Sensors & Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, HVAC

Laser Sensors feature fan-cooled design.

May 22, 2015

Featuring 65 mm aperture, Models FL1100A-BB-65, FL600A-BB-65, and FL600A-LP1-65 measure laser power from 600 mW to 1,100 W, 600 mW to 600 W, and 1–600 W, respectively. Compact devices operate without water cooling, eliminating necessity of fixed water lines and possibility of contaminated water or corroded sensors. All thermal sensors feature Smart Connector interface that operates with StarLite, Nova II, and Vega smart displays, and Juno PC interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Heavy-Duty Resolvers offer position and velocity feedback.

May 22, 2015

Utilizing technology and materials of Harowe resolver engines, Northstar™ R56 and RF25 Resolvers are suitable for pulp and paper and steel mill environments. Model R56 features 5/8 in. shaft, NEMA 56C face mount or foot mount, industrial 10-pin latching connector, IP65-rated enclosure, and large outer bearings that isolate shaft loads. Equipped with 3/8 in. shaft and square flange mounting plate, Model RF25 is IP65-rated with 10-pin connector and high-integrity seals. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Current Probes offer sensitivity down to 1 mA/div.

May 22, 2015

With 50 MHz Model CP030A and 100 MHz Model CP031A, users can measure currents from milliamps to peak current of 50 A. Small jaws, clamping onto conductors up to 5 mm in diameter, enable measurements in tight spaces. When used with 12-bit resolution HDO high definition oscilloscopes, users can obtain accurate, low-current waveforms for optimized debug and analysis capabilities. Probes connect directly to oscilloscopes through built-in front-panel ProBus interface.
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Hand-Held Detector pinpoints small pieces of tramp metal.

May 21, 2015

Used downstream of in-line metal detector, HandyTec® Model HH-10 locates ferrous contamination in shallow layers of nonferrous product once detection has occurred and product flow has stopped. This 1.6 lb and 9.3 x 4.33 x 3.35 in. instrument, which has rugged polyamide housing and flexible 10 ft power cord, produces audio and visual alarms whenever metal is present. At respective distances of 0.3 and 1.1 in., device detects .039 and 0.78 in. ferrous and nonferrous material. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Laser Displacement Sensor measures height and width.

May 21, 2015

Supplied with software that lets user configure settings from PC, Model LS-100 handles high-speed 2-dimensional measurement applications that are not possible with spot beam measurement lasers. Unit offers diverse range of measurement functions such as height, width, position, and edge count. Possible uses include circuit board double feed, inspection of sealant flow, verification of gap and level differences on door closure, and measurement of brake pad height. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transducer is suited for oil and gas downhole tool monitoring.

May 21, 2015

Abe to withstand shock and vibration inputs, Model 120 is rated to +400°F and 30K psi with 5.0–15 Vdc excitation and optional 2, 3, or 10 mV/V output signal. Optional temperature output expands measurement capabilities, and corrosion-resistant, hermetically sealed, all-welded construction incorporates stainless steel housings and Inconel wetted parts. Transducers offer ±0.5% FSO (BFSL) static accuracy, with optional accuracy to ±0.25% FSO. Different package diameters are also available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Transmitter/Sensor offers intelligent level measurement.

May 21, 2015

Together, 2260 Ultrasonic Level Transmitter and 2270 Ultrasonic Level Sensor provide measurement and detection for nearly all liquids in vessels ranging from closed tank systems to open basins. Integrated intelligence enables devices to differentiate between substances, such as condensation or agitation, and true, actual level of medium avoids incorrect measurements. Accuracy over measurement range is ± 0.05%. Sensors come in PP, PVDF, and 4 and 6 m sizes with 1½ and 2 in. threads. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Explosion Proof Encoders feature M2 mining certification.

May 21, 2015

Featuring IP67-rated, encapsulated stainless steel housing in Safety-Lock™ design, Sendix ATEX / IECEX 71XX Encoders are approved for use in both surface and underground mines. Incremental variants operate from -40 to +60°C with resolution reaching 5,000 pulses. Units have mounting depth of 145 mm, diameter of 70 mm, and space-saving cable outlet. As absolute multi-turn or single-turn encoders, series is available with both SSI and field bus interfaces. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Liquid Level Switches utilize tuning fork technology.

May 20, 2015

Featuring 316L stainless steel housing, Liquiphant FTL31 works in process temperatures up to 302°F and pressures to 580 psi. Unit is suitable for tanks, vessels, and pipes used in chemical and oil/gas industries. Liquiphant FTL33, featuring stainless steel enclosure with optional IP69K protection, meets food industry requirements with 3-A and EHEDG certificates. Based on vibrating tuning fork technology, both switches are unaffected by foam formation, changing conductivity, or density. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Stepper Motor and Driver Package includes absolute sensor.

