Electrical Sensors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage

Wireless DC Clamps save, share measurements directly from field.

June 25, 2015

With 64 mm jaw size, a3003 clamps around large, high current conductors and measures up to 2,000 A DC. Fostering accurate measurements without interrupting workflow, a3004 measures 4–20 mA signals without breaking loop and features detachable clamp with extension cable for measurements in tight locations. Both instruments record and store up to 65,000 measurements with logging feature and wirelessly send data to Fluke Connect®-enabled master units and Fluke Connect mobile app. Read More

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

Temperature Controllers has UL listing and integrated design.

June 16, 2015

UL-Listed HALO® combines multiple sensor inputs, including process temperature, limit temperature, and current sensing, to allow monitoring of multiple heaters wired in parallel. Designed for use in remote locations that may pose limited accessibility issues for maintenance personnel, unit also offers Modbus RS-485 communications, DIO, hi/low alarm output, and ramp/soak temperature profiles. Plug-and-play operation is supported with SENTINEL® Gas and Pump Line heaters. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Current/Power Sensor has analog output and 2-wire digital bus.

June 11, 2015

Available in 3 x 3 mm VDFN package, PAC1921 consists of high-side current sensor with digital output and configurable analog output that can present power, current, or voltage over one output pin. All power-related output values are also simultaneously available over 2-Wire digital bus, which is compatible with I²C™. While 2-Wire bus maximizes data and diagnostic reporting, analog output minimizes data latency. Analog output can also be adjusted for use with 3, 2, 1.5, or 1 V MCU inputs. 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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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Current Probe provides sensitivity down to 1 mA/div.

April 16, 2015

Sensitivity of CP030A and CP031A probes, which feature respective bandwidths of 50 and 100 MHz, lets users measure current from mA range up to 30 Arms continuous and 50 A peak, all with same probe. Accommodating space restrictions on crowded boards, design includes jaws sized to probe currents in tight spaces while retaining ability to clamp onto up to 5 mm dia conductors. Both probes connect to oscilloscope via ProBus interface and do not require additional hardware. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dual Channel TDR locates faults on metallic cables.

April 15, 2015

Designed to locate faults on all metallic cables, including twisted pair wires and coax cables, TDR2010 Time Domain Reflectometer features 800 x 400 pixel, backlit WVGA color LCD with user-definable tones. IP54-rated unit offers velocity factor of 0.20–0.99 and 5 output impedances of 25, 50, 75, 100, and 125 Ω. TDR has minimum resolution of 0.1 m and max range of 20 km, depending on velocity factor and cable type. With trace tagging function, user can maintain records of circuit details. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

AC Voltage Detectors measure up to 600 or 1,000 V.

April 13, 2015

With 50–600 Vac range, Sniff-It™ Jr. combines built-in headlight, audio alerts, and shock-resistant ABS housing. Unit features CAT III certification, providing protection for both product and user. Sniff-it™ 3 adds wider range of 25–1,000 Vac, both audio and visual alerts, adjustable sensitivity, and ABS housing with rubber grip. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Conductivity Meter utilizes remote sensor.

April 9, 2015

Comprising inductive sensing element and transmitter with integrated CombiView display, CombiLyz AFI5 offers 14 selectable measurement ranges from 500 µS/cm to 1,000 mS/cm, including conductivity, concentration, temperature, current output, switching states, and device status. Sensing element and transmitter can be installed separately and connected via cable. With max deviation of <1%, sensor has response time of <0.3 sec for conductivity measurements and <15 sec for temperature. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Diagnostic Test Tools find switching system faults.

April 1, 2015

Designed for Pickering PXI, PCI, or LXI products, eBIRST Switching System Test Tools identify faulty relays and display graphical representation of switching system’s PCB assembly, highlighting relays that need to be replaced. Three tools support 200-way LFH, 78-way D, and 50-way D connectors, while set of adapters allow connection to other connector types. Application program controls tools via USB2 connection that also provides power and controls switching system using Test Definition File. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voltage/Ground Fault Monitors promote battery protection and life.

March 20, 2015

Featuring 4 Form C contacts, VGM-100 Battery Voltage and Ground Fault Monitor reads battery status, detects out-of-limit conditions, and provides alarm conditions at user settings. Real-time battery ground fault monitor, GFM-100, displays positive or negative ground fault message and can activate one of 4 Form C contacts. Upon detecting over/under voltage condition, VM-100 Battery String Voltage Monitor displays voltage over/under status and activates  4 Form C contacts. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

AFCI Receptacle helps prevent electrical fires.

March 18, 2015

Available in 15 and 20 A models, Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter Receptacle protects against electrical fires by detecting arc faults and de-energizing circuit. Ground terminal back-wire speeds installation, while auto-ground clip assures positive ground to metal box. Featuring thermoplastic construction, receptacle is impact- and tamper-resistant with automatic shutter system that prevents children from inserting objects. Unit takes #14-10 AWG stranded or solid, copper, or copperclad conductors. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Current Probe evaluates switch mode power supplies.

