Linear Position

KA Sensors Lightweight Linear Potentiometer

Linears in 4 Product Groups of Housing Diameter Types:

Ø 9.4mm  KP94(B/P) – Bearing (B) or Pop-Joints (P)

Ø 13mm  KP13(C/S) – Compact (C) or Standard (S)

Ø 15mm  KP15(C/S) – Compact (C) or Standard (S)

Ø 19mm  KP19(S) –Standard (S)

and

Wire Potentiometers: 7 ranges from 50 to 1250mm

 

The KP Series of Linear Position Sensors are available with a wide range of accessory options to suit your application needs. 

 

 

KP94B Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP94B Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP94B Series of linear position sensors have a 9.4mm diameter aluminum body and a stainless steel shaft with rose jointed/bearingf/rod ends.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical applications include: Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators

 

  • 12.5mm to 175mm in 8 Ranges
  • 9.4mm Diameter Housing
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Bearing Mountings
  • Long Life
  • Compact Design
  • Note KP94P is the Pop-Joint Version
KP94P Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP94P Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP94P Series of linear position sensors have a 9.4mm diameter aluminium body and a stainless steel shaft with Pop-Joints each end.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical applications include: Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators

  • 12.5mm to 175mm in 8 Ranges
  • 9.4mm Diameter Housing
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Pop Joint Mountings
  • Long Life
  • Compact Design
  • Note the KP94B is the bearing version
KP13S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP13S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP13S Standard Series of linear position sensors have a 13mm diameter aluminium body and a stainless steel shaft.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical applications include; Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators 

  • 25mm to 200mm in 8 Model Ranges
  • 13mm Diameter
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • Long Life
  • Standard/Longer Version of the KP13C
KP13C Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP13C Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP13C Compact Series of linear position sensors have a 13mm diameter aluminium body and a stainless steel shaft.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical application include: Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators

  • 25mm to 175mm in 7 Model Ranges
  • 13mm
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • Long Life
  • Compact/Short Version of the KP13S
KP15S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP15S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP15S Standard Series of linear position sensors have a 15mm diameter aluminium body and a stainless steel shaft.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical application include: Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators

  • 25mm to 250mm in 7 Model Ranges
  • 15mm Diameter
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • Long Life
  • Standard/Longer Version of the KP15C
KP19S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP19S Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP19S Standard Series of linear position sensors have a 19mm diameter aluminium body and a stainless steel shaft.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi fingered contacts the sensors offer high performance and reliability even under extreme temperature and vibration.  Can be specified with a standard IP65 sealing rating or upgrade to a full IP67 version.  Cable exit can be either forward or reverse.

Typical application include: Damper Position - Throttle - Pedal - Aero Surface - Actuators

  • 25mm to 300mm in 8 Model Ranges
  • 19mm Diameter
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • Long Life
  • Note There is no Compact Version of the KP19S
KP Series - Linear Position Sensor Accessories
KP Series Linear Position Accessories

The KP Series of Linear Position Sensors has various accessory options available to customise your position sensor to suit a particular environment. All the accessories are built to withstand the harsh environment of motorsport and vehicle testing applications. 

  • Ball Tip, Rod End or Pop Joint
  • Flange
  • Carbon Sleeve
  • IP67 Rated Seal
  • Cable Exit
  • Spring Return
  • Cable Assemblies
  • Connectors
KWP Pull / Extending Wire Potentiometer
KWP Pull / Extending Wire Potentiometer

The KWP Series of wire potentiometers are designed to withstand the demanding motorsport  and automotive environment.   These linear sensors use a retractable stainless steel wire and offer high linearity and reliability.

Typical applications include: Pedal Movement - Steering Angle - Suspension travel

  • Miniature Size
  • 50mm to 1250mm in 7 Ranges
  • ±0.5% Linearity 
  • Long Life
  • Compact Design