StrainSense adds String Pots to its’ fast growing range of Position Sensors

StrainSense is proud to introduce our new range of string pots, also known as draw wire transducers, string encoders, cable extension transducers and yo-yo pots. We have both test and measurement and heavy-duty industrial versions available.

Designed for many applications including factory automation, industrial machinery, automotive & aerospace testing, structural testing and robotics.

Key Features

  • Measurement ranges from 50mm to 50m
  • Accuracy to 0.01%
  • Compact units
  • Quick delivery
  • Robust designs
  • Manufactured in Europe

Our Test & Measurement range of sensors have been built to a compact size and include stroke lengths of 50mm to 6 m versions.  All versions have potentiometer, analog and incremental outputs options, with linearity to 0.01%.

Excellent build quality : Competitively priced : Wide range of options available

Our Heavy Duty & Industrial versions include stoke lengths of 10, 15, 20, 30, 40 and 50 meters. All are enclosed in a rugged housing for protection in arduous industrial applications. Analog and digital encoder options are provided.

Wire cleaning options and a variety of cable and fittings are available for both Test & Measurement and Industrial versions.

Our Position Sensor range now includes Rotary, Linear Potentiometers, LVTD’s, RVDT’s, Joysticks, Inclinometers and String Pots.

View our complete range online at

StrainSense Ltd

Making Sense with Sensors

+44 (0) 1908 305 960

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