Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Rotary Position Sensor features programmable switch function.

Operating from -40 to +150°C, non-contact Model PSC-360's switching point can be programmed at any angle and can also be used as indicator for multi-turn applications. Hall Effect magnetic sensor incorporates on and off positions that provide secondary position verification for optimal safety. With fully sealed magnet and electronics encapsulated in molded plastic, IP67-rated unit is...

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LVDT Displacement Transducers are submersible to 7,500 ft.
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LVDT Displacement Transducers are submersible to 7,500 ft.

Designed for use in seawater and other submersible environments, including many corrosive liquids, LWU series transducers are available with stroke lengths from 0.5-4 in., linearity of ±1%, and operating temperature of -40 to 140°F. AC/AC unit LWU60X offers V/V output, while DC/DC models LWU61X and LWU65X provide outputs from ±5 or 0-10 Vdc and 4-20 mA, respectively. Made of 316...

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Macro Sensors Linear Position Sensors Offer Shortened Body Length, Environmental Resistance Ideal for Hydraulic Applications
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Macro Sensors Linear Position Sensors Offer Shortened Body Length, Environmental Resistance Ideal for Hydraulic Applications

Pennsauken, NJ, February 1, 2010... Position feedback devices are commonly implemented in hydraulic applications for monitoring the performance accuracy of actuators and cylinders to improve operational efficiencies. The environment in which the embedded sensor must survive can be problematic. The hydraulic fluid is under high pressures and temperatures and the actuators and cylinders typically...

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Position Sensor mounts single-handedly in C-groove cylinders.
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Position Sensor mounts single-handedly in C-groove cylinders.

Measuring 2.9 x 4.6 x 18 mm, BIM-UNR magnetic position sensor mounts within C-groove cylinders with no accessories required. It incorporates 1.5 mm hexagon mounting screw to securely mount sensor, and screw is located near cable exit to ensure sensor remains fastened even if cable is pulled. Active sensing element is located at bottom of groove to provide reliable detection on short-stroke...

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Gauging LVDT has operating temperature between -40° to 212°F.
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Gauging LVDT has operating temperature between -40° to 212°F.

Constructed of stainless steel, Model LPS60X AC/AC LVDT is designed for precision displacement and position measurement for quality assurance applications in industrial environments. Unit measures displacement from ±0.02-±0.2 in., with 0.25% linearity, and infinite resolution. Model features 6 ft integral polyurethane insulated cable, resistant to oils and chemicals. Mounting...

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Universal Inclinometer features CANopen networking.
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Universal Inclinometer features CANopen networking.

Providing output via CAN bus, RS232 port, or as three 0-5 V signals, IP67 rated AX06025X series measures inclination angle in 2 orthogonal sensing directions in range up to ±90Â-º, or in one direction ±180º when installed vertically. Series also supports SAE J1939 CAN interface (AX0602XX), which is configurable using Axiomatic Electronic Assistant® programming tool....

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Yaw Position Transducer is engineered for wind turbines.
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Yaw Position Transducer is engineered for wind turbines.

Based on modular sensor and control technology, MR200W series monitors position, direction, speed, and cable twist while providing necessary feedback to directional motor drive and brake control system. Multifunctional unit can integrate any combination of geared limit switches, rotary encoder, resolver, or potentiometer. For increased accuracy, unit can be supplied with external anti-backlash...

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Compass Chip provides positioning for handheld devices.

Housed in 3 x 3 x 0.9 mm surface-mounted chip, 3-axis Model HMC5883 delivers up to 1° heading accuracy, enabling directional pointing and location features in consumer electronics. Device includes built-in offset cancellation circuit and auto calibration software, as well as 3-axis AMR sensors, signal conditioning and amplification circuitry, 12-bit ADC, and I2C serial bus interface. IC has...

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Linear Position Sensors Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of Down Hole Drilling Equipment
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Linear Position Sensors Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of Down Hole Drilling Equipment

Macro Sensors (www.macrosensors.com), US-based manufacturer of LVDT Linear Position Sensors and Rotary Position Sensors and Transducers, is serving the petroleum industry with LVDT-based linear position sensors that are used for position feedback control of down hole drilling equipment such as bore scopes that measure the ID of the drilled hole. The LVDT linear position sensors for down hole...

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Digital Position Sensors feature built-in pull-up resistor.
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Digital Position Sensors feature built-in pull-up resistor.

Model SS345PT Unipolar Hall-effect Digital Position Sensors respond to single north pole while SS445P units respond to single south pole. Both sensors include open collector output with built-in pull-up resistor that interfaces with common electronic circuits. Operating from 2.7-7 Vdc supply, they are operated by magnetic field from permanent magnet or electromagnet. Products are suited for...

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