Particle Monitors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Noise/Vibration/Dust Monitor keeps sites standards-compliant.

August 30, 2016

To ensure regulatory limits are not being exceeded and standards of surrounding communities are not being violated, Boundary Guardian™ monitors construction, demolition, process sites for dust, vibration, and noise levels. Web-based system, suited for unattended and continuous monitoring, sends email or text to site managers if level are exceeded to ensure prompt response. Also, instrument can be set to use its internal memory to capture forensic noise data. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Personal Aerosol Monitor helps minimize worker exposure.

May 25, 2016

Suitable for variety of workplace environments, SidePak™ AM520 provides real-time aerosol mass concentration readings of dust, fumes, mist, smoke, and fog within worker breathing zone. Intrinsically safe, light scattering laser photometer also enables real-time exposure monitoring for diesel particulate matter. Operating continuously for 20+ hours using Li-Ion battery, instrument offers access to multiple mass size fractions, instant data reporting, and user-adjustable audible/visual alarms. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Particulate Meter monitors pollution in buildings.

February 5, 2016

With OMEGA® HHTP21, users can be proactive in measuring fine and course particulate pollution that comes from many different types of sources. Handheld unit offers measurement ranges of PM2.5 from 0–500 µg/m³, humidity from 1–99%, and temperature from -4 to 140°F. Meter includes Data Hold and Max/Min with time stamp function, 6-color LED indication of air quality at Good/Moderate/Poor, and preset warning point with buzzer alarm, LED, and alarm output. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Continuous Dust Monitor helps meet EPA's MATS rules.

May 26, 2015

With minimum range of 0–15 mg/m³, Model 4650-PM helps US power plants meet EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards for particulate matter measurement. Design is based on QAL1 certified, forward-scattering laser technology. Monitor offers variable insertion depth and has no continuously moving parts. Operating in temperatures up to 480°F, Model 4650-PM is suitable for PM-Continuous Emission Monitoring and PM-Continuous Parametric Monitoring in dry stacks where condensed water is not present. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Dust Monitor supports use in diverse applications.

May 6, 2015

Able to measure particles in PM 10 concentrations, 2.9 lb Kanomax Dust Monitor has 0.1–10 µm particle size range and 0.001–10 mg/m³ measuring range. Instrument logs data for up to 100,000 measurements and allows data transfer via USB, while operation is facilitated via usability-optimized interface and 24+ hr run time with Li-ion battery. Capable of analog and digital output, unit comes with tripod mount for stationery locations or rubber protector and shoulder strap for portable use. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

BetaGuard PM 3.0 Certifications

December 22, 2014

Particulate Emissions Monitoring MSI has completed six PS-11 certifications of the new BetaGuard PM 3.0 particulate emission monitor in recent months. Certification to EPA methods 5, 5B, and MATS method 5 has been done on both wet and dry stacks at coal-fired power plants. For more than a decade, the BetaGuard PM CEMS has demonstrated continuous compliance with particulate emission limits. In...Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor Monitoring Unit displays key contamination data.

September 23, 2014

In addition to allowing live display of TCM ISO code, TWS water concentration, and fluid temperature, SMU Sensor Monitoring Unit will store data for later retrieval. TestMate® Particle Counter, TPM, can be ordered without internal pump, which can be installed in systems with operating pressures up to 5,000 psi. Pump-less version can also be ordered with Viton® seals allowing unit to be used with Phosphate Ester Fluids. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Auburn Systems TRIBO.dsp U3400H, which Incorporates HART Protocol, Receives CSA Certification for Hazardous Locations

September 22, 2014

Auburn’s TRIBO.dsp U3400H is the industry’s first two-wire, loop powered, wide dynamic range particulate monitor for both high and low temperature applications utilizing HART protocol. Auburn’s TRIBO.dsp U3400H was awarded Hazardous Location Certification by CSA International, a leading provider of product testing and certification services. CSA tests products for national and...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Remote Particle Counters feature integrated pump.

June 11, 2014

Designed to eliminate need for external vacuum source, AeroTrak® 6310, 6510, and 6510-VHP feature hot-swap combined particle sensor and blower assembly condensed into 316L stainless steel enclosure. Systems come standard with four 4–20 mA analog inputs that integrate local environmental parameters such as room pressure, temperature, and relative humidity. Environmental data, as well as particle counts, are transmitted back to facility monitoring software via Ethernet or RS 485. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Auburn Systems' TRIBO.dsp U3000 Series of Bag Leak Detectors Named Recipient of Processing Magazine's Breakthrough Products of the Year

December 30, 2013

Widely regarded as one of the most prestigious awards given in the processing industry, Processing Magazine presented Auburn Systems with its 2013 Breakthrough Product of the Year Award. Ron Dechene, President of Auburn Systems, stated "We are all very excited that our TRIBO Series of bag leak detectors and process monitors has been selected by such a prestigious publication as Processing...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Particle Monitor distinguishes particles sizes from 4-70 m.

