Sensors & Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RFC4800 Series touchless angle sensors are sealed up to IP69K.

December 5, 2016

Featuring resolution of 14-bits across 360° and repeatability of 0.36°, RFC4800 Series angle sensors include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. With independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale, unit operates at temperature range of -40 to +125 °C. Available as single and multi-channel versions, unit with IO-Link interface offers serial communication protocol and SSI, SPI as digital output options.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LBFS Series Sensors offer quick adaption to changing process requirements.

December 5, 2016

Available in LBFH and LBFI variants, CleverLevel LBFS Sensors offer two switching outputs, qTeach and 360° output status indicator. Ensuring reliable detection of sensor faults and wire breaks, units feature complementary trigger point setting. Providing reliable feedback on parameterization steps using multicolored switching status indicator, each sensor can perform two different process steps like production and cleaning.

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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

H2O Degrees Comprehensive Systems Uniquely Positioned to Support New California Legislation Mandating Water Submetering in Multi-Family Facilities

December 3, 2016

Bensalem, PA - Dec. 1, 2016 - California State Senate Bill SB 7, passed in September of this year, requires water submetering in all new-construction multi-family dwellings in California after Jan. 1, 2018. The goal of SB 7 is to hold tenants accountable for water usage and encourage conservation while providing consumer protection. The bill also addresses the prevalent problem of water leaks...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Senix Water Level Sensors Drive Irrigation Automation Project in New South Wales.

December 1, 2016

Senix Corporation, a leading manufacturer of smart ultrasonic sensors, announces the installation of thousands of ToughSonic® water level sensors by Murray Irrigation in New South Wales, Australia. The sensors are part of an irrigation automation system that manages water inventory and distribution to farms and industrial users by measuring water levels at irrigation gates throughout the...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

GT2-S Contact Sensors feature mounting brackets.

November 30, 2016

Available in 1 mm and 5 mm stroke lengths, GT2-S Contact Sensors can be easily integrated into EtherNet/IP, PROFINET/PROFIBUS, DeviceNet, CC-Link, RS-232C, BCD, TCP/IP and EtherCAT communication protocols. Featuring seamless structure, units are dust-proof, watertight and oil-resistant. Offering durability and environment resistance, sensors are complemented with dedicated software and are suitable for measuring range, appearance, resolution and accuracy.

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

Varian to Showcase Imaging Components and Software Solutions at RSNA 2016

November 30, 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 27, 2016 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced its Imaging Components business will exhibit its latest products and dedicated software solutions for planning, acquisition and analysis of X-ray images at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago. Varian's products will be on exhibit Nov. 27 - Dec. 1 in Booth...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

BWD Automotive Releases 268 New Parts

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the release of 268 new part numbers to its BWD® engine management line. The expansion increases coverage through the 2016 model year by more than 172 million additional VIO.

Highlights include new parts for key lines such as switches, sensors, and variable valve timing (VVT). The company adds 101 switches, 39...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

IMI Sensors Announces CSA Approval for Models EX611A00 and EX611A20

November 25, 2016

Extreme Temperature, Charge-Mode Accelerometer Now Certified as Intrinsically-Safe in US and Canada

November 23, 2016 DEPEW, NY - IMI Sensors, manufacturer of industrial vibration and pressure monitoring instrumentation, announces CSA approval on Models EX611A00 and EX611A20, two extreme temperature, charge mode accelerometers with a UHT-12™ sensing element. This approval now allows...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fujifilm Demonstrates FDR D-EVO GL With Virtual Grid Image Processing Technology At RSNA 2016

November 25, 2016

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 22, 2016 - (Booth #6713, North Building, Hall B) –FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions, will demonstrate the FDR D-EVO GL detector at the 2016 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), held November 27-December 2 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Built...Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Through Shaft Sensor Offers Position Accuracy in Harsh Conditions

November 24, 2016

Brighton, MI – Piher Sensors & Controls’ hollow shaft PST-360 Contactless Hall-effect Magnetic Sensor was designed as a reliable solution for maintaining accurate pedal or brake position in steer by wire applications. For on-road and off-road vehicles, this is particularly important as these vehicles demand accuracy even in the face of extremely harsh conditions.

The sensor’s...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Eriez Pet Food Processing Systems Protect Against Metal Contamination, Enabling Companies to Meet Higher Safety Standards Demanded by Consumers and New Government Regulations

November 21, 2016

Erie, PA-Pet food processors rely on Eriez® state-of-the-art metal detectors, magnetic separators, vibratory feeders and conveyors to help achieve greater facility cleanliness, reduce the risk of pets ingesting harmful contaminants and meet new standards set forth by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).

