Applications

practical application examples

Special sensors for a smooth melt

It is not so easy to find special sensors for really specific applications. In Berlin, Stollwerck had to learn this when they wanted to modernize...

The ‘acid test’ has been passed - extremely high requirements

In the CDC plant of a leading automobile manufacturer the task was to position inductive proximity switches in an annealing furnace: for instance, in...

It’s all about high speed sorting - Intelligent sensor solutions for 100 percent quality control

Fasteners are often processed further, e.g. on production lines in the automobile industry. There, a small defect in a part, e.g. a faulty thread or...

As clear as glass, however not simple - Flexible color sensors in an automated bottle cleaning application

There is a company located on the river Moselle which specializes in the cleaning of wine bottles. Every day, around 50,000 bottles are cleaned. After...

An eye on the greyRecognition of over 4,000 shades

Anyone who has sat in a car and has cast his/her eyes around, has an idea how many different shades of grey there are in the installed furnishings and...

Automated paint shade recognition in the automotive industry

For one type of vehicle, the bodywork assembly area of a leading German car manufacturer is solely supplied in one shade of paint with up to seven...

With a safety net and a double bottom - Customer-specific sensor solutions in plant engineering

Time and again, practical example applications back up the importance of sensors for trouble-free procedures in various industrial processes. Often in...