Compact Absolute Encoder from SIKO Products

Compact Absolute Encoder from SIKO Products
SIKO Products Inc.
The MSA510/1 from SIKO Products Inc., Dexter, MI, is a compact noncontact encoder with integrated translation electronics, suited for linear servo motor and direct-drive rotary applications. The encoder uses a flexible, adhesive-backed, low-profile, absolute-coded MBA magnetic band coupled with a low-mass IP65-rated CE-marked encoder and offers resolutions to 10 µm, an output via SSI or RS-485, and velocities up to 5 m/s.

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Company: SIKO Products Inc.
Phone number: 734-426-3476
Fax: 734-426-3453

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