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Non-contact position sensors | Choosing the right position sensor
There are five types of position sensor technology, each with its own advantages and disadvantages: Type of sensor Non-contact Advantages Disadvantages Notes Potentiometric High accuracy Inexpensive High wear and tear Sensitive to dust Sensitive to extreme temperatures  Linear or angular sensor LVDT or RVDT High accuracy Heavy duty Low sensitivity to harsh environments ...
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linear position sensor
linear position sensor
KI530A

... as required. The sensors can be used to easily replace currently installed sensors and used without IO-Link thanks to their backward compatibility he all-rounder for position and process ...

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ifm electronic
cylinder position sensor
cylinder position sensor
MK5, MR series

Cylinder sensors - Use on T-slot cylinders •Easy fit 'drop from the top' into a slot •Versions with connectors or connection cable •Moulded cable ensuring very good strain relief •High protection rating for the ...

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ifm electronic
cylinder position sensor
cylinder position sensor
MK53 series

Cylinder sensors - Use on C-slot cylinders •Exact switch point detection on short-stroke cylinders •Precise position detection thanks to short travel distance •Reliable detection of weak magnetic ...

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ifm electronic
angular position sensor
angular position sensor
MSAC200

Magnetic sensor MSAC200 absolute rotation with flexCoder technology With flexCoder technology, the MSAC200 can be flexibly adapted to the customer's design and provides precise absolute values with high installation ...

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SIKO GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MSA213K

Measuring range: 0 m - 16 m

high-resolution absolute, numerous interfaces, swivel-mounted plug Absolute position and speed data for automation and drive technology The demands on sensors for position detection ...

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SIKO GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MSC500

Measuring range: 0.1 mm - 2 mm
Measuring rate: 3.8 kHz - 1,250 kHz

Magnetic sensor MSC500 Compact sensor, incremental, digital interface, resolution 1 μm The MSC500 magnetic sensor has a large, multi-color status LED that makes commissioning and function ...

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SIKO GmbH
industrial position sensor
industrial position sensor
R-Series V RH / RP

Measuring range: 25 mm - 7,620 mm

R-Series V - the new generation R-Series V is the successor to our current fourth generation. The new sensors have higher resistance to vibration and high temperatures, are ready for Industry 4.0 and fit perfectly ...

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Temposonics
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
E-Series ET

Measuring range: 50 mm - 3,000 mm

Temposonics E-Series ET is the ideal solution for usage in hazardous areas and in high temperature applications with a small and compact housing. Global approvals: ATEX / IECEx / CEC / NEC Compact installation dimensions High ...

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Temposonics
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
T-Series TH

Measuring range: 25 mm - 7,620 mm

... the first linear position sensors in the industry to meet SIL 2 standards. In addition, they are fully compliant with NEC, CEC, ATEX and IECEx Class I, II, III Division 1, Division 2 and Zone 0/1, Zone ...

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Temposonics
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LI2000PO-Q25LMO-IOLX3-H1141

Measuring range: 2,000 mm
Supply voltage: 15 V - 30 V
Ambient temperature: -25 °C - 70 °C

Inductive Linear Position Sensor IO-Link Rectangular, aluminium / plastic Versatile mounting possibilities Measuring range displayed via LED Immune to electromagnetic interference Extremely ...

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TURCK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LI2000P0-Q25LM0-EUU5X3-H1151

Measuring range: 2,000 mm
Supply voltage: 15 V - 30 V
Ambient temperature: -25 °C - 70 °C

Inductive Linear Position Sensor Rectangular, aluminium / plastic Versatile mounting possibilities Measuring range displayed via LED Immune to electromagnetic interference Extremely short blind ...

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TURCK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LI100P1-Q17LM1-LIU5X2

Measuring range: 100 mm
Supply voltage: 15 V - 30 V
Ambient temperature: -25 °C - 70 °C

Inductive Linear Position Sensor Rectangular, plastic Many mounting possibilities Positioning element P1-Li-QR14/Q17L, mounting aids M1.1-Q17L and M1.2-Q17L included in delivery LED indicates measuring ...

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TURCK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
BIP series

Measuring range: 0 mm - 133 mm

... punch depth, grip positions, roller placements, valve positions, etc. High reproducibility thus ensures optimum process quality. Features Measurement ranges adjustable from 0-133 mm No mechanical ...

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Balluff GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
BTL series

Measuring range: 50 mm - 7,620 mm

The BTL magnetostrictive linear position sensors from Balluff in a profile design are non-contacting and absolute measuring systems for precisely detecting one or more positions. ...

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Balluff GmbH
rugged position sensor
rugged position sensor
BTL series

Measuring range: 50 mm - 5,500 mm

... of up to 1 µm Measuring lengths of up to 7620 mm Non-contacting, thus free from wear – no downtimes Robust magnetostrictive linear position sensors correctly signal the ...

