Temperature & Heat Sensors

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Type K Thermocouple Amplifier offers dynamic response of 1 mS.

April 20, 2015

With temperature measuring range of 0–1,250°C, Model TCA-MS-K-1 converts low output voltage signal from Type K thermocouple probe to single independent linearized 0–5 Vdc output voltage. Single-channel unit interfaces to instrumentation equipment including data loggers, temperature indicators, chart recorders, and controllers. Supplied in IP51-rated housing measuring 2.5 x 2.5 x 0.9 in., amplifier includes mini-plug signal input connector and 1 m long integral signal cable. Read More

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Rugged Pressure Sensor provides 2 mm resolution.

April 10, 2015

Housed in 3.3 x 3.3 x 2.5 mm ceramic-metal package, Model MS5837-30BA includes I2C bus interface and is suited for depth measurement systems in water-based applications. Gel-filled sensor features ultra-low power delta sigma ADC that offers precise 24-bit pressure and temperature values, while using only 0.6 µA. With response time as low as 0.5 ms, hermetically sealed sensor offers long term stability across pressure range of 0–30 bar in temperatures from -20 to +85°C. Read More

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Temperature Sensor provides better than ±5°K accuracy.

April 6, 2015

Suited for industrial control and automation, MAXREFDES42# IO-Link Reference Design has integrated analog front end that measures temperature while detecting overvoltage, shorts, and open circuits. Temperature appears on LED display for snapshot of coarse temperature values. During operation over temperature range of -40 to 150°C, system consumes less than 30 mW by utilizing DC-DC step-down converter. Device supports all 3 IO-Link speeds and is available for use with 2-, 3-, or 4-wire PT100 RTD. Read More

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External Temperature Sensors connect to wireless gateways.

April 3, 2015

Compatible with any thermistor probe from 3k–100k, multichannel SC31 Premium Wireless Thermistor Sensor accepts up to 2 inputs and provides signal conditioning for external Thermistors. Accepting any type of thermocouple probe, SC32 Premium Wireless Thermocouple Sensor handles one input. Paragon Robotics SC33 Premium Wireless RTD Sensor accepts one external 3-wire Pt100 RTD probe and provides built-in signal conditioning. All sensors feature upgradeable firmware. Read More

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Humidity/Temperature Transmitter has duct mounted design.

February 27, 2015

Intended for HVAC and building technology sectors, EE150 employs housing concept, compact design, and Ø 6 mm probe that simplify mounting to facilitate installation. IP65/NEMA 4 enclosure protects electronics, measured values are issued via two 0–10 V or 4–20 mA analog outputs, and capacitive E+E humidity sensor element ensures long-term, stable measurement results. Also included, PTFE filter cap protects sensing head against contamination. Read More

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IR Pyrometer measures semiconductor/metal down to 350°C.

January 12, 2015

Able to work with reflective metals and semiconductors, PyroMini 0.9 can view into vacuum chamber through quartz or glass window and measure temperature of surface of silicon wafer. Temperature ranges from 350 to 2,000°C are available, and response time is 240 msec. Optional MicroSD Card allows logging of >1 year of data, even at fastest sample rate of 1 reading/sec, while SW detector ensures any error in emissivity setting or change in emissivity has minimum effect on measurement. Read More

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Temperature Monitoring Device uses Wi-Fi or wired Internet.

December 29, 2014

Offering combination temperature/humidity options, WIFI350 WIFI Edition includes Sensor Cloud Plan for online viewing and remote access. Device provides continuous monitoring and e-mail alerts, pre-drilled mounting flange for permanent mounting, and support for Power over Ethernet. With 4 sensor/probe ports and 2 Ethernet ports, WIFI350 is suited for remote monitoring in IT server rooms and data centers, medical/research laboratories, property/facility management, and food distribution. Read More

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Digital Temperature Sensors feature range of 1.7-5.5 V.

December 4, 2014

Available with integrated nonvolatile registers and serial EEPROM memory, Digital Temperature Sensors are suitable for consumer, industrial, computer, and medical applications. Devices deliver ±0.5°C accuracy across 0 to +85°C temperature range and entire voltage range. Providing fast I2C bus communication with speeds up to 1 MHz, series optimizes data throughput for both temperature sensor operations and for devices with integrated Serial EEPROM. Read More

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Laser Power Sensor eliminates contamination and corrosion.

December 3, 2014

Featuring 34 mm aperture, Model 1000WP-BB-34 measures powers from 5–1,000 W and energy from 400 mJ to 300 J. Water-cooled thermal sensor provides damage threshold of 6 kW/cm² at full power and 2.5 s response time. Broadband absorbers can measure spectral range from 190 nm to 20 µm. Since all materials that come in contact with cooling water are either copper or non-metallic, possibility of contaminating water or corroding sensor is eliminated. Read More

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Infrared Sensor monitors petrochemical combustion vessels.

November 18, 2014

Consisting of explosion proof infrared thermometer, PULSAR 4 can see through flames and simultaneously deliver Refractory Temperature and Gas Temperature with precision to 0.3°C, and range of 350–2,000°C. PULSAR 4 Advanced features proprietary Smart Flame Measurement Algorithm, which accounts for flame transparency that can affect temperature readings for more precise view of activity inside vessels. InfraWin software interprets data from PULSAR 4 for analysis inside control room. Read More

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Short-Wavelength Pyrometer offers touchscreen and datalogging.

