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Sensors Monitors & Transducers -> Sensors & Detectors -> Proximity & Motion


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Vibration Sensors are designed for high-temperature operation.

Meggitt Sensing Systems (Endevco Corp.)    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Apr 16, 2014 Available in ultra-compact housings, top-exit, and side-exit for flexible cable connectivity, Wilcoxon Research® HT (high temperature) series provides continuous output for condition monitoring applications where temperatures reach 150°C. Internal components are rated at 200°C for consistent bias output voltage levels over entire temperature range. Carrying 25 year MTBF rating, series features rugged housing and hermetic sealing that protect against ground loops and RFI.

Magnetic Inductive Flow Sensor provides ±1% accuracy.

Magnetic Inductive Flow Sensor provides ±1% accuracy.

Dwyer Instruments, Inc.    Michigan City, IN 46361
Mar 31, 2014 Unlike sensors with moving parts, Series MFS2 can measure contaminated media in ½, ¾, 1, or 1 ¼ in. diameter pipes. Electromagnetic PVDF flowmeter is available for flow ranges from 0.02–66 gpm. Any change in temperature, density, viscosity, concentration, or electrical conductivity does not affect output signal. Providing obstruction-free pipe cross section, Series MFS2 is suitable for accurate reversible gauging of volume flow of conductive liquids in closed piping.

Linear Position Sensors withstand severe shock and vibration.

Linear Position Sensors withstand severe shock and vibration.

Alliance Sensors Group    Moorestown, NJ 08057
Feb 11, 2014 Using proprietary inductive technology, LV-45 Series offers 5 ranges of 100, 150, 200, 250, and 300 mm with output of 0–10 Vdc or 4–20 mA. SenSet™ range adjustability allows user to scale zero and full span output to actual range of motion of workpiece being measured after sensor is installed. Featuring 1.75 in. OD body, 5 mm wall thickness, and operating temperature from -40 to +85°C, sensors are available with optional mounting flanges, rod eye ends, and connector or cable terminations.

LED Proximity Switches mount directly to robotic grippers.

SensoPart Inc.    Perrysburg, OH 43551
Feb 10, 2014 Featuring red transmitter LED and adjustable background suppression, Model FT 10-RH offers max scanning range of 70 mm and can be adjusted to different objects without modifications. Fixed focus proximity models are available with background suppression and offer scanning ranges of 15, 30, or 50 mm. Blue light version, with fixed focus 30 mm range, detects light-absorbing objects such as solar cells. Operating up to 1.6 m, LED retro-reflective light barrier FR 10-R includes teach-in function.

Linear 3.3 V Hall-Effect Sensor IC comes in miniature package.

Linear 3.3 V Hall-Effect Sensor IC comes in miniature package.

Allegro Microsystems, Inc.    Worcester, MA 01615
Feb 04, 2014 Intended for applications requiring medium accuracy in small package, A1304 eliminates need to program device to compensate for temperature effects on sensor performance. Sensitivity and QVO TC are blind blown (trimmed) at factory for optimal accuracy, and programmable sensitivity level is 4 mV/G ±6% typ. Fabricated in BiCMOS monolithic process, product integrates Hall element, offset and sensitivity trim circuitry, small-signal high-gain amplifier, and dynamic offset cancellation.

Laser Profile Scanners provide gap measurements.

MICRO-EPSILON AMERICA    Raleigh, NC 27617
Jan 16, 2014 With compact design and advanced triggering capabilities, gapCONTROL 2611 and 2911 can be integrated into industrial environments, such as welding, joining, and assembly processes. Sensors measure gaps as well as flushness, overlapping, proximity, and height offsets. Included gapCONTROL Setup Software configures sensors, defines metrics, and outputs measurement values. Results can be used, for example, in automotive industry for control of robots or for in-process quality assurance.

Inductive Proximity Switch features 5-way rotatable head.

Inductive Proximity Switch features 5-way rotatable head.

