Decoders & Encoders

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Netzer DS-25 Encoders tolerant to temperature and moisture.

November 16, 2016

Offering 17 bit resolution, Netzer DS-25 Encoders weighs 4 grams. Providing tolerance to shock, unit offers hollow floating shaft. Working with EMI, RFI and magnetic fields, device provides less than 0.025° accuracy. Including analog Sin/Cos, Digital SSi, BiSS-C output options, high precision encoder comes with 7mm profile. With no bearing or other contact, devices are lightweight miniature absolute rotary encoders.

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ECI 4000/ EBI 4000 Rotary Encoder Series features scanner unit and scale drum.

November 13, 2016

Equipped with EnDat 2.2 interface, ECI 4000/ EBI 4000 Rotary Encoders offer noise free transmission and perform data transfer between temperature sensors lying inside and outside the encoder. Operated in temperature range up to +115°C, unit offers a vibration resistance of 400 m/s² and 600 m/s² for stator and rotor respectively. Designed with 90 mm hollow shaft, encoders enable the user to replace toothed-belt drive for coupling motor feedback system.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Teledyne LeCroy Launches RP4030 Active Voltage Rail Probe and SPMI Decoder

November 9, 2016

A perfect fit with Teledyne LeCroy's 8-channel & 4-GHz High Definition Oscilloscopes for digital power management IC (PMIC), power sequencing, and power-integrity testing.

CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2016 - Teledyne LeCroy today launches two new products - the RP4030 active voltage rail probe and an industry first MIPI System Power Management Interface (SPMI) serial decoder. The...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Leine & Linde EtherNet/IP(TM): Ideal for AGVs

October 31, 2016

Schaumburg, IL - (October 2016) - Industrial automation applications using the EtherNet/IP™ communication network are well established worldwide, and are now being found in dedicated motion control applications. Autonomous Guided Vehicles (AGV) for example are now taking advantage of this industry standard using motion feedback provided by Leine Linde encoders with integrated EtherNet/IP. ...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Encoder is equipped with EtherCAT interface.

October 11, 2016

Protected against up to 400G shock and 30G vibration, Hengstler® AI25 EtherCAT Encoder enables users to integrate into virtually any system that uses EtherCAT communication protocol and thereby simplify design process as well as ensure reliable communication. Encoder offers cycle times of 62.5 μsec as well as 22-bit single turn resolution with absolute accuracy of ±35 in. Configurable options include hub bore or shafted mounting and resolution options up to 32-bit combined. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

New HEIDENHAIN Absolute Sealed Linear Encoders available in accuracy grades 3 m and 5 m.

October 3, 2016

Presented in full-sized scale housing (LC 195P) and in slimline scale housing (LC 495P), LC xx5 Absolute Sealed Linear Encoders includes the option of a Panasonic interface (Pana01), which can be connected using the existing cable assembly that were commonly utilized to connect to Siemens, Fanuc, Mitsubishi, and HEIDENHAIN controls. Read More

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HEIDENHAINs' ROD 600 series Sturdy Rotary Encoders newly integrated with EMC design.

October 3, 2016

Complying with CE directives, HEIDENHAINs’ ROD 620 and 630 models are characterized primarily by an improved reinforced bearing with a high axial and radial load capacity, a large and stable shaft diameter of 15 mm and a solid flange socket connection that allows for connection in the radial or axial direction. Electrical output signals of TTL (ROD 620) or HTL (ROD 630) permits encoders to connect to many standard subsequent electronics. Read More

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

HD Digital Encoder offers high-density video distribution.

September 30, 2016

Housed in 3 RU chassis, HDBridge3000 can simultaneously output HD and SD video in both RF and IP formats. Unit provides 12 media slots with flexibility to mix-and-match HDMI, component, and composite cards. Supporting up to 24 channels of HD content or 72 channels of SD content, HDBridge3000 is intended for use in broadcast, hospitality, and healthcare markets. Fully redundant and hot-swappable media modules, fans, and power supplies ensure zero downtime. Read More

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Rotary Magnetic Encoders provide 16-bit resolution.

September 9, 2016

Supplied in 30 x 50 mm housing, Vert-X 51 Series offers measurement range of 0–360° with 16-bit resolution and repeatability to 0.1°, depending on model. Eight output options are available including 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, 4–20 mA, SPI, CANopen/GL certified, PWM, and SPI. Versions with 5V or 24 V supplies as well as redundant outputs are available. Operating from -40 to +125°C with axial and radial shaft loads to 45 N, IP67-rated encoders are suited for propulsion and off-highway applications. Read More

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

Ruggedized H.265 (HEVC) Video Encoder provides dual 3G-SDI inputs.

