Balluff: Explosion proof linear position sensor

Nov. 14, 2016
Balluff's Micropulse TA12 hazardous area linear position sensor is now available with new features and improved performance, while maintaining 100% backward compatibility to the existing BTL5 TA12.

Key features and benefits:

Non-contact, wear-free magnetostrictive technology provides long-term reliability

Measuring ranges up to 7620 mm (300")

USB configuration capability for simple in-application customization (PLUS version)

Dual-position magnet capability allows monitoring of two independent motions (PLUS version)

Field-replaceable electronics module for fast, easy in-cylinder repairs

Wide operating temperature range:Standard: -40°C to +80°C (-40°F to +176°F) Extended low temperature operation: -50°C (SA418 option, consult factory)

Available interfaces: Analog voltage/current, Synchronous Serial Interface (SSI)

Worldwide Class I, Div 1/Class I, Zone 1 hazardous area approvals extend global reach

Rugged, corrosion-resistant 316L stainless steel housing

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