// Product highlight "CHT74-2" with metal housing

For maximum safety and reliability in public transport
// TCP laser center unitsAbsolute process competence in the dosing systems of bdtronic
// Sensitive operation even with glovesOur contribution to the advancement in the industrial sector
// Food & BeverageYour partner for hygienic, efficient and fail-safe sensors
// CUSTOMIZED CONFIGURATIONWe produce probes within a millimeter of your tolerance
// Customized operating comfortCapacitive stop request button with touch function for public transport

News 12.07.2019: We are on course for growth, so today the groundbreaking ceremony for our second building was celebrated


News 16.06.2019: Visit CAPTRON from 11th - 13th of june at the ATX East one of America's leading automation technology trade shows in New York City.


News 04/10/2019: Statement Philip Bellm, Managing Director of CAPTRON, on day of work safety.


News 04/03/2019: Visit CAPTRON at Booth S5372 from April 8-11, 2019 at Americas largest expo for Manufacturing and Supply Chain Industries.


News 03/04/2019: A new generation of switches, which can also function as sensors and output devices, are changing industrial manufacturing in many areas.


News 01/09/2019:At the start of the year we take a look at 2019 trends in the electrical engineering industry. Everything to do with digitization, big data and the Internet of Things.

CAPTRON Products and solutions

With capacitive touch function

Since 1994, CAPTRON has successfully been developing and producing capacitive switches for the opening of doors and the actuation and control of machinery and systems.

Two-Hand control safeCAP
Safe and ergonomical

safeCAP is CAPTRON’s solution for maximum safety and ergonomics when operating heavy machinery with a high risk of injury such as presses, shears and punches.

Level Sensors
CAPselect - free configuration of your probe

With the CAPselect system for level sensors, you are able to freely configure the probe of your choice depending on the application, container type and sensor properties.

Optical sensors
Customised to your application

CAPTRON produces customised light barriers with red light, infra-red and laser light as well as laser TCP measuring units for maximum-precision tool calibration by industrial robots.

LED signalling units
Long-lasting and robust

Maximum reliability - even under the most adverse conditions - is needed for intuitive orientation in buildings, in public transport or the control of machinery.

The ideal add-on

From the ideal holder to dismantling and assembly tools. Our accessories offer an extensive range of add-on products for our sensors and systems for virtually all applications.


The CAPTRON manufacture

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CAPTRON Electronic GmbH is an established sensor manufacturer for capacitive and optical sensors as well as complete sensor systems. We offer our customers from the processing industry, building automation, traffic and transport a wide range of products, best service and highest quality.

Customer-specific products and solutions as well as constant research and development have been our core competence since our founding in 1983. With locations and own employees in Germany, China and North America as well as distribution partners in over 20 countries worldwide, CAPTRON cares for every customer and every project individually.

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