Fiber Optic Transmission Systems

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Universal Transmitter recognizes connected sensor type.

May 1, 2015

Featuring IR interface, PolyTrans® P 32000 automatically recognizes signal outputs of any 2-, 3-, and 4-wire temperature, force, and strain sensors; resistors; potentiometers; resistive sensors; and similar sensing technologies. Transmitters can also recognize standard thermocouple signals, with either internal or external reference junction compensation, and without further adjustments. DIP and rotary encoder switches or IrDA® interface enable adaption to individual measurement tasks. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Capacitance Transmitter precisely measures liquid level.

April 29, 2015

Featuring 2-part modular design with electronic housing and mechanical probe, Model CS02 measures liquid level in oil and gas industry. Unit can be mounted fully submerged within process tank or through threaded opening. Electronics platform features adjustable high/low resolution sensor and controlled linearity scale of measurement. Custom-designed in accordance with user specifications, transmitter is available with 4–20 mA, 0–5 Vdc, and 1–5 Vc outputs with indication lengths from 4–180 in. Read More

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

Totalizing Transmitter enables remote turbine meter monitoring.

April 27, 2015

Intended for installation on new or existing turbine meters or pulse devices, Rosemount® 705 wirelessly provides average flow rate and totalization in operator-configurable k-factor. Unit also delivers predictive diagnostics data to indicate instrument health and support proactive maintenance. Along with 1 sec updates, features include mounting capability up to 1 km away and ability to be configured to reset at unit or remotely via MODBUS, EtherNet/IP, or OPC from host system. Read More

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

Cellular-Connected Base Station enables remote access, monitoring.

April 21, 2015

Supporting use anywhere in 3G coverage area, Mobile Base Station RTR-500MBS-A supports all Remote Units in RTR-500 Series and transmits data via mobile networks to T&D WebStorage Service. This enables data collection and monitoring without LAN or PCs and also allows data access, without necessitating server preparation, via smartphone/tablet browser. Along with GPS function for location info, solution also supports sending of warnings and alert notifications to mobile devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Air Velocity Transmitter measures down to 0.15 m/s.

April 14, 2015

Suitable for laminar flow control and other clean room applications, Model EE660 utilizes thin film sensor that operates on hot film anemometer principle for long-term stability and low sensitivity to dirt. Large, flush-mounted LCD with backlight is 180° rotatable, ensuring optimal readability. Available for wall or duct mounting as well as with remote probe, transmitter has current and voltage output, whereby both signals are available on terminal. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Communication Systems & Equipment

Physical Layer Transceiver supports long reach multimode.

March 31, 2015

Based on electronic dispersion compensation, 28 nm BCM82780 enables 10/40 GbE data transmission with long reach multimode support. Device also handles short range, long range, and extended range optical interfaces. Suited for single mode fiber, multi-mode fiber, or copper twin-axial applications, BCM82780 includes all-DSP high-speed front end, integrated 2:1 failover switch in both transmit and receive directions, and advanced diagnostics on high-speed I/O including Eye-Mapping, SNR, and BER. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitters and Switches operate in hazardous areas.

March 27, 2015

Available in 7 ranges from 0–10,000 psi, Model 3800 Series Pressure Transmitters offer 5 ms response times with choice of loop-powered 4–20 mA or low-power 1–5 Vdc output. Units have NEMA4X/IP66 housings, stainless steel wetted parts, and hermetically sealed enclosures without O-rings. Providing 4–20 mA standard output and optional 1–5 Vdc output, all stainless steel Model 3820 Series OEM Pressure Switch-Transmitters add 30 V, 120 mA normally open solid state relay switch with ±2% URL accuracy. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Plastic Fiber Optics combine flexibility, capacity, reliability.

March 23, 2015

Made of high-purity PMMA, Toray RAYTELA fiber optics exhibit low attenuation and high reliability. Fiber diameter ranges from 250 µ to 3,000 µm, and design promotes transmission capacity, noise resistance, and flexibility. Areas of use include such fields as short-distance communications, automotive, medical, industrial, and decorative sectors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Corrosion Monitoring Transmitter has 1,500 ft wireless range.

March 20, 2015

Integrating with Yokogawa or any other ISA100 wireless system, ISA100 Microcor Wireless Transmitter (MWT-3905) employs high-resolution metal loss measurement that provides 18-bit resolution and supports operation in any process environment. Multiple units can be combined with wireless extenders to form network of up to 500 devices, and functionality enables users to choose star or mesh network topologies. Device can be deployed in hazardous area locations (Class 1, Zone 1). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless Vibration Transmitter offers increased efficacy and life.

March 20, 2015

CSI 9420 comes with AMS Suite: Machinery Health Manager v5.61 asset management software, which integrates data from route-based, online, and wireless vibration solutions, as well as third-party oil and IR analysis data, to provide complete picture of machinery health. Spectral resolution options help reduce bandwidth requirements and improve power module life, while data log and configuration capabilities streamline user interaction with multiple transmitters on single gateway. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Transmitter suits remote submersible applications.

