BEI Precision Systems & Space Company

Optical Encoders, Scanners and Accelerometers

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BEI Precision Systems & Space Company designs and manufactures both militarized and space versions of optical encoders, scanners, accelerometers and subsystems for use in armoured vehicles, spacecraft, tracking radar and avionics.

Combining high-tech ingenuity with 65 years of practical engineering experience, BEI Precision Systems & Space Company is an intelligent defense partner. Precision and reliability are fundamental components of every motion sensing and motion control product we build. Our shaft angle encoders, rotary or oscillating scanners and accelerometers ensure exacting performance of advanced military equipment serving armed forces the world over. Read on for a list of the US military and foreign programmes that incorporate BEI PSSC’s intelligent product solutions.

ABSOLUTE ENCODER APPLICATIONS

BEI PSSC’s product range of absolute encoder applications include:

  • Turret, Trunnion and Sight Position in Tanks and Armored Personnel Carriers
  • Radar Antennae Position
  • Missile Seeker Head
  • Ammunition Loading Systems

MAJOR PROGRAM EXPERIENCE FOR ABSOLUTE ENCODERS

Absolute Encoders have been used on projects including Bradley, Avenger, Linebacker, M1A2, Korean K1, Canadian Reece, Swedish CV-90, Challenger, Breacher, GKN Warrior, AARM Missile and LAVIII.

INCREMENTAL ENCODER APPLICATIONS

BEI PSSC’s Incremental Encoder applications include:

  • Radar Antennae Position
  • Missile Seeker Head
  • Laser Range Finder for Army Personnel

MAJOR PROGRAM EXPERIENCE FOR INCREMENTAL ENCODERS

Incremental Encoders have been used on the Phalanx, Peace Shield, Lantirn, Standard Missile and Stinger Missile.

ACCELEROMETER APPLICATIONS

Accelerometer applications include:

  • Flight Control
  • Fatigue Monitoring

MAJOR PROGRAM EXPERIENCE FOR ACCELEROMETERS

BEI PSSC's accelerometers have been used on F16 and F15 airplanes and CH53 helicopters.

Contact Details

BEI Precision Systems & Space Company, Inc.
1100 Murphy Drive
Maumelle
AR 72113
Arkansas
United States of America
+1 501 851 4000
+1 501 851 5476
sales@beiprecision.com
www.beiprecision.com

Available White Papers

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Position Sensors for Military and Space Markets 04 November 2016 BEI Precision provides innovative position sensors for military and space markets.

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Encoder Resolution and Accuracy 15 September 2016 Many people are confused as to how accuracy and resolution are specified by BEI.