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Magnetic Encoder IC has positional accuracy better than 0.1°.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Magnetic Encoder IC has positional accuracy better than 0.1°.

Model AM4096 provides UVW outputs with 16 poles (8 pole pairs), incremental, absolute, linear, tacho generator, and sinusoidal outputs. Resolution is to 12-bit with programmable zero position. Low power device (3.3 or 5 V) offers sleep mode for battery operation and can be supplied pre-programmed or may be customer programmed with settings stored within on chip EEPROM. Capable of operation to...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Magnetic Encoders suit harsh environments.

Measuring 14 mm tall and sealed to IP68 standards, LM13 consists of readhead and separate self-adhesive scale. It produces digital, square-wave signal output to RS422, with 9 customer-selectable resolutions from 1-250 Â-µm and velocities up to 4 m/sec at 1 µm resolution. Offering selectable resolutions and speeds up to 4 m/s, frictionless solution can handle operating temperatures...

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New Microstep Motor Integrates Encoder, Driver, and Controller in Single Convenient NEMA 11 Package
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Microstep Motor Integrates Encoder, Driver, and Controller in Single Convenient NEMA 11 Package

OnAxis(TM) magnetic chip encoder and all key motion components combine in a small package for size-sensitive applications May 2009 - Arcus Technology has developed the world's first all-in-one NEMA 11 microstep motor with driver, controller and encoder integrated into the motor's back cap, minimizing external electronics and wiring. Launched at the 2009 Lab Automation show, the new DMX-K-SA-11...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Optical Encoder System offers 1 nm resolution at 100 m/s.

Using single-track optical scale that combines absolute position and embedded phase information into one code, RESOLUTE(TM) system acquires data immediately upon switch-on and without battery back-up. This simplifies machine design by eliminating need for reference returns. Capable of 27-bit resolution at 36,000 rpm, fine-pitch system offers dirt immunity while delivering resolution of 1 nm at up...

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Linear Magnetic Encoders withstand harsh environments.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Linear Magnetic Encoders withstand harsh environments.

Consisting of readhead and separate self-adhesive scale, LM13 Series produces digital, square-wave signal output to RS422. Units offer selectable resolution from 1-250 Â-µm, with velocities to 4 m/sec at 1 µm resolution. At 14 mm tall, encoders are suitable for tight spaces and measuring lengths to 100 m. They handle operating temperatures from -10 to 85°C, providing waterproof...

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Optical Encoder targets micro-manufacturing systems.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Optical Encoder targets micro-manufacturing systems.

Available in linear and rotary versions, TONiC works at speeds to 10 m/s and temperatures up to 70°C while providing resolution to 5 nm. High signal-to-noise ratio combined with dynamic signal processing ensure sub-divisional-error of less than ±30 nm. In addition to reading linear and rotary scales, TONiC reads gold scale featuring auto-phase IN-TRAC(TM) optical reference mark, which...

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Probe enables cable-free installation on machining centers.

Probe enables cable-free installation on machining centers.

Combining part set-up and measurement with tool setting and broken tool detection, Twin-Probe System uses OMI-2T optical receiver to process signals from spindle-mounted OMP40-2 inspection probe and OTS tool setting probe. Sealed to withstand harsh machine tool environments, OMP40-2 is resistant to false-triggering from shock and vibration. Fully compatible with Renishaw optical systems, it can...

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Renishaw's REVO and TRS2 Category Winners at MACH 08
Test & Measurement

Renishaw's REVO and TRS2 Category Winners at MACH 08

May 2008 - Two Renishaw technologies for enhancing manufacturing precision earned top category honors at the MACH '08 machine tool show in Birmingham, England, winning out against worldwide entries. The REVO system for ultra-high-speed part measurement on coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) won Best quality control" honors. It was praised by the judges as "an absolutely brilliant idea which...

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Touch Probe allows part checking on 5-axis machining.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Touch Probe allows part checking on 5-axis machining.

Model RMP600 combines strain-gage sensing technology with with frequency-hopping spread-spectrum radio transmission, which enables multiple machining centers with probe system to coexist in noisy industrial environments. RENGAGE(TM) technology allows sub-micron 3D probe performance on contoured surfaces, even with long styli. Compatible with machine controllers, probe delivers uni-directional...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Revo(TM) Achieving Great Reductions in CMM Scanning Time for Early Adopters

Revolutionary ultra-high-speed scanning technology meets manufacturer needs for both faster throughput and more data points November 2007 - Renishaw's revolutionary, ultra-high-speed scanning system for coordinate measuring machines is achieving tremendous productivity gains with early adopters. World-class manufacturers have retrofitted existing CMMs with the new Renscan5(TM) system and infinite...

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