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Automation Products Group, Inc. (APG SENSORS)

1025 W. 1700 N., Logan, UT, 84321, US

  • 888-525-7300

Public Relations:
Doug Moore
USA
Phone: 888-525-7300

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Chris Nelson
USA
Phone: 612-237-4443

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Automation Products Group, Inc.

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Pressure Transducers deliver chemical compatibility.

July 11, 2014

With PVC housing, PT-503 transducers offer extended and reliable operation in environments with regular and prolonged exposure to harsh and potentially corrosive chemicals – even at temperatures from -30 to +130°F and depths to 450 ft. Standard features include temperature compensation, built-in lightning protection, and in-field zeroing. Along with 3 output variants and 3 cable materials, options include PTFE-coated or ceramic transducer face and breathable hydrophobic vent tube cap. Read More

Retail & Sales Equipment

Durable Display provides data from sensors on Modbus network.

January 8, 2014

Rated to IP67 and compatible with any Modbus RTU network, MND Modbus Network Display can operate in sniffer or master mode to locally display volume, level, distance, and/or pressure readings from any of up to 10 sensors in Modbus RTU network. Multiple user-selectable standard or custom units of measure are available, and readings are presented as full 5-digit display with large 0.4 in. characters for at-a-glance readability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Pressure Transducers meet application needs.

December 23, 2013

In addition to 4–20 mA output, Series PT-500 is available with Modbus as well as 0–5 Vdc and mV/V output, enabling user to select output that fits their needs. Hytrel® cable option allows sensors to be used in challenging environments such as diesel tanks. Users can also choose between traditional cage or patented removable cage that can be reused on new sensor if needed. Utilizing hydrophobic membrane, vent cap option protects transducers from condensation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Liquid Level Sensors integrate with telemetry equipment.

December 2, 2013

Designed to operate as slave devices, MNU Series Ultrasonic Sensors measure distance, level, or volume with standard Modbus RTU protocol output. Self-contained units are available in sensing ranges from 4 in. to 40 ft with accuracy of ±.25% of detected range and resolution of .1 in. With low current draw, sensors are suited for water/wastewater, chemical, and oil/gas applications, as well as remote locations where power conservation with solar panels and batteries is critical. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Materials & Material Processing

Magnetostrictive Liquid Level Probe tolerates harsh locations.

June 14, 2013

Supplied in explosion-proof housing certified by CSA for Class 1, Div 1 environments, MPX Series is accurate to ±4 mm and includes 2 base sizes with 0.5 and 1.0 in. stems and lengths up to 25 ft. Probe stem withstands forces in turbulent tanks, while floats operate without sticking and install while remaining on stem. With optional second float, single MPX provides both total tank and interface level measurements. Multiple floats are available that fit inside 2 or 3 in. NPT mounts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Cloud-Based System facilitates remote tank monitoring.

May 24, 2013

Using APG remote level sensors and modules or any sensor with 4–20 mA output, Tank Cloud Remote Monitoring lets users monitor facilities and processes from anywhere with Internet connection. Web portal, in addition to offering operators and managers ready access to real-time and historical data, enables alarm and permissions management. System can monitor level, pressure, temperature, flow, pH, and other process variables and alert relevant workers to alarms via email or text messaging. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Heavy-Duty Pressure Transducers operate in hazardous locations.

November 16, 2012

Covering pressures from 0–20,000 psi, PT-400 features ATEX and IECEx certifications, rated EX II 1G Ex ia IIB T4 Ga, for use in hazardous locations. All-stainless steel, laser-welded housing is completely sealed, and inside is filled with potting to cushion electronics from shock and vibration while adding another layer of protection against dust and moisture. Products provide minimum of 10 million operating cycles with accuracy up to ±0.1% FS in operating temperatures from -40 to +180°F. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Pressure Gauge offers at-a-glance readability.

September 16, 2010

Rated IP65 for indoor/outdoor applications, Model PG10 features 5.5 in. display casing, 5-digit display with 0.68 in. tall characters, and 270° digital dial or radial bar graph that shows user-selectable pressure range from 0-100%. Unit operates from 0-160°F and provides pressure ranges from vacuum to 500 psi or 0-10,000 psi with ±0.25% full scale accuracy. Outputs are 0-2 Vdc for battery-powered units, 4-20 mA for loop-powered units, and 0-5 Vdc for externally powered units. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Pressure Gauge suits outdoor applications.

November 16, 2009

Leveraging MEMS-based sensing technology, IP67 rated Model PG7 features full 5-digit display with 0.4 in. characters. Unit is available with ranges from vacuum to 500 psi and from 0-10,000 psi, with ±0.25% full scale accuracy and .01 digit resolution through 100 psi. Equipped with all stainless steel sensor that is resistant to vibration and shock, gauge includes microprocessor-based circuit with Tare, Peak Hold, and Max-Min capability. Lockout feature prevents unauthorized access. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensors enable remote tank/vessel monitoring via Web.

