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GMIX1A Universal Measuring System Selectable Resolution and Vmax output for woodworking machines

  • 5 different adjustable resolutions
  • Speed monitoring LED and signal output (in compliance with the prescribed max. 25 m/min for panel saws)
  • Switchable output levels (24 V push/pull or 5 V-TTL Line Driver)
  • Status LED for each channel (A,B and Z)
  • Compact sensor in high protection class of IP67
  • Speed proportional square wave outputs
  • External metal case for evaluation and settings
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Mechanical data

Measuring principleincremental
Repeat accuracy± 1 increment
System accuracy in µm at 20 °C± (25 + 20 x L), L= measuring length in meters
Distance sensor / tapemax. 4.0 mm
Sensor housing materialsensor head: zinc die cast, evaluation box: galvanized steel sheet
Housing dimensions (L x W x H)sensor head: 30 x 10 x 15 mm
Required magnetic tapeMB20-50-10-1-R
Pole pitch5 mm
 Max. measuring length theoretically unlimited
Connections9 pin (female) D-SUB
Sensor cable1.5 m standard length, others on request, drag chain suitable 
Sensor cable bending radiusmin. 60 mm
Weightsensor head: approx. 15 g without cable, cable: approx 60 g/m, evaluation box: approx. 280 g


Power supply voltage10 ... 30 VDC
Residual ripple< 10 %
Current consumptionmax. 300 mA
Output signalsA, A', B, B', Z
Output levelsHTL/ TTL (switchable)
Output current per channelmax. 20 mA
Resolution (at 4 edge evaluation)0.1/ 0.5/ 0.025/ 0.02 or 0.01 mm (switchable)
Index pulse every 5 mm (periodically),
Max. output frequency per channeldepends on selected resolution
Max. operating speeddepends on selected resolution
VMAX Output voltagepower supply voltage (10 ... 30 VDC) -0.7 V
VMAX Output currentmax. 200 mA (resistive, inductive or capacitive load)
VMAX Miscellaneousoutput is permanently short-circuit proof and current limited

Environmental conditions

Storage temperature-25 ... +85 °C (sensor and evaluation box)
Operating temperaturesensor head: -10 ... +85 °C (-25 ... +85 °C on request), evaluation box: -10 ... +50 °C
Humiditysensor head: max. 95 %, non-condensing, evaluation box: max. 80%, non-condensing
Protection classsensor head: IP67, evaluation box: IP40


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