338 provides absolute angular measurement from 0–360° with 13-bit resolution and 12-bit multi-turn tracking. Duplex multimode fiber optic link connects passive MR338 Sensor to active MR330 Controller Module installed outside MRI area, which operates from 24 Vdc and supports encoder links up to 2,500 m. System is suited for functional MRI research, EMC test facilities, and other electromagnetic environments where EMF/RF transparency is required.

Optical Incremental Encoders ensure absolute accuracy.

Optical Incremental Encoders ensure absolute accuracy.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Jan 28, 2013 Measuring 58 mm in diameter, OptoPulse EIL580 Series includes clamping flange encoders with 10 mm solid shafts, synchro flange encoders with 6 mm solid shafts, and 8–15 mm blind hollow shaft and through hollow shaft models. All feature finely graduated disc increments that provide 100–5,000 impulses/turn. Featuring solid die-cast housings with 1.5 mm aluminum walls, encoders' optical sensing capability ensures absolute accuracy and consistent signal quality in temperatures from -40 to +85°C. 

Measuring Wheel Encoder precisely determines conveyor speed.

Measuring Wheel Encoder precisely determines conveyor speed.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Jul 31, 2012 Combining IP64-rated optical incremental encoder and measuring wheel, Model MA20 delivers position and speed feedback for conveyor systems. HEX switch allows user to select from 16 predefined resolutions ranging from 100-25,000 ppr. Measuring 200 mm in circumference, wear-resistant measuring wheel is available in variety of rubber hardnesses with Shore durometer from 40-70. Encoder operates at supply voltages from 4.75-30 Vdc, and features 8-pin M12 connector.

Absolute Optical Encoders suit ultra high vacuum environments.

Absolute Optical Encoders suit ultra high vacuum environments.

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Jul 19, 2012 Constructed from vacuum-compatible materials and adhesives, RESOLUTE(TM) UHV Encoders offer true-absolute position feedback and resolutions to 1 nm for both linear and rotary applications. Units determine position immediately upon switch-on, without need for any movement or battery backup. Designers can choose from variety of linear scales in either stainless steel or ZeroMet(TM) low thermal expansion alloy, with accuracy to better than ±1 µm on lengths up to 1.13 m.

Optical Incremental Encoders withstand challenging conditions.

Optical Incremental Encoders withstand challenging conditions.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Mar 05, 2012 Featuring die-cast housing with coating that delivers C4 protection against corrosion, IP66-rated HOG 86 Hollow Shaft Encoders provide motor/generator feedback as well as speed and position control. Bearings are protected against inductive shaft currents, while optional ceramic hybrid ball bearings provide up to 100,000 hr of longevity. Operating in ambient temperatures from -40 to +100°C, encoders are available in terminal box version featuring separate compartment with encapsulated electronics.

Optical Absolute Encoders have stainless steel housings.

Optical Absolute Encoders have stainless steel housings.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Nov 07, 2011 Able to withstand aggressive cleaning processes of food and beverage applications, GE404 features Viton seals and ShaftLock bearing. Latter minimizes downtime by enduring vibration and shaft loads during processing/cleaning. Leak-proof and IP67-compliant, encoders resist harsh washdowns with aggressive cleaning agents over entire service life. Optical sensing principle allows 14-bit, single-turn and 12-bit, multi-turn resolutions for precision positioning at velocities up to 10,000 rpm.

Optical Absolute Encoders  meet food and beverage standards.

Optical Absolute Encoders meet food and beverage standards.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Oct 27, 2011 With 14-bit single-turn and 12-bit multi-turn resolutions, GE404 Series delivers precise positioning data at velocities up to 10,000 rpm. Leakproof, IP67-compliant encoders feature Viton seals and class 1.4404 or 1.4435 V4A stainless steel housings, enabling them to withstand harsh washdowns and aggressive cleaning processes. ShaftLock bearing minimizes machine downtime by enduring vibration and high shaft loads that occur during processing and cleaning.

Incremental Encoders enable flexible speed, position monitoring.

Incremental Encoders enable flexible speed, position monitoring.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Oct 05, 2010 To accommodate diverse application requirements, available products include PC-programmable ITD2P optical encoder, PC-programmable BHF/BHG optical encoders and magnetic EcoMag encoders, EcoMag BRIH/BRID/BRIV magnetic encoders, and DIP switch-programmable BHK/BVK optical encoders. Available in various shaft designs, series allow both impulse count and rotational direction to be programmed. Users can also select and specify speed monitoring and positioning parameters for application.

Absolute Optical Encoders deliver 27-bit resolution at 36,000 rpm.

Absolute Optical Encoders deliver 27-bit resolution at 36,000 rpm.

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Aug 13, 2010 Providing true absolute positioning in linear/rotary models, RESOLUTE(TM) has single-track optical scale that eliminates misalignment and allows wide setup tolerances. Resolution of 1 nm at up to 100 m/s accommodates linear and angle encoding applications, and absolute position is acquired immediately upon switch-on and without battery backup. Product reads fine-pitch, 30 µm scale, resulting in noise levels with jitter less than 10 nm RMS. Sub-divisional error is ±40 nm.

Optical Encoder offers speeds to 10 m/s. .

Optical Encoder offers speeds to 10 m/s. .

