ApexOne Inclinometer (F160)

ApexOne (F160-XXA-018-0X)

The ApexOne™ single axis analog inclinometer is part of the Apex family of products designed and manufactured in the USA by Fredericks specifically for use on heavy industrial machinery. Its wide linear angle range and analog output combined with its small footprint make it simple to integrate into new or existing equipment and designs.

Key Features and Benefits

  • ±60° operating range, ±50° linear range
  • Single/one axis measurement
  • Simple to use 0.5 V DC to 4.5 V DC output
  • Response time of ≤250 ms
  • Wide voltage supply range of 10 V DC to 30 V DC
  • Works with industry standard 12 V DC or 24 V DC vehicle batteries
  • Low current device drawing 5 mA at 12 V DC; low power consumption
  • Multiple electrical connection options (Deutsch, flying leads, AMP VAL-U-LOK) for simple integration
  • PBT housing with potting to provide IP67 environmental protection and UV resistance
  • Vertical and horizontal mounting options incorporated into the standard unit
  • Superior performance in extreme temperatures and environments
  • Excellent customer support
  • Designed and manufactured in the U.S.A.
Interface Analog 0.5 to 4.5 V DC
Axes of Measurement 1
Operating Range ±60°
Linear Range ±50°
Accuracy (±50° @ 20 °C) ±0.25°
Accuracy (>50° @ 20 °C) ±0.5°
Accuracy (±50° @ -40 to 70 °C) ±0.5°
Accuracy (>50° @ -40 to 70 °C) Monotonic
Repeatability ±60° @ -40 ot 70°C ±0.1°
Resolution ≤0.01°
Analog Out Gain (Scale Factor) 0.0333 V/°
Null (Zero, 0°) Output 2.5 V DC
Response Time ≤250 ms
Supply Voltage 10 to 30 V DC
Supply Current (No Output Load) 5 mA @ 12 V DC
Analog Out Load ≥5 kΩ
Analog Out Source Current ≤2 mA
Operating Temperature -40 °C to 70 °C
Storage Temperature -40 °C to 85 °C
Startup Time <1 second
Environmental Protection IP67, UV stable
Mounting Orientation Vertical or horizontal
Electrical Protection Reverse polarity, Over voltage, Short circuit
±60°, single axis, PCB assembly (no housing), 0.5 ft cable, flying leads, 4 conductor F160-00A-018-00
±60°, single axis, PCB assembly (no housing), Deutsch DTF13 4 pin connector F160-00A-018-01
±60°, single axis, PCB assembly (no housing), AMP VAL-U-LOK 4 pin connector F160-00A-018-02
±60°, single axis, housed, potted, 0.5 ft cable, flying leads, 4 conductor F160-21A-018-00
±60°, single axis, housed, potted, Deutsch DTF13 4 pin connector F160-21A-018-01
±60°, single axis, housed, potted, AMP VAL-U-LOK 4 pin connector F160-21A-018-02

Dual-Axis RS-232 Inclinometer – The 0729-1759-99 RS-232 inclinometer utilizes a Fredericks TrueTILT™ wide-range electrolytic tilt sensor and RS-232 signal conditioner. Its robust plastic housing and epoxy potting provide excellent durability and environmental protection. This inclinometer has superior tolerances and unit-to-unit performance. Its small profile and economic design make it an ideal solution for a versatile range of applications in all sectors.

Dual-Axis RS-485 Inclinometer  The 0729-1760-99 RS-485 inclinometer utilizes a Fredericks TrueTILT™ wide-range electrolytic tilt sensor and RS-485 signal conditioner. Its robust plastic housing and epoxy potting provide excellent durability and environmental protection. This inclinometer has superior tolerances and unit-to-unit performance. Its small profile and economic design make it an ideal solution for a versatile range of applications in all sectors.

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