Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Air-Push Type Contact Sensor offers flexible communication.

March 27, 2015

Supplied in IP-67G enclosure, GT2-P has spindle that can be actuated by compressed air and eliminates need for complex mounting jigs. Scale Shot System, combining conventional scale and transformer methods, enables accuracy of 1 µm throughout entire range while maintaining absolute positioning. Designed for extended use, even in harsh environments, sensor employs extended-life linear ball bearings that lend to detecting durability of up to 100 million cycles. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-Line Water Cut Monitor features spool piece mounting.

March 26, 2015

Designed for water in oil measurements, Universal IV™ Cut Monitor (CM) replaces spool piece designs installed in field and utilizes industry-standard size sensing element that installs directly into process piping. In-line probe design allows analysis of flowing fluid sample in real-time, while Cote-Shield™ technology ignores coating buildup on probe and puts sensing area of instrument directly into process stream. Monitor is compatible with pressures to 1,000 psi and temperatures to 450°F. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless Gateways monitor products and environments. .

March 26, 2015

Featuring Modbus, WiFi, and Cellular communication, cloud-based Super Gateways measure HVAC and environmental values, including ambient temperature, humidity, AC current, voltage, 4–20 mA signals, and light/motion. Products can acquire and log data, communicate wirelessly at long range, and execute custom programs on their own. With extended-range RF transceiver, single gateway covers 30,000 ft² with 1.3-mile line-of-sight capability. Each has 3 GB onboard memory, storing 120 billion data points. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Transmitters support programming via HART and DTM.

March 26, 2015

THZ3 and TDZ3 Dual Input Smart HART Temperature Transmitters are both HART and DTM (Device Type Manager) programmable. Programming and interrogation is possible from anywhere at any time on 4–20 mA loop via HART handheld communicator, HART-compatible host, or any FDT (Field Device Tool)-compliant host or program, such as PACTware, utilizing Moore Industries DTM. PACTware utility provides programming capability for thorough transmitter configuration. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Resettable Thermal Cutoffs protect lithium batteries.

March 25, 2015

Housed in 5.8 x 3.85 x 1.15 mm package with 9 Vdc rating, Series MHP-TAM provides resettable over-temperature protection to shut down battery when fault is detected, making devices suited for ultra-thin notebooks and other portable consumer electronics. Utilizing metal hybrid PPTC technology, TCOs combine bimetal protector in parallel with polymeric positive temperature coefficient device. Series offers open temperatures from 72–90°C and 2 levels of hold currents: 6 A and 15 A at 25°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.

March 25, 2015

Comprising multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors, K50 Modbus Series enables flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Multicolor indicators come in standard dome, daylight visible, beacon (perimeter), and beacon (perimeter and center) with configurable flashing and strobe options. For error-proofing and parts-verification applications, pick-to-light sensors have illuminated dome and come in polarized retro-reflective or fixed-field models. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Speaker Microphone functions even after exposure to 500°F heat.

March 24, 2015

Designed and tested to withstand 500°F for more than 5 min, OTTO 500 features high-temperature design for its case, cable, and strain relief. This high-temperature, fire-rated speaker microphone is also immersion rated. It is fully sealed to IP68 and has been tested in 1 m of water for 31 min. Standard equipment includes 500°F FIRE-TUFF® cable from Whitney Blake as well as one clip that ensures secure attachment to gear. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Helium Leak Detector features tablet-style interface.

March 24, 2015

Equipped with 7 in. Android touchscreen display/controller, HELIOT 900 features fast pumping speed of 5 L/sec to detect small leaks of helium or hydrogen quickly. Unit has multiple valve design, providing sensitivity of 10–12 Torr-L/s. Internal monitoring of error and alarm conditions detect problems before damage occurs. Offered in 5 different models, HELIOT 900 is suited for automotive, air conditioning, refrigeration, electronics, semiconductor, industrial, and pharmaceutical industries. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Disconnect Switch features stainless steel enclosure.

March 24, 2015

Housed in non-magnetic Type 304 stainless steel enclosure, Powerswitch® MDS30-AX is rated at 30 A and 600 V. Non-fused safety disconnect switch is watertight and dust-tight with IP66/IP67 and NEMA Type 3R, 4X, and 12K ratings. Mounting feet stand ¾ in. from wall to enable inspection and cleaning behind unit. Made from polycarbonate, high-impact, non-conductive handle features 3 provisions for padlocks to comply with OSHA lockout and tagout capabilities. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Autoclave Validation Systems incorporate dataloggers.

