Cylindrical Linear Position Sensors

Linear Variable Digital Transformer -- G-Type
from Ametek Solartron Metrology

•±1, ±2.5, ±5, ±10 mm Measurement Range •DC Unipolar, Bipolar and 4-20 mA Output •Excellent Repeatability: 0.15 µ •Linearity 0.2% •Precision Ball Bearings •Large Selection of Probe Tips •3D drawings available [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.0394 to 0.3937
  • Sensor Technology: LVDT Linear Position Sensor
  • Linearity: 0.2000
SANTEST All-In-One Series Displacement and Level Measurement Probe -- GYAF1
from Exsenco, LLC

SANTEST's GYAF1-probe is an all-in-one type sensor with integrated controller. After supplying DC 24V to the probe, an analogue voltage and/or current, which are proportional to the position of the magnet, can be obtained. Reversed output or bipolar output can be supported as well. The flat head... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.5906 to 118
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Encoder
  • Linearity: 0.0250
SR4 Series Magneto Resistive Digital Position Sensor with 14 mm cylindrical plastic housing; 1 m [39.4 in] jacketed cable; current sinking output; and Vdc supply voltage -- SR4P3-B10
from Honeywell Sensing & IoT

Current sinking ouput. Rugged, Epoxy filled 14mm threaded plastic housing NEMA 3, 3R, 3S, 4, 4X, 12 and 13 requirements. 22 AWG, 1 m [39.4 in] jacketed cable, color coded, PVC insulated conductors and jacket. Adjustable mounting [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Power Requirements: DC Powered
  • Operating Temperature: -40 to 185
Magnetic Switch -- SMX2 • SMX5
from Hymark/Kentucky Gauge

Heavy-duty magnetic sensor. Quadrature output. AB signals. Universal output circuit (Push-Pull & Line Driver). M10 steel case. Gap clearance up to 3.0 mm [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Operating Temperature: 14 to 158
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Encoder; Magnetoresistive Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Power Requirements: DC Powered
High Resolution Position/Displacement System -- SMT-9700
from Kaman Precision Products

Flexible, high-resolution position/displacement systems for OEM applications. > 1, 2 and 3 channel configurations. > Nanometer to sub-nanometer resolution. > Easy, cost-effective performance customization. > CE and RoHS compliant. > Small package size. > Thirteen standard sensor... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Measurement Range: 0.0 to 0.0750
  • Sensor Technology: Eddy Current Linear Encoder; Linear Encoder
  • Sampling Frequency: 10
LVDT Linear Position Transducer -- PT5TLVDT
from M.A.E. Apparecchiature Elettroniche srl

LVDT linear position transducer with spring loaded return head, 5 mm stroke, IP-65. - SPECIFICATIONS -. Stroke: 5 mm spring loaded. Accuracy: 0.5%FS. Resolution: 0.001 mm. Length: 22 cm. Diameter: 3 cm. Power supply: 24V. Output: 0-5V. Mounting plate and aluminum substrates sensor included. [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
  • Sensor Technology: LVDT Linear Position Sensor
  • Resolution: 1.00E-3
eddyNCDT Compact Eddy Current Sensor -- 1EU15 - DT 3300
from Micro-Epsilon Group

eddyNCDT 3300 is a multi functional eddy current sensor system. It is designed for industrial use in factory automation, for machine monitoring, for inspection and for measuring and testing. A new and modern controller conditions the sensor signals ready for the user. Measuring ranges (mm): 0.4 /... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.5906
  • Sensor Technology: Eddy Current Linear Encoder
  • Operating Temperature: 302
NOVOSTRICTIVE Transducer, up to 4250 mm, Touchless -- TH1 series
from Novotechnik U.S., Inc.

Special Features - Analog Outputs. Rod style transducer. Operating pressure up to 350 bar. NOVOSTRICTIVE magnetostrictive touchless technology. Wear-free - unlimited mechanical life. Excellent precision - linearity to < ±0.02 (min. ±50 μm), reproducibility < 0.03 %. 16 bit... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 3.94 to 167
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Repeatability: 0.2362
Compact Design Linear Potentiometer -- LP803
from OMEGA Engineering, Inc.

