POSITAL IXARC SIL 2-Certified Absolute Rotary Encoders

POSITAL's SIL 2-certified IXARC encoders include a PROFINET communications interface and support PROFIsafe protocols.

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POSITAL has expanded its family of IXARC absolute rotary encoders to include those with a PROFINET communications interface.

  • Supports PROFIsafe protocols
  • Measurement system is backed up by advanced signal processing and interface management software that supports full range of PROFINET and PROFIsafe capabilities, including prioritized startup, media redundancy and possibility of firmware updates
  • For use in safety-critical motion control systems
  • Certified to Safety Integrity Level 2 (SIL 2) and Performance Level d (PL d)
  • Provides reliable redundant magnetic measurement
  • Ethernet bridging functionality built into communications interface makes it possible to make use of various network topologies
  • Sensing elements are more mechanically rugged than optical measurement systems and significantly more resistant to presence of moisture and dust
  • Retains accuracy and reliability for long periods due to there being no direct contact between sensing elements
  • Features high vibration and shock resistance
  • Saltwater-resistant aluminum housings enable use in harsh environments
  • Protection Class up to IP69K
  • Includes status LEDs to indicate operating status and help isolate faults
  • Counts up to 4,096 absolute turns
  • Offers maximum resolution of 13 bit real time
  • Accuracy of up to ±0.2%
  • Clamp, synchro and blind-hollow flanges available
  • Available in wide range of mechanical configurations
  • Multiple options for housing size and materials, flange configuration, shaft type and diameter, connection/wiring type and level of environmental protection are available
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