Test & Measuring Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Quality Monitor supports HEVC/H.265 encoded streams.

July 2, 2015

Available with version 9.3 software, Sentry provides scalable HEVC solution for monitoring quality of service (QoS) and quality of experience (QoE). Support for 4K/UHD, which lets VSPs and network operators detect critical issues in real-time, and in-depth reporting enable continual network improvements. Supporting transition to 4K, monitors also feature digital program insertion monitoring capabilities that support blackout descriptor tags specified in SCTE-35 2012. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Videoscope delivers high quality still images, video.

July 2, 2015

Series C enables remote visual inspections of manufactured parts, structures, or areas that have limited direct visual access. While insertion tube maneuverability is enabled via flexible distal tip and spring neck design, combination of 8 brightness settings, glare reduction, high-intensity LED, and light-sensitive CCD camera chip technologies enables capture of images with desired brightness. Thumb-driven joystick controls 360° articulation of distal tip and up to 120° angulation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Impedance Analyzer accelerates production testing.

July 1, 2015

With enhanced measurement speed option, E4990A enables passive component manufacturers to realize fast sweep speeds at low frequency. Specifically, operators can use said option with 10, 20, 30, or 50 MHz options for accelerated measurement. Typical basic accuracy is 0.045% over impedance range with 40 V built-in DC bias source, and equivalent circuit analysis function, which supports 7 different multi-parameter models, lets engineers simulate equivalent component parameter values. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Food Processing & Preparation

Refillable Permeation Tubes accommodate light hydrocarbons.

July 1, 2015

Used in FlexStream™ calibration gas generator to produce ppm and ppb mixtures directly from pure gases, Trace Source™ 57 Series only use gas phase of compound. Controlling pressure in tube allows high-vapor pressure compounds – methane, ethane, ethylene – to be dispensed by permeation. Emission rate is proportional to compound pressure in tube, and attainable single-step dilution ratios from 1000:1 to >50,000,000:1 allow ppb mixtures to be made directly from pure analyte compound. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

X-Ray Generators suit medical radiography applications.

June 30, 2015

Featuring 450 kHz maximum output frequency, Z Series X-Ray Generators offer various options, including dual speed starter, dual filament drive, and variety of control console choices. Units are available from 32–65 kW peak power with 40–150 kV output voltage, and up to 5 different manual and AEC operating modes. Measuring 595 x 410 x 475 mm, generators have flexible interface that facilitates integration, installation, calibration, and service. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Platinum SMD Flat Chip Temperature Sensors operate up to +175°C.

June 29, 2015

Offering temperature stability characteristic of ≤0.1% after 1,000 hr, AEC-Q200-qualified PTS AT series provides precise and reliable temperature sensing for automotive, space, and industrial electronics. Resistance values are 100 and 500 Ω in 0805 size and 100 Ω, 500 Ω, and 1 kΩ in the 1206 size. Along with F0.3 and F0.6 tolerance classes, features include near linear temperature characteristic of +3,850 ppm/K, reaction times down to ≤3 sec (in air), and operating range of -55 to +175°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Display & Presentation Equipment

Load Cell Display features portable, handheld design.

June 29, 2015

Reading in lb or kg, Model BHM updates at rates up to 10 Hz. Intuitive menu screen prompts user through setup and calibration, which can be done live by applying known weight in lbs; or Specification Calibration can be performed by entering load cell’s known mV/V output. Housed in durable ABS enclosure that is protected by silicone rubber boot, indicator has backlit LCD screen for use in light or dark situations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Laser Power/Energy Meter offers multiple display formats.

June 29, 2015

Featuring 320 x 240 pixel color display with 16 mm digits, StarBright offers digital display with bargraph or analog needle display. Unit measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size for company's thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors. Meter also measures irradiance and dosage for PD300RM radiometer sensors. When used with BeamTrack power/position/size sensors, StarBright can monitor laser beam size and track beam position to fractions of a mm. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meter suits gas monitoring applications.

June 29, 2015

Suitable for applications monitoring natural gas, air, and digester gas, Model FT1 utilizes DDC-Sensor™ consisting of direct digitally controlled sensor technology for calculating accurate gas correlations. Correlation algorithms allow meter to be calibrated on single gas in factory while providing user ability to select other gases in Gas-SelectX™ gas menu. With Zero CAL-CHECK™ feature, users can confirm that meter is functioning properly and accurately with push of button. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Analyzer automates aquaculture monitoring.

June 29, 2015

Featuring modular, plug-and-play design, T80-S80 Analyzer System automates testing for dissolved oxygen, pH, ammonia, and other parameters. Rackmount T80 Transmitter, equipped with 2¾ x 1½ in. LCD, is available in loop powered, 24 Vdc line powered, or 110/220 Vac line powered modes. DO80 DO Sensor features measurement range from 0.00–20.00 ppm over temperature range of -10 to +60°C. For pH, S80 offers 0.00–14.00 measurement range with temperature of -10 to +90°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Interferometer suits large aperture form metrology.

