French Sensor Manufacturers Category(11 companies)
Telemecaique Sensors the following OsiSense sensor configurations: XX ultrasonic proximity, XU photoelectric proximity, XS & XT capacitive/inductive proximity, XM pressure control, and Atex D explosive environment pressure. Model XX ultrasonic sensors have analogue output ranges from 4 to 20 mA and cylindrical/flat distance measurements from 50cm to 8m. Model XU photo-electric sensors feature 5 available detection modes, sensing ranges up to 60m, and a variety of applications, including: small machines, access control, handling, packaging, assembly, etc. Model XS & XT capacitive/inductive proximity sensors are available in single span, increased, regular, or flat configurations. These sensors comply with the following standards: CE, UL, CSA, CCC CTICK, and IP69K. Model XM pressure control sensors have electromechanical pressure and vacuum control circuit applications, pressure ratings from 1 to 500 bar, and XMLB/XMLC adjustable jacks. Model Atex D sensors are compact and robust, they have explosive atmosphere applications, and can safely operate in zone 21/22 rated dust.
Kloe offers temperature, strain, multi, and gas sensors. Model K-FBG temperature sensors have measurement distances from 0 to 50 km, operating wavelengths up to 1550 nm, temperature sensitivities less than 0.5°C, and temperature ranges from -180 to +300°C. These sensors have oil, gas, and harsh environment applications. Model K-STR strain sensors have standard sensitivities of ~1.5pm/μm, they are preferentially sensitive to mechanical stresses, and are single-string configured. Model K-MZS multi-sensors have applications for medical devices, security systems, food safety, rapid air quality measurements, etc. These sensors provide real time measurements, simultaneous detection of multiple gases, and easy integration with portable systems. Model K-BGS gas sensors provide generic optical solutions for passive gas detection. These sensors can detect C4H10, C3H8, and CH4 gases. They have applications for real-time monitoring of a wide range of industrial facilities.
BFI OPTILAS offers tilt, temperature, and pressure sensors. Model HS8000 inertial/tilt inclination sensors feature low power analog voltage outputs, full scale ranges from ±2g to ±100g, high shock survivability, and excellent bias stability. Shibaura thermistors are small in size, highly accurate, and insensitive to thermal shock. They have a variety of measurement and temperature control applications. HSC Series silicon pressure sensors have SPI compatible, digital PC, and radiometric analog outputs. These sensors have pressure ranges from 1 to 150 PSI, and they feature relative, digital, and absolute pressure types. They have the following industrial and medical applications: pneumatic controls, gas flow instrumentation, barometry, gas chromatography, anesthesia machines, and air flow monitors.
Meggitt Sensorex offers intrinsically safe sensors, inclinometers, accelerometers, and displacement transducers. Model LVDT ATEX intrinsically sensors come in diameters of up to 12mm, they have AC/AC power supplies, and FS ratings ranging from ±3 to ±150mm. These sensors are IP65 protected and have working temperatures ranging from -40 to +125°C. Model SX41100 REDS digital servo-inclinometers have linearity errors of <0.02%, FS ratings from ±1° to ±70°, and analog outputs ranging from 4 to 20 mA. These sensors have applications for angular measurements, leveling, safety purpose, and structure alignment. Model LVDT SX20MD smart displacement sensors feature digital hybrid modules, non-linearity <±0.05% of full scale, and 50 ppm in thermal drift. These sensors can measure ranges from ±2.5 to ±150mm and have digital outputs ranging from 4 to 20 mA.
Kubler France SA
Kubler France SA offers standard and magnetostrictive level sensors. ATEX model inherent safety sensors feature epoxy coating (anti-corrosion) treatments, climate protection, spheric/cylindric floats, and IP65 ingress protection. These sensors are constructed from TI or 316L stainless-steel materials (with Hastelloy, Titanium, or Uranus available upon request). They have the following process connection options: 2" screwed plugs, 1.5" NPT/BSP, or flange ISO, NF, ANSI, DIN, etc. Magnetostrictive level sensors feature temperature-compensated measuring principles, measuring accuracies of up to ±0.25mm, optional ATEX Area 0 approvals, and optional HART protocol executions.
Acim Jouanin offers a wide range of temperature controller configurations, including: screw, material, straight, surface, angular, bayonet fitting, climactic enclosure, etc.
BST International offers ultrasonic and infrared sensors. Model BST ultrasonic sensors have applications for light-sensitive materials, films with a variable level of transparency, and materials with dust/fluff-like deposits. These sensors can compensate for any interference, they have large proportional scanning bands, and endure no changes to the measured values. They are insensitive to changes and dirt in the material's transparency. Model BST infrared sensors feature automatic contamination messages, pulsed infrared lights, and optional connections for air-driven cleaning. These sensors have applications for thick, transparent, and non-transparent materials.
Comus International (France)
Comus International (France) offers a wide range of ultrasonic sensors. AOPD Series optical proximity switches are water tight, IP 65 protected, and robust. These sensors feature detection capabilities of the smallest objects, robust die-cast housing, high speeds of up to 1.5 kHz, and high light powers. They have power supply ranges from 10 to 35 VDC, zinc die-cast housings, and ambient temperatures ranging from -10 to 60°C.
CORREGE offers RTDs, thermocouples, and temperature sensors. RTD sensors come in the following configurations: ambient temperature/pipe, malleable mineral insulated, DS connector, CS connection head, and PS cable. These sensors have resistances ranging from 100 to 1000Ω. Thermocouple sensors are available as encapsulated, aluminum, metallic, ceramic, or mineral insulated. They are capable of generating currents that are expressed in millivolts. Atex certified temperature sensors are ideal for potentially explosive atmospheric applications. These sensors are available in head/cable "n" modes, intrinsically safe head/cable, or flameproof enclosure configurations.
Grubatec AG offers a wide range of pressure sensors. Series DDS ceramic element pressure sensors feature 0.5% linearity, high temperature resistance, low temperature sensitivity, and short-circuit strength/polarity charge protection. These sensors are IP65/67 protected, they have housings constructed from 1.4305 stainless steel, and a measuring range from 0.1 to 25 bar. They have applications for process engineering, filter controls, heating techniques, and gaseous/liquid mediums.
STS France offers temperature and pressure sensors. Model ATM.1ST sensors have pressure measuring ranges from 100 to 1000 mbar bar, operating temperatures ranging from -40 to 125°C, and output signals ranging from 4 to 20 mA. These sensors are constructed from Titanium/stainless steel materials, and they have accuracy ratings of ≤±0.10/0.05% FS.