SPECIFICATIONS. Resistance: 1000 Ω/in ±20%. Power Rating: 0.25 Watts/in. Linearity: 1% FS. Repeatability: 0.0127 mm (0.0005"). Resolution: 0.00127 mm (0.00005"). Operating Temperature: -40 to 80 °C (-40 to 175 °F). Wiper Current: <1 µA. Starting Force: 1 oz max. [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 1 to 10
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Linearity: 1
Advanced Performace TOF Detector
from PHOTONIS Technologies SAS

PHOTONIS Advanced Performance Time-of-Flight Detectors set the industry standard for quality and resolution. They were designed to out-perform conventional ion detectors, having pulse widths of 10-15 times faster. The world ’s most commonly used TOF detector is available in a wide variety of... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Sensor Technology: Time of Flight Optical Position Sensor
PISeca Capacitive Sensor -- D-510
from PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P.

lt;1 Nanometer Resolution, Measuring Ranges to 500 µm. Absolute, Non-Contact Measurement of Distance / Motion / Vibration. Multi-Axis Measurements Possible. Excellent Measuring Linearity to 0.1 %. Plug & Play: Easy Setup and Integration. Very Temperature Stable. Bandwidth to 10 kHz. [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 7.87E-4 to 0.0039
  • Sensor Technology: Capacitive Linear Position Sensor
  • Linearity: 0.1000 to 0.2000
Compact Lightduty Linear Position Sensor for Motorsports -- KP13C Series
from PMC Engineering LLC

The KP13C Compact Series of linear position sensors have a 0.51 in. diameter aluminum body and a stainless steel shaft. Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 1 to 6
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Linearity: 0.5000
DC to DC LVDT Displacement Transducer -- DCTH100
from RDP Electrosense

These transducers are for displacement / position measurement. They make an accurate position measurement of the movement of the armature (the sliding part) relative to the body of the displacement transducer. This transducer uses the Linear Variable Differential Transformer (LVDT) principle which... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.0984
  • Sensor Technology: LVDT Linear Position Sensor
  • Linearity: 0.1000 to 0.5000
Absolute Magnetic Linear Shaft Encoder -- LinACE™ Series
from Renishaw

LinACE ™ is an extremely robust absolute linear cylindrical encoder system designed for integration into hydraulic, pneumatic and electromechanical actuators as a feedback element for position/velocity closed loop applications. Absolute position (no battery back-up needed) can be provided in a... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Rectangular
  • Measurement Range: 0.0 to 12.6
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Encoder
  • Repeatability: 0.0197
Absolute Linear Position Sensor -- RF251
from RIFTEK

Wide temperature range. IP57. Absolute Linear Position Sensors (Absolute Linear Encoders) are designed for measuring and checking displacements, dimensions, run-outs, surface profiles and deformations of engineered objects. Riftek ’s absolute linear encoder series includes two models: RF251... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.1181 to 0.9843
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Encoder
  • Resolution: 1.00E-4 to 0.0100
Hydraulic Cylinder Position Transducer -- LA/LB
from Rota Engineering Limited

The LA Transducers use the latest version of even more compact electronics, all packaged in a very cost effective, high tensile aluminium enclosure rated to 325 bar (4750psi) operating pressure. Its cost effective design makes it ideal for replacing limit switches, brackets and the associ- ated... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Resolution: 0.3000 to 0.5000
  • Sensor Technology: Hall Effect Position Sensor
  • Operating Temperature: -40 to 221
1238750 [MX5050 from ifm efector inc.]
from RS Components, Ltd.

