Gases, liquids, digital pressure
2020-02-06 Bronkhorst High-Tech announced the availability of a CANopen interface on their flow meters and controllers for gases and liquids, as well as their digital pressure controllers.
512 sensing points
2020-01-31 CSM (Germany) introduced the HV DTemp system. It acquires temperatures at up to 512 points and provides the values via CAN. The system is designed for development of high-voltage (HV) batteries used e.g. in electric vehicles.
For mobile machines
2020-01-20 The JD series sensors from ifm Electronic (Germany) measure inclinations in harsh environments and provide the data via a CANopen interface. The company also offers the CANwireless gateway allowing a Wifi or a Bluetooth connection to the CAN network ...
2020-01-16 IMC (Germany) offers the modular platform Cronos-XT for data acquisition. Modules for Classical CAN and CAN FD connectivity are provided.
2019-11-28 The TM1 series of position sensors by Novotechnik provide CANopen or J1939 interface options. They are dedicated for the pressure range of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders.
2019-11-08 At this year's SPS in Nuremberg (Germany), TWK presents its portfolio of sensors for use in wind energy, construction, and agricultural machines in hall 4A at stand 111.
2019-11-06 The SG121 wire-actuated encoder from Siko is suitable for measuring lengths up to 12 m. It comes with an installation depth of 70 mm x 8 5mm x 105 mm and supports CANopen, J1939, and CANopen Safety interfaces.
2019-10-30 Hendrickson has developed the Watchman wheel-end sensor technology to be used in trailers.
2019-10-23 The Vbox 3iS from Racelogic is now available. It is a GNSS-aided inertial navigation system (INS) with a built-in Oled display. It enables testing in areas such as urban canyons, bridges, and tunnels.
For hydraulic cylinders
2019-10-22 Siko updated its SGH10 position sensor. The product has been certified by the German Federal Motor Transport Authority in accordance with UN ECE R10 and now has E1 certification for road vehicles.
2019-10-22 At the Agritechnica 2019, Mueller-Elektronik presents technologies and developments in the field of agricultural electronics, precision farming, and Isobus.
2019-09-27 The Multirate metering system for pneumatic fertilizer spreaders from Rauch provides exact plant nutrition over small areas. It allows a total of 30 CAN-controlled spreading sections to be switched on and off individually.
2019-09-18 Bosch-Rexroth introduces its IVAS vibration analysis sensor. It transmits root mean squares of vibrations via its CAN interface.
CAN Newsletter magazine
2019-09-04 Schaeffler’s Spindle-Sense monitoring system reduces downtimes and increases utilization of machine capacity. The variant C-A1 outputs the measurements via CAN.
CAN Newsletter magazine
2019-09-04 Draw-wire sensors based on rotary encoders have some advantages compared to other solutions. Matthias Roth, Siko’s Industry Manager Mobile Automation explains them on the example of the SGH series.
CANopen, CANopen Safety, J1939
2019-09-03 The WH58MR from Siko is a magnetic safety rotary encoder with redundant position detection and hollow shaft, developed for use in mobile machines. CANopen Safety, redundant CANopen, or redundant SAE J1939 interfaces are available.
2019-08-28 The FNC AC 58B CANopen encoder by Fenac (Turkey) is available in camping flange or synchro flange versions.
2019-08-14 TWK provides functional-safe (PL d) encoders, which uses proprietary PDOs instead of SRDOs as specified in EN 50325-5.
Made in China
2019-08-13 The Inovance Group headquartered in Shenzhen (China) offers as a first CANopen product, the EA58S absolute encoder. The company jointed recently the nonprofit CiA association.