Proximity Sensors

Long Range Inductive Proximity Sensors are weld field immune.
Proximity Sensors

Long Range Inductive Proximity Sensors are weld field immune.

Weld-immune Factor 1+ sensors incorporate multi-coil design that enables sensing of all metals, ferrous and non-ferrous, at same distance without need to de-rate sensing distance based on target material. Suited for applications subject to magnetic interference from sources such as transformers, motors, drives, or welders, sensors have PTFE coating that helps protect against weld slag and weld...

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Forklift Collision Awareness System minimizes nuisance alarms.
Proximity Sensors

Forklift Collision Awareness System minimizes nuisance alarms.

Monitoring definable detection area with 4 adjustable IR and/or ultrasound sensors, CROSSING GUARD requires detection of 2 separate motions to trigger alarm. System also can detect presence of motionless individuals and sounds an audible alarm coupled with high-intensity LED light. Powered by solar panel that trickle-charges rechargeable DC battery from ambient warehouse light, CROSSING GUARD...

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Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Latest Technologies in Seven Product Categories at IIC China 2012

Company to Showcase Industry-Leading Capacitors, Inductors, Resistors, Diodes, Power MOSFETs, Power ICs, and Optoelectronics MALVERN, Pa. - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be showcasing the company's latest industry-leading solutions at IIC China 2012, taking place from Feb. 23-25 in Hall 1 of the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. Coinciding with the...

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Photoelectric Sensors offer long range, precise detection.
Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensors offer long range, precise detection.

Supplied in IP67 housing with glass lens, BOS 50K series suits installations where laser sensors may cause safety concerns or perform poorly due to airborne contaminants. Background suppression sensor, with visible red light emitter, can detect objects regardless of color and has 2 m range. Design aids setup, and potentiometer accelerates adjustment. Other members of this series include diffuse...

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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out
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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out

One of the best ways to make sure that your machinery stays up and running in the face of adversity is to make sure that it's properly sealed. Of course, it's not always easy to determine whether the integrity of your seals are up to par. How can you tell when you have a problem?

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TORC Robotics to Tackle High-Speed Autonomous Vehicle Navigation Challenges
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TORC Robotics to Tackle High-Speed Autonomous Vehicle Navigation Challenges

BLACKSBURG, VA - TORC Robotics has been subcontracted through the Robotics Technology Consortium (RTC) to develop an advanced sensor fusion system for the Department of Defense that will significantly increase high-speed obstacle detection range. This long-range obstacle detection, classification and prediction system will enhance autonomous navigation capabilities for unmanned ground vehicles...

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Miniature Proximity Sensors detect all metals from 3 mm away.
Proximity Sensors

Miniature Proximity Sensors detect all metals from 3 mm away.

Available in 8 mm dia models with barrel lengths as short as 35 mm, X-Series Pile Driver(TM) Extended Range Inductive Sensors have 100% stainless steel housings. Miniature sensors deliver 3 mm sensing range and feature single-piece machined barrel that is fully embeddable in steel. Black Armor(TM)-coated, weld-immune models are available to repel slag particles, and pig-tail connect versions...

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Continued Growth for Sensonics in China
Proximity Sensors

Continued Growth for Sensonics in China

Machine monitoring and protection specialists SENSONICS have recently completed a project for the Chongqing steel company in China. The contract for the supply and installation of Sentry G3 Protection Monitors and Proximity Probes was successfully completed in conjunction with Sensonics Shanghai based partners, Star Royal Industry & Engineering Co Ltd. The four new systems provide online...

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Universal Tubular Sensors offer background suppression.
Proximity Sensors

Universal Tubular Sensors offer background suppression.

Providing all functions of proximity, polarized retroreflex, and through beam, S50 Series is operated via IP67 sealed potentiometer, or using EASYtouch(TM) push-button teach system, which allows for automatic setting of switching points. Sensors come in flat plastic tubular housing, suited for M18 nut or screw mounting, or metal cylindrical housing featuring cable or M12 connection with EN...

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Proximity Sensors

Optical Sensor IC detects light like human eye.

Housed in 2 x 2 x 0.6 mm package, Model MAX44000 combines digital ambient-light and infrared proximity sensors. Device consumes 5 Â-µA when ambient sensor is enabled, and 7 µA when both sensors are activated, extending application's battery life. BiCMOS technology enables integration of 2 photodiodes and optical filter to reject UV and IR light, enabling IC to replicate optical...

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Proximity Sensors

austriamicrosystems Supplies Light Sensors in High Volume for Samsung Galaxy Smartphones

TAOS ambient light and proximity sensors enable extended battery life and improved user experience in four Galaxy models Unterpremstaetten, Austria (December 14, 2011) - austriamicrosystems (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs, today announced that the company is supplying high volumes of intelligent ambient light and proximity sensors for four...

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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience
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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience

PDS is an established leader in progressive die stamping, with a reputation for providing precision and value that dates back more than half a century. Through extensive capabilities and a staff of seasoned professionals, we set the standard for quality, delivering flexible services that can meet the needs of the most challenging requirements. See our video to learn more.

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