Test & Measuring Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Ka-Band HPA and Block Upconverter serves SatComm applications.

October 29, 2014

Intended for use in single-carrier satellite communications, 5.72 x 4.51 x 1.63 in. HMC7053 block upconverter and 5.0 x 4.51 x 1.145 in. HMC7054 high-power amplifier (HPA) operate in 29–31 GHz frequency output range and feature -60 dBc SFDR performance. Ka-band block upconverter features 1–2 GHz dual input IF at 0 dBm typ and 20 dB conversion gain. Ka-band HPA achieves linear output power of 37 dBm, offers 42 dB small signal gain, and operates at 5 V while drawing 14 A. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Meter measures moisture content of industrial oils.

October 29, 2014

Featuring touchscreen display and menu-based navigation, OILPORT 30 lets users measure water activity (aw) and temperature (T) as well as calculate absolute water content x (ppm) of industrial oils. Up to 10 sets of oil-specific parameters can be stored for use as correct calculations of water content in various oils. With data logging function, measured values can be stored in device and are available via USB interface. User can also perform 1 or 2 point adjustments of aw and T. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Moisture Analyzer offers accuracy in changing gas streams.

October 29, 2014

Using tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy technology, OptiPEAK TDL600 provides accuracy of ±1% of reading or 1 ppmV. Dynamic Methane Compensation System enables analyzer to measure moisture in natural gas with varying compositions without need for manual software correction factors to be made. By automatically monitoring optical profile of gas absorption peaks, laser lock system ensures laser remains locked to correct water absorption signal. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

DNA Sequencing Analysis Kits identify genetic variants.

October 28, 2014

Based on peer-reviewed open source tools, Analysis Kits are used for analyzing variants in whole genome, exome, and targeted resequencing data produced by high-throughput, next generation sequencing systems. Customers can identify and annotate genetic variants in sample data as compared to reference genomes for wide variety of species, as well as visualize genotypes of these samples in UCSC Genome Browser and through other filtering and interpretation tools. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Sequence Generator enables 4K, p60 video assessment.

October 28, 2014

Offered as 1RU system incorporating KONA 4 professional desktop I/O card, Sarnoff® TG-400™ enables content creators, broadcasters, and distributors to verify quality of 4Kp60 digital video workflows. Player handles SD, HD, 2K, ultra-high-definition (UHD), and 4K frame rates up to 60p. While included uncompressed test patterns can reveal errors in lip-sync, color conversions, compression, and more, end-users can also load their own content for display and testing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mixed-Signal Oscilloscopes capture up to 20 channels of data.

October 27, 2014

Providing 16 digital channels, 2 or 4 analog channels, and built-in arbitrary waveform generator, PicoScope 3000D Series enables users to debug complex, high-speed embedded systems containing ADCs and DACs, serial and parallel buses, and control signals. Units are available with analog bandwidths from 60–200 MHz and max digital input frequency of 100 MHz. Supplied with USB 3.0 interface, oscilloscopes provide deep memory up to 512 M samples and 1 GS/s max sampling rate. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Spectrograph features intelligent adaptive focusing.

October 27, 2014

With Adaptive Focus Technology, Shamrock 193i allows automated access to best spectral resolution in any grating, camera, or wavelength range configuration. Motorized 193 mm spectrograph combines F/3.6 aperture with UV-NIR and SWIR detectors for optimized photon collection efficiency. System features RFID-tagged indexed grating turret, dual output port, dedicated micro-spectroscopy interfaces, and astigmatism-correction toroidal optics that enable multi-track fiber-optic acquisition. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Spectrophotometer suits security printing industry.

October 24, 2014

Designed to meet ink formulation requirements of security printing industry, Datacolor 45IR will help prevent counterfeiting of banknotes and confidential government or company documents. System uses industry standard 0/45 geometry for colorimetric and near infrared ranges as well as densitometric functions to provide optimized formulation, quality control, and authentication. In addition to intuitive interface and color screen, instrument includes onboard software for stand-alone measurement. Read More