Factory automation > Sensors

A guide to selecting a displacement sensor

01 October, 2019

Sensors are essential to provide accurate measurements of physical parameters, such as displacement and position for a variety of critical operations.

Dytran series 2006 pressure sensor

13 September, 2019

The Dytran series 2006 is an ATEX-certified IEPE pressure sensor with a sensitivity of 10 mV/psi.

Schaeffler SpindleSense spindle monitoring system

11 September, 2019

Schaeffler is introducing its SpindleSense spindle monitoring system to Australasian industry to optimise machine tool uptime and performance.

Wenglor P1EL100, P1EL200 and P1EL300 retroreflective sensors

06 September, 2019

Wenglor has released retroreflective sensors with three different light-band heights to be used as two-dimensional laser light barriers.

Pepperl+Fuchs factor 1 inductive sensors

06 September, 2019

Pepperl+Fuchs' broad portfolio of reduction factor 1 sensors is designed to enable maximum flexibility in automation machinery design.

AGV navigation: what are the possibilities?

30 August, 2019 by Matthias Göhner, Industry Management Intralogistics

Various technologies are available on the market for bringing an automated guided vehicle (AGV) to its destination.

ifm IQ flat pack inductive sensors

09 August, 2019

The compact IQ IO-Link inductive sensors in a rectangular housing are suitable for the limited space found in conveyor technology and factory automation.

Pepperl+Fuchs UC-F77 ultrasonic sensors

01 August, 2019

The UC-F77 ultrasonic sensors offer IO-Link, sound beam adjustment, synchronisation, long detection ranges of up to 800 mm and minimal dead bands.

Dytran series 3623 submersible triaxial accelerometer

25 July, 2019

The Dytran series 3623 is an IEPE, case isolated, IP68 rated (submersed to 175 psi) triaxial accelerometer.

Dytran series 3133 miniature triaxial accelerometer

09 July, 2019

The Dytran series 3133 is a miniature, hermetically sealed, IEPE triaxial accelerometer, weighing 0.8 g.

Maximum pleasure, minimum consumption

07 June, 2019

Intelligent module optimises compressed air consumption for ice-cream production line.

Ahlborn FHA696 GF1 moisture sensors

27 May, 2019

The Ahlborn FHA 696 GF1 sensors can be used for determining the moisture content in granulated materials.

Camille Bauer DM5S poly-phase transducers

02 May, 2019

The Camille Bauer DM5S is a DIN rail instrument for measuring in single- and three-phase 3- and 4-wire systems.

ABB Ability Smart Sensor for mounted bearings

17 April, 2019

The smart sensor technology provides an early indicator of any potential problems by assessing the condition of bearings from vibration and temperature information.

Pepperl+Fuchs UCC*-50GK ultrasonic sensors

01 April, 2019

The Pepperl+Fuchs UCC*-50GK ultrasonic sensor series is designed to offer maximum flexibility and efficiency to users.

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