Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transducer uses app for remote monitoring.

August 28, 2015

Using Android app and wireless Bluetooth LE to connect to mobile devices and computers, CirrusSense® TDWLB Pressure Transducer can be remotely monitored and programmed. All-digital sensor measures pressures from vacuum to 10,000 psi and uses patent-pending circuitry to provide 12–18 month battery life and redundant sensing. Available in 2 compensated accuracies of 1% and 0.25%, with optional external temperature sensing probe available, transducer is EMI/RFI protected and sealed to IP65 rating. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoder suits offshore motion applications.

August 28, 2015

Certified according to ATEX and IECEx, Model IXA 648 is suited for hazardous applications where extreme conditions are common. Inductive absolute encoder avoids magnets and glass to provide measurement technology that can withstand shock and vibration. Rated for operation up to 6,000 rpm and 70°C, encoder is available with up to 31-bit multiturn resolution (19/12), and can communicate with control using PROFIBUS, PROFINET, CANopen, DeviceNet, SSI, or EnDat interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Encoder provides accuracy up to 1-1.5 degrees.

August 26, 2015

With integrated line driver in single chip, M Sense B Encoder covers resolution band up to 1,024 lines, providing accurate closed loop motion feedback and positioning. Cable output flexibility is available in both axial and radial options. Pairing with brush DC and brushless DC motor options, compact encoder is suited for medical pumps, medical imaging, life sciences, security and access robotics, and aerospace/defense applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Battery Pack Monitor protects multi-cell Li-ion batteries.

August 26, 2015

Functioning as stand-alone battery management system, 3-to-8 cell Model ISL94203 accurately monitors, protects, and cell balances rechargeable battery packs to maximize battery life and ensure safe charging and system operation. Device integrates cell voltage level shift, automatic cell balance, 14-bit ADC, current sense monitor, power FET control, and temperature sensor interface. In event of catastrophic failure, IC includes feature that blows polyfuse to render battery pack inoperable. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Level Transmitter monitors wastewater.

August 25, 2015

Featuring corrosion-resistant design that is submersible to 1,100 ft, Model 311-M351 supports challenging wastewater lift station monitoring applications. Unit is available in standard ranges from 0–10 through 0–1,100 ft WC, with choice of 4–20 mA or 0–5 Vdc output. To eliminate process clogging, transmitter incorporates 3 in. diameter clog-resistant sensing diaphragm and corrosion-resistant protective baffle plate. Integral lightning and surge protection is standard. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Sensors are pressure rated to 6 bar.

August 25, 2015

With G1 process connection and contact-free measurement, Pressure rated Ultrasonic Sensors can be used for fill level measurement applications under normal pressure or in tanks and containers with overpressure of up to 6 bar. Fill level measurement can be carried out concurrently with overflow protection through combination of switching outputs and analog outputs. Stainless steel housings are resistant to chemicals, and PTFE membrane protects sensor from aggressive fluids and chemicals. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

BSI CMOS Image Sensors sharply focus on still and moving images.

August 21, 2015

Offering respective resolutions of 8, 13, 16, and 20 MP, backside-illuminated (BSI) CMOS image sensors T4KA3-121, T4KB3-121, T4KC3-121, and T4KA7-121 accelerate capture and playback of sharp video and images in such mobile devices as smartphones and tablets. Phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) technology reduces blur, and other standard features include high dynamic range (HDR), bright mode, and high-speed capture. Output speed reaches 30 fps at full resolution (22 fps for T4KA7-121). Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Real-Time Streaming Appliance supports 500+ simultaneous users.

August 20, 2015

Designed for multi-screen operators and Telcos that deploy IPTV and OTT, MultiStreamer™ II DIG/IP: TELCO accepts 2 SDI or HD-SDI inputs; encodes HD and SD streams; creates simultaneous high-, medium-, and low-bitrate IP streams; and sends them to content delivery networks (CDNs) and remote video capture devices. IP output is four 1080i/p streams, six 720p HD streams, or 16 SD streams, and features include onboard stream archiving (400 GB max), 4 GigE ports, 2 inputs, and 2 power supplies. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inductive Linear Sensor adapts to hydraulic cylinder designs.

August 20, 2015

Designed for magnet-free installation in rear endcap of hydraulic cylinders for operation at pressures up to 5,000 psig, contactless MHP-7 series employs 7 mm dia probe inserted into 8 mm (5/16 in.) gun-drilled hole in cylinder rod to measure position. Ranges from 1–24 in. FS and 1 in. hex aluminum or stainless steel housing are available. Along with SenSet™ for field scalability of analog output, features include various analog I/Os and either connector and cable terminations. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Laser Distance Measurement Sensor comes in analog models.

August 20, 2015

In addition to IP69K stainless steel housing, analog Q4X models feature 4–20 mA and 0–10 V output options, 4-digit display, and 3 buttons for setup. Sensors provide continuous measurement with resolutions as small as 0.15 mm and cover up to 300 mm range. Measurement reliability is not affected by color or reflectivity of target object or background, and areas of use include fill level indication, part positioning, roll diameter, loop control, and thickness/height verification applications.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Occupancy Sensors suit smart LED lighting systems.

