SAW Transducers

  Enquiry / contact me

For non-contact monitoring of torques

Sensor Technology

ORT230/240 Transducer Series pictured
ORT230/240 Transducer Series pictured

Radio frequency detectors allow to monitor Surface Acoustic Waves (SAWs) without contact needed, which grants freedom from strict mechanic limitations such as slip rings as well as immunity from magnetic forces and electronic interference. Suitable for a variety of industrial applications, Sensor Technology’s SAW-based torque sensors are ideal in the development of engines and gearboxes. 

Radio frequency solutions

 
The SAW devices (smart quartz combs) affixed to the torque’s shaft are distorted by movement, which impacts the resonant frequency of the combs, allowing its measurement via radio frequency exchange with the non-contact pick-up mounted close to the shaft. Following this action, electronic processing and calibration will ensue to monitor the torque in real-time.

Posted on October 22, 2019 - (352 views)
Sensor Technology Ltd
Balscott Mill Balscote
OX15 6EY Banbury - United Kingdom
+44-1295-730746
+44-1295-738966
View full company profile
Location
Related articles
Sensor for Contour Detection
Analog Devices Supports Customers During COVID-19 Pandemic
Sensata Launches New Low Noise Solid State Relays
Pressure Sensors for Energy Efficient Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Systems
The True Value of Functional Safety in Food Processing Lines
MP600 Limit Sensors - Detect 2 Positions within Microns
Safety protections in Paper Printing
Fine Wire Versatile Thermocouples
Safety NanoScan
Two Meter Field of View Laser Profiler
The Sensor Show - Munich
Miniature Draw-wire Sensors MT Series
Santest Mechatronic Range
MP600 Mechanical Position Sensors
MP600 Mechanical Position Sensors
Sensorik4.0®, a gateway to Industry 4.0
MP600 Mechanical Position Sensors
Micro-Epsilon Capacitive Sensors
Sensing Innovation for Process & Control
Sensors & Instrumentation Live from 25 to 26 September 2019