String Pots – Miniature
The Firstmark Controls, formally Spaceage Controls product is specifically aimed at the Test & Measurement market for Aerospace, Crash, Automotive and high reliability, precision type applications.
These String Pots (known as draw wire transducers, YoYo pots or cable displacement transducers) are capable of temperatures down to -65 Deg C for flight test and stroke lengths from 38mm to 2000mm. Output options include voltage divider, analogue or current.
Each sensor has several mounting options to allow off-axis measurements, base plates and installations kits. With programs or volume, these units can be highly customised to suit the application.