String Pot Debuts As Market’s Smallest

Measurement Specialties’ string pot
Measurement Specialties Inc.

Formerly a Celesco product, Measurement Specialties offers the M150, which it describes as the world’s smallest string pot. The component measures 0.74 x 0.74 x 0.38 in. with a full stroke range of 0 to 1.5 in. Target apps include structural, aerospace, automotive testing, motor and motion control, and medical devices. The M150 linear position sensor consists of a measuring cable, spool, spring, and rotational sensor and does not require perfectly parallel cable alignment to work. Output is high-level dc analog and the component performs with virtually any data-acquisition system



Specifications include an operating temperature range from -40°C to +85°C, a maximum weight of 0.5 oz., the ability to follow motions accelerating to 39g, a sensitivity of 897 mV/V to 924 mV/V full stroke, and a lifespan up to five-million cycles.


Hampton VA. (800) 745-8008.

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Contact Info

Company: Measurement Specialties Inc.
Country: United States (USA)
Phone number: 800-745-8008

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