Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

MTS Sensors Enhance the Safety and Performance of Truck-Mounted Loader Cranes

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced that Cargotec Hiab has integrated MTS Temposonics® position sensors into the design of its mobile machinery, specifically the safety-related functionality of select truck-mounted loader cranes. Based in Helsinki, Finland, Cargotec...

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Tape Extension Position Sensor meets needs of lifting equipment.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Tape Extension Position Sensor meets needs of lifting equipment.

Designed for use in mobile applications and other measurement tasks, model WB61 has 4 m measuring length, offers ±0.10% linearity,Â- and employs stainless steel measuring tape that resists fluctuating temperatures and will not break when using several pulleys. There are 3 analog and 3 digital (SSI, CANopen, CAN SAE J1939) outputs, and design corresponds to safety requirements for...

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Inclination Sensors target renewable energy applications.
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Inclination Sensors target renewable energy applications.

Designed to measure deviation on horizontal axis up to 360°, Inclination Sensors provide 0.1°C accuracy, resolution of 0.01°, and temperature drift of just 0.01%/10 K, making them suitable for precise position control and continuous positioning of rotational movements in critical applications. Units are based on capacitive measuring principle and are equipped with liquid-based...

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Non-Contacting Rotary Position Sensors increase product lifespan.
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Non-Contacting Rotary Position Sensors increase product lifespan.

Utilizing magnetic Hall EffectÂ- technology, AMS22U and AMM20B help increase product lifespan and reliability of applications in rugged environments. Single-turn AMS22U, with rotational life of up to 100 million cycles, features factory-programmable electrical angle from 10° to 360° and 1/8 in. shaft supported by dual ball bearings. With rotational life of up to...

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Non-Contact Position Sensor combines small size, high resolution.
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Non-Contact Position Sensor combines small size, high resolution.

Featuring proprietary induction technology principle, Blade20 micro sensor allows measurement of linear and shallow-arc motion as well as long-stroke measurement. Solid-state sensor, sealed to IP68 to prevent dust or water ingress, features 2-part modular construction that assists engineers in retrofit applications. Technology offers 12-bit resolution capable of data sampling at speeds up to 15...

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Non-Contact Rotary Position Sensor consumes 300 µA at 3.3 V.
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Non-Contact Rotary Position Sensor consumes 300 µA at 3.3 V.

Operating from 1.8–5.5 V supply, Contelec Vert-X 21 LP Series can be ordered as 3-wire angle sensor or programmable version with up to 2 switch outputs, custom measurement angle, start- and end-point settings, custom characteristic curve and/or sense of rotation. Products offer 0° to 360° measurement range, 12-bit resolution, repeatability to 0.1°, and max hysteresis of...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Ligament Balancing TKA Insert provides real-time information.

Designed for improving total knee arthroplasty (TKA) surgeries, Force Check Knee Replacement Smart Insert provides real-time condyle contact pressure (force) as well as contact location and contact patch movement tracking throughout flexion test. Orthopedic knee alignment product features FDA-approved Bluetooth 4 low energy technology and FDA-approved plastics technology and can readily adapt to...

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Proximity Sensors detect ferrous metals.

Requiring only presence of metal to operate, PRX+11200, 11300, and 11400 can be activated from multiple sides withoutÂ- magnet or power source. Steel sensors have hermetically sealed contacts, making them immune to oxidation, dust, and particles. Featuring standard hole spacing, heavy-duty mounting flange, and adjustable trip point, units are suited for limit sensing,...

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Vision Sensor combines inspection and positioning.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Vision Sensor combines inspection and positioning.

Available in white or IR ring light option,Â- Inspector PI50 contains expanded toolbox for object location and positioning based on taught-in pattern, free-form, and line/polygon object shapes. Unit also provides tools for quality inspection such as blob, pattern, edge, and pixel counting inspection. With Inspector PI50, users can build their own operator's interface with sensor's web API,...

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