Optical Test Systems & Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Accuracy Meter comes in NEMA 1 type enclosure assembly.

June 23, 2016

Serving critical metering applications, Nexus® 1500+ revenue and Class A power quality meter employs Constant Calibration™ technology that self-calibrates meter every 10 sec for optimal accuracy and stability. Product expands switchgear capability and lets user meter critical circuits without switchboard panel redesign. Meter is pre-wired in enclosure, which has shorting blocks and fuses for error-free and accelerated installation. Locking mechanism, also standard, prevents tampering. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

LCR and ESR Meter offers Bluetooth-enabled connection.

May 23, 2016

With Smart Tweezers ST5S-BT, users can remotely record measurements as they are done, allowing review of previous measurements to save time while working with surface mount technology. Design combines multimeter with set of sharp tweezers that are able to grasp components, including those on packed PCB or loose. Bluetooth-enabled unit, offering basic accuracy of 0.2%, can connect to computers and NI Labview® via USB receiver stick that enables virtual serial port. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Fluke 279 FC Thermal Multimeter Integrates Two Test Tools into One to Increase Productivity

April 13, 2016

Combination of full-featured digital multimeter plus thermal imager enables faster, more thorough troubleshooting with a single tool EVERETT, Wash. - Thermal imagers are invaluable to help quickly troubleshoot electrical equipment, panels, and transformers but electricians and maintenance technicians often don't have access to one when they need it. Fluke announces the 279 FC TRMS Thermal... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Kit accelerates 1553B data bus fault localization.

March 31, 2016

By using 1553-TRBKIT, technicians can use CT100 high-resolution TDR to detect and localize MIL-STD-1553B main bus and stub faults, even through multiple transformer couplers, on military and commercial aircraft. Knowing exact fault location conserves effort and time for avionics technicians, and accelerating aircraft wiring repair enables aircraft to be ready in time to meet defense and commercial aviation schedules. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Multi-Phase AC/DC Power Analyzer covers diverse test needs.

March 28, 2016

Optimized for testing single- and multi-phase, high-efficiency, AC/DC and DC/AC power supply designs, PA3000 supports testing to Level VI efficiency standards as well as dedicated energy consumption testing in integration mode for such standards as Energy Star and CEC. Multichannel version has 10 mW standby power measurement capabilities and 1 MHz bandwidth. This 1- to 4-channel power analyzer also includes 50+ standard measurement functions and has multiple analog and digital inputs. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Smart Tester identifies opens, shorts, and arc faults.

February 4, 2016

Running on power from circuit until circuit breaker trips, TFT100 Fault Trapper™ detects type of fault, timestamps when fault happens, and locates position of electrical event that caused intermittent/persistent circuit breaker trips and No Fault Found conditions. Tester provides in-line monitoring of dedicated circuits up to 300 Vac and 40 A, and allows unattended monitoring to identify electrical events. Using back-up battery, tester enables unpowered display of results. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Logging Power Meter supports email on alarm.

January 6, 2016

Combining revenue metering functionality with advanced data logging, communication, and I/O, Shark® 200 can use email to alert end user when alarm condition occurs, including over/under voltage, high demand, and breakers' operations. Using SMTP protocol, meter can post energy reads on scheduled basis, and send data out to cloud-based software system for Internet of Things applications. Data can be sent to cloud server that meters power usage, apparatus status, and many other functions. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies' Design, Test, Measurement Equipment Selected by University of Sheffield's Electronic Engineering Teaching Lab

December 15, 2015

Engineering Test Benches Equipped with Oscilloscopes, Multimeters, Arbitrary Signal Generators, DC Power Suppliers Highlights: · Eighty fully equipped engineering test benches are available · Up to 3,000 students per year expected to use the facility · Students also have access to advanced electronic test equipment SANTA ROSA, Calif., Dec. 8, 2015 - Keysight Technologies, Inc.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Southwire's New MaintenancePRO(TM) Smart Multimeter Wins NECA Showstopper Award

December 4, 2015

New Multimeter with Bluetooth® Connectivity - View, Record, Save Share Test Data CARROLLTON, Ga. - For the fifth consecutive year, Southwire Company, LLC has delivered a product worthy of a National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Showstopper Award. Southwire's new MaintenancePRO™ Smart Multimeter was awarded this distinction at the 2015 NECA Show in San Francisco. ... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

IDEAL Delivers Problem-Solving Technology to Industrial Electricians with 490 Series Multimeters

November 24, 2015

SYCAMORE, IL, - IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., one of the world's largest manufacturers and suppliers of quality tools, connectors and testing products for electricians and data communications contractors, offers its 490 Series Datalogging Digital Multimeter with problem-solving technology and a hardened all-weather housing for industrial environments. The 490 lets electricians troubleshoot... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power/Energy Meters come in pre-wired NEMA 4X outdoor enclosure.

