Accelerometers & Gyro

KA Sensors supply a wide range of Accelerometers and Gyro suited to match your needs.

With in-house design, manufacture and calibration of a wide range of Accelerometers, KA Sensors provide products with 1, 2 or 3 Axis of measurement in very small, rugged and light weight packages.

Also offering a Low Bandwidth range that is ideally suited to vehicle dynamics measurement and control, the Acceletometers and Gyro will filter out any high frequency chassis vibrations when pitch, yaw and roll parameters are intended. 

Typical Applications Include:

  • Aero Performance
  • Braking
  • Launch Control
  • Suspension Test
  • Track Mapping 

Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your requirements. 

KAA 1 and 2 Axis Accelerometers
KAA 1 and 2 Axis Accelerometers

The KAA Series of accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motorsport and automotive testing industries with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5V to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.  Supply can be either 5V or 8-16V and also specified as a single or dual axis accellerometer.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±200g Range
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • 1 or 2 axis
  • DC Response
  • Built-in Amplifier
  • Band Width 0-1500Hz
KAT Low Bandwidth (Chassis) Accelerometer
KAT Low Bandwidth (Chassis) Accelerometer

The KAT Series of low bandwidth accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motorsport and automotive testing industries with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5V to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.  The low bandwidth sensor eliminates high frequency chassis vibrations, therefore allowing low frequency events to be detected and measured.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±10g Range
  • 0 to 20 HZ Bandwidth
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • 3 Axis of Measurement
  • ±20000 Over Range
KAA3 Triaxial / 3 Axis Accelerometer
KAA3 Triaxial / 3 Axis Accelerometer

The KAA3 Series of triaxial (3 axis) accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motorsport and automotive testing industries with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5V to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems. Supply of 5V or 8-16V.  With a bandwidth of zero to 1500Hz these sensors are useful for applications within component and full vehicle testing and development programs.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±200g Range
  • Rugged Construction
  • 3 Axes of Measurement
  • DC Response
  • Built-in Amplifier
KAAT triaxial / 3 Axis Accelerometer
KAAT triaxial / 3 Axis Accelerometer

The KAAT Series of triaxial (3 axis) accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motorsport and automotive testing industries with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5V to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±200g Range
  • Rugged Construction
  • 3 Axes of Measurement
  • DC Response
  • Built-in Amplifier
KAE single / 1 Axis Accelerometer
KAE single / 1 Axis Accelerometer

The KAE Series of miniature accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motor sports and automotive testing industries.  The sensors offer 1 axis of measurement with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5 to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±200g
  • Single Axis
  • DC Response
  • Rugged Design
  • Built-in Amplifier
KAH Hub Accelerometer
KAH Hub Accelerometer

The KAH Series of accelerometers offer a compact and robust solution for the motorsport and automotive testing industries with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5V to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.

Typical applications include: Braking - Suspension Test - Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Launch Control

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±200g Range
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • 1 Axis of Measurement
  • DC Response
  • Built-in Amplifier
KATD 1 and 2 Axis (Dual) Low Bandwidth Accelerometer
KATD 1 and 2 Axis (Dual) Low Bandwidth Accelerometer

The KATD Series of single or dual axis accelerometers are designed for true inertial measurements on race vehicles or automotive test vehicles. The use of low bandwidth sensing elements ensures that high frequency vibration from trans-mission components or similar do not affect the measurements. Therefore allowing only lower frequency components to be detected and measured. The sensors offer 2 axes of measurement with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5 to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems.

Typical applications include: Aero Performance - Launch Control - Track Mapping - Lean Angle – Cornering – Braking

  • Miniature Size
  • ±2g to ±10g
  • 2 Axis Output
  • 0 to 20Hz Bandwidth
  • ±20,000g Over Range
  • Built-in Amplifier 
KG Series of angular rate sensors - Gyros
KG Series of angular rate sensors - Gyros

The KG Series of angular rate sensor offers a compact and robust solution for the motor sports and automotive testing industries.  The sensors offer 1, 2 or 3 axis of measurement with integral signal conditioning to give a standard signal of 0.5 to 4.5V which is ideal for most data acquisition systems. Supply voltage can be 5V or 8-16V and low current consumption of less than 25mA.  With a bandwidth of zero to 1500Hz these sensors are useful for applications within component and full vehicle testing and development programs.

Typical applications include: Aero Performance - Structural Analysis - Suspension Test - Launch  - Control – Braking

  • Miniature Size
  • ±80° /S or ±200/S
  • <±1.0% FS Linearity
  • 1, 2 or 3 Axis
  • DC Response
  • Built-in Amplifier