Pressure & Vacuum Sensors

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Vapor Pressure Analyzer leverages laser measurement technology.

April 23, 2015

Utilizing piston expansion principle for measurement, explosion proof-certified Vapour Pressure analyzer, suited for hazardous area use, features cooled sample cell and does not require industrial air or purge gases. Flame arrestors maximize flow rates with viscous products, and multiple communications options are available. Featuring integrated, 17 in. touchscreen, analyzer is completely ASTM D6377 compliant and can measure single and multiple adjustable vapour liquid ratios (0.02:1 upwards). Read More

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Digital Pressure Sensor operates from 3.3 or 5 V supply.

April 20, 2015

Supporting integration into various process control and measurement systems, DLV Series (5, 15, 30, and 60 psi) provides calibrated and compensated output over -20 to +85°C range. Power consumption modes accommodate battery-powered or remote systems, and Sil-Gel die coating enhances media protection. Along with I²C or SPI interface options, features include accuracy of 0.5% (typ) over temperature, SIP and DIP lead configurations, and PCB-mountable package. Read More

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Heavy-Duty Pressure Sensors serve in demanding applications.

April 17, 2015

Available with custom mountings, Filterminder™ sensors monitor vacuum or pressure levels in both wet and dry applications. Products are designed to meet SAE requirements for EMI/EMC radiation and immunity levels while operating on typical 5 Vdc systems and use temperature-compensated ceramic pressure die bonded via eutectic soldering process. Analog output signal from 0.5–4.5 Vdc can integrate with ECM modules or telematic fleet management systems. Read More

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Hammer Union Pressure Sensor meets oil, gas industry needs.

April 15, 2015

Designed to withstand drilling and well servicing applications, NEMA 4-rated 1502 Hammer Union pressure sensor has all-welded stainless steel construction and Inconel X-750 wetted parts. Shock- and vibration-resistant unit delivers static accuracy of 0.25% FS (BFSL) over standard ranges of 0–5,000, 0–10,000, 0–15,000, and 0–20,000 psi; requires 10–28 Vdc excitation; and provides intrinsically safe 4–20 mA 2-wire output. Standard connection is PTIH-10-6P or equivalent with protective cap. Read More

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Rugged Pressure Sensor provides 2 mm resolution.

April 10, 2015

Housed in 3.3 x 3.3 x 2.5 mm ceramic-metal package, Model MS5837-30BA includes I2C bus interface and is suited for depth measurement systems in water-based applications. Gel-filled sensor features ultra-low power delta sigma ADC that offers precise 24-bit pressure and temperature values, while using only 0.6 µA. With response time as low as 0.5 ms, hermetically sealed sensor offers long term stability across pressure range of 0–30 bar in temperatures from -20 to +85°C. Read More

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MEMS Pressure Sensor features catheter mountable design.

March 31, 2015

Designed for 1-French catheter market, Model SM1120 features in vivo drift performance of 2 mmHg/hr and broad operating pressure range of 0–1,100 mmHg absolute. Microsensor size of 700 x 220 x 75 µm provides ample space for 1-French catheter designs, enabling maneuverability to reach challenging locations. Compliant with RoHS and REACH requirements, sensor features input resistance of 3.1 KΩ and burst pressure of 5,700 mmHg. Pad options include gold, platinum, and solder bumped. Read More

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Pressure Transmitters and Switches operate in hazardous areas.

March 27, 2015

Available in 7 ranges from 0–10,000 psi, Model 3800 Series Pressure Transmitters offer 5 ms response times with choice of loop-powered 4–20 mA or low-power 1–5 Vdc output. Units have NEMA4X/IP66 housings, stainless steel wetted parts, and hermetically sealed enclosures without O-rings. Providing 4–20 mA standard output and optional 1–5 Vdc output, all stainless steel Model 3820 Series OEM Pressure Switch-Transmitters add 30 V, 120 mA normally open solid state relay switch with ±2% URL accuracy. Read More

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Pressure Transducer/Switch has programmable, 360° display.

March 10, 2015

Accurate to within 0.5% of max operating pressure (10,000 psi), electronic TDEPD offers marquee display that can be set to revolve, hold at fixed angle, or inverted. Selectable red/green display colors allow sensor to be programmed to provide various visual cues for fluid power system. Along with Spike Monitoring Technology, features include field-selectable outputs, sub-millisecond update time, and redundant sensing elements. All-digital unit, sealed to IP67, is shock rated to 50G. Read More

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Wireless Hydraulic Pressure Tester leverages RFIFD technology.

