Sensors & Detectors

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

Photodiode Sensor measures scanned/intermittent laser beam power.

May 4, 2016

Able to measure any wavelength over 400–1,100 nm spectral range, BC20-V1 laser sensor automatically subtracts background from both scanned and static beams. Sensor can measure power of laser bar code scanners as well as laser printer scanners and peak power of pulsed mode lasers. Aperture is 10 x 10 mm, and power measurement range is 0.1–20 mW. Supplied with 1.5 m cable and swivel mount, product also features 2 operational modes and peak detector. Read More

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

Eaton's Ephesus LED Solutions Transform the Sports and Entertainment Experience, Delivering a Breakthrough in High-Definition Broadcasting

May 3, 2016

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - Power management company Eaton’s advanced LED technology and controls solutions are changing the game in sports and entertainment lighting. At LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) 2016, Eaton will showcase how its Ephesus sports lighting and controls portfolio is enhancing the in-arena and television broadcast viewing experience while drastically improving energy efficiency. ... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Stainless Steel Accelerometers feature M12 connector.

May 3, 2016

ICP® accelerometers, designed for predictive maintenance vibration monitoring, include models 601A92 (500 mV/g), 602D91 (100 mV/g), and 603C91 (100 mV/g) with respective measurement ranges of ±10, ±50, and ±50 g and frequency ranges (±3 dB) of 0.17–10,000 Hz, 0.5–8,000 Hz, and 0.5–10,000 Hz. While 601A92 and 603C91 have 316L stainless steel housing with ¼-28 female mounting thread and top exit connector, 602D91 has ¼-28 male mounting thread in thru-bolt design and side exit connector. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Position Feedback Cylinder integrate linear potentiometer.

May 3, 2016

Series 6PF Positioning Feedback Cylinder increases precision and control in its pneumatic actuators. In compliance with ISO 15552 standards, products are equipped with potentiometric transducer of linear position integrated inside rod. When used with LRXA4 proportional servo valve, this type of cylinder makes it possible to constantly control the position of rod along entire stroke. Bores range from 50–125 mm, and standard strokes vary from 50–500 mm in 50 mm intervals. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Yorker Electronics Features Vishay UVA and UVB Light Sensor with I²C Interface

May 2, 2016

NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – New Yorker Electronics is now distributing Vishay’s VEML6075 UVA/UVB Light Sensor, a Vishay Super 12 Product for 2016. The VEML6075 senses UVA and UVB light and incorporates photodiode, amplifiers and analog/digital circuits into a single chip using a CMOS process. When the UV sensor is applied, it is able to detect UVA and UVB intensity to provide a measure of the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Weapon Lights enhance operator protection and accuracy.

April 29, 2016

Featuring adjustable brightness and unique light signature, Manta-Ray™ WeaponLights series is powered by onboard, rechargeable battery and snaps on and off of rifle rails within seconds. While LMR-M optimizes performance in close quarters and protects operator's vision from harmful reflection, IR version (LMR-IR) is available for use with night vision. Read More

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

Digital Level/Temperature Sensor combines flexibility, accuracy.

April 29, 2016

Intended to be in direct contact with fluid in tank, RU Flex Model 2100 DLS provides continuous monitoring of tank level and temperature. This chemical- and abrasion-resistant, intrinsically safe sensor, offered in 2–48 ft lengths, provides up to 2 level and 8 temperature measurements in same tank; accuracy is 3/16 in. when ordered with 1/8 in. resolution. Flexible 18 in. radius allows one-person installation without any special equipment from catwalk within 15 min. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LFI 2016: Legrand Showcases Code Compliant Control Solutions for Indoor and Outdoor LED Luminaires

April 28, 2016

Depth of application expertise coupled with wide-ranging LED ready solutions provide customers with peace of mind. SAN DIEGO - LIGHTFAIR International - Legrand, North America is exhibiting its newest solutions from leading product lines Wattstopper, Vantage and QMotion at Lightfair International Booth #4726 from April 26-28, 2016. The booth features new Wattstopper fixture integrated... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Analog Devices and LifeQ Collaborate to Improve Effectiveness of Body Monitoring Devices in Health Management

April 28, 2016

NORWOOD, Mass. - Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced a collaboration with LifeQ to develop technology that will make it possible for non-invasive body monitoring devices to provide highly accurate physiological data that currently is only available through the use of expensive, invasive and hard-to-access equipment. By combining the market-leading engineering and innovation of Analog... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Wireless LED Lighting Controls leverage ZigBee technology.

April 28, 2016

Offered as after-market accessory for use with LG® LED troffers and downlights, Smart Multi Sensor meets needs of those seeking to maximize energy savings with daylight harvesting and motion detection across individual or networked fixtures. Wireless Scheduling Switch, also available, consists of dimmable light switch that helps manage energy usage by offering full wireless control via ZigBee® for turning group of fixtures on and off at specific intervals. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SWIR InGaAs Linear Array delivers low read noise.

