Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

GPS-Based Sensor measures speed and position of vehicles.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

GPS-Based Sensor measures speed and position of vehicles.

QIC-Speed Sensor utilizes wireless, friction-free GPS technology to test and log measurements of on- and off-road vehicles. It calculates speed and direction continuously at 20 Hz rate by monitoring Doppler shift of received GPS signals as vehicle is in motion. Speed is measured with 0.1 km/h accuracy and distance is measured with 0.25 cm accuracy. During acceleration or braking, software...

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Tachometer/Encoder features over-molded, thermoplastic housing.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Tachometer/Encoder features over-molded, thermoplastic housing.

Series P1900 non-contact speed/commutation sensor utilizes digital, solid-state Hall Effect switch that senses change in magnetic field of multi-pole, permanent magnet target wheel. In addition to determining average or instantaneous speed of device, P1900 can be used as incremental encoder for determining position. Temperature-compensated unit features 4.5-24 Vdc operation with current sinking...

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Sensor detects tiny, symmetrical gear-tooth geometries.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensor detects tiny, symmetrical gear-tooth geometries.

Model ATS645 differential sensor is offered with 2-wire back-biased package, peak detecting algorithms, and automatic gain control. Digital detection of gear tooth edges provides true zero-speed, gear-tooth sensing. Product consists of single-shot molded plastic package containing single chip differential Halt-effect sensor IC, Samarium Cobalt magnet, and flat ferrous pole piece. Hall elements,...

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Position/Speed Sensing System suits hazardous environments.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position/Speed Sensing System suits hazardous environments.

Intrinsically safe system allows safe operation areas where explosive potentials exist by assuring that energy levels to optical encoder sensors are kept below ignition point. Meeting international CENELEC hazardous environmental ratings, system installation consists of select rotary encoder, cable assembly, and intrinsic safety barrier. When combined, components are approved for Class 1,...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Gauge provides single-spindle machining diagnostics.

Based on TMS LanSharc(TM) Smart Digital Controller, ePIG(TM) (cutting Energy Process Integrity Gauge) uses statistical vibration analysis to alert machine operators of change in single spindle machine's condition. It runs constant diagnostics during cutting, milling, drilling, and boring without interrupting flow of production. Using non-intrusive vibration sensor, ePIG analyzes cutting energy...

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Velocity Sensors suit in-line manufacturing processes.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Velocity Sensors suit in-line manufacturing processes.

Laser Doppler Velocity (LDV) Sensor models P-20Z and P-50Z provide non-contact velocity measurement of moving or rotating objects. Velocity ranges are -50 to 5,000 mm/sec and -12 to 120 m/min. Systems employ 680 nm semiconductor-based lasers with dual convergent beams. Measuring 98 x 33 x 30 mm, sensors consist of signal processing unit and semiconductor laser-based miniaturized optical sensor....

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