Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensor features flexible, paper-thin design.

Measuring just 0.008 in. thick, FlexiPot(TM) Linear Potentiometer provides ±2% linearity error, ±1% full scale repeatability, and spatial resolution of less than 2% of full scale. Device is available in high-temperature version, capable of withstanding temperatures up to 420°C. FlexiPot is suited for design engineers looking to incorporate position sensor as user interface in...

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Tilt and Vibration Sensor consumes 100 nA when fully active.
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Tilt and Vibration Sensor consumes 100 nA when fully active.

Measuring 1.95 mm dia x 3.6 mm long, SQ-MIN-200 Omnidirectional Tilt and Vibration Sensor offers motion detection to size-constrained devices such as RFID tags, GPS trackers, pet monitors, Bluetooth ear pieces, wrist watches, and hearing aids. Micromechanical sensor operates over industrial temperature range and draws less current than self-discharge of CR2032 coin cell. Able to fit on standard...

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Raytheon's Multi-Spectral Targeting System Delivers High-Definition Image Capability

MCKINNEY, Texas -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is upgrading sensors with enhanced target location accuracy and high-definition imaging. This is an important upgrade for our Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems family of sensors as we continue to provide high-performance, state-of-the-art technology for the warfighter," said Tim Carey, vice president for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance...

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Non-Contact Linear Position Sensor mounts in cylinder.
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Non-Contact Linear Position Sensor mounts in cylinder.

Comprised of rod-style sensors intended for integration within hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, TIM Series comes in nominal stroke lengths from 50-2,500 mm and operates under pressure to 350 bar with peaks to 530 bar. Magnetic pick-up position marker is mounted on application's piston rod. Shock and vibration ratings are 100 g and 25 g, respectively, and independent linearity is less than or...

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Stainless Steel Tape Position Sensor has 6.5 ft measurement range.
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Stainless Steel Tape Position Sensor has 6.5 ft measurement range.

Measuring 2 x 2 x 3.3 in., POSITAPE® WB10ZG series stainless steel tape position sensor has enclosure rated IP65, is shock resistant to 100 G for 11 msec, and vibration resistant to 20 G, 10 Hz to 2 kHz, for 10 cycles. Position transducer is available with 0.5-4.5 V, 0.5-10 V, and 4-20 mA analog outputs or SSI, CANopen, or CAN SAE J1939 digital outputs. In areas where icing can occur, flat,...

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Testing String Potentiometer survives harsh wet environments.

Featuring ruggedized measuring cable designed for demands of flight and automotive crash tests, MT3A is offered with 3, 9, 15, and 30 in. stroke ranges and has 3 cable tension options for tests up to 90 G. Linear position test sensor, built to withstand outdoor conditions and operate from -40 to +250°F, is available with rugged aluminum sensor cover option and incorporates o-ring seals....

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Complete Packages for Production Monitoring
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Complete Packages for Production Monitoring

Marlboro - Quality monitoring is constantly increasing in importance in modern production. The metrology technology specialist HBM offers a comprehensive range of products in the Industrial Process Control (IPC) sector for various applications, for example, switch checks or monitoring of press-fit or forming processes. These products range from sensors via amplifiers right up to the controllers...

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Pickled Fruit Manufacturer Slashes Set up Times and Improves Quality Control After Installing a Vacuum Measurement System for Jar Lids
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Pickled Fruit Manufacturer Slashes Set up Times and Improves Quality Control After Installing a Vacuum Measurement System for Jar Lids

A manufacturer of pickled fruits based in Kent has reduced set up times on three of its filling lines by more than 60 percent after installing a non-contact vacuum integrity measurement system for jar lids from Micro-Epsilon. Established in 1880, Bennett Opie is a private, family-owned business based in Sittingbourne, Kent. The company manufactures a wide range of products, including pickled...

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Position Monitor suits clam shell bucket applications.
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Position Monitor suits clam shell bucket applications.

Compatible with electrically, pneumatically, hydraulically, or manually driven shafts, SG1000E measures rotary movement up to 6 turns as well as repetitive linear movement. It come in explosion-proof NEMA 4X enclosure and suits rotary applications that require full-scale rotation and up to 6 full turns with full-scale sweep as small as 5.6°. Monitor can measure rotational position with...

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Miniature Linear Variable Displacement Transducer has rugged design.
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Miniature Linear Variable Displacement Transducer has rugged design.

Sensorex model SX9W3 is rugged, high-accuracy transducer with overall length of 26 mm and diameter of 9 mm. Featuring maximum linearity error of less than ±0.25% of full scale, with option to reduce to ±0.15%, unit operates in temperatures from -40 to +125°C. There are no wearable parts and unit offers infinite resolution, resistance to shock and vibration, and immunity to...

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