Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Time-Temperature Indicator monitors seafood products.

May 18, 2016

With FlashLink Mini Electronic TTI, seafood shippers and receivers can monitor temperature of fresh refrigerated and vacuum packed products during transport and storage. Single-use device has pre-configured threshold of 41°F and is set to trigger alarm if accumulative temperature abuse occurs above this threshold for 4 hours or more. Providing immediate pass or fail indication from flashing green or red LED, indicator helps ensure FSMA, FDA, and HACCP compliance. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Gauges are available to meet needs of any industry.

May 18, 2016

NOSHOK pressure gauges provide measurement solutions, including ability to control, check, and regulate process media. Available from standard dial and digital gauges to DP and sanitary gauges in several types with pressure ranges from 30 Vac to 100,000 psi, products offer diverse casing, fill, connection, and mounting options. Along with CE-compliant transmitters and transducers, features include 50–1,000 g shock ratings, 10–20 g vibration rating, and accuracy from ±0.125% to ±0.5% FS. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Linear Position Sensor operates in hazardous areas.

May 18, 2016

Utilizing non-contact, wear-free magnetostrictive technology, Micropulse® TA12 offers measuring range up to 300 in. PLUS version includes USB configuration capability as well as dual-position magnet capability for monitoring 2 independent motions. Supplied in corrosion-resistant 316L stainless steel housing with field-replaceable electronics module, explosion proof sensor operates from -40 to +176°F and has worldwide Class I, Div 1/Class I, Zone 1 hazardous area approvals. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

MEMSIC Announces 1 Billion MEMS Sensors Shipped

May 17, 2016

MEMSIC sensing technology is used in almost every electronic device Andover, MA. MEMSIC, Inc., today announced the shipment of its 1 Billionth MEMS sensor. MEMSIC’s products, ranging from accelerometers to sophisticated inertial guidance systems, are used in a wide variety of applications including automotive safety systems, avionics, industrial controls, and consumer electronics. ... Read More

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

3D Measurement System provides instant, non-contact scan.

May 17, 2016

With VR-3000 Series, users can instantly and accurately measure rough surfaces, flatness, warpness, and planarity. System can perform batch analyses between multiple samples simultaneously under same condition. Users can compare visual and numerical differences between design data and actual sample, then export scan back into CAD data. In addition, VR-3000 can automatically determine if part is good or bad based on user-defined tolerances. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Waste Handling Equipment

Visual Test Strip measures direct, undyed Propylene Glycol levels.

May 17, 2016

Designed for optimal usability, WaterWorks™ Propylene Glycol check tests for levels from 20%–60% in water to verify fluids are in good working order to prevent damage to cooling systems. Strip uses dip, read, and match procedure. After being dipped in water for 2 sec, strip can be removed and shaken to remove excess water. Resulting color can be matched to color chart on bottle label after 60 sec. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

OEM Controller fosters fiber optic signaling sensor integration.

May 17, 2016

Designed for OEM industrial and medical systems, MR380-0 provides turnkey solution for integrating any Micronor MR38X series ZapFREE® Fiber Optic Signaling Sensors. Unit contains stable transmitter and sensitive optical receiver that operate over Duplex LC multimode fiber optic link. Compatible with OM1 (62.5/125 µm) or OM2/OM3 (50/125 µm) multimode fiber to distances up to 1.5 km, controller operates over 5–24 Vdc range and provides Digital Logic as well as Open-Collector Output. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Photometer communicates with smartphones and tablets.

May 17, 2016

Integrating 2-way wireless communication with smartphone or tablet, eXact iDip® 570 is suitable for measuring water quality for aquarium/aquatic life in both fresh and marine water settings. eXact iDip® app comes with 4 tests installed including pH, Free Chlorine, Combined Chlorine, and Total Alkalinity. Multilingual app enables test parameter customization, mobile sharing, and data organization. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Wireless Communications, Aerospace & Defense Measurement Solutions at the International Microwave Symposium

May 16, 2016

Keysight’s Mike Millhaem to Deliver MicroApps Keynote on mmWave Signal Propagation and the Implications for Mobile Communications Systems Highlights:

  • Keysight will showcase its 5G millimeter-wave waveform generation and analysis, 5G channel sounding, 5G beamforming, IEEE 802.11ad and IEEE 802.11ax device testing design and test tools
  • Keysight will demonstrate its... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

Nanometrics to Set Up Texas-wide Earthquake Monitoring System

May 13, 2016

OTTAWA, – Nanometrics, the world's leader in seismic monitoring solutions, has signed a $1.98 million (US) contract to provide equipment and assist in deploying an earthquake monitoring system across the state of Texas. The TexNet Seismic Monitoring Program will allow for more precise determination of the location of earthquakes, and increase the ability for researchers to investigate... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

