draw-wire position sensor / hybrid potentiometer / with analog output / CANopen
SX50 series WayCon Positionsmesstechnik GmbH



  • Type:


  • Technology:

    hybrid potentiometer

  • Output signal:

    with analog output, CANopen, with SSI interface, PROFIBUS, EtherCAT, with potentiometric output

  • Other characteristics:

    compact, rugged, economical, IP67, IP65

  • Applications:

    for mobile hydraulics, industrial, for cylinders, for harsh environments, for machine tools, for hydraulic applications, for automotive applications, for small spaces, for robotics, long-range, for fluid power applications, OEM applications

  • Measuring range:

    Min.: 50 mm

    Max.: 1,250 mm


The draw wire position transducer is designed for industrial applications. The instrument is compact in size and has short assembly time. The device is also easy to customize and hence offers economical solution for various industrial uses. It uses SX sensor technology. The cost effective device lets its measuring target to achieve both a high acceleration and motion speed.

The draw wire position transducer is made using very high quality material. It is suitable for use in rugged work conditions. Its housing can be customized. The device is also available with mounting service of encoder on site.