March 31, 2009

Self-contained LOE Web-Enabled Ultrasonic Level Sensors include model LOE-2126 with detection range of 1-25 ft, LOE-3136 with range of 1.5-40 ft, and LOE-6126 with range of 4-180 in. They feature PoE for wiring and use standard Ethernet connection to upload readings to database, viewable via password-protected webpage. Programming and configuration is done via embedded webpage or levelandflow.com site. Pumps or local alarms can be controlled by 2 programmable internal relays. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Pressure Gage has 5-digit display for readability.

February 23, 2009

Incorporating all-stainless steel, vibration- and shock-resistant sensor, PG5 delivers .01 digit resolution as standard through 100 psi. It is powered by 9 V battery, and is available with ranges from vacuum up to 500 psi, and from 0-10,000 psi, at ±0.25% accuracy of full scale (B.F.S.L). User-selectable functions include auto-off (2, 4, 8, 16, or 32 min), Maximum and Minimum readings, and units of measure (psi, bar, mbar, kPa, MPa, inH2O, mmHg, inHg, cmHg, kgcm2, or ftH2O). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Transducers suit industrial and hazardous applications.

May 28, 2008

PT-400 Amplified Output Pressure Transducers provide minimum of 10 million operating cycles with accuracy of ±0.25% F.S. (B.F.S.L.), in operating temperatures from -40 to 180°F. They are cCSAus certified for use in hazardous locations, weigh 10 oz, and offer standard 4-20 mA, 0-5 Vdc, and 0-10 Vdc outputs. Units feature pressures ranging from 0-20,000 psi, along with high burst pressure to 3x full scale and overpressure to 2x full scale for in-process reliability. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pulse Radar Sensors feature target tracking technology.

January 29, 2008

Providing standard output of 4-20 mA, PR Series operates using frequency burst at 6.3 GHz, delivering non-contact level measurement in challenging environmental conditions. Units offer detection range up to 100 ft, resolution to 0.22 in., and accuracy to ¼% of max range. Sensors automatically adjust transmit power and receive gain to optimize return signal to level that delivers accurate readings. Utilizing electromagnetic waves, sensors are unaffected by interference. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Loop-Powered Ultrasonic Sensors offer internal calculation.

January 7, 2008

With microprocessor control, LPU-2428 Ultrasonic Level Sensors internally perform volume, flow, and totalization calculations. IP65-rated products provide 1-25 ft detection range and have built-in formulas for various flumes and weirs. Products can also be used to determine distance and level, and equation-based calculations are also possible. With output range-dependant response times from 0.6-3 sec, sensors deliver 0.1 in. resolution and accuracy of ±0.25% of detected range. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Level Sensors feature removable, reusable cage.

November 30, 2007

Equipped with vented, watertight cable, PT-500 Series delivers 4-20 mA solid-state signal while submerged up to 450 ft. Removable stainless steel cage connects to sensor with snap ring and enables use in harsh environments. IP68-protected transmitters are temperature compensated and tested to deliver accuracy of 0.50% of span. Installed with surface mount technology, sensors are suited for sewage lift stations, tank liquid level measurement, water and wastewater. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Sensors feature programming options.

November 3, 2006

Series IRU 2000/3000 features virtually maintenance free design with internal temperature compensation, programmable response time and programmable filtering for reliable operation in harsh application environments. Offering detection range from 1-35 ft, sensors provide non-contact method of presence/absence detection, proximity detection, or level control in variety of applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Data Monitor incorporates 4 MB non-volatile flash memory.

June 16, 2006

Data Dolphin 400 (DD-400) is available with RS-232 wired communications, Ethernet and RS-485 options. Unit operates in -40 to 75°C temperature range and features 3 C size alkaline batteries to enable clock operation when power is off. Inputs include lightning and static protection. Applications include automation of vendor-managed inventory and strain gauge studies. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Sensors accommodate for environmental variables.

May 18, 2006

Measuring 4.45 x 3.00 in., self-contained IRU-5110 Series offers reliable means of detecting level, presence/absence, volume, proximity, and distance of solids or liquids over 3-79 in. sensing range. Available outputs include 0-5 Vdc or 0-2.5 Vdc, 4-20 mA, or 4-20 mA with 2 programmable NPN transistor trips. Integrated microprocessor technology accommodates for environmental factors such as temperature change, waves on liquid, tank irregularities, agitators, and humidity. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitter may be used in oil and gas drilling.

May 10, 2006

With cCSAus certification for intrinsically safe operation in hazardous locations, NEMA 4X/IP44 Hammer Union Pressure Transmitter is engineered for use with abrasive and corrosive media. It complies with NACE standards for sour gas pressure applications and is designed for use in harsh oil patch environments. Resistant to shock and vibration, device provides better than ±0.35% combined linearity, hysteresis, and repeatability on pressure ranges from 0-5,000 psi to 0-20,000 psi. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Data Monitor suits harsh field environments.

February 27, 2006

Able to monitor and record data over -40 to +60ºC range, Data Dolphin 320 has NEMA 6P/IP68 rating for laboratory-grade accuracy. Built-in analog and digital filters eliminate need for external signal conditioning, and 4 single-ended or differential inputs provide 24-bit digital-to-analog conversion. Also provided, 4 inputs accept pulse, on/off status, event start/stop, and analog signals with 10-bit digital-to-analog conversion. Product supports wired and wireless communication. Read More

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