Test & Measuring Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Safety & Security Equipment

ANR Headset lets user control ambient sound level entering ear.

February 26, 2015

Hurricane III, with SureFire EarLock® Retention Rings and Noise-Reducing Filters, provides up to 40 dB of protection against loud noises while preserving situational awareness. In open position, Noise-Reducing Filters allow ambient sounds and conversations to be heard clearly. In very high noise environments, closed position reduces ambient background noise by 21 dB. Low-profile design, which can be worn while wearing helmet or mask, also includes noise-canceling microphone. Read More

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

Advanced Imaging System targets oil and gas industry.

February 25, 2015

Part of multi-scale imaging solution, HeliScan™ microCT System provides accurate 3D imaging for analysis of reservoir rocks in hydrocarbon assets, allowing geoscientists and engineers to gain insight into reservoir heterogeneity and petrophysical properties. System delivers distortion-free imaging by combining proprietary methods, such as dynamic auto focus and drift correction, which accelerates image acquisition time. HeliScan comes with Avizo® 3D data visualization and analysis software. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

MicroTCA.4 System suits data acquisition applications.

February 25, 2015

Intended for large control and data acquisition applications, NAT-MCH-PHYS80 addresses requirements for high bandwidth to both AMCs and rear transition slot of MCH as well as for optical and copper uplinks in PCIe-based MTCA.4 systems. Board provides PCIe bandwidth of 128 Gbps to local main CPU; supports cascading of MicroTCA.4 systems to increase number of PCIexpress slots to 24, 36, 48, etc; and provides external PCIexpress access via 128 Gbps optical or copper uplinks. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Particle Sizing Probe offers granulation monitoring.

February 25, 2015

Featuring measuring range of 50–6,000 µm for powders, pellets, and granules, Parsum IPP-80 enables real-time monitoring of agglomeration, coating, and granulation processes. Inline probe includes built-in self-diagnostic tools and uses spatial filter velocimetry to provide continuous particle size and size distribution data. With no moving parts and stable optics, sanitary stainless steel unit is resistant to vibration, requires no manual alignment, and is specified for hygienic environments. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

USB Diode Power Sensors accelerate accurate measurements.

February 25, 2015

USB 3-path diode power sensors R&S NRPxxS/SN are available for 3 frequency ranges – 10 MHz to 8, 18, and 33 GHz – and enable 10,000 triggered measurements per second with min trigger resolution of 100 µsec; special mode permits 50,000+ equidistant measurements per second. Other features include dynamic range of 93 dB and 3-path diode design that enables lower measurement limit to -70 dBm. NRPxxSN model offers both USB and LAN interface, with latter allowing remote power measurements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Evaluation Kit fosters integration of Resonant Qi charging.

February 25, 2015

Built on Wireless Power Consortium's (WPC) Resonant Qi Specification, evaluation kit help OEMs, ODMs, and semiconductor manufacturers bring resonant wireless power, with multi-device charging, spatial freedom, power efficacy, and accelerated charging, to forthcoming products. Solution is pre-certified for backwards-compatibility with Qi v1.1-enabled products, and support for Resonant and Inductive Qi modes affords seamless migration path for Qi standard integration. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Encoders offer noise-free position measurements.

February 25, 2015

Available with Optolink technology, Models XHI 801and XHI 803 can transmit encoder position data using fiber optics. Optolink provides secure data transmission up to 1,500 m in harsh industrial environments where electrical noise and long cable lengths can be problematic, such as mining, cranes, wind turbines, and pulp/paper processing applications. Lighter than copper, optical fiber also offers galvanic isolation which can help prevent damage from lightning. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Camera System visualizes RF fields and measures EMC.

February 25, 2015

Comprising SPECTRAN RSA Series Spectrum Analyzer and isotropic broadband antenna which are connected via network to central server, SPECTRAN RF VIEW provides real-time visualization of RF fields and EMC measurements in unlimited resolution. Antennas are arranged in equal distance in X/Y grid, and measurement data are visualized as chessboard-display. System enables detailed measurements of antenna spreading characteristics or graphical classification of radiated emissions during EMC test. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Configurable XMC Modules feature Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA.

February 25, 2015

XMC-7K series feature reconfigurable Xilinx® Kintex™-7 FPGA and 128M x 64-bit DDR3 SDRAM. Eight-lane, high-speed serial interface on rear P15 connector for PCIe Gen 1/2 (standard), Serial Rapid I/O, 10 GbE, and Xilinx Aurora implementations are supported. While rear I/O provides 4- or 8-lane, high-speed serial interface on P16 XMC port, select I/O or LVDS pairs plus global clock pairs direct to FPGA via rear P4 or P16 port. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Sound Level Meters offer enhanced usability via software.

February 25, 2015

Model 831 and LxT support SLM Utility G4 software, which provides usability-optimized interface for sound level meter setup and data analysis. Software promotes work efficiency by supporting simultaneous control of multiple meters and allows consultants/engineers to share setups, download and display data, as well as export to Excel® files via USB or Internet connection. Standard version is 64-bit to support large data files, and another version is available for 32-bit computers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BGA Interposer probes DDR4 x16 designs with logic analyzer.

