Signal Conditioners

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

AC LVDT Signal Conditioner offers pushbutton calibration.

March 27, 2015

Able to be set up within minutes, DIN-rail mounted SC-100 module works with AC-operated LVDTs, RVDTs, and inductive half-bridge position sensors as well as Marposs and Solartron analog pencil gaging probes. Features include provides RS-485 digital communications link, GUI, and LVDT setup with built-in null indication and front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Choices include 4 LVDT excitation frequencies, 6 analog DC outputs, and 2 current loop DC outputs. Read More

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

Passive Filters reduce harmonics to meet IEEE-519 (2014).

March 24, 2015

By removing harmful harmonics of pre-determined order to increase reliability of supplied power, ECOSine® 60 Hz Passive Harmonic Filters extend service life of downstream components. Models include types FN3412 with <5% THDi and FN3418 with 7%–10% THDi. Installed at typical 3-phase voltage of 480 Vac (±10%) at 60 Hz (±1 Hz), filters operate at 99% efficiency, have plug-and-play design, and are suited for use with non-linear loads, such as 5–500 hp typ motor drives. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Display & Presentation Equipment

Receiver Demodulator has 4.3 in. LCD monitor and 10 W speaker.

March 23, 2015

Suited for off-air monitoring of on-air broadcasts via RF or IP for master control or ENG (Electronic News Gathering) trucks, Allview 8VSB/HD-SDI+IP™ features 8VSB, IP unicast or multicast (with Pro-MPEG FEC), and DVB-ASI inputs as well as outputs for IP, SDI/HD-SDI with embedded audio, DVB-ASI, analog, and MPEG -1/2 or AC-3 audio. System can automatically switch between RF and IP inputs and supports AES-3 id audio as well as PCM. Optional DVB-S/DVB-S2 or DVB-T+T2 tuner is also available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

LVDT/RVDT Signal Conditioner offers interface for networked PLCs.

March 16, 2015

AnyNET I/O ANR2 integrates network connection and expansion capabilities to provide LVDT/RVDT feedback solution for any PLC-based system. Allowing users to interface up to 12 LVDT or RVDT sensors using one network connection, product expands up to six 2-channel modules. Interface is programmable via host PLC's software and directly connects to 3-/4-/5-/6-wire and half bridge LVDT sensors (differential and ratiometric) as well as leading RVDT sensors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Safety & Security Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Non-Incendive Barrier Module isolates analog and discrete signals.

March 16, 2015

By providing electrical barrier between control devices and equipment installed in hazardous (Class 1, Division 2) environments, fuse-protected ASD-NIB Series minimizes risk of ignition on load side. This enables standard wiring practices to be used for in-field connections and eliminates need for explosionproof enclosures/conduit. At 6.2 mm wide, this non-incendive, CCSAUS-approved barrier module connects single-channel analog or discrete signal wires from 24–12 AWG. Read More

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

Vector Signal Generator suits mid-range RF test/measurement.

March 11, 2015

Comprising 3 models with respective carrier frequencies ranges of DC to 2.0/4.0/6.0 GHz, TSG4100A series can be upgraded in field to deliver more advanced vector and digital modulation capabilities. Series offers spur-free outputs with low phase noise of -113 dBc/Hz at 1 GHz, amplitude accuracy of <±0.4 dB at 1 GHz, 0 dBm CW signal from +16 dBm to -100 dBm level range, and frequency resolution of 1  Hz. OCXO time-base provides <±0.002 ppm temperature stability and <±0.05 ppm aging stability. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Embedded DSC helps deliver secure, optimized QoE VoLTE services.

March 5, 2015

Integrating SS7 capabilities and Diameter data signaling solution on top of SBC 5110/5210/7000 Session Border Controllers (SBCs), embedded Diameter Signaling Controller (eDSC) addresses performance, scalability, roaming, and security needs of 4G/LTE networks. Functionality lets mobile network operators (MNOs), facing growing requirements, address Diameter routing while also securely delivering SIP-based, real-time communications from same platform. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Converters deliver 360 W of output power.

January 30, 2015

Housed in standard ½ brick case measuring 2.4 x 2.5 x 0.50 in., MTW Series provides output voltages of 12, 15, 24, and 28 Vdc. Input range for all models is 9–36 Vdc with no derating at 9 Vin, making converters suitable for 12 and 24 V battery-powered applications as well as 28 V COTS military applications. Utilizing synchronous rectification technology, converters offer 95.7% efficiency. Switching frequency is 200 kHz, and line and load regulation are 0.5% and 0.08%, respectively. Read More

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

EMI Suppression Filters offer high attenuation rates.

January 26, 2015

Employing exclusive circuit configuration combining capacitors and ferrite beads, BNX026/27/28/29 Series comprises LC combined-type EMI suppression filters offering attenuation rates of 35 dB or more over wide frequency range of 15 kHz to 1 GHz. Surface mount DC line noise filters with current rating of 15 A are suited for power supply circuits susceptible to low-frequency-band noise, while parts with voltage rating of 50 V are suitable for automotive applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

PC-Controlled 75 Ohm Digital Attenuator is powered via USB.

