Fluid Sensors & Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Passive UHF Inlay senses moisture level.

February 17, 2015

Specifically designed to measure moisture conditions in industrial environments, SENSOR DOGBONE is available in dry, wet, and label format to suit all converting industry needs. Inlay's die cut size is 3.8 x 1.1 in. with antenna measuring 3.5 x 0.9 in. Based on RFMicron Magnus® S chip, sensor operates in 860–960 MHz frequency range and works on low and high dielectric materials, including cardboard, plastic, stone, wood, and construction material. Read More

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Viscosity Meter incorporates tuning fork design.

February 11, 2015

Providing accurate, fast-response viscosity and density monitoring, direct insertion Micro Motion® Fork Viscosity Meter is suited for demanding process applications such as oil-fired heater combustion control, HFO blending/production, and pump protection. Unit incorporates hazardous area approved head-mounted transmitter that can connect to control systems via digital and analog protocols. Meter is also capable of accepting and processing external signals from other field instrumentation. Read More

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Incontinence Sensor alerts caregivers of in-bed moisture.

October 13, 2014

Supplied as wired sensor or adapted with wireless transmitter, Incontinence Sensor can be paired with alarm system to detect incontinence and excessive sweat in bed. Presence of any moisture on pad alerts caregiver of issue. As single-patient, multiple-use sensor serving home healthcare and post-acute care monitoring markets, sensor pad can be wiped down using non-caustic cleaners for multiple uses. Lifetime is approximately 25 cleanings or 30 days for single patient. Read More

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Digital Viscometer features continuous sensing design.

October 10, 2014

Available with multiple language choices, Model DV1 has 3 hot keys for quick access to spindle selection, test speed, and other functions. Operator can customize display, choosing which number appears larger on screen based on operational preferences. With optional Wingather SQ Software, user can collect, analyze, and record test data. Multiple tests can be compared graphically and user can export data files to Excel. Viscometer also includes USB output connection for Dymo Printer. Read More

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Digital Viscometer offers continuous sensing.

October 3, 2014

With display optimized for readability, DV1 offers multiple language choices. UI has 3 hot keys for direct access to spindle selection, test speed, and other functions, and lab stand maximizes amount of room available for sample placement. Direct access is provided to time measurement functions (time to torque, time to stop), and USB output connection is available for Dymo Printer. Wingather SQ Software and temperature measurement are available options. Read More

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Water Leak Detector operates from battery or external power.

April 25, 2014

With adjustable sensing height down to 1/32 in., Series WD3 protects equipment from water damage by detecting water in drip pans in air handler units, under raised floors in data centers, or on floors around sump pumps and drains. Water is detected once it reaches level that bridges 2 conductive strips on bottom of housing. Depending on model, audible and/or visual alerts will provide local indication of alarm condition and internal switch will deliver remote indication or control. Read More

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Oil Quality Sensor eliminates unnecessary oil changes.

April 23, 2014

Eliminating need for interval oil changes, Oil Quality Sensor (OQS) monitors oil condition – contamination and moisture – to enable oil to be changed based on need. This live, flexible, condition-based monitoring solution can be permanently mounted within any lubrication system on any type of machine. Data can be displayed on existing system or STAUFF Oil Quality Display (OQD). Read More

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Direct Insertion Meter monitors density and concentration.

March 10, 2014

Featuring tuning fork design, Fork Density Meter incorporates hazardous area head-mounted transmitter that can digitally connect to distributed control systems and output raw sensor signals to signal converters and flow computers. System supports 4-20mA, HART, and WirelessHART, as well as Sensor Time Period, Foundation fieldbus, and RS485 Modbus communications. Known Density Verification feature checks meter for measurement alarm conditions, sensor integrity, and presence of coating/corrosion. Read More

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Liquid Density Meter/Hydrometer uses in-tank probe.

February 28, 2014

Utilizing in-tank, drop-hang submersible probe, Model SG-100M measures, monitors, records, and controls specific gravity and liquid density. Probe can be used independently or integrated into existing PLC. Users submerge probe up to 500 ft and connect to electronics module to provide digital readouts of user-defined values. For automatic process control, 4–20 mA analog output board can be used. Since pressure is irrelevant for SG-100M, it can measure in any depth/density of liquids or slurries. Read More

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Online Density Meter offers calibration traceable to ISO17025.

November 4, 2013

Designed for custody transfer metering of crude oil, refined hydrocarbons, alcohols, and aggressive process liquids, Micro Motion® Compact Density Meter incorporates compensation techniques that ensure optimal performance under varying process and external environments. Multivariable digital technology incorporates fluid flow rate indication, and other features include global calibration facilities and transmitter module that can output sensor data in 4 formats simultaneously. Read More

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Gas Density Meter conforms to custody transfer best practices.

