New Encoders Provide up to 16 Bits Per Turn and 14 Bits of Turns Counting
Rotary Encoders

New Encoders Provide up to 16 Bits Per Turn and 14 Bits of Turns Counting

The MHM5 and MHK5 are a new series of Absolute Multi-Turn encoders from Sensata Technologies.  They are available with either Ethernet/IP or ProfiNet interfaces for Factory 4.0 applications and can provide up to 16 bits per turn and 14 bits of turns counting.  The encoders feature a reverse polarity, a short circuit protection and their design includes a geared turns counter that is immune to...

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New Encoder Features a Dual-Slot Card
Encoders

New Encoder Features a Dual-Slot Card

The 9992‑ENC from Cobalt Digital is a new series of encoders for openGear frames. They feature a dual-slot card for customized I/O options and audio support. The base model of the series supports both MPEG-2 and H.264, with low-latency 8-bit and 10-bit 4:2:0 encoding. It also includes a 3G-SDI input that supports one signal up to 1080p60 and two independent ASI ports as outputs. The 9992‑ENC...

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AutomationDirect Adds SureStep Stepping System Motors, Encoders and Inertia Dampers
Stepper Motors

AutomationDirect Adds SureStep Stepping System Motors, Encoders and Inertia Dampers

New stepper motors, encoders and inertia dampers have been added to the SureStep® system of step motor control. SureStep series high-torque industry-standard NEMA 14, 17, 23, and 34 stepper motors now provide holding torque from 8 to 1288 oz-in. The new smaller frame size NEMA 14 motors (1.4" wide) start at $22.00 and are available in single and dual shaft versions. The SureStep family has...

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New AMT21 Series Absolute Modular Encoders are Based on Capacitive ASIC Technology
Rotary Encoders

New AMT21 Series Absolute Modular Encoders are Based on Capacitive ASIC Technology

The AMT21 Series Absolute Modular Encoders provide 12 bits or 14 bits of absolute position information and implements a 14-bit signed number turns counter. The units enable user to keep track of position even during power down conditions. They can be operated in -40 to +105°C temperature range in either radial or axial orientations. The unit’s digital interface is used to set addresses for...

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CUI's Latest AMT Absolute Encoders Featured in THE EDGE by Future Electronics
Encoders

CUI's Latest AMT Absolute Encoders Featured in THE EDGE by Future Electronics

Montreal, Canada – October 9, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is featuring CUI’s AMT absolute encoders in the latest edition of THE EDGE. CUI’s AMT absolute encoders are a highly rugged and accurate position feedback solution, thanks to their capacitive sensing technology that offers resiliency to the dirt, dust, and oil typically...

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Latest EtherCAT Absolute Encoders Deliver Resolutions Up to 43 Bits
Encoders

Latest EtherCAT Absolute Encoders Deliver Resolutions Up to 43 Bits

The EtherCAT Absolute Encoders are available in Model A58HE and Model A58SE models and are designed for use in harsh factory and plant environments. The units are offered in 58 mm diameter housing and offer bore sizes up to 15 mm and shaft diameters up to 10 mm. The encoders can be operated in -40°C to 85°C temperature range and are rated to IP65 sealing. They provide CoE, FoE, EoE Ethercat...

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Renishaw Offers QUANTiC Encoder System with Axis Speeds Up to 24 m Per Second
Encoders

Renishaw Offers QUANTiC Encoder System with Axis Speeds Up to 24 m Per Second

The QUANTiC™ Encoder System is offered with RTLC40 for carrier track mounting and self-adhesive RTLC40-S for simplifying thermal error compensation. The unit utilizes 40 µm-pitch scale for translating large installation tolerances and high operating speeds into optical design. It is embedded with algorithms such as Auto Gain Control (AGC), Auto Offset Control (AOC) and Auto Balance Control...

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New MR430 Size 11 Fiber Optic Absolute Encoder is Based on Plastic Optical Fiber Technology
Encoders

New MR430 Size 11 Fiber Optic Absolute Encoder is Based on Plastic Optical Fiber Technology

Micronor’s MR430 Size 11 Fiber Optic Absolute Encoder comes in Ø1.1 in. form factor that is designed for small robotic and actuator mechanism. The encoder system consists of MR430-1 DIN Rail Mount Controller and MR431 rotary sensor. The unit provides a resolution of 25-bit and update rate of 850 µs and is suitable for mission critical and position-dependent applications. The sensor offers...

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New posirot PMIS4/PMIR7 Encoder is Designed to Withstand Harsh Environmental Conditions
Encoders

New posirot PMIS4/PMIR7 Encoder is Designed to Withstand Harsh Environmental Conditions

The posirot® PMIS4/PMIR7 Magnetic Incremental Encoder consists of sensor head PMIS4 and a magnetic ring PMIR7 with magnetic index mark. The unit’s ring is offered in 27, 35 or 50 mm diameter sizes and is directly mounted onto a machine or motor shaft. The encoder can be operated in -40 to +85 °C temperature range and has an IP67 protection. The sensor offers a linearity of ±0.1° and a...

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