- November 19, 2014
November 19, 2014 - Newall's draw wire encoder provides digital position and speed feedback information in a rugged, easy-to-install package. Model RDW-PV utilizes a flexible measuring cable mounted to an internal spring-loaded spool and a quadrature encoder output to precisely measure linear motion applications. The sturdy cable is made of nylon coated stainless steel for ultimate strength and has a measurement range up to 125 inches. Easy to install, simply connect the RDW-PV cable to your moving equipment and secure the base to a fixed object. Hard to reach areas or worries about shaft misalignment are now not a problem. The RDW-PV draw wire encoder allows for easy reorientation of the mounting bracket or encoder connector position, giving users added adaptability to their installation. With an IP66 rating, the RDW-PV is a perfect solution for a variety of industrial measurement challenges including wet, dirty, and outdoor environments or applications where your measuring range travels through a harsh environment.