Touch Probe Features RF And Ir Signals

Touch Probe Features RF And Ir Signals
Heidenhain Corp.

The TS 460 touch probe employs hybrid technology and offers both radio (RF) and infrared (Ir) signal transmission, enabling its use fin work-piece measurement on machines of any size. Dual signal transmission enables users to select either mode, combining RF when extended range and large amounts of data are required or Ir when higher accuracies and fast signal transmission are necessary. The optical sensor of the TS 460 is free of wear and withstands more than five million switching cycles during type testing. RF transmission uses the open 2.4-Hz frequency band with 16 channels and range is usually 15m, more under ideal conditions. Ir transmission range is 7m. A datasheet/brochure is available at http://www.heidenhain.de/de_EN/php/documentation-information/brochures/popup/media/media/file/view/file-0476/file.pdf

Heidenhain Corp.
Schaumburg, IL
877-887-6431
877-920-2703
http://www.heidenhain.us
 

Contact Info

Company: Heidenhain Corp.
Country: United States (USA)
Phone number: 847-490-1191

Suggested Articles

Imperial College in London researchers have invented a health tracking sensor for pets and people that monitors vital signs through fur or clothing.

Bourns, Inc. has introduced a MEMS-based, environmental pressure sensor model that provides high accuracy and low pressure capabilities.

The full-day event focuses on Printed, Flexible, Stretchable, and Functional Fabrics for Sensors and Electronics