Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Position Sensor features compact length of 1.44 in.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Position Sensor features compact length of 1.44 in.

Designed to fit into small mobile hydraulic cylinders, Temposonics® MS linear position sensor provides measuring range of 1.97-78.7 in. and is rated for up to 100 G of shock and 15 G of vibration. Suited for harsh environments, such as in construction, agriculture, and other off-highway machinery, embeddable magnetostrictive mobile hydraulic sensor offers non-contact measurement and...

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Ultrasonic Sensors detect solid, powder, or liquid media.
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Ultrasonic Sensors detect solid, powder, or liquid media.

Able to see targets independent of color, transparency, surface texture, or ambient conditions, ultrasonic sensors offer sensing ranges up to 19.7 ft. They are based on acoustic wave technology and can be used in automated and process applications to detect presence of targets or to measure distance from selected objects. Available in variety of tubular and block style housings, sensors have IP65...

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Magnetostrictive Sensors suit metal industry applications.
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Magnetostrictive Sensors suit metal industry applications.

Available with various interfaces and compatible with POWERLINK protocols, R-Series survives harsh environments of metalforming applications. Position and velocity measurements can be provided for up to 4 locations on sensor. Position-sensing resolution, as low as 1 micron, can be adjusted at factory or in field, and linearity correction option improves non-linearity specification within...

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Hall Effect Sensor has 10-million cycle rotational life.
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Hall Effect Sensor has 10-million cycle rotational life.

As non-contact, single-turn, Hall Effect position sensor, MagnePot Model 6120 features low mechanical torque with programmable electrical angle from 5°-360°. Three standard configurations are available with 1/8 or Â-¼ in. shafts and ¼ or 3/8 in. bushings; custom models are also offered. Ranging from linear to non-linear, multiple factory-programmable output profiles are...

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Inclination Sensors include CANopen interface.
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Inclination Sensors include CANopen interface.

With Series F99 Sensors, users can configure and monitor incline or tilt angle of machine elements or equipment platforms in single or dual axis applications, from 0-360° with accuracy of ±0.5°, via CANopen interface. Units feature metal mounting brackets, outdoor IP68/69k rating, and either 4-20 mA or 0-5 Vdc analog outputs. Operating from -40 to 85°C, sensors have power...

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Hall-Effect Digital Position Sensors have omnipolar design.
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Hall-Effect Digital Position Sensors have omnipolar design.

Operated by north or south pole of magnetic field from permanent magnet or electromagnet, SS351AT/SS451A sensors eliminate need for magnet polarity to be identified. They operate from 3-24 Vdc and up to 302°F and offer built-in reverse polarity protection. While SS351AT is subminiature SOT-23 SMT device available on tape and reel, SS451A is supplied in leaded, flat TO-92 package. Thermally...

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Line Sensor offers measuring distance of 0-200 mm.
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Line Sensor offers measuring distance of 0-200 mm.

With measuring frequency up to 1 kHz and resolution up to 0.1 mm, ParCon Line Sensor enables web edges in packaging, textile, or paper industry to be measured precisely and positioned exactly. Additionally, object widths can be determined, regardless of objects' position within measuring field. Measuring 34 x 16.5 x 67 mm, sensor contains sender, receiver, optics for creating parallel beam, and...

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Emerson's Smart Wireless Network Uses New Fisher® Wireless Position Monitors to Help Harcros Chemicals Monitor Isolated, Manual Valves
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Emerson's Smart Wireless Network Uses New Fisher® Wireless Position Monitors to Help Harcros Chemicals Monitor Isolated, Manual Valves

Wireless units help Kansas facility avoid three product-release incidents and save $75,000. AUSTIN, TEXAS (October 28, 2009) - Emerson Process Management's network of Fisher® wireless position monitors is helping Harcros Chemicals in Kansas City, Kansas monitor valves previously unconnected to the plant's control system. The Fisher position monitors are components of Emerson's Smart...

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Capacitec Non-Contact Gap Sensors Systems Offer Reliable Performance in Critical Aircraft Assembly and Coating Applications
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Capacitec Non-Contact Gap Sensors Systems Offer Reliable Performance in Critical Aircraft Assembly and Coating Applications

October 26, 2009, Ayer, MA, USA -Capacitec, Inc. (Capacitec) (www.capacitec.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of non-contact capacitive displacement, gap and parallelism sensing technologies for scientific and industrial customers, has announced the successful application of non-contact gap sensor systems within aircraft assembly, slot die coating and aircraft engine and power...

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Ultra-Compact Laser Displacement Sensor weighs only 65 g.

Suited for mounting on robot heads and linear slides/cylinders, CD33 features sub-pixel processing for micron-accurate detection of all materials from white ceramic to black rubber. Self-contained unit provides variety of control outputs including digital and analog, as well as Serial communication for direct connection to PC and PLCs. With ±0.1% F.S. linearity, sensor is suited for...

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