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1/29/19
Grayhill's Touch Encoder article is featured on Gadgeteer. Makers, home automation hobbyists, or anyone who loves a good DIY challenge should take a look...
 
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1/24/19
Grayhill's Touch Encoder article is featured on Trendhunter. Industrial designers are always looking for ways to improve #UI controls by combining functionalities...
 
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1/21/19
Grayhill Director of Marketing, Jim O'Donnell was interviewed at Pepcom Digtal Experience on our Touch Encoder.
 
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1/3/19
Come check out the newest Grayhill products at #Pepcom Digital Experience: 7 -10:30 pm on Monday, Jan 7 at the Mirage hotel in Las Vegas. The event features...
 
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12/18/18
Grayhill hosts its annual Christmas Luncheon today at headquarters in LaGrange, IL.​
 
 

Mechanical Encoders

Grayhill mechanical encoders combine the feel of our rotary switches with a digital output. They provide an economical way of obtaining Octal, Binary Coded Decimal, Hexadecimal and Gray code output from a rotary switch. Standard products include offerings with concentric shafts, isolated positions and adjustable stops.

Typical applications include:

  • Automotive GPS and radios
  • Medical equipment
  • Audio/visual recording/mixing equipment
  • Avionics
  • Transportation equipment
  • Fitness equipment
  • Test and measurement equipment
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Construction equipment
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Pulse/signal generators
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Customization can include:

  • Custom detents (clicks) and tactile feel
  • Output codes
  • Modified shaft lengths and flats
  • Multiple termination and cabling options
  • Integration into a custom front panel assembly

Mechanical Rotary Encoders

 

Product Image Series Link Features Life Rating (cycles) Angles of Throw (degrees) Body Size inches [mm] Depth Behind Panel inches [mm]
Series_20 20 adobe-pdf-logo1

Smallest with concentric shafts

25,000 22, 30, 30, 45 .500 [12,70] square .659 [16.74]
Series_25_mech_enc 25 adobe-pdf-logo1 Multi-deck 50,000 10, 11.25, 12, 15, 18, 22.5, 30, 45, 60, 90 0.865 [21,97] square 0.450 {11,43]
Series_25L_mech_enc 25L adobe-pdf-logo1 Price competitive 100,000 10, 11.25, 15, 18, 22.5, 30, 45 0.865 [21,97] square 0.343 [8,71]
Series_26_mech_enc 26

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Small size 25,000 22.5, 45 0.500 [12,70] diameter 0.332 [8,43]
26_PTT 26 PTT adobe-pdf-logo1 Pull-to-turn (isolated positions) 25,000 22.5 0.500 [12,70] diameter 0.600 [15,24]
Series_51_mech_enc 51 adobe-pdf-logo1 PC mount termination 25,000 30 0.687 [17,45] diamater 0.537 [13,64]
Series_71_mech_enc 71 adobe-pdf-logo1 Solder lug termination 25,000 36 0.687 [17,45] diamater 0.761 [19,32]

 

* see rotary switch panel cut-out drawings

 
 
 
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