Linear Potentiometers

The CLS range of linear potentiometers is designed for the most demanding control and measurement systems. Manufactured to the highest quality, the sensors are available with a choice of mounting options and are ideal for projects need a competitively priced, reliable linear measurement device. The rod-end mounting bearings are machined from aluminium alloy for strength and durability and all CLS sensors are fitted with high temperature Raychem fire and chemical resistant FDR-type55-24 signal cabling. The sensors are sealed to IP66 as standard and their unique hardwearing 'composite track', provides unparalleled operational life with excellent resistance to vibration and shock. Available with a range of body diameters and measurement ranges from 10mm (1/2") to 1100mm (44").

CLS0950 series

These high performance ultra slim linear potentiometers are designed for the most demanding control and measurement applications. They are constructed from aluminum alloy and stainless steel for high strength and durability, yet are lightweight in design, making them ideal for industrial, automotive and motorsport applications.

  • Range: 10mm to 150mm (6")
  • Ultra slim compact 9.54mm body Ø
  • 3.0mm Ø operating shaft
  • Sealed as standard
  • Raychem cabling
  • Choice of mounting
Download CLS0950 datasheet PDF

CLS1300 series

These high performance, high temperature linear potentiometers are designed for the most demanding control and measurement applications. They are constructed from aluminum alloy and stainless steel for high strength and durability, yet are lightweight in design, making them ideal for industrial, automotive and motor racing measurment applications. The sensors are sealed to IP66 as standard and feature fire and chemical resistant high temperature Raychem FDR-type55-24 signal cabling ensuring total system reliability. The physical design of these slim body linear potentiometers enables their survival in the severest of environmental conditions.

  • Range: 10mm (0.4") to 350mm (14")
  • Slim 13mm (1/2") body Ø
  • Compact design
  • Robust construction
  • Very long operational life
  • Choice of mounting
Download CLS1300 datasheet PDF

CLS1900 series

The robust, general-purpose medium stroke CLS1920 sensor is used extensively in industrial monitoring and process control applications. They are also used in racing car and off road vehicles for monitoring suspension movement and steering angles. The housing is manufactured from aluminium alloy and the operating shaft is stainless steel. The spherical mounting bearings and body clamps are machined from aluminium alloy for strength and durability.

  • Range: 25mm (1") to 500mm (20")
  • Robust compact design
  • Long operational life
  • Sealed as standard
  • Raychem cabling
  • Choice of mounting
Download CLS1900 datasheet PDF

CLS3200 series

The robust, long stroke CLS3220 sensor is used extensively in industrial monitoring and process control applications. It is also used in flight simulator control systems and similar motion control platforms. The housing is manufactured from aluminium alloy and the operating shaft is stainless steel. The spherical mounting bearings and body clamps are machined from aluminium alloy for strength and durability.

  • Range: 250mm (10") to 1100mm (44")
  • Robust design
  • Long stroke model
  • Sealed as standard
  • Raychem cabling
  • Choice of mounting
Download CLS3200 datasheet PDF

Design capability

If you are an OEM and wish to discuss product options or Active Sensors design capabilities, please contact our specialist sales team: sales@activesensors.com, or call +44 1202 480620 (Europe) or +1 317 713 2973 (North America).

Rapid availability

CLS linear potentiometers are designed to enable our manufacturing to be 'customer responsive'. We build our sensors in state-of-the-art, semi-automated manufacturing cells. We can supply any sensor configuration with rapid delivery, satisfying our customers production programs.

Assured performance

Active Sensors product development processes include exhaustive 'in-house and field testing' to ensure the sensor performance specification stated is backed by 'real-life' experience. This is our assurance to customers that our sensors are designed to perform!