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Capacitive sensors

A selection of the latest product news, technical articles and application examples for the term Capacitive sensors:

Compact, low-mass, single axis Model 2220 series MEMS accelerometer

Compact, low-mass, single axis Model 2220 ...

ETLG Inertial Aerosystems announce the recently enhanced performance of the compact, low-mass, single axis Model 2220 series MEMS accelerometer. Manufactured by Seattle based Silicon Designs’ the 2220 incorporates a new proprietary...

2019-01-08
Silicon Designs Now Offering MEMS Variable Capacitive Accelerometer Samples via Amazon.com

Silicon Designs Now Offering MEMS Variable ...

Silicon Designs, Inc. announced that it is now offering MEMS VC accelerometer module samples, in ranges from ±2 g to ±100 g, via Amazon.com. This newly established Amazon offering will allow Silicon Designs to efficiently...

2018-08-23
Low Voltage +5 VDC Specialty Hermetic MEMS Variable Capacitive Accelerometers

Low Voltage +5 VDC Specialty Hermetic MEMS ...

Silicon Designs, Inc. announced the global market introduction of its Model 2422H low-voltage, specialty hermetic, MEMS variable capacitive accelerometer modules. Available in eight unique models, with standard ranges from ±2 g to...

2018-07-31
Capacitive thread sensors for demanding installation scenarios

Capacitive thread sensors for demanding ...

Micro-Epsilon has extended its product range of capacitive displacement and distance sensors by capacitive thread sensors. These are not intended for clamping but are screwed into a thread. This opens up numerous application possibilities, e.g....

2018-05-17
Precise alignment of the cathodes at the electron accelerator

Precise alignment of the cathodes at the ...

Micro-Epsilon: When further developing electron accelerators, high precision capacitive sensors from Micro-Epsilon are used. The Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin uses capacitive sensors with a modular capaNCDT 6220 controller for this measurement task....

2018-05-17
LevelMaster – The perfect level sensor for conductive and adhesive products

LevelMaster – The perfect level sensor for ...

Rechner: The LevelMaster from RECHNER Sensors is becoming increasingly popular in the Food + Bev plus Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics industries. The rapidly increasing sales figures are easy to explain: functionality, quality, compactness and easy...

2018-05-15
Silicon Designs Announces Enhanced Bias and Scale Factor Over Temperature Performance for Low-Mass VC Response Accelerometers

Silicon Designs Announces Enhanced Bias and ...

Silicon Designs, Inc., a 100% veteran owned and U.S. based global industry leader in the design, development and manufacture of highly rugged industrial-grade MEMS variable capacitive accelerometer chips, modules and supporting data acquisition,...

2018-04-30
Flexible, self-adhesive capacitive sensor head Level detection made easy

Flexible, self-adhesive capacitive sensor ...

Balluff offers a self-adhesive, capacitive sensor head with IP 64 protection for non-contact, continuous level detection on non-conductive vessel or pipe outer walls made of glass, plastic or ceramic. The flexible sensor head with a maximum...

2018-01-04
Precise thickness measurement in the plastics industry

Precise thickness measurement in the plastics ..

Micro-Epsilon: Combining an eddy current sensor and a capacitive displacement sensor in one housing, the unique concept of the new combiSENSOR from Micro-Epsilon enables high precision thickness measurements of plastics. Two measuring principles -...

2017-12-13
Miniature tactical grade MEMS accelerometer

Miniature tactical grade MEMS accelerometer

ETLG Inertial Aerosystems: The model 1525 is a low cost MEMS accelerometer in a 8mm square SMD package. Claimed to be the best in class, the sensor combines long term stability and low noise. Each JLCC hermetically sealed package contains a...

2017-12-12
Silicon Designs Introduces Inertial-Grade MEMS Capacitive Accelerometers  with Internal Temperature Sensor and Improved Low-Noise Performance

Silicon Designs Introduces Inertial-Grade ...

Silicon Designs, Inc., a 100% veteran owned, U.S. based leading designer and manufacturer of highly rugged MEMS capacitive accelerometer chips and modules, announced the immediate availability of its Model 1525 Series, a family of commercial and...

2017-11-10
Hermetic Accelerometer in IP67 Titanium Enclosure

Hermetic Accelerometer in IP67 Titanium ...

ETLG Inertial Aerosystems announce  models 2240 (single axis) and 2480 (3-axis) MEMS Variable Capacitive Accelerometers. The units are  low-cost, integrated plug-and-play measurement devices in rugged, hermetically sealed titanium...

2017-09-07
Capacitive sensors for OEM applications

Capacitive sensors for OEM applications

Micro-Epsilon: Specially developed for displacement, distance and position measurements in OEM and high volume applications, the new capacitive capaNCDT 6112 controllers offer a unique combination of high speed and compact size. A bandwidth...

2017-07-04
Reliable detection of objects and fill levels

Reliable detection of objects and fill levels

Leuze electronic is expanding its portfolio of optoelectronic and inductive switches with capacitive proximity switches, making it possible for users to obtain complete solutions for all detection requirements from a single source.

