Compact Rotary Encoders suit safety-oriented applications.

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EnDat 2.2 version of 1000 Series absolute rotary encoders provides 2 independently formed position values via serial EnDat interface. Contained in 35 mm dia housing, units feature serial data transfer, single-turn resolution of 23 bits, and absolute position-value formation. Supply voltage range is from 3.6-14 V. They are certified to EN ISO 13849, EN 61508, and EN 954-1 standard for performance level d, safety integrity level 2, and category 3, respectively.



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HEIDENHAIN Offers Safety-Oriented Rotary Encoders



SCHAUMBURG, IL - Opening up the market for innovations in the automation, medicine and electronics equipment industries, HEIDENHAIN Corporation presents a new generation of rotary encoders with IP 64 protection, absolute position-value formation and functional safety, all within a 35 mm diameter housing size. These small rotary encoders are known as HEIDENHAIN's 1000 Series and designed to be especially useful as single-encoder measurement feedback systems in safety-oriented applications.

HEIDENHAIN's safety-oriented position encoders with functional safety provide two independently formed position values via a serial EnDat interface. They are certified according to the EN ISO 13849, EN 61508 and EN 954-1 standard for performance level d, safety integrity level 2 and category 3, respectively. The EnDat 2.2 version of these new absolute rotary encoders with serial data transfer offers a singleturn resolution of 23 bits, and a multiturn resolution of 12 bits. The supply voltage range is from 3.6 V to 14 V.

Eight new rotary encoders round out HEIDENHAIN's 1000 Series including
ECN 1013, ECN 1025, EQN 1025, EQN 1035, ROC 1013, ROC 1025, ROQ 1025 and ROQ 1035.

For more information, contact HEIDENHAIN at (847) 490-1191, or write to us at HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION, 333 E. State Parkway, Schaumburg, IL 60173. HEIDENHAIN can also be accessed directly via our web site at www.heidenhain.com or e-mail at info@heidenhain.com.

HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION is the North American subsidiary of DR. JOHANNES HEIDENHAIN GmbH, a leading international manufacturer of precision measurement and control equipment. Our product line includes linear scales, rotary and angular encoders, digital readouts, digital length gages, CNC controls and machine inspection equipment.

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