Ceramic Industry

Balluff Inc.: Magnetostrictive Linear Transducer

April 23, 2002
Employing the company's enhanced magnetostrictive technology (EMT), the new Micropulse(R) AT (advanced tube) magnetostrictive linear transducer from Balluff Inc. provides economical non-contact position sensing for a wide variety of automated applications. The unit is ideal for injection molding machines for precise, shock-resistant positioning of critical machine components. The Micropulse AT transducer uses a non-contact magnet that is connected to the positioned component for accurate and stable positioning to < 10 um resolution. EMT provides high shock and noise immunity. Inherently accurate, the transducer features non-linearity of 0.04%.

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