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Miniature Accelerometer survives temperatures to +375°F.

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Miniature Accelerometer survives temperatures to +375°F.

Aug 16, 2012 - Designed for use in high-temperature, general-purpose vibration applications, model 3122C miniature charge mode accelerometer has hermetically sealed, all-stainless steel design and sensitivity of 50 pC/g. Sensor operates in compression mode, and standard features include 10-32 radial connector and 10-32 tapped mounting hole. Weight of 25 g and height of 0.50 in. make this product suited for environments where high temperature and low mass are required.

Dytran Instruments, Inc. - Chatsworth, CA

Original Press Release

Miniature High Temperature Accelerometer, Model 3122C

Press release date: Aug 14, 2012

Chatsworth, California, USA - Dytran Instruments, Inc. (www.dytran.com) a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, force and pressure transducers and associated electronics, has introduced the model 3122C, a miniature charge mode accelerometer designed for use in high temperature general purpose vibration applications.

Designed for reliable performance in temperatures up to +375°F (+191°C), the Dytran model 3122C is available with a sensitivity of 50 pC/g. These charge mode accelerometers feature a hermetically sealed, all stainless steel design with the sensor operating in compression mode. Total weight is 25 grams, and the height is 0.50 inches, making the unit ideal for environments where high temperature and low mass are required. Units feature a 10-32 radial connector and 10-32 tapped mounting hole.

Model 3122C is part of the 3122C series of piezoelectric accelerometers, which differ in terms of their sensitivity. Model 3122C is offered with a 50 pC/g sensitivity, and model 3122C2 is offered with a sensitivity of 15 pC/g.

For more information about the model 3122C or other products available from Dytran, or to order online, visit www.dytran.com.

About Dytran Instruments, Inc.

Established in 1980, Dytran Instruments, Inc. (www.dytran.com) is a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, force and pressure transducers, and associated electronics. Dytran products are used extensively in aerospace, automotive, test and measurement and industrial applications. Dytran products are widely utilized for on-board measurements in a variety of aerospace, commercial and military applications. Dytran maintains a world-class facility in Chatsworth (Los Angeles) California, USA for the design, development and manufacture of accelerometers, cables and accessories. This vertically integrated facility includes engineering, administrative, manufacturing, and automated machining capabilities. In addition, Dytran products are available worldwide via a network of distributors and representatives.