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Acal plc Acquires Variohm Holdings

We are pleased to announce that with effect from 20th January 2017, Acal plc has acquired the business of Variohm Holdings Ltd and its 4 operating businesses:  Heason Technology Ltd  Herga Technology Ltd  Ixthus Instrumentation Ltd  Variohm EuroSensor Ltd Acal plc is a £300 million business...

Miniature load cell for audio equipment

Rega began designing and manufacturing audio equipment in 1973 and today, thanks to its obsession with innovation and the resurgence of interest for vinyl, is now the UK’s largest manufacturer of high-end turntables. Rega doesn’t just make excellent turntables, its range includes...

Variohm EuroSensor offers component overmoulding service

The injection moulding process offers product performance advantages for small electronic or electromechanical components such as IP rated water resistant sealing and electrical insulation as well as much improved shock and vibration resistance. It is also possible to embed mechanical fixings and...

Harsh environment position sensing

Doppelmayr Transport Technology GmbH develops, plans and builds bulk material transport systems for challenging applications world-wide where conventional conveying is not practical or possible. One such application uses its RopeCon® difficult terrain conveying system, transporting quarried...

Heavy duty rotary position feedback

Contelec’s latest Vert-X 48E series non contacting magnetic encoder is aimed at precision angle measurement on agricultural, mining or construction equipment, and other applications where extreme environment conditions exist and accurate control is required for steering, guiding or...

No batteries or gears; Contelec's new absolute single-turn/multi-turn contactless sensor

Now available from Variohm EuroSensor, Contelec’s recently announced Vert-X 37MT Hall Effect encoder combines a 16-bit single-turn angle resolution with 16-bit multi-turn count (65536 turns) for unconstrained position feedback. Unlike conventional single-turn + multi-turn designs, the Swiss...