Target Detection & Particle Presence Sensors

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

OptoNCDT 1750 Laser Sensor includes presets for metals and plastics.

Jul 14, 2017

Designed for displacement and distance measurements, compact optoNCDT 1750 Laser-Optical Sensor operates almost regardless of any material and color due to the A-RTSC surface compensation feature. With web interface that simplifies set up and configuration, sensor’s measuring rate is adjustable up to 7.5kHz. Offering two switching outputs and one output to control different functions, unit... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

optoNCDT 1420 Now with Laser Class 1

May 06, 2017

The optoNCDT 1420 laser triangulation sensors are now also available with laser class 1. With this laser class, the radiated power is at a maximum of 390µW. Therefore, costly protective measures that correlate with laser class 2 sensors are no longer necessary.

The optoNCDT 1420 laser triangulation sensors stand for high precision and outstanding performance. They perform non-contact... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optimet™ ConoPoint-10 Smart Sensor is based on Conoscopic Holography technology.

May 05, 2017

Measuring complex geometries, undercuts, and steep angles, Optimet™ ConoPoint-10 Smart Sensor offers wide-angle coverage up to ±85 degrees. Featuring filters, external triggers, digital input and output, unit comes with web-based software which makes sensor to set-up quick. With 10kHz speed and built-in profile analysis library, unit measures distance, height, angle and radius. Sensor is... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

optoNCDT 2300-2DR Laser Sensor is based on optical triangulation principle.

May 01, 2017

Measuring thickness of flat glass, distance on annealed glass and assembly monitoring of extremely small parts, optoNCDT 2300-2DR Laser Sensor is suitable for reflective and shiny surfaces. Delivering output via Ethernet, RS422 and EtherCAT, product is equipped with digital processor for calculating distance between light spot and sensor output signal of CCD element. Unit offers maximum... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Chemical Sight Gauges can withstand harsh fluids.

Feb 23, 2017

Chemical Sight Gauges are available in H-S3 and PH models. Featuring 316 stainless steel internal rods and aluminum locknut, H-S3 can be mounted to tank with 1.5 or 2 in. tank bushings and can measure up to tank depths of 12 to 120 in. Available with 1.5 or 2 in. tank bushings, PH model is made of high strength PVC gauge card.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oakshire Cultivates Mushroom Quality with Signature Touch Metal Detector from Mettler-Toledo Safeline

Feb 13, 2017

February 9, 2017 – Oakshire Mushroom Farm is an award-winning innovator and patent holder in the mushroom industry. In business for more than 31 years, the fungi producer develops, grows and packs their own OAKSHIRE branded products as well as DOLE® mushrooms, as the exclusive licensee in North America. When Oakshire needed a new metal detector in 2015 to accommodate rising demand, they... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Varian to Showcase Imaging Components and Software Solutions at RSNA 2016

Nov 30, 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 27, 2016 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced its Imaging Components business will exhibit its latest products and dedicated software solutions for planning, acquisition and analysis of X-ray images at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago. Varian's products will be on exhibit Nov. 27 - Dec. 1 in Booth... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Eriez® Pet Food Processing Systems Protect Against Metal Contamination, Enabling Companies to Meet Higher Safety Standards Demanded by Consumers and New Government Regulations

Nov 21, 2016

Erie, PA-Pet food processors rely on Eriez® state-of-the-art metal detectors, magnetic separators, vibratory feeders and conveyors to help achieve greater facility cleanliness, reduce the risk of pets ingesting harmful contaminants and meet new standards set forth by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).

“Today’s most successful pet food processors understand customers view... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

CleverLevel LBFS models based on frequency deviation technology.

Nov 16, 2016

Available in two variants LBFH and LBFI, CleverLevel LBFS models comes with two switching outputs, qTeach and a 360° output status indicator. Suitable for use in temperatures up to 135 C, unit ensures sensor faults and detects wire breaks reliably. Including adjustable sensors with ferromagnetic tool quickly adapt to changing process requirements on site. Offering two trigger thresholds,... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

OSI Systems Awarded U.S. Customs and Border Protection IDIQ Contract Valued up to $76 Million for ZBV Cargo and Vehicle Screening Systems

Oct 27, 2016

Delivery Order Received for $10 Million for Systems to Be Used at Security Checkpoints HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) today announced that its recently acquired business, American Science and Engineering, Inc. (ASE), has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for ZBV® cargo and vehicle... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fruit Packaging Industry Leader Selects Process Sensors Corporation's Thermal Imaging Camera Solution to Satisfy Crucial Moisture/Temperature Requirement

Oct 26, 2016

Yakima, WA - October 17, 2016, The Infrared Division of Process Sensors Corporation located in Franklin Lakes, NJ drew on its decades of IR experience and a wide range of innovative, non-contact sensing products to successfully supply the solution needed by Michelsen Packaging Co. Michelsen Packaging, an incredibly ecologically responsible company, is a leading produce packaging and equipment... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Thermal Laser Power Sensor has wide dynamic range, low noise.

