Decoders & Encoders

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Stage provides 360-degree continuous travel.

April 26, 2016

Exhibiting angular accuracy of 30 arcsec, repeatability of 3 arcsec, and 0.324 arcsec resolution, RTS-DD Series is suited for laboratory, factory automation, and semiconductor processing applications. Low profile design helps minimize abbe errors when used with another motion axis, while brushless direct-drive servo motor eliminates backlash. Series also features optical encoder with precision index mark for homing, and 30 mm through-bore to enable routing of vacuum or high-voltage lines. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoders utilize inductive sensor technology.

April 13, 2016

Utilizing inductive code disk, Leine & Linde 600 and 900 Series are suited for environments where temperature, strong magnetic fields, shock, and vibration are extreme. Explosion proof encoders are manufactured using fiber-composite construction and printed circuit technology. Because rotor and stator scanning fields involve entire area of both surfaces, measurement is free of eccentricity errors. Single-turn resolutions up to 19 bits with turn counting up to 16 bits yields 35-bit measurement. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Receiver-Demodulator supports IPTV and broadcast distribution.

April 12, 2016

Equipped with GUI and front panel controls, Model TLV400E-8VSB demodulates all on-air terrestrial 8VSB frequencies and decodes both H.264 and MPEG-2 video formats to IP, HD-SDI, or analog output at 45 Mbps. Video inputs can be 8/16 VSB, DVB-ASI, IP, and SMPTE 310M. Video outputs include DVB-ASI, SMPTE 310M, SDI or HD-SDI, analog component (YPbPr or RGB), composite (NTSC or PAL), or IP. Audio support is via embedded audio or via L/R 5 channel XLR connectors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

PCIe Cards and Appliances support multi-encoding and decoding.

April 11, 2016

Comprising PCI Express cards, stand-alone appliances, and OEM hardware/software, Maevex 2 Series supports up to 64 channels of 4K capture, real-time encoding, and streaming in single 5U rack for high-density applications. For extension and switching applications, Maevex 2 will provide Full HD, 4K, and 8K extension and switching over standard IP including UHD at 60 Hz with ultra-low latency. Products support commonly used streaming protocols such as RTMP, RTP, HTTP, MPEG2.TS, and RTSP. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Encoder Diagnostics Tool supports mobile use.

April 7, 2016

Featuring compact, standalone design with 4.3 in. touchscreen for display and operation, Model PWT 100 checks function and adjustment of encoders. Unit supports multiple serial interfaces such as EnDat 2.2, Fanuc Serial Interface, Mitsubishi High Speed Interface, and Panasonic Serial Interface. For encoders with EnDat interface, PWT 100 can display position values and enables user to read out online diagnostics, shift datums, and use further inspection functions. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

HDCVI Chipset deliver HD video over 500 m on existing coax cable.

March 30, 2016

Supporting integration with image signal processor or image sensor with BT.1120 or BT.656 interface, XR5P900 single-channel encoder delivers uncompressed, 1080p HD video at 30 fps and 720p HD video at 60 fps as well as audio and control data. SD video, in NTSC or PAL formats, allows compatibility with legacy systems. Supporting input from up to 4 High Definition Composite Video Interface (HDCVI) cameras, XR5P920 can also receive 960H or D1 CCTV inputs. HDCVI 2.0 standard is fully supported. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Shaft and Hollow-Shaft Encoders simplify machine safety.

March 30, 2016

Certified for SIL2/PLd, Category 3 applications, Leine & Linde 850 Shaft and 862 Hollow-shaft Encoders allow incremental encoders to be applied where safe operation of machinery is necessary without requiring redundant encoder or secondary sensing device. Output signal validity is assured by comparing raw sensor signals to digital output states and validating that against actual values output to control. If values are not in agreement, status signal signifies output is invalid. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Rotary Encoder meets motion feedback needs.

March 17, 2016

Featuring thermal position stability as well as interpolation rates related to optimized signal quality, ERO 2000 series includes scanning unit and 2 types of scales. Scanning heads come with 1 V<sub>pp</sub> analog interface, and position noise is measured to ±0.04 in. (arc sec). Scales include 20 micron graduation with full circle and segment of circle. Disk version, with 19 mm OD, offers 2,500 lines/revolution, and rectangular scale has segment-shaped disc. Mechanical disk speed limit is 14,000 rpm. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

2016 NAB Show Product Preview Digital Alert Systems Booth N3422

February 23, 2016

DASDEC™ Version 3.0 Software Upgrade At the 2016 NAB Show, Digital Alert Systems will showcase its new DASDEC™ Version 3.0 software upgrade for advanced EAS/CAP compliance. This software features dozens of new functional and operational improvements including the unique Alert Agent™, a more enhanced and powerful way to selectively process EAS messages from a variety of sources, as well as... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

HD-SDI to IP Encoder includes matching decoder.

