MS series absolute position, non-contact linear sensor is 28-mm long and uses Temposonics technology for welded and tierod mobile hydraulic applications. It has a 100 g shock and 15 g vibration rating, as well as 100 V/m EMI protection. It fits 38-mm diameter (or larger) cylinders and has a measuring range of 2 to 78 in. Position output options include 0 to 5 and 0.25 to 4.75 V; 0 to 20 and 4 to 20 mA; or PWM.
MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Div., (919) 677-0100, www.mtssensors.com