position sensor


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position sensor

[pə′zish·ən ‚sen·sər]
(engineering)
A device for measuring a position and converting this measurement into a form convenient for transmission. Also known as position transducer.
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But even with these potential drawbacks mechanically, a magnetostrictive position sensor is well suited for port-mounted or embedded service in cylinders.
[USPRwire, Thu Oct 18 2018] A position sensor is a device that can detect, measure, record and spot the physical movement of an object and translate these it into signals suitable for processing, transmission or control.
Capacitive Sensor Market by Sensor Type (Touch Sensor (Displays & Input Devices), Motion Sensor (Accelerometer, Gyroscope & Magnetometer), Position Sensor (Displacement & Proximity Sensor)), Industry, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022
Schaevitz LLC, Alliance Sensors Group has released its LV-45 series inductive, contactless linear position sensor using LVIT Technology.
Gill Sensors, the UK specialist manufacturer and supplier of position sensors is pleased to announce the launch of the new Blade20 non-contact position sensor.
The MR330 position sensor is an all-optical design immune to electromagnetic interference such as lightning, radiation, magnetic fields, and other environmental influences.
The R-Series Synchronous Serial encoder (SSI) Interface position sensor combines design and manufacturing enhancements resulting in a fast and accurate magnetostrictive position sensor.
The dealership finally decided the trouble was in the crankshaft position sensor, and as soon as they could get one, we would be on our way.
Featuring high rigidity and low profile designs from 33 to 55 mm, the MCH Monocarrier rail system includes a position sensor with LED that can be mounted anywhere along the length of the sensor rail.
This magnetoinductive linear position sensor is mini-proportioned and optimized to provide highly accurate, non-contact continuous positioning information, allowing existing motion control systems to be upgraded from end-of-stroke continuous absolute positioning feedback.
MTS Sensors has release its CSPI (integrated) magnetostrictive position sensor. Designed for linear position sensing applications, the CSPI sensor incorporates all its electronics within an IP67 rated metal housing.