Position Sensor

Measure the absolute position of a translational flange

 Description The Position Sensor component generates an output signal proportional to the absolute position of a translational flange.
 Equations $y={K}_{\mathrm{toUnit}}{s}_{\mathrm{flange}}$ ${f}_{\mathrm{flange}}=0$

Variables

 Name Units Description Modelica ID ${f}_{\mathrm{flange}}$ $N$ Force applied to $\mathrm{flange}$ flange.f ${s}_{\mathrm{flange}}$ $m$ Absolute position of $\mathrm{flange}$ flange.s ${K}_{\mathrm{toUnit}}$ Conversion factor to selected units

Connections

 Name Description Modelica ID $\mathrm{flange}$ Translational flange flange $y$ Sensor output y

Parameters

 Name Default Units Description Modelica ID $\mathrm{toUnit}$ $m$ Units of output signal toUnit

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