November 23, 2015

Shark® power and energy meters are available pre-wired and configured with NEMA 4X enclosure for outdoor installation. Pre-wired enclosure fosters switchgear capability expansion and enables mounting of meters to measure electricity in remote outdoor locations. Models include Shark 50 multifunction power/energy meter; Shark 50B meter with dual BACnet MS/TP and Modbus TCP/IP ports; Shark 100 revenue meter; Shark 100B meter with native BACnet/IP; and Shark 200 revenue meter. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Digital Multimeters offer extended battery life.

November 19, 2015

Featuring 4.5-digit display, U1280 Series provides 60,000 count resolution, 0.025% accuracy, and 800-hr battery life. Series U1240C, equipped with 4-digit display, provides 10,000-count resolution, 0.09% accuracy, and 400-hr battery life as well as ZLOW and harmonic ratio function. Certified to IP67 for protection against dust and immersion in water up to 1 m, DMMs can use Handheld Meter Logger software for data logging and analysis. Units are suited for electronics and industrial test segments. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Klein® Tools Announces its New Test & Measurement Meter Line

November 17, 2015

Klein clamp meters, multimeters and accessories are engineered to be tough and safe Lincolnshire, IL – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, today announces its new line of Test Measurement products  to meet the safety requirements of the industry and the durability demands of the jobsite. The line offers professional... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Tool combines insulation tester and DMM.

November 2, 2015

Suitable for troubleshooting and preventive maintenance applications, Fluke® 1587 FC Insulation Multimeter combines wireless digital insulation tester plus full-featured true-rms digital multimeter. Tool features VFD low-pass filter for accurate motor drive measurements, insulation tests of 0.01 MΩ to 2 GΩ, and insulation test voltages of 50, 100, 250, 500, and 1,000 V. For safety, meter includes auto-discharge of capacitive voltage and live circuit detection. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Innovative Design, Test Solutions at Automotive Expo

October 20, 2015

Keysight Will Feature New IntegraVision Power Analyzer Highlights: • IntegraVision Power Analyzer validates the performance of automotive electronic designs • New U5850A Series TrueIR Thermal Imagers find potential problems more quickly, with higher resolution and affordability • Keysight oscilloscopes accelerate debug of automotive serial buses SANTA ROSA, Calif., –... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bench LCR Meter offers sweep and bin sorting functions.

September 30, 2015

Equipped with USB, GPIB, and LAN interfaces, model 891 can measure inductance, capacitance, and DC resistance with 0.05% best impedance accuracy over fully adjustable test frequency range of 20 Hz to 300 kHz. Selectable test levels include 0.5 and 1 Vrms, and such features as 300-point linear and logarithmic sweep function, bin comparator, and remote control interfaces make this unit suited for characterizing components in lab, QC, and small volume production environments. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Power/Energy Meter offers multiple display formats.

June 29, 2015

Featuring 320 x 240 pixel color display with 16 mm digits, StarBright offers digital display with bargraph or analog needle display. Unit measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size for company's thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors. Meter also measures irradiance and dosage for PD300RM radiometer sensors. When used with BeamTrack power/position/size sensors, StarBright can monitor laser beam size and track beam position to fractions of a mm. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Solar-Log® Power Management Delivers Zero Grid Export

June 12, 2015

Hughes Medical Center in Anguilla Avoids Feed-In Charges BETHEL, Conn. – Solar Data Systems, Inc., along with Comet Solar, helped Hughes Medical Center in Anguilla avoid Feed-In charges by installing a Solar-Log 1200, creating a Zero Grid Export solution.  Hughes Medical Center is a modern, private medical facility in Anguilla, British West Indies. Local plastic surgeon, Dr. Lowell... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Honeywell and TPDDL Deploy First-of-its-Kind Smart Grid Project to Improve Energy Reliability

June 2, 2015

• Project Connects More Than 160 Commercial and Industrial Facilities to Trim Energy Use and Costs, and Help further Improve Supply Efficiency • Broad Adoption of Technology Could Cut Peak Electricity Consumption in India by Almost 7 Percent MINNEAPOLIS - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL) today announced that they have successfully implemented the first... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Smart Power Meter provides real-time electricity usage.

May 13, 2015

Supporting up to 200 A current input for 3-phase power measurement, Model PM-3133-240 provides <0.5%, PF=1 accuracy. Unit can be applied to both low voltage primary side and medium/high voltage secondary side, helping users obtain accurate energy consumption data of monitored equipment. When working with SCADA software, meter can log real-time power consumption data and report to PC or smart devices. PM-3133-240 operates over wide input voltage range 10~500 Vac, offering worldwide compatibility. Read More