Temperature & Heat Sensors

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

Inclination and Tilt Sensors prevent heavy equipment from tipping.

January 29, 2016

As IP67-rated inclinometers with integrated RS-232 interface and flying lead cable, MTLT series operates from single 9–32 V supply and utilize MEMS sensors, over temperature calibration, and SmartSensing™ technology. Programmable tilt alarms, also included, can be used to lock out controls or trigger alarm or warning light. Respectively, models MTLT105S and MTLT110S are designed for applications needing <0.5° and <1.0° accuracy over full operating temperature range. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Sensor suits engine monitoring applications.

January 26, 2016

Installed under spark plug or head bolt, CHT-FS Series Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor monitors engine performance and critical over-temperature conditions. Flexible stem design allows for installation in high-temperature areas with limited clearance. Available for 10, 12, 14, or 18 mm OD bolts/spark plugs, Type K thermocouple features measuring range of -40 to +1,000°C. Typical applications include UAVs, light aircraft, power generators, and automotive engine R&D. Read More

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Temperature/Humidity Sensor features 3-digit 7-segment LCD.

January 14, 2016

Compatible with ENVIROMUX-2D/5D/16D Enterprise Environment Monitoring Systems, ENVIROMUX-STHS-LCD can be used to detect and view real-time temperature and non-condensing relative humidity values from -4 to 140°F and 0–90%. Wall-mountable sensor has temperature accuracy of ±0.72°F for 14–140°F and ±0.90°F for -4 to 14°F. Humidity accuracy is ±3% at 0–80% RH and ±4% at 80–90% RH. Using touch-sensitive Mode button on LCD, personnel can alternate between temperature and humidity readings. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC

Thermal Power/Energy Measurement Sensor has high damage threshold.

December 28, 2015

Designed for use with YAG and its harmonics and excimer lasers, 3A-PF-12 can measure powers from 15 µW to 3 W and energies from 20 µJ to 2 J. PF type absorber maximizes damage threshold (1.5 J/cm²) for repetitive ns pulses. Designed for short pulsed lasers, this thermal power/energy laser measurement sensor, with 12 mm aperture and 0.15–20 µm wavelength range, exhibits noise of 4 µW and drift of 5–30 µW. Read More

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In-Line Conductivity Sensor withstands boiler environments.

December 28, 2015

Designed for use in industrial boilers, CS875 Series provides conductivity measurements at saturated steam conditions up to 600 psig and temperatures up to 486°F without cooling of process sample. Sensor enables continuous automatic blowdown control, which minimizes corrosion and scaling. Models with and without ATC temperature element are available, and all feature 316 stainless steel body and measuring pin, PEEK insert, and Perfluoroelastomer O-rings. Read More

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Airflow Temp/Velocity Scanner characterizes electronic enclosures.

December 15, 2015

Accommodating up to 32 sensors for multi-point field mapping of test domains, including housings and PCB surfaces, ATVS-2020 provides accurate thermal characterization. Thin, low-profile sensor design minimize airflow disturbance and can be placed anywhere in test domain. While temperature measurement capability spans -20 to 120°C, air velocity measurements range is 0 to 10,000 fpm. Portable unit connects to PC for operation and is controlled by stageVIEW software. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC

Laser Sensors measure high pulse energies without water cooling.

December 11, 2015

Models L40(150)A and L50(150)A are convection-/ballistic-cooled and measure power from 100 mW to 150 W and energy from 100 mJ to 4,000 J (8,000 J with 0.5 sec pulse). Convection-/ballistic-cooled L40(150)A-LP1 supports >1 msec pulse measurements and measures power from 100 mW to 150 W and energy from 100 mJ to 4,000J (8,000 J with 0.5 sec pulse). Conduction-cooled L30C-LP1-26-SH measures up to 10 W continuous power (100 W for 2 min) and energy to 2,000J (4,000 J with 0.5 sec pulse). Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Sensor meets stringent hygienic standards.

December 4, 2015

Based on RTD technology, Model TER8 is designed for applications with demanding requirements on measuring accuracy and stringent hygienic standards. Unit has compact housing for tight spots, and all wetted parts are fully made of PEEK. Available for front flush installation and in 2 variants with immersion sleeve, sensor uses specialized insulation between sensing element and housing to isolate media temperature to be measured from ambient impacts. Read More

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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

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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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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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