RHEINTACHO - Manufacturer of sensors, measuring devices and accessories

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RHEINTACHO Messtechnik GmbH is a company with longstanding tradition and has been engaged since 1901 in the field of rotational speed, a crucial control quantity for mechanical processes.

Just over 70 employees are employed at the company’s headquarters in Freiburg.

In-house product development, production and assembly departments guarantee quick and innovative solutions to customers’ individual requirements.

The production range incorporates a wide range of solutions of a high technical quality, principally in the field of rotational speed: sensors, hand-held measuring devices, rotary encoders and switching devices.

RHEINTACHO UK Ltd, a subsidiary of the German company RHEINTACHO Messtechnik GmbH, is specialized in the production of non-electronic measurement and indication instruments as well as tacho generators, and acts as a sales and service center for the UK and Ireland.

RHEINTACHO China acts as localized sales and support center for genuine RHEINTACHO product, and provides timely application and technical support for Chinese and Asian customer base. RHEINTACHO China team can communicate in Chinese, English and German to closely support local Chinese manufacturers as well as join-venture companies.


As well as imposing the highest in-house quality standards, RHEINTACHO expects the same level from its suppliers and service providers.

As part of this mind-set,

-customer focus
-a process-oriented approach
-continual improvement
-the involvement of all employees
-supplier relationships
-and a system-oriented management approach are the focus of our thoughts and actions.


As a manufacturer of measuring devices, sensors and accessories for rotational speed recording and monitoring, RHEINTACHO has been offering first-class solutions for a wide range of applications for more than 115 years. 

Our rich experience in rotational speed measurement is reflected as much in our standard products as in the special solutions we develop for our customers.

Why choose RHEINTACHO?

RHEINTACHO has had its finger on the pulse of technology for decades.

We know the conditions of use specific to your branch and have developed systems which can withstand even the harshest environments.

We are constantly expanding our expertise in development and design. We can also develop custom solutions, quickly and inexpensively. Our product development process guarantees punctual, high-quality development work.

Our production facilities meet the latest standards. We undergo regular internal and external audits to monitor our processes.

Our quality control department monitors our own production and our external suppliers. FMEAs (failure mode and effect analyses) are drawn up so that potential errors can be identified and eliminated long before they can happen.

We see our customers as business partners for long-term success.

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Enterprise Court, Pit Lane, Micklefield, LS25 4BU
Tel: 0113 287 4411