Transducers

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register data, support includes Modbus connection and user-selectable time increments for data retrieval. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Spherical Ultrasonic Piezo Transducers target 360° applications.

June 14, 2016

Standard and custom electro-ceramic hemispheres and hollow spheres, targeting industrial, medical, and scientific applications requiring frequencies >20 kHz, convert electrical power into mechanical power and vice-versa. For ultrasonic applications requiring high bandwidth, hemispheres and hollow spheres are available with 10–60 mm ODs and 1 mm wall thickness. Components are made from ferroelectric soft or hard piezo materials and can be custom-designed to match application requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transmitters and Switches increase process monitoring versatility.

June 9, 2016

One Series includes 5 switch only, transmitter only, and hybrid transmitter-switch models that offer alternatives to mechanical switches and transmitters for controlling operations based on temperature or pressure. Explosionproof and programmable, models incorporate diagnostics; programmable set point, deadband, and trip delay; and nuisance trip filtering. Features, along with integral digital process display, include HART® compatibility and integral keypad.<br /> Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Level Transmitter features one-piece design.

June 3, 2016

Featuring monolithic design, Model 59Y Series measures hydrostatic pressure of compatible media. Transmitter is available with choice of PVC, PP, PVDF, or 316L stainless steel material, as well as in submersible ranges from 0-16 in. W.C. to 0-835 ft W.C. PUR cables are available as standard, with options for PVC, FEP and TPE types. Fully sealed to IP68 rating, transmitter provides accurate, continuous liquid level measurements of water and wastewater within industrial and municipal environments. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure/Temperature Transducer suits oil and gas operations.

June 2, 2016

With outside diameter of just .37 in. to save tool space, Paine&trade; 310-38-0050 Series acquires critical data for smooth and efficient downhole oil and gas drilling and production operations. Ultra-miniature transducer measures pressure up to 25 kpsi and temperature up to 425°F to cover wide range of operating environments. Device features total error band of ±0.01% and drift specification of less than 0.05% over 60 days. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Viscosity Tester offers 2 instrument in one option.

May 25, 2016

Used for determination of viscosity in P (Poise) or cP, DV2000 Viscothinner is suitable for paint, coating, and ink industry. Unit features 4-line backlit digital display and stable drive system that creates wide measurement range and accurate readings. Instrument can be used in Manual, Maxhold, and Timed modes. ENTER key starts rotation/measurement, stops motor, and validates selected spindle while UP or DOWN keys are used to enter spindle selection screen and scroll in both directions. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Companion Speakers feature battery-powered design.

May 23, 2016

Operating 6&ndash;8 hr on single charge, Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR can be placed 150+ ft from transmitter. AIR wireless technology offers 100 user-selectable channels operating within 900 MHz frequency, which limits interference from competing signals. Speakers can also operate in wired mode, which only requires flipping switch and plugging in cable. AIR companion transmitter also connects with Assistive Listening Devices, which operate on 902&ndash;928 MHz, resulting in ADA-compliant sound system. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Sensors suit HVAC and refrigeration equipment.

April 1, 2016

With external freeze/thaw resistance from -22 to 122°F, PX3 Series offers durable solution for accurate system pressure monitoring. Sensors perform reliably in presence of electro-magnetic fields such as near wireless signals, RF communication, and electrical devices. Featuring pressure range of 15&ndash;667 psi and tight total error band of ±1.0% FS span, transducers are suited for compressors and rooftop chillers, refrigeration systems in grocery stores, and hydraulic oil pressure monitoring. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Signal Conversion Transducers install in tight areas.

March 17, 2016

As universally configurable limit-value switch with PDT relay output, MINI PRO set-point relay module has plug-in connection technology. Analog input switching range is adjustable from 0&ndash;24 mA and 0&ndash;12 V, and form C relay on output side is rated to 250 V AC/DC up to 6 A. Offering adjustable input values from 0&ndash;24 mA and 0&ndash;12 V, MINI PRO analog-to-frequency transducer supports frequency signals from 0&ndash;11 kHz and PWM signals from 0%&ndash;100% for output. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Accurate 79 GHz Radar increases liquid level measurement accuracy.

March 16, 2016

With 79 GHz transmission frequency, Micropilot NMR81 produces sharply focused microwave beam angle of 3° or 4° that ensures safe and reliable measurements without any interfering signals even in narrow tanks with baffles and down to bottom of tall tanks. Measuring ranges reach up to 70 m, and instrument measures up to 30 m with accuracy to ±0.5 mm in custody transfer applications. Product is also equipped with gas-tight feed-through and fulfills all API and OIML requirements.<br /> Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Non-Contact Thickness Measurement Tool provides PC independence.

