Digital Displacement Sensors_Low Tip Force | Gauge Probes

Spring Push Actuation (Feather Touch) DT/S
DT/S – Spring Push Actuation (Feather Touch)
  • Feather touch
  • Low tip force of 0.18N (options available)
  • 2,5,10,20 & 30 mm measuring ranges
  • Accuracy better than 0.1 µm
  • Resolution better than 0.01 µm
  • Repeatability better than 0.05 µm
  • Range of tips available
  • Spring actuation
  • IP50 sealing
  • Excellent sideload capability

Feather Touch transducers have been designed specially to gauge or measure delicate surfaces such as car windscreens, pharmaceutical bottles, electro-mechanical components and plastic parts. A traditional transducer exerts a tip force of approximately 0.7 N, the Feather Touch exerts a mere 0.18 N when used in the horizontal position. This reduction is achieved by replacing the gaiter with a close tolerance gland.

Orbit® Low Tip Force Probes Spring Push Actuation (Feather Touch)

 


Pneumatic Push Actuation (Feather Touch)  DT/P
DT/P – Pneumatic Push Actuation (Feather Touch)
  • Feather touch
  • Low tip force of 0.18N (options available)
  • 2,5,10,20 & 30 mm measuring ranges
  • Accuracy better than 0.1 µm
  • Resolution better than 0.01 µm
  • Repeatability better than 0.05 µm
  • Range of tips available
  • Pneumatic actuation
  • IP50 sealing
  • Excellent sideload capability
 

Feather Touch transducers have been designed especially to gauge or measure delicate surfaces such as car windscreens, pharmaceutical bottles, electro-mechanical components and plastic parts. Where as a traditional transducer exerts a tip force of approximately 0.7 N, the Feather Touch exerts a mere 0.18 N when used in the horizontal position. This reduction is achieved by replacing the gaiter with a close tolerance gland. Despite the low volume of air flow the bearing is constantly purged, avoiding the build up of dust.
Orbit® Low Tip Force Probes Pneumatic Push Actuation (Feather Touch)   

Digital Measurement Low Tip Force Spring Push Actuation Probes
DW/S – Spring Push
  • Ultra Low tip force as low as 0.03 to 0.06N
  • 10 mm measuring range
  • Accuracy better than 0.1 µm
  • Resolution better than 0.01 µm
  • Repeatability better than 0.05 µm
  • Nylon and Ruby tips available
  • Spring actuation
  • IP50 sealing

The Ultra Feather Touch probe has so light a tip force, it is a viable alternative to a non contact sensor in many applications. With various tips in ruby and nylon the UFT is already being used to check glass, rubber, semiconductor wafers and other delicate materials.


DWP Pneumatic Push Gauge
DW/P – Pneumatic Push
  • Ultra Low tip force as low as 0.03 to 0.06N
  • 10 mm measuring range
  • Accuracy better than 0.1 µm
  • Resolution better than 0.01 µm
  • Repeatability better than 0.05 µm
  • Nylon and Ruby tips available
  • Pneumatic actuation
  • IP50 sealing

The Ultra Feather Touch probe has so light a tip force, it is a viable alternative to a non contact sensor in many applications. With various tips in ruby and nylon the UFT is already being used to check glass, rubber, semiconductor wafers and other delicate materials.