Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Incremental Encoder combines modern design, enhanced features.

December 18, 2014

Operating range of WDGI standard encoder with connector outlet is -40 to +85°C, which can be optionally implemented for encoders with cable outlet. Offering option of working at pulse rates from 1,200 ppr with pulse frequencies of up to 600 kHz (TTL) or 2 MHz (HTL), encoders come in die-cast aluminium housing, are available with self-adhesive membrane option, and offer up to 25,000 pulses. WDGI58D variant offers potential bearing load of 500 N in both axial and radial load directions. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Heavy-Duty Pressure Transducers have explosionproof design.

December 18, 2014

Designed to withstand environmental and pressure conditions common to oil and gas equipment applications, Gems 31EP/EA and 32EP/EA Series incorporate sputtered thin-film pressure sensing technology and all-stainless steel wetted parts. Compact IP67 enclosure facilitates installation in space-constrained, hazardous environments; full-scale burst pressure performance can exceed 60,000 psi; and operational reliability exceeds >100 million cycles. Several options are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

RFID Pressure Monitoring Tag operates without batteries.

December 18, 2014

Without requiring battery on sensor tag, Cyclon-05BA wireless monitoring device can transmit unique identifier and associated absolute pressure measurement data to commercial EPC C1G2 reader. Unit features MS5803-05BA sensor to monitor pressures up to 6 bar and comes in various antenna designs and sizes to adapt performance to required application in 860–960 MHz band. With reading distance of ~5 ft, tag can be embedded in various materials. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Sensors are suited for aircraft liquid/gas monitoring.

December 18, 2014

For mission-critical fuel, hydraulics, environmental control, coolant, and lubrication monitoring systems, AS-PT series includes models with thin film sputtered deposition strain-gage or variable capacitive ceramic sensing technologies. Leakproof transmitters measure pressure from 0–11,000 psia. Electronics with precision analog signal conditioning and ASIC circuitry for linearization combined with multi-point pressure calibration and temperature compensation promote accuracy and repeatability. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

OEM Photoionization Detectors offer diverse range, MDQ choices.

December 18, 2014

Designed with 4P platform for facilitated installation in portable or stationary gas detection equipment, piD-TECH® eVx exhibits stability over temperature changes. Features include minimal humidity effects, internal shielding, and internally regulated supply voltage that accepts inputs from 3.2–5.5 V. Detection capabilities include 10,000, 2,000, 200, 20, and 2 ppm, while available minimum detection quantity (MDQ) values are 1,000, 500, 50, 5, and 0.5 ppb. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Encoder enables angle measurement on large axes.

December 18, 2014

MSR 40 rotary position feedback system targets machine designers who want to measure angle on larger rotary axes. Suited for machines requiring motion feedback for full 360° or segment thereof, optical kit style encoder provides 200 micron grating pitch on steel tape that can be applied 3 ways to axis of motion. Available diameters range from 150–1,150 mm, and reader head is available with analog 1 V peak to peak interface as well as digital TTL interface with up to 100X interpolation. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS Image Sensor delivers 1080p HDR video for security cameras.

December 17, 2014

Supplied in 80-pin, 10 x 10 mm iBGA package, AR0230CS combines low-light capabilities with NIR performance and offers 1080p video from 1/2.7 in., 2.1 MP CMOS sensor with integrated 105 dB HDR support. Motion compensation, advanced local tone mapping, and digital lateral overflow minimize motion artifacts and enhance HDR color reproduction. Enabling capture of HD 1080p video data at 60 fps, sensor also features interleaved T1/T2 output and dual-conversion gain 3.0 µm DR-Pix™ pixel technology. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Magneto-Inductive Displacement Sensors can be configured to needs.

December 16, 2014

With mainSENSOR MDS-40-MK and -LP series, measuring ranges can be defined by selecting corresponding magnet type for respective target and measuring arrangement. There are 4 MDS-40-MK series predefined sensor variants available with different connector, power supply, and output options, which, along with protection class, can be individually configured to suit specification. PCB of MDS-40-LP sensors can be adapted to suit application and other customer requirements. Read More