June 26, 2015

Able to characterize flat surfaces up to 12 in. in diameter, Verifire™ XL Fizeau Interferometer is suitable for measuring large plano surfaces, such as mirrors, semiconductor wafers, or optical windows. Instrument features integrated reference optic with proprietary full area calibration, enabling metrology to better than 30 nm PV over full 300 mm aperture. Verifire™ XL comes with integrated TMC vibration isolation platform and ZYGO’s patented QPSI™ vibration-robust acquisition technology. Read More

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

Preset Torque Screwdriver eliminates over/under tightening.

June 26, 2015

Featuring cam-over design, ergonomic TLS Pro series prevents fastener or bolt from being under- and over-tightened. Internal adjustment mechanism, preset using torque tester, is used for setting torque value, and drive is disengaged when tool reaches pre-set torque value. While radial cam design allows for smooth cam action with minimal wear on tool, thrust bearings ensure torque setting is independent of any end load applied by operator. Models range from 0.45–120 lb-in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Printer Materials Development Kit accelerates R&D.

June 26, 2015

Combining fast test cycle times with small build volume, RAM10™ 3D Printer Materials Development Kit provides open materials development system that uses ViriPrint™ software and includes fluids manifold, electronics, and spreader bars. Ability for users to change powder, binder, firing parameters, tubing, and powder deposition subsystems enables distributed development of new materials sets as well as scale-up to larger systems. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Configurable Control Platform improves operational efficacy.

June 26, 2015

Improving utilization of existing tools and assets, Automation Platform consists of two programmable automation control options; I/O modules for interfacing to any type of sensor, actuator, valve, etc; and Controls Workbench software for configuration, process monitoring, tuning, and data storage. Library of process routine templates and function blocks facilitates implementation, and leveraging of Umetrics analytical solutions improves automation via real-time actionable data insights. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Single-Use Datalogger records cold chain temperatures.

June 25, 2015

Used to automatically monitor product en route or in storage, I-Plug-PDF auto-generates PDF temperature report for receivers as proof of quality. No interface cable or separate software is needed; 73 x 15 x 33 mm unit, which has encrypted 8,000-point memory, plugs directly into any USB port for reading of data. Monitoring range is -40 to +65°F, accuracy is 0.3°C, and resolution is 0.1°C. Users can preset logger for alarms; multiple LED indicators show when temperature excursion occurs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Resistive Sensing Conditioner offers 24-bit measurement.

June 25, 2015

Supplied in 6 x 6 mm VQFN package, Model PGA900 provides precise 24-bit measurement of conditions such as pressure, strain, flow, or liquid levels. One-chip solution integrates 2 low-noise 24-bit ADCs to enable high-resolution signal acquisition, 14-bit DAC to provide highly linear analog outputs, and variety of output interfaces, including analog voltage, 4–20 mA current loop, SPI, I(2)C, UART, and 1-wire. Integrated power management accepts external power supply voltages from 3.3–30 V. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage

Wireless DC Clamps save, share measurements directly from field.

June 25, 2015

With 64 mm jaw size, a3003 clamps around large, high current conductors and measures up to 2,000 A DC. Fostering accurate measurements without interrupting workflow, a3004 measures 4–20 mA signals without breaking loop and features detachable clamp with extension cable for measurements in tight locations. Both instruments record and store up to 65,000 measurements with logging feature and wirelessly send data to Fluke Connect®-enabled master units and Fluke Connect mobile app. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscope System offers MIPI C-PHY TX test solution.

June 25, 2015

With Tektronix C-PHY Solution, engineers developing next-generation camera technologies using C-PHY 1.0 interface can conduct in-depth analyses, debugging, and characterization of designs. Solution combines C-PHY Essential software, 4-lane C-PHY traffic generator, single-lane oscilloscope-based C-PHY protocol decoder, and C-PHY termination board. While C-PHY Essential software is designed for TX characterization, it can also be used by designers for receiver calibration. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Water Leak Detector sensor listens for water from cracked pipe.

June 25, 2015

With maximized sound amplification, Gen-Ear LE® can pinpoint water leaks in residential and commercial water lines under concrete, asphalt, or tile. Handheld amplifier fits in operator's palm and provides noise-free amplification with built-in preset audio filters, while headphones with noise cancellation features block out interference from surrounding ambient noise. Probe rods, magnetic attachment, and Sound Amplification Module address specific areas of use.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TBT Verification Tool simplifies safety compliance testing.

June 24, 2015

Fluke® PRV240 Proving Unit provides safe method for 3-point test before touch (TBT) verification of electrical test tools without placing electrician or technician in potentially hazardous electrical environments generally involving known live voltage sources. Use reduces risk of shock and arc flash and does not require personal protective equipment. Able to source 240 V of AC and DC steady-state voltage, unit can perform up to 5,000 tests per set of 4 AA batteries. Read More