SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. — Novotechnik U.S. introduced the TM1 Series of magnetostrictive linear hydraulic and pneumatic position sensors with compact housing. A magnetic ring-shaped marker is affixed to your application’s moving cylinder and moves up and down the TM1 rod without contact.

TM1 Series stroke lengths are from 50-2,000 mm in 25-mm steps. Operating pressure is up to 5,076 psi (350 bar) with peaks to 6,526 psi (450 bar). Both plug-in and screw type flange models are available.

Other key specifications for TM1 include absolute linearity of ≤ 0.04% F.S. (min. 0.3 mm) and repeatability of ≤ ±0.1 mm. Output options include 4-20 mA current as well as voltage output of 0.25-4.75 V, 0.5-4.5 V or 0.1-10 V.

Ingress protection is to IP 69K, shock and vibration 100 g and 20 g respectively. Operating temperature range is to minus 40° to 105°C. For more information, visit