Sensor Technology Ltd

For over 40 years Sensor Technology has researched and developed solutions for customers' measurement requirements, creating its own unique technologies for the instrumentation, test and OEM markets worldwide and supported by a global network of distributors. The Industrial Division manufactures the TorqSense and LoadSense ranges of rotary torque and wireless load transducers, offering accurate, affordable, market leading products across the whole range of industrial applications. The Avionics Division manufactures the HeliNav LoadMaster and HeliNav TrackMaster sensors and systems to provide accurate measurement of underslung loads and precision guidance/positioning systems for the helicopter industry.

Company details

Apollo Park, Ironstone Lane, Wroxton , Banbury , Oxfordshire OX15 6AY United Kingdom

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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
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This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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Sensor Technology Limited has been manufacturing quality torque measurement solutions for over 35 years and operates from two different locations in the heart of rural Oxfordshire; its sales, marketing, production and calibration facilities located at Apollo Park, Wroxton and a research and development facilities at Balscott Mill, Balscote. Sensor Technology also has a global network of distributors assisting sales and a network of world-renowned technical experts assisting the development of TorqSense and other technologies.

The company is currently commercialising the global patented Surface Acoustic Wave technology called TorqSense by designing and manufacturing non-contact, rotary torque measuring sensors for non-automotive and customer applications.

The founding Directors of Sensor Technology also co-founded Transense Technologies plc in 1991. Transense Technologies is a licensee of SAW technology for on-board automotive applications only.

Sensor Technology's transducers use the following technology in their products:

Surface Acoustic Wave Technology (TorqSense). This technology is used in our standard TorqSense RWT410/420, RWT430/440 and RWT450/460 Series rotary torque products for ranges 1Nm to 13,000Nm and is suitable and available for OEM applications.

Optical Technology. ORT230/240 Series rotary torque products for ranges 10mNm to 100Nm.

Strain Gauge Technology. This technology is used in our standard range of SIT 105/110/120 Series reaction torque transducers.

LoadSense Technology. This technology is used in our standard LoadSense load transducers.