Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Capacitive Sensors integrate into data acquisition systems.

Using Virtual Instrument Drivers, Elite Series CPL190 and CPL290 sensors and MM190 Meter/Signal Processing Module can connect to LabView(TM) to retrieve measurements and control system functions. Units transmit data sheets and alert DAQ system if measurement is out of range or due for calibration. They include calibrated range indicator bar, selectable dual calibration, zero adjustment disable...

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String Pots are submersible in water.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

String Pots are submersible in water.

Featuring aluminum or SS housing, IP68 rated string pots are used to measure linear position, using flexible cable and spring-loaded spool. Units have linear measurement ranges of 2-1,700 in. (PT8000 and PT9000 models), and rotary ranges from 1/8-200 turns (RT8000 and RT9000 models). They can be specified with 100 ft of molded electrical cable, with potentiometer, 4-20 mA, or 0-10 Vdc output...

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New Distance Measurement Sensors Improve Production Processes
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New Distance Measurement Sensors Improve Production Processes

Customers are able to upgrade from simple detection to measurement applications where previously space and budget made it prohibitive Minneapolis, Minn. October 26, 2006 - SICK, one of the world's leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems and automatic identification products for industrial automation, today announced the launch of the DT10, DT20, DMT10-2 and DML40-2 Distance Measurement...

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MTS Temposonics® Sensors Help NASCAR® Teams Race Faster
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MTS Temposonics® Sensors Help NASCAR® Teams Race Faster

Temposonics® linear position sensor provides accuracy, durability in racing simulator... CARY, N.C (October 30, 2006) - MTS Corp., Sensors Division is supplying its Temposonics® position sensors to the K-RIG, a high performance data acquisition system that provides detailed information about NASCAR® racing cars' suspension systems. Designed by Livingston & Haven, a Charlotte, N.C.-based...

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Sensor offers absolute position output up to ±1,440°.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Sensor offers absolute position output up to ±1,440°.

Developed for automotive steering applications, digital angular position sensor offers analog, PWM, and CAN Bus outputs. With ±0.40% accuracy and 0.1° resolution, device features 12-bit resolution over 360° of rotation and life cycle of 25 million rotations, minimum, and operates at 5 V and between -40 to 125°C. Device also can be integrated with Magnetorque sensing...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Position Sensor suits wet environment applications.

With 3 discrete wires that allow sealing against wire insulation, C-Series Core Sensor operates using 5 V power supply and provides 0-5 Vdc or PWM output. Modular architecture enables addition of second electronics board for sensor operation at 12 V and provides additional protection circuitry for EMI immunity. Product is used in liquid or vapor laden environments such as small cutting,...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Iridium And Marlink Provide Satellite Data Links For Ice-Monitoring Buoy In Arctic Ocean

BETHESDA, Md. - October 16, 2006 - Iridium Satellite, in conjunction with its service provider Marlink, is providing two-way data communications with a remote unmanned buoy measuring ice thickness in the Arctic Ocean as part of a program aimed at detecting climate change at high latitudes. The Sea Ice Thickness Observation System (SITHOS) was developed by Christian Michelson Research (CMR), a...

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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, July 6, 2006.. 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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LVDT Position Sensors provide true 0-10 V output.
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LVDT Position Sensors provide true 0-10 V output.

Operating on 24 Vdc, SE 750 Series integrates with PLCs, digital indicators, A/D converters, computer-based DAQ systems, and QC data collection systems. Utilizing built-in electronics, units offer frictionless operation and dynamic response with dc input and precalibrated output. Sensors are available in 9 full scale ranges from 0.100-20.00 in. with max linearity error of less than or equal to...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Digital Signal Conditioner Board offers LVDT-to-PC solution.

Suited for in-situ transducer conditioning and distributed process measurements, single-channel CellMite® Model 4331 connects to standard AC LVDT transducer and simultaneously generates serial output for connection to PC and ±10 V output. Unit has on-board storage for up to 3 calibrated LVDTs, each with integrated 6-point calibration that can be used to linearize LVDT outputs....

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