Pressure & Vacuum Sensors

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Digital Differential Pressure Sensor measures 5 x 8 x 5 mm.

February 9, 2016

Sized to enhance integration and application possibilities, SDP3x series measures differential pressure (DP) and is also suited for measuring mass flow in bypass configuration. Fully calibrated and temperature-compensated sensors are reflow solderable and include various digital functions. While SDP31 is digital with I²C interface and SDP36 has analog output signal, both are manufactured with CMOSens® chips, exhibit long-term stability, and measure bi-directional flow range up to 500 Pa. Read More

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Strain Gage Pressure Sensors suit next-gen brake systems.

February 4, 2016

Featuring eXtra-small Form Factor with body diameter less than 7.8 mm and height less than 30 mm, Micro-fused Strain Gage Pressure Sensors are intended for next-generation brake systems in hybrid, electric, and conventional vehicles. Modular port design caters to wide range of system pressures, while modular circuit architecture offers high fault detectability. MSG technology provides accurate analog and digital pressure and temperature signal conditioning from -40 to +140°C. Read More

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Media Isolated Pressure Sensors range from 30-6,000 psi gauge.

February 2, 2016

Operating from supply voltage of 2–30 Vdc, CPM 602 Series has been designed for pasty, polluted, and aggressive media, and for oxygen applications at low pressure ranges. Piezoresistive monolithic ceramic pressure sensors feature chemical resistance, compensated mV output, and total error better than 0.4% FS. Using thick-film technology, measuring bridge is printed directly onto one side of ceramic diaphragm. Structure-free backside can be directly exposed to medium to be measured. Read More

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PC-Compatible Dip Tester creates temperature profiles.

January 25, 2016

Equipped with Dip Time Sensor for measurement accuracy, MALCOM DS-10 Dip Tester provides data transmission to PC via USB cable and creates profile function. Dedicated software implements process management, and created temperature profile makes it possible to monitor, with 50 msec sampling rate, temperature of preheat and solder temperature sensors in addition to conventional management items. Heat-resistant cover for high-heat loads, such as Nitrogen ovens, is optionally available. Read More

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Full-Bridge Strain Gages offer small, high-resistance patterns.

January 15, 2016

Based on Advanced Sensors technology, Transducer Class® S5056/S5020/S5046/S5047 offer alternative to bonding multiple, individual strain gages in bending and torque/shear applications. Features include optimized grid-to-grid temperature matching; range of pattern configurations; gold-plated solder pads; and resistance from 350 Ω to 20 kΩ. All 4 active arms of Wheatstone bridge circuit are formed on single carrier, and all intrabridge connections are integrated into pattern. Read More

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Wireless Router enables remote pressure readings.

December 15, 2015

Providing internet connectivity for Bluetooth-enabled CirrusSense™ pressure sensors attached to refrigerant, oil, and water lines, CirrusSense™ Wireless Router enables remote pressure readings, diagnostics, and immediate email/text alerts. All-digital sensors are available in 2 compensated accuracies of 1% and 0.25% and can monitor pressure of any fluid from vacuum to 10,000 psi. Sealed to IP65 rating, sensors uses one-piece, precision-machined stainless steel diaphragm and header. Read More

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Position Sensors withstand extremely harsh environments.

December 10, 2015

Offering stroke lengths from 50–750 mm, LWX-003/004 Series provides linearity to 0.04% and repeatability of 0.01 mm. All metal sensor shaft features pressure equalization valve, and LWX-004 version also provides rod protection over its range of motion with SS304 alloy, 0.9 mm thick stainless steel shield. Additional features include differential pressure compensation system, IP67-rated hydraulic shaft seal, and backlash-free pivot heads that permit ±12.5% free movement. Read More

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Network Sensors monitor vital engine and boating functions.

November 27, 2015

Offering optimized processor capabilities, NMEA 2000® Sensors integrate with HDS Gen3 and Gen2 Touch Multifunction Displays. Fuel Data Manager stores fuel-use data from engine or engine interface connected to network, while Fuel Flow Sensors track gasoline flow and calculate fuel used, trip fuel used, as well as seasonal fuel use. Configurable for any liquid, Fluid Level Sensors help boaters maintain awareness of tank levels. Pressure, Speed, and Temperature Sensors are also available. Read More

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Machine Tool Touch Probe employs pressure sensor.

November 27, 2015

Offering accuracy of <±1 µm with repeatability of 2σ ¯ = 0.25 µm at probing velocity of 0.25 m/min, TS 740 facilitates machined part verification. Trigger pulse is obtained via force analysis, and forces acting during probing are processed electronically. This enables consistent probe accuracy over 360°. Offering precise trigger characteristics in all directions, stylus deflection is measured by several pressure sensors arranged between contact plate and probe housing. Read More

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WirelessHART® Pressure Gauge helps optimize plant operations.

November 20, 2015

By enabling remote collection of field data, Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge keeps operators updated on changing field conditions and helps ensure personnel safety by minimizing manual operator rounds and field exposure. Device utilizes piezeoresistive sensor technology and is equipped with 4.5 in. gauge face for easy visibility. Housed in engineered polymer enclosure with NEMA 4X, IP66/67 rating, product provides up to 10 years of reliable readings. Read More

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Rugged Pressure Transducers are UL-Recognized components.

