Latest News

Wind Power’s First Rugged and Reliable Fiber Optic Encoder

Scancon introduces its SCH94FO encoder, the industry’s first rugged and reliable fiber optic encoder. The SCH94FO was specifically designed for use with wind turbine generators and offers either dual digital/fiber optic output […]

Smallest rectangular inductive sensor for accurate distance measurements

Baumer has made yet another move towards miniaturization with the IWFM 05U9701/S05 inductive linear sensor. Thanks to its unique compact design (5x5x32mm), it can be installed in the most confined spaces. The […]

New Inclination Sensors from Balluff

For precise position control and continuous positioning of rotational movements in critical applications Balluff’s new liquid-based inclination sensors measure the deviation on a horizontal axis of up to 360°. With an extremely […]

Lowest Cost Ultrasonic Distance Measurement

Miniature ultrasonic sensor with frequency output offers users a low cost entry level distance measurement sensor. One of the great features, and subsequent benefits, of ultrasonic technology is that because the principle […]

SMARTSENS: first family of powered analytical sensors that no longer require transmitters

The year 2013 marks a turning point in analysis: KROHNE introduces SMARTSENS, the first family of 2-wire loop powered analytical sensors with integrated transmitter technology. SMARTSENS sensors significantly reduce the risk of […]

New Magnetic Absolute Rotary Encoder Technology by Pepperl+Fuchs

Magnetic Precision. Under any Condition. The new magnetic rotary encoder is highly precise. The new magnetic rotary encoders are very reliable even under harsh industrial environments. They operate on the basis of […]

Multiturn encoder with analog interface

The Baumer MAGRES portfolio of magnetic absolute encoders expands by new product variants with analog interface. Eased system integration and diagnostic functionalities are principal benefits of this proven interface for data transmission […]

Photoelectric sensor with time of flight measurement (PMD) by ifm electronic

Standard photoelectric sensor with time of flight measurement (PMD) – compact and precise. Reliable background suppression and colour-independent detection with switch point setting to the nearest centimetre are the outstanding features of […]

vane sensor

New MK28 vane sensor for harsh environments by Standex-Meder Electronics announced

Rugged sensor is ideal for use in robotics, automotive applications, and industrial automation equipment Standex-Meder Electronics, a global manufacturer of reed switches, sensors, relays and magnetics, announces its new MK28 vane-operated sensor […]

The O500 series by Baumer is setting new standards!

The new performance class category in optical sensor technology, the O500 series by Baumer, combines the most important properties that a sensor could offer: durability as well as safe and easy operation. The O500 […]

ELOBAU introduces new programmable safety controller ‘eloProg’

elobau sensor technology Inc. announces a new programmable safety controller eloProg for the machine safety market. eloProg is designed for the monitoring of specific machine inputs such as photoelectric sensors, light curtains, magnetically […]

Solar Sensor solutions for the industry by Sensopart

To meet the rising cost pressures which are part of the manufacturing process for solar cells, SensoPart has developed the vision solar sensor VISOR® V10 Solar. The compact sensor is able to detect the […]

Vision Components: First triangulation sensor with integrated intelligence worldwide

Vision Components introduces the VC nano 3D, an ultra-compact machine vision system that can be freely configured for 3D and 2D inspection tasks, providing a cost-efficient solution for a wide range of […]