March 15, 2016

Able to be operated with end-user&#39;s PC or laptop, OptiGauge® LT does not necessitate dedicated OptiGauge Controller and offers measurement range of 12 microns to 5 mm optical thickness; accuracy is ±2 microns. Flexibility to meet diverse needs, while PC independence and USB connectivity facilitate and accelerate production line integration. Suited for lab and R&D applications, tool supports various measurement probes to suit application at hand. Read More

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

Temperature Transmitter offers non-intrusive measurement.

March 11, 2016

Available in Rosemount 648 Wireless Temperature Transmitter and Rosemount 0085 Pipe Clamp Sensor Assembly, Rosemount X-well Technology offers surface sensing temperature measurement solution that eliminates need for thermowell or process penetration when measuring process temperatures in pipe applications. Users do not have to design, size, or maintain thermowells and Wake Frequency Calculations are eliminated. Users can also add temperature measurement points without shutting down process. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Guided Wave Radar Level Transmitters offer 3 probe configurations.

March 11, 2016

Offered in up to 9.8 ft rod and coaxial as well as up to 18.0 ft cable probe configurations, LVRD10 Series provides continuous level measurement with 4&ndash;20 mA signal output. Contact liquid level sensor is intended for low-corrosive chemical, waste, oil, or water storage applications in above grade metal or reinforced concrete tanks or below grade tanks of any material. Sensor is configured using software. Read More

Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Torque Measurement Equipment enables full data traceability.

March 4, 2016

Suitable for auditing and calibrating assembly tools, Torque Measurement Equipment certifies that tools are within tolerance. Full product offering includes simple tool checks featuring CM/CMK or SPC test results, to complete standalone Mobile systems. For optimized system accuracy and data communication, all transducers feature full digital communication to PC or analyzer. Torque wrenches can be used as production device or quality check device to check residual torque on fasteners.  Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LVIT Position Sensors target heavy-duty applications.

February 22, 2016

With their modular design, performance, and stroke-to length ratio, LDI-127 Series of contactless LVIT (Linear Variable Inductive Transducer) position sensors meet needs of in-plant or mobile equipment OEMs. Areas of use include factory automation as well as various industrial and commercial applications, including solar cell positioners, wind turbine prop pitch and brakes, chute or gate positions on off-road or agri-vehicles, and packing equipment. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature/RH Modules offer direct interface to microcontroller.

February 15, 2016

Offering linear voltage output for direct interface with MCU, HM1500LF dedicated humidity transducer is lead-free and humidity calibrated within ±2% @55% RH with solid polymer structure. Dedicated humidity and temperature transducer, HTM2500LF, offers direct interface with MCU via humidity linear voltage output. Supplied in hermetic housing, this model is humidity calibrated within ±2% @55% RH with typical 1&ndash;4 Vdc output for 0%&ndash;100% RH at 5 Vdc. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Alarm Trip features intrinsically safe field connections.

February 10, 2016

Combining alarm trip and temperature transmitter, Model SPA2IS includes built-in intrinsically safe field connections for current/voltage, RTDs, and thermocouples. Unit provides on/off control, warns of unwanted process conditions, alarms on rate of change, and performs emergency shutdowns. Powered by universal AC/DC power supply, SPA2IS features 20-bit input resolution and provides dual/quad independent alarm relay outputs when monitored process variable falls outside of user-set limits. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TE Connectivity's Macro Sensors SSIR LVDT Position Transmitters Withstand High Pressure Washdowns and Contaminants of Sawmills

February 9, 2016

TE Connectivity's Macro Sensors SSIR 937 Series Submersible LVDT Position Transmitters are becoming a popular choice for (blade) position measurement applications within sawmills and wood products processing plants due to their high tolerance to water, debris and harsh operating conditions. In addition to performing accurately amid flying sawdust and chunks of wood as well as fluctuating... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LVDT Position Transmitter features CANopen interface.

February 2, 2016

Equipped with CANopen interface compliant to CiA 443 for subsea instruments, Macro Sensors SSBR-937 Series can withstand deep sea environments with external pressures up to 5,000 psi and more than 1 million hours MTBF, when encased in special alloys. Sensor offers optimized repeatability, with error less than 0.01% of full range. Device is suited for elongation measurement as part of long-term finite element analysis of pipelines, derricks, moorings, and choke valves on offshore oil platforms. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Spring Loaded LVIT offers optimized length to stroke ratio.

January 18, 2016

At 4 in. long, contactless LRS-18 series is available with ranges from 0.5&ndash;4.0 in. for dimension or position measuring applications in factory automation as well as various industrial and commercial applications where sensing element cannot be attached to object being measured. Max tip force on item being measured is 1 lb, and 0.75 in. dia aluminum or stainless steel body has M18 x 1 thread and comes with 2 hex jam nuts. Linear sensor uses 0.25 in. dia probe equipped with AGD No. 9 contact tip. Read More