Articles and Whitepapers

Draw wire pitfalls overcome by CPI sensors

The Pitfalls of Draw Wire Sensors Overcome by CPI SL Series Sensor Systems

Date: December 11, 2019

CPI’s SL Series draw wire sensors overcome common issues associated with other draw-wire designs.

Linear Potentiometer

Linear Potentiometer Drawbacks as Position Sensors

Date: May 22, 2014

New sensors present superior design characteristics to potentiometer using a completely non-contacting technology.

Linear Actuator

What is a Linear Actuator?

Date: March 5, 2014

Long stroke hydraulic cylinders easily incorporate the robust LVDT-based linear position transducers found in our SL series sensors.

Hyd Pneu

Sensor detects piston position in accumulators…(Hydraulics & Pneumatics Magazine)

Date: December 12, 2013

Article from Hydraulics & Pneumatics magazine. CPI linear position LVDT sensor for hydraulic accumulators.

Applying Thermal Switches

Applying Thermal Switches

Date: February 28, 2013

Correlating precise production calibration with field conditions is not always a matter of applying a simple formula.


Magnetostrictive Transducer Replaced by New Linear Position Sensor

Date: October 11, 2012

By Mac Stuhler – CPI SL Series Sensors pick up where magnetostrictive transducer technology leave off.