Sensors & Detectors

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Magnetic Spindle Encoders feature fastener holes in the scale drum.

Aug 16, 2017

HEIDENHAIN's ERM 2200 and 2400 Series Magnetic Spindle Encoders are offered with enhancements for functional safety. The Encoders include deeper and robust fastener mounting holes. The units feature small reader head designs. Encoders are suitable for machine manufacturers.

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Magnetic Encoder Displacement Sensor offers electrical angle of 360°.

Aug 10, 2017

RAME027 Magnetic Encoder Displacement Sensor is operated from a 5 V voltage supply and draws < 20 mA at 5 V. Unit offers an analog output and 12-bit resolution. Product is operated in a temperature range of -25 °C to +85 °C and is suitable for industrial joysticks, electrical actuators, machine tools, textile manufacturing, milling, and robotics applications. Sensor provides accuracy of ±... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

IHM Series Proximity Sensors can detect internal failures.

Aug 09, 2017

Integral Health Monitoring Series Proximity Sensors are designed to sense the presence or absence of a target in harsh-duty aircraft applications. Units are compatible with aircraft systems such as thrust reverser actuation systems, flight controls, aircraft doors, cargo loading systems, evacuation slide locks and landing gear. Products are configurable and notifies operator when the component... Read More

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Modular Sensor Systems are integrated with embedded webserver.

Aug 04, 2017

Designed for PROFIBUS®-DP control systems, HI 6600 Modular Sensor Systems enable users to configure up to 28 channels of stable and processed weight over a single PROFIBUS-DP connection. Units deliver processed weight with a resolution of 1:10:000 and feature an update speed of 110 updates per second. Products are equipped with weight processors and are suitable for inventory management,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

CNTX Contrast Sensor Detect Even the Smallest Contrasts at the Highest Speeds

Jul 26, 2017

How It Works

  • Detect differences between 2 colors by measuring the amount of reflected light by the target
  • A threshold level triggers an output indicating presence of desired color
  • Identify the slightest variation between the mark and the background on matte, shiny or transparent surfaces

Precise, Fast, Reliable

A small 3mm spot size and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroE Veratus™ Series Encoders come with plug-and-go setup.

Jul 25, 2017

MicroE Veratus™ Series Encoders utilize VeraPath™ technology and feature mounting configurations, index selection, analog and digital incremental encoder outputs. Units come with A-quad-B or 1Vpp sin/cos interface options. Product is compatible with MicroE’s linear glass scales, linear metal tape and rotary scales. Encoder’s sensor head comes in 35 x 13.5 x 10 mm dimensions and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders provide resolution up to 5nm.

Jul 25, 2017

Compatible with MicroE’s linear glass scales, linear metal tape and rotary scales, MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders are embedded with A-quad-B or 1Vpp sin/cos interface options. Unit’s sensor head measures 11.4 x 13 x 3.7 mm and is available in 3.3 VDC version. Products use PurePrecision™ optical technology. Encoder’s sensor head comes with two mounting options and a FFC connector.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Inductive Linear Position Sensors offer four analog outputs.

Jul 25, 2017

Suitable for motor sport vehicles, automotive testing, solar cell positioners, wind turbine prop pitch and brake position applications, ILPS-19 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors are offered in six ranges from 25 to 200 mm. Units come in 19 mm diameter anodized aluminum housing. Product is available in radial cable exit and axial termination versions. Sensors come with TSC's... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

NITRA Current to Pneumatic (I/P) Transducers Added by AutomationDirect

Jul 21, 2017

NITRA NCP Series electro-pneumatic transducers from AutomationDirect convert a 4-20 mA current signal (I) from a PLC or other controller to a linear pneumatic output pressure (P).

Used in paper and paper converting, food and drug, petrochemical, HVAC, textile, and energy management industries, NCP Series I/P transducers provide highly reliable and repeatable operation of pneumatic valve... Read More

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mainSENSOR Displacement Sensors are integrated into stainless steel housing.

Jul 21, 2017

mainSENSOR Displacement Sensors are designed for use in hydraulic cylinders using clamp fastener. Available in integrated cable or with connector, units are available in MDS-40-D18-SA and MDS-35-M12-SA-HT models. MDS-40-D18-SA is suitable for high volume industrial applications where as MDS-35-M12-SA-HT sensor is designed for ambient temperatures up to 120 °C. Product is ideal for rotational... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

ProSense Digital Pressure Gauges from AutomationDirect

Jul 20, 2017

AutomationDirect’s ProSense DPG1 digital pressure gauges are ideal for industrial and general purpose applications requiring an accurate and reliable device with easy to read digital display.

