"Kübler by TURCK" Introduces Profibus-DP Programmable Multi-turn Absolute Encoders

  • February 06, 2004
  • TURCK Inc.
  • News
Minneapolis, MN–January 31, 2003–TURCK Inc. introduces the "Kübler by TURCK" line of Profibus-DP programmable multi-turn absolute encoders, now available with the M12 eurofast® quick disconnects and overmolded mating cordsets. The M12 eurofast quick-disconnect offers higher performance, lower cost to enable fast and reliable installation. These encoders are available in both a shaft and large bore hollowshaft construction with a Class 2 Profibus-DP fieldbus communication protocol and 25-bits of resolution (8192 per turn and 4096 turns). Profibus-DP permits the communication between devices produced by various manufacturers without the need to adapt the interfaces. Profibus-DP is a bus system that has been optimized in terms of speed and low connection costs for quick data exchange at the field level. The "Kübler by TURCK" Profibus-DP encoders incorporate our patented Intelligent Sensing Technology ("IST") and Integrated Technology ("IT"). "IST" and "IT" are non-contact design and construction technologies using custom ASIC's with all components mounted on a single PCB. Enhancing performance over traditional methods of construction enables shock loads up to 250 gs, high resistance to EMI, high reliability and long life. This model is suited for applications in and around drives, clutches and brakes. TURCK is a leading supplier of advanced sensing solutions to help manufacturers improve their automated processes, products and profits. For other TURCK products or technical information, please contact: Application Support-Toll free: 800-544-PROX (7769). Visit us on the web www.turck.com, or Email: sensors@turck.com.

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