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Sensors for motion control

March 2019 Sensors & Transducers

The range of stainless steel housed incremental encoders from ifm electronic is ideal for applications such as conveyor belt synchronisation because of the long maintenance intervals, even when deployed in harsh environments. The IP67 protection rating also qualifies them for use in wet areas in the food industry.

Versatile, thanks to IO-Link

All incremental encoders from ifm operate like absolute single turn encoders when used on IO-Link. They detect and save their position value even if power fails. Process values, parameter setting and diagnostic data, can also be transmitted for easy preventative maintenance.


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