These DPG1 gauges have a 4-digit, 2” x 3/4” LCD display and 2-button operation. The display can operate in a continuously on mode, or an auto shut-off mode to lengthen battery life. The... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Electric Encoders™ feature ring shaped hollow shaft.

Jul 18, 2017

Suitable for space and avionics, medical and automotive applications, Rotary Electric Encoders™ are available with analog Sin/Cos, digital SSi, digital AqB+I outputs in 6 mm to 170 mm ID range. Operated in -55°C to +125°C temperature range, units feature up to 20 Bit Resolution and accuracy to <0.01°. Offering absolute position output over 360° rotation range, encoders are insensitive to... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

OptoNCDT 1750 Laser Sensor includes presets for metals and plastics.

Jul 14, 2017

Designed for displacement and distance measurements, compact optoNCDT 1750 Laser-Optical Sensor operates almost regardless of any material and color due to the A-RTSC surface compensation feature. With web interface that simplifies set up and configuration, sensor’s measuring rate is adjustable up to 7.5kHz. Offering two switching outputs and one output to control different functions, unit... Read More

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639A91 ICP® Triaxial Accelerometer is made of 316L stainless steel.

Jul 13, 2017

Delivering frequency response on three axes up to 10 kHz, 639A91 ICP® Triaxial Accelerometer comes in foot print of 24.1 mm x 24.1 mm size. Equipped with four-pin M12 connector, unit comes with frequency range of 0.5 to 10,000 Hz. Product is suitable to identify high-frequency gearbox faults, motor and pump high-frequency bearing faults.

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MDP200 Pressure Sensors feature suspended bridge microstructure.

Jul 12, 2017

Designed for breath detection, room pressure, damper control, flow hood, fume hood and filter monitoring applications, MDP200 Bi-Directional Differential Pressure Sensors can detect pressure changes from range of 0.016 Pa to 500 Pa. Allowing 16 bit digital I2C output at update rate of less than 7 ms, units are calibrated at ± 500 Pa. Compliant to RoHS and REACH standards, sensors are based on... Read More

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VCNL4200 Light Sensor features power IR emitter.

Jul 11, 2017

Housed in lead-free 10-pin QFN package, VCNL4200 Light Sensor offers detection up to 1.5 m with Filtron™ technology. Featuring photo detectors, signal processing IC, 12-bit / 16-bit ADC, unit is operated in temperature range of -40 °C to +85 °C. Equipped with photo diode, product provides supply voltage range of 2.5 V to 3.6 V and I²C bus voltage range from 1.8 V to 3.6 V. Suitable for... Read More

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LA-27-A Linear Position Sensors feature heavy duty cable termination.

Jul 10, 2017

Suitable for applications such as factory automation, civil engineering, and fluid power systems, LA-27-A Series LVDT Linear Position Sensors are available from 75 mm to 375 mm range. Designed with 9.5 mm diameter extension rod with 5/16-24 or 8 mm male threaded end, sensors are housed in 26.7 mm diameter aluminum housing. Featuring two double-contact shaft seals, units are operated up to... Read More

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KX126 Tri-Axis Accelerometer features 16-bit resolution.

Jul 07, 2017

Equipped with step detector and step counter, KX126 Tri-Axis Accelerometer comes in 2 mm x 2 mm x 0.9 mm ultra-compact LGA package. Supporting I2C communications up to 3.4MHz and SPI communication up to 10MHz, unit comes with pedometer functionality. Integrated with 2,048 byte FIFO buffer, product offers sampling rates up to 25.6 kHz. Capable of detecting 3.9 mg of motion, accelerometer... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

LIP 6000 Miniature Linear Encoder System weighs 5 grams.

Jun 29, 2017

Equipped with HEIDENHAIN signal processor 1.0 ASIC, LIP 6000 Miniature Linear Encoder System consist of scanning unit and glass scale which measure to 2 nm resolution with high speed of 4m/sec. Suitable for machine feedback, semiconductor manufacturing, metrology, and micromachining applications, unit comes with mounting tolerances, small interpolation error and low noise levels. Product... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Micralyne Broadens MEMS Process Capability to Enable Miniaturized Low-Power Gas Sensor Applications

Jun 23, 2017

EDMONTON, Alberta, June 22, 2017 - Micralyne Inc., a leading manufacturer of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) and sensor supplier, announces the availability of standard silicon process technologies and process modules for the development and production of gas sensors. These new capabilities expand existing standard MEMS building blocks and provide the designer with miniaturized,... Read More