E118 Linear Inductive Position Sensor

Good sensor performance in situations where a small diameter, short-bodied sensor is required

About the E118 Linear Inductive Position Sensor

The E118 is designed for a wide range of industrial applications and is ideal for OEMs seeking good sensor performance in situations where a small diameter, short-bodied sensor is required for operation in hazardous areas.

The unit is compact and space-efficient, being responsive along almost its entire length.

Overall performance, repeatability and stability are outstanding over a wide temperature range. It provides a linear output proportional to displacement. Each unit is supplied with the output calibrated to the travel required by the customer, from 2mm to 50mm and with full EMC protection built in.

The sensor is easy to install and has a 19mm diameter stainless steel body. The stainless steel mounting flange has two 3.2mm by 30 degree wide slots on a 25 mm pitch. The stainless steel plunger can be supplied free or captive, with female M4 thread, or springloaded with a ball end. Environmental sealing is to IP67.

Features E118

  • Intrinsically safe for Gas and Dust to: Ex II 1GD
  • Non-contacting inductive technology to eliminate wear
  • Travel set to customer’s requirement
  • Compact 19 mm diameter body
  • High durability and reliability
  • High accuracy and stability
  • Sealing to IP67

As a leading supplier of linear, rotary, tilt and intrinsically safe position sensors, Althen has the expertise to supply a sensor to suit a wide variety of applications.

Specifications

Measurement range
Up to 50mm
Independent linearity
±0.1% to ±0.25%
Output signal
0.5-4.5VDC ratiometric
Frequency response
>10KHz (-3dB)
Body diameter
19mm
Sealing
IP67
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