Velocity & Acceleration & Vibration Sensors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

IMI Sensors Announces CSA Approval for Models EX611A00 and EX611A20

November 25, 2016

Extreme Temperature, Charge-Mode Accelerometer Now Certified as Intrinsically-Safe in US and Canada

November 23, 2016 DEPEW, NY - IMI Sensors, manufacturer of industrial vibration and pressure monitoring instrumentation, announces CSA approval on Models EX611A00 and EX611A20, two extreme temperature, charge mode accelerometers with a UHT-12™ sensing element. This approval now allows...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

ORT 230/240 optical rotary Torque Transducer offers lifetime warranty.

November 9, 2016

Available in two models ORT 230 and ORT 240, TorqSense ORT 230/240 Series of Optical Rotary Torque Transducer measures rotary and static torque up to 100Nm with bandwidth up to 50kHz. Measuring low torque and high bandwidth, device offers shafts of 0.5deg and 0.25deg maximum torsion deflection on smaller and larger transducers respectively. Applications include food and chemical mixing, engine or turbine power measurements, friction and spring testing.

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MEMS Accelerometers help detect structural defects early.

October 5, 2016

Performing high resolution vibration measurement with very low noise, 3-axis Models ADXL354 and ADXL355 enable early detection of structural defects via wireless sensor networks. Devices provide output of ±2 to ±8 g full scale range, selectable digital filtering from 1 Hz to 1 kHz, and low noise density of 25 µ/√Hz at less than 200 µA current consumption. Supplied in 6 x 6 mm hermetic package, accelerometers offer guaranteed temperature stability with null offset coefficients of 0.15 mg/C (max). Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

VDO AcquaLink Multifunctional Nav Sensor Delivers Accurate Vessel Readings through Satellite Interlink

September 12, 2016

• Calculates and provides necessary vessel navigation data Allentown, PA – Continental Commercial Vehicles Aftermarket offers the VDO AcquaLink Nav Sensor, an NMEA 2000 certified sensor that provides GPS position, date/time, speed over ground, course over ground, elevation, heading, barometric pressure air, air temperature, rate of turn and pitch/roll data. The VDO AcquaLink Nav...Read More

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Triaxial Accelerometers support modal and structural analysis.

August 19, 2016

Packaged in hermetically sealed titanium cube measuring 0.4 x 0.4 x 0.75 in., Models 356A43, 356A44, and 356A45 are available with 3 sensitivities of 10, 50, or 100 mV/g. TEDS feature self identifies accelerometer and describes type, operation, and attributes in compliance with IEEE 1451.4 standard to facilitate tracking. Miniature triaxial ICP® accelerometers are best suited for modal and structural analysis, automotive NVH, and package testing. Read More

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PCB Helps Embraer with Early First Flight of the New E190-E2

August 9, 2016

Piezoelectric accelerometers and pressure sensors ensure accurate measurements to move flight test program ahead of schedule Depew, NY USA - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., the pioneer of ICP technology, supplied Embraer, a growing Brazilian aircraft manufacturer, accelerometers and pressure sensors for use in their flight test program for the new E190-E2 series. The first flight took off from...Read More

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Charge Accelerometer targets gas turbine applications.

August 4, 2016

Equipped with UHT-12™ sensing element, Model 357A100 Differential Charge Accelerometer is suited for use in commissioning of nuclear power plants, condition monitoring of power generation and aviation gas turbines, and machinery protection in very high temperature environments. UHT-12™ crystal technology features sensitivity that remains consistent over wide temperature change, absence of pyroelectric noise spikes up to 900°F, and no depletion of oxygen at high temperatures. Read More

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Differential Charge Accelerometer serves applications up to 900F.

August 4, 2016

Model 357A100, designed for use during gas turbine engine research and testing, has 3-hole mount and features UHT-12™ sensing element. UHT-12 crystal technology features absence of pyroelectric noise spikes up to 900°F, consistent sensitivity over temperature change, shear mode crystals isolated from base strain and transverse measurement errors, as well as total absence of oxygen depletion at high temperatures. Balanced, differential output is isolated from case ground. Read More

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Six-Axis Combo Accelerometer-Gyro Sensors feature ULP design.

August 2, 2016

Respectively supplied in 3 x 3 x 0.9 mm, 16-pin LGA and 2.5x 3 x 0.9 mm, 14-pin LGA packages, KXG07 and KXG08 are 6-axis combo accelerometer-gyro sensors. Phase detection scheme enables full, high-speed operation of onboard accelerometer, gyroscope, and temperature sensor while consuming down to 0.2 mA. This allows always-on operation in motion sensing applications, including wearable devices and smartphones. Other features include synchronization and 4,096-byte buffer. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Sensor Board aids sensor design/verification.

June 21, 2016

SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 integrates 10 sensors: analog temperature, digital barometric pressure, Hall switch, magnetometer, digital accelerometer, digital magnetometer and accelerometer, digital gyroscope and accelerometer, analog UV, digital ambient light and proximity, and digital color. Also featured, Arduino interface pins ensure compatibility with existing open-source prototyping platforms and allow immediate verification of sensor operation and facilitate sensor device design.
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Triaxial DC Accelerometers offer low noise, long-term stability.

