Robust rotary encoders for arduous applications

A pair of new, sealed, incremental rotary encoders of sturdy construction with reinforced bearings capable of withstanding high axial and radial loads of up to 75N, ensuring years of trouble-free service in demanding environments, is announced by Heidenhain (GB), Burgess Hill.

The IP66-rated ROD 600-series encoders are well suited to providing accurate feedback of rotary speeds up to 12,000 rpm and may be used in applications involving extremes of temperature from −20degC to +85degC and relative humidity up to 93 per cent. Five different line counts can be specified from 512 to 5,000, accuracy being +/- 1/20th of the grating period. The electrical output signals are TTL for ROD 620 and HTL for ROD 630.

Both models include a flange that allows axial or radial connection and a solid, stable shaft of 15mm diameter with key. Typical applications are on heavy duty machine tools, off-road vehicles, printing and textile machinery, paper production plant and steel mills. Numerous shaft couplings for interfacing the encoder with the rotating mechanism can be supplied.

Go to www.heidenhaingb.com for further details about the incremental rotary encoders.

Heidenhain (GB) Ltd

200 London Road
BURGESS HILL
RH15 9RD
UNITED KINGDOM

+44 (0)1444 247711

sales@heidenhain.co.uk

www.heidenhain.co.uk

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