It uses optical triangulation to attain resolution of 0.001 in. at rates to 1,800 measurements/sec. Field-adjustable measuring ranges are from 2 to 8 in. Communication software lets users change measurement range, voltage output, invalid set points, laser power, and filtering through RS-485 and RS-232 links. Operating temperature range is from 32 to 122°F and power is from a 15 to 30-Vdc source. The sensor measures 63331.65 in. and weighs 1.3 lb.
LMI Technologies Inc.,
21455 Melrose Ave., Suite 22, Southfield, MI 48075,