February 24, 2015

Used for testing DDR4 x16 DRAM designs with U4154B logic analyzer, W4631A captures address, command, and data signals for debugging designs and making validation measurements. Solution connects directly to balls of DRAM with DDR4 96 ball riser (included) or optional 3rd party socket, enabling operation and acquisition with minimal impact to signal integrity on embedded system design. Interposer can be used with E5849A probes for high-data-rate (up to 3.2 Gbps) DDR4 DRAM designs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Phased Array Probe simplifies corrosion inspection.

February 24, 2015

Promoting productivity via 1.26 in. beam coverage width, scan speed, and C-scan imaging with optimized data-point density, Dual Linear Array™ probe uses pitch-catch technique that increases quality of near-surface resolution and pit detection in corrosion survey applications. Features include 0.4 in. near-surface detection capability, quick adjustment system that adapts to diameters from 4 in. to flat, and carbide wear plates for wedge protection. Product comes in aluminum housing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzer is designed for testing RF components.

February 24, 2015

Comprising 2- and 4-port configurations offering frequency coverage from 9 kHz to 4.5, 6.5, or 9 GHz, E5080A ENA series provides functionalities for measuring active and passive RF components for R&D and manufacturing environments. Analyzer uses Keysight PNA- and PXI-Series software architecture, which facilitates measurements across multiple Keysight VNAs, and offers color touchscreen display that accelerates access to basic measurements. Typ dynamic range is 147 dB. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Metrology System provides 3D tube and wire measurement.

February 24, 2015

Equipped with 8 high-resolution cameras, TubeInspect P8 is suitable for tubes and wires with diameters from 1–125 mm and allows for optimum 3D inspection of objects up to 1 m in length or more. Lateral doors allow for overlapping repositioning section by section. Measuring results are provided within 2–5 seconds and sheath tolerance can be determined to accuracy of 0.035 mm. Combined with BendingStudio software platform, system offers various application-oriented functionalities. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Graphical User Interface features modular design.

February 24, 2015

Able to be customized according to individual requirements, modular flexx-GUI features capacitive touchscreen, 1 mm cover glass with custom print, and temperature range of 0–70°C. Unit is based on 454 MHz ARM926EJ-S CPU with 64 MB RAM and 4 GB SD flash card. Enclosed in solid aluminum, device has 4.3 in. display with 480 x 272 pixel resolution and 16.7 million colors. External interfaces include 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x RJ45, and 1 x Mini USB for power supply. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Viscometer simplifies oil condition monitoring.

February 24, 2015

Suited for field operators, microVISC-m™ simplifies daily or routine measurements of lubricating oil viscosity. Sample volume requirements are as small as 100 µL, and measurement of oil viscosity is made possible via 1 min test that eliminates need to wait for test results from remote labs. Instrument displays dynamic viscosity at ambient conditions and extrapolates kinematic viscosities at 40°C, 80°C, and 100°C following industry-standard ASTM D341 formulas. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mobile Digital Sorting System grades dates by size.

February 23, 2015

Designed to eliminate manual sorting, 2-stage DateSort™ combines mechanical pre-cleaning to remove foreign material with optical sorting to grade dates by size. Entry-level, gravity-fed, stainless steel machine handles 3.3–4.4 tons per hour. Simplicity of mechanics and water cooling enable DateSort to withstand extreme dust and heat up to 122°F. Color touchscreen features GUI where sort parameters can be created, adjusted, or retrieved from memory. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual D/A Converter features high sampling rate.

February 23, 2015

Compliant to MicroTCA.4 specification for High Energy Physics, Model AMC523 provides sampling rate of 250 MS/s at 16-bit resolution. Unit comes in mid-size double module, routing x8 or dual x4 PCIe to backplane. Featuring Kintex-7 FPGA with 2 GB of DDR3 memory, module allows for large buffer sizes to be storing during processing and queuing data to host. DAC connects with MRT523 Rear Transition Module, and routes 12 channels of ADC signals from RTM to FPGA. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition System features touchscreen display.

February 23, 2015

Integrating measurement, display, and recording platforms, GasGard 100 Control System is available with 10.4 in. TFT SVGA LED Panel PC with resistive touchscreen display. LED indicator is provided for power on/off, storage access, and LAN active status. System can manage 1–6 I/O modules on backplane and up to 6 GasGard Controllers can be networked together. With open Ethernet connectivity, controllers can handle wide range of monitoring and historical logging functions. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Detector continuously monitors combustible gases.

February 23, 2015

Available with communication outputs, Ultima® OPIR-5 Open Path Infrared Detector consists of IR source and receiver that continuously monitor methane in 0–5,000 ppm•m and 0–5 LEL•m ranges; 0–2,000 ppm•m and 0–1 LEL•m ranges are available for monitoring propane. Dual 4–20 mA analog signals, proportional to each of above ranges, are supplied in addition to digital display and relay contacts. Sensor data and status information from receiver can be transmitted up to 9,000 ft to any industrial ADC. Read More