POSITAL News & Articles

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.

Absolute positioning on a budget

  • Case Study

When the Rock-Tenn paperboard mill in Aurora IL wanted to automate the positioning and tensioning of the belts on its paperboard dryer conveyor system, it took an innovative combination of high-end, absolute encoders and basic, low-end control and drive technology to get the job done.

POSITAL publishes position sensor brochure

  • News

Brochure describes rotary encoders, inclinometers and draw-wire linear motion sensor products.

POSITAL motion sensors fit wind turbines

  • News

OPTIPACT motion sensors measure velocity by calculating the rate at which an image of a moving surface travels across an optical sensor.

POSITAL encoders certified for IRT by Profibus

  • News

OPTOCODE rotary encoders with PROFINET I/O interfaces are now certified for IRT (isochronous real-time) data transfer protocols.

FRABA group establishes subsidiary in Singapore

  • News

The new subsidiary in Singapore is FRABA Pte. Ltd.