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Stable Measurement of Polished Targets Now Possible for ENR PWT
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Stable Measurement of Polished Targets Now Possible for ENR PWT

Photowatt, a pioneer in the solar-energy industry since 1979, uses Keyence's LK-G displacement sensor for high-precision detection of wafer thicknesses. In March 2012 the company was acquired by French utility EDF, via its EDF ENR subsidiary, now known as EDF ENR PWT.A wafer is a thin slice of semiconductor material, such as silicon, which generally measures between 200 and 300 microns in...

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Position Feedback Cylinder integrate linear potentiometer.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Feedback Cylinder integrate linear potentiometer.

Series 6PF Positioning Feedback Cylinder increases precision and control in its pneumatic actuators. In compliance with ISO 15552 standards, products are equipped with potentiometric transducer of linear position integrated inside rod. When used with LRXA4 proportional servo valve, this type of cylinder makes it possible to constantly control the position of rod along entire...

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RFID System controls truck performance in warehouses.

Using RFID tags to enforce travel speed, acceleration, and lift restrictions, Yale A-WARE™ can help increase throughput, safety, and equipment life. Location-based truck performance control solution works via RFID tags deployed in warehouse storage aisles and read byÂ- truck-mounted RFID sensor. Upon reading tag, sensor automatically triggers traction and lift settings to allow operator to...

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LVDT Position Sensors are CSA listed for hazardous locations.
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LVDT Position Sensors are CSA listed for hazardous locations.

Constructed entirely of stainless steel with hermetically sealed sensor body and through-bore design, HLIR 750 Series provides contact-less position measurement for critical applications in gas turbines for fuel valve position feedback, vane pitch servo controls, and governor controls. Intrinsically safe units offer 4–20 mA output signal and are available in measuring ranges from ±2 to...

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Magnetostrictive Sensor offers threaded flange option.
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Magnetostrictive Sensor offers threaded flange option.

Supporting stroke lengths up to 2,500 mm, MH5-Threaded device is optimized for mobile applications such as crane outriggers, as well as fuel tank measurement. Linear position sensor provides ±0.1 mm typical resolution, repeatability of ±0.1 mm, and ±0.04% FS linearity. Available with 7 or 10 mm diameter sensor rod, device providesÂ- analog output and operates from -40 to...

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Touchless Angle Sensors come in basic and programmable models.
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Touchless Angle Sensors come in basic and programmable models.

Vert-X 31E SeriesÂ- features permanent magnet, which can be secured to rotating shaft and consequently eliminates direct mechanical linkage and consequent wear. While basic rotary angle sensors offer plug-and-play operation, other models are programmable via device connected between sensor and computer USB port and EasyAdapt software. Features include 31 mm profile,...

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Tape Extension Sensors feature integrated pulley.
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Tape Extension Sensors feature integrated pulley.

Designed for limited space applications, POSITAPE® WBR models areÂ- equipped with pulley that is mounted directly onto sensor behind tape-feeding unit, enabling pullout angle of measuring tape to be rotated through 90°. Sensors utilize linear and absolute measurement principle without reference operation. Depending on model, measurement ranges reach from 5–65 ft. With...

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LeddarTech's LeddarOne Sensor Includes ElectriPlast
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LeddarTech's LeddarOne Sensor Includes ElectriPlast

EVANSVILLE, Ind.Â- – Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTC-BB: ITKG) ( Integral"), an emerging light-weighting leader and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., today announces that LeddarTech, owner of the patented Leddar™ optical detection technology, includes ElectriPlast material to produce lens barrels in its latest release of its LeddarOne Sensing Module, a compact and low-cost...

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Optical Sensors Make the Running
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Optical Sensors Make the Running

Racing cars from the Tuning Akademie Ingolstadt not only come with an immense horsepower but also include measurement technology provided by Micro-Epsilon. The laser-optical distance sensors optimise vehicle performance through their high precision measurements. 2015 was a successful season for the Tuning Akademie racing team. In a 24h race at the NÃ-¼rburgring, the racing team won the world...

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Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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