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Magnetic Flowmeter suits utility water applications.

August 13, 2015

Offering intuitive solution for utility, water, and wastewater measurement, Rosemount® 8750W features welded coil housing for protection against moisture ingress, dual compartment transmitter housing to keep electronics fully isolated from moisture, and replaceable terminal block which enables repair in field without replacing entire meter. System also provides intelligent diagnostics, including SMART Meter Verification, grounding and wiring fault detection, and electrode coating detection. Read More

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Condition Monitor brings intelligence to shaft grounding.

August 13, 2015

Smart Ground Monitor provides instant feedback on performance of CDR® (Current Diverter Ring®) in diverting shaft currents away from bearings to ground. Designed for simplicity, interface alerts users in real-time when optimal contact between grounding brushes and shaft does not exist in order to prevent bearing failure. External ports facilitate safe oscilloscope readings, and condition monitoring system can be set up in stand-alone or auto mode for performance indication. Read More

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Optical Sensor monitors buildup on splitter blades.

August 13, 2015

Splitter Monitor automatically measures debris build-up on critical leading edge of splitter blades used in different types of separation equipment in recycling industry and alerts appropriate personnel when cleaning is needed. Providing analog measurement of build-up, optical system supports programming via Eriez Metal Loss Monitor web portal to send warning alerts via email or cell phone text messages to prompt recycling line operators to clean splitter blade. Read More

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Miniature Accelerometer suits ground vibration testing.

August 12, 2015

Offering 2.5 mV/g output over 2,000 g dynamic range along with low noise resolution of 0.001 grms, TEDS-enabled Model 352A57 supports satellite component ground vibration testing for sine, random, and shaker shock applications. Hermetically sealed unit is also suitable for low outgassing thermal vacuum chamber environments. In addition to shear mode ceramic element and ICP® internal electronic design, accelerometer features side-mounted 5-44 electrical coaxial connector and adhesive mounting. Read More

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LVIT Inductive Linear Position Sensor suits factory automation.

August 12, 2015

Available in 4 ranges from 2–8 in., LR-27 Series comes in 1.05 in. dia anodized aluminum housing sealed to IP67. Contactless operation prevents wearout from dither or cycling. While radial cable exit version comes with swivel rod eye ends, axial termination versions are available with M-12 connector or 1 m cable. Sensors operate from DC voltages, are offered with choice of 4 analog outputs, and incorporate SenSet™ field scalability feature. Read More

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Conductivity Probe provides real-time, flow-through measurements.

August 12, 2015

Factory calibrated and completely sample independent, Model 1021 works with Model 2100 conductivity meter and can measure conductivity from 2.5 micro-Siemens/cm (10-6) to 25 femto-Siemens/cm (10-15). Unit can be disassembled and reassembled for cleaning in seconds without any change in calibration or cell constant, and portable design allows use on bench tops or in laboratory fume hood. Applications include monitoring liquid systems where conductivity is measured in flowing environment. Read More

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

Microscopy System analyzes multi-scale and multi-modal images.

August 11, 2015

Consisting of hardware and software package, ZEISS Atlas 5 extends capacity of SEMs and FIB-SEMs. System streamlines automatic image acquisition, enabling navigation and correlation of images from any source including light and X-ray microscopes. Users can acquire large sets of 2D or 3D microscope images for hours, or even days, without operator supervision. Correlative workspace brings together images from multiple sources: zooming in from full macroscopic view down to nanoscale details. Read More

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Miniature Optical Linear Encoders suit vacuum applications.

August 11, 2015

Designed for environments with 10-9 mBar of pressure, LIK 2 Series supports high and ultra-high vacuum applications where motion feedback is required inside vacuum chamber. Non-contact encoder systems have 20 micron grating period and graduation is applied to either glass or steel scale substrate. Graduation can be ordered with several accuracy grades within range of ±5 to ±1 micron per meter. Scanning units provide 1 V peak to peak or TTL output with resolutions down to 50 nm. Read More

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Wi-Fi Water Sensor alerts user before serious problems occur.

August 11, 2015

Designed to plug into open power outlet, Model DCH-S160 alerts users with 70 dB alarm and flashing LED whenever it comes in contact with water. In addition to audible siren with 6 customizable tones, users get push notifications with mydlink Home app for smartphones or tablets. Supplied with 3.3 ft extension cable and 1.6 ft sensing cable that detects water along its length, sensor can be placed near washing machines, sump pumps, water heaters, sinks, and dishwashers for leak detection. Read More

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CMOS 16 MP Image Sensors enhance mobile device functionality.

August 11, 2015

Designed for smartphones and tablets, T4KC3 and T4KC3-121 are backside-illuminated (BSI) chips that feature phase detection auto-focus (PDAF). Bright Mode technology, also included, enables HD video capture at 240 fps equivalent, and HDR support enables capture of natural images of scenes with high contrast ratio. Output speeds reach up to 30 fps at full 16 MP (4624 x 3472 pixels) resolution with power consumption of 240 mW or lower. Lower resolutions are supported at higher frame rates. Read More

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Thickness Gauges offer non-destructive measurements.