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Balluff GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MPS-C series

Measuring range: 25 mm - 200 mm

This cylinder sensor has a detecting range with different lengths available of 32 mm, 64 mm, 96 mm, 128 mm, 160 mm, 192 mm, 224 mm and 256 mm. It has an electrical zero-point and an adjustable final point. Its selectable ...

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SICK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MPA series

Measuring range: 107 mm - 1,007 mm

The MPA is a series of analog positioning sensors from Sick that can be installed with adapters on different cylinders due to its versatile housing. It has the ability to measure lengths from 107 mm to 100 mm in 36 mm ...

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SICK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MPS-T series

Measuring range: 32 mm - 256 mm

... service life thanks to non-contact measurement principle •Advanced diagnostic options thanks to data transmission via IO-Link The intelligent T-slot position sensor MPS-T ...

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SICK
tape position sensor
tape position sensor
positape® WBT61

Measuring range: 4,000 mm
Linearity: 0.1 % - 0.2 %
Ambient temperature: -40 °C - 85 °C

Protection class up to IP67/69 With inclination sensor in MEMS technology Optional redundant version Specifications Output - CANopen CANopen redundant Resolution - adjustable via CAN bus Sensing device - Magnetic ...

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ASM Automation Sensorik Messtechnik GmbH
tape position sensor
tape position sensor
positape® WBT85

Measuring range: 6,000 mm
Linearity: 0.1 % - 0.2 %
Ambient temperature: -40 °C - 85 °C

Protection class up to IP67/69 With inclination sensor in MEMS technology Optional redundant version Specifications Output - CANopen CANopen redundant Resolution - adjustable via CAN bus Sensing device - Magnetic ...

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ASM Automation Sensorik Messtechnik GmbH
tape position sensor
tape position sensor
positape® WBT21

Measuring range: 20,000 mm
Linearity: 0.1 % - 0.2 %
Ambient temperature: -40 °C - 85 °C

Protection class up to IP67/69 With inclination sensor in MEMS technology Optional redundant version Specifications Output - CANopen CANopen redundant Resolution - adjustable via CAN bus Linearity (position) ...

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ASM Automation Sensorik Messtechnik GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
NO-LED series

Measuring rate: 500 Hz

Sensors without LED • Reed sensors without indicator light of output activation. • No problems in case of vibrations. • Cable output or M8 or SNAP connector. • 100% traceability. • Standard direct ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
SN_V-G series

Measuring rate: 100 kHz

magnetic sensors with analog output • GMR magnetoresistive sensors. • 0-10 Vdc analog output. • No problems in case of vibrations. • Cable output or M8 connector. • Direct application in "C" slot. • ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
SS_V-G series

Measuring rate: 100 kHz

• GMR magnetoresistive sensors. • 0-10 Vdc analog output. • No problems in case of vibrations. • Cable output or M8 connector. • Direct application in "C" slot. • Slot adapters on request. • Optional 2.5m, 5m and ...

non-contact position sensor
non-contact position sensor
81 371 401

Measuring range: 6 mm - 10 mm

... systems using compressed air, without a source of electricity. These products consist of human/machine interface components, position detectors, pressure switches, amplifiers, pneumatic logic components, electro-pneumatic ...

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Crouzet
rotary position sensor
rotary position sensor
RF series

... voltage dependent upon the angular position of it's driver. They have non-contacting electronics and are offered in multiple angular ranges to fit most every application need. Parker's RF series of ...

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Parker Electronic Controls Division
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
IX series

... glare from glossy surfaces of metal parts or when the detection target point has the same color as the background, offering stable automatic inline differentiation. Unreliable Detection with Conventional Image-Sensors, ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
K1G

Measuring range: 0 mm - 15 mm

... optical light. Afterwards a CMOS linear sensor was added as the light-sensitive element to enable visual perception for workpiece position. These functions enable the K1G to detect small variations that ...

angular position sensor
angular position sensor
88600

... the restricted applications of potentiometric angle sensors. Typical applications: -Position feedback in servo-systems -Zero detectors -Pendulum weighing machines -Cam and butterfly flap positions -Twist ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LHK

Measuring range: 30 mm

... Supply voltage: 5 V The Hall-Effect Linear Sensor LHK is optimal for the detection of small, dynamic movements in automatically regulated systems without loss of accuracy due to wear. Compared to other non-contacting ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
OMS2

Measuring range: 50 mm - 1,500 mm

The OMS2 linear sensor series are used in harsh environments who requiring a robust, contactless and flat sensor with a very long lifespan in 50 to 1500 mm. The high performance in terms ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
HMA2

Measuring range: 50 mm - 4,000 mm

•Measuring strokes from 50 mm to 4000 mm •High IP protection class IP67 and 350 bar operating pressure (peak pressure max. 500 bar) •Made of stainless steel AISI 316 •With external cursor •Mounting via external flange (metric / inch) •Electromagnetic ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MK4-P

Measuring range: 50 mm - 4,000 mm
Measuring rate: 10 Hz - 2,000 Hz
Power consumption: 0 W - 2 W

Contactless absolute linear position transducer with ONDA magnetostrictive technology. The Profibus fieldbus interface integrates in complex systems with long communication distances, ...

