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Magnescale, formerly Sony Magnescale is a manufacturer of digital gauging probes, linear feedback scales, digital readouts, rolling mill products, and laser scales.

The use of the magnetic detecting principle allows for both high accuracy and high environmental resistance. This magnetic principle withstands condensation and oil. In addition, the variations in temperature, do not affect the performance of their products.

They offer a variety of products that enables the customer to improve their manufacturing process. These products include absolute and incremental linear feedback scales and rotary encoders. They also offer digital gaging probes and displays. Their digital probes are extremely accurate and come in a range of 5MM to 205MM. There is variety of different outputs. These outputs include AB Quadrature, GO/NO GO, USB, Ethernet IP and Profinet.

Magnescale also offers some unique products like the SR721SP series scales that fit in extremely tight spaces. The NEW Tough Sensor (DF Probe) which offers USB output directly from the probe into a PC.