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

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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Wireless Position Monitor extends plant safety, performance.
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Wireless Position Monitor extends plant safety, performance.

Leveraging WirelessHART(TM) communications, Fisher® 4320 monitors and provides accurate position feedback from equipment such as valves, regulators, louvers, displacement and float level sensors, and relief valves in standard and hazardous area locations. Linkage-less device, adaptable to almost any application where percent of span is desired, employs non-contacting rotary and linear...

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Rotary Position Sensor is suited for angular measurement.
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Rotary Position Sensor is suited for angular measurement.

Designed for industrial and automotive applications in harsh and extended temperature range (-40 to +125) environments, SP5000 series uses conductive plastic technology in IP67-rated housing and offers choice of 104°, 117°, and 120° electrical angles. Heavy-duty sensor, rated to withstand vibration to 20 g, has working life of 4 million movements with operating speed up to 100...

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Capacitec High Temperature Non-Contact Displacement Sensors Offer Performance to +1000 °C in Manufacturing and Testing Applications
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Capacitec High Temperature Non-Contact Displacement Sensors Offer Performance to +1000 °C in Manufacturing and Testing Applications

October 15, 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 high-temperature non-contact displacement sensors within disc brake wear analysis, glass manufacturing...

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Hall-Effect Sensors feature low supply voltage of 2.7-7 Vdc.
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Hall-Effect Sensors feature low supply voltage of 2.7-7 Vdc.

Designed for high-volume, rotary sensing applications, SS311PT and SS411P bipolar Hall-effect digital position sensors feature built-in pull-up resistor for interfacing with common electronic circuits. SS311PT subminiature SOT-23 surface-mount package is supplied on tape and reel for automated pick and place assembly, while SS411P comes in leaded, flat TO-92 package. Applications include speed...

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Non-Contact Position Sensor offers 360° continuous rotation.
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Non-Contact Position Sensor offers 360° continuous rotation.

Supplied in 15.55 x 82 x 113 mm, through-hole, hollow shaft package, 8360 Series suits applications where space and mounting flexibility are critical. It can fit around or over shaft and distinguishes 0.088° increments of motion with accuracy of better than ±2 mechanical degrees at room temperature. Along with 12-bit resolution, features include redundant, dual analog outputs; IP65...

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Laser Sensor provides measuring rate of 750 Hz.
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Laser Sensor provides measuring rate of 750 Hz.

Available with RS422 port as well as analog current/voltage output, optoNCDT 1302 has trigger and teach-in input, which enables user to individually adjust measuring range. It features integrated peak evaluation, 3 stage adjustment of threshold setting, and swivelling cable connector. Suited for machine building and system integration, compact sensor with integrated controller installs in tight...

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Digital Position Sensors come in subminiature packages.
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Digital Position Sensors come in subminiature packages.

Respectively supplied in SOT-23 SMT and leaded, flat TO-92 packages, SS311PT and SS411P bipolar Hall-effect sensors operate from 2.7-7 Vdc supply voltage. Built-in pull-up resistor can interface with common electronic circuits and both models are operated by magnetic field from permanent magnet or electromagnet. They may be used in speed and RPM sensing, tachometers, flow-rate sensing, brushless...

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Linear Position Transducers handle 20g vibration, 150g shock.
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Linear Position Transducers handle 20g vibration, 150g shock.

Available in standard and Plus versions, Micropulse Generation 7 comes in analog rod style housing that offers IP68 protection for pre-wired cables (IP67 for connector models). Micropulse, the base offering, is backwards-compatible to Generation 5 products, while more advanced Micropulse Plus offers flexible output scaling and configuration via PC interface. Both offer stroke lengths to 300 in....

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