Automated and electronically controlled systems abound in modern mobile equipment used in industries such as construction, material handling, mining, rail maintenance, agriculture, and firefighting. It’s critical that sensor technology be robust enough to handle the shock, vibration, dust, moisture and other hazards common to mobile equipment operating environments. For accurate control, an encoder provides reliable motion feedback.
The mobile equipment industry typically uses encoders for the following functions:
Ground Force Worldwide designs trucks that mix explosives for the mining industry, & also requires tough encoders.
Four tactics for protecting your encoders in harsh operating environments.
We're here to help. Our engineers and encoder experts will respond quickly to your toughest, most technical encoder questions.
Expedite options are available on many models. Contact us for details.