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IMI Sensors

3425 Walden Ave., Depew, NY, 14043, US

  • 716-684-0001
  • 800-959-4464

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IMI Sensors, Div. of PCB Piezotronics

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Piezoelectric Accelerometer monitors rolling element bearings.

October 30, 2013

Combining accelerometer and 4–20 mA transmitter in single housing, Bearing Fault Detector PLUS Model 649A03 provides 5 specialized outputs that, when used with control system, deliver early warning of bearing defects such as cracked races, brinelling, looseness, and spalling. Scaled output can be used to both trend data and trigger vibration alarms in PLC or DCS to closely monitor when machinery should be shut down and bearing should be replaced. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Mechanical Vibration Switch offers fine linear adjustment.

June 18, 2013

Along with respective measurement and frequency ranges of 0–10 g pk and 0–6,000 cpm (0–100 Hz), Model 685A09 Linear Adjust Mechanical Vibration Switch features linear trip adjustment of ~1/4 turn per g that optimizes control over trip sensitivity. Other features include DPDT relay, 10 A dry contacts, and remote reset options of 120 and 240 Vac as well as 24 Vdc. Applications include cooling towers, fin fans, large exhaust and vent fans, HVAC systems, blowers, and motors. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Charge Mode Accelerometer survives temperatures to 1,300°F.

June 4, 2013

Featuring 10 ft of integral hard-line cable terminating in LEMO connector, Model EX611A20 is suitable for vibration measurement in gas turbine applications, such as bearing health monitoring, condition monitoring, and structural damage monitoring. Device uses shear mode sensing elements for minimized sensitivity to thermal transients, and includes both ATEX and IECEx approvals. Other applications include commissioning of nuclear power plants. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Electronic Vibration Switch is rated for hazardous locations.

May 22, 2013

Model EX686B USB programmable electronic vibration switch is certified by INMETRO for use in hazardous areas such as petroleum refineries, utility gas plants, and oil drilling operations. To provide continuous machinery protection, unit senses vibration and triggers alarm or shuts down machine if vibration exceeds given threshold level. Faults such as imbalance, misalignment, looseness, worn bearings, cracked gears, or lack of lubrication can trigger fault. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

High-Temperature Accelerometers suit gas turbine applications.

April 11, 2013

Along with respective sensitivities of 100 and 10 mV/g, EX600B13 and EX600B14 have frequency range of 282–240,000 cpm (4.7–4,000 Hz) and are suited for vibration measurement in areas of up to 900°F. Single assembly design – 10 ft, hermetically sealed, hard-line cable; side-exit charge mode sensor; and inline charge amplifier – eliminates contamination and common mode noise concerns. Drop-in replacement for existing accelerometers is made possible via ARINC® 3-point mounting bases. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

High Temp Accelerometer operates in wet and acidic environments.

November 13, 2012

Designed to tolerate environments up to +325°F, ICP® Model HT602D01 provides sensitivity of (±10%) 100 mV/g with frequency range of (±3 dB) 30–480,000 cpm (0.5–8,000 Hz). Ceramic shear accelerometer include 2-Pin MIL-C-5015 side exit connector and is suitable for vibration measurements in high temperature applications, including paper, plastics, and steel industries. Alternate versions are available in integral PTFE jacketed cable and armored PTFE jacketed cable for acidic environments. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vibration Monitoring System features Modus(TM) interface.

September 21, 2012

Utilizing Echo™ Wireless Vibration Sensor and EchoPlus™ Wireless Junction Box to transmit vibration data to central receiver, Echo™ Wireless Vibration Monitoring System monitors overall health of critical machinery and provides immediate notification when warning or critical levels are reached. Both wireless options can be programmed to transmit data at predetermined interval. Accepting data from hundreds of sensors, receiver can relay data to computer or server running Echo™ Monitoring Software. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vibration Monitoring System features wireless operation.

July 12, 2012

Comprising Echo® Wireless Vibration Sensors, EchoPlus® Wireless Junction Box, plus receiver and software, Echo® Vibration Monitoring System uses Extended Range Radio Frequency technology and requires no gateways, mesh, or repeaters. System transmits at 0.75 mW Effective Radiated Power in unlicensed 900 MHz band and does not interfere with other wireless communications. Transmitted data set features overall vibration measurements scaled in acceleration, velocity, true peak, and crest factor. Read More

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