Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Straightpoint Load Cells Weigh Hulking Flare Stack

August 24, 2016

Speedy Services used load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment from Straightpoint to weigh and calculate the centre of gravity of a 298t flare stack bound for a BP oil rig in the North Sea. Speedy utilised four 150t wireless compression load cells and wireless centre of gravity software with supplementary SW-HHP handheld displays. The load cells were chosen for a number of... Read More

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

Multi-Sensor Transmitter suits diesel engine emissions testing.

August 24, 2016

With dew/frost point and temperature sensors on remote cables and barometric pressure sensor built into control module, DewTrak-DE measures environmental parameters at air intake of diesel engines for use in analysis during emissions testing. Analog and digital communications are standard. Able to be used in testing and research laboratories as well as in field for diverse equipment, instrument meets industry specifications for aforementioned measurements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Leakage Current Clamps do not require users to stop production.

August 24, 2016

Respectively featuring 40 and 61 mm jaw diameters, CAT III 600 V safety rated models 368 FC and 369 FC help identify, document, record, and compare leakage current readings over time without shutting down critical equipment. Fully shielded jaws, which capture leakage current signals as low as 10 µA, also minimize external EMI. Designed to accurately measure complex signals, these true-rms meters offer 1 µA resolution and upper measurement range of 60 A. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PCIe-Based Mezzanine Modules support COTS applications.

August 24, 2016

Used with AcroPack carrier cards for PCIe- or VPX-based systems, AcroPack General Purpose I/O Modules provide high-speed and high-resolution A/D and D/A, digital I/O, serial communication, and re-configurable FPGA functions. Products perform in commercial as well as extreme environments from -40 to 85°C for conduction-cooled applications. RoHS-compliant modules are suited for development labs, military and aerospace applications, defense industry, and automation applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mass Spectrometer offers resolving power of 1-10 million.

August 24, 2016

With 7 Tesla magnet, solariX™ 2XR Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer advances isotope fine structure mass spectrometry by reducing time necessary to acquire IFS mass spectra. OMEGA detection electronics double detected ion cyclotron frequencies, cutting in half required measurement time to obtain IFS in time-sensitive small molecule workflows such as LC/MS and MALDI MS imaging. ParaCell FTMS detector cell increases resolving power to 1.2 million in one second at m/z 200. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Blades support audio networking.

August 22, 2016

Available for 64 x 64 and 128 x 128 DM® matrix switchers, DMB-4K-I-HD-DNT 4K HDMI® & Dante Input Blade provides 8 HDMI inputs, while DMB-4K-O-HD-DNT 4K HDMI® & Dante Output Blade provides 8 HDMI outputs with built-in 4K scaling. Analog audio inputs and outputs are enabled by connecting optional Analog Audio Breakout Box. With blades, seamless, fully digital integration and interoperability with DM, the industry standard for managing and distributing AV and control signals, is possible. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cherney Microbiological Services Teams with Mocon to Assist Food Processors in Identifying Spoilage Causes

August 19, 2016

Minneapolis – With many food companies having limited personnel and technology resources to determine exactly why they are having product spoilage issues, Cherney Microbiological Services, Ltd. has teamed with MOCON, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOCO) to help provide answers. “The best way to rapidly identify the cause of shelf life issues is to fuse the latest in measurement capability with rich,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Flowserve and ANSYS First in Market to Leverage the Innovation of Digital Twins to Deliver New Levels of Efficiency, Reliability and Reduced Risk

August 19, 2016

New agreement enables Flowserve to innovate products faster and minimize operational costs for their customers PITTSBURGH - ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS), the global industry leader in engineering simulation software, announced today that Flowserve, a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, signed an enterprise license agreement providing broad... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Reticle Inspection Systems qualify masks 10 nm and below.

August 19, 2016

Utilizing Dual Imaging technology, Teron™ 640 offers sensitivity necessary to accurately qualify advanced optical masks. Teron™ SL655 with STARlightGold™ technology helps IC manufacturers assess incoming reticle quality, monitor reticle degradation, and detect yield-critical reticle defects. Measurements produced by Teron models are supported by Reticle Decision Center, a data analysis and management system that automates defect disposition decisions and reduces reticle-related patterning errors. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Distributed I/O Modules eliminate need for safety controller.

August 19, 2016

Available with 1 input, 2 inputs, or 2 inputs with delay, u-remote Safe Power-feed Modules (UR20-PF-O) incorporate functionality for safely switching off power to all modules within safety segment. Design meets machine safety standards, including SIL 3 CL and Category 4 PL e, and can help increase efficiency and reduce wiring in applications, while functionality provides immediate feedback on safety circuit status. One module can manage up to 12 switchable output modules. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hygienic Jelly Testing Equipment meets needs of laboratories.