March 24, 2015

Used to perform autoclave validations, OM-CP-AVS140 series comprises complete, CE-compliant systems that enable compliance with FDA 21 CFR Part 11. Model OM-CP-AVS140-1 includes one datalogger for temperature monitoring, while OM-CP-AVS140-6 includes 6 dataloggers: 5 for temperature and one for pressure monitoring. Areas of use for this series include pharmaceutical, food processing, R&D, and laboratory applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Temperature/Pressure Transmitter meets oil and gas industry needs.

March 24, 2015

Used in upstream and midstream oil and gas applications, Rosemount® 4088 MultiVariable™ Transmitter provides differential pressure, static pressure, and temperature measurement. Range and sensor technology enable capture of flow rate spikes above upper range limit of transmitter to account for flow that would have otherwise been missed. Offering stable performance over life of oil and gas wells, unit provides reliable, stable signal transmitted through Modbus, BSAP, or MVS. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Refrigerant Leak Detector has handheld form factor.

March 23, 2015

Designed with solid electrolyte semiconductor sensor, HHLT-2 can detect leaks of halogenated (chlorine- or fluorine-based) refrigerant gases. These include HFC, HFO, HC, HCFC, and CFC refrigerant blends as well as approved replacements R-22 and R-1234yf. CE-compliant unit, suited for chemical, laboratory, food, and HVAC applications, offers triple-redundant leak indication and 3 sensitivity levels. True mechanical pump draws in samples for increased sensitivity (0.05 oz/year to R-134a). 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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voltage/Ground Fault Monitors promote battery protection and life.

March 20, 2015

Featuring 4 Form C contacts, VGM-100 Battery Voltage and Ground Fault Monitor reads battery status, detects out-of-limit conditions, and provides alarm conditions at user settings. Real-time battery ground fault monitor, GFM-100, displays positive or negative ground fault message and can activate one of 4 Form C contacts. Upon detecting over/under voltage condition, VM-100 Battery String Voltage Monitor displays voltage over/under status and activates  4 Form C contacts. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

CMOS Image Sensor targets smartphones and tablets.

March 19, 2015

Featuring 1/3.07 in. optical size and 1.12 micron back-side illuminated pixel pitch, 13 MP Model T4KB3 achieves 200 mW output or less at 30 fps. Bright Mode technology helps prevent underexposed images in high-speed video recording by boosting image brightness up to 4x while realizing full-HD (1080p) video capture at 120 fps equivalent. With 8 Kbit one-time-programmable memory, sensor can store lens shading correction data for 2 different conditions which have different light profiles. Read More

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

Thermistor Probe Data Logger offers wireless connectivity.

March 19, 2015

With 2 external probes, Lascar EL-WiFi-DTP+ measures temperature of environment from -40 to +125°C with typical accuracy of ±0.2°C. Unit can operate for up to 6 months on rechargeable internal lithium polymer battery. Logger's sensor collects data unattended while WiFi router sends data to FilesThruTheAir™ Cloud Storage Service, enabling users to manage and monitor sensors over Internet from any location. When alarms occur or if device needs attention, cloud can also send email alerts. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Compact Angle Sensors are designed for long life and reliability.

March 19, 2015

Available in single and fully redundant versions with 0° to 360° measurement range and 0.1° repeatability, Vert-X 2400 Series convert rotational angle into voltage output. Other specifications include 12-bit resolution and linearity of ±1% of measurement range. Supplied in housing with 24 mm dia base, IP67-sealed sensors offer life of ≥20 million movements and feature 600+ year MTTF. Operating range is -40 to +125°C, and emissions immunity meets/exceeds 5 EN 61000 and 2 EN 55000 standards. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Formaldehyde Meter detects unsafe levels in indoor air.

March 19, 2015

With measurement range of  0–5 ppm, Model FD08 can determine whether flooring, carpeting, drapes, wall board, or other furnishings emit unsafe level of formaldehyde. Handheld Indoor Air Quality tool displays readings on 2 in. LCD with resolution of 0.01 ppm and accuracy of ±(5%+0.03 ppm). Operating from 32–122°F, Model FD08 can also measure workplace levels in manufacturing facilities and warehouses where formaldehyde is used in resins and bindings, or as process chemical. Read More