Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Nanopost Array Chip provides quantitation of small molecules.

March 18, 2015

Intended for pharmaceutical researchers, REDIchip™ Resonance-Enhanced Desorption Ionization Chip is designed for mass spectrometric analysis on MALDI platforms without need for matrix. Ability to reproducibly detect and quantitate small molecules is made possible due to structured nanopost array present in silicon chip. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

AFCI Receptacle helps prevent electrical fires.

March 18, 2015

Available in 15 and 20 A models, Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter Receptacle protects against electrical fires by detecting arc faults and de-energizing circuit. Ground terminal back-wire speeds installation, while auto-ground clip assures positive ground to metal box. Featuring thermoplastic construction, receptacle is impact- and tamper-resistant with automatic shutter system that prevents children from inserting objects. Unit takes #14-10 AWG stranded or solid, copper, or copperclad conductors. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Irradiance Sensor measures narrowband LED and laser sources.

March 17, 2015

Designed to measure LED and laser sources from 200–850 nm, PD300RM Irradiance and Energy Density Sensor automatically adjusts to provide correct power and energy measurements based on specific wavelength designated by user. Unit also incorporates cosine corrected quartz glass diffuser, suitable for UV radiation. Model PD300RM-UV measures irradiance levels from 15 nW/cm² to 300 mW/cm², while PD300RM-8W measures irradiance from 0.2 µW/cm² to 8 W/cm². Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Portable 5-Gas Monitor detects VOCs through PID technology.

March 16, 2015

Detecting and displaying up to 5 gases simultaneously using plug-and-play sensor design, PS500 provides audible and visual alarms to prevent exposure to flammable and toxic gases as well as oxygen enrichment or deficiency. Pre-entry checking can be carried out with optional internal sampling pump and through diffusion operation. Monitor is suited for confined-space applications in industries using electrochemical, catalytic, IR, and PID sensing technologies. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Radiation Sensor enables survey measurements in X-ray range.

March 13, 2015

Designed to minimize need for user interaction, RaySafe X2 Survey sensor can perform leakage and scatter measurements in diagnostic X-ray applications. Trigger modes, manual and automatic, allow this silicon-based sensor to capture low dose-rate measurements in X-ray machine's primary beam. Unit also offers ability to switch energy response between Air Kerma (Gy or R) and Ambient Dose Equivalent (Sv). Sensor can be shipped without any special considerations or arrangements. Read More

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

Fluid Detector monitors fluid in tanks and piping.

March 13, 2015

Mounting directly into existing pipelines between 2 standard 150 lb flat-faced flanges, Clear Line™ Fluid Detector uses RF admittance to monitor presence or absence of fluid, providing complete assurance that tank is empty. Proprietary Cote-Shield™ circuitry ensures dependable detection regardless of conductive coatings or product build up on sensor. Featuring sanitary, crevice-free design, Clear Line works without recalibration on processes where fluids can vary from organics to caustics. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasound Bone Densitometry System features portable design.

March 13, 2015

Featuring compact, lightweight design, EggQus AOS 100E has large integrated handle that facilitates in-hospital rounds and house visits. System is powered by rechargeable batteries, but can use AC adapter accessory for continuous operation. Motor-controlled transducer unit moves automatically, minimizing manipulation by operator. With short measurement time, EggQus AOS 100E is suited for elderly examinees and for screening that requires rapid handling. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Mini Accelerometer offers linearity over wide dynamic range.

March 13, 2015

Operating over extended temperature range of -55 to +163°C, Model 7132AHT provides optimize linearity across dynamic ranges from ±50 g to ±2,000 g. Triaxial IEPE sensor uses piezo-ceramic crystals in annular shear mode for long-term, stable operation and offers flat frequency response across wide bandwidth up to 10 kHz. Supplied in hermetically sealed titanium housing, device provides more than 100 Ω output impedance and full scale voltage output of ±5 V across all dynamic ranges. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Level Transmitter has low power voltage outputs.

March 12, 2015

Offered in pressure ranges from 15–690 ft of water column, 0.63 in. dia MBLT Series is available with 8 V power requirement in various voltage outputs (0–2.5 V, 0–3 V, or 0–5 V) suited for remote level monitoring. Miniature product, offering ±0.25% FS accuracy, is constructed with welded 316 SS body and nose cap. Former is also tapered to prevent damage or snares when pulling unit out of narrow installation areas. Polyether polyurethane or ETFE cable materials are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Low-Noise Accelerometer delivers consistent sensitivity.

March 12, 2015

Ultra High Temperature 1,200°F (UHT-12™) crystal-based accelerometers – Model 320C52 as well as Series 357D, EX611, EX600B, and 339A – make measurements with increased accuracy and lower noise during large temperature variations. Eliminating pyroelectric noise spikes up to 1,200°F, crystal technology allows accelerometers to be insensitive to temperature variations. Material can also operate in shear mode, which isolates accelerometer from base strain and transverse measurement errors.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Capacitive Clear Label Sensor offers one-button setup.