March 5, 2015

At 100 MHz bandwidth, R&S RT-ZC20B Current Probe can measure AC and DC of max 30 A (RMS)/50 A (peak) current with resolution of 10 mA. Via probe interface, R&S RTO, R&S RTE, and R&S RTM oscilloscopes automatically detect up to 4 current probes connected in parallel. Instruments also automatically adjust vertical scaling and zeroing settings. Degaussing function is activated directly on instrument. With oscilloscopes' 16-bit high definition option, currents less than 1 mA can also be measured. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Mini-Clamp Meter spot checks electrical systems.

March 3, 2015

Measuring 5.8 in. tall, pocket-sized AMP-25 AC/DC TRMS Mini-Clamp measures AC/DC load (60/300 A) and in-rush current for motor start-up monitoring, with features like True-RMS for accuracy in electrically noisy environments, non-contact voltage detection, and 300 A low pass filter for variable frequency drive testing. Meter is safety rated CAT III 600 V and features DCA zero and data hold functions, auto power off, 1 in. jaw opening, and backlit screen. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Static Meters come in handheld and inline models.

February 4, 2015

Providing precision measurement of static electricity, temperature, and humidity, SK Series of Electrostatic Sensors allow user to monitor charges on parts or check static eliminator performance while viewing or outputting data as required. Handheld SK-H050 features built-in laser aim, 180° rotating head, and large LCD. Integrated into existing machine, inline SK-050 displays measurements on integrated amplifier or via RS-232, EtherNet/IP, and analog voltage/current output. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Toroidal Conductivity Transmitter serves hygienic applications.

December 29, 2014

Supplied in seamless, gap-free, NEMA 6P/IP69K stainless steel or plastic housing that withstands CIP operations, Smartec CLD18 food-safe PEEK toroidal sensor features potted electronics and FDA-listed wetted materials and uses inductive technique to measure conductivity from 200 µS/cm to 1,000 mS/cm. Transmitter also has platinum RTD Pt 1000 temperature sensor, embedded in PEEK body, and both outputs are via 0–20 or 4–20 mA signal. Binary input allows range switching. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Compact Angle Sensor has return spring and 26 mm housing profile.

December 5, 2014

Supplied in plastic housing and sealed to IP67 with mounting o-ring, SP1600 Series converts rotational angle into voltage output. Return spring compresses in CW direction and decompresses in CCW. Along with integrated 3-pin AMP Tyco Micro Quadlock connector, features include -30 to +120°C operating range, defined electrical angles of 120° and 105° on separate models, nominal resistance of 5 kΩ, linearity of ±2% of supply voltage, and life expectancy of ≥4 million movements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Intelligent Dataloggers send HVAC/R data over BACnet.

November 17, 2014

When connected to Modbus gateway, Series 3 dataTaker Intelligent Data Loggers can communicate over BACnet for such HVAC verification applications as energy efficiency and air quality monitoring. Universal analog input channels provide flexibility to monitor temperature, humidity, and current/voltage; store data to memory; and transfer it over Bacnet. These intelligent dataloggers also incorporate serial and Ethernet capabilities. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Circuit Breaker Finder performs multiple functions.

November 7, 2014

Comprising transmitter and receiver, BF20 Circuit Breaker Finder with NCV Detector and GFCI Outlet Checker determines circuit breaker or fuse associated with any 110 V outlet without interrupting power. Fully automatic unit also detects energized lines, cables, and outlets; tests for and identifies common outlet wiring faults; and verifies operation of GFCI circuits. Designed to comply with safety standard IEC 61010-1, instrument includes circuit that eliminates false positives. Read More

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

Solar PV Components target 1,500 Vdc applications.

October 30, 2014

Intended for use in solar PV applications, 1,500 Vdc-rated components include such products as disconnect switches, molded case switches, contactors, surge protective devices, and voltage/current sensors. Some components are rated up to 3,000 A at 1,500 Vdc and carry various UL and/or IEC certifications. All are designed to meet development trends towards large-scale, 1,500 Vdc utility power plants. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Materials & Material Processing

Static Grounding Relay helps control ignition risk.

October 13, 2014

Featuring HAZLOC-approved, Intrinsically Safe-certified circuit, Earth-Rite® OMEGA II monitors resistance of circuits designed to ground equipment subject to electrostatic charging. Adjustable resistance monitoring settings of 2, 4, 10, and 600 Ω accommodate requirements of diverse applications. While 2-pole FM-approved static grounding clamps and Cen-Stat™ grounding cable connect relay to hazardous area equipment, internal 2 dry changeover contacts allow interlocking with process equipment. Read More