Sensors & Detectors

Safety & Security Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fire and Gas System provides hazard monitoring and control.

July 2, 2015

Designed for hazard monitoring and control at industrial sites, HS81-HS Controller performs flame, smoke, and gas detection as well as extinguishing/agent release. Unit interfaces with plant safety and control systems through multiple protocols and includes hot swap capability for replacement and auto-configuration of CPUs and power supplies without critical system shutdown. HS81-HS controller carries SIL2 and SIL3 ratings in addition to meeting NFPA-72 and EN-54 requirements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meter suits gas monitoring applications.

June 29, 2015

Suitable for applications monitoring natural gas, air, and digester gas, Model FT1 utilizes DDC-Sensor™ consisting of direct digitally controlled sensor technology for calculating accurate gas correlations. Correlation algorithms allow meter to be calibrated on single gas in factory while providing user ability to select other gases in Gas-SelectX™ gas menu. With Zero CAL-CHECK™ feature, users can confirm that meter is functioning properly and accurately with push of button. Read More

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

Preset Torque Screwdriver eliminates over/under tightening.

June 26, 2015

Featuring cam-over design, ergonomic TLS Pro series prevents fastener or bolt from being under- and over-tightened. Internal adjustment mechanism, preset using torque tester, is used for setting torque value, and drive is disengaged when tool reaches pre-set torque value. While radial cam design allows for smooth cam action with minimal wear on tool, thrust bearings ensure torque setting is independent of any end load applied by operator. Models range from 0.45–120 lb-in. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Motion Detectors provide automated light switching.

June 26, 2015

Supplied in rugged metal housing, WLS28-2MQ Motion Detector Switches automatically turn on or off light in applications where physical switch cannot be used or placement of switch is not useful. Units are available in 2 options: in-line module or built-in motion detector for company’s WLS28-2 LED Strip Light, which comes in various lengths from 145–1,130 mm. Switches are rated for 12–30 Vdc and include M12 connectors. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Flow Sensors feature clamp-on design.

June 25, 2015

Designed to clamp on to outside of pipe, FD-Q Series can accurately sense flow of liquid through metal or resin pipes ranging from ¼–2 in. Sensors can detect virtually any type of fluid, including flow of water, oils, chemicals, and consumer products. Since sensors do not directly contact liquid, concerns of contacting corrosive liquids or contaminating product are eliminated. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage

Wireless DC Clamps save, share measurements directly from field.

June 25, 2015

With 64 mm jaw size, a3003 clamps around large, high current conductors and measures up to 2,000 A DC. Fostering accurate measurements without interrupting workflow, a3004 measures 4–20 mA signals without breaking loop and features detachable clamp with extension cable for measurements in tight locations. Both instruments record and store up to 65,000 measurements with logging feature and wirelessly send data to Fluke Connect®-enabled master units and Fluke Connect mobile app. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inertial Measurement Unit targets commercial market.

June 25, 2015

Based on fiber-optic gyro technology, commercial-off-the-shelf Model LN-200C is suited for instrument stabilization, motion compensation, and navigation in commercial, aerospace, and industrial applications. Dual-use, tactical-grade, 6-degrees-of-freedom IMU features hermetic seal and has no moving parts, helping to ensure low noise and extended operational life. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

Differential Pressure Sensors help enhance hospital safety.

June 25, 2015

Centrally managed via cloud-based OneVue™ platform from any computer or mobile device, wireless indoor air quality sensors of PrimexIAQ Series provide continuous tracking and automated documentation of air pressure in critical hospital environments to increase safety and regulatory compliance. Out of range conditions result in visual and audible alarm at sensor as well as issued email, text, and/or phone alerts to appropriate staff. Alert delay settings help minimize false positives. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Water Leak Detector sensor listens for water from cracked pipe.

June 25, 2015

With maximized sound amplification, Gen-Ear LE® can pinpoint water leaks in residential and commercial water lines under concrete, asphalt, or tile. Handheld amplifier fits in operator's palm and provides noise-free amplification with built-in preset audio filters, while headphones with noise cancellation features block out interference from surrounding ambient noise. Probe rods, magnetic attachment, and Sound Amplification Module address specific areas of use.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TBT Verification Tool simplifies safety compliance testing.

June 24, 2015

Fluke® PRV240 Proving Unit provides safe method for 3-point test before touch (TBT) verification of electrical test tools without placing electrician or technician in potentially hazardous electrical environments generally involving known live voltage sources. Use reduces risk of shock and arc flash and does not require personal protective equipment. Able to source 240 V of AC and DC steady-state voltage, unit can perform up to 5,000 tests per set of 4 AA batteries. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Optical Sensor ICs foster integration and innovation.

