(Schaumburg, IL) has introduced LC absolute linear encoders with multiple scanning units for use with machine concepts where more than one slide is moving along a machine axis — especially through directly driven linear axes. The multi-unit linear encoders include the bidirectional digital EnDat 2.2 interface, which outputs absolute position values, and requests or updates information stored in an encoder.


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This article first appeared in the February, 2006 issue of Motion Control Technology Magazine.

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