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Custom torque sensor for intergrated and improved functional safety in collaborative robots.
Safety Torque Sensor

The demand for collaborative robots is growing fast, but ​these robots or Cobots must also work safely alongside humans.  TE Connectivity (TE) has a solution to provide functional safety in the next generation of human-robot collaboration with increased accuracy and speed. TE’s ring-shaped safety torque sensors are designed to be integrated at each Cobot joint, meeting the new level of safety requirements up to ISO13849 Category 4 PL e. Optimized for collaborative robots the sensor provides low susceptibility to crosstalk allowing increased accuracy. ​With available customized mechanical interfaces the sensor can be easily adapted to meet specific customer application requirements. With a standard I2C digital interface the sensor allows easy integration. The safety torque sensor incorporates proven Microfused sensing technology with excellent long-term span and zero stability.

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  • Safety critical collision sensing in collaborative robots


  • High Functional Safety​

  • Low Susceptibility to Cross Loads​

  • Customizable Mechanical Interface​

  • Digital I2C Electrical Interface​

  • Innovative Microfused Technology

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  1. Safety Torque Sensors (English)

The safety torque sensor from TE Connectivity (TE) provides functional safety in the next generation of human-robot collaboration with increased accuracy and speed. Watch this video to learn more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What safety standard does the saftey torque sensor comply with?

A: ISO 13849 Category 4 PL.

Q: What is the typical accuracy of the saftey torque sensor?

A: ±2%

Q: What is the nominal overload of the saftey torque sensor?

A: ±300%

Q: What is the electrical interface method of the saftey torque sensor?

A: I²C serial digital

Q: What are the available torque ranges of the saftey torque sensor?

A: 20Nm to 500Nm


Please review product documents or contact us for the latest agency approval information.  

Product Type Features

  • Torque Sensor Type  Cobot Torque Sensor

Electrical Characteristics

  • Full Scale Range (Nm) 20 – 500

  • Full Scale Range (lbf) 15 – 400

  • Torque Sensor Supply Voltage (VDC) 4.85 – 5.15

Signal Characteristics

  • Output Signal  ± 7372 cts

Usage Conditions

  • Operating Temperature Range  0 – 85 °C [ 32 – 185 °F ]


  • Rotation Speed (RPM) Static


  • Force Direction  Clockwise, Counterclockwise

  • Torque Sensor Accuracy (% of FS) ±.25

  • Zero Shift in CTR (%FS/°C) ±.5

  • Sensitivity Shift (%FS/°C) ±.7

Reference Number

  • TE Internal Number CAT-TOR0011

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