Humidity Sensors come in single in-line package form.
October 24, 2007 -
Designed for applications that do not require on-board active signal conditioning, HCH-1000 Series Capacitive Humidity Sensors use polyimide humidity sensing material. Offered in uncased and cased versions for dust protection, sensors do not need polarization and are compatible with wave soldering processes. Potential applications include humidifiers and dehumidifiers, air conditioning/air movement, hygrometers, printer/copier workstations, and medical and weather stations.
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Honeywell Sensing and Control
1985 Douglas Dr. North, MN10-192B
Golden Valley, MN, 55422
Honeywell Introduces HCH-1000 Series Capacitive Humidity Sensors
Designed for use in high-volume,cost sensitive applications
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 8, 2007 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today introduced its HCH-1000 Series Capacitive Humidity Sensors. The HCH-1000 Series is a lower cost sensor solution delivering Honeywell's enhanced accuracy, response time and long-term stability for applications not requiring on-board active signal conditioning.
The HCH-1000 Series is in SIP (Single In-line Package) form and uses polyimide humidity sensing material; it does not require polarization and is compatible with wave soldering processes for easy installation. It offers a better response time, greater stability, higher maximum operating temperature compared to other competitive offerings, and is available in uncased and cased (for dust protection) versions.
Potential applications include humidifiers and dehumidifiers, air conditioning/air movement, hygrometers, humidity transmitters, printer/copier workstations, medical and weather stations.
Honeywell International is a $34 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London and Chicago Stock Exchanges. It is one of the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average and is also a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. For additional information, please visit http://www.honeywell.com/.