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Sensors Monitors & Transducers -> Sensors & Detectors -> Displacement & Dimension Sensors


Displacement & Dimension Sensors







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Positioning Sensor is optimized for performance and reliability.

Positioning Sensor is optimized for performance and reliability.

MicroE Systems    Bedford, MA 01730
Aug 27, 2014 Along with proprietary optical design, Optical Positioning Sensor (OPS™) Series has built-in interpolation and AGC. Sensor can be configured with optical limits to reduce cabling and works with MicroE cut-to-length linear tape, linear glass, and rotary glass scales. Cyclical error up to ±25 nm enables positioning accuracy up to ±3 µm/m and smooth velocity control. Linear resolutions of 1, 0.5, 0.1, and 50 µm are available, and rotary resolutions range from 163k CPR to 3.3M CPR.

Incremental Encoders feature ATEX and IECEx certifications.

Kuebler Inc.    Charlotte, NC 28208
Aug 25, 2014 When used in compliance with its intended protection level, Sendix 7000 encoders reduce existing explosion hazard. IECEx-certified series, which includes such safety features as Safety-Lock™ flameproof housing design and IP67 rating, is approved throughout Europe for ATEX zones 1, 2, 21, and 22. As absolute multi-turn or single-turn encoder, series features both SSI and field bus interfaces, provides up to 5000 ppr, and has -40 to +140°F range. Aluminum housing has 145 mm installation depth.

Bearingless Encoder offers non-contact distance measurement.

Bearingless Encoder offers non-contact distance measurement.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Aug 22, 2014 Measuring 10 x 15 x 45.5 mm, Model MIL10 comprises sensing head and adhesive magnetic tape. Signal processing integrated in sensing head allows for resolutions up to 5 µm, while max output frequency of 350 kHz allows for travel speeds up to 25 m/s. MIL 10 is available with 5 Vdc supply and TTL/RS422 compliant line drivers and as 10...30 Vdc variant with push-pull. Both output two inverted channels with 90° shift and generate additional pole-periodic inverted index pulse.

Audio/Video Encoder supports analog and digital input formats.

Audio/Video Encoder supports analog and digital input formats.

Sensoray Co., Inc.    Tigard, OR 97223
Aug 21, 2014 Designed as USB Video Class device, Model 2263S captures HD or SD video and simultaneously sends compressed and uncompressed stream to host. Supported video inputs include DVI, component, and composite. Audio is optionally captured from analog line input, compressed and multiplexed into transport stream. Controlled using DirectShow or Video4Linux video API, Model 2263S implements H.264 video compression and outputs data as MPEG transport stream or in MP4 or AVI file formats.

PRT-Enabled 2D Laser Scanner delivers 360° distance measurement.

PRT-Enabled 2D Laser Scanner delivers 360° distance measurement.

Pepperl+Fuchs    Twinsburg, OH 44087
Aug 21, 2014 Able to detect objects at distances up to 33 ft and/or reflectors to 197 ft, R2000 UHD features Pulse Ranging Technology (PRT), rotating head, gapless 360° measuring angle, and interactive, wrap-around LED display. Latter is capable of delivering text-based and graphical information, while 50 Hz scan rate (3,000 rpm) enables detection of protrusions or obstacles over large area and at high speeds. Ethernet interface, included, enables transmission of data at speeds up to 100 Mbps.

Profile Measurement Device uses non-contact process.

NextSense GmbH    Graz   Austria
Aug 13, 2014 Optimized with software release 6.0, CALIPRI delivers high-precision measurement for wide range of profiles, including rails, switches, wheels, or brakes. Three laser lines scan surface and intelligent image processing system records segments of object profile and combines them into entire profile. This profile is then measured by correspondingly defined algorithms, and all important quality values as well as wear values are displayed. Results are free of operator influence and are reproducible.

Surface Measurement Tool features high-speed column drive.

Surface Measurement Tool features high-speed column drive.

