According to the vendor. the new non-contacting position sensors offer a cost-effective solution in application fields that require meets stringent reliability standards. In addition, the non-contacting sensor technology offers consistent performance over life and good performance in harsh environments resulting in reduced component replacement costs.
The Bourns Model AMS22U is a single-turn, non-contacting rotary position sensor that offers a rotational life of up to 100 million cycles for superior longevity and reliability. The new sensor features a 1/8-inch shaft supported by dual ball bearings and a factory programmable electrical angle from 10 to 360 degrees.
The Model AMM20B is a multiturn, non-contacting rotary position sensor that features a rotational life of up to 50 million cycles, depending on the product and particular application. The new sensor features a slim profile package for space-constrained applications, 12-bit resolution and a factory programmable electrical angle from 1080 to 3600 degrees.
The non-contacting rotary position sensors are available now in samples and production quantities. As a pricing reference, the Bourns Model AMS22U is priced at $35 each in 1,000 piece quantities. The Model AMM20B is at $24 each in 1,000 piece quantities. Both models are available through Bourns' distribution sales channels.
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