Linear Encoders

Balluff's New Absolute Linear Encoder with SIL2 for Machine Safety
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Balluff's New Absolute Linear Encoder with SIL2 for Machine Safety

FLORENCE, KY JANUARY 04, 2018 - Balluff announces the BML S1G-series absolute magnetic linear encoder is now available with SIL 2 certification. The SIL 2 certification means that the high-performance BML S1G can be used in machine safety applications. The BML S1G absolute encoder is already a class-leading option for highly accurate, highly dynamic position feedback. The new SIL 2 certification...

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LIC 4100 V Linear Encoder is equipped with vents.
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LIC 4100 V Linear Encoder is equipped with vents.

LIC 4100 V Linear Encoder features cables with PTFE wire insulation and a tin-plated braid. The unit is suitable for semiconductor and carbon fiber manufacturing applications. Product uses a glass scale which offers accuracy up to ± 3 microns and operates up to 6*10^-7 mbar. Encoder comes with EnDat 2.2, Fanuc, Mitsubishi and Panasonic serial electrical interfaces. LIC 4100 V offers vacuum...

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LIP 6000 Miniature Linear Encoder System weighs 5 grams.
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LIP 6000 Miniature Linear Encoder System weighs 5 grams.

Equipped with HEIDENHAIN signal processor 1.0 ASIC, LIP 6000 Miniature Linear Encoder System consist of scanning unit and glass scale which measure to 2 nm resolution with high speed of 4m/sec. Suitable for machine feedback, semiconductor manufacturing, metrology, and micromachining applications, unit comes with mounting tolerances, small interpolation error and low noise levels. Product measures...

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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components
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Stainless Steel Rotary Encoders withstand severe environments.
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Stainless Steel Rotary Encoders withstand severe environments.

For motion control in severe environments or where regular washdown is necessary, RXI and RXA 500 Series are available in 304/A or 316/A4 stainless steel, which are both austenitic and can be used in variety of corrosive applications. Absolute versions are available with up to 14-bit single-turn outputs, with parallel TTL, HTL, SSI, and CANopen interfaces. Operating at temperatures up to 100°C,...

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HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Next Generation Feedback Components and Nanometer Presentation at SEMICON 2016
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HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Next Generation Feedback Components and Nanometer Presentation at SEMICON 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL  – HEIDENHAIN is pleased to showcase new and next generation motion control and feedback components for the semiconductor industry at the upcoming SEMICON 2016 trade show in San Francisco, CA from July 12-14 (Booth #1809).   Also, a presentation on “Enabling Nanometer Stability” by HEIDENHAIN will be given at various intervals in the booth. During HEIDENHAIN’s brief...

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Shaft and Hollow-Shaft Encoders simplify machine safety.
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Shaft and Hollow-Shaft Encoders simplify machine safety.

Certified for SIL2/PLd, Category 3 applications, Leine & Linde 850 Shaft and 862 Hollow-shaft Encoders allow incremental encoders to be applied where safe operation of machinery is necessary without requiring redundant encoder or secondary sensing device. Output signal validity is assured by comparing raw sensor signals to digital output states and validating that against actual values output to...

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Exposed Linear Encoder offers 50 nm resolution.
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Exposed Linear Encoder offers 50 nm resolution.

With 20-micron graduation and interpolation available up to 100 times from scanning unit, redesigned LIDA 400 Series offers 50 nm resolution and accuracies to ±1 micron. Multi-colored status LED on side of scanning unit indicates signal levels during installation and can be used as quick status check to determine functionality. For digital TTL versions with interpolation, interpolation circuits...

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Rotary Encoders offer integrated diagnostic capabilities.
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Rotary Encoders offer integrated diagnostic capabilities.

Utilizing ADS Online, Leine & Linde’s 850 Shaft Encoder and 861/862 Hollow-Shaft Encoders can provide problem-solving information directly to system operator. Advanced Diagnostic System helps ensure output voltage level is correct, output states change correctly, correct number of pulses are present each revolution, and that optics performs within defined levels for supply current and...

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