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Balluff to Display Sensor-based Error Proofing Solutions at IMTS
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Balluff to Display Sensor-based Error Proofing Solutions at IMTS

Florence, KY, (June, 2006): Balluff, a leading provider of sensor-based productivity and parts quality error-proofing solutions for the machine tool industry, will be displaying ways of increasing parts quality and system productivity using sensors at Booth number D-4337 at IMTS. Using sensors in creative and innovative ways is fast becoming one of the principle ways leading companies can reach...

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Position Sensor suits Industrial Ethernet applications.
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Position Sensor suits Industrial Ethernet applications.

R-Series EtherCAT can be used with 1-5 magnets to document position, velocity, acceleration, as well as customer-specific smart functionality. Position resolution is accurate to 1 Â-µm, speed to 0.2 mm/s, and sensor update time is 100 µs. RH Model is capable of hydraulic or pneumatic in-cylinder operation at 5,000 psi continuous and rated IP 67 for stroke lengths up to 300 in., while...

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Mini Light Curtain Sensor detects small, fast moving parts.
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Mini Light Curtain Sensor detects small, fast moving parts.

Digital optical line sensor, ParCon ZADM 034P, projects continuous 24 mm wide parallel beam to reflector, permitting detection of moving parts as small as 0.5 mm. Able to detect and count metallic and non-metallic objects at processing rates in excess of 0.25 ms, mini light curtain sensor has minimum output pulse length of 10 ms and max scanning rate of 4 kHz. Users can program minimum object...

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Hall Sensors offer alternative to micro-switches.
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Hall Sensors offer alternative to micro-switches.

Providing contactless detection of position and speed, HAL® 2xy Sensors are immune to mechanical abrasion and are not prone to environmental contaminants such as vibration, shock, dirt, humidity, and high temperatures. Units can function with unstable voltage supplies and are resistant to high-frequency EMF. Available in TO 92UA and SOT 89B packages, sensors operate from -40 to +125°C...

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Time-to-Digital Converter Chip offers 10 ps resolution.

With measurement range up to 40 µsec, Model TDC-GPX allows distance measuring accuracy of ±1 mm rms to range of 1,500 m for laser range finders, radar, medical imaging scanners, ultrasonic flow meters, and navigation systems. Four selectable modes include 81 psec resolution with 0 to endless measurement range, and 10 psec resolution with 100 nsec to 10 µsec range. Power consumption from...

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Transducer combines all ATEX and IECEx approvals.

Featuring integral pneumatic relay and explosion proof rated housing, Type i2P-100 electro-pneumatic transducer converts milliamp input signals to a switch-selectable proportional pneumatic output signal. Dip switch allows output range of 3-30 psi. Transducer features free-flow, pilot stage design with large internal air passages, while plug-in converter module balances parts symetrically around...

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ACG RFID Readers Now NFC-Enabled

Walluf, 11.05.2006 - ACG Identification Technologies, a leading component and technology supplier in the smart card and RFID markets, announces that it has added Near Field Communication (NFC) support to its HF mifare Easy and HF Multi ISO reader families. NFC operates over short distances and enables electronic devices such as cell phones and PDAs to connect with each other and share information...

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Rotary Sensors measure just 13 x 20 mm.
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Rotary Sensors measure just 13 x 20 mm.

Based on vertical Hall technology, Series RSC 1300 features cross structure that is affixed to silicon chip to provide 360° measurements with 10-bit resolution. Miniature non-contact sensors support maximum rotating speed of 10,000 rpm with sample rate of 10,000 kHz. Measuring 0.51 diameter x 0.8 in. long, units are housed in stainless steel and sealed to IP65. Applications include...

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Position Sensors provide synchronous serial interface.
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Position Sensors provide synchronous serial interface.

Tempsonics® Magnetostrictive R-Series includes options for 7,500 kHz update rates and position accuracy as low as ±20 microns. Internal measurement error-checking routine ensures immunity to shock and vibration. Featuring double-shielded design, field adjustable sensors come standard with IP67 housing and visual diagnostic LEDs. CANbus and Profibus DP industrial network sensors can...

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