2022-09-30 In many rolling stock applications, deeply embedded CAN networks are used. At the Innotrans tradeshow 2022, several companies exhibited sensors with CAN interfaces.
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2022-08-18 Megatron expands its range of CAN-capable products. First of all, more CAN sensors will be added to the range. They already preprocess the raw sensor signal inside the sensor housing, so no cost-intensive extra I/O or gateway modules are required to ...
2022-08-03 Moba Mobile Automation has announced that the MSS Slope CANopen Sensor family has been ISO 13849 certified by TÜV Nord. This certification covers also the requirements of the latest EN-280/A92.20 standards.
Non-contact torque sensor
2022-08-01 NCTE, German sensor manufacturer, has expanded its 2300 torque sensor series. It is based on magnetostriction for applications with low torques. The added variant is suitable for torque-range measurement tasks down to 0,5 Nm. CAN is available as an o...
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2022-07-25 The miniature rotary encoder of the MH609y-II-CAN series featuring CANopen and CANopen safety from FSG Fernsteuergeraete is also available as MH609y-II-MU-i in a version with two analog signal outputs for 4 mA to 20 mA.
2022-06-20 At Hannover Messe 2022, TWK exhibited its rotary encoders. They provide CANopen or CANopen Safety connectivity.
2022-06-13 Axiomatic (Canada) has introduced the AX180800 temperature scanner monitoring up to 20 thermocouples and two RTDs. The device features two J1939 interfaces.
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2022-06-13 Peak-System, provider of hardware and software in the field of automotive and industrial communication presents new and upcoming CAN-products.
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2022-05-30 At the fair, TWK shows the recent magnetic TRSN multi-turn and TBSN single-turn encoders supporting CANopen Safety (EN 50325-5). It is prepared to meet the SIL 3 (EN ISO 61508) and ASIL D (ISO 26262) compliance.
Current data via CAN
2022-05-25 Continental is widening its sensor portfolio by launching two sensors for electrified vehicles. The current sensor module (CSM) and the battery impact detection (BID) system. Both solutions focus on protecting the battery and/or on battery parameter ...
2022-05-18 TWK (Germany) offers rotary encoders for speed monitoring. They support CANopen.
2022-04-27 Elgo Batscale has announced its latest Limax Compact (LimaxCP) series. There are three options available for the programming of safety parameters. One is on-site, where the elevator system is used - via control system using CANopen.
2022-04-20 In coordination with the customer, FSG (Germany) developed a wind sensor with integrated LED obstruction light. This saves space in confined spaces at the highest point of crane systems or comparable equipment. A CAN network is available as signal ou...
J1939 cable transducer
2022-04-13 Combilift’s CSS container loading system uses Variohm Eurosensor’s cable-extension transducers to monitor the slip-sheet’s position while loading and retracting procedure.
Electronic cam controller
2022-04-12 TWK’s Noce electronic cam switches were extended by the SIL 2 and PL d certified variant. Various flange, shaft, and interface versions (e.g. CANopen Safety) are possible.
2022-03-29 Pipo Moteurs (France) has used the CANmod.temp devices by CSS electronics (Denmark) when designing and optimizing its race engines.
2022-03-24 The SMX.igs-e inclination sensors from STW now feature inertial measurement unit (IMU) functionality and will enable sensor data fusion using Kalman filters in the future. The calculated values are passed on to subsequent control units via CAN, CANop...
2022-03-18 The RFE-3200 series angle sensors are built for rotary position sensing tasks in the harsh environments encountered in agricultural machinery, off highway vehicles, and mobile machinery. It supports J1939 and CANopen.
2022-03-14 CSM (Germany) introduced the HV BM Split modules for electric and hybrid vehicles where confined installation space is available. Acquired data is output via CAN.
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2022-03-10 Micro-electro-mechanical system (Mems) inertial sensors are commonly used for orientation, pose estimation, and tracking. Due to their size and cost, they are used in automotive and industrial applications. Gemac introduces its point of view.