Press Release Summary:
- Feature incremental resolutions of 16 or 32 PPR and multiple termination types including cable, header, PCB pins, and solder holes
- Carry -10 to 70°C operating temperature range and high reliability with rotational and push switch life of 1,000,000 cycles
- Include push button switch, 3.3 Vdc or 5 Vdc input voltages, and horizontal or vertical orientations
Original Press Release:
Panel Mount Encoder Series Adds Plastic Shaft Options Ideal for Medical Designs
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. — December 15, 2020 — CUI Devices’ Motion Group today announced the addition of plastic shaft actuator options to its C14 family of optical panel mount encoders. Ideal for a range of ventilator and associated medical applications, these 2-bit, quadrature output encoders feature incremental resolutions of 16 or 32 PPR and multiple termination types including cable, header, PCB pins, and solder holes. All C14 encoders are packaged in a rugged metal housing with several models offering IP65 ratings for added durability and resistance to moisture and contaminants. Metal shaft versions are also available.
Additional options for CUI Devices’ C14 series include a push button switch, 3.3 Vdc or 5 Vdc input voltages, horizontal or vertical orientations, 3.175 mm, 6 mm, or 6.35 mm shaft bore diameters, and 17.5 mm or 22 mm shaft lengths. These panel mount encoders further carry a -10 to 70°C operating temperature range and high reliability with a rotational and push switch life of 1,000,000 cycles.
The C14 series is available immediately with prices starting at $20.67 per unit at 100 pieces through distribution. Please contact CUI Devices for OEM pricing.
Product name: C14 Series
Availability: Stock to 12 weeks
Possible users: Ventilators and associated medical applications
Primary features: Plastic shaft actuators, rugged metal body, IP65 ratings available
Cost: $20.67 per unit at 100 pieces through distribution
About CUI Devices
CUI Devices is a technology company focused on the development, manufacturing, and distribution of electronic components for a broad base of market segments. In operation as CUI Inc since 1989, CUI Devices has built customer and partner relationships and value by focusing on making the design engineer’s job easier and more successful through best-in-class online experiences, technical support, and customer service. In September 2019, CUI Devices announced a partial buy-out of CUI Inc’s operations, purchasing the Interconnect, Audio, Thermal Management, Motion, Sensor, and Switches lines. As a stand-alone entity, CUI Devices will continue to invest in the future through new technologies, talented employees, expanded manufacturing capabilities, and a growing global reach. To learn more, visit www.cuidevices.com.
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