Miniature Inductive Sensor Accurately Detects Position of High-Speed Spindle

High-speed machining centers often feature automatic tool-changers that help maximize productivity. A Swiss drive-motor manufacturer uses sensor technology to detect the position of a machine’s main spindle before initiating the tool-change sequence. Contrinex miniature inductive sensors detect the position of a slotted centering-disc mounted on the motor shaft with exceptional repeatability and positional accuracy better…

Rolf Kohler is Contrinex’s new Vice President Private Label Channel

Rolf Kohler is Contrinex’s new Vice President Private Label Channel at the Group’s headquarters in Corminboeuf, Switzerland. In this function, he manages and coordinates the global competence center for private label partners. Previously, Mr. Kohler was International Sales Manager at Maxon Motor in Sachseln. He has worked for more than 25 years in senior leadership…