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Althen potentiometers

Althen wide potentiometers range includes single and multiturn rotary potentiometers, continous-rotation potentiometers, linear motion potentiometers.

Different types of resistive elements are available: conductive plastic, wirewound or hybrid, all ensuring high resolution, reliability and long life.

  • Absolute encoders
    Absolute encoders

    Absolute encoders

    Single turn and multiturn encoders. EtherNet/IP encoders, EtherCAT encoders. Profinet encoders. Profibus encoders. CANopen encoders. Magnetic encoders.UL Listed encoders.

  • Incremental encoders
    Incremental encoders

    Incremental encoders

    Optical and magnetic encoders. Encoders with high pulses / revolution number. Programmable encoders.

  • Linear transducers
    Linear transducers

    Linear transducers

    Incremental linear transducers, magnetic transducers, wire sensors, optical scales.

  • Wire transducers
    Wire transducers

    Wire transducers

    Absolute wire encoders, fieldbus wire encoders, incremental wire encoders, wire potentiometers.

  • Linear potentiometers
    Linear potentiometers

    Linear potentiometers

    Linear motion potentiometers. Potentiometers with analogue output. Small-sized potentiometers. Potentiometers with M12 connector

  • Althen Potentiometers
    Althen potentiometers

    Althen Potentiometers

    Single turn rotary potentiometers – multiturn rotary potentiometers – continous-rotation potentiometers – linear motion potentiometers

  • Single Turn
    Althen potentiometers

    Single-turn potentiometers series FCP are fully continuous rotation  potentiometers without stopper. There are two kinds of resistive elements available: wirewound (CP) or conductive plastic (FCP-A) elements. CP or FCP-A are contained in an aluminium housing processed by electrolytic corrosion-proof plating. Available dimensions range from 22 to 50 mm body diameter.

  • Helicalohm multiturn
    Althen potentiometers

    Helicalohm multiturn potentiometers series HP and HD with wirewound resistive element offer high resolution, excellent riliability and long life. Different dimensions are available.

  • Multiturn Hybrid Potentiometers
    Althen potentiometers

    Helicalohm multiturn potentiometers series HHP with hybrid resistive element offer high resolution, excellent riliability and long life. Different dimensions are available.

  • Linear potentiometers
    Althen potentiometers

    Compact in size and light in weight, Althen linear-motion potentiometers are suitable to measure linear movements on automatic machines. The conductive plastic resistive element grants high resolution, excellent linearity and long life.

  • Industrial joysticks
    Industrial joysticks

    Industrial joysticks

    Althen industrial joysticks range includes solutions for the control  1 to 6 dimensions, with different sensor types.

  • Vibration sensors
    Vibration sensors

    Vibration sensors

    Wilcoxon Research® vibration sensors and accessories offer reliable performance and functionality for vibration analysis, machinery monitoring and balance-of-plant applications

  • Tilt sensors
    Vigor Technology tilt sensors

    Tilt sensors

    Vigor Technology tilt sensors range includes several models with different measuring angles, axes, accuracy grade, repeatibility and output signals.

  • Touch screen panels
    Weintek HMI

    Touch screen panels

    Weintek touch-screen panels range includes a wide choice of models, from 4.3” to 10” size.

  • PLC controllers
    PLC axes controllers

    PLC controllers

    NEXUS, VEGA and NEOS, Elap comprehensive series of multi-function controllers are designed to make the programming operations and work cycle control easy.

  • Counters & visualizers
    Counters and visualizers

    Counters & visualizers

    ELAP counters and readouts solve all the problems related to counting and displaying lengths or tickness measures and machined pieces numbers.

  • Positioners


    Elap positioners range includes includes several PLC programmable equipments.

  • Monitoring Systems
    Shinkawa condition monitoring systems

    Monitoring Systems

    Shinkawa offers a wide range of condition monitoring systems for rotating machinery.

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Althen Industrial Potentiometer sales

Industrial potentiometers are widely used in a broad range of operating situations. Depending on the application context, Althen is able to provide models for any kind of measurement.

Althen industrial potentiometers

ELAP offers consultations and sales for all Althen industrial potentiometer models.

The range of Althen potentiometers is extremely wide and varied, including linear potentiometers, single- and multi-turn rotary potentiometers, continuous motion potentiometers, non-contact potentiometers, magnetoresistive or digital potentiometers, oil-filled potentiometers for hostile environments with high salinity and humidity, along with potentiometers for non-linear functions.
Depending on the models, the resistive element can be made of conductive plastic, wire-wound or hybrid resistance. All three solutions offer high resolutions, a long life and great reliability.

Contact ELAP today for more information, clarifications or quotes regarding Althen industrial potentiometers!


Since 1968 ELAP has been growing in the field of industrial automation, getting specialized in developing, manufacturing and marketing transducers, sensors and control equipment for operating machines.

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