Linear Position

KA Sensors Lightweight Linear Potentiometer

Linears in 4 Product Groups of Housing Diameter Types:

Ø 0.37 in.  KP13(B/P) – Bearing (B) or Pop-Joints (P)

Ø 0.51 in.  KP13(C/S) – Compact (C) or Standard (S)

Ø 0.59 in.  KP15(C/S) – Compact (C) or Standard (S)

Ø 0.75 in.  KP19(S) –Standard (S)

KP94B Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors
KP94B Linear Potentiometer Position Sensors

The KP94B series of linear position sensors has 0.37 in. diameter aluminum body and a stainless steel shaft with bearings at each end.  Designed to withstand the demanding environment, using a proven conductive plastic track technology and multi-fingered contacts, these 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 - Accuators

  • 0.5 inch to 7 inches in 8 Ranges
  • 0.37 in. 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 0.37 in. 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

  • 0.5 inch to 7 inches in 8 Ranges
  • 0.37 in. Diameter Housing
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • 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 0.51 in. diameter aluminum 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 

  • 1 inch to 8 inches in 8 Model Ranges
  • 0.51 in. 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 0.51 in. diameter aluminum 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

  • 1 inch to 7 inches in 7 Model Ranges
  • 0.51 inches diameter
  • ±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 0.59 in. square aluminum 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

  • 1 inch to 10 inches in 7 Model Ranges
  • 0.59 in. Square
  • ±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 0.75 in. diameter aluminum 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

  • 1 inch to 12 inches in 8 Model Ranges
  • 0.75 in. Diameter
  • ±0.5% Linearity
  • IP65 or IP67
  • Ruggedized Construction
  • Long Life
  • Note There is no Compact Version of the KP19S
KWP 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
  • 2 inches to 50 inches in 7 Ranges
  • ±0.5% Linearity 
  • Long Life
  • Compact Design
KP Series Linear Position Accessories
KP Series Accessories

The Miniature, Compact and Standard KP Series of Linear Position Sensors are available with a range of accessory options. These are designed to offer the same high performance and reliability under extreme temperature and vibration. All our accessories are manufactured to withstand the harsh environment of motorsport and automotive testing applications.

Typical Applications include: Damper Position - Throttle Pedal - Aero Surface - Acuators

  • Flange Mounting
  • IP67 Rated Seal
  • Carbon Sleeve
  • Forward & Reverse Cable Exit
  • Spring Return