ChemImage Partners with Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute to Develop Conformal Imaging Technology for Real-Time On-the-Move Detection

May 13, 2016

PITTSBURGH - ChemImage Corporation announces a collaborative partnership with Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science and its Robotics Institute, around ChemImage's Dual Polarization Conformal Imaging (DPCI) sensor technology for ground vehicle operation. The two groups will integrate DPCI technology into a robotic platform to evaluate the performance of DPCI when... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

FDA Approves CareTaker® Wireless Remote Patient Monitor for Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure ("cNIBP") and Heart Rate Monitoring Using Patented Finger Cuff Technology

May 13, 2016

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., – CareTaker Medical, a pioneer in wireless remote patient monitoring devices, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued 510(k) clearance for the company's Wireless Continuous Non-Invasive "Beat-by-Beat" Blood Pressure ("cNIBP") and Heart Rate Monitor based on patented Finger Cuff technology. The wearable CareTaker® monitor enables... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Canister Load Cell offers capacities from 25-200 Klb.

May 13, 2016

Featuring stainless steel design which is hermetically sealed for washdown and wet areas, Anyload 106CS Canister Load Cell is used for single and multi-weighing applications, including quality control, force calibration, and material test machines. Unit is available in 4 standard capacities of 25, 50, 100, and 200 Klb. Both CE and RoHS certified, load cell passes all specific industry measurement tests. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oxygen Permeation Tester suits ultra-high barrier materials.

May 12, 2016

Capable of handling broad range of flexible materials, including all plastic as well as foil and metallized structures, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 10X System accurately and repeatedly measures film barriers to 5x10-4 cc/(m2 x day) at precise temperature and relative humidity conditions. Oxygen transmission rate test instrument, compliant with ASTM D3985, provides fully automated testing, intuitive touchscreen navigation, and automatic maintenance of RH, temperature, pressure, and flow. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electromagnetic Flowmeter suits agricultural applications.

May 12, 2016

With bi-directional flow metering, OPTIFLUX 4100 provides accurate record of fluid that was moved. Unit features fully welded construction, no moving parts, and wear-resistant liner materials to withstand harsh environments and aggressive/abrasive media. Available with choice of housing and flange materials, including stainless steel, meter is suited for farming and agricultural applications, including liquid manure application, dragline pump safety, and billing for commercial applicators. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

KEYENCE Clamp-On Flow Sensor Receives Innovation Award

May 11, 2016

KEYENCE´s FD-Q Clamp-On Flow Sensor has been recognized by New Equipment Digest as the 2016 Innovation Award winner. The success of the FD-Q can be directly attributed to its impact on American Manufacturing.The FD-Q, released in the summer of 2015, introduced ground-breaking technology for liquid flow monitoring in the factory automation industry. As opposed to conventional models that require... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Baumer Earns Recognition as a John Deere Partner-level Supplier

May 10, 2016

Baumer Group has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2015 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere Company's highest supplier rating.  The Swiss-based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. Baumer... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inductive Linear Position Sensors suit factory automation.

May 10, 2016

Featuring contactless operation, Model LR-27 has 6 ranges from 1–8 in., while Model LRL-27 has 5 ranges from 10–18 in. Units feature 1.05 in. diameter anodized aluminum housing sealed to IP67. Radial cable exit version comes with swivel rod eye ends, while axial termination versions utilize M-12 connector or 1 m cable. Operating from variety of DC voltages with choice of 4 analog outputs, sensors are suited for solar cell positioners, robotic arm position feedback, and packaging equipment. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Surface Profiling Sensor uses interferometric technology.

May 10, 2016

Used for surface contour measurement, TeleStar® Probe scans up to 500 data points/sec with 1.0 micron accuracy and 0.1 micron repeatability. This self-contained, off-axis, partial coherence interferometric range sensor, offering measured point resolution in sub-micron (< 0.1 micron) range, has 25 mm constant working distance and is compatible with specular and light-scattering diffuse surfaces. Return angle allows measurement deep inside bores and blind holes. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Environment Monitoring System features 1-wire sensor interface.

May 10, 2016

ENVIROMUX®-1W monitors critical environmental conditions and, upon detection of divergence from configurable threshold, sends notifications via email, Web page, SNMP, and/or SMS. There are 2 digital inputs sensitive to contact closure and 2 RJ11 6P4C connectors for daisy-chaining 1-wire temperature/humidity/dew point, thermocouple, or digital input expanders in any combination. Up to 24 temperature, thermocouple, or any single reading 1-wire sensor can be connected between both RJ11 connectors. Read More