Elgo GMIX1A Magnetic Length Measuring System With Speed Monitoring

Magnetic length measuring systems, with speed monitoring

  • 5 different adjustable resolutions
  • repeating accuracy +/- 0.01 mm
  • speed monitoring LED and signal output (in compliance with the prescribed max. 25 m/min for panel saws)
  • switchable output levels (24 V push/pull or V-TTL line driver)
  • status LED for each channel (A,B and Z)
  • compact sensor in high protection class of IP67
  • speed proportionally square wave outputs
  • external metal case for translator and adjustments


Technical Specifications


0.1 / 0.05 / 0.025 / 0.02 or 0.01 mm (4 edge-triggered)

Repeating accuracy

+/- 0.01 mm

Accuracy in µm at 20°C

+/- (25 + 20 x L)
L = measuring length in metres

Distance tape/sensor

max. 1.5 mm

Power supply voltage

10… 30 VDC, stabilized

Output levels

HTL 10.. 30 VDC push/pull or 5 V-TTL line driver

Output Vmax

10… 30 V depending on supply level / max. 200 mA


Square waves, channels A, B, Z, durable short circuit proof

Material of housing

zinc die cast

Protection class (sensor head)

IP 67

Protection class (translator box)

IP 40

Operation temperature

-10…+70 °C (-25…+85 °C on inquiry)

Storage temperature

-25…+85 °C

Consumption of the system

ca. 300 mA

Output frequency

depending on selected resolution

Operating speed

depending on selected resolution

max. Cable length

on request up to 30 meters possible

Bending radius (sensor cable)

min. 60 mm