Test & Measuring Instruments

Mounting & Attaching Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Adjustable Shim simplifies leveling adjustments.

March 27, 2015

Eliminating trial and error of lifting machinery to slip in shims and wedges, Microshim lets user adjust stainless steel lifting bolt to raise/lower machine in height adjustments of 0.001 in. Each unit lifts and supports 10,000 lb, and applying adhesive to 2 sliding surfaces allows for adjustment before product is permanently locked to specific height. While shim is milled from solid block of aluminum and protected by hard anodized coating, lifting hardware is fabricated in stainless steel. Read More

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

Pressure Transmitters and Switches operate in hazardous areas.

March 27, 2015

Available in 7 ranges from 0–10,000 psi, Model 3800 Series Pressure Transmitters offer 5 ms response times with choice of loop-powered 4–20 mA or low-power 1–5 Vdc output. Units have NEMA4X/IP66 housings, stainless steel wetted parts, and hermetically sealed enclosures without O-rings. Providing 4–20 mA standard output and optional 1–5 Vdc output, all stainless steel Model 3820 Series OEM Pressure Switch-Transmitters add 30 V, 120 mA normally open solid state relay switch with ±2% URL accuracy. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Air-Push Type Contact Sensor offers flexible communication.

March 27, 2015

Supplied in IP-67G enclosure, GT2-P has spindle that can be actuated by compressed air and eliminates need for complex mounting jigs. Scale Shot System, combining conventional scale and transformer methods, enables accuracy of 1 µm throughout entire range while maintaining absolute positioning. Designed for extended use, even in harsh environments, sensor employs extended-life linear ball bearings that lend to detecting durability of up to 100 million cycles. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Logging Rate Indicator includes 2 totalizers and Modbus.

March 27, 2015

Configurable for 4–20 mA loop- or battery-powered service, LCD HIT-4U features 6-digit rate display as well as separate 8-digit resettable and non-resettable flow totalizers. Multi-drop Modbus serial port allows 2-way communication and configuration with remote devices; full front panel operation negates need to open explosionproof enclosure, which is accessed via included magnetic pointer; and data logs are part of unit menu (also accessible without opening enclosure). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pipe/Cable Locator leverages cloud, GPS, mobile technologies.

March 27, 2015

Delivering cloud-based mobile locating technologies, UTTO® connects locate device, field worker, and damage prevention process. Cloud-based platform, mobile tablet app, and networked locator device capture and store locate and position data without requiring changing of field technicians work practice or procedures. By locating target using GPS technology and cloud-connected satellite updates, solution maps underground assets to within 1 m and works with existing locate devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Portable DGA Instrument suits in-field and lab use.

March 27, 2015

Using photo-acoustic cantilever technology to evaluate transformer health, Delphi Portable™ takes dissolved gas analysis (DGA) readings in 30 min or less and provides actionable information on 7 key diagnostic gases and moisture in insulating oil. Instrument combines DGA and Dissolved Gas Anomaly Indication system (DG-AI) and identifies faults by measuring composite gas levels. Features include built in printer as well as data storage/management and data export capabilities. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

AC LVDT Signal Conditioner offers pushbutton calibration.

March 27, 2015

Able to be set up within minutes, DIN-rail mounted SC-100 module works with AC-operated LVDTs, RVDTs, and inductive half-bridge position sensors as well as Marposs and Solartron analog pencil gaging probes. Features include provides RS-485 digital communications link, GUI, and LVDT setup with built-in null indication and front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Choices include 4 LVDT excitation frequencies, 6 analog DC outputs, and 2 current loop DC outputs. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cartography Packages cover inland and coastal U.S. waters.

March 26, 2015

Providing maps for lower 48 United States, Lake Insight® v15 features database of 9,000 lakes with depth contours, including 2,300 detailed charts with contours at 1–3 ft intervals. Nautic Insight® v15 includes updated NOAA Electronics Navigation Charts and Marine Protected Areas, optimized bathymetric and depth contour detail, Maptech and Fishing HotSpots® POIs, and 20 zoom-in levels beyond standard Insight data preloaded in chartplotters. Both come in PRO, HD East, and HD West versions. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-Line Water Cut Monitor features spool piece mounting.

March 26, 2015

Designed for water in oil measurements, Universal IV™ Cut Monitor (CM) replaces spool piece designs installed in field and utilizes industry-standard size sensing element that installs directly into process piping. In-line probe design allows analysis of flowing fluid sample in real-time, while Cote-Shield™ technology ignores coating buildup on probe and puts sensing area of instrument directly into process stream. Monitor is compatible with pressures to 1,000 psi and temperatures to 450°F. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Test Module enhances sampling oscilloscope functionality.

March 26, 2015

Used with DSA8300 Digital Serial Analyzer sampling oscilloscopes, 100G broad wavelength 80C15 Optical Sampling Module with Clock Recovery Trigger Pickoff (CRTP) option offers signal sensitivity sufficient to test optical devices and perform clock recovery required by 100GBASE-SR4 (IEEE 802.3bm) specification. Optical signal analysis solution covers 100G Ethernet standards for both single- and multi-mode optics. Sensitivity enables accurate signal measurement with power as low as -9 dBm. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Total Chlorine Analyzer simplifies water monitoring.