Taylor Hobson Ltd    Leicester   United Kingdom
Aug 06, 2014 Combining low-noise metrology frame, accurate axis alignment, and patented data collection method, Talyrond 500H provides measurement capabilities that allow it to reproduce shape and contour of precision machined component. Instrument's gauge measures linear or circumferential surface roughness, while frictionless air-bearing spindle and precision column measure roundness, cylindricity, and straightness. Calibration technique performs radius, angle, height, length, and distance measurements.

Bearingless Encoders  suit limited space applications.

Bearingless Encoders suit limited space applications.

Baumer Ltd.    Southington, CT 06489 1534
Aug 05, 2014 Providing position and speed feedback in limited installation space, MIR 10 Encoders are fully encapsulated, non-contact magnetic sensors with up to 4096 ppr and IP66/IP67 ratings for harsh environments. Units are available with 5 Vdc supply and TTL/RS422-compatible line drivers as well as 10–30 Vdc version with pushpull. Both variants output 2 channels with 90° shift and inverted signals. Measuring 10 x 15 x 45.5 mm, encoders have matching pole wheels that fit shafts from 6–43.5 mm.

Ultrasonic Sensors offer flexible output configurations.

Ultrasonic Sensors offer flexible output configurations.

Carlo GAVAZZI Automation Components    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Jul 23, 2014 Suitable for difficult distance and level applications, Long Range UA30CAD60 Series offers two different output configurations: 2 digital NPN or PNP outputs, or analog output in either 4–20 mA or 0–10 Vdc as well as one digital NPN or PNP output. Units feature sensing distances of 250–6,000 mm and are available in either cabled or M12 quick-disconnect versions. Operating from 12–30 Vdc power supply, IP67-rated sensors are set up via simple teach routine.

Linear Displacement Transducer has smart Ethernet technology.

Linear Displacement Transducer has smart Ethernet technology.

Ametek Automation & Process Technologies    Clawson, MI 48017
Jul 21, 2014 Simplifying installation and wiring, GEMCO® ReadyLink™ is designed with EtherNet/IP™ network interface that requires single point network connection for configuration and control. Magnetostrictive technology is used to provide absolute non-contact feedback. Available in 953N Rod Style and 957N Brik™ Low-Profile Style packages, product supports Line, Star, or Device Level Ring topology, has measuring range of up to 300 in., and incorporates RapidRecall™ network configuration module.

Capacitive Controller provides precision distance measurement.

MICRO-EPSILON AMERICA    Raleigh, NC 27617
Jul 21, 2014 Offering resolution of 0.015% FSO at bandwidth of 1 kHz, capaNCDT 6110 is suitable for measuring displacement, distance, and position. Sensor and target act as electrodes of plate-type capacitor, and change of distance between plates influences total system capacity. Distance to measurement object may be determined proportionally via amplitude of alternating voltage on sensor. Applications include automation systems, semiconductor production, mechanical engineering, medicine, and test cells.

Capacitive Displacement Measurement System is modular, flexible.

MICRO-EPSILON AMERICA    Raleigh, NC 27617
Jul 18, 2014 As modular, multi-channel measurement system for capacitive displacement sensors, capaNCDT 6200 provides flexibility via controller that offers Ethernet and EtherCAT interfaces as well as integrated synchronization. Single components – controller, demodulator, sensor – are freely interchangeable and allow for customer-specific systems. Measurement system consists of one controller and respective demodulator for sensor, and controller can be extended to 4 channels.

Laser Line Sensors boost productivity, enable reverse engineering.

Laser Line Sensors boost productivity, enable reverse engineering.

Zeiss, Carl, Industrial Measuring Technology (IMT) Corp.    Maple Grove, MN 55369
Jul 07, 2014 Available with stripe widths of 25, 50, and 100 mm, LineScan sensors improve inspection productivity and enable reverse engineering of complex products on CONTURA, ACCURA II, and PRISMO CMMs. Sensors scan workpieces at rates up to 700,000 points/sec, with measurement precision figure of merit (MPE(PF) as low as 12 µm, and store point cloud information in CMM host computer. Resolution is 1,280 points/line, and extra controller is not required.