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Aug 03, 2010 Available in linear and rotary versions, TONiC optical encoder provides fine resolution to 5 nm and operates in temperatures up to 70°C. High SNR combined with dynamic signal processing ensure low sub-divisional-error of less than ±30 nm. Auto-calibration, integral diagnostic LEDs, and IN-TRAC optical reference mark facilitate installation. Featuring 35 x 13.5 x 10 mm read-head, encoder is suited for installation on micro-manufacturing systems in semiconductor, lab, and medical fields.

Absolute Encoders come in CANopen versions.

Absolute Encoders come in CANopen versions.

Turck USA    Minneapolis, MN 55441
Jul 20, 2010 Measuring 36 mm with hollow shaft diameter up to 10 mm, F36 Series is designed without gears, making encoders completely insensitive to magnetic fields. OptoASIC technology enables resolution up to 16 bits for single-turn applications and 32 bits for multi-turn applications. Operating from -30 to 85°C, IP67-rated units are suited for drive engineering or medical technology applications.

Compact Encoders are optimized for connectivity.

Compact Encoders are optimized for connectivity.

FRABA Inc.    Hamilton, NJ 08609-2020
Jul 19, 2010 With interfaces for EtherNet/IP and PROFINET IRT networks, OPTOCODE encoders are suited for motion control applications and can be used in high-speed machines. EtherNet/IP models, which incorporate Ertec200 controller, have cycle times of less than 10 ms, while PROFINET IRT models support cycle times as low as 1 and 10 ms. Angular resolution is 65,536 steps per revolution (16 bits), while up to 16,384 revolutions (14 bits) can be registered in multi-turn mode.

Gearless Absolute Encoders are suited for CANopen networks.

Gearless Absolute Encoders are suited for CANopen networks.

TURCK, Inc.    Plymouth, MN 55441
Jun 01, 2010 Ideal for medical technology or drive engineering applications, rugged F36 Series offers optical multi-turn encoders without gears, making them completely insensitive to magnetic fields. Devices feature hollow shaft diameter up to 10 mm and measure 36 mm in diameter. With a wide temperature range of -30 to 85°C, compact, IP67-rated products have up to 16-bit resolution for single-turn applications. Multi-turn versions offer resolution of up to 32 bits.

Incremental Optical Encoders support Dual Signal interface.

Incremental Optical Encoders support Dual Signal interface.

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Feb 22, 2010 TONiC(TM) incremental optical encoders are available with DSi (Dual Signal interface), which promotes rotary axis accuracy and gives users selectable reference mark position via propoZ(TM) technology. Using 2 readheads on angle encoder improves accuracy and repeatability of motion system by eliminating eccentricity, bearing wander, and all odd error harmonics. When used with REXM ring encoders, total installed accuracy of better than ±1 arc sec is achieved.

Quadrature Encoder is IP65 protected from dust/water.

Quadrature Encoder is IP65 protected from dust/water.

Cui Inc.    Tualatin, OR 97062
Nov 30, 2009 Offering 2-bit quadrature resolution with square wave output signal, C14 panel mount optical encoder suits application in industrial equipment, portable communication equipment, and medical equipment. Series has 16 or 32 angle of throw position along with 3 shaft options that include 3.175 mm with slotted end, 6 mm dia round, and 6.35 mm with D-cut. Termination options included are solder holes, 130 mm cable with connector, and pcb or panel mount.

Quadrature Encoder is IP65 protected from dust/water.

Quadrature Encoder is IP65 protected from dust/water.

Cui Inc.    Tualatin, OR 97062
Nov 30, 2009 Offering 2-bit quadrature resolution with square wave output signal, C14 panel mount optical encoder suits application in industrial equipment, portable communication equipment, and medical equipment. Series has 16 or 32 angle of throw position along with 3 shaft options that include 3.175 mm with slotted end, 6 mm dia round, and 6.35 mm with D-cut. Termination options included are solder holes, 130 mm cable with connector, and pcb or panel mount.

Electro-Optical Encoders enable high-reliability trackballs.

Electro-Optical Encoders enable high-reliability trackballs.

CTI Electronics Corporation    Stratford, CT 06615
Nov 23, 2009 Electro-Optical Encoders feature redundant photo-detector and light path to monitor encoder LED light output. Light-intensity feedback is then used by circuit to ensure maximum performance and life of quadrature output. Encoders allow for high encoder wheel resolution as well as durability.

Optical Linear/Rotary Encoders offer 1 and 2 nm resolution.

Optical Linear/Rotary Encoders offer 1 and 2 nm resolution.

Renishaw Inc    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Nov 11, 2009 TONiC(TM) incremental encoders feature standard readhead and Ti20KD (1 nm) or Ti10KD (2 nm) interfaces that apply high interpolation rates to achieve very fine resolution. Interfaces combine low-noise optical scheme with optimized photometry and filtering to reduce jitter to 0.51 nm rms. Compliant with various environmental standards, encoders are available in linear and rotary versions with range of high-accuracy scale options.

Micro Optical Encoder has 5 mm body dia and 1.5 mm shaft dia.

Micro Optical Encoder has 5 mm body dia and 1.5 mm shaft dia.

Cui Inc.    Tualatin, OR 97062
Nov 10, 2009 Designed for medical and robotics applications where size is critical, MES3 Series shaft-type optical encoder is available with resolutions of 64 or 1,024 ppr with option of line driver or open collector output signals. Unit features operating temperature range between 0-60°C and max speed of 6,000 rpm. Encoder provides precise position and speed information in motion control systems.




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