BlueLevel Technologies, Inc.    Sterling, IL 61081
Jan 10, 2014 Designed to detect presence and absence of target metallic items, Model IPH is suitable for use in position detection and control as well as many other applications. Rectangular 4-wire AC sensor features both normally open and normally closed switch outputs, each being 2-wire 20–250 Vac.

Wireless Digital Switches and Sensors operate at 915 MHz.

Steute Industrial Controls, Inc.    Ridgefield, CT 06877
Jan 10, 2014 Available in contact and non-contact types, Wireless Digital Switches and Sensors include limit, magnetic, inductive, foot-operated, pull-wire, pushbutton, selector, and key-operated designs. Industrial-grade, IP65-rated units feature life expectancy in excess of 1 million operations, making them suitable for machinery, material handling, chemical processing, painting, packaging, and food processing applications.

Latching Digital Hall-Effect Sensor ICs offer high sensitivity.

Latching Digital Hall-Effect Sensor ICs offer high sensitivity.

Honeywell    Minneapolis, MN 55426
Dec 30, 2013 Respectively supplied in sub-miniature, SMT, SOT-23 and leaded, flat TO-92-style packages, SS360PT and SS460P provide switching points with magnetic sensitivity of 30 Gauss typ at 77°F and 55 Gauss max over -40° to +257°F range. ICs have built-in pull-up resistors and do not use chopper stabilization on Hall element, providing clean output signal and accelerated latch response. Operating from 3–24 Vdc, products have built-in reverse voltage capability that enhances sensor/circuit protection.

Digital Hall Effect Sensor ICs support low voltage operation.

Digital Hall Effect Sensor ICs support low voltage operation.

Melexis Inc.    Concord, NH 03301
Dec 30, 2013 Operating from 2.7–24 V, MLX92231 and MLX92211 integrate Hall sensor element with offset cancellation mechanism, voltage regulator, and open-drain output driver. EEPROM memory, included, allows magnetic switching thresholds to be configured (including hysteresis). While MLX92211 targets applications requiring Hall effect latch magnetic characteristics, MLX92231 supports applications for Hall effect switch magnetic behavior. Both are constructed on mixed signal CMOS process technology.

Hall Effect Sensor ICs offer response time of 3 µs.

Hall Effect Sensor ICs offer response time of 3 µs.

Melexis Inc.    Concord, NH 03301
Dec 12, 2013 Targeted at current sensing in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, and renewable energy systems, MLX91208 Series features typical thermal sensitivity drift of ±150 ppm/°C. Transfer characteristics are fully adjustable, with parameters such as sensitivity, gain, and offset capable of being stored on built-in EEPROM memory. Supporting operational temperature range of -40 to +150°C, programmable devices deliver precision DC and AC current measurements up to 200 kHz frequencies.

Wireless Proximity Switch monitors tank vent relieving.

L & J Technologies, Inc.    Hillside, IL 60162
Dec 10, 2013 Operating on single lithium battery for at least 1 year, Model MCG 1097 can send signal to notify operator when pressure device is relieving. Information can be monitored and tracked, avoiding guesswork. Using proprietary algorithms, switch instantaneously sends back any alarm conditions as well as continuously checks battery conditions. If battery should get low or any abnormal condition should occur, switch will notify host MCG 7030 Touch Panel Alarm Monitor.

Rotary Position Sensor provides contactless detection.

Rotary Position Sensor provides contactless detection.

Turck USA    Minneapolis, MN 55441
Nov 20, 2013 Utilizing resistance inductive capacitance measuring technology, QR24 provides contactless position detection and wear-free performance in various industrial applications. Sensor, without the need for contact or bearings, successfully executes same functions as encoder or potentiometer while eliminating wear and extending sensor longevity. Along with 16-bit noiseless operation, features include printed emitter and receiver coil systems and double resonator system.

Current Sensor IC has thermally enhanced, integrated design.

