Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensor targets servo control applications in automation.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensor targets servo control applications in automation.

R-Series SSI encoder position sensor features resolution as low as 0.00004 in., factory- or field-adjustable from 1-100 Â-µm, with built-in measurement non-linearity correction for accuracy as low as ±10 µm. Hydraulic rod and external mount sensing packages can be used with conventional magnets, while custom matched precision markers achieve as low as ±20 µm...

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Position Sensors suit servo control applications.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors suit servo control applications.

Based on Tempsonics® magnetostrictive sensing technology, R-Series SSI Encoder Position Sensors features 1 micron resolution, which is factory or field adjustable from 1-100 Â-µm. Units offer optional data update rate of 240 µsec synchronized with external control clock, regardless of stroke, with as few as 16 µsec between measurement data clock cycles. Available with...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic Cylinder Sensor has 2 programmable switching points.

Model MZ2Q provides 2-fold final position detection of pneumatic cylinders and precise detection of different gripper positions. Unit can be taught to detect beginning stroke and end stroke positions over 2 in. stroke size. Featuring IP67 enclosure rating, sensor comes in 2 m (4-wire) and M8 (4-pin) versions and can be completely recessed in T-slot. It is suited for variety of tasks in automation...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Control Sensor delivers wireless position tracking.

Insensitive to environmental light, Leica T-Mac offers operation measurement volume up to 98 ft with acceptance angles of ±45° pitch, ±45° yaw, and 360° roll. Sensor can be mounted on moving robots, machines, or parts whose position needs to be monitored in 6 DoF space. Point rate output is 1,000 points/sec backed by 2 sigma length measurement accuracy of 60 microns...

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Linear Displacement Transducer handles extreme conditions.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Displacement Transducer handles extreme conditions.

Offering absolute continuous position feedback, IP68-rated GEMCO® 953D Series Vmax(TM) Transducer is shock resistant to 1,000 Gs and vibration-resistant to 30 Gs. Utilizing magnetostrictive technology, digital unit offers measuring range up to 300 in. and power supply voltages from 7-30 Vdc. Tri-color LED indicator verifies proper operation and diagnostics for troubleshooting, while power...

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Magnetic Angle Sensor provides 0-360° measurement.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic Angle Sensor provides 0-360° measurement.

Measuring Â-½ in. dia with overall length of less than 2 in., Model PRAS1 uses position magnet to provide contact-free and wear-free angular measurements. Unit has typical resolution of 0.1° and yields analog signal through use of D/A converter. Featuring M12 industrial housing rated up to IP68, sensor produces 4-20 mA, 0.5-4.5 V, and 0.5-10 V analog outputs. It is suited for use in...

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Position Sensors feature spring loaded design.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors feature spring loaded design.

Available in ranges of 0.100-4.00 in., GHSE/GHSER 750 Series offers max linearity error of +0.10% of FS output. Units consist of spring-loaded sleeve bearing that results in measurement repeatability of 0.000025 in. Electrical termination of GHSE 750 is made through sealed axial connector, while electrical termination for GHSER 750 is through radially mounted sealed connector. Operating from...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Comprehensive RFID Solutions Now Available from Tyco Electronics

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Feb. 21, 2007 - Tyco Electronics Corporation has unveiled the industry's most comprehensive line of end-to-end RFID solutions. Building on the broad technologies in the company's portfolio, the Tyco Electronics solution set includes RFID tags, inlays, readers, antennas, and software solutions. "Tyco Electronics has all the critical hardware and software building blocks for...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Miniature Hall-Effect Linear Sensors are user-programmable.

Offered in TO-92 or SOT-23W packages, A138xELHLT-T series features one-time programmable read-only memory that lets users optimize device in finished sensor assembly. Sensitivity may be finely adjusted around 4 predetermined nominal values of 2.5, 3.1, 5.0, or 7.0 mV/G through series of voltage pulses on output of either 3-lead package. Along with dynamic offset cancellation, features include...

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Surface Mount Audio Alert features disposable design.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Surface Mount Audio Alert features disposable design.

Measuring 12 x 12 x 6 mm with internal drive, electro-mechanical Model TRSIE-1105 provides sound output of 90 dBA min at frequency of 2,400 ±500 Hz and is available in voltage specifications of 5 or 12 Vdc at 15 or 20 mA, respectively. Operating temperature is -20 to +70°C, and packaging is PC plastic with black as standard color. Alert is suited for medical portable field service...

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