Patent Number: 6,486,653

Title: Mounting arrangement for a wheel speed sensor

Abstract: A sensor for sensing the rotation of an output shaft of a motor used fordriving a vehicle includes a disc on the output shaft that carries magnetsfacing toward a motor carrier and the motor. The motor carrier has anannular recess open on a side facing away from the motor, and a Halleffect sensor is placed in this recess and held with a T-shaped brackethaving a tang that supports the Hall effect sensor partially in thisannular recess for protecting it and positioning it adjacent the magnetson the disc.

Inventors: Osborn; Jason A. (Oakes, ND), Fuchs; Neil A. (Rutland, ND), Weber; Kenneth R. (Milnor, ND), Fornes; Corey L. (Lisbon, ND), Santos; A. John (Farmington, CT), Terrill; Arnold M. (Thomaston, CT)


International Classification: G01P 1/02 (20060101); G01P 3/487 (20060101); G01P 1/00 (20060101); G01P 3/42 (20060101); G01P 003/48 ()

Expiration Date: 11/22015