Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensors detect position of pistons in pneumatic cylinders.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensors detect position of pistons in pneumatic cylinders.

Available in NPN and PNP outputs, Magnetic Cylinder Sensors provide discrete output regarding end-of-stroke position of pistons in pneumatic cylinders. Five different C- and T-slot models are available for use in round cylinders and cylinders with tie-rods. IP67-rated housing withstands harsh and wet end-use environments. Featuring cable or fly-lead connectors and 3-30 Vdc supply range,...

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Magnetic Position Sensors feature miniature design.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic Position Sensors feature miniature design.

Providing 3 V supply voltage capability, Model SS361RT comes in miniature SOT-23 surface mount package utilizing tape and reel format, while Model SS461R features flat TO-92 style package. Bipolar latch, Hall-Effect sensors are suited for variety of applications, including speed sensing, flow rate sensing, brushless DC motors, medication dispense control, electric window lifts, and convertible...

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Rotary Position Sensor and Long-Stroke Position Sensors Featured in DesignFax Online
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Rotary Position Sensor and Long-Stroke Position Sensors Featured in DesignFax Online

January 10, 2009 Contact-free DC-operated rotary position sensors Macro Sensors introduces a new series of contactless, fractional-turn, rotary position sensors that provide an absolute output proportional to shaft rotation over a total range of up 120°. The RSE 1500 Series Rotary RVDT Position Sensors are ideal for measuring the angular displacement of rotating elements such as...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors are designed for use in off-road vehicles.

Constructed entirely of stainless steel and hermetically sealed to IEC standard IP-68, LP 750 Series Frictionless Position Sensors suit hydraulic cylinder and valve position sensing within off-road vehicles, farm equipment, and construction equipment including cranes and forklifts. Sensors' 5 Vdc input works with micro-controlled-based systems and allows signal processing electronics to be...

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Line Array Sensors feature diffuse mode.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Line Array Sensors feature diffuse mode.

Suited for harsh environments where dirt and dust can interfere with retro-reflective sensors, Series AT20 comes in 2 variants that are specifically designed for edge detection/positioning in web guide applications and for diameter measurement of targets on flat surfaces. Sensors include white LED light source that helps identify black/white and minimal grayscale contrasts between target and...

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Single Device combines 4 forms of position measurement.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Single Device combines 4 forms of position measurement.

Integrating 4 sensing solutions in one package, Azimuth Pointing System (APS) suits any application requiring precise location, position, or orientation measurement. It can be used to measure true north azimuth with GPS-based compass, elevation angle with integrated tilt sensor, location with on-board GPS, and distance with optional TruPulse laser rangefinder. Product is not affected by...

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High Pressure and Chemically Resistant LVDTs Enhance Performance of Extensometers Used to Monitor Structural Integrity of Offshore Platforms
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High Pressure and Chemically Resistant LVDTs Enhance Performance of Extensometers Used to Monitor Structural Integrity of Offshore Platforms

Pennsauken, NJ, January 16, 2009 - To ensure the ongoing stability of offshore drilling platforms, the structural integrity of production risers, catenary risers, tendons and platform legs and braces are constantly monitored. Macro Sensors (www.macrosensors.com), specialists in the manufacture of LVDT-based linear position sensors and gaging probes, designed a pressure-balanced, oil-filled and...

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Displacement Transducers have virtually frictionless movement.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Displacement Transducers have virtually frictionless movement.

Useful for measuring displacement of soft, pliable materials, AML/SGD Series strain gauge displacement transducers offer stroke lengths from 0-5 to 0-100 mm. Internal construction ensures smooth, frictionless movement of inner core, resulting in minimal resistance and providing accuracy of ±0.1%. Design is based on 4-arm active Wheatstone Bridge, with nominal impedance of 350 ohms, which...

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