Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Rotary Position Sensor provides up to 1,000,000 cycles.

Featuring 2.1 mm slim profile, Model 3382 offers H pin style through-hole option and resistance values ranging from 2.5-100 KW. Unit's standard rotor slot accommodates 4 and 3.5 mm diameter D-shafts. RoHS-compliant sensor is suited for applications that require frequent adjustment, including navigation systems, automotive power seats and mirrors, portable electronic equipment, digital cameras,...

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Vision-Based Sensor offers 360° part rotation recognition.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Vision-Based Sensor offers 360° part rotation recognition.

Designed as extension of present sensor-based error proofing system, Sharpshooter provides part or feature presence/absence detection and inspection, position detection, plus dimension verification. All configured inspections are compensated for part rotation, and output logic functionality provides ability to link any tool or combination of tools to any output. Solution is capable of infinite...

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Macro Sensors Satisfies LVDT Requirements for Current and Legacy Turbine Installations
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Macro Sensors Satisfies LVDT Requirements for Current and Legacy Turbine Installations

Pennsauken, NJ, August 2, 2009... Macro Sensors, (www.macrosensors.com), a sensor company specializing in the manufacture of LVDT-based linear position sensors and gaging probes, offers a broad range of Linear Variable Differential Transducers (LVDTs) linear position sensors in various configurations and outputs to satisfy the requirements of both current and legacy turbine installations. The...

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New Noncontact Displacement Sensor for National Instruments CompactRIO System
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New Noncontact Displacement Sensor for National Instruments CompactRIO System

St. Paul, MN USA, July 31, 2009 - The new ECD140 sensor, scheduled for release in Q4 2009, will add displacement and position data to test, measurement, and control systems designed around National Instrument's CompactRIO architecture. Based on eddy-current (inductive) sensing technology, the new sensor provides displacement measurements of conductive targets with sub-micron resolutions and...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Automotive Position Sensor integrates SENT protocol.

Capable of operating over -40 to +150°C range, MLX90324 rotary position sensor IC suits under-hood applications. This CMOS Triaxis(TM) Hall sensor implements SENT (Single Edge Nibble Transmission) protocol directly on chip for reporting functions and is designed for contactless rotary position sensors. It also offers diagnostics of broken tracks for analog output operating modes along with...

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New Application Note Shows How Adding a Tiny Position Sensor to Existing Digital Still Cameras Reduces Power Use, Improves Autofocus and Zoom Performance

Victor, NY - July 30, 2009 - New Scale Technologies has released a new application note describing how lens systems in digital still cameras and video cameras can be improved with the addition of a tiny new position sensor. The company's TRACKER position sensors are small enough to fit into existing camera designs. The sensors can be used to either upgrade existing open-loop stepper motor...

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Position Sensor is designed for use in limited space areas.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensor is designed for use in limited space areas.

Available in 0.32 in. high and 1.10 in. wide industrial grade housing, maintenance-free non-contact linear position sensor PCFP25 series utilizes magnetostrictive sensing technology. Absolute position sensor is available with measurement range up to 18 ft, and provides analog outputs of 0-10 Vdc and 4-20 mA. Shock and vibration resistant sensor achieves IP64 protection rating, while 2 different...

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Hall Effect Position Sensors offer ±0.1% absolute linearity.
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Hall Effect Position Sensors offer ±0.1% absolute linearity.

These 12-bit sensors convert energy from magnetic field into electrical signal, enabling contact-less operation and yielding unlimited life cycles. Qualified to RTCA/DO-160F aircraft standards, products come in Â-½ in., 7/8 in., and 7/8 in. dual (double redundant) sizes. Degree of linearity is achieved via precision machining, chip-tuning capability, and electronic testing processes....

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Absolute Position Sensors
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Absolute Position Sensors

POSITAL Revolutionizes Analog Encoders Limited lifetime potentiometers and other more expensive rotary sensing solutions can be replaced by POSITAL's multi-turn MCD encoder with analog interface. Preset and user defined angular range (i.e. scaling) functionalities make installation a breeze. Outputs include Voltage (V) and Current (mA). Even unlike other analog encoders, the MCD employs deadband...

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