May 20, 2015

Offering closed loop control, AZ Series 0.36° Battery-Free, Absolute Sensor Equipped Motor and Driver package is designed for advanced positioning applications. Absolute Sensor operates autonomously, without additional battery back-up or external sensors. Package is offered with built-in controller or pulse input type with single-phase 100–120 Vac, single-phase/3-phase 200–240 Vac, or 24/48 Vdc input. Round shaft motor only type or 4 different geared types are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Distance Sensors provide 6,000 mm range.

May 19, 2015

Available in M12, M18, and M30 dimensions, with or without thread or cubic housing, P43 Series supports object recognition for agriculture and fluid levels, distance measuring for trucks and loading ramps, level sensing in dusty conditions, and parking lot detection/barrier monitoring. Units feature 2 integrated internal LEDs for echo justification and provide standard 0–10 V/4–20 mA analog output and 2 switching outputs. Series can be programmed via Teach-In for various other custom settings. Read More

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

Portable Datalogger facilitates wind measurement.

May 18, 2015

Engineered for challenges faced by developers and operators, Nomad 3 Data Logger offers flexible and straightforward use, works with diverse range of wind sensors, and employs Linux OS. Rugged device, which supports transport via backpack, is supported by telemetry and data storage features that enhance capacity for remote data management. Along with wireless connectivity, features include data compression and encryption, Web-enabled device accessibility, and remote configuration support.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Moisture Sensor measures moisture inside material core.

May 18, 2015

Using high frequency field technology, HumiCore provides reliable measurements with typical accuracies of 0.1% to 0.3%. Continuous in-line/on-line system delivers real-time moisture data to eliminate need for frequent laboratory samples. Compact sensor fits into most processes and works with large variety of powder/bulk solids. With DIN-Rail transmitter, sensor can communicate with existing control system or controller for local operator interface and data logging alarm outputs. Read More

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Laser Contrast Sensor features fixed background suppression.

May 15, 2015

Featuring contrast detection, plus fixed background suppression, Model Q3X LD50 detects targets while ignoring objects in background. Unit operates like fixed-field laser sensor and detects targets within 50 mm sensing range. However, sensor can be programmed for low-contrast sensing within this range, while ignoring objects at least 60 mm away. Offering high-speed part detection as fast as 250 µs, Model Q3X LD50 can capture up to 2,000 events/second. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Drop-In Load Cells deliver 360° overload protection.

May 15, 2015

Size 1 ES Series Dead Shaft Idler Load Cell (ES-I) targets applications utilizing dead or idler shafts that require quality, performance, and extended service life. Able to be installed into machines to replace existing load cells or within dimensional requirements of new OEM machines, stainless steel product has drop in design. Multiple mounting options are available, and features include M12 connector and mechanical variance compensation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Profiler combines precision and versatile applicability.

May 15, 2015

Used for 3D measurement of surface topography and roughness, ZeGage™ Plus can measure and analyze any surface – rough or specular, transparent or opaque, high or low reflectivity – and supports objectives for selecting desired magnification and field of view. SureScan™ technology eliminates need for vibration isolation system, while Mx™ software allows data visualization and quantification of step heights, texture, and volumetric applications. Automated XY sample stages are optional.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Surface Testers measure roughness, contour, and finish.

May 14, 2015

Using diamond stylus that is drawn across part with motorized traverse mechanism, Surtronic Duo offers portable solution for shop floor and on-site measurement of multiple roughness parameters. One-button operation produces set of traceable measurement results including detailed profile graph. With 1 mm vertical range and 16 nm resolution, IntraTouch provides fundamental roughness and waviness parameters, contour and form error analysis, feature exclusion, zoom tool, and full programmability. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasonic Leak Detector features sound range of 20-100 kHz.

May 14, 2015

Capable of amplifying and converting ultrasonic sounds to frequencies and levels that human ear can hear, HHLT-1 Series detects air and gas leaks. CE-compliant unit is suitable for both pressure and vacuum leak detection, steam trap inspection, and exhaust system, tank, and pipe leak testing. Powered by 9 V alkaline battery, detector operates from 32–104°F. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TMR Magnetic Image Sensors offer 50 dpi resolution.

May 13, 2015

Designed and manufactured with Tunneling Magnetoresistance technology and intellectual property, MIS63xx Series offers spatial resolution of 50 dpi, along with high sensitivity and noise immunity. Sensors are suited for financial anti-counterfeit appliances used in banknote sorters, ATMs, and vending machines, as well as magnetic image scanning in non-destructive testing applications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Proximity Probe System features configurable universal driver.

May 12, 2015

Senturion sensors, suited for measuring shaft vibration, position, and speed on rotating plant, feature switch selectable system cable lengths of 5, 7, and 9 m; separate 3.5 mm socket for gap voltage monitoring; and linearized voltage output with nominal sensitivity of 7.87 mV/µm. Made up of calibrated probe, extension cable, and driver, proximity probe systems utilize eddy current principle. Vibration and relative positional measurements offer resolution of <1 µm typ. Read More