April 27, 2016

Designed for spectroscopy and machine vision, 1024L1-12.5-T provides 1,024 x 1 resolution with 12.5 micron pitch and delivers read noise of <550e- for 250 µm tall pixel. Suppression circuit achieves read noise levels down to to <100e- for certain spectroscopy applications. Able to image Vis and SWIR bands with response from 0.4&ndash;1.7 µm, product integrates digital ROIC chip and 14-bit ADCs. Latter maximizes dynamic range (>6000:1) and minimizes noise while delivering 34 klines/s at 1024 elements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Solvent Vapor Monitoring in Coil Coating Oven Atmospheres

April 26, 2016

Coil coating line managers report that they experience three basic problems in solvent vapor monitoring of their ovens: 1. Maintenance is burdensome. Sample lines clog, pumps break down, and analyzer elements become fouled - all resulting in excessive labor and costly downtime. 2. Sensor accuracy is a problem. Because most analyzers have a wide solvent response factor, they must be checked... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reduce Ventilation Air Costs

April 26, 2016

The Customer is a manufacturer and supplier of coated and laminated films adhesive products. During the manufacture of their products different inks, adhesives and coatings are applied onto a wide variety of surfaces including films, non-woven, felts and rubbers. The solvents in these materials are evaporated off in a heating process. The company was looking to reduce ventilation air and fuel... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sensors measure visibility and environmental data.

April 26, 2016

Supplied in alloy housing that is resistant to seawater, VS2k-UMB Visibility Sensor accurately measures visibility values up to 2,000 m. Motor vibrates within housing at irregular intervals, preventing arachnids from nesting, which could cause interference. Directly attached to vehicle, MARWIS 2.0 Mobile Road Sensor measures road surface temperature, water film thickness, dew point, air temperature, and RH. Unit transmits data 100 times/sec via Bluetooth in real-time to mobile device in cab. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ambient Light Sensor offers detection from 0 lx to 167 klx.

April 26, 2016

Combining photodiode, low-noise amplifier, and 16-bit ADC in 2 x 2 x 0.85 mm transparent, surface-mount package, Model VEML6030 provides display and keypad dimming adjustment and optical switching for mobile devices. Filtron&trade; technology enables ambient light spectral sensitivity close to that of human eye, while O-Trim&trade; technology provides output tolerance of &le;10 %. Operating from 2.5&ndash;3.6 V supply voltage, RoHS-compliant sensor includes I²C bus interface with voltage range of 1.7&ndash;3.6 V. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Sensors serve remote liquid level applications.

April 26, 2016

Featuring stainless steel housings, full epoxy potting, NEMA 6P/IP68 rating, and 7 kV surge protection, ToughSonic® REMOTE 30/50 are designed for irrigation automation, flood monitoring, and other remote level measurement applications. Respective max ranges are 30 and 50 ft, and both all-digital, lightning-resistant, energy efficient sensors are available with Modbus RS-232 or RS-485 serial data interface; baud Rate of 9600 is adjustable to 115200. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Amplified Pressure Sensors range from 30-6,000 psi gauge.

April 26, 2016

Featuring chemical resistant design, CPA 602 Series Piezoresistive Monolithic Ceramic Pressure Sensors are designed for pasty, polluted, and aggressive media as well as oxygen applications. Using thick-film technology, measuring bridge is printed directly onto one side of ceramic diaphragm. Structure-free backside can be directly exposed to medium to be measured. With supply voltage of 4.5&ndash;5.5 Vdc, sensors provide ratiometric output signal of 0.5&ndash;4.5 V and total error better than 0.4% FS. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition Systems offer accuracy of 0.05% or better.

April 26, 2016

Functioning as Ethernet-connected devices, 16-channel PI 7200 and PI 7300 condition, amplify, and digitize outputs from strain gauges, bridges, IEPE, or voltage transducers. Output is filtered to remove signal components that could produce alias errors, and digitized to 24-bit resolution. Suited for applications where DAS needs to be located on/near test article, ruggedized units feature real-time correction/compensation of gain offset and excitation voltage from -20 to +50°C. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Stage provides 360-degree continuous travel.

April 26, 2016

Exhibiting angular accuracy of 30 arcsec, repeatability of 3 arcsec, and 0.324 arcsec resolution, RTS-DD Series is suited for laboratory, factory automation, and semiconductor processing applications. Low profile design helps minimize abbe errors when used with another motion axis, while brushless direct-drive servo motor eliminates backlash. Series also features optical encoder with precision index mark for homing, and 30 mm through-bore to enable routing of vacuum or high-voltage lines. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Timers & Clocks

Time Synchronization in the Nanosecond Range with IXXAT Software

April 25, 2016

Adding to the existing and proven IXXAT IEEE 1588 solutions, HMS now presents protocol software for IEEE 802.1AS - the first commercially available software package for highly accurate time synchronization of AVB and TSN networks. IEEE 802.1 AS is an adapted version of the IEEE 1588 profile - specially designed for AVB and TSN systems (audio/video broadcasting and time sensitive networking). As... Read More