Acoustic & Sound Sensors

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

PCB Piezotronics Announces Platinum Stock Product Program

November 1, 2011

Sensors with Lifetime Warranty and In-Stock Guarantee Depew, NY - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a world leader in vibration, acoustic, pressure, force, and torque sensors, announces the introduction of the PCB Platinum Stock Product program. Building on a commitment to Total Customer Satisfaction the program offers PCB sensors and accessories with a lifetime warranty and an in-stock guarantee. The... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Detector monitors and records bats.

September 27, 2011

Weighing less than .35 kg and fully self-contained, Echo Meter EM3 enables user to monitor bat calls with headphones or built-in speaker. Bat passes are recorded while user simultaneously listens to bat calls in method of choice, including Heterodyne, Frequency Division, or Real Time Expansion mode. Auto-Het feature automatically tunes detector based on echolocation frequency. To facilitate post... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Microphone and Preamplifier allow testing to +120°C.

August 3, 2011

Combining condenser microphone and preamplifier, Model HT378B02 helps overcome high temperature testing challenges associated with acoustic measurements in environmental chambers or other high temperature applications. Unit is used by test engineers to measure sound pressure amplitude and perform frequency analysis to minimize noise, identify resonance frequencies, and preserve human hearing.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Services

Mercury Computer Systems Wins Contract to Deliver Embedded Products and Integration Services for Airborne Early Warning and Control Systems

July 6, 2011

Innovative technology optimizes performance in systems enhancing warfighters' defensive capabilities CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Mercury Computer Systems Inc., (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mc.com), a trusted provider of commercially developed ISR subsystems, announced a multi-year contract award from a global provider of products, services and solutions for military defense. Mercury will provide embedded computing... Read More

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

ClearOne Expands Collaboration Options with New Ceiling Microphone

June 27, 2011

SALT LAKE CITY - ClearOne (NASDAQ: CLRO), a global communications and entertainment solutions company, announced it is expanding its line of audio and teleconferencing microphones with its first model designed expressly for ceiling installation. Conceived for group meeting environments not suited for tabletop solutions, the new model is a high performance, three-element microphone which minimizes... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

PCB Piezotronics Microphones Help Analyze Tornadoes

June 23, 2011

Researchers Seek To Sample Internal Tornado Environment Depew, NY - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a global leader in vibration, acoustic, pressure, force, and torque sensors, recently teamed up with the TWISTEX (Tactical Weather Instrumented Sampling in Tornadoes/Thunderstorms Experiment) project to analyze and characterize tornadoes by using PCB's ¼" free field microphone and preamplifier model... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Array Microphones suit holography, sound pressure measurement.

June 20, 2011

Operating over 20 Hz to 20 kHz range, models 130E20, 130E21, and 130E22 have similar specifications but are respectively differentiated by BNC, 10-32, and SMB connectors. All models have electret designs and operate on free-field response type, which compensates for their own presence in sound field. Sensitivity is 45 mV/Pa, with noise dloor rating of 30 dBA, and sound pressure level measurement... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Microphone System helps teachers be heard in classroom.

June 17, 2011

Available with 1 or 2 microphones, FreeSpeech(TM) system leverages RF/IR wireless technology to add amplified speech audio reinforcement as part of complete classroom media presentation system. Hands-free microphone can be clipped to lapel, hung around neck, or placed in tabletop stand, and built-in 30 W stereo amplifier provides everything needed to drive set of speakers. It also allows for... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Label Sensor has extended baseplate option.

May 20, 2011

Intended for registration and counting applications, LRD8200 Ultrasonic Label Sensor is available with optional extended baseplate to support wider webs and promote better web tracking on machines. Optional baseplate, which supplants standard baseplate with removal of one screw, extends 2 in. from end of sensor. Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

New MEMS Microphones from STMicroelectronics Enhance Audio Experience in Mobile Phones and Portable Computers

May 5, 2011

Geneva - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications,[1] today introduced two new digital MEMS microphones. Combining superior sound quality with robustness and reliability at reduced size and cost, ST's... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

USB Ribbon Microphone combines vintage sound, modern technology.