Oct 14, 2016

With 0.8 sec response time and 0.5 mW noise, fan-cooled F50A-BB-18 measures powers from 10 mW to 50 W and energies from 6 mJ to 50 J. This sensor, designed for continuous use, has spectrally flat BB (broadband) coating usable from far UV to far IR, 17.5 mm aperture, and 0.19–20 µm wavelength range. Linearity results in precision readings of power stability over time without any... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Laser Distance Sensor comes in compact, flush mount model.

Oct 06, 2016

Increasing mounting flexibility in constrained spaces, flush mount Q4X can handle challenging – highly reflective and multi-color – surfaces as well as light-absorbing materials and low contrasts. CMOS imager promotes reliable detection of sub-millimeter changes in distances from 35–310 mm, and 4-digit display offers sub-millimeter resolution. Along with multiple output... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Eriez® Offers Remote Monitoring and Control Software for Xtreme® Metal Detectors

Oct 06, 2016

Erie, PA — Eriez’ latest innovation in metal detector technology, SmartX7Link software, gives users the power to remotely monitor, control and download logs for one or more Eriez® Xtreme® Metal Detectors. Remote access is available from anywhere within the local network in which the metal detector resides. The technology also enables Eriez personnel to connect to the metal detector... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless IoT Sensors enhance water monitoring capabilities.

Sep 28, 2016

Powered by user-replaceable C lithium battery, Telog® 41 Series uses low-power, Long-Range (LoRa®) wireless communications to remotely measure and monitor water, wastewater, and groundwater systems, including water pressures, flows, levels and rainfall volumes. These IoT sensors, as part of smart water infrastructure, communicate data using LoRaWAN technology to Telog software at... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Fork Sensors feature IP69K-rated stainless steel design.

Aug 30, 2016

Available in 50 and 80 mm widths, F Series Self-Contained Through-Beam Sensors incorporate 316L SS housing that withstands aggressive cleaning solutions, coolants, and lubricants found in food and beverage, packaging, metalworking, and pharmaceutical industries. Units feature NO/NC outputs, IR light sources for applications with mist and airborne particulates, and red light for alignment. LEDs... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Fork Sensors come in visible red light and laser models.

Aug 16, 2016

Available in PNP and NPN styles with one-piece metal construction for constant alignment, PS-Series features glass optics, selectable light on/dark on operation, adjustable sensitivity potentiometers, and M8 connectors with 360° viewable LED indicators. Visible red light fork sensors have sensing range from 5–220 mm, while laser fork sensors feature Class 1 laser to detect small objects and... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Tank Level/Temperature Monitor suits hazardous locations.

Jul 28, 2016

Powered by internal lithium batteries or optional C1D1 rated solar package and mated with SignalFire Sentinel wireless node, Sentinel Float Stick System acts as wireless communication link in remote monitoring and control of tank levels and temperatures for offsite data processing. This Class 1 Division 1, rugged system, which consists of magnetostrictive level probe with integrated... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Tank Level/Temperature Monitor suits hazardous locations.

Jul 27, 2016

Comprised of magnetostrictive level probe with integrated temperature sensors and mated with wireless node, Sentinel Float Stick System provides wireless communication link for remote monitoring and control of tank levels and temperatures for offsite data processing. Functionality makes sensor data, along with node-diagnostic information, available via Modbus RTU or TCP interface.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Laser Measurement Sensor uses time-of-flight technology.

Jul 14, 2016

Designed with Class 2 laser emitter, L-GAGE® LTF Sensor offers accurate distance measurements to 12 m, making it suited for loop control, part presence/absence, and fill level applications. Unit provides repeatability of <3 mm and accuracy of ±10 mm. In addition to precision distance measurement, LTF delivers consistent detection of targets regardless of angle, environmental conditions,... Read More