Optical Test Systems & Equipment

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

Diagnostic Test Tools find switching system faults.

April 1, 2015

Designed for Pickering PXI, PCI, or LXI products, eBIRST Switching System Test Tools identify faulty relays and display graphical representation of switching system’s PCB assembly, highlighting relays that need to be replaced. Three tools support 200-way LFH, 78-way D, and 50-way D connectors, while set of adapters allow connection to other connector types. Application program controls tools via USB2 connection that also provides power and controls switching system using Test Definition File. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Multimeters include 6½- and 7½-digit models.

March 10, 2015

With graphical capabilities, such as trend and histogram charts, and 4.3 in. color display, 6½-digit Keysight 34465A and 7½-digit Keysight 34470A help engineers visualize measurement data in multiple ways, accelerate acquisition of actionable information, and document results. Features include 3 acquisition modes, auto calibration, digital direct sampling techniques, and ability to measure low current (1 µA range with pA resolution) to accommodate very low power devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Power and Energy Meter measures lasers up to 120 kW.

February 18, 2015

With response time of <1 minute, 120K-W Laser Power Meter can measure very high power, fiber, IR, and Nd:YAG lasers. Portable unit consists of beam dump with overall dimensions of 50 x 50 cm, and water flow power measurement unit with 11 x 15 x 34 cm dimensions. Connecting to PC via RS-232 interface, meter includes software that displays and graphs power and water flow rate. It is suited for heavy-duty applications, such as deep penetration welding, drilling, and cutting large products in field. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Digital Multimeter integrates data visualization.

February 2, 2015

Integrating digital multimeter, digitizer for waveform capture, and capacitive touchscreen user interface, 7 ½-digit DMM7510 Graphical Sampling Multimeter is suited for device characterization, debugging, and analysis as well as production test/ATE. Multimeter provides 14 ppm basic 1-year DCV accuracy and measurement ranges to 100 mV, 1 Ω, and 10 µA. With 1 MS/sec, 18-bit digitizer, user can view and analyze current and voltage waveforms and transients without need for PC. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Digital Panel Meter measures voltage to 300 V and current to 5 A.

January 26, 2015

Able to measure voltage, current, and apparent power, ProVu® PD6400 is NEMA4X/IP65 rated for use in panel or field under harsh environmental conditions. Independent, field-selectable current and voltage inputs accept up to 300 V and 5 A (AC or DC), and 1/8 DIN size unit also accepts current transformer inputs for higher measurements. Dual-line display features LED digits and warning lights with adjustable brightness, and Modbus® capability (Slave) enables network integration. Read More

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

Power and Energy Meter supports BACnet MS/TP communication.

January 12, 2015

Featuring native BACnet MS/TP serial communication, Shark® 50B supplies power and energy data to building automation systems. Unit comes pre-programmed with 34 BACnet objects for seamless integration into existing BACnet networks. Meter also supports Modbus over TCP/IP so that it can communicate to stand-alone energy management system or energy dashboard. In addition to building automation, meter supports LEED projects and other green building initiatives. Read More

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

Circuit Breaker Finder performs multiple functions.

November 7, 2014

Comprising transmitter and receiver, BF20 Circuit Breaker Finder with NCV Detector and GFCI Outlet Checker determines circuit breaker or fuse associated with any 110 V outlet without interrupting power. Fully automatic unit also detects energized lines, cables, and outlets; tests for and identifies common outlet wiring faults; and verifies operation of GFCI circuits. Designed to comply with safety standard IEC 61010-1, instrument includes circuit that eliminates false positives. Read More

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

Light and Color Meter suits on-line production applications.

October 22, 2014

Designed for industrial manufacturing of LEDs, Model BTS2048-VL provides complete photometric, scotopic, colorimetric, and radiometric spectral data. Meter is equipped with BiTec light sensor, which combines properties of silicon photodiode with those of back-thinned CCD diode array. Controlled via USB2.0, Ethernet, RS232, or RS485 interface, BTS2048-VL uses 3 processors and electronic shutter plus input and output triggers for synchronized LED binning. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Solar Power Meter serves residential plant applications.

October 21, 2014

Solar-Log® 350 & GE Meter, comprised of General Electric I-210+ residential meter and Solar-Log technology, puts itself in service automatically after being plugged into any standard socket meter base. Solar-Log technology monitors and logs incoming data from solar array with revenue-grade precision required to collect state/utility incentives. Solution communicates with servers and online applications via 3G cellular modem and comes with 5 years of cellular data and Solar-Log WEB services. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Handheld Tweezer Meters are sized for one-hand operation on SMDs.

September 11, 2014

Offering 1%–3% basic accuracy, LCR-58 Tweezer LCR Meter offers functionality covering resistance, capacitance, inductance, ESR, DCR, and diode test. Standard features include Data Hold function, Auto Select mode, manually, and selectable frequency. Manual and auto range options are available. Covering resistance, capacitance, continuity, and diode test, PRO-57 Tweezer Digital Multimeter offers Data Hold function, Auto Select mode, and manually selectable range. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

High Density Energy Metering System comes in NEMA 1 enclosure.

