SENSORS


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SENSORS
1010600SENSORSThe electromechanical marriage plays an important role in detecting the real world. Most electrical sensors are employed to detect or monitor a physical attribute and, therefore, must be electromechanical in nature. The simplest form of these sensors is the limit switch, such as the button that detects when the refrigerator’s door is open. Your automobile has a wide variety of sophisticated transducers that monitor all aspects of engine operation. Home heating and air-conditioning systems rely on various sensors to keep them operating at peak efficiency. Sensors provide a necessary in…
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Brian S. Elliott: Electromechanical Devices & Components Illustrated Sourcebook. SENSORS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2007), AccessEngineering Export