MTS Systems Corp.'s Temposonics E-Series Model EH features a stainless steel design with a
compact, rugged, rod-style package with either a 7 or 10 mm rod. The housing,
when used with a proper connector, is useful for applications where high
temperature resistance and high pressure washdowns are required and meets IP
Other features include:
M12 connector cables.
0.005 mm resolution and
repeatability, as well as 0.02 percent linearity deviation for defined stroke
lengths between 50 and 2500 mm.
Analog (voltage or current)
and Start/Stop output.†
products in the E-Series include the Model EL, a low profile
version for space-critical applications, the Model ER, with improved
rod-and-cylinder housing and improved sealing and the Model EP, a profile
version that allows the magnet to travel over the sensor's head.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
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