Displacement & Dimension & Motion Transducers

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

The New GHS Series LVIT Technology™ is Making Position Measuring Simple and Cost Effective

April 27, 2017

Moorestown, New Jersey, April 25, 2017 - Alliance Sensors Group a div of H.G. Schaevitz LLC linear position product-line of LVITs (Linear Variable Inductive Transducer) is a true disruption in the industrial position sensor industry by merging the benefits of contactless inductive sensing and low cost of contact based technologies. ASG’s line of LVITs has been expanded yet again to include... Read More

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Coating Thickness Gauges offer automatic substrate detection.

February 17, 2017

Available in CMI155 and CMI157 models, Coating Thickness Gauges feature single-button operation. Designed with dual technology and integrated probe, units provide rapid inspection of paint, lacquer and protective single layer coatings on metal substrates. Units are factory calibrated and are rated to IP52 standards. Gauges are suitable for paint and powder coaters, coating inspectors,... Read More

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MarSolutions RPM Gage Provides Dynamic Measurement on Commutator and Other Precision Shafts

January 12, 2017

Measures diameter, roundness, runout and segment analysis on commutator shafts, turbocharger shafts or precision shafts in electric motors

PROVIDENCE, RI – The MarSolutions team at Mahr Federal has developed a customized RPM gage for the dynamic measurement of cylindrical parts such as commutator shafts, turbocharger turbine shafts, and other precision shafts in electric motors. The... Read More

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Inductive Linear Sensors operate in subsea environments.

October 19, 2016

Intended for oil and gas exploration, SS-7 Series Linear Variable Inductive Transducers are designed to be embedded into hydraulic cylinder and utilize gun-drilled piston rod as target, sensing its position without need for magnet. Contactless units offer measurement ranges from 1–24 in. and operation to 5,200 psi or 12,000 ft. deep. Supplied in 25 mm diameter stainless steel housing, sensors... Read More

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Spring Loaded LVIT extends use with contactless operation.

September 30, 2016

With 0.5–4.0 in. ranges, LRS-18 series serves dimension or position measuring applications in factory automation and various industrial/commercial applications where sensing element cannot be attached to object being measured. Sensors use 0.25 in. dia probe equipped with AGD No. 9 contact tip and are offered with axial cable or connector. Along with choice of 4 analog outputs,... Read More

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Magnetostrictive Position Sensor offers field serviceability.

August 1, 2016

Designed for use with hydraulic cylinders in mobile applications, externally threaded FMH Sensor features 2-part design that allows users to separate flexible sensing element and electronics from housing without opening hydraulic system. Sensor uses proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology to deliver ±0.2 mm typical resolution, repeatability of ±0.005% FS, and ±0.04%... Read More

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Viscosity Tester offers 2 instrument in one option.

May 25, 2016

Used for determination of viscosity in P (Poise) or cP, DV2000 Viscothinner is suitable for paint, coating, and ink industry. Unit features 4-line backlit digital display and stable drive system that creates wide measurement range and accurate readings. Instrument can be used in Manual, Maxhold, and Timed modes. ENTER key starts rotation/measurement, stops motor, and validates selected spindle... Read More

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Non-Contact Thickness Measurement Tool provides PC independence.

March 15, 2016

Able to be operated with end-user's PC or laptop, OptiGauge® LT does not necessitate dedicated OptiGauge Controller and offers measurement range of 12 microns to 5 mm optical thickness; accuracy is ±2 microns. Flexibility to meet diverse needs, while PC independence and USB connectivity facilitate and accelerate production line integration. Suited for lab and R&D applications,... Read More

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LVIT Position Sensors target heavy-duty applications.

February 22, 2016

With their modular design, performance, and stroke-to length ratio, LDI-127 Series of contactless LVIT (Linear Variable Inductive Transducer) position sensors meet needs of in-plant or mobile equipment OEMs. Areas of use include factory automation as well as various industrial and commercial applications, including solar cell positioners, wind turbine prop pitch and brakes, chute or... Read More

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TE Connectivity's Macro Sensors SSIR LVDT Position Transmitters Withstand High Pressure Washdowns and Contaminants of Sawmills

February 9, 2016

TE Connectivity's Macro Sensors SSIR 937 Series Submersible LVDT Position Transmitters are becoming a popular choice for (blade) position measurement applications within sawmills and wood products processing plants due to their high tolerance to water, debris and harsh operating conditions. In addition to performing accurately amid flying sawdust and chunks of wood as well as fluctuating... Read More

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LVDT Position Transmitter features CANopen interface.