August 19, 2015

Using Pyroelectric InfraRed technology, Wireless Occupancy Sensors can instantly switch single light or group of lights from off to on or from dimmed state to on when motion is detected for full visibility only when needed. Wide-angle lens detects motion up to 30 ft at 120° angle, while long-range lens detects motion up to 100 ft away at 10° angle. Powered by 10 yr lithium batteries, sensors install in any location and utilize self-healing 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 mesh networking system. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Vision Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Confocal Chromatic Controller provides measuring rates to 25 kHz.

August 19, 2015

Suited for use with dark targets or measuring thickness of transparent targets, confocalDT IFC2461 has integrated light source and delivers stable measurement results. Standard and multi-peak controller versions are available, with latter providing 6 peaks to enable one-sided thickness measurement of up to 5 layers. Along with active exposure time regulation that allows measurement of different surface types, features include EtherCAT, Ethernet, RS422, and analog out interfaces. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Data Loggers provide wireless building monitoring.

August 19, 2015

Utilizing battery-operated wireless sensors which can locally or remotely access building information and HVAC systems, Paragon Robotics Data Loggers allow users to view gas/water/energy usage, or lighting and occupancy to track individual suite performance and tenant usage. HaloCloud service offers access to system data, sensor measurements, and alarm configurations via smartphones and tablets. Managing 900 MHz wireless communication with sensors, single gateway covers 30,000 ft² facility. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Connected Finger Pulse Oximeter works with iOS mobile app.

August 18, 2015

By measuring arterial blood oxygen saturation and pulse rate, NoninConnect™ Model 3230 helps clinicians and patients proactively identify issues for early intervention. PureSAT® pulse oximetry signal processing technology uses pulse-by-pulse filtering to achieve accuracy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients, while Bluetooth® Smart (low energy) wireless technology enables clinicians to remotely (up to 10 m) view patients' SpO2 readings in real-time. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Wireless Dual-Loop Photosensor streamlines daylight harvesting.

August 18, 2015

With one internal photocell for open-loop daylight sensing and one for closed-loop ambient light sensing, GLS-LDL-EX-BATT provides natural light monitoring and indoor light control for daylight harvesting applications. This reduces energy consumption in residential, commercial, or retro-fit applications. Operating up to 10 years on 2 Li-ion AAA batteries, photosensor communicates with Crestron control system via infiNET EX wireless network and supports several mounting options. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasonic Tester affords single-sided measurement.

August 18, 2015

Employing pulse echo technology, Pundit PL-200PE extends ultrasonic application to objects where access is restricted to one side. Instrument is capable of single-side determination of slab thickness as well as detection and localization of voids, pipes, delaminations, and honeycombing. Echo tracking helps identifying main echo, and area scan enables slab thickness uniformity testing in grid patterns. Variations in tunnel lining thicknesses can also be measured according to RI-ZFP-TU. Read More

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Wireless Force Sensors are designed for in-field measurement.

August 17, 2015

Intended for use with Strainsert full bridge 350 Ω sensors, J-Unit1 wireless load cell receiver/transmitter incorporates embedded, factory-programmable radio. Also available, CW 900 MHz stand-alone wireless load pin sensor incorporates fully embedded factory programmable radio that eliminates need for cable runs. Both sensors let users perform calibration adjustments in field, support transmission distances up to 3,000 ft (line of sight), and offer 5,000 hr continual battery life. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Alarm Horns, Loudspeakers, Strobes have marine-grade enclosures.

August 14, 2015

Supplied in LM6 aluminum enclosures, D1x alarm horns, loudspeakers, and integrated alarm horn/Xenon strobe warning units support use in Class I/II Division 1, Zone 1 & Zone 20 environments. UL-/cULs-approved alarm horns and combined units are available with directional flare horns or omni-directional radial horns that generate uniform, 360° sound dispersion. Xenon strobes (5 and 10 J) output up to 1,000,000 cd, and PA flare horn loudspeakers come in 15 and 25 W versions. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Monitoring System facilitates preventive maintenance.

August 13, 2015

As cloud-based wireless system of software and test tools, Fluke Connect® Assets lets maintenance managers view critical equipment information so they can set up and sustain preventive or condition-based maintenance system. Wireless one-step measurement transfer from 30+ Fluke Connect wireless test tools eliminates manual measurement recording, and feature set allows analysis of multiple types of predictive data in one program, side by side, in visual format. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inductive Proximity Sensors offer extended sensing range.

August 13, 2015

Featuring microprocessor-based design that allows calibration after assembly, ICB Series offers sensing ranges of 10, 20, and 40 mm for M12, M18, and M30 models, respectively. Three-wire DC inductive sensors are available in long or short nickel-plated brass housings, with NO or NC PNP or NPN outputs. Diagnostic LED provides status, set-up, short circuit, and overload indication. With up to 2,000 Hz operating frequency, ICB Series is suited for high-speed counting and rotational speed monitoring. Read More