Sensors Monitors & Transducers

PD140 Series Sensor comes with Emitter mute.

January 19, 2017

Featuring aluminum and polycarbonate housing, PD140 Series Photoelectric Sensor offers outdoor sensing up to 60 meters and indoor sensing up to 120 meters. Providing ±100° horizontal, ±15° vertical adjustable alignment, unit comes with SPDT relay contacts. Operated with 12-24 VAC/DC power supply, device eliminates crosstalk with AC power supply. Certified with... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

TT Electronics’ Sensors Heading for Mars in 2020!

January 13, 2017

Robust Hall-effect sensors used in control system for Mars Rover robotic arm

Woking, UK, 11 January 2017 - TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, has today announced that its sensors will be used in the NASA mission to the planet Mars in 2020. The robustness of the company’s Hall-effect sensors enables them to withstand the... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

ICB12S Inductive Sensor comes with short circuit protection.

January 6, 2017

Housed in IP67 nickel-plated brass, ICB12S Extra-Short Inductive Sensors offer 8 mm sensing distance. Featuring clearly visible status LEDs, units provide 200 mA DC output and operated in 25 to +80°C temperature range with frequency up to 2000 Hz. Having 23 mm thread length and less than 25 mm housing length, sensors are CE, cULus and cCSAus approved

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Monitoring a Dam Under Construction

January 5, 2017

Intelligent Geo Data Logger Reads Vibrating Wire Sensors

A hydroelectric dam under construction in Serbia required monitoring of several environmental and structural properties to ensure its long-term strength and stability. Therefore the dam's construction engineers put forth a proposal for a large number of geotechnical sensors to be installed and used during construction. These... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Experience Meets Precision: Columbia Weather Systems

December 31, 2016

Columbia Weather Systems specializes in industrial-grade weather stations for professional weather monitoring. Their weather stations integrate meteorological sensors and monitoring options that serve weather data in a way that is easy to read and analyze for industries and government agencies around the world. The company has been manufacturing and selling weather stations for over 35... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

DS80 Intellegent Sensors feature rugged radel construction.

December 23, 2016

Available in insertion/submersion or valve retractable with flared-end package designs, DS80 sensors feature rugged 075-inch OD 316 stainless steel body. With 10-foot cable or optional waterproof detachable cable assembly, unit offers replaceable cartridge sensors. While storing and identifying calibration information, device communicates via MODBUS RTU with ability to connect directly to... Read More

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os3500 Optical Strain Sensor meets IP67 rating.

December 16, 2016

Offered in smaller package size, os3500 Optical Strain Sensor makes accurate EMI immune measurements. Designed for working in rigorous environments, os3500 sensor comes with IP67-rating for long-term strain measurements. Providing low resistance connection between end brackets, sensors are available in 0.25 or 1.0 meter gage length and uses Fiber Bragg Grating sensor technology for... Read More

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Vanguard Gas Detector is approved by all relevant safety agencies.

December 15, 2016

Featuring multiple gas measurement points, Vanguard WirelessHART Gas Detector detects and records hydrogen sulfide (H2S) or methane (CH4) gas in parts per million or percent of lower explosive limits respectively. Along with network and battery status, unit wirelessly detects remote and local gas. Carrying signals to local 128 x 64 pixel digital displays or other IEC 62591 compatible... Read More

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Micro-Hybrid Hermeseal® Hermetic Packaging for NDIR Components

December 13, 2016

Micro-Hybrid has developed the Hermeseal® hermetic packaging for NDIR components; pyroelectric and thermopile detectors and IR sources. The Hermeseal® hermetic packaging is needed for applications where:

• Low molecular weight gases like krypton that leak through an epoxy seal are used for high performance (Higher D* detectivity in detectors and higher output in IR sources)

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Fasteners & Hardware, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

SenSet™ Field Programmability Trademarked by Alliance Sensors Group a div of H.G. Schaevitz LLC

December 13, 2016

MOORESTOWN, N.J. - December 6, 2016 Alliance Sensors Group is pleased to announce its “SenSet™ Field Programmability” technology is now a standard feature in its LR, LRS, LV, MR-7, SS-7, MHP-7 and ME-7 linear position product lines. SenSet™ allows a user to perform a field calibration to adjust for mechanical tolerance variations with the ease of pushing a button or grounding a lead,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wattstopper DW-311 Dimming Sensor Switch with color matched lenses.