2017-06-29
Low-Cost, High-Performance MEMS Capacitive Accelerometers with Improved Temperature Performance, Scale Factor and Bias Temperature Shifts

Low-Cost, High-Performance MEMS Capacitive ...

Silicon Designs, Inc. announced the global market introduction of six new series of low-cost, high-performance MEMS capacitive accelerometers, in both traditional and smaller footprints. These include the single axis Model 2220 or triaxial...

2017-06-06
Fluid-based Capacitive Inclination Sensor Measures over 360°with High Precision

Fluid-based Capacitive Inclination Sensor ...

2E mechatronic: Application example: 3D-control for excavating machines: Inclination sensors measure the orientation angle of an object in relation to the environmental gravitational field. They are used in many applications including...

2017-05-30
Sensors for Safety Applications up to SIL3/PL e

Sensors for Safety Applications up to SIL3/PL e

Turck: More than 350 SIL2 certified inductive, capacitive and magnetic field sensors from the Turck range are now also certified for SIL3 and PL e. This enables these functionally safe sensors to also be used in redundant configurations for high...

2017-04-03
Inertial sensors

Inertial sensors

First Sensor announces the successful qualification of its highly accurate capacitive silicon inertial sensors for the measurement of inclination, acceleration and vibration together with the start of serial production in April, 2017. The...

2017-03-20
Capacitive sensors KS – highly accurate even under difficult measurement circumstances

Capacitive sensors KS – highly accurate even ...

Waycon offers an excellent solution for measurement tasks, when high-resolution sensors are required to measure on challenging targets in difficult environments: The capacitive sensor series KS. As the target's material and surface have no...

2017-03-07
Fluid Capacitive Inclination Sensor

Fluid Capacitive Inclination Sensor

2E mechatronic: Inclination sensors determine the angle of an object in relation to the gravitational field of the Earth. The application possibilities for these sensors are varied: for example the inclination angle of the boom of a crane or a...

2017-01-20
idiamCONTROL simplifies wear detection in extruder bore holes

idiamCONTROL simplifies wear detection in ...

Micro-Epsilon: The idiamCONTROL sensor unit optimizes the maintenance of extruders by reliably detecting wear of housing bores. This non-contact method of inspection uses capacitive sensors that are arranged opposite to one another.

2016-12-26
Non-contact inclination measurement with precision - TMS/TMM inclination sensors from SICK

Non-contact inclination measurement with ...

SICK AG: Inclination sensors from SICK’s TMS/TMM family take a non-contact measurement of the inclination angle of an object in relation to the earth's gravity. Thanks to the use of capacitive MEMS technology, inclination sensors are both...

2016-11-28
Capacitive Sensors with IO-Link

Capacitive Sensors with IO-Link

Turck is presenting at the SPS IPC Drives fair its BCT capacitive sensors with an IO-Link interface. IO-Link enables the parameters of switches, such as in level control applications, to be set easily. The internal process value of the sensor can...

2016-11-22
BCS capacitive level sensor

BCS capacitive level sensor

Balluff offers a compact and extremely versatile problem solver with its capacitive immersion sensor BCS… in a cylindrical design featuring a G½ thread connection and now significantly improved SMART LEVELtechnology. The...

2016-10-31
Capacitive sensors hit the nucleus

Capacitive sensors hit the nucleus

Micro-Epsilon: The CHLS4 capacitive Hydrostatic Leveling System from Micro-Epsilon is a high precision measurement system that is, amongst others, used in particle accelerators. The system is based on the well-known water level principle, acting...

2016-09-21
Modern, industrial capacitive sensors

Modern, industrial capacitive sensors

Micro-Epsilon: Capacitive sensors are designed for non-contact measurement of displacement, distance and position. They stand out due to long-term stability, reliability and temperature stability. The capacitive measuring principle is usually not...

2016-09-15
ASC announces an upgrade to the popular OS (Offshore) series MEMS Capacitive Accelerometers

ASC announces an upgrade to the popular OS ...

Advanced Sensors Calibration (ASC), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of capacitive, piezoresistive and piezoelectric accelerometers, angular rate sensors and inertial measurement units has announced an upgrade to their Offshore (OS)...

2016-09-12
Sensors for any application: CM18 and CM38 – The new generation of capacitive proximity sensors

Sensors for any application: CM18 and CM38

SICK AG takes its CM18 and CM30 capacitive proximity sensors to the next level. The new generation, which is extremely rugged, benefits from improved electromagnetic compatibility even in critical applications. A further new development comes in...

2016-09-09
Capacitive Sensor with G½“ Process Connection – Hygienic Design and  ATEX Certificate for Gas Zone 1 and Dust Zone 20

Capacitive Sensor with G½“ Process Connection

Rechner: The EHEDG certified capacitive proximity sensor is now also  available for use in areas with risk of explosion. The sensor provides a process connection of G1/2”. The used housing material is PEEK with a surface quality Ra of...

2016-06-23
New capacitive controller for faster measurements

New capacitive controller for faster measurement

Micro-Epsilon: The capaNCDT 6222 is designed for high speed measurements up to 20kHz and so is four times faster than its predecessors. The controller can be extended up to four channels and is compatible with all capacitive displacement sensors...

2016-05-16
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