Allegro Microsystems, Inc.    Worcester, MA 01615
Nov 07, 2013 Designed for maximum accuracy, ACS770 consists of linear Hall circuit with copper conduction path located near die. Precise proportional output voltage is provided by low-offset, chopper-stabilized BiCMOS Hall IC, while immunity to current conductor dV/dt and stray electric fields is offered by integrated shield technology. Available in 5-pin package, lead (Pb)-free product features digital temperature compensation, analog output, and conductive path with 100 µΩ typ internal resistance.

High-Speed Linear Hall Sensor is optimized for stability.

High-Speed Linear Hall Sensor is optimized for stability.

Melexis Inc.    Concord, NH 03301
Nov 06, 2013 Suited for measuring DC and AC currents up to 200 kHz, MLX91209CA Linear Hall IC has programmable 5–150 mV/mT sensitivity range. Thermal and lifetime stability provides engineers with fully programmable critical characteristics to meet various current sensing applications. Parameters, such as sensitivity and offset, are stored in internal EEPROM; calibration is accomplished using PTC protocol; and linear analog output permits use of sensor in applications requiring 3 µsec response.

Multi-Touch Control Wheel combines 4 devices in one unit.

Grayhill    La Grange, IL 60525 5914
Sep 05, 2013 With expanded array of sensor data options, Series T2 MTCW can interpret many different finger gestures for machine command and image manipulation. Unit combines functionality of multi-touch touchpad, virtual 4–256 position rotary encoder, virtual 4-position joystick, and proximity sensor. Measuring 4.5 in. in diameter, wheel utilizes Instinct™ Touch Technology, which integrates Gesture Recognition Library to track movements on device’s touch pad, using as many as 5 fingers simultaneously.

Inductive Sensors feature weld-resistant coating.

Inductive Sensors feature weld-resistant coating.

Balluff, Inc.    Florence, KY 41042-0937
Aug 23, 2013 Constructed with one piece, stainless steel, round corner housing for abusive applications, Flatpack SteelFace™ Sensors feature 5 mm operating distance and can sense all metals. Weld slag resistant W51 coating makes them suited for welding and stamping applications. Sensors are also suitable for automotive and automated assembly industries, or any other heavy manufacturing areas where impact and abrasion are problematic.

Digital Hall Sensors offer flexible, programmable options.

MagnaChip Semiconductor    Cheongju-si,Chungbuk   Korea (south)
Jul 31, 2013 Combining 0.18 micron, low-noise mixed-signal technology and proprietary Hall technology, MXM1120 Series replaces conventional analog Hall switches in consumer, industrial, and medical magnetic sensor applications. Sensors deliver I2C digital interface and fully digitized functionality with 10-bit ADC and embedded logic controller. Compatible with wake-up schemes, MXM1120 Series features additional interrupt output allowing programmable Brp and Bop parameters.

Guard Tour System targets healthcare facilities.

Guard Tour System targets healthcare facilities.

Detex Corp.    New Braunfels, TX 78130
Jul 22, 2013 Performing guard tour verification and other data collection tasks, GCS® ProxiPen System is suitable for security rounds as well as daily inspections and preventative maintenance. Proximity technology provides consistently dependable data inside or out, even when weather conditions are not good. Powered by 1 AA battery, ProxiPen autosenses and reads RFID tags whether they are concealed or visible. With TopGuard Patrol Software, users can download and evaluate collected data and prepare reports.

Miniature Sensors suit factory automation applications.

Miniature Sensors suit factory automation applications.

Balluff, Inc.    Florence, KY 41042-0937
Jul 08, 2013 Offered in inductive, photoelectric, magnetic, capacitive, and ultrasonic models, Miniature Sensors are suited for factory automation applications, especially robotics, handling, and production lines. Each sensor technology is available with compact inductive couplers, space-saving I/O modules, and RFID. Inductive M12 sensor, measuring just 12 or 17 mm in length, can be mounted flush or non-flush and is suited for integration in linear slides, valves, and actuators.




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