October 11, 2013

Using LEDs, 8-channel LPM II Particle Monitor provides precise image of degree of contamination in hydraulic system. Unit shows measured data on display as contamination class according to ISO 4406:1999, NAS 1638, AS 4059E, and ISO 11218 or as particle count per size. Permanently installed for continuous monitoring, device enables users to quickly respond to increasing contamination. Monitor comes with or without display and keypad, and is also available with integrated moisture sensor. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak, Emissions, Flow Monitors serve power/utility industry.

April 11, 2013

Comprising bag leak detectors, emission monitors, and solids flow monitors, TRIBO.dsp U3000 series measures particulate/dust emissions and dry solids flow. Core technology, TRIBO.dsp, unifies DC impaction (triboelectric) and AC induction electrostatic signals for optimal accuracy, reliability, and repeatability. Signals can be used to activate operational functions, such as alarms and relays, or generate continuous 4–20 mA or digital signals for trending/recording. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CyberOptics Semiconductor to Discuss Solutions for Semiconductor Tool Qualification at ISMI Manufacturing Week

October 11, 2011

CyberOptics Semiconductor (www.cyberopticssemi.com) will discuss how a "Wireless Particle Counting Wafer Improves Semiconductor Tool Qualification" during ISMI Manufacturing Week 2011 to be held in Austin, TX during October 17 - 21. During ISMI Manufacturing Week, Allyn Jackson, CyberOptics Technical Support Manager, will explain how the WaferSense Airborne Particle Sensor offers faster, more...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Airborne Particle Sensor targets wafer processing applications.

January 26, 2011

Moving through semiconductor process equipment, Airborne Particle Sensor monitors airborne particles, reporting back information in real-time to allow engineers to validate and analyze wafer contamination. Vacuum-compatible unit can detect 0.1 µm particles in multiple Bin schemes and does not require engineers to open chambers or expose ultra-clean process areas. Using companion software, particle data can be recorded to compare past to present operations as well as one tool to another. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

CyberOptics Semiconductor to Feature Latest Vibration Monitoring Software, New Airborne Particle Sensor for Wafer-Processing Equipment at Semicon Japan

November 24, 2010

Wilsonville, Oregon - CyberOptics Semiconductors (www.cyberopticssemi.com) will demonstrate the newest application of its wafer vibration monitoring software as well as a new Airborne Particle Sensor for wafer processing equipment during Semicon Japan in booth number 5B-512. CyberOptics will also feature its full line of WaferSense wireless metrology devices at the international trade show...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Particle Imaging System monitors oceans, lakes, and streams.

March 11, 2010

Using Submersible FlowCAM®, scientists and water quality professionals can automatically acquire biological and particle images and data in real-time from remote sensing platforms for continuous, unattended, in-situ monitoring. System takes high-resolution digital images of individual, waterborne particles and microscopic organisms, measures each one based on multiple parameters, and saves images and data for identification, analysis, and collaborative review. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Particulate Monitoring System offers baghouse leak detection.

February 18, 2010

Designed for general process and environmental monitoring, Model BM-30 LGX detects many types of particulate including dusts, powders, granulars, and pellets. Intrinsically safe system consists of control unit, particulate sensor probe that is mounted on airflow stream, and sensor coaxial cable. As particulate flows near and over sensing element, concentration of particulate is measured, and when predetermined threshold is detected, alarm is activated. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Particulate Monitor offers wide sensitivity range.

February 4, 2009

Microdust(TM) Pro airborne particulate monitor features 1 µgm -3 to 2,500 mgm -3 range for assessing suspended matter concentration. Monitoring various microscopic particles using near-forward light scattering technology and 12-20° scatter range, it presents data with scrolling graph on LCD screen. Internal logger stores up to 15,700 data points over 32 separate runs and data is downloaded to PC/printer via RS-232 interface cable. Device is battery powered. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hydraulic System Monitoring Unit incorporates optical sensor.

December 2, 2008

Testmate Monitoring Unit measures solid particle contamination in hydraulic systems, and measurement accuracy is ±½ ISO code. It features automatic measurement and display of cleanliness ratings as ISO 4406:1999, SAE AS 4059, and NAS 1638. Unit has viscosity range of 46-1,622 SUS, and measures particles whose sizes are greater than 4, 6, 14, and 21 microns. Integrated pump and hoses with test point connections allow operation on reservoirs, control circuits, and high pressure circuits. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Particulate CEM for Stacks

October 8, 2008

Particulate CEM (Continuous Emissions Monitor) meets environmental regulations such as US-EPA MACT and other standards such as ASTM D22 for monitoring particulate emissions from fabric filter baghouses, cartridge type dust collectors, cyclones and some ESPs (electrostatic precipitators). Particulate levels down to at least 0.1mg/m3 can be monitored. The company's non-optical charge...Read More