Speed and position monitoring of elevator cars with encoders

AFM60 absolute encoders offer a large selection of mechanical interfaces and electrical contacting options. Mounted on a measuring wheel, the encoder transmits absolute position information to the elevator control, which monitors the speed and can precisely position the elevator car.

  • Following product families can be used
    • Pulses per revolution: Up to 10,000
    • Housing diameter: 60 mm
    • Solid shaft, blind hollow shaft, and through hollow shaft
    • Enclosure rating: IP67, IP69K
    • Communication interfaces: TTL/RS-422, HTL/Push Pull, universal interface (TTL, HTL)
    • Connection type: M12 or M23 male connector, cable, cable with M12 or M23 male connector
    • Stainless steel or aluminum housing