Ifm electronic MX5 series hall effect speed sensors for non-contact detection of speed and direction of rotation. High switching frequency and an extended temperature range make the MX5 sensors ideal for speed and rotation detection on drives, axes and shafts. The sensors use hall measuring cells... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Power Requirements: DC Powered
  • Sensor Technology: Hall Effect Position Sensor
Chemically Resistant Sensor -- ToughSonic CHEM 10
from Senix Distance and Level Sensors

The ToughSonic CHEM 10 is a chemically resistant ultrasonic sensor designed for applications where corrosive liquids or gasses are present, but it is an excellent choice for benign environments as well. With a maximum range of 10 feet (3 meters), it is the smallest sensor in the ToughSonic CHEM... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Measurement Range: 4 to 120
  • Sensor Technology: Ultrasonice Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Sampling Frequency: 0.0200
Sensor; Linear Motion Position; + 0.12%; 6 in.; 2 Oz. (Max.); + 20%; 7.5 in. -- 70029140
from Allied Electronics, Inc.

The 600 Series is a linear motion infinite resolution position sensor. It provides an extremely accurate method of position sensing in applications that require a rugged instrument operating in a tight area. Features: 7 Models with a Choice of Travel from 1 " to 12 ". Floating Shaft Design... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Linearity: 0.1200
  • Measurement Range: 5.98
  • Operating Temperature: -67 to 257
MLA-17 Series Absolute Wire Encoder -- MLA-17
from B&Plus USA, Inc.

MLA Series. Absolute Linear Scale Encoder [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 3.54
  • Sensor Technology: String Potentiomenter; Linear Encoder
  • Resolution: 0.0880 to 0.0900
Inductive Linear Sensor -- IWRM 04
from Baumer Ltd.

Inductive sensors are among the most widely used sensor technologies. Early on, Baumer helped pioneer this technology, and, thanks to its innovative concepts, continues to be among the leading manufacturers. Inductive sensors are characterized by the following properties: Contact-less,... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Measurement Range: 0.0 to 0.0394
  • Sensor Technology: Inductive Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Operating Temperature: 10 to 60
700 Series Linear Position Sensor -- Model 710
from BEI Duncan Electronics

For high temperature and high pressure environments (28,000 psi 550 F) [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 6
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Operating Temperature: -40 to 482
Metric Ultrasonic Sensors -- M12x1 / M18x1 / M30x1,5
from BERNSTEIN AG

Select the sensor and the technical principle that best meet your requirements from the comprehensive BERNSTEIN range of ultrasonic sensors. You will find the BERNSTEIN metric sensors M12x1 / M18x1 / M30x1,5 below. Product advantages: Digital sensors with 2 freely programmable switching points. NO... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.1378 to 0.9843
  • Sensor Technology: Ultrasonice Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Operating Temperature: 5 to 158
Linear - Wirewound -- Series 2010
from Betatronix LLC

During our early years, Betatronix primarily manufactured precision rotary potentiometers. It wasn't until Texas Instruments offered us the opportunity to work on the fin position actuator of the HARMS and Paveway missiles that we entered the linear motion potentiometer business. Texas Instruments'... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.5000 to 6
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Linearity: 0.2000 to 1
Mobile Linear Position Sensor -- SL720
from Control Products, Inc.

Introducing the SL720, CPI's newest Mobile Linear Position Sensor for hydraulic cylinders. SL Series sensors are based on a patented technology that couples the translation of a. hydraulic cylinder to a non-contacting sensor element. With an increased maximum sensing. range of 72" (up from the... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.0 to 72
  • Sensor Technology: Inductive Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Operating Temperature: -40 to 221
Contactless Magnetostrictive Linear Position Transducer -- IK4-S
from Gefran

Contactless magnetostrictive linear position transducer with RS422-SSI digital output interface. The absence of electrical contact on the cursor eliminates all wear and guarantees almost unlimited life. The IK4 line ’s new mechanical structure offers improved features for in-cylinder use,... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Accuracy: 0.0200
  • Measurement Range: 1.97 to 157
  • Repeatability: 0.3937
Inductive Sensors -- SI Series
from GIMATIC S.r.l.

