Speed Sensors

Speed sensors provide rotary speed feedback and are an integral part of the transportation market. Bourns has a long history of providing precision speed sensors to major OEMs utilizing the latest advances in manufacturing and quality control. With proven experience in wheel and powertrain speed sensing, Bourns wants to be the Company you think of first for reliable electronic solutions.

Available Features

  • Passive and active technology via hall-effect or magneto-resistive
  • Discrete (knuckle) or sealed bearing and axle tube mount designs available
  • Temperature range: -40 °C to 150 °C
  • Digital PWM output with both speed and direction information available in various pulse widths


  • True zero-speed operation, True Power On (TPO)
  • Mechanical package adapted to customer design
  • Wide range of input voltages
  • Designed for rugged applications
  • Multiple output protocols available