Electrical System & Device Monitors

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

Battery Element Tester detects latent insulator defects.

May 2, 2016

Using high voltage AC pulse test stimulus signal combined with all-digital, EMF feedback voltage measurement system, Model 1657 screens out defective insulators in lead acid batteries during manufacturing. Short duration, high voltage but low energy pulsed waveform eliminates risk of heating element under test, allowing for detection of insulator holes, tears, and missing separators without damage. USB interface is standard and RS232 is available for remote control and data collection. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laboratory Services Provides Data for the IEEE-SA Certification of a Vizimax PMU

April 27, 2016

Complying with IEEE Synchrophasor Measurement Test Suite Specification requirements,  VIZIMAX’s PMU is among the first to receive IEEE phasor measurement unit (PMU) certification. MONTREAL, QC - VIZIMAX Inc., a leading provider of advanced equipment to monitor, control and manage electric power infrastructure across multiple sectors, is proud to announce today that the IEEE Standards... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase Semiconductor Parametric, Modeling Solutions at the International Reliability Physics Symposium

April 26, 2016

What: Keysight will demonstrate some of its many semiconductor parametric and modeling solutions at the 54th International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), the world’s premier platform for presenting pioneering work in semiconductor reliability. Keysight application experts will be on hand to demonstrate the B2900A SMU and EasyEXPERT group+ software, which can control four 2-channel... Read More

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

Battcon 2016- Battery Tradeshow

April 6, 2016

Battcon – Stay Energized Located at The Boca Raton Resort Spa! Visit us at Booth #607 Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Eagle Eye Power Solutions will be exhibiting at booth #607 during the 2016 Battcon conference May 10th-12th in Boca Raton, FL, USA. Eagle Eye Power Solutions provides critical battery monitoring, testing charging solutions to mission-critical backup battery systems. Our products... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Current Waveform Analyzer evaluates low-power devices.

April 6, 2016

Equipped with 14.1 in. WXGA multi-touch display, CX3300 Series Device Current Waveform Analyzer enables minimum of 100 pA level dynamic current measurements with maximum of 200 MHz bandwidth, 1 GSa/s sampling rate, and 14- or 16-bit wide dynamic range. Instrument is suited for researchers struggling with high-speed transient current measurements during advanced device characterization and engineers working to reduce power/current consumption in low-power devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Altera Demonstrates Power and Industrial Solutions at APEC 2016

March 25, 2016

San Jose, Calif. — Altera, now a part of Intel Corporation, will demonstrate a portfolio of innovative power and industrial solutions at the Applied Power and Electronics Conference (Booth #2253) being held from March 21-24, 2015, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California. Altera will demonstrate how its field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and Enpirion power management... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flexure-Based Galvanometer is suited for laser applications.

March 25, 2016

Able to be used in small angle applications, Harmonic Scan-15 (HS-15) moving-magnet galvo scanner uses galvanometer mirrors with 7, 10, and 15 mm apertures and can achieve scan rates of 900 Hz at small angles (1°), 500 Hz at medium angles (10°), or 100 Hz at large angles (30°). Capacitive position sensing offers smooth scanning and extended service life in challenging applications, and cross flexure pivot eliminates machine-driven noise for reduced on-axis jitter. Read More

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

Self-Powered LED Meter displays AC line frequency.

March 14, 2016

Designed to measure and display AC mains frequencies from 45–65 Hz, DMR20-1-FM-R-C features 4-digit LED display with out-of-range indication and 0.01 Hz resolution. This round, self-powered, 2-wire, digital panel frequency monitor operates from 85–264 Vac and employs quartz crystal-controlled, MCU-based timing circuitry. With seamless construction on all sides, housing provides protection to IP67/NEMA 6 and supports mounting in industry-standard, oiltight, 1.2 in. round panel cutout. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Diagnostic/Monitoring System extends battery service life.

February 24, 2016

Via voltage balancing process, EquaLink calibrates charging voltage of all batteries with charger's target value to keep all batteries within optimal voltage operating range. Using integrated modules and Web-based management technology, system accurately identifies key parameters – temperature, internal resistance, and voltage – of each battery in energy storage system. Stratification detection, thermal runaway prevention, charging regulation, and overcharging prevention are standard. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

Endress+Hauser and CompuCal Partner to Provide U.S. Customers with a World-class Calibration Management Solution

February 18, 2016

Endress+Hauser and CompuCal Calibration Solutions have teamed up to provide their U.S. customer base with a comprehensive, compliant and secure world-class calibration management solution Endress+Hauser, providing best in the world process instruments, and CompuCal Calibration Solutions, providing best in the world calibration management software, have teamed up to provide their U.S.... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision SMUs expand functionality via software options.