“Today’s most successful pet food processors understand customers view...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LVIT Inductive Linear Sensors feature SenSet Field Adjustable Scaling.

November 21, 2016

Available in 1 inch to 24 inch measurement ranges with analog DC voltage or current output, LVIT Inductive Linear Sensors offer ±0.1% of Full Scale Output linearity error and -3dB frequency response of 300 Hz. Housed in IEC IP-67 aluminum or stainless steel, units operate in 5000 psi or 10,000 feet depth and at 85°C temperature. Being contactless, sensors are offered in 4-pin M-12 or 5-pin DIN connector, or with 4-conductor cable.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vert-X 2800 Series Sensors meets five EN 61000 and two EN 55000 standards.

November 19, 2016

Available in 4 to 20 mA, 0.1 to 10 V analog outputs range, Vert-X 2800 Series Sensors offer SPI or PWM output choices. Offering 0 to 360° measurement range with repeatability of 0.1°, sensors provide 14-bit resolution and linearity to ±0.1 % of measurement range with 28 mm diameter. Providing life greater than 50 million movements, units are sealed to IP 65. Operating at -40 to +85°C temperature, sensors are suitable for industrial and medical applications.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Temperature Charge Pressure Sensors used in gas turbine applications

November 18, 2016

Available in 176A03 and 176A05 models, Temperature Charge Pressure Sensors are used in combustion instability monitoring of power generation and aviation gas turbines. Eliminating need for vent, units featires UHT-12 crystal technology and prevents pyroelectric noise spikes up to 1200°F. Delivering consistent sensitivity through wide temperature change, products retain oxygen levels inside unit.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

UAV Manufacturer Robota Selects the LeddarOne Altimeter for Its New Generation of Drone

November 18, 2016

QUEBEC CITY, Quebec, Nov. 15, 2016 - LeddarTech, the leader in solid-state LiDAR solutions, today announced that its LeddarOne optical sensor has been selected by Robota as the altimeter for the Eclipse, its new generation of fixed-wing UAV for professional surveying applications. LeddarOne proved to be the best technology available to provide the drone's autopilot with the precise,...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

CleverLevel LBFS models based on frequency deviation technology.

November 16, 2016

Available in two variants LBFH and LBFI, CleverLevel LBFS models comes with two switching outputs, qTeach and a 360° output status indicator. Suitable for use in temperatures up to 135 C, unit ensures sensor faults and detects wire breaks reliably. Including adjustable sensors with ferromagnetic tool quickly adapt to changing process requirements on site. Offering two trigger thresholds, device is suitable for both hygiene and industrial applications.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Watchdog Super Elite NTC & PLC Expansion Boards monitor bucket elevators.

November 16, 2016

Processing signals of up to 27 sensors, WDC4 watchdog NTC & PLC Expansion Boards will log details when alarm condition is detected. Allowing up to 12 additional NTC inputs, system offers additional temperature monitoring. Providing 4 solid state relay outputs in PLC boards, unit monitors belt speed, belt misalignment, bearing temperature and plug indication.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Netzer DS-25 Encoders tolerant to temperature and moisture.

November 16, 2016

Offering 17 bit resolution, Netzer DS-25 Encoders weighs 4 grams. Providing tolerance to shock, unit offers hollow floating shaft. Working with EMI, RFI and magnetic fields, device provides less than 0.025° accuracy. Including analog Sin/Cos, Digital SSi, BiSS-C output options, high precision encoder comes with 7mm profile. With no bearing or other contact, devices are lightweight miniature absolute rotary encoders.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cadence Modus Test Solution Enables Support for Safety-Critical SoC Designs Using ARM MBIST Interface

November 16, 2016

Highlights:

- Collaboration helps customers reduce the need for manual work and speed time to market

- Cadence and ARM complete silicon validation using ARM Cortex-A73 processor

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2016 - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that the Cadence® Modus™ Test Solution now supports the ARM® Memory Built-In Self Test (MBIST)...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

Miniaturized Ultrasonic Sensors has 4-pin Nano-style M8 connector.

November 14, 2016

Ideally used in dirty and dusty environments, Miniaturized Ultrasonic Sensors of F77 series are adept at handling color variations and transparent targets. Able to detect objects within surrounding area, sensors are highly immune to noise and have minimal deadband. Having compact size of 31mm x 11mm x 23mm, product operates at temperatures from -25°C to 70°C and give out 50 Hz switching frequency. Sensors provide PNP, NO or NC switch point output and 2 Hz/mm resolution.

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