Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Capacitive Displacement Sensor comes in 2 x 2 x 4 in. package.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Capacitive Displacement Sensor comes in 2 x 2 x 4 in. package.

Offering resolutions to 0.0007% at 100 Hz or 0.004% at 15 kHz, single-channel CPL350 can be installed in out-of-the-way places for embedded and OEM applications. BNC single-ended output is provided, and differential output is available for max resolution with longer cable runs. Sensors typically ship with 15 kHz bandwidth, and internal dip-switch lets user set bandwidth to 15 kHz, 10 kHz, 1 kHz,...

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Tata Steel Uses Keyence Sensors for High-accuracy Dimensional Inspections of Its Rails
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Tata Steel Uses Keyence Sensors for High-accuracy Dimensional Inspections of Its Rails

Tata Steel Europe (whose former name was Corus) is the second largest steel producer in Europe. The parent company, Tata Steel is one of the top ten steel producers in the world. The total capacity of crude steel Group, which employs about 80,000 people on four continents, is over 28 million tons. Tata Steel Rail Division France has 508 people for a production of 456,000 tons of rails and...

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Compact Capacitive Displacement Sensor supports up to 6 channels.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Compact Capacitive Displacement Sensor supports up to 6 channels.

Supplied in 4 x 2 x 8 in. package, CPL230 supports up to 6 channels of capacitive sensing for embedded OEM applications. Resolutions reach up to 0.0007% at 100 Hz or 0.004% at 15 kHz. Unit typically ships with 15 kHz bandwidth, and internal dip-switch can set bandwidth to 15 kHz, 10 kHz, 1 kHz, or 100 Hz. Along with 0.0004–0.5 in. measurement range, features include 0.5% FS typ linearity and...

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Inductive Position Sensor offers linear, rotary position feedback.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Inductive Position Sensor offers linear, rotary position feedback.

FromÂ- single package, Blade25 monitors activator's (target) position in either straight linear movement (±12.5 mm displacement) or in curved arc rotary movement (±45°) as it passes over sensing element. Non-contacting position sensing technology is immune to outside magnetic influences, and available outputs are analog, PWM, or Serial (RS232 19.2k 8N)....

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Laser Distance Sensors offer ranges up to 300 mm.
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Laser Distance Sensors offer ranges up to 300 mm.

Housed in 316L stainless steel rated to IP67, IP68, and IP69K, Q4X Series includes both analog and discrete models. With sub-millimeter distance change capability, analog model measures height and fill levels, complementing presence or absence capability of discrete model. Teach mode has been added to discrete sensor, enabling detection of clear objects without need for retroreflector. Discrete...

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LVDT Position Sensors withstand power plant conditions.
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LVDT Position Sensors withstand power plant conditions.

With screw-on radial connector, HPGS series Hermetically Sealed, High Temperature LVDT Linear Position Sensor ensures reliability and extended lifeÂ- in high-vibration and dirty environments of nuclear, gas, and steam power plants. Radial connector also minimizes installed length to enable use space-restricted areas, and through-bore design permits access to either end of LVDT core....

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Rotary Position Sensor operates in off-highway vehicles.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Rotary Position Sensor operates in off-highway vehicles.

Featuring 50 mm mounting hole spacing for drop-in compatibility with existing installations, Model 9970 is sealed in IP67/IP69K package with 1.5 Series AMP Superseal connector. Hall effect sensor offers full 360° travel and comes in 2 standard output configurations of 0–5 V ratiometric or 4–20 mA. Unit includes overvoltage protection and is resistant to EMI, up to 200 V/m. Operating...

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MRI-Safe Linear Encoder suits OEM motion control applications.
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MRI-Safe Linear Encoder suits OEM motion control applications.

With 100 Â-µm resolution and 50 µm accuracy, MR303 linear position sensor system is fabricated from non-ferrous and non-metallic materials, immune to EMI, and completely transparent to electromagnetic fields. Product works in conjunction with MR302-2 OEM Controller, which enables sensor to integrate with PLCs and servo drives. Suited for medical, MRI, robotic, and industrial...

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Non-Contact Angle Sensors provide 14-bit resolution.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Non-Contact Angle Sensors provide 14-bit resolution.

Featuring 88 mm diameter stainless steel housing base, Vert-X 8800 Series provides measurement range of 0–360° with repeatability of 0.1° and linearity to ±0.1%. Analog and digital output versions include CANopen single and redundant, 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, 4–20 mA, and 10–90% of supply voltage. Sealed to IP69K, sensors operate in harsh environments and offer variety of...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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