February 18, 2016

Precision Source/Measure Units (SMUs) of B2900A Series support software options that provide users access to expanded capabilities. These options support basic voltage and current sourcing up through full characterization using intuitive GUI. Specific options include EasyEXPERT group+ for IV parametric characterization, BenchVue for benchtop integration with instruments, Quick I/V Measurement for facilitated measurement setup and execution on Windows-based PC, and graphical Web interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

AC/DC Voltage and Current Monitor has Hall-Effect interfaces.

February 15, 2016

Compatible with ENVIROMUX-2D/5D/16D Enterprise Environment Monitoring Systems, ENVIROMUX-ACDCLM can be used to measure and report AC and DC voltage. AC and DC current reporting requires separately available Hall-Effect transducers. With polling rate of 1 Sa/s, unit features AC voltage 2-pin terminal block, DC voltage 2-pin terminal block, rectifying Hall Effect 4-pin transducer interface for measuring AC current, and rectifying Hall Effect 4-pin transducer interface for measuring DC current. Read More

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

Visit CAS DataLoggers and T&D at Pittcon!

February 8, 2016

Pittcon 2016 in Atlanta, GA CHESTERLAND, OH — Getting ready for Pittcon 2016? Visit CAS DataLoggers at Pittcon March 7-10 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta GA! We'll be exhibiting in the Expo Center at Booth #844 along with T and D, Japan's #1 manufacturer of temperature dataloggers. Come see how TD products can save lab technicians and managers time by automating... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Energy Audit Kit Verifies HVAC System Performance

February 4, 2016

Accsense Electrocorder Logs Voltage/Current and more CHESTERLAND, OH — The Accsense Electrocorder  EC-7VAR Three-phase Datalogger Kit  is ideal for energy audits to validate HVAC system performance. While other products on the market charge extra for current clamps and memory, this energy auditing kit  includes  the three phase logger itself  along with voltage leads, transducers,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power Monitoring IC monitors multiple loads in real-time.

February 4, 2016

Capable of providing power calculations and event monitoring of 2 electrical loads, Model MCP39F511N facilitates design of power-monitoring wall outlets and smart plugs, power strips, and AC/DC power supplies. Device includes 3 ADCs for voltage and 2 current load measurements, 16-bit calculation engine, EEPROM, and 2-wire interface. Integrated low-drift voltage reference in addition to 94.5 dB of SINAD performance allows MCP39F511N to monitor loads with 0.5% error across 4000:1 dynamic range. Read More

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

750 Series Specialty I/O Hazardous Location Certified

January 27, 2016

Germantown, WI – Select specialty modules in WAGO's compact, modular 750 Series are now ANSI/ISA12.12.01 and Canadian CSA C22.2 certified for operation in Class 1, Division 2 hazardous locations. The following specialty modules now carry these approvals:

  • 750-658 CAN Gateway Module: for the easy integration of CAN field devices and J1939 applications
  • 750-632... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

KROHNE to Showcase Products for Mining at 2016 SME Conference and Expo

January 20, 2016

Visit booth 1640 to learn more about the latest flow meters and level meters suitable for minerals and mining Peabody, MA – KROHNE, Inc. will showcase a wide range of its industry-leading mining products at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration’s (SME’s) 2016 Conference and Exposition, to be held February 21-24, 2016 at the Colorado Convention Complex in Denver, CO. KROHNE... Read More

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

How to Connect a Cellular Modem to Your Accsense Pod

January 19, 2016

For A2-05 Ethernet Loggers and Wireless Pods via B1-06 Gateways CHESTERLAND, OH — Accsense monitoring pods use an Internet connection to monitor a wide range of physical values including Temperature, Humidity, Current/Voltage and more. However if you don't have access to Ethernet, and you still need Accsense alarm capabilities, you can connect a cellular modem to your Accsense... Read More

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

SEL Axion® Becomes First IEEE-certified PMU

December 30, 2015

The SEL-2240 Axion complies with IEEE Synchrophasor Measurement Test Suite Specification requirements and receives the first IEEE phasor measurement unit (PMU) certification in the world. PULLMAN, Wash. — Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) today announced that the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) certified the SEL-2240 Axion as complying with all applicable requirements in... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Battery Management IC monitors up to 256 cells in series.

December 17, 2015

Designed to measure 16 stacked battery cells simultaneously, Model bq76PL455A-Q1 provides cell-voltage monitoring for large batteries with up to 256 cells in series. Unit enables accurate computation of battery pack's state of charge and state of health. Passive cell balancing compensates for charging voltage mismatches, while active cell balancing maximizes amount of each charge. IC is suited for battery management in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, and grid energy storage systems. Read More