August 19, 2016

Drying room and GML03 laboratory depositor enable producers of jellies, such as medicated and functional gummies, to test new products while increasing production of tested recipes to industrial scale. Allowing manufacturers to develop new recipes without disrupting production, equipment includes exchangeable pump system and choice of servo-controlled piston sizes. Depositor features recipe creation for process scalability, and drying room allows total control of drying parameters. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Switch Control System offers scalable solution.

August 19, 2016

With Modular Switch Control System, users can put together almost unlimited size switching system, from small matrixes to systems with multiple chassis and hundreds of switches. System is based on Controller Board that provides external interfaces and sends commands to intelligent Switch Modules via internal I2C buses. Switch Modules sit on and control user's Driver boards which can hold relays, RF switches, attenuators or provide digital I/O lines. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

LX VisualApplets Cameras integrate global shutter CMOS sensors by CMOSIS.

August 19, 2016

Using the graphical programming environment VisualApplets, LX industrial cameras enable even beginners without FPGA knowledge to create unique image processing solutions directly in the camera’s FPGA. Suitable for quality inspections and error-proofing in pharmaceutical and assembly applications, cameras are available with 4, 12 and 20 megapixel resolutions and can process data up to 74 fps. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tektronix Begins Delivery of the IsoVu(TM) Optically Isolated Measurement System

August 18, 2016

IsoVu Technology Combines 1 GHz Bandwidth, Wide Common Mode Range, with Superior Common Mode Rejection to Make Previously Hidden Signals Visible BEAVERTON, Ore. - Tektronix, a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, today announced that the IsoVu™ Measurement System previewed earlier this year at the APEC 2016 show is now shipping and available for worldwide delivery to... Read More

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

Automated Temperature Monitoring Helps Save Vaccines

August 18, 2016

According to Medical Lab Management Magazine, half of all hospital labs have installed automated temperature monitoring devices to help protect their critical vaccines and healthcare supplies. Another 20% of these labs say that they plan to source a system over the next few years. To help protect your lab’s vaccines and life science products, CAS DataLoggers offers temperature monitoring... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Sound Level Meter measures noise as low as 6.5 dB A-weighted.

August 18, 2016

Suited for outdoor noise monitoring as well as any other application where noise levels down to 6.5 dB A-weighted need to be measured, Model 831-LOWN uses PCB low noise microphone model 378A04. Resulting low-noise system utilizes prepolarized microphone and constant-current ICP® interface. This portable, low-power system does not require external power supply and can be used with EPS2116 outdoor protection system. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Analyzer verifies logical USB Type-C port operation.

August 18, 2016

Integrated in Voyager M310C SuperSpeed USB 3.1 protocol verification platform, USB Type-C™ Compliance Suite allows developers to verify logical USB Type-C port operation as well as compliance to USB-IF's USB Type-C Functional Verification Specification for devices utilizing USB Type-C interface. Software utilizes emulation scripts to mimic USB Type-C port behaviors and includes full source code for all test cases. Single click initiates suite and generates pass/fail reports. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Block Scientific Offering CLIA Waived QuikScreen Multi 11 Drug Test Cup at a Great Price

August 17, 2016

FDA-approved and CLIA-waived, the QuikScreen Multi 11 Drug Test Cup is a visually read competitive binding immunoassay method for screening. A reliable supplier of laboratory equipment based in New York, Block Scientific is offering the QuikScreen Multi 11 Drug Test Cup (AMP 1000, BAR 300, BUP 10, BZD 300, COC 300, MTD 300, MET 1000, OPI 300, OXY 100, PCP 25, TCA 1000). This FDA-approved and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Analytical Transmitter measures 16 different parameters.

August 17, 2016

Capable of measuring 16 parameters from 6 analytical sensors simultaneously and transmitting them via 4-20mA HART, Profibus, Modbus, or EtherNet/IP, Liquiline CM44P simplifies monitoring of processes such as chromatography, fermentation, phase separation, and filtration. Sensor types include pH, ORP, conductivity, dissolved oxygen, nitrate, turbidity, free chlorine, and ion selective sensors. CM44P also performs diagnostics on all connected sensors and analyzers, and transmits error messages. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Differential pH/ORP Sensors suit online process monitoring.

August 17, 2016

While models SD7500CD and SD7500CD-ORP are universally compatible with any conventional pH/ORP transmitter or controller, models SD7420CD and SD7420CD-ORP include direct 4–20 mA output for integration into process control systems. All models utilize 3-electrode differential sensor design that minimizes maintenance and downtime, extends sensor life, and promotes reliability. Inner reference electrode is surrounded by known concentrated pH 7 buffer that resists process contamination. Read More