October 22, 2013

Using Ni-span C® vibrating cylinder technology for online density metering, Micro Motion 7812 supports natural gas custody transfer, refinery/fuel gas measurement, and hydrogen purity monitoring. Unit incorporates head-mounted transmitter that can digitally connect to distributed control systems as well as output raw sensor signals to flow computer. Transmitter module can output sensor data in 4 formats simultaneously: sensor frequency, 4–20 mA, HART, and RS485 Modbus. Read More

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Digital Battery Hydrometer/Tester features Bluetooth data logging.

October 15, 2013

Within 3 sec, SBS-2003 converts refractive index of few drops of sulfuric acid (H2S04) drawn through tube into temperature-compensated specific gravity and then displays specific gravity, temperature, and cell count. Operation requires user to insert nozzle into battery and depress finger pump. Able to store results for future download via Bluetooth®, tester  also features field-replaceable spare parts and is compatible with all versions of Windows® and Office®. Read More

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Analytical Instrument offers viscosity and molecular sizing.

August 7, 2013

Designed to help solve key analytical challenges at preformulation stage of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical development, automated Viscosizer 200 delivers viscosity and molecular size data on UV-active samples, using volumes of less than 10 µL. Temperature-controlled instrument measures viscosity from 0.9–120 cP and hydrodynamic radius from 0.2–100 nm, in samples at concentrations from 0.1 to >300 mg/mL. Integrated carousel autosampler can be configured with up to 45 vial positions. Read More

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Viscometer targets oil/gas drilling industry.

July 23, 2013

Designed to measure viscosity of oil drilling and fracturing fluids at atmospheric pressure in both field and laboratory settings, Model BF35 comes complete with set of 4 spindles and F1.0 spring torque. Sample is placed in cup and spindle/chamber combination is then immersed into sample. When motor is turned on, chamber rotates while spindle remains stationary. When dial reading becomes stable, torque reading is recorded and manually converted into viscosity value in centipoise. Read More

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Real-Time Cell Density Sensor leverages NIR optical absorption.

April 9, 2013

Supplied in 316L stainless steel body with sapphire windows, hygienic and non-intrusive OUSBT66 is designed for in-situ cell production optimization in life science processes, fermentation biomass measurement, and algae growth monitoring for biofuel production. Measuring head, which contains LED light source and optical sensor, is hermetically sealed. Light is filtered to 880 nm on detector side of sensor, allowing direct correlation of cell density in process by receiving sensor. Read More

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Rheometer offers straight-forward, single-point operation.

March 27, 2013

Along with math models such as Power Law that can analyze data for flow index and other selectable variables, DV3T features 7 in. full color touchscreen that displays all test parameters along with measured values for yield stress, viscosity, and temperature. On screen graphing shows real-time test data, which can be captured in stand-alone mode, recorded on printer, or sent to PC. PG Flash Software, also included, is used for creating repeatable custom tests. Read More

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Water Cut Monitor offers accuracy down to 0.03% water.

November 12, 2012

Equipped with built-in LCD and keypad, Universal IV™ CM Model provides measurement resolution down to 0.0002 % water. Unit features Cote-Shield™ technology, which ignores coating buildup on probe. Extending minimum of 15 in. into process line, sensing element takes average of capacitive property of fluid over its entire length. Probe handles pressures to 1,500 psi and temperatures to 450°F. Configurable for NPT or flanged mountings, Universal IV CM comes pre-calibrated to 1 of 11 pre-set ranges. Read More

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Digital Specific Gravity Tester offers results within seconds.

August 13, 2012

With testing range of 0.000-2.000, Model SBS-2500 delivers temperature-compensated, specific gravity results in seconds and can store up to 1,100 results internally. Custom Excel software enables users to download results for instant battery records. Each tester includes: digital hydrometer, carrying case, Getting Started Tutorial Software, data transmission software, IR computer link, 2 alkaline AAA batteries, sampling tube, and protective rubber boot. Read More

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Viscosity Measurement Chip eliminates onset of early turbulence.

July 5, 2012

Mounted on m-VROC viscometer, E chip attains 2,000,000 1/s measurements of water-like viscosity or 1,000,000 1/s for various injket inks (~4 mPas). Defined, micro-fabricated uniform flow channel maintains laminar flow at elevated shear rates, producing accurate measurements. Viscosity measurement is further facilitated by full scale pressure of chip. Read More

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Polymer Moisture Sensor System displays readings in real time.

May 30, 2012

MoistureMaster(TM) polymer moisture sensor system displays resin moisture content in real time, eliminating need for manual moisture analysis procedures. It is designed for molders and extruders of medical devices who must know actual polymer moisture content to maintain physical and visual properties. Stand-alone moisture sensor can be added to drying hopper regardless of brand, while color touch screen control can monitor 4 or 8 sensors, displaying resin moisture content in percent or ppm. Read More