November 13, 2015

Designed to perform in extreme operating environments, rugged T2, G2, and G3 sensors are approved for installation into UL-Listed systems/equipment. T2 and G2 both offer 30–20,000 psig (compound to 300 psig) ranges, while G3 offers vacuum, compound and 5–300 psig, and 15–300 psia ranges. While G2 and G3 share 4–20 mA, 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, 1–5 Vdc, 1–6 Vdc, 0.5–4.5 Vdc (ratiometric) output options, T2 offers 4–20 mA, 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, 1–5 Vdc, 1–6 Vdc, 0.5–4.5 Vdc (ratiometric) output options. Read More

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Foil Strain Gage Diaphragm Sensors offer resistance to 5 kOhm.

November 2, 2015

Available in various sizes and tab configurations, Advanced Sensors strain gages can be installed using automated pick-and-place technologies. Design offers optimized grid-to-grid temperature matching, various pattern selections, resistances to 5 kΩ with tight tolerance of ±0.2% per grid, and grid lengths down to 0.5 mm. Latter increases output, because active portion of grid is better matched to peak strain areas on diaphragm.
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DC Current Transducer offers ambient temperature compensation.

October 20, 2015

Housed in split-core package so existing wiring remains undisturbed, DT Series features temperature range of -20 to +50°C and provides 333 mVdc, 5 or 10 Vdc output proportional to DC current. With microprocessor-based method of signal conditioning, sensor output is automatically adjusted as temperature changes. DT Series is suited for applications such as measuring photovoltaic output in panels producing less than 50 A or less than 100 A, as well as monitoring smaller DC motors. Read More

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HART-Enabled Transmitters integrate switching for on-off control.

October 6, 2015

Lending to predictive maintenance strategy by reducing routine inspections and unplanned shutdowns, One Series 1XTXSW provides programmable switching functionality for industrial process monitoring applications. These solid-state transmitters with smart diagnostics integrate HART 7-compatible, 4–20 mA output and 2 solid-state programmable relays for monitoring temperature or pressure in safety, alarm, and emergency shutdown applications. Read More

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Multi Ionization Gauge helps minimize vacuum system downtime.

October 2, 2015

G-TRANS Series ST2 is designed with unique electrode structure that lightens load on ion collectors by reducing ion current value per area and makes electric potential in ionized space uniform. Transducer-type ionization vacuum gauge enables accurate measurements, from 10 Pa to 1E-5 Pa, for long period of time, even under harsh conditions. Connecting Pirani vacuum gauge unit and atmospheric pressure sensor enables reduction in control signals. Read More

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Pressure Decay Leak Detector features graphical touchscreen.

September 28, 2015

Suited for applications requiring multiple test configurations or flexible control of associated tooling, Model FCO770 provides 300 product settings with up to 16 sequence steps and variety of test types such as leak, blockage, ramp, dump, and input/output. Unit features barcode scanner support, built-in data logger with USB memory stick connection, and communications via RS232, RS485, USB, or Ethernet. Supplied in steel benchtop case, detector offers pressure ranges from vacuum to 30 bar. Read More

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Eye Pressure Diagnostic Device aids glaucoma detection.

September 14, 2015

Targeting global glaucoma market, intra-ocular pressure (IOP) monitoring device, or tonometer, includes disposable device that measures IOP. Device complements Cyclo G6™ laser platform and its single-use disposables as well as IQ 532™ for repeatable therapy known as MicroPulse® Laser Trabeculoplasty (MLT). Read More

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Pressure Transducer features flight-qualified design.

September 14, 2015

Constructed with stainless steel housing and 15-5 wetted parts, Model 7202 measures static pressures from 0–15 K psia with ±0.30% FSO accuracy. Unit provides 0.1–5.1 Vdc output standard, with other formats available upon request. Compensated temperature range from -65 to +250°F and integral RTD temperature output are optional. Measuring 1.5 in. long, transducer is suited for unmanned aerial vehicles and ground vehicles, aerospace launch vehicles, and commercial/military aircraft testing. Read More

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Miniature Pressure Sensor operates in rugged environments.

September 4, 2015

Featuring 0.69 in. dia x 1.37 in. all welded stainless steel housing, ATM.mini is designed for use in rugged test environments with temperatures from -40 to +250°F and vibrations up to 1,000 g. Transmitter offers ranges from 0–15 psi through 0–1,500 psi in either gauge or absolute. Providing 4–20 mA or 0.5–4.5 Vdc output, unit features hysteresis and repeatability of <0.01% with static accuracy of <0.05%. Sensor is suited for development, prototype, and production testing applications. Read More

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Pressure Transducer uses app for remote monitoring.

August 28, 2015

Using Android app and wireless Bluetooth LE to connect to mobile devices and computers, CirrusSense® TDWLB Pressure Transducer can be remotely monitored and programmed. All-digital sensor measures pressures from vacuum to 10,000 psi and uses patent-pending circuitry to provide 12–18 month battery life and redundant sensing. Available in 2 compensated accuracies of 1% and 0.25%, with optional external temperature sensing probe available, transducer is EMI/RFI protected and sealed to IP65 rating. Read More