Leak & Flaw Sensors & Detectors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Pressure Switches display 7 units of pressure.

January 13, 2015

Virtually eliminating need for conversion, 31 Series can be set to and changed from psi, inHg, kPa, MPA, kgf/cm2, bar, and mmHg. Series includes VUS-31R-N for compound pressure, VUS-31-N  for negative pressure, and SEU-31-N for positive pressure. Units are equipped with high-visibility, 3-color dual LCDs featuring color-coded main- and sub-numbering. Fitted with 2 m cable or 4-pin M8 male connector, switches offer 2 NPN or 2 PNP output, as well as analog voltage or current output. Read More

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Pressure Sensors target direct and oil-filled sensing systems.

December 19, 2014

Exceeding AEC-Q100 automotive requirements, Models MLX90815 and MLX90816 are discrete MEMS devices for measuring absolute pressure in demanding operational environments. Model MLX90815 determines pressures from 0–30 bar absolute, while Model MLX90816 covers full scale pressures ranging from 30–50 bar absolute. Typical sensitivity is 1.5 mV/V/bar for MLX90815 and 0.5 mV/V/bar for MLX90816. Operating from -40 to +150°C, both have maximum deviation in linearity of just 0.2% FS. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Sensors are suited for aircraft liquid/gas monitoring.

December 18, 2014

For mission-critical fuel, hydraulics, environmental control, coolant, and lubrication monitoring systems, AS-PT series includes models with thin film sputtered deposition strain-gage or variable capacitive ceramic sensing technologies. Leakproof transmitters measure pressure from 0–11,000 psia. Electronics with precision analog signal conditioning and ASIC circuitry for linearization combined with multi-point pressure calibration and temperature compensation promote accuracy and repeatability. Read More

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RFID Pressure Monitoring Tag operates without batteries.

December 18, 2014

Without requiring battery on sensor tag, Cyclon-05BA wireless monitoring device can transmit unique identifier and associated absolute pressure measurement data to commercial EPC C1G2 reader. Unit features MS5803-05BA sensor to monitor pressures up to 6 bar and comes in various antenna designs and sizes to adapt performance to required application in 860–960 MHz band. With reading distance of ~5 ft, tag can be embedded in various materials. Read More

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Pressure Measurement System tests bra comfort and fit.

November 14, 2014

Unlike other tactile sensing technologies, Bra Pressure Measurement System can resolve to pressures as low as 0.01 psi or 0.5 mm Hg while conforming to complex body shapes. Seven array sensors, featuring 1,764 pressure-sensing elements, are constructed with conductive cloth materials and are mounted on customer-supplied mannequin. System also includes Chameleon Visualization Software with multiple display options, integrated video, and API, enabling customer to collect, save, and export data. Read More

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

Sensor System monitors level in pressurized reservoirs. .

October 31, 2014

Utilizing adjustable sensor to set specific levels, Low-Level-Sensing Reservoir System prevents empty material reservoirs from introducing air into dispensing lines, eliminating contamination during dispensing process. SB-100 controller activates warning when material in reservoir reaches specified low level and is equipped with external PLC connection that allows for total line shutdown. Low-level functions include remote visual beacon, audio buzzer, and auto shutdown. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Refrigerant Leak Detector uses dual detection technologies.

October 13, 2014

Built to detect all commercially available HFC, HFO, HC, HCFC, and CFC refrigerant gases, Model RLD440 is suited for inspecting and maintaining mobile and stationary air conditioners, refrigerators, chillers, and heat pumps. UV detection mode allows technicians to determine if refrigerant gas leak exists, while solid electrolyte semiconductor sensor can pinpoint source of leak and gauge its size. With 3 sensitivity levels, users can choose right level for specific environments. Read More

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Pressure Sensors offer detection from 0.1-2 in. H2O.

October 13, 2014

Based on thermal mass flow measuring principles, FPS Series employs technology that integrates flow channel with sensing elements. Use of chopper offset compensation enables offset stability of better than 0.1% to be achieved. Available for use with 3 or 5 V supply and with analog or digital SPI output, sensor is designed with MCU for precision digital signal conditioning and intended for clean air and gas applications. Flow rates allow use of input filters and long pneumatic tubing. Read More