POSITAL News & Articles

POSITAL announces it has joined BiSS Association as a founding member

  • News

BiSS communications protocols were developed by the German company iC-Haus GmbH as an efficient digital interface for communications between industrial sensors, actuators and control devices.

POSITAL introduces mobile-friendly Online Product Finder

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The online Product Finder tool supports easy-to-navigate access by smart phones and other mobile devices.

Posital opens office in Shanghai

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With China emerging as the largest market for POSITAL products in Asia, the new Shanghai office is intended to provide localized consulting and support.


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POSITAL-FRABA has joined the Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA).

POSITAL becomes global Rockwell Encompass partner

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The company had previously been registered as an Encompass partner for the Asia/Pacific region and the Americas.

POSITAL enhances programmability of IXARC rotary encoders

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With these capabilities, the encoders’ performance characteristics can be extensively modified through software changes, without requiring any changes to physical components.

POSITAL’s sensors in Rockwell Automation’s Encompass program

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LINARIX linear position sensors have been added to the list of products referenced by the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork.

POSITAL updates its web site

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Web site contains info on 40,000-plus rotary encoder variants, over 200 inclinometer models and more than 900 linear sensor configurations.

FRABA joins Rockwell Automation Encompass program

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The POSITAL Programmable Potentiometer has been added to the list of products referenced by the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork.

POSITAL position sensors improve solar energy output

  • Case Study

POSITAL's rotary encoders and inclinometers play an important role in solar tracking systems, providing the controller with instantaneous information on the exact orientation of the solar panel array.