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Control Products, Inc. supplies parking brake on-detection switches for heavy duty industrial, agricultural, and military mobile machinery

Parking brake on-detection tasks can be reliably and cost-effectively fulfilled with CPI’s durable E1 series IP68 rated waterproof limit switches. With the actuator switch overmoulded with a choice of Santoprene (industrial grade) or Neoprene (military grade) boot materials, their complete...

Straightforward CW/CCW throttle position sensing: Variohm’s VTP11 rotary sensor combines resistive element technology and convenient D-shaft mounting in an IP66 sealed design

Firmly aimed at throttle position sensing although suitable for other motorsports position measurement tasks such as steering angle, suspension, and gear selection, the VTP11 has a wide, 97°, measurement range and a generous 112° mechanical rotation. Linearity is specified at +/- 1% and...

Wachendorff Automation’s digital lift shaft measurement systems are available from Variohm EuroSensor

With a measurement range of up to 120 metres, Wachendorff’s Silent Move™ series digital shaft copying systems provide highly accurate position feedback to within 0.02 mm and lift speeds of up to 4 m/s. For straightforward integration with lift control and regulation systems users can...

APPLICATION NOTE: Gibson Technology choose Variohm EuroSensor D-shaft throttle position sensors for Le Mans 2022

Based on Variohm EuroSensor’s motorsports-proven Euro XP range of Hall Effect non-contacting angle sensors., the Euro-XPD features an 8 mm diameter D-shaft drive which, without the need for a separate coupling, is easily adapted and extensively used for throttle position sensing in...

Competitively priced harsh-environment linear position measurement: Ixthus’ heavy duty, inductive linear position sensor range offers long-life and maximum reliability

The mechanical and electrical options built into ILT series make selection and installation straightforward. Standard mounting options for the rod-style sensor includes optional steel or plastic 8 mm diameter rod ends, alternatively M8 female threads at both ends may be specified. A choice of four...

Roll feed length measurement: Wachendorff offer web length measurement solutions for length, position, and speed feedback

For all Wachendorff length measurement systems, the encoder and measurement wheel assembly is mounted on the spring-loaded arm which includes an integral adapter plate that facilitates direct mounting on the customer’s machine - or the system can be supplied with an application customised...