Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

HEIDENHAIN to Showcase Motion Control Influence at IMTS

June 17, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL – From HEIDENHAIN, the international leader in precision measurement components and systems, comes an opportunity to view not only its newest motion control breakthroughs to the world at the upcoming International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2016 show this Fall (Booth #E-5226 / Quality Pavilion), but also see highlights from two of its many internationally-owned... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Yorker Electronics and Mallory Sonalert Partner to Deliver 'Sound' Options with Two New Audio/LED Indicator Series

June 17, 2016

New Audio Alarm and Stack Light Industrial Control Indicators Combine LED Lighting with State-of-the-Art Audio Capabilities NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – Mallory Sonalert and franchise distributor New Yorker Electronics are delivering two innovative, new indicator series with both sound and LED light capabilities. The first is Mallory Sonalert’s ZT Series, the first to combine a loud audio... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Significant Increase to Your Weld Purge Monitor's Sensor Life

June 17, 2016

It is vital during the welding of stainless steel, titanium and nickel alloy to monitor the oxygen level at the weld root to ensure non-oxidised, zero colour welds are achieved. The lifetime and accuracy of the oxygen sensor within the Weld Purge Monitor® is critical to the continuous achievement of such welds. Replacement sensors for Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®’s market leading... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meter utilizes 3-contact alarm module.

June 17, 2016

Operating on one AA battery for up to 6 months, red-y compact 2 thermal mass flow meter provides gas flow measurements from 0–10 sccm to 480 slpm. Without connecting to computer, users can set more than 20 flow units and adjust nearly 50 variables through touchscreen. Unit has dynamic range up to 100:1 and accuracy of ±1% of full scale. Alarm module, which can be retrofitted to meter in field, features 3 alarm contacts and 2 optical isolated input channels to optionally reset alarm remotely. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ground Fault Sensors display trip point in any light condition.

June 17, 2016

Compatible with most automation and control systems, AGLD Series keeps machinery and operators safe from accidental shocks. One-piece, solid-core design allows installation over wires feeding heavy loads. Output relay changes state at any point between 5 and 100 mA or 80 and 950 mA, and delay can be set to allow downstream protection to activate before sensor. Also included, LED display clearly shows, in any light condition, precise trip point and extra delay. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Exar Showcases Force Sensing Technology Solutions at Sensors Expo 2016

June 16, 2016

- Booth 1223, June 22 23 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center Fremont, CA – Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), a leading supplier of analog mixed-signal products serving the industrial, high-end consumer and infrastructure markets, will showcase its innovative Force Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo and Conference 2016, June 22-23 in San Jose, California.  This technology allows Exar to... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Predator C Avenger Flies with Ms-177 Long-Range Sensor

June 16, 2016

Demonstrates U2-class Surveillance Capability from Significant Standoff Ranges SAN DIEGO – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced the successful flight tests of Predator® C Avenger®, equipped with a MS-177... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Parker Introduces Cloud-Based and High-Strain Sensors at 2016 Sensors Expo

June 16, 2016

Debuts Two New Products at McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, CA - Booth #424 Golden Valley, Minn. - The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), continues to open new doors for technological innovation. Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technology, is bringing its latest contributions to the condition monitoring sensors market. These new products will be on... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Printed Polymer Strain Gage utilizes paste technology.

June 16, 2016

Based on pressure-sensitive sensor paste printed onto PCB, P-DMS Polymer Strain Gage is used for measuring pressure in industrial, medical, automotive, military, and consumer electronics applications. Direct printing on application control board eliminates failure points of wire failure and corrosion in addition to negating electrical sparking as key contacts come together. Requiring no moving parts, product is available in customized sizes and shapes. Read More

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

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

June 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting conditions, internal Fixed Pattern Noise correction offers images with optimized uniformity. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Casella CEL to Attend ASSE Safety 2016 Conference & Expo

June 15, 2016

BUFFALO, NY - Casella CEL, a global leader in the design of monitoring solutions for reducing occupational health and environmental impact risks, today announced it will be attending the ASSE Safety 2016 Professional Development Conference Exposition. The exposition is being held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, June 26-29, 2016. Casella CEL can be found at booth #2544.... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

T&D for Food and Bev Cold Chains

June 15, 2016

Due to new regulatory pressures such as FSMA, HACCP and others, many food processors are using temperature dataloggers to show inspectors proof of best practices. The TR-71wf Temperature Data Logger from TD is ideal to monitor the temperature of your product, manufacturing process, or the interior of trucks in transit. T&D gives your business a low-cost way to go wireless and get peace of... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Spherical Ultrasonic Piezo Transducers target 360° applications.