Inductive proximity switch [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Power Requirements: DC Powered
  • Sensor Technology: Inductive Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Output: Current; Switched / Alarm
Digital Inductive Displacement Sensors -- EX-110V/EX-V02
from KEYENCE

Digital Inductive Proximity Sensor. 40,000 samples/sec. Sub-micron accuracy. Set Tolerances for HIGH/GO/LOW outputs. Bottom-Dead-Center, Eccentricity/Vibration, and Gap Measurement modes. Monitor dies, crimping tools, surface runout, roller gaps, and vibration of motors. Durable: IP-67 rating [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Measurement Range: 0.0 to 0.0800
  • Sensor Technology: Inductive Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Linearity: 0.3000
Multi-Channel Precision Eddy-Current Displacement Sensor -- ECL150
from Lion Precision

ECL150 multiple channel noncontact displacement sensors using eddy-current technology offer high resolution measurement in hostile environments. Sub-micron resolutions for precision linear position sensor applications for servo control or monitoring. Great OEM solution. Up to 8 channels in a single... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.0200 to 0.6000
  • Sensor Technology: Eddy Current Linear Encoder; Linear Encoder
  • Linearity: 0.2000
Microminiature Gauging LVDT
from LORD MicroStrain Sensing Systems

The World's Smallest Linear Gauge!. Differential Variable Reluctance Transducer (or "half bridge LVDT"). Overview. Designed specifically for tight spaces, the Microminiature Gauging DVRT ® delivers high performance in a tiny package. A sapphire bearing and ruby ball guide the spring-loaded tip,... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.0591 to 0.3543
  • Sensor Technology: Variable Reluctance Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Repeatability: 0.0394
Linear Variable Differential Transformer -- LVDT-1901
from MTC Industries & Research Carmiel Ltd.

The LVDT-1901 is a miniature electro-mechanical transducer, linearly converting position of an object, mechanically attached to it, into DC Voltage. Particularly suitable for highly accurate measurements in harsh environmental conditions, such as vibration and high acceleration. Available with... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 0.3150
  • Sensor Technology: LVDT Linear Position Sensor
  • Resolution: 0.0100
Heavy Duty Potentiometer -- RC35-100
from P3 America, Inc.

Robust construction, aluminum housing, precise, excellent repeatability [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Measurement Range: 3.94
  • Sensor Technology: Linear Potentiometer
  • Linearity: 0.0500
Analog (Linear) 0 - 10 VDC Position Sensors -- HL Series
from Sensoronix, Inc.

Non- contact magnetic sensors that are designed to respond to a wide range of positive or negative magnetic fields and can sense relatively small changes in a magnetic field. By having magnet as a target, this unit produces a Ratio-metric Rail-To-Rail linear output. It also has an internal amplifier... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Sampling Frequency: 23
  • Sensor Technology: Hall Effect Position Sensor
  • Operating Temperature: -4 to 185
Ultrasonic Sensor For Full/Empty Level Measurement -- SONOCONTROL 15
from SONOTEC Ultraschallsensorik Halle GmbH

The ultrasonic level switch SONOCONTROL 15 is designed to detect with speed and precision whether or not a tube is filled with liquid or liquefied gas. The compact sensor can be used for contactless measurement through the tube wall and is particularly suited to applications within the pharmacy and... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical
  • Output: Current
  • Sensor Technology: Ultrasonice Linear Position Sensor/Switch
  • Electrical Connection: 4-Pole M12
Series 430 - Miniature AC LVDT -- Model 0431-0000
from Trans-Tek, Inc.

The Series 0430, 0.3 ” O.D. miniature AC LVDTs offer precision linear displacement measurements for applications with strokes from +/-0.01 ″ to +/-1.0 ″. The small size of these transducers make them ideal for weight critical applications and placement in tight spaces. The core is... [See More]

  • Body Shape: Cylindrical; Threaded Barrel
  • Measurement Range: 0.0100 to 1
  • Sensor Technology: LVDT Linear Position Sensor
  • Linearity: 0.2500