Sensors Monitors & Transducers

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

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register data, support includes Modbus connection and user-selectable time increments for data retrieval. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bearing-less Encoder optimizes vector motor control.

June 23, 2016

Designed for mounting on NEMA standard 8.5 in. C-Face, MRI 2850 offers motion feedback solution in applications such as large rotating machinery found in construction, pulp and paper, oil and gas, wind, and marine industries. Magnetic code-wheel supports shaft sizes from 1–4 in. without need for stub shaft. One or two independent read-heads can be provided, each with any resolution from 1–16,383 ppr. Output drivers support signal frequencies up to 100 kHz at 30 V over 350 m cable. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Luminescence Sensors offer sensing range of 600 mm. .

June 23, 2016

Able to detect fluorescent chalk marks, clear glue, and tamper-proof seals down to 2.2 mm diameter, DK50-UV Luminescence Sensors support error checking, sorting, measuring, and positioning of materials that blend into background or are invisible. Units offer 4 automatic teach modes and 1 manual teach mode. Eight-segment LED display indicates luminescent signal strength, uses output mode toggle for adjustments, and comes with integral timer that allows slower controllers to react to sensor output. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Optical Sensor improves gesture recognition reliability.

June 23, 2016

By offering single-point functionality, ADUX1020 improves sensing accuracy and reliability by measuring subject's position, proximity, and gestures. This also reduces design complexity and system BOM, while high ambient light rejection promotes reliable and accurate operation. Applications include building and industrial control panels and where touchscreen interfaces are challenged, such as in wet conditions, when user is wearing gloves, or when control panel is difficult to reach. Read More

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

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Condition Monitoring Kit assesses machine health.

June 22, 2016

By testing bearings, pumps, electric motors, and compressors, CMAK 400-ML Basic Condition Monitoring Kit enables multi-parameter machine assessment. Kit includes SKF Machine Condition Advisor to simultaneously measure machine vibration signals and temperature; external sensor featuring 100 mV/g accelerometer; SKF IR Thermometer serving as dual laser sighted non-contact instrument; and SKF Inspector 400 Ultrasonic Probe, which senses high frequency sounds, leaks, and electric discharges. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Condition Monitor keeps track of Life Science commodities.

June 22, 2016

To provide end-to-end visibility on real-time condition and location of critical biological commodities, SmartPak II™ measures environmental variables and works in conjunction with Cryoportal™ logistics management platform. Cloud-based Cryoportal retains all critical data analytics generated by SmartPak II, including chain-of-condition and chain-of-custody. Other features include automated email alerts, real-time wireless tracking, and correlation of transit-related events to sample integrity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

ATI Industrial Automation's Annual Technology Fair Scheduled for August 11th, 2016

June 21, 2016

Apex, North Carolina: ATI Industrial Automation will host their Annual Technology Fair on Thursday, August 11th at the Michigan Sales Office located at 4577 South Lapeer Road, Suite I, Orion Township, MI 48359. This one-day event is a great educational opportunity for networking, sharing ideas, and also showcasing cutting-edge robotic and automation technologies. Multiple... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Sensor Board aids sensor design/verification.

June 21, 2016

SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 integrates 10 sensors: analog temperature, digital barometric pressure, Hall switch, magnetometer, digital accelerometer, digital magnetometer and accelerometer, digital gyroscope and accelerometer, analog UV, digital ambient light and proximity, and digital color. Also featured, Arduino interface pins ensure compatibility with existing open-source prototyping platforms and allow immediate verification of sensor operation and facilitate sensor device design.<br /> Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

TECAT to Demonstrate WISER 4000 Wireless Torque Measuring and Monitoring System in Automotive Applications at Sensors Expo & Conference 2016

June 20, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - June 14, 2016 - TECAT Performance Systems today announced that it will be highlighting its new WISER 4000 wireless torque measuring and monitoring system at Sensors Expo Conference 2016, being held June 21-23 in San Jose, California. In booth 1225 at the McEnery Convention Center, TECAT will provide live demonstrations of the system in automotive applications, including... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Parker Recognizes Three Schools in First Ever Stretch Your Mind Challenge

June 20, 2016

Winning Teams Design Devices Using EAP Sensor to Address Real-world Issues Sunnyvale, Calif. - The first ever Stretch Your Mind Engineering Challenge drew engineering minds from colleges across the United States, but it was Team Poly-Scientific Design from Cleveland State University (CSU) that won the competition with their knee flexion and orientation monitoring application. Team ROM 2.0... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meters for Gases offer 3-contact alarm module.

