Temperature & Heat Sensors

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

Network Sensors monitor vital engine and boating functions.

November 27, 2015

Offering optimized processor capabilities, NMEA 2000® Sensors integrate with HDS Gen3 and Gen2 Touch Multifunction Displays. Fuel Data Manager stores fuel-use data from engine or engine interface connected to network, while Fuel Flow Sensors track gasoline flow and calculate fuel used, trip fuel used, as well as seasonal fuel use. Configurable for any liquid, Fluid Level Sensors help boaters maintain awareness of tank levels. Pressure, Speed, and Temperature Sensors are also available. Read More

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

Intrinsically Safe Level Sensor incorporates HLS technology.

November 11, 2015

Providing direct measurement of level and temperature, hazardous location-certified Model 2100 Digital Level Sensor (DLS) with High Level Shut-In (HLS) helps operators with production storage tanks meet Category 3, API STD 2350 requirements while mitigating risk of environmental exposure to petrochemicals. Sensing technology ensures measurement of up to 2 levels and 8 temperature measurements in same tank, and dedicated safety circuit ensures high and high-high level overfill protection.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Foil Strain Gage Diaphragm Sensors offer resistance to 5 kOhm.

November 2, 2015

Available in various sizes and tab configurations, Advanced Sensors strain gages can be installed using automated pick-and-place technologies. Design offers optimized grid-to-grid temperature matching, various pattern selections, resistances to 5 kΩ with tight tolerance of ±0.2% per grid, and grid lengths down to 0.5 mm. Latter increases output, because active portion of grid is better matched to peak strain areas on diaphragm.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, HVAC

Temperature Transmitter targets functional safety products.

October 8, 2015

Intended for Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), STZ Functional Safety Smart HART Temperature Transmitter conforms with IEC 61508:2010 for safety-related applications and provides dual sensor input that reduces process interruptions. Backup and fail-over protection allows either sensors or inputs to be designated as primary measurement; secondary input acts as backup. Also, dual sensor input allows for Average and Differential measurements along with High-Select and Low-Select options. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Temperature Ratio Pyrometers offer 150:1 resolution.

October 7, 2015

Designed to meet demands of harsh industrial environments, Endurance™ Series enables continuous visual process monitoring. Multiple lens, sighting, and focus options are available for different mounting distance and sighting needs. Operating with either Power over Ethernet or DC power, units feature galvanically isolated inputs/outputs as well as IP65-rated stainless steel housing able to withstand ambient temperatures up to 149°F, or up to 600°F using cooling accessories. Read More

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

IR Thermometer offers real-time video capability.

September 22, 2015

With temperature range of 122–3,272°F utilizing short wavelength of 2.3 μm, PSC-SSS-Laser-3M-Video is suited for non-contact temperature measurement of metals. Sensor and software allow storage and instant integration of images into graphs that can be retrieved for later evaluation. With adjustable manual focus optics from 200 mm to infinity, close focus optics from 90–250 mm, and video and crosshair sighting for pinpointing targets as small as 0.020 in., sensor has response time from 1 ms. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Homeothermic Monitoring System targets small rodents.

August 20, 2015

Offering closed loop temperature control, Homeothermic Monitoring System utilizes small, flexible rectal probe to monitor animal's core temperature and heating pad to provide heat input. LCD touchscreen allows user to set target temperature and clearly view subject’s current core body temperature as well as set temperature at all times. If animal’s core body temperature deviates 2° from set temperature, audible alarms advise user. Read More

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

Pyrometer System supports multi-point temperature monitoring.

July 15, 2015

Utilizing miniature, non-contact infrared sensors and interface modules, PyroMiniBus measures surface temperature of products and machinery in industrial processes and sends measurements via RS485 Modbus to touchscreen display. System offers choice of two temperature sensors for measuring small or large targets, 6-channel touchscreen for configuration and data logging, and junction box to connect them together. Sensors can operate in conditions up to 120°C with no need for cooling. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Platinum SMD Flat Chip Temperature Sensors operate up to +175°C.

