BEI Industrial Encoders, Goleta, CA, is an operation of Custom Sensors & Technologies, Inc. — BEI Industrial Encoders announces the addition of metric incremental encoders to its product line. Model M58 is a 58 mm diameter industrial grade metric incremental encoder. Its unique combination of high performance and flexibility provides a wide range of options in a rugged industrial package. BEI metric encoders are readily available with standard configurations in stock for quick delivery. Equipment retrofitters needing metric encoders can now fulfill their requirements with quality built products from BEI. The M58 is an ideal replacement encoder for metric equipment used in many industries, including machine control, printing, and factory automation applications.
The M58 is available with either a standard 10mm shaft or 6mm shaft. The M58 provides a wide range of resolutions, up to 80,000 cycles per turn. Built to industrial standards, the M58 provides excellent resistance to shock and vibration. IP65 environmental protection level is standard or IP67 is available with sealing flange. This allows the M58 to work exceptionally well in dirty or wet environments commonly found in industrial applications.
For more information, visit www.beiied.com/PDFs2/M58_Metric_Incremental_Encoder.pdf.
About BEI Industrial Encoders
BEI Industrial Encoders (IED) is an operation of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST). IED manufactures optical encoders and associated electronics for the industrial market. IED is the market-leading brand of encoders in North America.
For more information, visit: www.beiied.com.
About Custom Sensors & Technologies
Headquartered in Moorpark, Calif., Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST) is a business unit of Schneider Electric. CST was formed from the combination of Kavlico, Crouzet, Crydom and former divisions of BEI Technologies. CST provides sensors, controls and actuation products to the industrial, transportation, and military and aerospace markets.
For more information, visit: www.cst.schneider-electric.com.
About Schneider Electric Schneider Electric is the world's power and control specialist. Through its world-class brands, Merlin Gerin, Square D and Telemecanique, Schneider Electric anticipates and satisfies its customers' requirements in the residential, building, industry and energy and infrastructure markets. With 105,000 employees and operations in 190 countries, Schneider Electric generated sales of €13.7 billion in 2006 through 15,000 sales outlets.
For more information, visit: www.schneider-electric.com.
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