We have made some recent enhancements online, you may need to clear your cookies to download Technical factsheets or call +44 (0)1242 820027

X117 Slim-Line Linear Position Sensor

X117 Slim-Line Linear Position Sensor

The Intrinsically Safe X117 is ATEX and IECEx approved for use in potentially explosive gas/vapour atmospheres. It is designed for industrial and scientific feedback applications and is ideal for OEMs seeking good sensor performance for arduous applications in hazardous areas.

  • Overall performance, repeatability and stability are outstanding over a wide temperature range
  • The unit is very compact and space-efficient with a small 19mm diameter body
  • Very robust, the body and push rod being made of stainless steel
  • The sensor is easy to install with mounting options including M5 male stud and M5 rod eye bearing
  • The push rod can be supplied free or captive, with male M5 thread or M5 rod eye
  • Linear output proportional to displacement
  • Output calibrated to the travel required, from 0-5mm to 0-350mm and with full EMC protection built in
  • Range of mechanical options, environmental sealing is to IP67

Positek intrinsically safe sensors are designed to be used with a galvanically isolated amplifier .  Approved galvanic isolation amplifiers (X005) are available from Positek; there is a choice of 0.5-9.5V or 4-20mA transmission outputs.

The sensor can be installed with a cable length up to 1km between the sensor and the amplifier.

Click the buttons below for more downloadable information:

Download File

Please enter your email address below to download the file