March 12, 2015

Featuring push-button controls with 1-click AutoGap setup, Model LRD6300 includes EasyCheck Verification, which uses system of bright LEDs that can be seen from 10 ft away to indicate if sensor is operating correctly. If operators don't like what they see, they can make manual adjustments and instantly see results. Available with integral cable or 4-pin M12 connector, Model LRD6300 includes NPN and PNP outputs as well as Light/Dark switching selection. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor-Based System monitors transformer assets.

March 12, 2015

Designed to minimize transformer failure risks, Transformer Intelligence™ is based on CoreTec™ online monitoring system,  which keeps close watch on mission-critical functions and performs complete evaluation of operating conditions. It can also simulate future service conditions and forecast their impact on transformer lifetime. By continuously recording hydrogen and moisture, CoreSense™ sensor provides CoreTec with real-time data to optimize transformer management. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pyroshock Accelerometer solves measurement ringing problem.

March 12, 2015

With measurement capabilities up to 100,000 g, Model 350B01 nearfield or farfield pyroshock sensor can be used for High-G shock and harsh pyroshock events. Mechanical isolation aids in removing frequency content outside of useful 20 kHz bandwidth and minimizes zero-shift associated with non-isolated accelerometers, while electrical filtering reduces signal ringing and clipping. For use in electrically noisy environments, design is hermetically sealed and case isolated. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless Access Control Platform can be updated over network.

March 11, 2015

Available with hundreds of trims and finishes, ArchiTech® Networx™ Designer employs Trilogy Networx Keyless Access System making it future proof and ready to adapt to multi-credential technologies. Building managers can update system securely over wireless network without going door-to-door for ID updates. Offered in Enterprise and Standalone Network models, systems are designed to accept Magstripe, Smart Cards, PIV, or HID Proximity Cards (Key Fobs). Read More

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

Programmable Converter works with Type J and K thermocouples.

March 11, 2015

Offering 8 programmable input ranges and 3 programmable output ranges, X756847 isolates 3 signals generated by temperature sensors using Type J and K thermocouples and converts them into analog signals. DIN rail-mounted, 35 mA, 24–240 Vac/dc supply voltage signal converter lets operator program temperature via adjustable rotary switch and dip switch. Supported temperature ranges span -50 to +200°C to 0 to +1,200°C. Read More

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

Thermographic Testing System inspects press hardening.

March 11, 2015

Designed for control of sheet metal parts in press hardening, PRESS-CHECK ensures homogeneous temperature distribution over entire plate surface. Thermal imaging camera captures temperature of heated plates at 950°C before pressing begins and detects contours of metal sheets so that faulty positioning is prevented. Second camera checks if cooling process is within defined quality limits. Cameras provide geometric resolution up to 2,048 x 1,536 IR pixels and thermal resolution up to 0.015 K. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Scalable Probe performs virtualized network monitoring.

March 10, 2015

Able to be introduced on virtual machine on COTS hardware, CreaNODE vProbe fosters future proof SDN implementation with capability to allocate resources based on performance thresholds and more. This network element-independent, virtualized, scalable active network monitoring probe comes with EchoVault multi-vendor Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and SDN Service Assurance Controller, which includes multi-vendor Y.1731, TWAMP, and Flow Stats with advanced analytics. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute EtherCAT Encoder combine speed and durability.

March 10, 2015

Operating from -40 to +85°C with 2,500 m/s² shock resistance and 100 m/s² vibration resistance, Sendix encoders integrate slave EtherCAT stack from Beckhoff with Version 5.01, implement CANopen profile 3.2.10, and incorporate such functionalities such as speed calculation and work area states. Short bus cycle time, with position update every 62.5 µsec, fosters building of dynamic systems. Dynamic mapping is available for scaled position, raw data position, sensor temperature, and speed. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transducer/Switch has programmable, 360° display.

March 10, 2015

Accurate to within 0.5% of max operating pressure (10,000 psi), electronic TDEPD offers marquee display that can be set to revolve, hold at fixed angle, or inverted. Selectable red/green display colors allow sensor to be programmed to provide various visual cues for fluid power system. Along with Spike Monitoring Technology, features include field-selectable outputs, sub-millisecond update time, and redundant sensing elements. All-digital unit, sealed to IP67, is shock rated to 50G. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Hydraulic Pressure Tester leverages RFIFD technology.

March 9, 2015

Using RFID technology, PT-RF transfers energy required for measurement to pressure transmitter via antenna, placed ~½ in. from pressure transmitter tip, of reading device. Pressing button activates pressure transmitter, and pressure is read in <½ sec. Supplied in IP65, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing, handheld reader displays and stores data for 15,000+ measurement sets, which can be used for further evaluation or download to PC via USB interface. Read More