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Guía Introductoria para Sensores de Posición

Guía Introductoria para Sensores de Posición

Este documento es para aquellos que necesitan obtener una comprensión básica de sensores de posición y sensores de posición.
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Encoders ópticos versus encoders inductivos

Encoders ópticos versus encoders inductivos

Este documento explica cómo funcionan los codificadores ópticos e inductivos y examinan sus correspondientes puntos fuertes y débiles.
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sensores inductivos funcionan

Cómo funcionan los sensores inductivos

El artículo indaga en el funcionamiento de los sensores inductivos, incluidos sincronizadores, resolucionadores, RVDT y LVDT.
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precision resolucion repetibilidad

Precisión, resolución, repetibilidad y todo eso

Precisión, resolución, repetibilidad y todo eso. Son esenciales para seleccionar la medición adecuada para su aplicación.
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Sensores Capacitivos

Comparación entre sensores de posición capacitivos y inductivos

Una comparación de sensores capacitivos y sensores inductivos, que investiga sus ventajas y debilidades relativas y una alternativa de nueva generación.
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Codificadores absolutos y codificadores incrementales

Puede que la terminología de los codificadores rotatorios o de ángulo resulte confusa para los ingenieros.
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Medida del par

Medición de par con sensores de ángulo

El presente artículo revisa una técnica de medición de par con sensores de ángulo que se ha utilizado por primera vez en los años cincuenta.
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Motores de transmisión directa y sensores directos

Motores de transmisión directa y sensores directos

Los motores de transmisión directa llevan muchos años acompañándonos, pero parece que solamente en los últimos años los fabricantes de equipos...
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resolucionadores codificadores opticos e inductivos

Resolucionadores, codificadores ópticos e inductivos

Revisión de resolucionadores, codificadores ópticos e inductivos que examina los puntos fuertes y débiles y ofrece algunas alternativas.
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sensores de posicion ssabsoluta incremental

Sensores de posición absoluta versus incremental

Una comparación de los sensores de posición absoluto y incremental con una visión general de una técnica de detección de posición inductiva.
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Shaft encoders

Shaft Encoders & Bearingless Encoders

This short paper discusses shaft encoders and bearingless encoders; their relative merits and where design engineers might deploy each type.
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Frameless Resolvers

Frameless Resolvers versus Ring Encoders

This article discusses frameless resolvers and ring encoders; compares their merits and suggests an alternate approach.
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BiSS

BiSS – a CAD Jockey’s Guide

BiSS is a communications system used in industrial automation. It’s a way of exchanging digital data between different parts of a control system.
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Ring Encoder

The CAD Jockey’s Guide to Ring Encoders

Ring Encoder refers to a device which measures angular position or speed, has a large through hole and produces an electrical signal proportional to angle.
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Motion-controls

Ultra-Slow Motion Control

This article looks at Ultra-slow speed motion control and, in particular, the critical role of position and speed sensors.
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encoder

An Encoder Trade Secret Revealed

Trade secret which has become an unfortunate and widespread aspect of specmanship in the rotary sensor and angle encoder industry.
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Encoders Winter

Why Some Encoders Don’t Like Winter

Article investigates why optical and capactive encoders aren't suited to winter conditions and suggest alternative options.
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Custom sensors

‘Shapeability’ for Custom Position Sensor Requirements

Article investigating the role of custom position sensors and encoders for certain applications with bespoke specifications.
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Inductively resonsant position sensors

Inductively Resonant Position Sensing

This article compares and contrasts traditional inductive position sensors and inductively resonant position sensors, also known as Incoders.
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SSI – A Masterclass for Engineers Choosing a Position Sensor

SSI – A Masterclass For Engineers Choosing a Position Sensor

This paper describes the Synchronous Serial Interface (SSI) used by many position sensors and controllers.
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Position Sensors for Safety Applications

Position Sensors for Safety Applications

Position sensors for safety applications - design approach for sensors in safety related applications covering self diagnostics, built-in-test and duplex.
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Position & Speed Sensors for High Vibration Environments

Position & Speed Sensors for High Vibration Environments

10 rules for design engineers selecting position and speed sensors that need to cope in shock and high vibration environments.
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angle conversion

Angle Conversion Tables

Angle Conversion Tables for high resolution position sensors in extreme environments.
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Why-do-engineers-dislike-potentiometers

Why do engineers dislike potentiometers?

Why do engineers dislike potentiometers? Next generation, non-contact inductive position sensors for hostile environments.
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Traditional Inductive Position Sensors versus New Generation Zettlex Sensors

Traditional Versus New Generation Inductive Position Sensors

Traditional v New Generation Inductive Position Sensors. Non-contact, high accuracy, sensors and encoders.
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True Cost of Potentiometers

The True Cost of Potentiometers

Potentiometers are still, by far, the most commonly used position sensor. But is their reputation for low cost justified?
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tandem encoder

Tandem Encoders

Tandem Encoders - next generation inductive encoders produced in either incremental or absolute forms. Tandem Encoder can produce a digital data stream.
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angle sensor

Specification of Angle Sensors

Specification of Angle Sensors, insight into terminology for measurement performance and how to specific an angle sensor that is right for your application.
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Large diameter shaft measurement

Measuring the Rotation Angle of Large Diameter Shafts

Measuring the Rotation Angle of Large Diameter Shafts Rotary Encoder - a review of traditional approach and new, robust, more accurate inductive approach.
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Measuring Position or Speed in Harsh Environment

Measuring Position or Speed in Harsh Environments

High accuracy, non-contact inductive position sensors and encoders for measuring Position or Speed in Harsh Environments.
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inductive versus magnetic position sensors

Inductive Versus Magnetic Position Sensors

Comparison of Inductive and Magnetic Position Sensors, including Hall Effect, Magnetostrictive, Traditional Inductive and New Generation.
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Slab resolvers

Everything You Need to Know About Slab Resolvers

Reviewing slab resolvers and how they compare to optical encoders and new generation incoders for measuring position in harsh environments
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shaft speed

Accurate Measurement of Shaft Speed

Accurate Measurement of Shaft Speed, motion control; aircraft flight controls; radar antennae; and weapons control systems.
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Custom versus Standard Sensors

Custom versus Standard Sensors

Custom versus Standard Sensors - background to high resolution, precision, non-contact encoders and sensors for extreme environments.
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Choosing the right Position Sensor

Choosing the right Position Sensor

Choosing the right Position Sensor - evaluation of potentiometers, optical, magnetic, capacitive and inductive position sensors and encoders.
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Optical Encoder Accuracy

Are Optical Encoders as Accurate as you Think?

Technical article investigates optical encoder accuracy and how it compares to the new generation inductive encoders. 
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Accurate Position Measurement in Varying Temperatures

Accurate Position Measurement in Varying Temperatures

A number of tips for engineers designing for accurate position measurement in varying temperatures. 
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