Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Differential Charge Accelerometer serves applications up to 900°F.

August 4, 2016

Model 357A100, designed for use during gas turbine engine research and testing, has 3-hole mount and features UHT-12™ sensing element. UHT-12 crystal technology features absence of pyroelectric noise spikes up to 900°F, consistent sensitivity over temperature change, shear mode crystals isolated from base strain and transverse measurement errors, as well as total absence of oxygen depletion... Read More

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

High-Speed Camera System supports production fault-finding.

August 4, 2016

With PhotoCam SpeederV2, workers can view and identify production errors on integrated 7 in. LCD remote touchscreen. System is available with 1 or 2 miniature remote camera heads that are tethered to camera control unit, providing up to 2,000 fps at full pixel resolution of 512 x 512. Speed Priority Mode enables high-frame-rate, full-resolution video capture to onboard internal memory, while Time... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoder utilizes TMR sensor technology.

August 4, 2016

Featuring Tunneling Magnetoresistance sensor technology, Model TMR3101 provides 360° contactless measurement for motor control, rotary position, and speed sensing in robotics, drones, smart meters, and liquid level meters. Digital magnetic encoder offers 10-bit continuous absolute mode output at 3,000 rpm or 1024-line incremental mode at 10,000 rpm. Housed in 5 x 5 x 0.9 mm LGA package, device... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

PNL Awarded $3.6 Million in Army Contracts

August 4, 2016

MONONA, Wis. - Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) announced today that it has been awarded multiple contracts by the U.S. Army totaling $3.6 million. Under these contracts, PNL will build an advanced neutron radiography system to detect defective munitions and demonstrate the ability to use their neutron generators to detect and identify concealed explosive threats. The company will deliver an upgraded,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hirschmann (PAT) Names Stevenson Crane Service, Inc. as New Premier Dealer

August 4, 2016

Hirschmann Automation and Control (PAT), Chambersburg, PA has named Stevenson Crane Service, Inc. as the new premier dealer for Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin. Stevenson Crane Service, Inc. offers Hirschmann’s entire line of Hirschmann, PAT, and Krueger branded crane operator aids. These systems include load moment indicators (LMI), wireless and hard-wired indicators, anti-two block systems... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Iconic Tool Manufacturer Snap-on Inc. Awards 1st Place Rapid Continuous Improvement Award to Milwaukee, WI Plant

August 3, 2016

Lombard, IL- Overcoming stiff competition from other Snap-on facilities around the country, the Milwaukee Snap-on plant was awarded 1st place in the “Operations” category at the 2016 Snap-on RCI Convention, held Feb. 24th-26th. Peter Zinda the Manufacturing and Systems Analyst for the Milwaukee plant shared one of the secrets for their success, “We have been working with PortCNC and using... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

No Space is Too Small for These Miniature Sensor Units

August 2, 2016

No Space is Too Small for These Miniature Sensor Units Even the largest manufacturing plants rely on small, specialized machines to function effectively. In fact, the more complex your operation becomes, the more likely you are to struggle with size and space restrictions. Tool and die makers, CNC machines and advanced robotics are especially prone to these limitations. Fortunately, we have a... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Six-Axis Combo Accelerometer-Gyro Sensors feature ULP design.

August 2, 2016

Respectively supplied in 3 x 3 x 0.9 mm, 16-pin LGA and 2.5x 3 x 0.9 mm, 14-pin LGA packages, KXG07 and KXG08 are 6-axis combo accelerometer-gyro sensors. Phase detection scheme enables full, high-speed operation of onboard accelerometer, gyroscope, and temperature sensor while consuming down to 0.2 mA. This allows always-on operation in motion sensing applications, including wearable devices... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Magnetostrictive Position Sensor offers field serviceability.

August 1, 2016

Designed for use with hydraulic cylinders in mobile applications, externally threaded FMH Sensor features 2-part design that allows users to separate flexible sensing element and electronics from housing without opening hydraulic system. Sensor uses proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology to deliver ±0.2 mm typical resolution, repeatability of ±0.005% FS, and ±0.04%... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

AC Current Transducer monitors loads up to 400 A.

July 29, 2016

Available in both average responding and True RMS models, AT/ATR-FD Series delivers 4–20 mA analog signal proportional to AC current. Aperture with 1.31 in. inside diameter accommodates wire sizes for loads up to 400 A, facilitating feeding of wires through sensing window for easy installation, even in applications with multiple conductors/phase. Mounting on back panel or DIN rail, transducer... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Magnetic DC Proximity Sensors have cylindrical form factor.

