PT9600 Harsh-environment series

PT9600 Harsh-environment series



Our unique string encoder module mates to virtually any encoder, giving you a cost-effective long-range linear position measurement solution that precisely fits your requirements.

This modular approach delivers the ultimate in flexibility.  To order, simply select the measurement range, the cable tension and encoder mounting style—it’s that easy!  We even supply all the necessary encoder mounting tools and attaching hardware.  If you can’t find your encoder mounting style or you want us to provide the encoder, please give us a call.  


  • Converts ANY Rotary Encoder to a Linear Position Sensor 
  • Linear Stroke Range up to 550 inches (14 m) 
  • Mates Virtually ANY Customer Supplied Encoder 
  • Factory Supplied Encoder Available


Product Type Features

  • Product Type  PT9, Harsh-Environment Series

Signal Characteristics

  • Output Signal  None

Body Features

  • Housing Material  Aluminum, Stainless Steel

Usage Conditions

  • Operating Temperature (Deg F) -40 – 93 °C [ -40 – 200 °F ]


  • Resolution (mm) 320 mm/turn

Industry Standards

  • IP Rating  IP67, IP68
  • Hazardous Area Approvals  No


  • Full Stroke Ranges 1905 – 13970 mm [ 75 – 550 in ]
  • Accuracy (% of FS) .04
  • Repeatability (% of FS) .02
  • Encoder Drive  Yes
  • Measuring Cable  All Plastic, Bare Stainless Steel, Nylon-Coated Stainless Steel