March 4, 2015

Meeting requirements of CIA 443 (SIIS Level 2 device), PAINE 226-30-0020 Series provides intelligent CANopen® digital networking solution for bi-directional full-line differential pressure and temperature measurements of subsea media. Fully submersible transmitter, constructed of all welded Inconel®, is designed for universal mounting and offered with micro Subconn® MCBH4F subsea connector to facilitate network integration and installation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Moisture/Hydrogen/Temperature Transmitter monitors transformer.

March 4, 2015

Used to measure moisture, hydrogen, and temperature directly in transformer oil, MHT410 provides real-time measurements and trend data to facilitate reliable decision-making and foster predictive maintenance planning. Features include adjustable probe installation depth; non-membrane technology-based hydrogen measurement; and maintenance-free design that does not require post-installation calibration/adjustment. Product does not employ pumps, hoses, batteries, or other consumable parts. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Handheld Bluetooth Transmitter logs up to 10 samples/sec.

February 26, 2015

CE-compliant UWBT Series measures different sensor inputs, such as thermocouple, RTD, relative humidity, and pH, and transmits data to iOS- or Android™-based smartphone or tablet via wireless Bluetooth® communication from UWBT app. Among other features, app can be configured in 9 different languages, pair with multiple transmitters simultaneously, monitor and log sensor data on device, and display sensor data in digital, graph, or gauge format. Data can also be emailed or sent to cloud. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Long-Range Radios are suited for noisy RF environments.

January 15, 2015

Digi XLR PRO™ radios, intended for wireless data transmission in various industries with remote assets, Ethernet, and serial devices, overcome noisy RF environments via Punch2™ Technology, which leverages Chirp Spread Spectrum (CSS) modulation. With line of sight range of >100 miles, 1 W unlicensed 900 MHz wide-band radio supports data rates >3 Mbps. Radio does not require any programming and can be configured using XCTU configuration platform and managed/maintained via Device Cloud Manager. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fiber Recoaters feature automatic operation.

January 12, 2015

Consisting of programmable resin injection quantity and colored/non-colored fiber recoating capability, Models FSR-05, FSR-06, and FSR-07 feature exchangeable molds for common coating sizes, including 196, 255, 280, 450, 670, and 1,000 µm. Model FSR-05 is designed without proof tester, while Model FSR-06 includes proof tester with linear clamping system, and Model FSR-07 incorporates mandrel proof tester. All include PC interface via USB. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Physical Layer Devices offer 40/50 Gbps transmission rates.

December 29, 2014

Based on 4-level pulse amplitude modulation (PAM) technology, 28 nm Models BCM82040 and BCM82004 enable transmission rates of 40/50 Gbps serially over multiple physical media, including direct attach cables and optical fiber. PAM-4 enables transmission of 40 Gbps at baud rate of 20 Gbaud. Housed in 7 x 7 mm package, both devices can transmit and receive data over 2 pairs of media versus 8 pairs of media using existing 4 x 10G quad small form-factor pluggable cables. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Toroidal Conductivity Transmitter serves hygienic applications.

December 29, 2014

Supplied in seamless, gap-free, NEMA 6P/IP69K stainless steel or plastic housing that withstands CIP operations, Smartec CLD18 food-safe PEEK toroidal sensor features potted electronics and FDA-listed wetted materials and uses inductive technique to measure conductivity from 200 µS/cm to 1,000 mS/cm. Transmitter also has platinum RTD Pt 1000 temperature sensor, embedded in PEEK body, and both outputs are via 0–20 or 4–20 mA signal. Binary input allows range switching. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Gas Transmitter supports BACnet or Modbus communication.

December 23, 2014

Designed to monitor gas concentration in underground parking garages and loading docks, Series GSTC Carbon Monoxide/Nitrogen Dioxide Gas Transmitter is compatible with either BACnet or MODBUS® communication, allowing it to be used with almost any building management controller. Carbon monoxide transmitter measures exhaust of gasoline engines, while nitrogen dioxide transmitter is used for diesel engines. To maximize accuracy, sensor can be field-calibrated using A-449 remote LCD. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Narrow Band FM Transmitter offers data rates up to 10 kbps.

October 29, 2014

Available with user/factory programmable custom frequencies from 425–470 MHz, Model NTX2B can be dynamically re-programmed via microcontroller UART. Standard version consists of 10 mW, 25 kHz unit available on 434.075 MHz, 434.650 MHz European SRD frequencies and 25 mW on 458.700 MHz for UK. Internal LDO voltage regulator enables transmitter to be operated down to 2.9 V and up to 15 V voltage supply at nominal current consumption of 18 mA and less than 3 µA in power-down mode. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

WPC-Compliant Transmitter Coil enhances Qi wireless charging pads.

October 10, 2014

With 40 mm lead length and 5 mm tinned length, IWTX-4646BE-50 powdered iron-based wireless charging transmitter coil features inductance of 24 µH at 200 kHz with ±5% inductance tolerance, DCR of 71 mΩ (±10%) at + 25°C, and Q of 185 typ at 200 kHz. Efficiency exceeds 70% at 19 V input voltage with WPC-compliant transmitter and receiver chipsets and IWAS-4832FF-50 receiver coil with 2.7 mm spacing. Heat rated current is 6 A, saturation current is 20 A, and self-resonant frequency is 7 MHz. Read More