June 14, 2016

Standard and custom electro-ceramic hemispheres and hollow spheres, targeting industrial, medical, and scientific applications requiring frequencies >20 kHz, convert electrical power into mechanical power and vice-versa. For ultrasonic applications requiring high bandwidth, hemispheres and hollow spheres are available with 10–60 mm ODs and 1 mm wall thickness. Components are made from ferroelectric soft or hard piezo materials and can be custom-designed to match application requirements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

MTS Adds NEC and CEC Approvals to Hazardous Area and Safety Area Sensor Offering

June 13, 2016

Cary, N.C - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), announced today that the Temposonics® T-Series product line is now certified to NEC and CEC Standards 500, 505 and 506. NEC and CEC certifications are used in US and Canada to ensure that equipment meets specified standards for operating in potentially hazardous conditions. The T-Series linear positons sensors, which... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vishay Intertechnology to Demonstrate Leading Ambient, Proximity, UV, and RGBW Light Sensors at Sensors Expo & Conference 2016

June 13, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. - June 8, 2016 - The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for Sensors Expo Conference 2016, taking place June 21-23 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. In booth 419, Vishay will provide demonstrations of its leading ambient, proximity, ultraviolet (UV), and RGBW light sensors for consumer,... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Liquid Level Alarms alert of potential threatening conditions.

June 13, 2016

HLA Series comprises HLA type 1 indoor-rated liquid level alarm, HLA-4X liquid level indoor/outdoor alarm, and HLA-4X-X models ranging from 2 to 10 liquid level alarm point monitoring. UL Listed alarm panels are suited for tank monitoring, sewage pump chambers, sump pump basins, lift stations, and other liquid level monitoring applications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Little Egg Harbor Builds Customer Trust through Sensus Technology

June 10, 2016

Hurricanes and harsh winters can’t stop utility from providing excellent service RALEIGH, NC – Each summer brings a flock of vacationers to seaside homes in Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey, but during the cold winter months those nests empty and water pipes can easily freeze. Once one bursts and floods an unoccupied house, the leak can go unnoticed, causing serious and expensive property... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Analog Angle Sensor has hermetically sealed housing.

June 10, 2016

Supplied in IP69K-rated, laser-welded, stainless steel 1.4404 housing, POSIROT® PRAS6 can be used in humid, wet, dirty, and underwater environments. Solid-state Hall Technology, which imparts shock and vibration resistance, enables magnetic, contactless angular displacement and position measurement of rotating objects from 0° to 360°. Outputs are either voltage (0.5–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V) or current (4–20 mA), resolution is ±0.3% (60° to 360°) and ±0.1% (15° to 45°), and linearity is ±0.3% FS. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Triaxial DC Accelerometers offer low noise, long-term stability.

June 10, 2016

Integrated plug-and-play models 2460 and 2466 are operationally identical to models 2470 and 2476, which add initial calibration certificates, reduced bias, and improved scale factor temperature shift specifications. All modles incorporate 3 orthogonally mounted, single-axis accelerometers into epoxy-sealed, anodized aluminum case. Standard ranges are ±2 to ±400 g, and ±4 V differential or 0.5–4.5 V single-ended output is available. Modules respond to both AC and DC acceleration (DC–2,000 Hz). Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hi-Res Digital Low Pressure Sensor features internal compensation.

June 10, 2016

With error compensation performed internally, DLH Series does not require external calculation. Digital output signal incorporates single die, and I²C or SPI output interfaces with 16-/17-/18-bit resolution are available. Offering >0.25% FSS BFSL accuracy, this sensor operates from 1.68&ndash;3.6 V supply and utilizes CoBeam2&trade; Technology for optimal sensitivity while and reduced position sensitivity. Sensors come in 5, 10, 20, 30, and 60 in. H<sub><font size="2">2</font></sub>O pressure ranges, gage and differential. Read More