By DE StaffMotion Control Machine Building
Novotechnik SP2800 Auto-Sport Series designed for auto racing and other demanding applications.
Novotechnik U.S. unveiled its SP2800 Auto-Sport Series of rotary sensors for angle measurement. Key specifications include 20 models covering measurement ranges of 0 to 100°, 130°, 308°, 345° or 350°. There is also a redundant version with a 100° range. These ranges were specifically selected for sequential gearbox, steering angle, throttle and suspension measurement applications. Repeatability is 0.01%. Linearity is to 0.3 % depending on model. The series is hermetically sealed to IP67 and provides a service life of ≥ 50 million cycles. They can be ordered with plastic or aluminum housings. Temperature drift is 5 ppm/K and the parts will operate under is up to 20g. Operating temperature range -40 to +150 °C that converts to -40 to +302°F.