Incremental Encoders feature ATEX and IECEx certification.

Kuebler Inc.    Charlotte, NC 28208
Jul 02, 2014 With Safety-Lock™ flameproof housing, Sendix 7000 Series is approved throughout Europe for ATEX zones 1, 2, 21, and 22. IP67-rated devices feature aluminum construction and are resistant to seawater making them suitable for offshore use. With installation depth of 145 mm and diameter of 70 mm, encoders offer up to 5,000 ppr and operate from -40 to 140°F. As absolute multiturn or singleturn encoders, series features both SSI and field bus interfaces.

Incremental Encoders offer interpolable Sin/Cos interface.

Kuebler Inc.    Charlotte, NC 28208
Jul 01, 2014 Using 2 Sin/Cos signals offset by 90°, from which quasi-continuous control behavior can be derived, Kübler Sendix 5814 and 5834 provide interpolable Sin/Cos differential signals with U = 1 VSS. Subdivision by control of sinusoidal curve produces high resolution that, due to signal quality of encoders, can be interpolated up to 16 bits. Supplied in die-cast zinc housing, IP65-rated encoders resist interference and operate from -40 to 194°F, making them suitable for motor feedback applications.

Incremental Encoders ATEX and IECEx certification.

Kuebler Inc.    Charlotte, NC 28208
Jul 01, 2014 When used in compliance with its intended protection level as absolute multiturn or singleturn encoder, Sendix 7000 series reduces existing explosion hazard. Products feature such safety features as Safety-Lock™ flameproof housing design with IP67 rating and approval throughout Europe for ATEX zones 1, 2, 21, and 22. Also, shock- and vibration-proof, aluminum housing is seawater resistant and suited for offshore use. Products offer up to 5,000 ppr and operate from -40 to +140°F.

Servo System offers multi turn absolute encoder option.

Servo System offers multi turn absolute encoder option.

Animatics Corp.    Santa Clara, CA 95054
Jun 30, 2014 Offered in kit form, MT Series is available with Multi Turn Absolute Encoder option, which consists of hardware-specific internal change with external battery for back-up to allow tracking of shaft position when no power is being applied to SmartMotor. Battery attaches to Limits with I/O connector of MT series SmartMotors and uses home switch input. Back of battery case feeds out limit switch connector maintaining ability to still use both travel limit inputs but with no home switch input.

Open Housing Linear Position Sensors mount in enclosed devices.

Open Housing Linear Position Sensors mount in enclosed devices.

Novotechnik U.S., Inc.    Southborough, MA 01772
Jun 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.

Eddy Current Displacement Sensors target OEM applications.

Eddy Current Displacement Sensors target OEM applications.

Micro-Epsilon UK Ltd    Cheshire   United Kingdom
Jun 19, 2014 Featuring integrated electronics, including temperature compensation, eddyNCDT 3001 Series is factory calibrated for ferromagnetic and non-ferromagnetic materials in measuring range of 4 mm. Units provide high frequency response rate of 5 kHz and are protected to IP67 making them universally applicable in automation, machine building, and machine design.

Position Sensor utilizes inductive, non-contact technology.

Position Sensor utilizes inductive, non-contact technology.

Everight Position Technologies Corp.    Narberth, PA 19072
Jun 18, 2014 Gill Blade 20 lets engineers achieve 12-bit resolution with ≤1 bit of repeatability over span of 20 mm. There are no moving internal parts, and IP69K sealing is available. Able to be user-customized with regards to sensing distances, output ranges, PWM settings, and more, sensor is designed for facilitated installation and can be integrated into steering systems, manufacturing automation systems, and waste treatment systems.




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