Test & Measuring Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coordinate Measuring Machine installs in any location.

September 1, 2015

Featuring portable design, XM Series performs high-precision measurements using onscreen interactive visual guide and handheld touch probe. No previous CMM programming experience is needed. User selects desired measurement parameters and measures target to complete programming. Augmented reality guidance images are created automatically, and measurement points with 3D elements are visually overlaid. Temperature and humidity operating ranges are 50–95°F and 20–80% RH, respectively. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

PV Array Simulators help improve solar power production.

September 1, 2015

Supporting use in laboratories and on manufacturing lines, N8937APV (208 Vac) and N8957APV (400 Vac) help engineers develop, verify, and maximize performance of inverter maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithms and circuits. Both single-output, programmable DC power sources can simulate I-V curve characteristics under different environmental conditions. Additionally, simulators provide built-in voltage and current measurements and autoranging output from 500–1,500 V and 10–30 A. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Function Oscilloscopes feature 12-bit resolution.

September 1, 2015

With 12-bit resolution, OWON XDS Series is suited for users that need to measure small signals or read details from large signal. Units come with Xvisual technology platform which provides low base noise, 40M record length, and 75,000 wfms/s refresh rate. Software delivers advanced trigger and protocol decoding functions, while embedded Wi-Fi module ensures computers and cell phones can share display screen to view/control oscilloscope. Users can also check and save waveform data via App. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Multichannel Data Recorder accepts input from up to 3 radars.

August 31, 2015

As software application or fully configured recording sub-system in 19 in. rack-mount unit for both session-based and continuous operation in deployed systems, multichannel Radar Data Recorder can record primary radar video and associated tracks as well as AIS, ADS-B, IFF, and NMEA-0183 navigation data from ship and aircraft transponders. Network packet messages, including H.264 video streams and camera data, can also be recorded. Control is possible via local UI, network, or Web browser. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean, Electronic Components & Devices

Photovoltaic Simulators emulate dynamic electrical behavior.

August 31, 2015

With Embedded TerraSAS™ Terrestrial Solar Array Simulators, users can test isolated and non-isolated string inverters with voltages up to 1,000 Vdc and currents up to 15 A. Each simulator consists of programmable DC power supply with control software and GUI, high output isolation, and embedded PV simulation engine that provides I-V curve in single standalone unit. ETS1000Y is available in 3 configurations: [5 kW 1,000 Vdc at 5 A, [10 kW 1,000 Vdc at 10 A, and [15 kW 1,000 Vdc at 15 A. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-System Flash Memory Programmer offers 1-2 sec cycle times.

August 28, 2015

Available for design and manufacturing engineers, ScanWorks® can reduce programming times from 10 or more minutes to 1 or 2 sec. FPGA-Controlled Test (FCT) tool inserts board tester with multiple instruments into functional FPGA, and high-speed programming engines, which utilize IEEE 1149.1 JTAG port on FPGAs, can load memories connected to FPGA. Solution can program diverse types of Flash memories, including NOR and NAND, as well as memory connected to FPGA via I²C and SPI buses. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test System measures NVG-compatible lighting and displays.

August 28, 2015

Utilizing concave, aberration-corrected grating spectrograph, OL 770-NVS Night Vision Display Test and Measurement System allows for NVIS compatible testing of Tungsten backlit devices without need for additional filters and system calibrations. Laboratory-grade TE-cooled, back thinned detector enables fast measurements of spectral radiance, luminance, chromaticity, NVISa and NVISb, while exceeding all MIL-L-86762A Appendix B / MIL-STD-3009 requirements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed DAQ Module works with ControlLogix PLCs.

August 28, 2015

Able to acquire data at programmable sample rate of 50 µsec, 5274A plugs into Allen-Bradley ControlLogix™ and programs using RSLogix5000 (Studio 5000). This analog input, high-speed data acquisition (DAQ) module archives data using PLC's registers for analysis or export. Transfer capability of up to 128 samples — on one channel or evenly divided over 4 channels — enables data capture from up to 4 different analog sources. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transducer uses app for remote monitoring.

August 28, 2015

Using Android app and wireless Bluetooth LE to connect to mobile devices and computers, CirrusSense® TDWLB Pressure Transducer can be remotely monitored and programmed. All-digital sensor measures pressures from vacuum to 10,000 psi and uses patent-pending circuitry to provide 12–18 month battery life and redundant sensing. Available in 2 compensated accuracies of 1% and 0.25%, with optional external temperature sensing probe available, transducer is EMI/RFI protected and sealed to IP65 rating. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoder suits offshore motion applications.

August 28, 2015

Certified according to ATEX and IECEx, Model IXA 648 is suited for hazardous applications where extreme conditions are common. Inductive absolute encoder avoids magnets and glass to provide measurement technology that can withstand shock and vibration. Rated for operation up to 6,000 rpm and 70°C, encoder is available with up to 31-bit multiturn resolution (19/12), and can communicate with control using PROFIBUS, PROFINET, CANopen, DeviceNet, SSI, or EnDat interface. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Field Computer offers customizable add-ons.