July 22, 2014

Without requiring complex redesign, Shark® MP200™ in Enclosure enables switchgear capability expansion and/or facilitates metering of circuits. This multipoint energy metering system in NEMA 1 type enclosure assembly suits high-density applications. Offering 0.5% Class Energy accuracy on all circuits, solution provides up to 24 energy metering points in one CPU. Unit can be ordered as eight 3-phase circuits or 24 single-phase circuits and offers multiple connectivity choices. Read More

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

Power Meter is available with photovoltaic monitoring chip.

July 9, 2014

Able to be used for PV power plant monitoring, General Electric GE I-210+ with built-in Solar-Log® chip allows remote configuration of data logging and meter functions. Solar-Log chip monitors and logs incoming data from solar array with revenue-grade precision, including PBIs and SRECs. While chip can transmit data via 3G cellular modem or Ethernet, Solar-Log and GE Meter bus allows up to 16 more meters to be connected to monitoring system. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

All-in-One Instrument suits circuit debugging and validation.

June 24, 2014

Featuring 10 x 7.5 x 2.9 in. benchtop design, VirtualBench integrates mixed-signal oscilloscope, function generator, digital multimeter, programmable DC power supply, and digital I/O. Users interact with VirtualBench through software applications that run on PCs or iPads. In addition to wireless connectivity, system offers consolidated view of multiple instruments, visualization on large multitouch display, and quick functionality to save data and screenshots. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Handheld Solar Power Meter measures up to 1,999 W/m².

June 20, 2014

Using end mount light sensor, Model SLR-01 measures solar energy to determine appropriate position or location for solar panels. Autoranging meter can read and display in units of W/m² and BTU/(ft2*h). Large numbers and high contrast of 3½ digit LCD enable users to read measurements in bright areas. Operating on 9 V carbon zinc battery, handheld meter is suited for solar farms, telemetry systems, and office buildings that utilize energy harvesting sensors. Read More

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

Power Quality Meter supports low-voltage power supply option.

May 5, 2014

Nexus® 1500 power quality monitor can be used with low-voltage power supply option that is UL rated at 18–60 Vdc to support 24–48 Vdc systems. This option lets meter be used in applications where it needs to remain on in order to record power quality events when AC mains voltage becomes unstable. In addition to 10 MHz resolution transient capture for waveform recording, standard features include one GB storage memory, color touchscreen UI, and multiple communication ports. Read More

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

Industrial Control Panel monitors solar systems.

March 4, 2014

Providing data acquisition for commercial and utility-scale solar PV installations, LGate 360 combines revenue-grade power meter and Modbus-enabled datalogger pre-wired in outdoor-rated metal enclosure. Unit includes integrated RS-485 surge suppression and power supply that accommodates all 3-phase configurations. Together with web-based SolarOS™ monitoring platform, LGate 360 enables plants to gather data for troubleshooting, asset optimization, and performance guarantee/billing functions. Read More

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

USB Power Sensors offer frequency range to 67 GHz.

January 31, 2014

Offering measurement speed of 900 readings/sec, U8480 Series USB Thermocouple Power Sensors feature power linearity of less than 0.8%. Real-time measurement uncertainty feature cuts overall test time by eliminating need for manual measurement uncertainty calculations. By correcting mismatch errors caused by inserted components between device-under-test and power sensor, S-parameter and gamma correction functions further optimize measurement accuracy. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Waveguide Power Sensor provides E-band power measurements.

January 29, 2014

Designed with WR-12 flange connector, E8486A Waveguide Power Sensor makes precise power measurements in E-band spectrum of 60–90 GHz. Unit comes with 80 dB dynamic range option, allowing sensor to measure from -60 to +20 dBm instead of standard -30 to +20 dBm range. To facilitate calibration, sensor incorporates 50 MHz calibration port, eliminating uncertainties due to temperature changes and variance in making measurements with different meter and sensor combinations. Read More

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

Handheld Solar Power Meter facilitates in-field measurements.

November 27, 2013

Facilitating process of taking measurements while in field, M140 Mini Solar Power Meter has 1,999 W/m² range, and 0.1 W/m² resolution, and typical accuracy within ±10 W/m² or ±5% (whichever is greater in sunlight). This 5.3 x 1.9 x 0.2 in. meter, powered by 2 AAA batteries, can relay readings in W/m² or BTU/(ft².h) via its integrated 3 ¾-digit display. Functions include Data Hold, Max/Ave/Min Hold, and Zero Adjustment. Auto power off and disable function are also standard. Read More

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

Testing Module combines optical and Ethernet testing.

November 15, 2013

Housed in FTB-1 handheld field platform, FTB-700G Series integrates all functionalities needed to effectively validate, activate, and troubleshoot all fiber-based mobile infrastructures and services that run over them. Optical tools include power meter and visual fault locator, iOLM OTDR-based technology, FIP-400B Series fiber inspection probes, and comprehensive array of packet transport testing functionalities up to 10 G for complete validation of all SLA parameters. Read More