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Posital measuring wheel

March 11, 2024
Posital measuring wheels and accessories can be combined with IXARC encoders to measure linear motion in applications such as conveyer systems or the manufacture of rolled products...

Programmable Posital encoders support fractional PPR

Feb. 5, 2024
Posital’s IXARC programmable incremental rotary encoders can be configured to deliver fractional pulse rates (fractional PPR). These devices can be programmed to transmit...

New generation of Posital kit encoders

Dec. 11, 2023
Posital announced a major upgrade to its family of 36 mm kit encoders for motion control applications
Linear Measurement

Linarix linear position sensors

Sept. 23, 2022
Posital Linarix linear positions sensors are updated with extra-heavy-duty draw-wire mechanisms and a pre-scaling option for devices with analog communications interfaces. These...

Posital extends Product Finder Portal to include kit encoders

July 28, 2022
Encoder-maker Posital has updated its online Product Finder tool to include the company’s extensive line of kit encoders. Posital offers more than 200 kit encoder variants, featuring...

ATEX/ICECx-Certified Rotary Encoders

March 18, 2022
Posital’s explosion-proof IXARC rotary encoders are certified to comply with ATEX/IECEx directives for Category 3 electrical products, and are suitable for use in Zone 2 and Zone...
Presence Sensing

Wiegand proximity sensors

Dec. 29, 2021
Wiegand proximity sensors are intrinsically safe—their self-powered characteristics mean that they can function without external power sources

Programmable IXARC encoders

Nov. 17, 2021
With programmable IXARC encoders, key performance characteristics such as resolution, communications interfaces and measurement ranges can be set up through firmware updates, ...
Presence Sensing

Posital-Fraba Intrinsically safe proximity sensors

Dec. 28, 2020
Wiegand sensors are intrinsically safe, functioning without external power sources

Posital-Fraba mini kit encoder

Jan. 22, 2020
The device is the world’s smallest multi-turn absolute kit encoder

Articles & News


Life is simpler with absolute positioning

April 27, 2023
Navigating the world is easier with absolute positioning than it is counting incremental steps. Posital Fraba's encoder product specialist Jim Stevens joins Control Design's editor...

Videos & Resources


White Paper Getting Connected: A quick look at communications interface options for motion control

Sept. 28, 2022
This white paper discusses motion control communications interface options in depth. Topics covered include:Connectivity for incremental encoders: a special case Absolute sensors...

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Posital Heavy-duty encoders for severe environmental conditions

March 1, 2018
These heavy-duty IXARC incremental and absolute rotary encoders are built to stand up to extreme environmental conditions

Posital motor feedback kit encoders with open source interfaces

Jan. 23, 2018
Comes with support for the non-proprietary open-source BiSS Line communication protocol

Posital Fraba Kit encoders with multi-turn measurement capabilities

May 25, 2017
These kit encoders enable manufacturers of servomotors and other machinery to build rotary position measurements into their products

Posital Fraba Encoders for hazardous locations

May 19, 2017
The analog ATEX-certified absolute encoders are designed to operate safely in atmospheres with potentially dangerous levels of explosive gases or dust

Posital-Fraba Precision magnetic encoders with CANopen interface

April 18, 2017
Ixarc high-precision magnetic absolute rotary encoders are available with CANopen interfaces

Profinet interface for POSITAL’s explosion-proof rotary sensors

July 22, 2016
Areas of application for these encoders include oil and gas facilities, underground mines, chemical plants, milling operations and grain-handling facilities.

Posital-Fraba Display units for rotary encoders

June 14, 2016
These stand-alone digital display units are designed to connect directly to Posital’s Ixarc rotary encoders, Tiltix inclinometers and Linarix linear sensors