June 24, 2015

Offered in single- or multiple-photodetector element configurations, LeddarCore™ sensor ICs offer optimized integration. Photodetector, pulsed light source, and optical elements enable development of applications with reliability, footprint, power, and robustness requirements. Used for optical detection and ranging devices, ICs are optimized for sensitivity, noise and lighting condition immunity, signal processing speed and accuracy regarding simultaneous measurements, and spatial awareness. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Strain Gage Input Module offers 1,500 Vrms input-to-bus isolation.

June 24, 2015

Able to interface to quarter, half, or full-bridge sensors using 4- or 6-wire connection, MAQ®20-BRDG1 provides 4 channels of strain gage input. Unit interfaces to transducers with nominal resistance of 100 Ω to 1 kΩ; four 24-bit data converters provide measurement capability with accuracy to ±0.05%; and anti-alias filtering eliminates signal degradation from environmental noise. Signal range, bridge excitation voltage, and sample rate are all user configurable.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spindle Qualification System aids preventive maintenance.

June 23, 2015

Comprised of software, noncontact capacitive sensors, and precision target pins, SpindleCheck enables maintenance departments and machine operators to know how machine is performing before making parts. Capabilities facilitate and accelerate spindle measurement of rotational and thermal errors. Measuring changes in point of machining to identify thermal drift helps accelerate installation verification, prevent unnecessary spindle rebuilds, and troubleshoot form errors in parts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Torque Telemetry System features digital output signal.

June 23, 2015

Utilizing strain gauge technology, TorqueTrak TPM2 provides torque and power monitoring for applications such as material handling equipment, marine, automotive, energy, and power generation. Unit features digital RS422 full duplex, serial interface with user selectable sample rates from 10–4,800 samples/sec. Signal resolution is 15 bits for 8 input ranges from 0–32 mV/V down to 0–0.25 mV/V. Available for shaft diameters from 0.75–40 in., system offers continuous long-term measurement. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transducer withstands shock and vibration.

June 23, 2015

Featuring all-welded 316 stainless steel wetted material, Ashcroft® G3 monitors and controls pressure where vibration, shock, and high-cycling exist. Unit is available in ranges from 0/5 through 0/300 psi and vacuum with accuracy of ±1.50% of span from -20 to 85°C. Configurable with wide selection of pressure connections and electrical terminations, transducer is suited for compressor control, HVAC/R, process automation and control, and pump monitoring. Read More

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

Sensors and Accessories measure large and divergent laser sources.

June 23, 2015

Respectively, 6000W-BB-200x200 and L2000W-BB-120 water-cooled laser power/energy sensors have 200 x 200 mm and 120 mm apertures and measurement capabilities of 100–6,000 W and up to 2,000 W. With 120 mm aperture, L100(500)A-PF-120 laser power/energy sensor measures lasers for ~1 sec exposures at up to 6,000 W or continuously up to 100 W (500 W with heat sink). Scatter Shields 30K-W and 10K-W reduce heating effect of backscatter on surrounding sensor surfaces when measuring 30 and 10 kW lasers. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Handheld Tester works with wireless sensors.

June 23, 2015

Offering 1 second response time and wireless distance of 50 ft or more, Model UHH2 Universal Handheld Test Equipment provides functionality of Mobile Meter® Software App on weatherproof IP68 Android®-based handheld. Wireless anemometer, hygrometer, and pressure probes communicate to handheld using Bluetooth SIG, Inc. wireless technology and can all be displayed simultaneously. Powered by 2,000 mAh lithium ion battery, unit includes 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU and 4.3 in. touchscreen. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LVDT Position Sensors withstand power plant conditions.

June 23, 2015

With screw-on radial connector, HPGS series Hermetically Sealed, High Temperature LVDT Linear Position Sensor ensures reliability and extended life in high-vibration and dirty environments of nuclear, gas, and steam power plants. Radial connector also minimizes installed length to enable use space-restricted areas, and through-bore design permits access to either end of LVDT core. Sensor can be constructed to withstand exposure to radiation (3x107 Rads) and immersion in pressurized fluids. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MRI-Safe Linear Encoder suits OEM motion control applications.

June 19, 2015

With 100 µm resolution and 50 µm accuracy, MR303 linear position sensor system is fabricated from non-ferrous and non-metallic materials, immune to EMI, and completely transparent to electromagnetic fields. Product works in conjunction with MR302-2 OEM Controller, which enables sensor to integrate with PLCs and servo drives. Suited for medical, MRI, robotic, and industrial applications, encoder can be safely used in and around MRI bore and will not produce any imaging artifacts.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Confocal Chromatic Sensors combine precision, compact design.

June 19, 2015

Available for confocalDT measurement system, non-contact and maintenance-free IFS2406 series is suitable for distance measurements at submicrometer accuracies as well as one-sided thickness measurement of different materials. Axial and radial measuring directions promote versatile use, while passive design enables use in Ex areas. Designed for vacuum applications, sensors provide long-term stability. Measurement channel is parameterized via Web interface. Read More