November 17, 2014

Available with choice of temperature ranges from 100 to 2,000°C and 4–20 mA or RS485 Modbus output, PyroMini 2.2 series measures reflective surfaces and high-temperature objects. These IR temperature sensors, available with backlit touchscreen interface, feature 18 x 45 mm sensing head with choice of optics for small or large targets at short or long distances. Built-in data logging to MicroSD Card offers 1 year of storage at 1 sample/sec, and touchscreen models have two alarm relays. Read More

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Epoxy-Coated Mini Sensors suit automotive temperature probes.

November 14, 2014

Built on advanced NTC thermistor technology, Series NTCLE213E3 has body diameter of <2.5 mm and delivers response times lower than 5 sec in air. AEC-Q200-qualified devices offer resistance from 2.1–100 kΩ at +25°C, with tolerance down to ±1%, and beta (B25/85) from 3511–4190 K, with tolerance down to ±0.5%. Operating from -55 to +150°C with max power dissipation of 100 mW, series is suited for automotive engine coolant temperature and temperature manifold absolute pressure sensors. Read More

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Flexible Film Temperature Sensors have low-profile design.

October 31, 2014

Packaged on flexible printed circuit (FPC) film, surface-mounted NTC temperature sensors measure 50.00 x 3.17 x 0.55 mm and are suited for sensing housing temperature of smartphones and tablets or body surface temperature via wearable products. FPC thickness of ~100 µm facilitates routing inside complex designs and tight spaces, while heat capacity optimizes thermal responsiveness. Model FTNT55XH103FA1A050 measures temperatures from -40 to +125°C with ±0.4°C accuracy at 25°C. Read More

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Infrared Temperature Sensors are ATEX and IECEx certified.

October 14, 2014

Featuring intrinsically safe design, ExTemp Series is designed for use in ATEX and IECEx explosive atmospheres up to and including Zone 0 (gas) and Zone 20 (dust), in conjunction with safety barrier or isolator. Pyrometers are available with choice of pre-set temperature ranges from -20 to +1,000°C. All models have 2-wire 4–20 mA output that may be rescaled via optional USB interface and software. Supplied in 316 SS housing, sensors are sealed to IP65 for offshore applications. Read More

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Humidity and Temperature Sensors operate from 2.4 to 5.5 V.

October 3, 2014

Based on CMOSens® Technology, Platform3x SHT3x Series includes user programmable alert function, where sensors can be used as both humidity and temperature sensors. Units combine analog ratiometric voltage output with various interfaces, including I2C. Fully calibrated and linear digital/analog sensors have small 2.5 x 2.5 mm footprint with height of 0.9 mm. Read More

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Infrared Pyrometers offer built-in laser sighting.

September 24, 2014

Featuring temperature range of -25 to 2,000°C, PyroSight E Series has 2-wire 4–20 mA output and adjustable emissivity setting via 2 rotary switches. Models with 0.9 µm wavelength allow reflective metals to be measured accurately, while 1.6 µm models allow metals to be measured accurately at temperatures as low as 300°C. In addition, 5.1 µm models are suited for measuring glass surface temperatures, and 8–14 µm models enable general-purpose measurements of paper, plastics, rubber, and tarmac. Read More

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Sensor Monitoring Unit displays key contamination data.

September 23, 2014

In addition to allowing live display of TCM ISO code, TWS water concentration, and fluid temperature, SMU Sensor Monitoring Unit will store data for later retrieval. TestMate® Particle Counter, TPM, can be ordered without internal pump, which can be installed in systems with operating pressures up to 5,000 psi. Pump-less version can also be ordered with Viton® seals allowing unit to be used with Phosphate Ester Fluids. Read More

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Thermal Sensor targets very large aperture lasers.

September 18, 2014

Featuring 120 mm aperture for handling large beams and laser diode bars, Model 1000W-BB-120 provides measuring powers from 1–1,000 W and energy from 2–600 J. Broadband absorbers can measure spectral range from 190 nm to 20 µm. Water-cooled thermopile detector provides damage threshold of 6 kW/cm² at full power and 6 second response time. Smart Connector interface operates with company's StarLite, Nova II, and Vega smart displays, and Juno PC interface. Read More

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Flange Reaction Torque Sensor provides 2 mV/V output.

September 18, 2014

Measuring 2 in. dia x 1.75 in. long, Model T120 is available in 5 ranges of 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1,000 lb-in. Sensing transduction technology utilizes full bridge sensing element with integral temperature compensation, enabling sensitivity shifts of 0.002% of load/F. Non-linearity, hysteresis, and overall accuracy specifications are 0.10% of rated output, with repeatability rated at 0.05% of output. Unit provides non-rotating torque measurements of motors, pumps, compressors, and tire braking. Read More

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PTH Fusion Sensor suits weather station applications.

September 8, 2014

Housed in 5 x 3 x 1 mm² QFN package, Model MS8607-02BA01 utilizes piezoresistive sensor to measure pressure and temperature, and capacitive-type sensor for relative humidity. Unit converts uncompensated analog output voltages to 24-bit digital value for pressure and temperature measurements, and 12-bit digital value for RH. Using I²C communication and operating from 1.8–3.6 V, sensor features pressure range of 10–2,000 mBar, temperature range of -40 to +85°C, and humidity range of 0–100% RH.
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