Learning Resources http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6881/more en FAQ's on What type of cylinder stroke sensor do I need? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/faqs-what-type-cylinder-stroke-sensor-do-i-need <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Balluff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are lots of products out there for sensing the stroke position of a hydraulic cylinder. How do I know which one to use? 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