February 2, 2016

Equipped with CANopen interface compliant to CiA 443 for subsea instruments, Macro Sensors SSBR-937 Series can withstand deep sea environments with external pressures up to 5,000 psi and more than 1 million hours MTBF, when encased in special alloys. Sensor offers optimized repeatability, with error less than 0.01% of full range. Device is suited for elongation measurement as part of long-term... Read More

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Spring Loaded LVIT offers optimized length to stroke ratio.

January 18, 2016

At 4 in. long, contactless LRS-18 series is available with ranges from 0.5–4.0 in. for dimension or position measuring applications in factory automation as well as various industrial and commercial applications where sensing element cannot be attached to object being measured. Max tip force on item being measured is 1 lb, and 0.75 in. dia aluminum or stainless steel body has M18 x 1... Read More

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Wireless Sensor and App measure coating thickness.

January 7, 2016

Combining precise measurements, resistance to interference, and wireless technology, SmarTest version of SIDSP® Sensors relay digitally generated readings to smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth. Readings exceeding set limits are indicated on sensor's green/red LED. SmarTest App provides clear display of current measuring value, statistical evaluation, storage of measuring values in files,... Read More

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Submersible LVDT Position Transmitter serves subsea applications.

December 30, 2015

Featuring CANopen interface that complies with CiA 443 for subsea instruments, Macro Sensors SSIR 937 offers interoperable and standardized communications to network with devices from different manufacturers used on ocean floor. Transmitter withstands external pressures to 7,500 psi with MTBF of >1 million hr when encased in special alloys, and repeatability, with error of <0.01% of full... Read More

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DC to DC LVDTs eliminate power supply selection/grounding issues.

December 23, 2015

Operating from +14 to +26 Vdc, DCV Series provides 0–10 V output that is electrically isolated from input. No electrical contact across transducer position sensing element ensures clean data, infinite resolution, and operational longevity. Available with 0.2–37 in. measuring ranges and 0–10 Vdc output ranges, products use LVDT principle for reliability and suit such applications as... Read More

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Position Transducers feature real-time Ethernet interfaces.

October 28, 2015

Available in rod and profile housings, BTL7 Series provides synchronous real-time data transmission and dynamic position measurement with 1 µm resolution. Able to detect and process up to 16 position encoders, transducers output position and speed for each encoder, yielding up to 32 measured values. Selectable Ethernet interfaces include Profinet IRT, EtherCAT, and Varan. Four diagnostic LEDs... Read More

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Linear Variable Inductive Transducers serve various industries.

October 2, 2015

Available with ranges from ½–18 in., LVITs feature 4 analog outputs, SenSet™ field scalability, and contactless operation. Spring-loaded LRS-18 and automation-duty LR-19 have ¾ in. OD aluminum body, while industrial-duty LR-27 is offered in 1 in. OD aluminum or stainless steel housing. Also available, LV-45 is designed to survive extreme environments. Radial cable exit version... Read More

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Confocal Chromatic Controller provides measuring rates to 25 kHz.

August 19, 2015

Suited for use with dark targets or measuring thickness of transparent targets, confocalDT IFC2461 has integrated light source and delivers stable measurement results. Standard and multi-peak controller versions are available, with latter providing 6 peaks to enable one-sided thickness measurement of up to 5 layers. Along with active exposure time regulation that allows measurement of... Read More

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Ultrasonic Tester affords single-sided measurement.

August 18, 2015

Employing pulse echo technology, Pundit PL-200PE extends ultrasonic application to objects where access is restricted to one side. Instrument is capable of single-side determination of slab thickness as well as detection and localization of voids, pipes, delaminations, and honeycombing. Echo tracking helps identifying main echo, and area scan enables slab thickness uniformity testing in grid... Read More

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Thickness Gauges offer non-destructive measurements.

August 11, 2015

Supplied in handheld, IP54-rated splashproof housing, TKG Series utilizes ultrasonic technology for non-destructive thickness measurements of steel structures. Sunlight readable units provide on-screen display in 8 languages and fast minimum feature to capture minimum thickness. Measurement range is 0.040–20 in. of steel with 5 MHz probe and 0.020–20 in. of steel (optional) with 10 MHz probe.... Read More