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GEFRAN
laser triangulation position sensor
laser triangulation position sensor
LT

Measuring range: 45 mm - 60 mm
Measuring rate: 450, 4.5, 45 Hz

LT Laser •15 mm measuring range •3 µm resolution For applications where a contact gauging sensor is unsuitable, Solartron offers a medium performance Non-Contact ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LTH

Measuring range: 2 mm - 200 mm
Measuring rate: 40 kHz

... bridging used when measuring parts with holes For applications where a contact gauging sensor or Confocal is unsuitable, Solartron offers a range of high performance or low cost Non-Contact ...

non-contact position sensor
non-contact position sensor
Orbit® Confocal series

Measuring range: 5, 1 µm

... flexibility of Solartron Metrology’s Orbit® 3 Digital Measurement System. For applications where a contact gauging sensor is unsuitable, this is a cost efficient non-contact ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
DI series

Measuring range: 50 mm - 1,000 mm
Measuring rate: 1 Hz - 1,000 Hz

Product Description Magtrol’s line of Displacement Transducers provide contactless measurement of absolute piston position in hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders and other applications. ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
QUAD series

... Complete LabView application software included, with many features QUAD-4TRACK The QUAD-4TRACK is a laser position sensing system designed to support our unique pyroelectric quadrant detectors, QUAD-P ...

linear position sensor
linear position sensor
MTM-A

Measuring range: 2,450 mm
Supply voltage: 10 V - 30 V
Ambient temperature: -25 °C - 85 °C

... and is used for high-precision detection of position, distance and/or speed. The contactless and thus wear-free working absolute measuring system is suitable for fixed round rod profiles - for example ...

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ELGO Electronic
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
0.5 - 200 mm | LAM series

... laser sensors by WayCon are useful for touchless position, or presence measuring of objects. These utilize the triangulation method for measuring. The laser beam hits the object as a small spot, and ...

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WayCon Positionsmesstechnik GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
LAW

Measuring range: 4 mm
Measuring rate: 15 kHz - 30 kHz
Supply voltage: 10 V - 30 V

Due to their high resolution laser sensors are ideal for non-contact precision measurement of distance, route and position. Through an advanced analysis method the electronics ...

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WayCon Positionsmesstechnik GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
100 - 4 000 mm, max. ±0.01 % | MAB series

The MAB Series is a magnetostrictive position sensor absolute precision developed by Waycon. It comes with distance and speed measurement. The unit is supplied with 10 m/s maximum displacement speed, ...

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WayCon Positionsmesstechnik GmbH
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
ICT800

The ICT800 Contactless In-Cylinder Linear Transducer combines the best features associated with LVDTs and potentiometers into one rugged, contactless and highly reliable displacement transducer. Measurement ...

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CURTISS-WRIGHT
absolute magnetostrictive position sensor
absolute magnetostrictive position sensor
EMSPA

Measuring range: 50 mm - 1,500 mm

... magnetostrictive linear position sensor manufactured by Eltra. It is mainly used for applications with mechanical stresses, shocks or high contamination are ensures by the solid size and the rugged enclosure. ...

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Eltra S.p.a.
rotary position sensor
rotary position sensor
RCS 2100

High-precision contact-free measurement Extremely long life due to no mechanical friction Suitable for outdoor use with IP67 protection Ratiometric, 4-20mA or 0-10 VDC output options Different measurement range options ...

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ATEK SENSOR TECHNOLOGIE
rotary position sensor
rotary position sensor
RFE-3200

NOVOHALL Rotary Sensor, touchless, RFE-3200 Series The two-part design consisting of sensor and magnetic position marker offers great flexibility when mounting. The absence of shaftand ...

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NOVOTECHNIK
linear position sensor
linear position sensor
TF1

Measuring range: 1,000 mm

Absolute position transducers for high dynamic positioning tasks. Inductive measurement principle, touchless position detection with free position markers; unlimited ...

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NOVOTECHNIK
rotary position sensor
rotary position sensor
RSC-2800

Non-contacting NOVOHALL Rotary Sensor for use in harsh environments. Large selection of analog and digital interfaces. Highly accurate and very attractively priced.

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NOVOTECHNIK
angular position sensor
angular position sensor
8360 Series

... highly accurate non-contacting position sensors. The 8360’s low profile and throughhole design make it desirable for applications like steering wheel and boom angle, where space is limited ...

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Sensata Technologies