Signal Conditioners

Electronic Components & Devices, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Fluorescence Bandpass Filters match common fluorophores.

February 9, 2016

With 18 additional models at center wavelengths ranging from 386–648 nm, TECHSPEC® Fluorescence Bandpass Filters suit fluorescence imaging applications. Units feature greater than 93% transmission and greater than OD 6 blocking outside desired passband, less than 3% from edge of bandwidth, to ensure detection of weakest signals. Offered in 12.5, 25, and 50 mm diameters, filters are manufactured with hard sputtered coating on single fused silica substrate and mounted in black anodized ring. Read More

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

Strain Gage Pressure Sensors suit next-gen brake systems.

February 4, 2016

Featuring eXtra-small Form Factor with body diameter less than 7.8 mm and height less than 30 mm, Micro-fused Strain Gage Pressure Sensors are intended for next-generation brake systems in hybrid, electric, and conventional vehicles. Modular port design caters to wide range of system pressures, while modular circuit architecture offers high fault detectability. MSG technology provides accurate analog and digital pressure and temperature signal conditioning from -40 to +140°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Conditioner supports LVDT operation.

February 2, 2016

Engineered to work with AC-LVDTs, RVDTs, and inductive half-bridge sensors including 3-wire GE LVRTs and GE gas turbine LVDTs with buck-boost, Model S1A features built-in null indication and front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Internal microprocessor eliminates need to calculate jumper connections for gain and range. Equipped with color-coded plug-in connections, DIN rail module offers 4 excitation frequencies, 8 analog DC outputs, and RS-485 digital communications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor Signal Conditioner IC enables precision measurements.

January 29, 2016

With integrated 24-bit ADC and 26-bit DSP for linearization and calibration functions, Model ZSSC3224 is designed for consumer barometric pressure and thermopile sensors. Device offers features targeting battery-driven, low-power devices, such as 1 mA typical overall current consumption, ultra-low 20 nA typical sleep mode current, and 1.68–3.6 V power supply range. ZSSC3224 eliminates need for external buffer capacitor and provides PSRR up to 90 dB at 2 V. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

LV Motor dV/dT Filters exhibit minimum power loss, voltage drop.

January 25, 2016

Targeting LV motor applications, FN5060 standard dv/dt filter series protect motor windings against excessive voltage peaks and inadmissible voltage pulse rise times generated by inverter PWM output voltage. Design enables dV/dT filter damping performance without using resistors, simplifying installation and conserving mounting space. RoHS-compliant products, approved by CE, UL, CSA, and ENEC, carry 12–1,100 A ratings; higher ratings can be engineered on demand.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Signal Conditioner delivers measurement accuracy to 0.05%.

January 20, 2016

Supplied in 0.5 in. DIN-rail mounted housing, ACT20P-PRO DCDC II lets users measure, isolate, and convert signals from max range of ±300 Vdc or ±100 mA and any value in-between. Output is selectable for sink or source signals, and flexible power inputs range from 24 V AC/DC to 230 V AC/DC. Also able to run off AC supply voltage to power DC input and output devices, solution supports configuration by user via integrated front display or additional DIP switches. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Software, Calibrator boost high-speed signal measurement accuracy.

January 20, 2016

SignalCorrect software and TSC70902 calibration source, working with DPO/MSO70000 real-time oscilloscope, simplify characterization as well as de-embedding effects of cables, fixtures, and other interconnects to promote accurate and repeatable measurement results. To simplify interconnect characterization, SignalCorrect provides step-by-step guidance via detailed information on GUI. Standalone TCS70902 has compact form factor and provides two 9 psec fast edge outputs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-Line Signal Conditioner provides 500 Vdc I/O isolation.

January 5, 2016

Housed in rugged stainless steel enclosure, which is connected between transducer and readout instrument, OMEGA® IN-UVI Wheatstone Bridge Universal In-Line Signal Conditioner is suited for applications where transducer must be located in hostile environment or some distance away from display. Unit supplies highly regulated bridge excitation voltage for transducer or load cell and converts millivolt signal of transducer to 0–5, 0–10, ±5, ±10 Vdc or 4–20, 12 ±8 mA. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Harmonic Filters suit high frequency wireless applications.

December 15, 2015

Based on thin film multilayer technology, 512 MHz and 700 MHz LGA Low Pass Harmonic Filters feature ultra miniature 1206 chip size measuring 3.10 x 1.60 x 0.60 mm. Units are rated for 3 W continuous power and operating temperatures spanning -40 to +85°C. Providing characteristic impedance of 50 Ω and nickel/lead-free-solder coated terminations, RoHS-compliant filters are compatible with automatic soldering technologies. Devices exhibit low insertion losses and extremely sharp roll-off. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Digital Phase Shifter targets active antenna applications.

December 9, 2015

Operating in 1.7–2.2 GHz frequency range, 8-bit UltraCMOS® PE44820 is suited for optimizing transmission phase angle in wireless infrastructure and radar markets. Monolithic device covers phase range of 358.6° in 1.4° steps with phase accuracy of +3°. Offered in 32-lead 5 x 5 x 0.85 mm QFN package, product has low RMS phase error of 1° and low RMS amplitude error of 0.1 dB. Integrated digital control interface supports serial and parallel programming of phase setting. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Digital Phase Shifters offer accurate variable phase shift.