December 10, 2016

Able to save energy up to 50-70%, Wattstopper DW-311 is 0-10v dimming wall switch occupancy sensor. Sensor uses dual technology to detect movements and is applicable in restrooms, large offices, conference rooms with cubical walls and classrooms. Sensor features Key mode settings where users can adjust options like power loss mode, smart light level and presentation mode. Product is impact... Read More

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SEL-8301 Underground Distribution Sensor determines fault type.

December 9, 2016

Ideal for underground vaults and pad-mounted switchgear, SEL-8301 Underground Distribution Sensor withstands harsh environments including submersion in water up to 15 feet. Enabling connection of 12 CTs, device monitors up to four three-phase circuits. With line current measurement accuracy of 1.5 percent, unit reads load data every 15 minutes. Using wireless Ingenu/Trilliant RPMA network,... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

3-Axis Magnetic Sensor used in Drone applications.

December 9, 2016

Providing 16-bit operation over wide ± 8 Gauss operating range, MMC5883MA 3-Axis Magnetic Sensor has linearity of ± 0.2% FSR, hysteresis and repeatability of 0.2% FSR on all 3-axis. Applied in industries and drone design systems, sensor enables faster algorithms for hard and soft iron interference correction and has on-chip signal processing. Sensors measures 3.0 x 3.0 x 1.0mm and operates... Read More

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Reflective Optical Sensor features internal crosstalk suppression.

December 9, 2016

Applied in industries, offices and smart homes for optical switching, VCNT2020 Reflective Optical Sensor has infrared emitter, silicon phototransistor detector and daylight blocking filter in 2.5mm x 2.0mm x 0.8mm compact surface-mount QFN package. Having daylight blocking filter to reduce disturbing light and increase signal-to-noise ratio, sensors’ detection ranges from 0.2mm to 2.5mm with... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Quartz Crystal Microbalance: QCM

December 8, 2016

Available from Laptech precision their very wide range of quartz microbalance sensors, which can be manufactured to custom specifications. The circular-blank material has parallel faces and either flat, bevelled, plano or double contoured profiles.

These QCM monitor crystals come in frequencies ranging from 1MHz up to 60MHz, they have custom electrode configurations with possible wrap... Read More

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LZ-25 Series Position Sensor eliminates mechanical overstroking damage.

December 8, 2016

Designed for use in factory automation or assembly machinery applications, LZ-25 Series LVIT Inductive Linear Position Sensors are offered in full scale ranges of 50 to 900 mm. With overall length measuring 38 mm, sensor has 25.4 mm outside diameter and comes with aluminum or stainless steel body. Featuring 1-m long radial exit cable for I/O connections, LZ-25 with 7.5 mm diameter through bore... Read More

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LBFS Series Sensors offer quick adaption to changing process requirements.

December 5, 2016

Available in LBFH and LBFI variants, CleverLevel LBFS Sensors offer two switching outputs, qTeach and 360° output status indicator. Ensuring reliable detection of sensor faults and wire breaks, units feature complementary trigger point setting. Providing reliable feedback on parameterization steps using multicolored switching status indicator, each sensor can perform two different process... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RFC4800 Series touchless angle sensors are sealed up to IP69K.

December 5, 2016

Featuring resolution of 14-bits across 360° and repeatability of 0.36°, RFC4800 Series angle sensors include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. With independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale, unit operates at temperature range of -40 to +125 °C. Available as single and multi-channel versions, unit with IO-Link interface offers serial... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Senix Water Level Sensors Drive Irrigation Automation Project in New South Wales.

December 1, 2016

Senix Corporation, a leading manufacturer of smart ultrasonic sensors, announces the installation of thousands of ToughSonic® water level sensors by Murray Irrigation in New South Wales, Australia. The sensors are part of an irrigation automation system that manages water inventory and distribution to farms and industrial users by measuring water levels at irrigation gates throughout the... Read More

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

BWD Automotive Releases 268 New Parts

November 30, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2016 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the release of 268 new part numbers to its BWD® engine management line. The expansion increases coverage through the 2016 model year by more than 172 million additional VIO.

Highlights include new parts for key lines such as switches, sensors, and variable valve timing (VVT). The company adds 101 switches, 39... Read More