June 29, 2015

Offering temperature stability characteristic of ≤0.1% after 1,000 hr, AEC-Q200-qualified PTS AT series provides precise and reliable temperature sensing for automotive, space, and industrial electronics. Resistance values are 100 and 500 Ω in 0805 size and 100 Ω, 500 Ω, and 1 kΩ in the 1206 size. Along with F0.3 and F0.6 tolerance classes, features include near linear temperature characteristic of +3,850 ppm/K, reaction times down to ≤3 sec (in air), and operating range of -55 to +175°C. Read More

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

Temperature Controllers has UL listing and integrated design.

June 16, 2015

UL-Listed HALO® combines multiple sensor inputs, including process temperature, limit temperature, and current sensing, to allow monitoring of multiple heaters wired in parallel. Designed for use in remote locations that may pose limited accessibility issues for maintenance personnel, unit also offers Modbus RS-485 communications, DIO, hi/low alarm output, and ramp/soak temperature profiles. Plug-and-play operation is supported with SENTINEL® Gas and Pump Line heaters. Read More

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

Wireless Sensor provides machine monitoring.

June 11, 2015

Measuring RMS velocity in in./sec or mm/sec, and temperature, Wireless Vibration and Temperature Sensor helps identify machine problems before they become too severe. Sensor is optimized to work with 1-wire serial radio devices. Operators can set vibration thresholds based on ISO 10816 standard. When threshold has been exceeded, wireless node can provide local indication, send signal to central location, and send vibration/temperature data to gateway for collection and trending. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Active Temperature Sensors serve HVAC, building technology market.

June 5, 2015

Available with 0–10 V or 4–20 mA outputs, active temperature sensors include duct mounted types, versions for wall mounting (indoors and outdoors), strap-on version for mounting on ducts and pipes, and version with remote probe. Immersion wells with mounting spring turn duct versions into immersion sensors for temperature measurement in fluids. Factory scaling is freely selectable and can be changed by user, and external fixing holes allow device to be mounted with closed cover. Read More

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

One-Color Sensors offer non-contact temperature measurement.

June 1, 2015

Designed for measurements on metals and bright/shiny materials, 16-bit Metis M3 Pyrometers are stand-alone, self-contained IR thermometers with on-board temperature display and direct analog and digital outputs for integration into PLC, DCS, and digital indicators. Models M309, M316, and M318 have spectral ranges of 0.7–1.1 µm, 1.45–8 µm, and 1.65–2.1 µm and temperature ranges spanning 550–3,300°C, 200–330°C, and 100–1,300°C, respectively. Response times are <1 ms, adjustable up to 10 sec. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC

Laser Sensors feature fan-cooled design.

May 22, 2015

Featuring 65 mm aperture, Models FL1100A-BB-65, FL600A-BB-65, and FL600A-LP1-65 measure laser power from 600 mW to 1,100 W, 600 mW to 600 W, and 1–600 W, respectively. Compact devices operate without water cooling, eliminating necessity of fixed water lines and possibility of contaminated water or corroded sensors. All thermal sensors feature Smart Connector interface that operates with StarLite, Nova II, and Vega smart displays, and Juno PC interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Thermal & Heating Equipment, HVAC

Thermal Module ensures motor protection.

May 18, 2015

Serving as accessory to ETEL's torque motors, IMTHP Thermal Module provides absolute motor protection from overheating. While monitoring readings from 3 KTY thermistors, unit uses built-in algorithm to detect any steady increase in KTY sensor output. IMTHP provides corrected analog temperature signal, allowing precise and continuous monitoring of actual temperature in motor. It also outputs digital warning/error signal that can be used without complex data processing. Read More

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Magnetostrictive Position Sensor withstands high temperatures.

April 29, 2015

Using Temposonics® technology, ET Sensor can precisely determine exact positions at temperatures up to 105°C. Non-contact unit delivers up to 0.005 mm resolution when used in combination with suitable controller and exhibits linearity deviation of less than 0.02% full scale. Small rod sensor can be integrated directly into cylinder, with rod length options covering 50–3,000 mm. Available with ATEX certification for hazardous areas, IP68-rated sensor is equipped with start/stop interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

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

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

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

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

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

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