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What is a Temperature Probe

What is a temperature probe? A temperature probe is a type of sensor which measures temperature in air, liquids or solid surfaces. They are used throughout many industries and many applications.Temperature probes are available in different shapes and sizes, with different connection...

COVID 19 statement

As a business we are constantly reviewing any potential risks caused by COVID-19. In particular for our employees, customers and the continued supply of our products, The current guidelines have been considered.We have implemented the following activities to ensure protecting our employees and...

What is Displacement?

As a position sensor specialist, displacement is something we regularly measure. Displacement is the movement of an object from one place to another. This can be in any direction. Our sensors are used to measure linear displacement (movement along a single axis) or rotary displacement (movement...

Advantages of Non-Contact Linear Sensors

Selecting a linear sensor for the application in hand is an important process; one of the types of linear sensors is non-contacting linear sensors. In many cases, a contacting or non-contacting linear sensor can be used for the same application to take the same measurements, however,...

What is a Pressure Transducer?

Pressure transducers are one of the new additions to our product range here at Positek. They can be used for many different applications and are typically used in practically all industries as they are so diverse. Pressure transducers are generally made of stainless steel and are hermetically...

Different Types of Transducer

There are different types of transducer on the market, you might be surprised to know some of the devices we come into contact with on a regular basis are different types of transducers. The two main different types of transducers are input transducers and output transducers.   Input...