Sensors & Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Area Monitor communicates present gas hazards.

September 26, 2016

Able to detect up to 7 gases, Radius™ BZ1 ensures workers are aware of alarm and reason behind it via distinctive audio and visual cues and display size. Custom alarm action messages help workers take appropriate action according to present gas level, while run time of 7 days (168 hr continuous) suits long-term projects, routine maintenance, and emergency response applications. Rugged and transportable, this unit works with LENS™ Wireless peer-to-peer communication system. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Pressure Transmitter provides CANbus outputs.

September 26, 2016

Supplied in welded, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing measuring less than 1 in. diameter, Model EPT1005 is available with pressure ranges from 1–20,000 psi. Electronically compensated unit is designed for use in rugged environments with temperatures from -40 to +250°F. Utilizing piezoresistive silicon sensor technology, transmitter provides hysteresis and repeatability of <0.01% and static accuracy of 0.1%. Long term repeatability is <0.1% FS/yr. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Automotive Image Sensors (1.7 MP) has 120 dB dynamic range.

September 21, 2016

Built on 4.2-micron OmniBSI™ split pixel technology, OV10650 wide-format image sensor captures color images and video in 2:1 aspect ratio and delivers 1820 x 940 resolution at up to 60 fps. Design is compatible with image signal processing companion chips OV491 and OV495 for display-based automotive applications. With same performance and specifications as OV10650, OV10652 utilizes RCCC color filter pattern for automotive camera integrators designing front-view ADAS. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine Readers Award Wattstopper® with Two Product of the Year Awards

September 20, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 - Legrand, North America announced today that two of its Wattstopper® products, the Wireless Receptacle Controls (WRC) Series and FSP-201 outdoor sensor received the 2016 GOLD Award and SILVER Award in the Lighting Controls category, as voted by Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers in its annual Product of the Year contest. These two Wattstopper products... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Nexus DR Digital X-Ray Imaging System

September 20, 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Nexus DR, a high resolution imaging system for X-ray imaging using a digital X-ray detector. The Nexus DR is designed to replace conventional film techniques, or existing digital systems, in multipurpose or... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fenceline Monitoring of Benzene to < 0.05 ppb

September 20, 2016

Interference-free measurement of aromatic hydrocarbons for pollution control and environmental monitoring Lyons, CO — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently toughened air pollution standards to further control toxic air emissions emitted by petroleum refineries. The new rules now enact fenceline monitoring to better protect local communities from exposure to toxic air... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

UTC Aerospace Systems to Continue Supporting USAF DCGS

September 20, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will continue its mission to deliver global field service, sustainment and on-site expertise in support to Raytheon Corporation for their recent award to operate the U.S. Air Force's (USAF) Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS).  UTC Aerospace Systems' Intelligence, Surveillance and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Moisture Analyzer MA37 Offered by Terra Universal

September 19, 2016

Fullerton, CA – The compact benchtop Infrared Moisture Analyzer MA 37 from Sartorius is available on Laboratory-Equipment.com. It quickly analyzes samples weighing up to 70 grams. Infrared heating is quickly done using a metal tube heater, reducing measuring time. The sample chamber, visible through a viewing window, is illuminated with an LED light Moisture analyzer components are easy to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Gate System provides holding force of 7,500 N.

September 19, 2016

Suitable for small and light as well as large and heavy doors and gates, PSENmlock offers safety gate monitoring and safe guard locking for protection of personnel and processes to highest PL e in one device. Currentless guard locking system uses bistable magnet, minimizing energy consumption. With holding force of 7,500 N and integrated latching force of 30 N, safety gate system prevents guard from opening inadvertently, making PSENmlock particularly suitable for machines with hazardous overrun. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Proximity Sensors come in extended- and triple-distance variants.

September 19, 2016

Contrinex DW-series extended- and triple-distance proximity sensors come in 3–30 mm cylindrical and 20 mm rectangular styles. Operating from 10–30 Vdc, cylindrical sensors provide sensing distances from 1–40 mm and come in shielded and unshielded models. While 3 mm sensors are fitted with a 2 m axial cable, other sizes offer 2 m axial cable or M8 or M12 quick disconnects. IP67-rated products, with complete overload protection, can be NPN or PNP with NO or NC outputs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Contactless Magnetic Field Sensor employs TMR technology.

