Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

ADT Significantly Cuts Retail RFID Deployment Costs with Sensormatic® iREAD(TM) Technology Breakthrough

o EPCglobal Gen 2-Based Platform Reduces Deployment Complexity and Cost o Leading German Retailer Karstadt to Realize Faster Benefits and Investment Returns Dasseldorf, Germany - December 6, 2007 - Today ADT radically improves the economics of in-store, item-level radio frequency identification (RFID) deployments, reducing reader requirements by up to 90 percent and capital costs by up to 60...

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A-Metrics, LLC and SEO Precision, Inc. Announced a Partnership to Advance Fast Steering Mirror Technology

November 19, 2007 A-Metrics, LLC and SEO Precision, Inc. have announced a partnership to advance fast steering mirror (FSM) technology with order of magnitude" accuracy increases for laser guidance products with many government and commercial applications. Executives in the partnering organizations said their electro-optical solutions will dramatically improve the current technology and vastly...

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API Nanotronics Receives Order from Major U.S. Defense Contractor

Total Potential Value of Contract Could Exceed $3.8 Million API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIO) ( API") (the "Company"), a leading supplier of electronic components and nanotechnology research and development to the defense and communications sectors, announced today that its TM Systems division received a contract extension from a long standing defense customer. The contract includes an option...

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Linear Accelerometer is available in 4 x 4 x 1.5 mm package.

Suited for battery-powered and space-constrained portable devices, Model LIS344AL features 3-axis sensing capabilities and built-in self-test facility that allows users to verify both mechanical and electrical parts of device. Accelerometer estimates acceleration values at low noise level, and offers full-scale output range of ±3.5 g and up to 10,000 g shock survivability. MEMS solution...

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MTS Sensors Ensure Precision in Friction Stir Welding Application

R-Series with SSI provides accuracy in positioning to MTS Systems... CARY, N.C. (October 10, 2007) - MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division is providing the R-Series SSI encoder position sensor to its parent company MTS Systems for the ISTIR Advanced Friction Stir Welding development system, the first fully instrumented friction stir welding system capable of performing load-controlled welds along...

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Terberg Develop New RFID Product

Terberg Matec UK Ltd. are pleased to announce their new OMNI-ID RFID product that integrates perfectly with their dynamic bin lift range. The OMNI-ID system represents a logical development and natural extension to the current range of bin lift and weighing products. The development of the Terberg OMNI-ID product provides the customer with the opportunity to procure a truly integrated dynamic...

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Rotary Position Sensors utilize touchless technology.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Rotary Position Sensors utilize touchless technology.

Suited for mobile and harsh environments, RSC Series features non-contact technology with rotating shaft, while Vert-x E Series has no shaft, but includes round position marker that mounts separately from detecting sensor component. Sensors offer programmable angular range to 360° and resolution to 14 bits. They range from miniature units measuring 13 mm dia for use in tight applications to...

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Honeywell Force and Rotary Torque Sensors Make European Debut

Solutions to Measure Forces Applied to Elevator, Aileron and Rudder Flight Control Systems MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 12, 2007 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today introduced its linear force and rotary torque sensors. These environmentally sealed devices comprise integral load cells and signal conditioning electronics and are designed to replace existing flight control linkages and control cable quadrants in...

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Hall-Effect Position Sensors suit high-volume applications.

Equipped with built-in regulator for stable operation over 4.5-24 Vdc supply voltage, SS40F/SS40G Bipolar Position Sensors provide level of compensation for magnetic changes over range of temperatures, while SS41F/SS41G are for general-purpose applications. Internal circuitry prevents sensor damage in case supply voltage polarity is accidentally reversed. F-suffix versions are factory tested at...

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Compact, Dual-Axis Tilt Sensor is accurate to 0.1 degree.

Offered in 9.2 x 9.2 x 3.9 mm laminate-based LGA package, ADIS16209 programmable MEMS inclinometer provides fully compensated direct angle output. It measures dual-axis tilt with less than 0.1° linear inclination error across ±30° range when mounted horizontally and also supports vertically mounted single-axis implementation over 360° range. Along with SPI port, features...

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