CTS Corp.

Lisle, IL 60532


About CTS Corp.

Founded in 1896, CTS Corporation is a leading designer and manufacturer of products that Sense, Connect, and Move.


4925 Indiana Ave
Lisle, IL 60532

More Info on CTS Corp.

Founded in 1896, CTS Corporation is a leading designer and manufacturer of products that Sense, Connect, and Move. The company manufactures sensors, actuators, and electronic components in North America, Europe, and Asia. CTS provides solutions to OEMs in the aerospace, communications, defense, industrial, information technology, medical, and transportation markets. CTS focuses on providing advanced technology, exceptional customer service and superior value to industry partners throughout the globe.

CTS aims to be at the forefront of technology, delivering innovative sensing, connectivity and motion solutions for the creation and advancement of products and services around the world.

Whether for onetime, multiple events or over their lifetime, our sensing and control products provide vital inputs into electronic systems.

CTS Corporation offers the following categories of Sense technologies:

  • Controls – Encoders, Rotary Position Sensors, Side Potentiometers, Mini-Joysticks, Industrial Rotary Potentiometers, Commercial Rotary Potentiometers
  • Pedals – Contacting, Haptic, Non-Contacting
  • Piezoelectric Sense Products – Flow Meters, Hydrophones, Non-Destructive Testing, Ultrasonic Imaging, etc.
  • Sensors – Chassis Sensors, Clutch and Brake Sensors, Custom Position Sensors, Long Stroke Sensors, RF Sensors, Seating Sensors, Speed Sensors, Throttle Position Sensors, Transmission Sensors, etc.
  • Switches – DIP Switches, Rotary DIP Switches, Rotary Selector Switches, Tactile Switches
  • Transducers
Our connectivity components not only ensure that electronic systems talk to each other in the same language, but they also provide this in perfect sync.

CTS Corporation offers the following categories of Connect technologies:

  • EMI/RFI Filters – Customized Filters Assemblies, Feed-Through Filters, Surface-Mount Filters
  • Frequency Control Products – Crystals, Clock Oscillators, OCXOs, TCXOs/VCTCXOs, Timing Modules, VCXOs/VCSOs
  • RF Filters – Band Pass Filters, Diplexers, Duplexers, Low Pass Filters, RF Delay Filters
  • Specialty Capacitors – Ceramic Disc Capacitors, Variable Capacitors, WEECON Capacitors
  • Specialty Resistors – Current Sense Resistors, Resistor Networks & RC Terminations, Ultra-High Resistance
Our actuator products make sure that a movement requirement gets effectively and accurately executed in the real world; in the cleanest or most challenging environments.

CTS Corporation offers the following categories of Move technologies:

  • Piezoelectric Move Products – Inkjet Printing, Piezo Actuators, Speakers, Ultrasonic Cleaning, Valves, Multilayer Products, etc.
  • Rotary Actuators – Brushed DC Actuator, Brushless DC Actuator
  • Thermal Products – Heatsinks, Thermal Interface Materials, ZIF PC Board Retainers

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The 2019 IMS Exhibition Brings High Expectations

May 14, 2019
During a time when defense electronics technology is strong, the industry readies itself for the global adoption of 5G and electronically steered vehicles.
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Clock Oscillators Keep Time in MIL Systems

May 1, 2019
Various forms of crystal oscillators provide the signal generation and timing precision essential to the synchronization of many subsystems within military/aerospace systems.
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Block EMI/RFI with Shields and Filters

Aug. 30, 2018
EMI/RFI shields and filters are both effective in controlling electromagnetic-based interference, although they work in different ways.
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Frequency-Control Components Satisfy Demanding Requirements

Oct. 28, 2015
Suppliers must deliver new products as many applications require frequency-control components with improved performance, such as extremely low phase noise and jitter.
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VCXO Squeezes into Small Cells

July 14, 2015
A compact voltage-controlled crystal oscillator (VCXO) provides fundamental frequencies from 100 to 250 MHz.
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Looking Back at the 2014 IMS Exhibition

July 8, 2014
This year’s International Microwave Symposium (IMS) had a full schedule of technical presentations, as well as a healthy number of new product introductions at ever-higher frequencies...

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OCXO Quiets Outputs From 10 To 25 MHz

June 4, 2014
A compact, low-power OCXO is available for output frequencies from 10 to 25 MHz.
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Industry Shows Versatility At 2012 IMS

Aug. 10, 2012
Held in Canada for only the second time in its history, the 2012 IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) brought a large influx of microwave engineers to Montreal, Quebec...