February 18, 2016

Featuring H.264 encoder and streamer with 6G SDI input and IP output, plus matching decoder with IP input and 6G SDI output, Linux®-based iCandy&trade; is suited for news, satellite, and sports contribution, as well as event streaming via ISPs or CDNs. Encoder enables both live streaming via 4:2:0 and media distribution via 4:2:2. Mezzanine output supports both ASI and IP output, while non-mezzanine output is provisioned with streaming HLS, RTMP, and DASH protocols. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Ring Encoder can be used in angular motion feedback.

February 17, 2016

Offering ERA 4000 upgrade, mechanically-compatible ECA 4000 comes in ODs from 104&ndash;560 mm. Each ring has 3-point centering method, and feedback to control is supported via high speed serial interface Endat 2.2. For largest ring diameter, accuracy of ±1.5 arc sec is specified for graduation, and each ring is capable of resolutions to sub 0.01 arc sec.  Also, 2-track graduation design is resistant to contamination. Scanning units also come in Fanuc 05 and Mitsubishi 03-4 serial interfaces. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Harsh Environment Rotary Encoders feature Profinet interface.

February 10, 2016

Using inductive scanning principle, Leine & Linde 900 Series provides absolute position measurement in heavy equipment used in harsh environments such as steel, oil and gas, transportation, and construction industries. PROFINET interface expands upon existing EnDat, PROFIBUS, EtherNet/IP&trade;, EtherCAT, and DRIVE-CLiQ interfaces, and allows integration with wide range of automation systems. Series supports mechanical interfaces as well, including taper and keyed shafts and hollow shaft with keyway. Read More

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Exposed Linear Encoder offers 50 nm resolution.

February 4, 2016

With 20-micron graduation and interpolation available up to 100 times from scanning unit, redesigned LIDA 400 Series offers 50 nm resolution and accuracies to ±1 micron. Multi-colored status LED on side of scanning unit indicates signal levels during installation and can be used as quick status check to determine functionality. For digital TTL versions with interpolation, interpolation circuits have been miniaturized to fit inside scanning unit housing. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Encoders offer integrated diagnostic capabilities.

February 1, 2016

Utilizing ADS Online, Leine & Linde&rsquo;s 850 Shaft Encoder and 861/862 Hollow-Shaft Encoders can provide problem-solving information directly to system operator. Advanced Diagnostic System helps ensure output voltage level is correct, output states change correctly, correct number of pulses are present each revolution, and that optics performs within defined levels for supply current and brightness. Vibration levels, hours of operation, and internal temperature are also measured and logged. Read More

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

Rotary Encoder Expedite Program, Same-Day Shipping

January 20, 2016

Baumer Ltd. announces same-day shipping for rotary incremental encoders. The HS35 series line of optical, 3.5-inch flange encoders with up to 1-inch hollow shaft design, allow for hundreds of thousands of configurations. These items can be shipped the same day for orders received by 12:00 PM Eastern Time, with no additional charges added for expediting. Stocked in industrial and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Angle Encoders feature integral bearing and solid shaft.

January 7, 2016

Featuring absolute track with serial code structure and incremental track that is scanned by single field scanning, Series ROC 2000 and ROC 7000 eliminate need for homing routine at power-up. Separate rotor coupling is used for coupling shaft making it possible to realize axial tolerances of up to ±1 mm depending on rotor coupling used. Rotor couplings are capable of compensating for axial motion and misalignment between encoder shaft and measured shaft. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CANopen Absolute Encoders operate reliably in adverse conditions.

December 21, 2015

Available with IP66, IP68, or IP69K rating, CVM42H multi-turn rotary encoders feature stainless steel housing, flange, and shaft and utilize magnetic sampling to deliver 24-bit resolution position value through CANopen protocol. Features include axial and radial shaft load capacity to 270 N, resolution of up to 1°, and operational range of -40 to +185°F. To survive harsh environments with high mechanical stresses, design is vibration resistant to 30 g and shock resistant to 300 g. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

B&D Technologies Announces Partnership with Baumer

December 8, 2015

Known for its user-friendly interface, quality and versatility, BD Technologies' customers will experience increased uptime and lower overhead costs. Norcross,  GA  –  BD Technologies is proud to announce a partnership with Baumer which designates the manufacturer  as  its  primary line of encoders. This  partnership provides customers with leading programmable and... Read More

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Angle Encoders incorporate mechanical fault exclusion.

December 2, 2015

RCN series 2xxx, 5xxx, and 8xxx models offer fault exclusion to promote machine user safety by ensuring encoder will not break loose during proper use. When used within proper speed parameters, temperatures, and angular accelerations as well as with addition of catch ring or spring pins, encoders achieve positive mechanical connection that helps eliminate possibility of loosening and subsequent production of false data. Absolute encoders are available standard and Functionally-Safe Certified. Read More

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Heavy-Duty Rotary Encoders withstand harsh environments.

November 25, 2015

Supplied in low-profile package, LP Series provides precise motion control feedback in extreme environments. Three types are available in incremental or absolute single turn outputs: compact version with cable or connector terminations, terminal box option, and explosion proof model. Supplied in anodized aluminum housing with encapsulated electronics, IP66-rated encoders withstand vibration up to 200 m/s², shock up to 3,000 m/s², and temperatures from -40 to +100°C. Read More