ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business
Industry Market Trends ®
Fluid & Gas Flow Journal
Machining Journal
Procurement Journal
Tech Trends Journal
 Industry News
Latest New Product News
Association & Government News
 Product News
Adhesives and Sealants
Agricultural and Farming Products
Architectural and Civil Engineering Products
Automatic ID
Chemical Processing and Waste Management
Cleaning Products and Equipment
Communication Systems and Equipment
Computer Hardware and Peripherals
Construction Equipment and Supplies
Controls and Controllers
Display and Presentation Equipment
Electrical Equipment and Systems
Electronic Components and Devices
Explosives, Armaments and Weaponry
Fasteners and Hardware
Fluid and Gas Flow Equipment
Food Processing and Preparation
Green & Clean
Health, Medical and Dental Supplies and Equipment
Labels, Tags, Signage and Equipment
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment
Machinery and Machining Tools
Material Handling and Storage
Materials and Material Processing
Mechanical Components and Assemblies
Mechanical Power Transmission
Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining
Mounting and Attaching Products
Non-Industrial Products
Optics and Photonics
Packaging Products & Equipment
Paints and Coatings
Plant Furnishings and Accessories
Portable Tools
Printing and Duplicating Equipment
Retail and Sales Equipment
Safety and Security Equipment
Sensors, Monitors and Transducers
Test and Measuring Instruments
Textile Industry Products
Thermal and Heating Equipment
Timers and Clocks
Transportation Industry Products
Vision Systems
Waste Handling Equipment
Welding Equipment and Supplies
 Press Releases
Products in the News
Company News
Mergers & Acquisitions
People in the News
Literature & Websites
News Delivery Options
Browse Categories
Browse Companies
Mobile Edition
PR Resources
Call for Contributors, Guest Writers and Submissions
How to Write an effective Press Release
Trade Associations
Sensors Monitors & Transducers -> Sensors & Detectors -> Target Detection & Particle Presence Sensors

Target Detection & Particle Presence Sensors

(Showing headlines 1 - 20)   more ....
Laser Sensor measures from 100-1,000 mm.

Laser Sensor measures from 100-1,000 mm.

Banner Engineering Corp.    Minneapolis, MN 55441
Apr 10, 2014 Designed with linear array technology, Model LE550 provides repeatability and accurate measurement of challenging targets ranging from shiny metal to black rubber. Non-contact unit is suitable for roll diameter, loop control, thickness measurement, and positioning. Enclosed in die-cast zinc housing with IP67-rated polycarbonate lens cover, Model LE550 features 2-line, 8-character display and Class 2 laser beam. Metal, rotatable connector and multiple mounting bracket options are available.

Intrusion Detection Sensor features fence-mounted design.

Senstar Stellar Inc.    Fremont, CA 94539
Apr 10, 2014 With 3 m location accuracy, FlexZone™ detects and locates any attempt to cut, climb, or otherwise break through fence. Ranging fence-mounted sensor can detect multiple simultaneous intrusions, even in presence of background environmental noise. Unit supports 1,968 ft of sensor cable per processor, creates zones through software, and carries power/data on sensor cable. To facilitate installation, system features pre-installed opening with cable glands, USB connection, and software setup tool.

Metal Detector features Atex21 certification.

Loma International    Carol Stream, IL 60188
Apr 07, 2014 Targeting food industry applications, IQ³ metal detector head provides in-processing metal detection in areas where potentially explosive atmosphere exist due to airborne dust from such materials as flour, cocoa, rice, and grains. Variable frequency technology lets operator auto-select correct frequency, while Automatic Product Learn system enables system to calibrate and retain characteristics and settings for up to 100 product lines. On-board performance validation system is standard.

X-ray Inspection System handles line speeds up to 90 m/min.

Loma International    Carol Stream, IL 60188
Apr 07, 2014 Maximizing uptime in 24/7 production environments, X5 x-ray inspection system promotes product integrity for processing lines. System is based on industrial PC with Windows®-based operating software and incorporates features for accurate identification and rejection of contaminants or other irregularities. Design meets washdown environment standards and is constructed as to prevent contamination. Due to quick release mechanism, conveyor belt changes can be accomplished within minutes.

Laser Distance Sensor  includes intuitive 2-line display.

Laser Distance Sensor includes intuitive 2-line display.

Banner Engineering Corp.    Minneapolis, MN 55441
Apr 03, 2014 Featuring IP67-rated, NEMA 6 die-cast housing for use in harsh conditions, Model LE550 is capable of accurately sensing wide range of colors and materials. Linear array provides accurate measurements from 100–1,000 mm on variety of challenging targets, from black rubber to shiny metal. Typical applications include roll diameter, loop control, object measurement, sorting, and positioning. Multiple sensors can be installed in close proximity for precise measurements.

Submersible Level Transducer offers ±0.25% static accuracy.

Submersible Level Transducer offers ±0.25% static accuracy.

