Product News: Display & Presentation Equipment

Digital Load Cell Display supports TEDS-enabled sensors.

Press Release Summary:

Digital Load Cell Display supports TEDS-enabled sensors.

Mar 06, 2007 - Scaleable to 5 digits, IPM500 Panel Mount Signal Conditioner with Digital Display supports sensors with TEDS ID recognition option per IEEE1451.4. TEDS option features auto-configuration, which minimizes error due to setup and re-installation. In addition to providing stable and regulated excitation voltage to sensor, unit also provides 0-10 Vdc and 4-20 mA analog output as well as RS232/RS485 and USB interface to be used with PLC, DAQ card, or computer.

FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. - Irvine, CA

Original Press Release

Digital Load Cell Display with "TEDS"

Press release date: Feb 27, 2007

FUTEK's popular IPM500 Panel Mount Signal Conditioner w/ Digital Display will now support sensors with "TEDS" ID recognition option per IEEE1451.4. "TEDS" (Transducer Electronic Data Sheet) option features an auto-configuration which minimizes error due to setup and re-installation. This product is widely used by system integrators and test engineers in laboratory, medical, automotive and aerospace instrumentations. In addition to providing a stable and well regulated excitation voltage to the sensor, it also provides 0-10 VDC & 4-20 mA analog output as well as RS232 / RS485 and USB interface to be used with PLC, data acquisition card or computer. FUTEK's IPM500 display is the ideal solution for a complete sensor and instrumentation system. Some of the key features for this digital load cell display include:

· Scaleable to 5 digits. ±99,999 · 60 conversions per second · Peak & valley hold and remote auto tare · Bidirectional Scale factor. · 6 wire connection supporting sense lead · Analog output for PLC controls · Dual setpoint alarm with built-in relays · USB & RS232 / RS485 computer interface · Software (Data Display & recording TEDS read & write)

Please visit www.futek.com for more information on this digital display, or its comparable bench top version, the IBT500.