August 27, 2015

Designed to meet stringent MIL-STD-810G standards, IP67-rated NAUTIZ X8 PDA enables efficient data collection in tough environments, including forestry, surveying, construction, field services, warehouse projects, and logistics. Nautiz X8 Long Range Bluetooth Expansion Pack allows long-range communication up to 300 m, while Nautiz X8 Barcode Expansion Pack features imager module with LED aimer. With empty add-on cap, Nautiz X8 Basic Expansion Pack enables extension of user's choice. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

OCXO Frequency Reference provides 8 buffered outputs.

August 27, 2015

Featuring 1U, 19 in. rack mount design, 10 MHz Model MtRF-5021 is suited for use in test and calibration or with multiple phase-locked receivers and transmitters. Device features output level of 0 dBm, temperature range of -40 to +70°C, and standard stability of 50 with 10 or 3 ppb available. Warm up time is less than 3 minutes, with options as low as 15 seconds. Operating from 90–250 Vac line power or 9–18 Vdc at 1.5 W, MtRF-5021 comes standard with BNC connectors. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Visual Inspection System offers up to 96x magnification.

August 27, 2015

VERSAMag® High-Magnification HD Inspection System combines multi-axis, high-resolution camera, which tilts and rotates for multiple angle inspection, with adjustable Z-height arm for inspecting objects of various shapes and sizes. Along with up to 96x magnification, features include real-time video inspection, flexible working heights, and intuitive controls. Measurement and annotation capabilities are available when paired with FSInspection Software. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Encoder provides accuracy up to 1-1.5 degrees.

August 26, 2015

With integrated line driver in single chip, M Sense B Encoder covers resolution band up to 1,024 lines, providing accurate closed loop motion feedback and positioning. Cable output flexibility is available in both axial and radial options. Pairing with brush DC and brushless DC motor options, compact encoder is suited for medical pumps, medical imaging, life sciences, security and access robotics, and aerospace/defense applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

LCD Tachometer/Hour Meter utilizes replaceable battery.

August 26, 2015

Powered by internal lithium battery with no external power connections required, Series PT17 Digital Tach/Maintenance/Hour Meter keeps track of true engine rpm and running time for all types of gasoline engines. Operation of meter is triggered by ~5.7 ft shielded and external lead, wrapped around spark plug wire of engine. Since unit is triggered by spark of engine, hours and rpm display actual operation, which facilitates maintenance and warranty applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Automatic ID

Site Analyzer detects passive intermodulation over CPRI.

August 26, 2015

Portable and rugged with 12 in. touchscreen, PIM Site Analyzer-alpha provides multi-function on-site tests and measurements of active and passive elements — whether outdoor or indoor systems, RF or fiber optic. Plug-and-play modular and broadband design with exchangeable band filter units ensures flexibility and future-proofs system. Operating from battery and 110/220 Vac, analyzer provides antenna isolation measurement, DTF measurement, and VSWR/Return loss measurement. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Fidelity PCIe Digitizer supports RF, wireless measurements.

August 25, 2015

U5303A 12-bit PCIe® digitizer supports BB1 application option that enhances performance by compensating ADC and front-end distortion, minimizing interleaves spurs, and reducing overall noise bandwidth. This results in improved and uniform measurement fidelity across useful bandwidth to benefit RF and wireless frequency domain measurements. Also, post processing compensation lends to optimized SFDR and intermodulation product specifications. Achievable DAQ length is up to 64 MS/channel. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible Level Transmitter monitors wastewater.

August 25, 2015

Featuring corrosion-resistant design that is submersible to 1,100 ft, Model 311-M351 supports challenging wastewater lift station monitoring applications. Unit is available in standard ranges from 0–10 through 0–1,100 ft WC, with choice of 4–20 mA or 0–5 Vdc output. To eliminate process clogging, transmitter incorporates 3 in. diameter clog-resistant sensing diaphragm and corrosion-resistant protective baffle plate. Integral lightning and surge protection is standard. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Video Capture/Streaming Device does not require computer.

August 25, 2015

Offering one-touch recording, Standalone Video Capture and Streaming device (SKU: USB2HDCAPS) lets users capture and stream video content to USB hard drive or SD card up to 64 GB. This is accomplished via Internet connection and without computer. Built-in LAN port allows streaming over to local network or Internet to online video service, and video records in compatible format. Built-in RJ45 network port is also standard. Use with PC is also supported for video capture through software. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Modules monitor remote field devices over HSPA connection.

August 24, 2015

Providing flexible I/O and cellular connectivity, ioLogik 2542-HSPA offers 4 channels for analog input and 12 channels for user-configurable digital input/output, while ioLogik 2512-HSPA offers 8 DIs, 8 DI/Os, and no analog inputs. Both provide 5-band UTMS/HSPA communication that supports up to 5.76 Mbps upload/14.4 Mbps download, 2 RS-232/422/485 ports that support Modbus RTU, and 4 Ethernet ports. Operating from -22 to +158°F while consuming 13 W, devices withstand rugged industrial use. Read More