August 11, 2015

Supplied in handheld, IP54-rated splashproof housing, TKG Series utilizes ultrasonic technology for non-destructive thickness measurements of steel structures. Sunlight readable units provide on-screen display in 8 languages and fast minimum feature to capture minimum thickness. Measurement range is 0.040–20 in. of steel with 5 MHz probe and 0.020–20 in. of steel (optional) with 10 MHz probe. Applications include pressure vessels, storage tanks, ship hulls, steam lines, and boiler tubes. Read More

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High Current Probe ensures reliable and repeatable testing.

August 7, 2015

To address critical parameters of high current testing, 150 A DC-rated HC500F features low resistance plungers, optimized base materials and plating, high-temperature spring design, and high-current tip geometry. Tip styles maximize surface contact and reduce arcing, while body geometries and materials minimize resistance. Areas of use include industrial test applications, including transportation, automotive, power grid, military, and PCB test applications. Read More

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High Frequency Accelerometer features integral magnet.

August 7, 2015

Supplied in welded hermetic stainless steel housing with integral over-braided polyurethane cable and integral flat rare-earth magnet, Model 607M123/YYYCC is suited for route-based vibration monitoring. Unit features sensitivity of 100 mV/g, peak measurement range of ±50 g, and frequency range of 0.5–13,000 Hz (±3 dB). Accelerometer is configurable with choice of cable length and connector type. Read More

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Outdoor Light Fixture Control enables remote management, metering.

August 7, 2015

Providing ON/OFF control and 0–10 V dimming output compatible with all 2-wire dimming drivers and ballasts, wiSCAPE™ External Fixture Module enables any outdoor light fixture to be managed, monitored, and metered. Built-in luxmeter allows for daylight harvesting, and low-voltage input is available for motion sensor, switch, or photocell control. Retrofits are facilitated via direct connection to luminaire via ANSI 7-pin or 5-pin twist-lock receptacles. Read More

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Tire Monitoring System increases mine safety, productivity.

August 7, 2015

Using sensors and software, MEMS Evolution3 Earthmover Management System provides mining operations managers with real-time data about tire temperature and pressure conditions. Various communication channel options are offered for sending critical tire-related data and alerts. In addition to conventional sensors, liquid-proof sensors are available. Inflation monitor compensates for tire-pressure limits for ambient temperature, and connection and data transfer is possible via Ethernet or 3G. Read More

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Differential Pressure Transducers are digitally compensated.

August 7, 2015

Designed with all-welded stainless steel parts and housings, Model 136/236/336 Series can measure differential pressures as low as 20 in. WCD and line pressures up to 1,000 psid, with accuracies up to ±0.05% FSO. Digital outputs include CANbus, USB, RS-485, and RS-232. With compact, corrosion-resistant design, transducers are suited for variety of testing requirements, including automotive and aircraft engine test stands, leak decay, LNG transport/storage, and flow/tank level measurements. Read More

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Submersible Pressure Sensor simplifies liquid level measurements.

August 7, 2015

Able to be used in diverse liquids, PT-500 calculates level based on pressure being exerted on sensor from liquid above it. Construction is 316L stainless steel, and degree of current draw enables use in remote locations/battery powered applications. Installed by dropping it into vessel, this Class 1, Division 1 certified sensor is intrinsically safe for use in hazardous environments and integrates lightning protection. Zero point can be adjusted in field using supplied magnet. Read More

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Millivolt Pressure Sensors come in miniature DIP packages.

August 7, 2015

Offering standard pressure ranges from 1–70 psi, XHB Series provides uncalibrated and uncompensated analog millivolt output signal. RoHS-compliant sensors come in miniature DIP housing that allows for space-conserving PCB mounting and OEM design flexibility. Areas of intended use include dry air and non-corrosive gas applications, including industrial and pneumatic controls, measurement instrumentation, and medical devices. Read More

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Handheld Photometer communicates with smartphone/tablet.

August 7, 2015

Used to measure water quality in fresh and marine water settings, eXact iDip® 570 Smart Photometer™ integrates 2-way wireless communication with smartphone/tablet via Bluetooth® Smart (4.0). Multilingual app promotes lab accuracy while enabling upgrades, test parameter customization, mobile sharing, and data organization. Able to test 35+ water quality parameters through 4-step process, waterproof (IP67) unit automatically computes several values without any hand calculations. Read More

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Force Measurement Indicators provide 24-bit resolution.

August 5, 2015

Suitable for automatic as well non-automatic applications, Type 1020-FMD Indicators offer measurement speed of 1,600 conversions/sec, supporting static and dynamic force measurement as well as destructive material tests. Units feature zero adjustment, track recording, hold/peak, hold/valley, hold, and overload protection. All are provided with USB to facilitate setup and backup functions. Available as panel meter or in stainless steel enclosure, indicators display force via 2.8 in. TFT screen. Read More