March 26, 2015

Utilizing 3-electrode amperometric sensor, plug-n-play TC-80 monitors total chlorine in drinking water, rinse water, cooling water, or other fresh water samples from 0.05–20 ppm chlorine as standard or 0.005–2.000 ppm with low range sensor. Panel mount design includes built-in flow control and automatic pH compensation. Available with 110-240 Vac or 24 Vdc power, TC-80 graphically displays both Total Chlorine and pH for trend analysis. Unit provides two 4–20 mA outputs and 3 alarm relays. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless Gateways monitor products and environments. .

March 26, 2015

Featuring Modbus, WiFi, and Cellular communication, cloud-based Super Gateways measure HVAC and environmental values, including ambient temperature, humidity, AC current, voltage, 4–20 mA signals, and light/motion. Products can acquire and log data, communicate wirelessly at long range, and execute custom programs on their own. With extended-range RF transceiver, single gateway covers 30,000 ft² with 1.3-mile line-of-sight capability. Each has 3 GB onboard memory, storing 120 billion data points. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Interface Module links strain gauges, load cells to Orbit 3.

March 26, 2015

Strain Gauge Interface Module (SGIM) allows strain gauges and load cells to interface with Solartron Orbit® 3 digital measurement system. Four- and six-wire, full-bridge strain transducers can share Orbit® sensor network with Solartron digital displacement and dimensional measurement transducers, and sensor readings can be taken directly into PC, PLC, or Solartron Digital Readout. Capable of acquisition rates up to 3,906 readings/sec, digitizing circuit provides >0.02% FSO linearity. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Transmitters support programming via HART and DTM.

March 26, 2015

THZ3 and TDZ3 Dual Input Smart HART Temperature Transmitters are both HART and DTM (Device Type Manager) programmable. Programming and interrogation is possible from anywhere at any time on 4–20 mA loop via HART handheld communicator, HART-compatible host, or any FDT (Field Device Tool)-compliant host or program, such as PACTware, utilizing Moore Industries DTM. PACTware utility provides programming capability for thorough transmitter configuration. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eight-Channel AWG enables all-in-one automotive immunity testing.

March 25, 2015

Designed to fit inside transient generator, 8-channel ARB 5500 features memory for over 64,000 standard waveform segments as well as 1 GB of Clone™ memory for user-defined shapes. This arbitrary wave generator (AWG) provides necessary control for all battery simulation tests and advanced functions. With individual trigger outputs and programmable current limits, each channel supports 16-bit output with 10 MSps playback. Output range is -10 to +10 V, and frequency range is up to 500 kHz. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital POL Module addresses challenge of powering advanced ICs.

March 25, 2015

Outputting 90 A in 50.80 x 9.47 x 19.10 mm vertical and 50.8 x 19.1 x 9.7 mm horizontal through-hole configurations, non-isolated NDM3Z-90 incorporates dynamically programmable digital features. Modules are available with 7.5–14 Vdc input range and 0.6–1.8 Vdc programmable output range. While peaking at 91.4% at 12 Vdc in to 1.0 Vdc out at 50% load, efficiency remains at 88.7% up to full load. Digital power controller with ChargeMode™ Control technology eliminates need for compensation. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Horn Sounders feature explosion proof design.

March 25, 2015

Designed for Zone 2, 22 and Div 2 hazardous locations, D2x Series is based on 116 dB(A) SPL 64-tone horn sounder, which can be combined with 5 or 10 joule Xenon strobe in 130 x 125 mm housing. Four remotely triggered alarm stages enable D2x units to signal multiple safety warnings or process events. Housed in corrosion proof, marine-grade aluminum die-cast enclosure, horns offer continuous, intermittent, sweeping, and alternating tones with effective range up to 410 ft. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Substrate Tester detects HDD defects.

March 25, 2015

Designed for hard disk drive manufacturers, Model AVT-2000 detects defects at Substrate Grind, Nickel Plate, and First Polish process steps. Expedited recipe development is enabled by proprietary Defect Classification Assistant, which allows user to build detection algorithms with statistically based methodology. Empirical methods are used in DCA instead of legacy trial and error attempts. Read More

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

Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.

March 25, 2015

Comprising multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors, K50 Modbus Series enables flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Multicolor indicators come in standard dome, daylight visible, beacon (perimeter), and beacon (perimeter and center) with configurable flashing and strobe options. For error-proofing and parts-verification applications, pick-to-light sensors have illuminated dome and come in polarized retro-reflective or fixed-field models. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Circular Polarization Tools aid microscopic sample spectroscopy.

March 24, 2015

Available for CRAIC microspectrophotometers, circular polarization package, comprised of optics and hardware, lets users measure circular polarization spectra in either transmission or reflectance (incident illumination) modes. Flexible solution enables measurement in micron scale sample areas, promoting versatility in materials science, biological research, and experimental microspectroscopy. Read More