Press Release Summary:
Constructed with retractable stainless steel cable, Linear Cable Encoder (LCE) provides flexible solution for linear measurement in difficult environmental conditions. Product employs Cube series Accu-Coder(TM), which provides digital pulse train in single-channel or quadrature format. Additional features include optional IP65 rating and sealed bearings.
Original Press Release:
Extend Your Capabilities (50") with EPC's Versatile New Linear Cable Encoder
Sagle ID, March 26,2004: Flexibility, versatility, and maneuverability are the major benefits of Encoder Products Companies new Linear Cable Encoder (LCE). Encoder Products Company, (EPC) manufacturers of the popular Accu-Coder(TM) brand line of encoders, has developed a solution for precise linear measurement in tough environmental conditions. Due to the retractable stainless steel cable, the LCE is much more flexible than typical rotary shaft encoders. This allows for measurement in different and unusual locations, often avoiding unsuitable environmental conditions. The heart of the LCE is the popular Cube series Accu-Coder(TM), which provides a reliable digital pulse train in either single channel or quadrature format. With optional IP65 rating, sealed bearings, a rugged housing, and the ability to accurately measure distances up to 50", the LCE is a necessity for many OEMs. With a wide range of resolutions available, EPC's unmatched 3-year warranty, and a low package price on the LCE, you can see how this versatile encoder can be suited to many different applications.
For additional information contact EPC, PO Box 249, Sagle, ID 83860, 800-366-5412, www.encoder.com.