In the fast-paced world of CNC machining, optimizing throughput and ensuring equipment longevity are essential. Yet, one critical aspect often overlooked is the complete engagement of tools during automatic changes, a potential pitfall that can lead to significant damage. Contrinex, a pioneer in industrial sensor technology, presents a comprehensive range of solutions for machine-tool spindles, focusing on three key offerings: Inductive Miniature Sensors, Travel Sensors, and the revolutionary Smart Measurement Sensors.

Inductive Miniature Sensors: Precision in Compact Spaces

Contrinex's Inductive Miniature Sensors are purpose-built for seamless integration into modern machine-tool spindles' limited space. These robust, metal-cased sensors offer reliable detection of spindle position, ensuring precise tool engagement. With an operating range of -25°C to +70°C, these sensors provide a cost-effective solution to safeguard your spindle operations.

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Travel Sensors: Simple and Efficient Positional Control

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Smart Measurement Sensors: Intelligent Protection for Spindle Operations

At the forefront of Contrinex's spindle solutions are the Smart Inductive Digital Measurement Sensors, strategically embedded in the spindle's body to monitor tool engagement dynamically. This high-precision, inductive digital measurement smart sensor detects incomplete tool engagement and halts operations before any damage occurs. With industry-standard IO-Link connectivity, seamless integration with machine control systems is ensured.

Why Choose Contrinex's Smart Measurement Sensors?

  • Unmatched Precision: Continuously monitors drawbar position, detecting incomplete tool engagement to prevent damage.
  • Compact Design: The embeddable M12 sensor fits into limited spaces, offering a non-intrusive solution for spindle needs.
  • Predictive Maintenance: Records cumulative operating data for proactive maintenance planning.
  • Plug-and-Play Replacement: Local storage of sensor configurations allows for easy, plug-and-play replacements.
  • Reliability Redefined: Proven technology guarantees fit-and-forget operation, eliminating manual intervention needs.

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