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Automotive Applications Brochure - .PDF file.

Continuing its themed subject brochures for rotary and linear sensor applications, Novotechnik has released a four-page overview on the uses for its products within the automotive industry.

Available from Variohm Eurosensor, the brochure covers ’throttle-by-wire’ and ’steer-by-wire’ concepts, and other sensor products that help to provide optimal engine management and reduce vehicle weight with durable and redundant mission-critical devices.

The range is used in production vehicles for throttle and pedal position, steering, gear selection and four-wheel drive control.

In addition, the motorsports industry chooses Variohm and Novotechnik for these areas, as well as ride-height and suspension position feedback sensing.

Novatechnik has produced the resource brochures to demonstrate to OEMs and equipment designers the possibilities that position feedback can bring to their manufactured products.

The range covers potentiometric contacting and Hall Effect non-contacting and touchless position and angle sensors in standard or customised designs for high-shock and vibration applications in temperature ranges from -55 to 140C.

Protection levels up to IP69 are available and many models can be supplied with redundancy up to SIL 3.

The A4 brochure is available as a PDF download from Variohm Eurosensor’s website or in hard-copy format on request.

Variohm Eurosensor

Founded in 1974, Variohm Eurosensor has been the leading single source supplier of sensors and associated electronic systems for over 40 years.
Variohm’s product portfolio includes sensors and transducers for; position, pressure, temperature and load. With a technical sales support team ready for new challenges, Variohm can ensure that the most suitable sensor will be selected for applications in any industry.

Based in Towcester, Northamptonshire, Variohm Eurosensor has been the leading single source supplier of industrial sensors and associated electronic systems since 1974.

With a technical sales support team, receiving regular product training, Variohm has the structure and financial strength to deliver technical support and quality service along with expert up-to-date advice on their entire product portfolio. Variohm’s ability to design, develop, source and deliver a vast range of sensor solutions means that the sales support team is able to work with customers throughout their entire project, enabling customers to influence how their products work.

Variohm’s aim is to provide an efficient, cost effective, flexible service to customers, irrespective of their size, business or geographical location.

Variohm Eurosensor are part of the Variohm Holdings Group. Variohm Holdings as an entity can provide products to suit any sensing application in any industry and is eager to use it’s combined knowledge and skills to solve new applications.

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Variohm Eurosensor’s range of products monitor: –Position, Load, Pressure and Temperature

Position sensors include rotary and linear sensors, cable extension transducers and inclination sensors. Available in various contacting and non-contacting technologies, including Hall effect, incremental and absolute encoders and laser measurement.

Load and force sensing; load cells from 1g to 1000t capacities, available in a wide range of mechanical sizes and designs to suit all applications. High speed bagging controllers, torque transducers to measure both dynamic and static loads, with various mounting and electrical connection options.

Pressure transducers and switches to measure absolute, differential and gauge pressure up to 5000 Bar. These sensors are available is a wide range of outputs and also standard and customised housing options, with IP ratings up to IP69K.

Thermistors and probes offering a wide temperature measurement range, with excellent interchangeability and stability which are also space and flight approved or medically approved where appropriate. Custom and bespoke solutions are available and many are manufactured or modified on site.

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