November 17, 2015

Programmable over full 360° range, digital phase shifters feature 8-bit TTL logic interface, where phase states can be precisely controlled, and hybrid MIC design architecture. Typ phase shift error ranges from ±0.9° to ±5° over 8 binary increments, with switching speed performance from 30–450 nsec, and max input (CW) power varies from +10 to +30 dBm. Covering frequency bands ranging from 0.5–37 GHz, 4 models produce discrete set of phase states of up to 255 total steps with 1.4° increments. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electronic Components & Devices

Harmonic Filter supports 200, 250, and 300 A applications.

November 17, 2015

With 300 A capacity, operating at 480 Vac ±10%, ECOsine® Active Harmonic Filter uses digital technology to monitor and dynamically correct harmonics up to 50th order in less than 300 µs, eliminating disturbances before they can cause problems. Connection-ready 3-wire unit includes forced air cooling and internal liquid cooling for power electronics. Featuring freestanding enclosure with IP54 rating, filter is suited for variable frequency motor drives, UPS, HVAC equipment, and data centers. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

Tunable Edge Filters deliver spectral flexibility.

November 16, 2015

VersaChrome Edge™ includes tunable long pass filter, tunable short pass filter, and full spectrum blocking filter. By working together to create equivalent of single passband filter in visible or near infrared, filters lets users create bandpass they need as well as fine-tune edge positions and passband width to maximize brightness and contrast/signal-to-noise in real-time within their measurement setup. Flexibility afforded by integrated technology suits diverse applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

OpenVPX DSP Modules leverage Intel Xeon D-1500 CPUs.

November 12, 2015

Available with 8-core versions of Intel® Xeon® D-1500 CPUs and supporting forthcoming 12- and 16-core versions, 3U CHAMP-XD1 and 6U CHAMP-XD2 are designed for compute-intensive EW/C4ISR aerospace and defense applications. Rugged open architecture modules offer XMC card expansion and feature DDR4 memory and PCIe Gen 3 data paths on both data and expansion planes. While XD1 module supports combination of 1 Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) interfaces, XD2 adds support for 40 GbE. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

PWM Module is available for Allen-Bradley Point I/O.

November 11, 2015

Referenced within Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork™ Encompass program, 4402 two-channel Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) signal controller for Point I/O™ works with Allen-Bradley PLCs. Module generates square wave pulse signal with 0%–100% programmable duty cycle and 1 Hz to 20 kHz programmable frequency and can also be programmed to add dithering element to PWM output. Programmable output frequency and duty cycle provide sophisticated control for hydraulic and pneumatic control devices. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

Machine Vision Filters match with LED lights.

November 2, 2015

Machine Vision Filters include bandpass filters for blue, cyan, green, amber, red, and deep red LEDs; colorpass filters in red and deep red; and infrared bandpass filter to maximize contrast under IR lighting. Linear polarizer, used to eliminate glare, comes with rotating locking screw to maximize versatility. Step down adapter from 27 mm to 25.5 mm and step up adapter from 27 mm to 30.5 mm are also available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Harmonic Filter suits single phase power applications.

October 27, 2015

Offered in 240 V and 480 V for applications spanning 3–150 hp, Matrix® ONE reduces THID to acceptable levels, optimizing power quality in rural, remote areas where it is often not optimal. Filter minimizes heat generation while providing protection needed to extend service life of electrical equipment. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Harmonic Filters extend life of data center components.

October 12, 2015

Operating at 99% efficiency, ECOsine® Passive Filters are installed at 3-phase voltage of 480 Vac ±10%, at 60 Hz, ±1 Hz. Units come in 2 models: FN3412 with <5% THDi and FN3418 with 7-10% THDi. Offering capacities of 50 and 100 A (air cooled), or 200, 250, 300 A (water cooled), ECOsine® Active Filters operate at 480 Vac ±10%. Additionally, 200 A, 600/690 Vac active filter is also available. Digital technology monitors and dynamically corrects harmonics up to 50th order in less than 300 µs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Lithium Niobate External Modulator tests 400G networks.

September 23, 2015

For designing and testing 400G and higher networks on single wavelength, Oclaro 400G Modulator provides 3 dB electro-optic bandwidth exceeding 35 GHz and insertion loss below 13 dB. PM-QMZ device integrates input beam splitter, 4 parallel Mach-Zehnder modulators configured for I-Q modulation, polarization combiner, and monitor photodiodes into hermetic package. Optical response up to 50 GHz enables symbol rates up to 64 Gbaud, while extinction ratio above 25 dB enables complex modulation formats. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Clock Jitter Attenuator supports JESD204B interface standard.

September 15, 2015

Delivering 50 fs jitter performance, 3.2 GHz Model HMC7044 supports JESD204B serial interface standard for connecting high-speed data converters and FPGAs operating in base station designs. Device generates source-synchronous and adjustable sample and frame alignment clocks in data converter system. Housed in 68-lead 10 x 10 mm LFCSP package, IC features 2 PLLs and overlapping, on-chip VCOs. It offers low phase noise of < -142 dBc/Hz at 800 kHz to 983.04 MHz output frequency. Read More