All-round wheeled encoder for conveyor systems

All-round wheeled encoder for conveyor systems from Lika Electronic

By: Lika Electronic  03/03/2015
Keywords: Motion Control, Conveyor Systems, Encoder

IR01 is the all-round wheeled encoder from Lika Electronic that is best suited for accurate length measurements in conveyor systems. It offers a complete and inexpensive assembly to easily solve your tasks in linear displacement measurements such us in steel, paper, textile, wood and packaging industries. It encompasses a double rubber wheel with integrated incremental encoder and the mounting support in a single package. Typically the wheel is mounted under the moving material (such as a conveyor belt, a reel or a roller). The support provides a slotted mounting plate and a pivoting arm fitted with springs. In this way it is easy to adjust the wheel very close to the belt and load the springs to always exert the better pressure. In addition the arm is able to accommodate the possible upward downward movements of the belt without losing constant contact. Also the rubber wheel is designed to eliminate the sliding risks. Available in several diameters, the wheel can be locked in a fixed position or let free to move. The integral encoder is an incremental type and provides AB0 signals with complementary signals via Push-Pull (HTL) +10÷30Vdc, Line Driver (TTL) +5Vdc ±5% and HTL/TTL compatible +5÷30Vdc universal output circuits (digital version); or sinusoidal signals via 1Vpp output circuit. Resolutions up to 5000 PPR are at customer's choice (0.06 mm / 0.0024”). M12 connector and cable options are both offered.

Keywords: Belt Conveyor, Belt Conveyor System, Belt Conveyors, Conveyor Belt, Conveyor System, Conveyor Systems, Electronic, Encoder, Incremental Encoder, Industrial Technologies, Lika Electronic, Line Driver, Measuring System, Motion Control, Optical Encoder, Roller Conveyor, Rotary Encoder, Rubber Wheel, underbelt measuring system, Universal output, Wheeled Encoder,

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