September 2, 2016

SFF, box-level video encoding and streaming solution, Tyton VS2, complies with MIL-STD-810G and IP67 requirements to meet video transmission needs in harsh field environments. Unit can capture two 3G-SDI inputs simultaneously and encode them using H.265 (HEVC) or H.264 (AVC) standards. Both video inputs can be internally split and routed to each of 8 built-in dynamic encoding engines – each individually configurable to different bitrates. Internal video (3G-SDI) bypass is also included. Read More

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Stainless Steel Rotary Encoders withstand severe environments.

September 1, 2016

For motion control in severe environments or where regular washdown is necessary, RXI and RXA 500 Series are available in 304/A or 316/A4 stainless steel, which are both austenitic and can be used in variety of corrosive applications. Absolute versions are available with up to 14-bit single-turn outputs, with parallel TTL, HTL, SSI, and CANopen interfaces. Operating at temperatures up to 100°C, incremental versions are available with up to 10,000 PPR resolution. Read More

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Absolute Rotary Encoder utilizes TMR sensor technology.

August 4, 2016

Featuring Tunneling Magnetoresistance sensor technology, Model TMR3101 provides 360° contactless measurement for motor control, rotary position, and speed sensing in robotics, drones, smart meters, and liquid level meters. Digital magnetic encoder offers 10-bit continuous absolute mode output at 3,000 rpm or 1024-line incremental mode at 10,000 rpm. Housed in 5 x 5 x 0.9 mm LGA package, device operates from -40 to +125°C and is user-programmable through 4-wire SPI interface. Read More

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Rotary Encoders offer speed monitoring capabilities.

July 29, 2016

Providing secure feedback to protect motors, machinery, or operators from risk of failure, 1000 Series is useful on heavy moving machinery such as hoists, lifts, cranes, and mining equipment. Overspeed electronics control 3 different relay switches which can be programmed for identification of critical speeds or errors in direction. Speed limits can be set for direction, over and under speed from 0–6,000 rpm. PC-based software is provided to configure encoders using standard USB port. Read More

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

Compact Encoders target OEM precision-motion control applications.

June 29, 2016

E21 series includes 21 mm optical incremental encoders with options promoting resolution and frequency response. Offering 8 resolutions from 120–360 cpr, E21C outputs 2-channel quadrature signals that are TTL compatible and available with optional complimentary channels. Operating frequency is 40 kHz. Offering 13 resolutions from 500–8,192, E21D outputs 2-channel quadrature signals that are TTL compatible with optional third channel index output. Operating frequency is 55–960 kHz. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Matrox Wins Four Prestigious Industry Awards at InfoComm 2016

June 28, 2016

4K IP multiviewer card, multi-channel streaming card, nine-output graphics card, and lecture capture appliance garner Best of Show honors MONTREAL - June 23, 2016 - Matrox today announced that its new Mura™ IPX 4K IP decode display multiviewer cards, Maevex™ 6100 multi-channel 4K encoders, C900 nine-output graphics cards, and Monarch LCS lecture capture appliance were the recipients of...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bearing-less Encoder optimizes vector motor control.

June 23, 2016

Designed for mounting on NEMA standard 8.5 in. C-Face, MRI 2850 offers motion feedback solution in applications such as large rotating machinery found in construction, pulp and paper, oil and gas, wind, and marine industries. Magnetic code-wheel supports shaft sizes from 1–4 in. without need for stub shaft. One or two independent read-heads can be provided, each with any resolution from 1–16,383 ppr. Output drivers support signal frequencies up to 100 kHz at 30 V over 350 m cable. Read More

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

HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Motion Control Influence at IMTS

June 17, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL – From HEIDENHAIN, the international leader in precision measurement components and systems, comes an opportunity to view not only its newest motion control breakthroughs to the world at the upcoming International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2016 show this Fall (Booth #E-5226 / Quality Pavilion), but also see highlights from two of its many internationally-owned...Read More

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Absolute Heavy-Duty Encoders utilize precision magnetic sensing.

June 1, 2016

Addressing application needs in Metal and Steel, Ports, and Mobile Automation industries, HeavyDuty series HMG 10 and PMG 10 feature optimally spaced fixed/floating bearings on both sides, MicroGen energy harvesting technology, and precision magnetic sensing. Besides absolute position information, encoder provides at a specific measuring point up to two galvanically isolated incremental outputs with zero pulse and integrated speed switch with galvanically insulated switching states. Read More

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HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Next Generation Feedback Components and Nanometer Presentation at SEMICON 2016

May 26, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL – HEIDENHAIN is pleased to showcase new and next generation motion control and feedback components for the semiconductor industry at the upcoming SEMICON 2016 trade show in San Francisco, CA from July 12-14 (Booth #1809). Also, a presentation on “Enabling Nanometer Stability” by HEIDENHAIN will be given at various intervals in the booth. During HEIDENHAIN’s brief...Read More