June 20, 2016

Used for scientific gas flow measurements from 0&ndash;10 sccm up to 480 slpm, red-y compact 2 series operates on one AA battery or from Micro-USB or 12&ndash;30 Vdc supply. Users can set 20+ flow units and adjust ~50 variables via touchscreen. Also, units can also be supplied with up to 3 different gases or gas mixtures and offer dynamic range of up to 100:1 with accuracy of ±1% FS. Retrofit alarm module features 3 alarm contacts, 2 optical isolated input channels, and configurable alarm contact. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Significant Increase to Your Weld Purge Monitor's Sensor Life

June 17, 2016

It is vital during the welding of stainless steel, titanium and nickel alloy to monitor the oxygen level at the weld root to ensure non-oxidised, zero colour welds are achieved. The lifetime and accuracy of the oxygen sensor within the Weld Purge Monitor® is critical to the continuous achievement of such welds. Replacement sensors for Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®’s market leading... Read More

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

New Yorker Electronics and Mallory Sonalert Partner to Deliver 'Sound' Options with Two New Audio/LED Indicator Series

June 17, 2016

New Audio Alarm and Stack Light Industrial Control Indicators Combine LED Lighting with State-of-the-Art Audio Capabilities NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – Mallory Sonalert and franchise distributor New Yorker Electronics are delivering two innovative, new indicator series with both sound and LED light capabilities. The first is Mallory Sonalert’s ZT Series, the first to combine a loud audio... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

IDT to Showcase its Latest Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo

June 17, 2016

The Show, Which Runs June 21-23 in San Jose, is a Leading Conference on Sensors and Sensor-Integrated Systems SAN JOSE, Calif., June 14, 2016 - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) announced today that it will exhibit its latest advanced sensing technology at next week's Sensors Expo Conference at San Jose's McEnery Convention Center. IDT will be at Booth 833,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Motion Control Influence at IMTS

June 17, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL – From HEIDENHAIN, the international leader in precision measurement components and systems, comes an opportunity to view not only its newest motion control breakthroughs to the world at the upcoming International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2016 show this Fall (Booth #E-5226 / Quality Pavilion), but also see highlights from two of its many internationally-owned... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meter utilizes 3-contact alarm module.

June 17, 2016

Operating on one AA battery for up to 6 months, red-y compact 2 thermal mass flow meter provides gas flow measurements from 0&ndash;10 sccm to 480 slpm. Without connecting to computer, users can set more than 20 flow units and adjust nearly 50 variables through touchscreen. Unit has dynamic range up to 100:1 and accuracy of ±1% of full scale. Alarm module, which can be retrofitted to meter in field, features 3 alarm contacts and 2 optical isolated input channels to optionally reset alarm remotely. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ground Fault Sensors display trip point in any light condition.

June 17, 2016

Compatible with most automation and control systems, AGLD Series keeps machinery and operators safe from accidental shocks. One-piece, solid-core design allows installation over wires feeding heavy loads. Output relay changes state at any point between 5 and 100 mA or 80 and 950 mA, and delay can be set to allow downstream protection to activate before sensor. Also included, LED display clearly shows, in any light condition, precise trip point and extra delay. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Exar Showcases Force Sensing Technology Solutions at Sensors Expo 2016

June 16, 2016

- Booth 1223, June 22 23 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center Fremont, CA – Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), a leading supplier of analog mixed-signal products serving the industrial, high-end consumer and infrastructure markets, will showcase its innovative Force Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo and Conference 2016, June 22-23 in San Jose, California.  This technology allows Exar to... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Parker Introduces Cloud-Based and High-Strain Sensors at 2016 Sensors Expo

June 16, 2016

Debuts Two New Products at McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, CA - Booth #424 Golden Valley, Minn. - The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), continues to open new doors for technological innovation. Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technology, is bringing its latest contributions to the condition monitoring sensors market. These new products will be on... Read More