July 29, 2016

Featuring stainless steel shielded housings, M-series includes 10 models covering 8, 12, and 18 mm sizes. NPN or PNP models with normally-open (NO) or normally-closed (NC) outputs are available, and standard sensing distances range from 0–70 mm. Along with IP65/IP67 or IP68/IP69K ratings, features include built-in overload protection and attached 2 m axial cable or M8 or M12 connector.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Encoders offer speed monitoring capabilities.

July 29, 2016

Providing secure feedback to protect motors, machinery, or operators from risk of failure, 1000 Series is useful on heavy moving machinery such as hoists, lifts, cranes, and mining equipment. Overspeed electronics control 3 different relay switches which can be programmed for identification of critical speeds or errors in direction. Speed limits can be set for direction, over and under speed from... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Monitor Your Weld Purge at a Low Cost

July 28, 2016

Weld Purge Monitors® are essential instruments to help obtain non-oxidised, zero colour welds. By measuring the oxygen content before, during and after welding, high quality welds are achieved when welding metals such as stainless, chrome and duplex steels as well as titanium and nickel alloys. Advancing in the science of manufacturing beyond other designs, Huntingdon Fusion Techniques... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Tank Level/Temperature Monitor suits hazardous locations.

July 28, 2016

Powered by internal lithium batteries or optional C1D1 rated solar package and mated with SignalFire Sentinel wireless node, Sentinel Float Stick System acts as wireless communication link in remote monitoring and control of tank levels and temperatures for offsite data processing. This Class 1 Division 1, rugged system, which consists of magnetostrictive level probe with integrated... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Electrovaya Starts Delivery Under the Multiyear Master Service Agreement with a Fortune 1000 Company

July 28, 2016

TORONTO, Ontario - Electrovaya Inc. (TSX: EFL) (OTCQX: EFLVF) announced that it is receiving purchase orders pursuant to the earlier announced Multiyear Service Agreement (MSA) with a US based Fortune 1000, NYSE listed, OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer). Deliveries against the purchase orders have also started. The MSA relates to Electrovaya supplying Lithium Ion Battery Modules, Battery... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

U.S. Department of Defense Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office Awards Decision Sciences Contract to Supply and Deploy Advanced Contraband and Threat Detection System

July 28, 2016

POWAY, Calif., July 26, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) has awarded Decision Sciences International Corporation (Decision Sciences) a contract valued at up to $5.26 million to supply and deploy its Multi-Mode Passive Detection System Generation 3 (MMPDS GEN3), an advanced scanning system using cosmic ray tomography to automatically... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Tank Level/Temperature Monitor suits hazardous locations.

July 27, 2016

Comprised of magnetostrictive level probe with integrated temperature sensors and mated with wireless node, Sentinel Float Stick System provides wireless communication link for remote monitoring and control of tank levels and temperatures for offsite data processing. Functionality makes sensor data, along with node-diagnostic information, available via Modbus RTU or TCP interface.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Density/Specific Gravity Meters deliver fast, accurate readings.

July 27, 2016

Models DA-650/650B/645/645B/640/640B, suited for use in industries requiring measurement of concentration or density, deliver ±2x10-5 g/cm³, ±5x10-5 g/cm³, or ±1x10-4 g/cm³ accuracy. While all models support various options, including density standard liquid, printers, samplers, and data capture software, select models come with viscosity... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Eaton and NuLEDs Collaborate to Make Smart, Connected Lighting a Reality

July 27, 2016

Peachtree City, Ga. - Power management company Eaton today announced a collaboration with NuLEDs™, Inc., a leader in Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) lighting systems, aimed at making buildings smarter and seamlessly securely connected. The two companies will go to market with a joint product offering including Eaton’s complete portfolio of PoE-enabled light-emitting diode (LED) luminaires and... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

FEI and Cornell University Collaborate to Commercialize New EMPAD Detector

July 27, 2016

Speed, sensitivity and dynamic range will enable multichannel atomic-scale imaging and analysis of material properties such as electric and magnetic fields Hillsboro, Ore. and Ithaca, NY — FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and Cornell University have entered an agreement to commercialize a new high dynamic range detector for FEI’s electron microscopes. It promises to enable new kinds of multichannel imaging... Read More