Rotary Encoders

Absolute Rotary Encoder utilizes TMR sensor technology.

Featuring Tunneling Magnetoresistance sensor technology, Model TMR3101 provides 360° contactless measurement for motor control, rotary position, and speed sensing in robotics, drones, smart meters, and liquid level meters. Digital magnetic encoder offers 10-bit continuous absolute mode output at 3,000 rpm or 1024-line incremental mode at 10,000 rpm. Housed in 5 x 5 x 0.9 mm LGA package,...

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Charge Accelerometer targets gas turbine applications.
Accelerometers

Charge Accelerometer targets gas turbine applications.

Equipped with UHT-12™ sensing element, Model 357A100 Differential Charge Accelerometer is suited for use in commissioning of nuclear power plants, condition monitoring of power generation and aviation gas turbines, and machinery protection in very high temperature environments. UHT-12™ crystal technology features sensitivity that remains consistent over wide temperature change, absence of...

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Differential Charge Accelerometer serves applications up to 900°F.
Accelerometers

Differential Charge Accelerometer serves applications up to 900°F.

Model 357A100, designed for use during gas turbine engine research and testing, has 3-hole mount and features UHT-12™ sensing element. UHT-12 crystal technology features absence of pyroelectric noise spikes up to 900°F, consistent sensitivity over temperature change, shear mode crystals isolated from base strain and transverse measurement errors, as well as total absence of oxygen...

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Medical Monitors

GlobalSense System Stirs Winds of Change for Atmospheric Monitoring

ALBANY, N.Y. - Mano NanoTechnologies, Inc. (MNT) has received the second phase of a Small Business Innovation Research contract from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to develop and demonstrate a new atmospheric monitoring system known as GlobalSense. The system features an ensemble of disposable airborne drifters, called environmental Motes or eMotes, that will be carried by...

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Iconic Tool Manufacturer Snap-on Inc. Awards 1st Place Rapid Continuous Improvement Award to Milwaukee, WI Plant
Motion Monitors

Iconic Tool Manufacturer Snap-on Inc. Awards 1st Place Rapid Continuous Improvement Award to Milwaukee, WI Plant

Lombard, IL- Overcoming stiff competition from other Snap-on facilities around the country, the Milwaukee Snap-on plant was awarded 1st place in the “Operations” category at the 2016 Snap-on RCI Convention, held Feb. 24th-26th. Peter Zinda the Manufacturing and Systems Analyst for the Milwaukee plant shared one of the secrets for their success, “We have been working with PortCNC and using...

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No Space is Too Small for These Miniature Sensor Units
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

No Space is Too Small for These Miniature Sensor Units

No Space is Too Small for These Miniature Sensor Units Even the largest manufacturing plants rely on small, specialized machines to function effectively. In fact, the more complex your operation becomes, the more likely you are to struggle with size and space restrictions. Tool and die makers, CNC machines and advanced robotics are especially prone to these limitations. Fortunately, we have a...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Six-Axis Combo Accelerometer-Gyro Sensors feature ULP design.

Respectively supplied in 3 x 3 x 0.9 mm, 16-pin LGA and 2.5x 3 x 0.9 mm, 14-pin LGA packages, KXG07 and KXG08 are 6-axis combo accelerometer-gyro sensors. Phase detection scheme enables full, high-speed operation of onboard accelerometer, gyroscope, and temperature sensor while consuming down to 0.2 mA. This allows always-on operation inÂ- motion sensing applications, including wearable...

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Magnetostrictive Position Sensor offers field serviceability.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetostrictive Position Sensor offers field serviceability.

Designed for use with hydraulic cylinders in mobile applications, externally threaded FMH Sensor features 2-part design that allows users to separate flexible sensing element and electronics from housing without opening hydraulic system. Sensor uses proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology to deliver ±0.2 mm typical resolution, repeatability of ±0.005% FS, and...

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AC Current Transducer monitors loads up to 400 A.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

AC Current Transducer monitors loads up to 400 A.

Available in both average responding and True RMS models, AT/ATR-FD Series delivers 4–20 mA analog signal proportional to AC current. Aperture with 1.31 in. inside diameter accommodates wire sizes for loads up to 400 A, facilitating feeding of wires through sensing window for easy installation, even in applications with multiple conductors/phase. Mounting on back panel or DIN rail, transducer...

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Magnetic DC Proximity Sensors have cylindrical form factor.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic DC Proximity Sensors have cylindrical form factor.

Featuring stainless steel shielded housings, M-series includes 10 modelsÂ- covering 8, 12, and 18 mm sizes. NPN or PNP models with normally-open (NO) or normally-closed (NC) outputs are available, and standard sensing distances range from 0–70 mm. Along with IP65/IP67 or IP68/IP69K ratings, features include built-in overload protection and attached 2 m axial cable or M8 or M12 connector....

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