Design Engineering

Rotary Position Sensors

By DE staff   

Motion Control Novotechnik sensor

Novotechnik's IPX series designed for extreme environments.

Novotechnik introduced its IPX series of rotary position sensors with unlimited mechanical movement. The new sensor is sealed to IP69 K and has and 79 mm diameter housing size. The IPX series offers repeatability to 0.002% over measurement ranges up to 350°. The TX2 series is available from stock in single and fully redundant 2nd channel versions and an operating life of more than 100 million movements.

Combining stainless steel shaft and anodized aluminum housing construction with a high IP rating make the IPX salt water resistant and splash proof. The TX2 series is also designed to operate under wide temperature conditions from -40to +120 °C as well as in the presence of high– humidity dust, shock and vibration.


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