Measurement Specialties, Inc.    Hampton, VA 23666
Mar 18, 2014 Intrinsically safe and built with integral diaphragm protector, KPSI™ 745 features 3.5 in. OD, allowing installation into 4 in. pipes for depth measurement under rigorous environments encountered in slurry or highly viscous applications. Hydrostatic level transducer can be ordered with level ranges up to 115 ft, custom polyurethane or ETFE cable lengths, and lifetime lightning protection. To shield elastomeric diaphragm from impact with suspended solids, protective cage is available.

Leak Detection Controller monitors 300 ft of sensing cable.

Leak Detection Controller monitors 300 ft of sensing cable.

RLE Technologies    Fort Collins, CO 80524
Mar 03, 2014 Equipped with audible and visual alarms, SeaHawk LD310 helps protect facilities from fluid leaks. Unit will set off loud beep as well as flashing LED light when leak is detected along length of attached Leak Detection Cable or spot detector, notifying staff that corrective action is needed. Jumpers allow users to adjust sensitivity of leak detection circuit and to disable audible alarm. If sensing cable is cut, has poor connection, or loses continuity, module will indicate cable fault alert.

Liquid Flow Sensor  measures flow rates from 0-40 mL/min.

Liquid Flow Sensor measures flow rates from 0-40 mL/min.

Sensirion Inc.    Westlake Village, CA 91361
Feb 28, 2014 Measuring 18 x 18 x 59 mm, Model LS32-1500 offers response time of 30 ms. Unit features stainless steel, PTFE, and PEEK wetted materials for optimized chemical resistance, making it suitable for biomedical applications, such as diagnostic analyzers. Sensor is completely non-invasive; MEMS chip is located on outer wall of capillary and measures through wall of this channel. Other applications include fuel cells, dosage control, and industrial automation monitoring.

Residue Stream Monitor identifies loss of valuable metals.

Eriez Magnetics    Erie, PA 16506
Feb 24, 2014 By continually scanning residue stream, Metal Loss Monitor (MLM) lets operators determine quantity of unrecovered valuable metals passing through their scrap yard. Collected data enables observation of system performance variations over time and accelerates identification of maintenance issues and adjustment requirements. Able to be positioned upstream or downstream, monitor produces alarm signal (horn/beacon) when metal passes through; event is recorded in data file.

Laser Sensor measures multiple functions in one device.

Laser Sensor measures multiple functions in one device.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Feb 14, 2014 Featuring water-cooled design, BeamTrack 1000W-BB-34-Quad Thermal Detector measures power from 15–1,000 W and energy from 300 mJ to 300 J. Beam position is accurate to 0.5 mm, and can be logged to record beam wander. In addition to Juno PC interface, sensor includes Smart Connector interface that operates with StarLite, Nova II, and Vega smart displays. Display is automatically configured and calibrated when plugged into laser measurement head.

Dual Alarm System facilitates liquid level monitoring.

Dual Alarm System facilitates liquid level monitoring.

SJE Rhombus    Detroit Lakes, MN 56502
Feb 13, 2014 Able to be used for high level, low level, or filter alarm needs, Tank Alert® DUO features one red LED beacon, one yellow LED beacon, and buzzer. Design lets users monitor two level conditions with one UL-/cUL-Listed system. Meeting Type 3R water-tight standards, system comes with 15 ft SJE SignalMaster® control switch, alarm test/normal/silence switch, knock out holes for conduit entry location, and auxiliary alarm contacts for attachment of remote devices.

Liquid Level Gages offer adjustable centerlines.

Liquid Level Gages offer adjustable centerlines.

Oil-Rite Corporation    Manitowoc, WI 54221 1207
Feb 13, 2014 Compensating for variances that can occur during production of plastic tanks, nylon liquid level gages accommodate centerline distances up to ¼ in. longer or shorter than specified measurement for total adjustability of ½ in. Adjustment can be made by hand, facilitating installation, and features include round Trogamid nylon sight that is clear and durable. Gages are available with centerline measurements from 6–36 in., and red line on back of sight enhances liquid level visibility.

Liquid Flow Sensors occupy 10 x 10 mm footprint.

Sensirion Inc.    Westlake Village, CA 91361
Feb 11, 2014 Suited for medical/biomedical applications, LPP10 and LPG10 respectively feature glass and plastic packaging that enables thermal flow sensor microchips to non-invasively measure through wall of flow channel inside microfluidic planar substrate. With no moving parts or obstacles in fluid flow path, design provides sensitivity for liquid flow measurement and bubble detection from 0–1,000 µL/min. Flow sensing response time is 30 msec, and sensor resolutions can reach 0.5 nL/min.

Time of Flight Sensors feature very small hysteresis.

Time of Flight Sensors feature very small hysteresis.