September 19, 2016

Supplied in SFF JEDEC SOT-26 package, CT219 can be used in close-loop configuration and measure linear-distance movements induced by magnetic field. Sensitivity (~80 mV/mT) and dynamic range enhances systems with such legacy technologies as Hall Effect and current transformers. Along with Tunneling Magnetoresistive (TMR) technology, features include contactless current sensing, including differential measurements, as well as linear position sensing. Read More

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

Sierra Monitor Corporation Shares Best Practices at the Industrial IoT University Program

September 15, 2016

What are the real world benefits of IoT connectivity for 20 Industrial OEMs? SMC to Demonstrate FieldPoP™ and FieldServer for Building Automation OEMs at Sensors Expo Sensors Expo Midwest, Chicago, IL Booth #602 – Sierra Monitor Corporation (OTCQB: SRMC), a provider of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions that connect and protect high-value infrastructure assets, invites... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Alliance Sensors Group and Wilmington Instrument Company Have Partnered to Distribute ASG's Linear Position Sensors

September 15, 2016

Moorestown, New Jersey - H. G. Schaevitz LLC dba Alliance Sensors Group is pleased to announce a partnership with Wilmington Instrument Company in Wilmington, CA to distribute its line of LVDT and LVIT linear position sensors. Wilmington Instrument Company is an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited calibration laboratory and full-service distributor of process and test instrumentation. They are a... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems of America Showcases Airpower Capabilities During the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference

September 15, 2016

Elbit Systems of America — a global partner in delivering airpower capabilities that ensure freedom FORT WORTH, Texas - On September 19-21, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will showcase its innovative capabilities for the United States Air Force at the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference at National Harbor, MD. A trusted... Read More

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

Sielox Complete Portfolio of Products and Services Now Offered Through PEPPM

September 14, 2016

Contract Awarded by National Purchasing Cooperative Representing Participating Schools and Agencies Orlando, FL – Sielox, an industry leader in integrated access control and emergency response technologies, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract to provide its product portfolio and services through the PEPPM national purchasing cooperative. The PEPPM program is... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Spring-Loaded LVIT Gaging Sensors have drop-in replacement design.

September 13, 2016

Designed for dimensional gaging and position measurements, GHS-19 series has 0.75 in. dia aluminum or stainless steel body with 1/2-20 mounting thread. Stroke-to-length ratio minimizes housing length, FS ranges are available from 0.5–4.0 in., and max tip force is 1 lb. Operating from various DC voltages, contactless sensors are available with choice of one of four analog outputs and feature 0.25 dia. probes equipped with No. 9 contact tip. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Hi-Res Array Imager aligns with lean manufacturing principles.

September 13, 2016

Used for quality inspection, factory automation, and in-process verification, 9 MP version of FARO® Cobalt Array Imager suits manufacturers that need to capture fine details and features on edges and surfaces. Features include blue light technology, interchangeable lenses, HDR, and automatic exposure. On-board processing enables multi-imager array configurations of unlimited number of Cobalt sensors, and actionable data is delivered as go/no-go result or dimensional deviation color map. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Pressure Sensor provides up to 1/2 mile transmission.

September 13, 2016

As part of SignalFire Remote Sensing System, intrinsically safe Pressure Scout supports remote pressure monitoring and alarm reporting. Unit consists of pressure sensor integrated with wireless node and internal battery. Product provides long-range transmission to Signal Fire Gateway where pressure data becomes available via Modbus RTU or TCP interface. Operating from -40 to 80°C, Pressure Scout sustains signal strength through terrain, structures, and weather. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Ultra Low Pressure Sensor has fully compensted design.

September 13, 2016

Offered in 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 30, and 60 in. H2O pressure ranges, gage and differential, DLHR Series is available with 0 to +70°C or -20 to +85°C compensated range. All error compensation is performed internally by ASIC; external calculation is not required. Along with Hi-Res digital output signal that incorporates dual die technology, features include  I²C or SPI output interfaces with 16-, 17-, or 18-bit resolution; >0.25% FSS BFSL accuracy; CoBeam2™ Technology; and 1.68–3.6 V operation. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Maxcess to Showcase Industry-Leading Technology at Labelexpo Americas 2016

September 12, 2016

One-stop-shop for all of your web handling needs on display at booth 717 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma - Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for web handling applications, will showcase industry-leading technology from Fife, Tidland, MAGPOWR, Webex and Valley Roller September 13-15 at Labelexpo 2016 in Rosemont, Illinois. “2016 has been a busy year for new product... Read More