Precise sensor technology for position and distance measurement

Sensors for Distance & Position

Sensors for Distance & Position

High-quality sensors: precise and reliable position measurement of objects in all areas of the industry.

Draw Wire Sensors
Digital Length Gauges
Digital Linear Scales
Linear Potentiometers
Encoders and Rotary Transducers

contactless sensors

Contactless sensors

Flexibility & Reliability: Non-contact sensor technologies leave more freedom for applications that requires tight tolerances.

Laser Sensors
Ultrasonic Sensors
Magnetostrictive Transducers
Magnetic Scales
Inductive Sensors
Eddy Current Probes
Capacitive Sensors



Highest safety and professional measurement results: for each sensor signal the optimal solution with a variety of output types.

Display Controls
Signal Conditioners


Analog Signal Conditioner IMX – a device that’s three in one

Analog Signal Conditioner IMX – a device that’s three in one

With the IMX, WayCon Positionsmesstechnik offers a device that quickly converts input signals (position, frequency, SSI and speed) into... [more]

Rope Cleaner RCS - for clean measurement results

Rope Cleaner RCS - for clean measurement results

Draw wire encoders are cost-effective, precise sensors that have been used successfully in industry and research for many years. From patient alignment in MRI scanners to... [more]

Laser distance sensor LAW - Easy handling of high precision

Laser distance sensor LAW - Easy handling of high precision

As the successor to the LAM series, laser distance sensors of the LAW series offer a linearity of 2 µm and a resolution of 0.06 µm with a measuring range of 4 mm. Unlike its predecessor... [more]

Laser Displacement Sensor LAS2-TM - Powerful sensors in a compact design

Laser Displacement Sensor LAS2-TM - Powerful sensors in a compact design

Laser distance sensors of the LAS2-TM series impress with their high precision and their miniature housing. The optical sensors measure precisely at distances of up to 500 mm and... [more]

In-House manufacturing

about us

WayCon specialises in precision distance measurement systems and professional sensor technology for industry and research. We develop and manufacture highly accurate sensors for a wide range of requirements to serve the needs of customers worldwide through our network of distributors. [more]

are you looking for - WayCon

established standard sensors or custom-made solutions to meet special demands? We are here to assist with professional advice. Our sensors have proven their quality in countless applications and will provide the perfect solution to your needs too. [more]

Delivery of high-quality sensors - WayCon

high-quality sensors for position, displacement and distance measurement and diagnostic vibration analysis, from prototype to series production. Take inspiration from our ideas and experience in a wide range of applications and make the most of our flexibility. [more]


extremely reliable measurements, whichever sensor you choose. Our success is built on specialist technical advice, on-time delivery and high-quality products. [more]


Waycon adheres to its principles of quality management in the Code of Conduct.


WayCon dispenses with the use of environmentally hazardous packaging materials.

Human Rights

In addition to the respect for fundamental rights, WayCon attaches importance to the renunciation of child labor.


Each employee contributes to compliance with Waycon compliance policies.

Sales through international partners

WayCon products are distributed beyond Germany, through our international partners. In this way, our products can be purchased in Brazil, France, Great Britain, Russia, the USA and many other countries in Asia, America, Europe, Australia and also in Africa.

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WayCon Positionsmesstechnik GmbH


Headquarters Munich:

Mehlbeerenstr. 4
82024 Taufkirchen
Fon: +49 89 679713-0, Fax: -250

Office Cologne:
Auf der Pehle 1
50321 Brühl
Fon: + 49 2232 56 79-44, Fax: -45

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