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What is Linear Displacement?

Linear Displacement is often a movement which requires measurement and can be measured in either inches or millimetres using linear position sensors.


Intrinsically Safe Positek Position Sensors for Dust Environments

Dust environments is hazardous to sensors and may cause potential explosions. Intrinsically safe position sensors manufactured by Positek are suitable for harsh environments including exposure to dust and other combustible elements.


Exceptional Features of Positek's Intrinsically Safe Sensors

One of the ways to prevent accidents in the mining industry is to ensure that electrical and mechanical assemblies only use intrinsically safe sensors that adhere to industry standards.


Intrinsically Safe Sensors for Hazardous Gas and Vapour Environments

Hazardous environments with high amount of combustible gas and vapour require intrinsically safe sensors. Positek is a leading manufacturer of inductive, non-contact sensors certified for use in applications requiring adherence to intrinsic safety standards.


Superior Angle Sensor Technology by Positek

Angle sensors made by Positek are suitable for a wide range of industrial applications. From mining equipment, subsea vessels, and airplanes, Positek’s angle position sensors provide unmatched reliability.


Positek's Cylinder Position Sensor Technology

Positek’s patented inductive non-contact sensor technology used in manufacturing cylinder position sensors are superior to other linear transducers used in hydraulic and pneumatic actuators.


An Introduction to Positek's Submersible Position Sensors

Positek manufactures a range of submersible position sensors used in off-shore oil mining equipment, wastewater treatment plants, and other subsea and underwater applications.


Tilt Sensors: Practical Applications and Importance in Heavy Equipment Safety

Tilt sensors are considered one of the most important devices used as a safety feature for many machines and vehicles. Angle measurement is a vital step in many processes, including the function of consumer electronics.


Sensor Selection Process: Factors Affecting Cost of Ownership

Linear position sensors have pertinent characteristics that affect durability, robustness, and performance. In selecting the right position sensor, several factors need to be taken in consideration which impacts the installation cost and suitability to the intended use.


Rotary Position Sensors: Basic Guide and Specifications

Rotary position sensors are used in a variety of industrial and scientific applications. These devices vary by signal output and angle measurement range, among other things. These factors determine the operational success of a rotary sensor.


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