Linear Transducers

Linear transducers are used to measure movement in a straight line. Unlike current transducers, which convert current into another type of electrical signal, linear transducers convert displacement into an electrical signal that's proportional to the amount of displacement. 


How do linear transducers work?

Linear transducers are made up of a circular cluster of primary and secondary windings with a separate circular core that passes through the middle. The primary windings are triggered with an AC supply to produce a magnetic field. This then creates a signal in the secondary windings.


Uses for linear transducers

Linear transducers are designed to perform in very cold temperatures, harsh environments, and under high vibration and shock levels. Their robustness means that they are suitable for use in power turbines, hydraulics, automation, satellites and many other applications. 


A major advantage to using a linear transducer is that you can achieve high precision in dimensional measurements, meaning that they're also suitable for applications where accuracy is key, like construction and electronic circuitry. 


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RS Stock No. 909-4212
BrandRS PRO
kr 1 050,86
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200mm - - - IP65 - 8.6mm 28.1mm 227mm -40°C - +85°C 200mm 10kΩ
RS Stock No. 909-4203
BrandRS PRO
kr 985,14
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100mm - - - IP65 - 8.6mm 28.1mm 127mm -40°C - +85°C 100mm 10kΩ
RS Stock No. 909-4196
BrandRS PRO
kr 802,77
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25mm - - - IP65 - 8.6mm 28.1mm 52mm -40°C - +85°C 25mm 10kΩ
RS Stock No. 909-4209
BrandRS PRO
kr 948,69
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50mm - - - IP65 - 8.6mm 28.1mm 77mm -40°C - +85°C 50mm 10kΩ
RS Stock No. 332-2252
Mfr. Part No.PC-M-0200 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 600,18
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200mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP65 - - 382mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 390-8036
Mfr. Part No.PZ-34-A-125 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 1 588,99
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125mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP60 - - 393mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 332-2296
Mfr. Part No.PC-M-0400 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 981,95
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400mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP65 - - 1002mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 177-068
Mfr. Part No.PC-67-0300 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 3 678,42
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300mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium IP67 - - 806mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 177-894
Mfr. Part No.PZ-67-S-100 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 089,43
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100mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium IP67 - - 218.5mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 177-888
Mfr. Part No.PZ-67-S-125 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 099,75
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125mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium IP67 - - 243.5mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 176-841
Mfr. Part No.PC-67-0200 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 3 544,29
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200mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium IP67 - - 606mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 923-4139
Mfr. Part No.9615R5.1KL2.0
kr 301,29
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38.1mm - - - IP40 - 9mm 98.3mm 12.7mm -40°C - +135°C - -
RS Stock No. 283-0522
Mfr. Part No.LT-M-0200-S 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 1 429,07
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200mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP60 - 34.5mm 520mm 33mm -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 390-8064
Mfr. Part No.PZ-34-A-050 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 1 506,45
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50mm - 40 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP60 - - 243mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 837-2063
Mfr. Part No.BTL6-E500-M0200-PF-S115
BrandBALLUFF
kr 5 886,69
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200mm Maximum of 150 mA 10 → 30 V dc Anodised Aluminium IP67 4 → 20 mA, Maximum of 500 Ω 19.5mm 56mm 300mm -25°C - +70°C - -
RS Stock No. 332-2274
Mfr. Part No.PC-M-0300 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 785,90
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300mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP65 - - 792mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 177-973
Mfr. Part No.PZ-67-S-150 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 2 182,29
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150mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium IP67 - - 268.5mm - -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 283-0689
Mfr. Part No.PY-3-C-025 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 1 630,27
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25mm - 25 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP40 - 41mm 149mm 29mm -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 332-2381
Mfr. Part No.PY-3-C-050 0000X000X00
BrandGefran
kr 1 681,85
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Units
50mm - 60 V Anodised Aluminium Nylon 66 IP40 - 41mm 207mm 29mm -30°C - +100°C - -
RS Stock No. 837-1959
Mfr. Part No.BTL6-A110-M0200-A1-S115
BrandBALLUFF
kr 2 563,81
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200mm Maximum of 70 mA 20 → 28 V dc Anodised Aluminium IP67 0 → 10 V, Maximum of 5 mA 37mm 60mm 346mm 0°C - +70°C - -
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