Optex FA - US Sales Div. of Ramco Innovations    West Des Moines, IA 50265
Feb 04, 2014 Using time of flight technology, TOF Series Laser Sensors achieve up to 2 mm repeat accuracy at 3 m sensing distance. Self-contained retro reflective and background suppression sensors calculate distance based on time of travel from when beam is emitted to time it is reflected off target and back to receiver. Available with up to 2 NPN or PNP digital outputs, series includes dual output version for hi/lo or slow/stop sensing applications.

Float Level Switches offer several material/mounting choices.    Cumming, GA 30040-9905
Jan 28, 2014 Leveraging internal permanent magnets that actuate hermetically sealed reed switch as float rises and lowers, ProSense float level switches offer general-purpose solution for single-point monitoring of liquid levels in diverse applications. Reed switches carry electrical ratings for AC and DC voltage for adaptability to various control interface applications. While supplied configured for NC operation, these shock- and vibration-resistant switches can be converted to NO operation in field.

Laser Sensor measures thickness of coils in slitting lines.

Laser Sensor measures thickness of coils in slitting lines.

Jan 21, 2014 Used to determine thickness profile of individual metal strips in slitting lines, thicknessCONTROL MTS 8201.LLT O-frame measurement system uses two laser triangulation profile sensors to perform alloy-independent measurements with accuracy to few micrometres. Laser line sensor addresses specific measurement tasks, including channelled sheets and thickness of sandwich plates made from non-homogeneous materials. Non-contact thickness measurements are performed continuously.

Laser Displacement Sensors suit dynamic R&D applications.

Jan 20, 2014 Along with 10kHz cut-off frequency and 0.5–200 mm measuring range, optoNCDT 1610 series feature analog engine that provides precision measurement results for almost every surface type. Automatic light control feature allows for visual adaptation to changing target surfaces, while Ethernet interface and analog outputs facilitate integration with laser sensors within process. Product works with CSP 2008 universal controller for use as multi-channel measurement system.

Laser Triangulation Sensor has 100,000 Hz cut-off frequency.

Jan 16, 2014 Able to be used for high-speed displacement, distance, and position measurements up to 100 kHz, optoNCDT 1630 offers compact design, Ethernet interface, and analog outputs to simplify integration with process control systems. Automatic lighting control feature allows for visual adaptation to different target surfaces, and functionality is suited for vibration measurements, crash tests, and inspection systems for vibrating components. Sensor also works with CSP 2008 universal controller.

Laser Profile Scanners provide gap measurements.

Jan 16, 2014 With compact design and advanced triggering capabilities, gapCONTROL 2611 and 2911 can be integrated into industrial environments, such as welding, joining, and assembly processes. Sensors measure gaps as well as flushness, overlapping, proximity, and height offsets. Included gapCONTROL Setup Software configures sensors, defines metrics, and outputs measurement values. Results can be used, for example, in automotive industry for control of robots or for in-process quality assurance.

Pyroelectric Laser Energy Sensor measures as low as 50 nJ.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Jan 09, 2014 Featuring broad spectral range operating from 150 nm to 12 µm, Model PE9-ES-C measures at high repetition rates up to 10 kHz. Unit features 8 mm active aperture area and supports pulse widths to 20 µs. User-adjustable threshold prevents false readings in noisy environments, while built-in wavelength correction ensures accuracy and repeatability. Up to 250,000 points of data can be stored on-board in nonvolatile memory and can be sent to computer for analysis and storage.

(Showing headlines 1 - 20)   more ....

 Latest Products in the News

HBC-radiomatic  - April 18, 2014
quadrix Ex: High-Quality Handheld Radio Control Now Certified According to NEC 500 / 505

Gems Sensors Inc.  - April 17, 2014
Simplifying the Search for the Perfect Fluid Sensor

Matrix Packaging Machinery  - April 17, 2014
Matrix Brings Its Robust Cheese Bagging Machine and Pre-Made Pouch Filler/Sealer to the International Cheese Technology Expo, April 23-24 in Milwaukee

Murata Machinery USA/Machine Tool Div.  - April 16, 2014
Murata Machinery USA's Fiber Laser Takes Laser Processing to the Cutting Edge of Technology

Schaffner EMC, Inc.  - April 16, 2014
"iF Product Design Award" 2014 for Schaffner IEC Inlet Filters

American Empire Manufacturing  - April 16, 2014
American Empire Manufacturing Enhances Contract Filling Capabilities, Adds ISO 8/Class 100K Clean Room

Cal Quality Electronics, Inc.  - April 16, 2014
Cal Quality Electronics Contracts with Boeing to Support the Combat Survivor Evader Locater (CSEL) Program

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Omniseal  - April 16, 2014
Saint-Gobain Seals' Rulon® 1439 Material Certified as USP Class VI Compliant, Further Meeting Needs of Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Processing

Nora Lighting  - April 16, 2014
REVO, First Motorized Track Head, Available from Nora Lighting

MJS Packaging  - April 16, 2014
MJS Packaging Customizes Jar for Household Products

More Products in the News...

Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy