MA700

Active
Angular Sensor for Position Control with Side-Shaft Positioning Capability

Learn about our Evaluation Kit
Talk to an Engineer or get a Quote
Upgrade to myMPS+

Product Description

The MagAlpha MA700 is a robust contactless angle encoder. The IC detects the absolute angular position of a permanent magnet, typically a diametrically magnetized cylinder attached to the rotor. The data acquisition and processing is extremely fast, allowing accurate angle measurement at speeds from 0 to 100?00 RPM. The MA700 supports a wide range of magnetic field strengths and spatial configurations, which help to relax mechanical tolerances and simplify system design. Both end-of-shaft magnet and off axis magnet positioning (?ide-shaft?mounting) topologies are supported.

Product Features

  • 11-Bit Resolution Absolute Angle Encoder
  • 500kHz Refresh Rate
  • Ultra-Low Latency: 3?
  • Serial Interface for Data Readout and settings
  • 10-Bit Incremental Output (A, B, Z)
  • Built-In Linearization for Side-Shaft Mounting
  • 3.3V, 7.7mA Supply
  • Available in a QFN-16 (3mmx3mm) Package

Additional Resources

Magnetic Design Tool

AppNote: Selecting the Right Magnet

AppNote: Sense BLDC Rotor Position

AppNote: Replace Optical Encoders

Parametrics

  • PackageQFN-16 (3x3)
  • Vin (min) (V)3
  • Vin (max) (V)3.6
  • fcutoff (Hz)740
  • Latency (µs)3
  • Isupply (mA)7.7
  • tstart-up (ms)3
  • GradeCatalog
  • Refresh Rate (kHz)500
  • Output FormatABZ, SPI
  • Resolution (bits)12
  • Sensor PositionEnd-of-Shaft, Side-Shaft
  • ABZ Pulses per Turn per Channel256
  • Temp Range (°C)-40 to +125
  • Magnetic Field Range (mT)30-150

Evaluation Kit

GET THIS KIT

Kit details

The TBMA is a test board for the MagAlpha magnetic position sensor family. The TBMA allows users to run and test the MagAlpha sensor quickly. TBMA boards exist in two different formats: round (RD) and long (LT). In the RD format, the sensor is mounted in an end-of-shaft configuration. In the LT format, the sensor is mounted on the edge of the board and can therefore be used in both side-shaft and end-of-shaft configurations.

The TBMA is compatible with the Macom kit, offering seamless connection and operation of the MagAlpha and allowing users to evaluate MagAlpha functionalities and performances with their own set-up.

Contrary to the EVMA, the TBMA only includes the assembled board with the sensor and decoupling capacitors. It does not include connectors.

$10.00 + tax


Evaluation Kit

GET THIS KIT

Kit details

The TBMA is a test board for the MagAlpha magnetic position sensor family. The TBMA allows users to run and test the MagAlpha sensor quickly. TBMA boards exist in two different formats: round (RD) and long (LT). In the RD format, the sensor is mounted in an end-of-shaft configuration. In the LT format, the sensor is mounted on the edge of the board and can therefore be used in both side-shaft and end-of-shaft configurations.

The TBMA is compatible with the Macom kit, offering seamless connection and operation of the MagAlpha and allowing users to evaluate MagAlpha functionalities and performances with their own set-up.

Contrary to the EVMA, the TBMA only includes the assembled board with the sensor and decoupling capacitors. It does not include connectors.

$10.00 + tax


Evaluation Kit

GET THIS KIT

Kit details

The EVKT-MACOM is a communication kit for the MagAlpha magnetic position sensor family. The EVKT-MACOM offers a seamless connection and operation with MagAlpha test boards (TBMA) and evaluation kits (EVKT-KNOB). The kit contains a microcontroller motherboard, a collection of daughter boards adapted to different sensor boards and the related cables.

$75.00 + tax