June 10, 2016

Integrated plug-and-play models 2460 and 2466 are operationally identical to models 2470 and 2476, which add initial calibration certificates, reduced bias, and improved scale factor temperature shift specifications. All modles incorporate 3 orthogonally mounted, single-axis accelerometers into epoxy-sealed, anodized aluminum case. Standard ranges are ±2 to ±400 g, and ±4 V differential or 0.5–4.5 V single-ended output is available. Modules respond to both AC and DC acceleration (DC–2,000 Hz). Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MEMSIC to Showcase Industrial, Wearable and Smart Cities IOT Sensing Solutions at Sensors Expo and Conference 2016

June 6, 2016

With over one billion sensors shipped, MEMSIC is a world leader for the consumer electronics, communications, automotive, medical and industrial sensing sectors Sensors Expo, San Jose, CA- June 1, 2016 - MEMSIC, Inc. plans to demonstrate its full range of advanced sensing technologies at the Sensors Expo and Conference, to be held June 21 to June 23, 2016 at the McEnery Convention Center in...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Standard Motor Products Releases 186 New Parts for Standard and Intermotor

June 6, 2016

NEW YORK - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 186 new part numbers to its Standard and Intermotor lines. The release expands coverage through the 2016 model year covering more than 67.5 million additional VIO. SMP introduced 90 new sensors covering 23 million VIO. Highlights include 47 accelerator pedal sensors, 16 ABS speed sensors, 7 mass air flow (MAF) sensors,...Read More

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MEMSIC Announces 1 Billion MEMS Sensors Shipped

May 17, 2016

MEMSIC sensing technology is used in almost every electronic device Andover, MA. MEMSIC, Inc., today announced the shipment of its 1 Billionth MEMS sensor. MEMSIC’s products, ranging from accelerometers to sophisticated inertial guidance systems, are used in a wide variety of applications including automotive safety systems, avionics, industrial controls, and consumer electronics. ...Read More

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Stainless Steel Accelerometers feature M12 connector.

May 3, 2016

ICP® accelerometers, designed for predictive maintenance vibration monitoring, include models 601A92 (500 mV/g), 602D91 (100 mV/g), and 603C91 (100 mV/g) with respective measurement ranges of ±10, ±50, and ±50 g and frequency ranges (±3 dB) of 0.17–10,000 Hz, 0.5–8,000 Hz, and 0.5–10,000 Hz. While 601A92 and 603C91 have 316L stainless steel housing with ¼-28 female mounting thread and top exit connector, 602D91 has ¼-28 male mounting thread in thru-bolt design and side exit connector. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Standard Motor Products Releases 250 New Parts for Standard and Intermotor

April 1, 2016

NEW YORK,– Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 250 new part numbers to its Standard and Intermotor lines. The release expands coverage through the 2016 model year covering more than 200 million additional VIO. The company increased switch coverage by 40 million VIO with the introduction of 90 SKUs, including 25 combination switches and 20 instrument panel dimmer...Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes Intelligent 9-Axis Absolute Orientation Sensor from Bosch

March 8, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec– Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of Bosch's DI-BNO055 intelligent 9-axis absolute orientation sensor. The BNO055 from Bosch is a System in Package (SiP) intelligent 9-axis "Absolute Orientation Sensor" integrating a triaxial 14-bit accelerometer, a triaxial 16-bit gyroscope with a...Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ballistocardiography Sensors offer continuous monitoring.

February 16, 2016

Designed for contact-less patient monitoring in elderly care centers and hospitals, Series SCA10H and SCA11H utilize MEMS accelerometers to provide vital sign information such as heart rate, heart rate variation, relative stroke volume, respiration rate, and bed occupancy. SCA10H-D01 solderable PCB module houses accelerometer and microcontroller with embedded algorithms, while SCA11H-A01 includes SCA10H module coupled with Wi-Fi transceiver packaged in IP55-rated waterproof enclosure. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Small, Flexible Candlestick Sensor Measures Air Temperature and Velocity

February 12, 2016

Norwood, MA – Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) now provides the base-and-stem Candlestick sensor for simultaneously measuring air temperature and velocity when characterizing thermal conditions inside electronic systems. The Candlestick sensor is narrow and low profile, in heights of 9, 12 and 20mm. These features minimize the disturbance of airborne heat flow in the test domain for...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Motor Sensors, Switches, and More enhance 2015 model coverage.

January 29, 2016

Expanding coverage through 2015 model year, 500 part numbers added to Standard® and Intermotor® lines cover more than 166 million additional VIO. Additions include ABS speed sensors, accelerator pedal sensors, and fuel vapor canisters; 4 diesel fuel injector sets; and more than 140 switches. Focused on engine control coverage, Standard® line introduced 185 sensors for 48 million additional VIO. EGR valves, fuel injector seal kits, and ignition coils are also available. Read More