none
none

KIT GETS TO GRIPS WITH PRECISION SENSOR APPLICATIONS

01-06-2017
by 
in 

RS Components is offering a new evaluation kit from Sensitec for the development of linear- and angular-measurement based motion-control systems.

Target applications for Sensitec sensors include automation systems that require precision detection of highly dynamic motion and position, and machine tools with integrated sensors for increased reliability.

The EBK7000 evaluation kit features Sensitec's magnetoresistive sensor technology and enables users to gain experience with the technology and learn about how different factors impact on the resolution of the measurement signal, such as the length of magnetic pole, pitch, and interpolation factor.

The kit was developed as an extension board for an Arduino microcontroller system and enables software adjustment of gain and interpolation factor. Analogue and digital sensor signals can be received and processed by the Arduino microcontroller.

The Arduino plug-in kit uses two Wheatstone bridges, which are shifted against each other as part of the sensor technology to facilitate measurement of absolute angles up to 360° as well as absolute length.

The Sensitec EBK7000 evaluation kit is shipping now from RS.

RS Components
1300 656636
www.au.rs-online.com

 

Related news & editorials

  1. 16.11.2017
    16.11.2017
    by      In
    Cigweld offers a range of mine-specification welding units built to the most stringent safety standards, and the Transarc range is the safest of them all. 
    Transarc welding units offer maximum safe operation not just for the mining industry, but also for any confined space where safety is paramount... Read More
  2. 16.11.2017
    16.11.2017
    by      In
    The TIM 160 is a compact, high-speed thermal imager from Bestech Australia. 
    Powered by a single USB cable for a simple plug-and-play solution, the TIM 160 provides real-time images of temperatures ranging from -20 to +900°C.
    The system comes in a compact 45 x 45 x 62mm package that fits just about... Read More
  3. 16.11.2017
    16.11.2017
    by      In
    Kärcher has developed a novel deep carpet-cleaning machine that combines high carpet cleaning performance with maximum productivity. The head of the new BRC 40/22 C cleaner can rotate 200° in each direction, which makes it highly manoeuvrable. And because the operator can easily turn the machine at... Read More
  4. 16.11.2017
    16.11.2017
    by      In
    The latest-generation pi-top modular laptop is available now from RS Components. The new device is designed for educational and self-learning activities using the Raspberry Pi 3 single-board computer with the pi-top ecosystem of software, accessories and teaching/learning aids, to help users to... Read More