May 3, 2011

Suited for those requiring retro sound during digital recording, UR-1 microphone combines classic, mellow sound of ribbon microphone and integrates it with USB technology. Electrical circuitry matches input requirements of ADCs and USB output with low-noise and high dynamic range. Focused in all-metal body with double-shielded grill, microphone can be used for recording singing, voiceovers, and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

MXL® Microphones to Bundle Mixcraft(TM) 4 LE Recording Software with Select USB Microphones

May 2, 2011

MXL Teams with Acoustica to Include Virtual Multi-track Studio Software El Segundo, CA - MXL Microphones, the Pro Audio division of Marshall Electronics, announces a joint agreement with Acoustica, the manufacturer of Mixcraft(TM) recording software. As part of the joint agreement, MXL will be shipping select USB microphones with a free version of Acoustica Mixcraft 4 LE Virtual Recording Studio... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Simrad Yachting Honored with Two Industry Awards for Product Innovation

February 28, 2011

Motor Boating Magazine's Best of the Year and NMMA Innovation Awards Are the Latest Additions to Long List of Accolades Garnered by the Electronics Leader Tulsa, Okla. - Simrad Yachting, the market leader in marine electronics for recreational boating, announced today that it has received two top product awards at the 70th Miami International Boat Show. The Simrad NSE multifunction display and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

MEMS Microphone incorporates I²S digital interface.

January 25, 2011

Offering plug-and-play compatibility for non-handset applications, ADMP441 iMEMS® microphone delivers 24-bit data with industry-standard I²S (Inter-IC Sound) digital interface. SNR of 61 dBA promotes sound quality and intelligibility in far-field applications, while flat frequency response from 100 Hz to 15 kHz produces balanced and natural sound. Also, PSRR of 80 dBFS delivers RF and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Free-Field Microphone, Preamplifier offer TEDS capabilities.

January 20, 2011

As combined ½ in. free-field pressure microphone and iTEDS enabled preamplifier (per IEEE 1451.4) set, Endevco® model EM46AE is designed for general-purpose and larger channel count precision acoustic measurements. Condenser microphone and preamplifier are both constructed of stainless steel and calibrated together. With frequency response from 3.15 Hz to 20 kHz and dynamic range of 14 dBA... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Goodrich Delivers 24th Sonar Composite Dome for U.S. Navy FFG-7 Class Frigates

January 17, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 7, 2011 - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has delivered its 24th Sonar Composite Dome (SCD) for U.S. Navy FFG-7 class frigates. Goodrich's Engineered Polymer Products (EPP) team in Jacksonville, Fla. has been the exclusive supplier of sonar domes for FFG-7, DDG-51, and CG-47 class ships to the U.S. Navy and allied navies for more than 40 years. A sonar dome is an... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasonic Leak Detector suits pressurized gas applications.

December 23, 2010

Designed to trigger alarm only when inaudible ultrasound is detected between 25-100 kHz, Banshee343 provides wide-area gas detection coverage in any hazardous-area application where pressurized gas is present - regardless of environmental conditions. Four piezo-electric sensor heads, sealed in ceramic housing with no moving parts, provide wide coverage area with 20 m radius. Detector never... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Crash Sensors accelerate relay of crash data.

November 30, 2010

Crash Impact Sound Sensor improves vehicle occupant protection by using structure-borne noise generated during frontal and side-impact collisions to determine how airbags deploy. Analyzing and evaluating collision within milliseconds, algorithms relay data about crash event to vehicle's restraints control module so airbags and pre-tensioners can be fired with proper force at timing. Side-mounted... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Services, Transportation Industry Products

A. Schulman Wins Four Society of Plastics Engineers' European Automotive Awards, Including Innovation Award for Seat Belt Microphone for Audi

November 30, 2010

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 18, 2010 - A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq: SHLM) recently received four 2010 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) European automotive awards, including the highly prestigious Innovation Award for the seat belt microphone manufactured for Audi. The award-winning seat belt microphone for the Audi R8 Spyder allows drivers to make and receive clear and undisturbed hands-free cell phone... Read More