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Magnetic length measuring systems

Limes LA50 / BA5

  • Long measuring length
  • Simple mounting
  • High mounting tolerance
  • Wear-free
  • Compact design
  • Max. measuring length 20 m
  • Speed 4 m/s
  • Resolution max. 10 μm
SSI, binary

Magnetic length measuring system, absolute – no reference run necessary.

The Limes LA50/ BA5 contactless absolute magnetic length measuring system – consisting of the LA50 sensor head and the BA5 magnetic strip – allows a resolution of up to 10 μm with a maximum distance of 1.5 mm between sensor and strip.

Measuring system Magnetic length measuring systems
Measuring length 20 m
Speed 4 m/s
Dimension 70 mm x 30 mm x 16 mm
Working temperature -20 °C ... +80 °C
Protection level IP40
Weight 190 g
Resolution max. 10 μm
Interfaces CANopen
SSI, binär
Power supply 10...30 V DC
Robust and versatile
  • Resolution 0.01 mm / measuring lengths max. 20 m.
  • Rugged die-cast zinc housing.
  • Positions changes are also detected when de-energized no referencing movement required – no wear.
  • Automatic distance detection in case of too high distance between the sensor and the magnetic band.
  • Masking tape protecting the magnetic band.
  • Address, baud rate, bus termination can be modified via microswitches.
  • Interfaces: SSI, CANopen.
Easy installation
  • Simple glued assembly of the magnetic band.
  • Large mounting tolerances.
  • Requires very little installation space.
  • LED warning signals in case of too weak magnetic field.
Data sheet

LA50 / BA5

PDF ∼ 458,6 KB | 03.2023


PDF ∼ 1,0 MB | 03.2023

Declaration of conformity

LA10 / LA50 CE

Multilingual: German, English, French
PDF ∼ 377,8 KB | 03.2023

Device file

LA10 / LA50

ZIP ∼ 2,1 KB | 03.2023


Instructions for sticking the magnetic tape

Multilingual: German, English
PDF ∼ 597,1 KB | 03.2023


Cables and connectors

„Do you have technical questions about the linear measurement technology or are you looking for individual solutions? We at Application Support are here for you.“

Rainer Grueninger
Application support
Rainer Grueninger
Application Engineering
+49 7720 3903 849

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Fritz Kübler GmbH
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