LVDT

What is an LVDT?

An LVDT is a linear variable differential transformer and is used to accurately measure linear displacement (position measurement) which is movement in a single direction along an axis. An LVDT is often also referred to as a linear displacement transducer or a linear position transducer. A device similar to this is an RVDT (Rotary Variable Differential Transformer) used to measure rotary displacement.

There are many types of LVDT sensors. LVDTs have different armatures, temperatures ranges, built-in electronics and stroke lengths. LVDT sensors with a captive guided spring return armature have been designed for measuring multiple targets. These types of armatures are ideal for measuring surface structure changes. A captive guided armature is suited to longer measurements. The armature is attached to both the body and structure it is measuring.

How does an LVDT work?

An LVDT position sensor has a primary coil and two secondary coils. This coil assembly is mounted to a stationary object while a ferromagnetic core is attached to the object whose position is being measured. The core links the electromagnetic field of the primary coil to the secondary coils. The difference from the coil outputs results in proportional voltage relative to the movement of the core versus the coils.

What are the benefits of a linear variable differential transformer?

The LVDT has a long life as there is no contact between the sensing elements
An LVDT is robust and can operate in harsh conditions
Extremely small movements are measured by an LVDT
An LVDT has excellent repeatability for performing precise applications
Analog input and output
Absolute measurement giving no position loss
An LVDT can convert the rectilinear motion of an object into an electrical signal
The LVDT can be used in a range of applications within industry or research as it can be easily modified to fulfil different tasks.

An LVDT is an electrical transformer and requires a different type of AC power (around 3 Vrms @ 3 kHz). The support electronics for an LVDT, such as a signal conditioning unit, supply this sort of excitation power. A signal conditioning unit also converts the low level AC voltage from an LVDT into higher level DC output voltage.

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Omschrijving Prijs Stroke Input Current Range Energising Voltage Range Output Voltage Range Sensitivity Response Time Overall Height Overall Width Overall Depth Minimum Operating Temperature Maximum Operating Temperature
RS-stocknr. 646-533
Fabrikantnummer922936
€ 173,92
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±3mm - 1 → 10 Vrms - 118 mV/V/mm @ 1kHz, 128 mV/V/mm @ 20kHz, 130 mV/V/mm @ 10kHz, 134 mV/V/mm @ 2kHz, 136 mV/V/mm @ 5kHz 1.5 ms - 42.5mm - -40°C +85°C
RS-stocknr. 803-1591
FabrikantnummerEVAL-CFTL-LVDT
FabrikantAnalog Devices
€ 115,41
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±2.5 → ±50.8mm - 3 Vrms - 94.5 mV/V/mm - 44.5mm 19.05 (Dia.)mm - -55°C +95°C
RS-stocknr. 775-3865
Fabrikantnummer926229
€ 308,08
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±12.5mm 7 mA 1 → 5 Vrms 5V dc 69 mV/V/mm@ 5 kHz - 83.5mm - 9.52 (Dia.)mm -40°C +150°C
RS-stocknr. 495-0909
Fabrikantnummer911315-RS
€ 331,20
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- 1.1 A, 250 mA 90 → 264 V ac ±10V dc 400 → 2500 mV - - - - 0°C +60°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1325
Fabrikantnummer930982
€ 308,08
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±15mm 1.5 mA 1 → 5 Vrms - 60 mV/V/mm - - - - -40°C +120°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1357
FabrikantnummerV10005SAN3
€ 758,24
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±100mm - 10 → 30 V dc 0 → 10 V, 0 → 5 V, ±10 V, ±5 V - - - - - 0°C +65°C
RS-stocknr. 775-3868
Fabrikantnummer926227
€ 255,79
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±6mm 4.5 mA 1 → 10 Vrms 5V dc 78 mV/V/mm@ 5 kHz - 46.5mm - 9.52 (Dia.)mm -40°C +150°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1329
Fabrikantnummer930983
€ 337,64
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±25mm 0.5 mA 10 → 30 V dc 0 → 10 V, 0 → 5 V, ±10 V, ±5 V 21.5 mV/V/mm - - - - -40°C +120°C
RS-stocknr. 646-454
Fabrikantnummer922937
€ 322,86
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±1mm 10 mA 10 → 24 V dc - 750 mV/mm @ 10 V dc 5 ms - - - -20°C +80°C
RS-stocknr. 646-527
Fabrikantnummer922935
€ 137,56
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±1mm 10 → 13 mA 1 → 10 Vrms - 69 mV/V/mm @ 1kHz, 110 mV/V/mm @ 2kHz, 142 mV/V/mm @ 5kHz, 147 mV/V/mm @ 10kHz, 149 mV/V/mm @ 20kHz 1.5 ms - 25mm - -40°C +85°C
RS-stocknr. 646-460
Fabrikantnummer922938
€ 350,13
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±2.5mm 10 mA 10 → 24 V dc - 750 mV/mm @ 10 V dc 5 ms - - - -20°C +80°C
RS-stocknr. 775-3859
Fabrikantnummer926226
€ 208,04
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±1.5mm 6 mA 1 → 10 Vrms 5V dc 108 mV/V/mm@ 5 kHz - 20.6mm - 9.52 (Dia.)mm -40°C +150°C
RS-stocknr. 775-3861
Fabrikantnummer926228
€ 304,66
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±10mm 3.2 mA 1 → 5 Vrms 5V dc 85 mV/V/mm@ 20 kHz - 46.5mm - 9.52 (Dia.)mm -40°C +150°C
RS-stocknr. 646-577
Fabrikantnummer005901-RS
€ 95,50
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- 50 mA ±7.5 → 18 V dc 5 → 10V dc 2.5 → 3.75 mVrms - 12mm 52mm 5mm 0°C +70°C
RS-stocknr. 646-476
Fabrikantnummer922939
€ 360,38
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±5mm 13 mA 10 → 24 V dc - 540 mV/mm @ 10 V dc 3 ms - - - -20°C +80°C
RS-stocknr. 775-3874
Fabrikantnummer926230
€ 388,79
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±25mm - 1 → 10 Vrms 5V dc - - 83.5mm - 9.52 (Dia.)mm -40°C +150°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1347
Fabrikantnummer930988
€ 571,81
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±15mm - 10 → 30 V dc 0 → 5 V, ±10 V, ±5 V - - - - - 0°C +65°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1350
Fabrikantnummer930990
€ 630,92
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±50mm - 10 → 30 V dc 0 → 10 V, 0 → 5 V, ±10 V, ±5 V - - - - - 0°C +65°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1341
Fabrikantnummer930989
€ 601,37
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±25mm - 10 → 30 V dc ±5V - - - - - 0°C +65°C
RS-stocknr. 727-1338
Fabrikantnummer930984
€ 369,46
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±50mm 0.6 mA 10 → 30 V dc - 15 mV/V/mm - - - - -40°C +120°C