Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Gripping, Checking, and Measuring

Intelligent sensors transform actuators to sensitive helpers in automation Sensors used in automation are essential organs of machines and plants. While gripping modules and other actuators performed pre-defined tasks in the past, today, they are intelligent and flexible helpers in the manufacturing process due to the use of intelligent sensors. They provide the plant with important information...

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Laser Distance Sensors detect objects regardless of color.
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Laser Distance Sensors detect objects regardless of color.

Available in 6 different models, IP69K-rated OADR 20 sensors feature corrosion resistant stainless steel housing with PMMA front screen designed for washdowns and harsh environments. They are offered in measuring ranges of 30-600, 50-300, and 100-600 mm, each range with either point beam for focused applications or line beam to monitor large areas and rough/uneven surfaces. Sensors offer...

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Smart Position Sensor operates in harsh environments.
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Smart Position Sensor operates in harsh environments.

SMART Position Sensor, 75 mm Linear Configuration, features non-contact design with 0.002 in. accuracy. It combines ASIC and array of magnetoresistive sensors to determine position of magnet attached to moving object. Air gap between sensor and magnet of up to 0.118 ±0.098 in. provides interface flexibility, while sealed packaging allows unit to resist shock, vibration, and extreme...

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Emerson's Smart Wireless Network Improves Carbon Reactivation Process at Calgon Carbon

WirelessHART(TM) network uses Rosemount® wireless temperature transmitters attached to a rotating kiln to deliver continuous information for instant response to process changes, enabling better heat control. AUSTIN, TEXAS - Emerson Process Management's Smart Wireless network using the WirelessHART(TM) communications standard is contributing to process improvements at the Calgon Carbon...

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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding
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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding

We developed this eBook with designers, engineers and purchasing specialists in mind. It is written to provide a basic understanding of plastic injection molding presses, processes and costs. Our goal is to make our customers more knowledgeable about what goes into making a plastic part.

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Dual Cylinder Position Sensor installs with single cable connection.
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Dual Cylinder Position Sensor installs with single cable connection.

Combining 2 high-accuracy cylinder position sensors through single cable connection, BIM-UNT dual sensor is designed for detecting long and short stroke cylinders in stamping, sorting, conveying, and other material handling applications. Low-profile sensor mounts in T-groove cylinders and active sensing area is located at end of sensor's housing, providing accurate piston end detection, even on...

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Displacement Sensors rely on magnetic method.
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Displacement Sensors rely on magnetic method.

Optimized for sensitivity, Magnetic Displacement Sensor (MDS) uses displacement measurement principle based on linear relationship between position of magnet and output signal. Use of printed coils eliminates dependency on semiconductor processes, facilitating customer-specific adaptations. With eddy current sensor as technological core, measuring ranges up to 60 mm can be achieved. PWM signal is...

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Optical Sensor detects small, fast-moving objects.
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Optical Sensor detects small, fast-moving objects.

Projecting continuous 24 mm wide beam of parallel light to reflector, Long-Range ParCon detects moving parts as small as 0.5 mm and measures metallic/non-metallic objects at processing rates up to 1 kHz with resolutions up to 0.1 mm. It is designed to detect material edges in applications such as packaging, textile manufacturing, and printing/graphics. Sender, receiver, and specialty optics are...

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Delphi Extends Its Engine Management Systems Range in Strategic Product Families

Delphi extends its coverage up to 80% by introducing more than 40 new part numbers in 3 product lines PARIS, France - Delphi is launching 40 new part numbers in three key product lines in EMS (Engine Management Systems) to meet rising demand for its OE-quality replacement EMS components. Extensions include ignition coils, mass air flow sensors, and manifold pressure sensors. Delphi's ignition...

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Delphi Planar Technology Gains Wide Acceptance

OE planar oxygen sensor technology allows upgrade for conical sensors on past models Results in SKU consolidation that saves customers inventory dollars and space LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Delphi, as one of only four Original Equipment (OE) manufacturers of oxygen sensors, has manufactured more than 250 million O2 sensors since 1974 and one out of every 10 vehicles globally carries a Delphi oxygen...

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Optical Position Sensor measures on straights and in corners.

With resolution up to 0.1 mm, Model OLM100 optical linear measurement sensor determines position by scanning barcodes printed on barcode tape at 3 cm intervals. Sensor orients itself using barcode tape installed along travel section measuring up to 10 km. Featuring rugged metal housing, LED-based sensor uses light beam and is specified for measuring distance from tape of 100 ±20 mm. It...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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