Linear Encoders

Linear Encoder Scale System combines accuracy, convenience.
Linear Encoders

Linear Encoder Scale System combines accuracy, convenience.

FASTRACK(TM) combines ±5 Â-µm/m accuracy with ruggedness of stainless steel and ease of installation of carrier-type encoder systems. Track-mounted system consists of 2 miniature guide rails that retain low-profile scales (8 x 0.2 mm cross-section) and let them freely expand at their own thermal expansion coefficient with near zero hysteresis. Encoders feature optoelectronics...

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Magnetic Encoder IC has positional accuracy better than 0.1°.
Linear Encoders

Magnetic Encoder IC has positional accuracy better than 0.1°.

Model AM4096 provides UVW outputs with 16 poles (8 pole pairs), incremental, absolute, linear, tacho generator, and sinusoidal outputs. Resolution is to 12-bit with programmable zero position. Low power device (3.3 or 5 V) offers sleep mode for battery operation and can be supplied pre-programmed or may be customer programmed with settings stored within on chip EEPROM. Capable of operation to...

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Miniature Linear Encoder does not require light source
Linear Encoders

Miniature Linear Encoder does not require light source

TRACKER(TM) position sensor is noncontact, magnetic unit suited for optical imaging stabilization and zoom in digital/phone cameras and binoculars. It does not require light source and is insensitive to external light. Operating from supply volage of 3-3.6 Vdc, on-chip encoder provides direct digital output using standard I2C protocol. It is offered in TSSOP or dice-on-foil versions as well as...

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Linear Encoders

Linear Magnetic Encoders suit harsh environments.

Measuring 14 mm tall and sealed to IP68 standards, LM13 consists of readhead and separate self-adhesive scale. It produces digital, square-wave signal output to RS422, with 9 customer-selectable resolutions from 1-250 Â-µm and velocities up to 4 m/sec at 1 µm resolution. Offering selectable resolutions and speeds up to 4 m/s, frictionless solution can handle operating temperatures...

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Linear Hall Encoder offers submicron resolution.
Linear Encoders

Linear Hall Encoder offers submicron resolution.

For linear motion sensing, AS5311 utilizes 2 mm multipole magnetic strip and provides 1.95 Â-µm resolution signal at incremental output and 488 nm signal at serial output. It uses multipole magnetic ring for rotary motion sensing, with incremental output resolution of 10 bit/pole pair and traveling speed of up to 650 mm/sec. Operated with 3.3 or 5 V supply voltage, unit operates in...

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Linear Magnetic Encoders withstand harsh environments.
Linear Encoders

Linear Magnetic Encoders withstand harsh environments.

Consisting of readhead and separate self-adhesive scale, LM13 Series produces digital, square-wave signal output to RS422. Units offer selectable resolution from 1-250 Â-µm, with velocities to 4 m/sec at 1 µm resolution. At 14 mm tall, encoders are suitable for tight spaces and measuring lengths to 100 m. They handle operating temperatures from -10 to 85°C, providing waterproof...

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Linear Encoders

HEIDENHAIN's New Compact Magnetic Encoders Fit Many Applications

SCHAUMBURG, IL - (September 2008) - In order to expand the usefulness of HEIDENHAIN's sturdy modular magnetic encoders, the new ERM 2400 series is introduced. This series features more compact dimensions than the current ERM 200, already commonly used on C axes in lathes, and can be used at higher rotational speeds. This makes it useful in more applications such as in spindles for milling...

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Optical Encoder targets micro-manufacturing systems.
Linear Encoders

Optical Encoder targets micro-manufacturing systems.

Available in linear and rotary versions, TONiC works at speeds to 10 m/s and temperatures up to 70°C while providing resolution to 5 nm. High signal-to-noise ratio combined with dynamic signal processing ensure sub-divisional-error of less than ±30 nm. In addition to reading linear and rotary scales, TONiC reads gold scale featuring auto-phase IN-TRAC(TM) optical reference mark, which...

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Linear Encoders

Position Sensor features on-chip digital encoder.

Offering alternative to miniature optical encoders, TRK-1T02 TRACKER Magnetic Sensor offers 2 Â-µm resolution and can be used as linear encoder or off-axis rotary encoder. Measuring 8.5 x 11.5 x 1.61 mm, unit does not require light source and is insensitive to external light, shock, vibration, and high-particulate environments. On-chip encoder provides direct digital output using standard...

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Magnetic Rotary Encoder resists shock, vibration, and cold.
Linear Encoders

Magnetic Rotary Encoder resists shock, vibration, and cold.

Available in SSI and analog output versions, ME15 series size 15 rotary shaft encoder has dia less than 1.5 in. and is designed for heavy-duty operation. IP67 rating protects against dust and moisture and sturdy machined housing is resistant to shock and vibration. Operating over -40 to +85°C range, encoders utilize diametrically polarized magnet and custom ASIC that contains array of Hall...

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