January 20, 2015

With input power of up to 1 W, attenuation range to 95 dB, and frequency coverage of 10–1,000 MHz, LDA-102-75F can be powered and controlled by connection to PC or self-powered USB hub. Unit is programmable for fixed attenuation or swept attenuation ramps directly from included GUI software. While programmable for ATE applications, this attenuator can also be used in WiMAX, 3G, 4G, LTE, DVB Fading Simulators, and engineering/production test labs. Read More

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

Current Switches monitor large loads.

January 20, 2015

Combining current transformer and signal conditioner, ASXP-LS Current Switches monitor large machines for over- or under-load conditions, detect open discharge lines, and sense clogged filters. Split-core housing allows sensor to be installed over existing conductors, while 2.3 x 3.42 in. sensing aperture accommodates conductors and multiple wires per phase. Offered in 4 models with trip points from 200–1,600 A, switches feature electromechanical relay output and selectable Fail-Safe operation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Bipolar Isolated Signal Conditioner offers output load stability.

December 18, 2014

Used for galvanic isolation and conversion of bipolar process voltage or current signals to unipolar signals, CE-compliant DRSL-DC4 comes in 0.24 in. wide slimline housing, has response time of <7 msec, and features DIN Rail mount design. Multiple signal ranges are available (DIP switch-selectable), and accuracy is <0.05% of selected range. Areas of use include applications in such industries as chemical, water/wastewater, and manufacturing automation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Lowpass Chebyshev Passive Filters address availability concerns.

December 17, 2014

Comprising 9 models that carry unique -1 dBc passband frequency, from 30 MHz to 3 GHz, LC9S Series delivers insertion loss of 1.0 dB max and 50 Ω terminations. Stopband attenuation is -40 dBc at 1.5:1 ratio, with rejection frequency from 45 MHz to 4.5 GHz, and -60 dBc at 2:1 ratio, with rejection frequency from 60 MHz to 6 GHz. Depending on frequency, filters have 5 or 10 W max input power and utilize one of 2 SMA female connectorized cases. RoHS-compliant parts are available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Harmonic Filters satisfy marine approval requirements.

December 3, 2014

With respective current ratings of 100 and 120 A, ECOsine® Active models FN 3420-100-480-3-GL and FN3420-120-480-3-GL provide systems with opposing corrective current immediately and concurrently compensate harmonics, phase shift, and load-unbalance. Filters dynamically adapt to changing grid and load situations to ensure optimum compensation performance at all times. Suited for oil and gas, marine, and offshore applications, products promote safe, reliable, and enhanced performance. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Digital Step Attenuators offer performance up to 40 GHz.

November 17, 2014

Available in 5-, 8-, and 10-bit broadband PIN diode models, Digital Step Attenuators feature 30 and 60 dB values with attenuation step resolution of 0.25–1 dB, depending on model. Insertion loss ranges from 4–8 dB and P1dB (power) ranges from 10–20 dBm, depending on chosen unit. Constructed using slim line housing measuring 0.5 in. thick, programmable RF attenuators are suited for electronic warfare, military and space communications, radar, and test and measurement applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

VPX Boards boost functional density.

November 12, 2014

Suitable for data acquisition, software radio, and digital signal processing, 6U VPX Model 57xxx accommodates one Cobalt® Virtex-6 or Onyx® Virtex-7 FPGA XMC module, while Model 58xxx accommodates 2 XMC modules. Boards take advantage of increased I/O to backplane by adding optional LVDS lines from FPGA on each XMC to user pins of VPX backplane connectors. Optional x4 user-configurable gigabit serial links provide additional interconnect options between 2 installed XMC modules to VPX backplane. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Pulse Selector optimizes efficiency of laser modulators.

November 6, 2014

With automatic adjustment of operating point, Pulse Selector IOM ensures that modulator's offset voltage is adjusted regularly and guarantees that pulse control is always accurate. Manual readjustment is therefore not necessary and modulator can be used in continuous operation. When used with fiber lasers, pulse selector ensures steady reduction in laser pulse repetition rate with high pulse suppression. Integrated USB port enables unit to be controlled from PC. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Synchronous Demodulator includes configurable analog filter.

November 6, 2014

Optimized for input sampling rates up to 1 MHz, Model ADA2200 enables demodulation of signal input bandwidths to 30 kHz and achieves 0.009° phase detection sensitivity. Sampled Analog Technology uses charge sharing among capacitors to perform digital-like computations in analog domain. With configurable analog filter, designers of portable instrumentation can maximize battery life and perform precision magnitude and phase measurements on analog signals in presence of large noise sources. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Inline Signal Conditioner adds USB output to mV transducer.

November 5, 2014

CE-compliant IN-USBH adds digital, high-speed (1,000 readings/sec) USB output to mV/V pressure transducers and load cells without adding any thermal or linearity errors. Exhibiting long term stability, products include 316L stainless steel case, mounting bracket, and USB connector cable. PC software takes data from transducer and enables laptop or Windows® tablet (with ESB connector) to act as virtual meter, chart recorder, or datalogger. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low Leakage Current 3-Phase Filter suits critical applications.

October 27, 2014

Designed for rated currents from 7–180 A at 520 Vac and ambient temperature of 50°C (+40°C at higher rated current), cURus-approved FMBC LL series suit applications where leakage current restrictions are critical. Leakage current rating is <5 mA for 7–55 A versions and <20 mA for 75–180 A versions. Screw connection is standard, and other types of connections, including wires or copper bars, are available. Custom circuitry and housing options are also available. Read More