March 9, 2015

Using RFID technology, PT-RF transfers energy required for measurement to pressure transmitter via antenna, placed ~½ in. from pressure transmitter tip, of reading device. Pressing button activates pressure transmitter, and pressure is read in <½ sec. Supplied in IP65, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing, handheld reader displays and stores data for 15,000+ measurement sets, which can be used for further evaluation or download to PC via USB interface. Read More

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Pressure Switch offers IP67 protection.

February 24, 2015

While compatible with corrosive media, Model 784-S can also be used in environments that subject it to oil, fuel, water, dust, vibration, and shock. Features include snap-action electrical switch is tested to 1 million cycles, deutsch 3-pin connection, and gold contact switches for dry circuit applications. Areas of use encompass applications with limited installation space, including off-road and industrial equipment, train braking systems, compactors, and compressors.
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Pressure Sensors suit liquid and gas applications.

February 20, 2015

Providing absolute and gauge pressure measurement in gases, vapors, or liquids, Series P8211, P8271, and P8281 offer pressure sensing as high as 6,000 psi with 4–20 mA output. P8211 models are suitable for OEM equipment applications as well as process applications in oil/gas, chemical, or food/beverage industries. Featuring rugged industrial design, P8271/P8281 sensors offer high degree of programmability, local display options, HART communication option, and hazardous location certifications. Read More

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Low Pressure Sensors offer ranges up to 40 in. H2O.

February 16, 2015

Operating on 3 V, 5 V, and 12/24 Vdc systems while maintaining analog signal from 0.5–4.5 Vdc, Filterminder™ Sensors monitor vacuum or pressure levels in applications such as air filter restriction or cabin pressures. Units feature full-scale response time of 2 ms and accuracy of 2.5% FSO across operating temperature of -40 to 125°C. Available with 1/8-27 NPT, 3/8-24 Straight Thread, and M10x1 mounting options, IP66-rated sensors use AMPSEAL-16 3-wire power connector to keep out dust and water. Read More

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Compact Modular Pressure Switches serve hydraulic applications.

February 6, 2015

Available in diverse configurations, CE-compliant PSW8 series features facilitated field setting with hex 5 allen screw. Low pressure ranges feature diaphragm pressure switch design, while higher pressure ranges feature compact piston design. Generally targeting stationary or mobile hydraulic applications, these products can be used in factory automation, balers, compactors, overload controls, machine tools, hydraulic power packs, railway, and marine applications. Read More

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Pressure Transducer features high-seed USBH output.

January 27, 2015

Available in gage, sealed gage, and absolute pressure models, PX51 features all-stainless steel construction and connects directly to computer. PC software takes data from transducer directly to digital domain, turning laptop or Windows®-based tablet (with USB connection) into virtual meter, chart recorder, or datalogger. Supplied with .NET APIs, command set for command-line access, and 6 ft USB cable, transducer supports use in harsh environments. Read More

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Deep UV Luminescence Spectrophotometer extends research abilities.

January 23, 2015

Used for characterization of spectral measurements from vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) to NIR, VUV universal spectrophotometer can measure reflectance, transmission, and fluorescence emission over its complete working range of 120 nm to 2.2 microns. Test system includes sample chamber with toroidal optics, can operate purged or under vacuum, and interfaces to cryogenic and heated sample mounts. Other features include auxiliary ports in sample area and interchangeable 5-position sample holders. Read More

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Differential Pressure Transducers utilize solid state sensor.

January 22, 2015

Based on micromachined silicon sensor, PX509HL Series provides stable reading with accuracy of 0.08% and broad compensated range of -20 to 85°C. Wet/wet differential pressure transducers operate in demanding industrial areas with ruggedized containment pressure up to 10,000 psi. Compensated overload range minimizes errors induced by large line pressures. Constructed of welded stainless steel, modular transducers offer user accessible potentiometers for zero and span. Read More

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Cold Cathode Gauge provides ±10% accuracy.

January 13, 2015

Offering wide measurement range from 10-10 to 10-2 Torr, Granville-Phillips® Series 500 includes electronics as well as digital and analog interfaces. Patent-pending method for determining pressure dosage over time provides for predictive maintenance. With USB interface and GP Connect software, users can set up gauge, graph pressure trend, and check usage statistics. Applications include R&D, coating, semiconductor, analytical, high energy physics, and general vacuum. Read More

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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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Insertion Meter comes with or without data logger.

January 12, 2015

Designed to measure flow, pressure, and temperature, VPFlowScope is suitable for mobile measurements and fixed installations. Unit offers measuring ranges of 0–500 sfps, 0–250 or 0–500 psi, and up to 140°F. Software can rotate display by 180° and backlighting is adjustable. Basic configuration can be done via display, so laptop is not necessary. Providing Modbus RTU, 4–20 mA, and pulse outputs, meter is suited for compressed air usage measurements, cost allocation, and leakage measurements. 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