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You will find an overview of technical terms related to sensor technology together with concise and clear explanations.
Switching frequency in the sensor technology context
The switching frequency is the maximum number of switching operations of a sensor per second.
PNP or NPN
PNP or NPN? The question as to the kind of output type is always fundamental when it comes to selecting sensors.
Flush or non-flush for sensors
Flush or non-flush are important specifications of the data sheet of inductive sensors.
Protection classes in electrical engineering
Protection classes are used in electrical engineering to prevent electric shock.
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