[2018-04-12] The PE18-BX Proxencoder by Joral is a rotary encoder. It comes with J1939 interfaces, but not with CANopen support.
[2018-04-05] The precise measurements of wind speed and wind direction are prerequisite for maximum energy generation from a wind turbine. Mesa Systemtechnik (Germany) has unveiled its Sonic Anemometer with CANopen output for this purpose.
[2018-03-29] The E1 approved TBN58 single-turn encoder by TWK Elektronik (Germany) features a 14-bit resolution. It comprises two sensor elements providing position and speed values.
[2018-03-23] The F9205 sensor by Tecsis is designed for measurement tasks on spreaders or for the weighing of containers before loading. This measuring method is suitable for new designs, but can also be used in an existing system.
[2018-03-14] The SGH25 wire-actuated encoder from Siko is characterized by a measurement range up to 2,5 m. It comes with a variety of interfaces including CANopen.
CAN Newsletter magazine
[2017-08-30] The trend to more complex devices is ongoing. This is also true for sensors as reported in the latest CAN Newsletter magazine. Thus they require more sophisticated communication interfaces.