Test & Measuring Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Metering Device helps gas distributors optimize custody transfer.

May 22, 2015

Helping meet government and industrial standards, EC 350 PTZ Gas Volume Corrector measures natural gas delivered to industrial customers. This electronic volume corrector (EVC), which is programmable in field and features multi-line keypad interface, uses pressure, temperature, and compressibility factors to accurately measure gas volumes. Along with integrated cellular communications, features include plug-and-play digital pressure transducer and serviceability-optimized enclosure. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Current Probes offer sensitivity down to 1 mA/div.

May 22, 2015

With 50 MHz Model CP030A and 100 MHz Model CP031A, users can measure currents from milliamps to peak current of 50 A. Small jaws, clamping onto conductors up to 5 mm in diameter, enable measurements in tight spaces. When used with 12-bit resolution HDO high definition oscilloscopes, users can obtain accurate, low-current waveforms for optimized debug and analysis capabilities. Probes connect directly to oscilloscopes through built-in front-panel ProBus interface.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Phase Noise Analyzer/VCO Tester supports functional upgrades.

May 22, 2015

Covering frequency range up to 50 GHz, R&S FSWP phase noise tester can measure spectral purity of such signal sources as generators, synthesizers, and VCOs. Phase noise of local oscillator, coupled with cross-correlation, facilitates signal source measurement. In addition to being able to measure phase noise of pulsed sources as well as residual phase noise under pulsed conditions, unit can also be upgraded to signal and spectrum analyzer. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

IoT Edge Node connects field devices to cloud.

May 22, 2015

Equipped with Microchip PIC32MZ 32-bit MCU and high-speed cellular Telit module, Wireless PingPong IoT Edge Node is suited for cloud-connected oil tanks, intelligent waste bins, and cloud-connected gateway systems for manufacturing robots. Standard interfaces include Ethernet, USB, and CAN as well as high-precision GNSS. In addition, application-ready expansion cards are available for WLAN, Bluetooth, I/0, Iridium satellite communications, ISM/RF, SigFox, NFC/RFID, and camera connectivity. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Prototyping Board supports Xilinx Virtex® UltraScale 440 FPGA.

May 21, 2015

Single VU440 Prodigy™ Logic Module (LM) provides all-purpose FPGA prototyping system with 260 x 170 mm form factor. Along with DDR4 and PCIe3 support, features include 8 all-purpose Prodigy connectors for various system interfaces and 2 GT connectors for high-speed serial connectivity. Scalability allows use as standalone unit or in Cloud Cube enterprise modes, while sixth generation remote management functions are supported through USB or Ethernet. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

DAS Interface Trays promote wireless/broadband device performance.

May 21, 2015

Offering PIM ratings as low as -160 dBc, configurable Distributed Antenna System (DAS) interface trays improve signal strength and alleviate issues caused when large numbers of people try to send/receive messages, calls, and data in densely populated area. Interface trays, compliant with multiple carrier and neutral host requirements supporting frequency bands from 380 MHZ to 6 GHz, provide single connection point when using single or multiple base stations. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transducer is suited for oil and gas downhole tool monitoring.

May 21, 2015

Abe to withstand shock and vibration inputs, Model 120 is rated to +400°F and 30K psi with 5.0–15 Vdc excitation and optional 2, 3, or 10 mV/V output signal. Optional temperature output expands measurement capabilities, and corrosion-resistant, hermetically sealed, all-welded construction incorporates stainless steel housings and Inconel wetted parts. Transducers offer ±0.5% FSO (BFSL) static accuracy, with optional accuracy to ±0.25% FSO. Different package diameters are also available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Discrete I/O Module monitors high level AC and DC voltages.

May 21, 2015

Measuring 15 mm wide, Model MAQ20-DIOH provides 4 isolated input channels and 4 isolated output channels. Module can perform two special functions on input channels — Event Counter and Time Between Events. Input channels interface to 90–280 Vac/Vdc signals, and output channels control 24–280 Vac signals at up to 3 Arms continuous. In case of inadvertent wiring errors or equipment fault, each individual channel has continuous overload and reverse connection protection. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Exerciser helps improve PCIe device power efficiency.

May 21, 2015

Targeting engineers developing PCIe® Gen3 systems, U4305B provides PCIe test tools for validating Gen1, Gen2, and Gen3 operation for all lane widths up to x16. Tools address such PCIe development needs as providing means of testing technologies such as NVMe (Non-Volatile Memory Express) and L1 substate operation. Available LTSSM test package lets engineers perform link negotiation testing and verify PCIe state transitions as well as validate state timeouts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Transformer Tester offers in-depth diagnostics.

May 21, 2015

Testing de-energized power distribution system transformers, ClearTest™ clearly indicates open circuits and short circuits (including shorted turns or shorted windings) and confirms test results are valid. Device briefly energizes transformer and takes snapshot of transformer condition by measuring test signal voltage, current, and power factor. Actuated by single pushbutton, unit tests coil, core, and winding as well as between transformer and that to which it is connected. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Explosion Proof Encoders feature M2 mining certification.

May 21, 2015

Featuring IP67-rated, encapsulated stainless steel housing in Safety-Lock™ design, Sendix ATEX / IECEX 71XX Encoders are approved for use in both surface and underground mines. Incremental variants operate from -40 to +60°C with resolution reaching 5,000 pulses. Units have mounting depth of 145 mm, diameter of 70 mm, and space-saving cable outlet. As absolute multi-turn or single-turn encoders, series is available with both SSI and field bus interfaces. Read More

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

Micro-Ultrasound System supports prostate imaging and biopsy.

May 21, 2015

Enabling 29 MHz micro-ultrasound imaging, ExactVu™ will help urologists clearly visualize and target suspicious transrectal regions for biopsy, as well as perform systematic biopsy protocols. System also supports conventional probes and frequencies for routine imaging applications such as trans-abdominal and other urological procedures. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Two- and Four-Port VNAs support concurrent forward/reverse sweep.

May 21, 2015

Intended for testing applications up to 8.5 GHz, Performance ShockLine™ MS46500B series includes 2-port (MS46522B) and 4-port (MS46524B) models that offer independent source per VNA port. Promoting manufacturing throughput, all sources can sweep simultaneously for concurrent measurement of forward and reverse s-parameters. Both vector network analyzers (VNAs) support LAN communications for remote control, and software provides GUI for manual test and engineering use. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Kit combines network, cable, and voltage testing.

May 20, 2015

Combining network testing (physical layer and link), IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing in handheld tester with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit can save and print test results from PC. System will display wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults. Using TDR technology, Net Prowler™ measures cable length and generates tone levels for signal tracing and cable identification on all pairs, selected pair, or selected pin. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA Processing Card characterizes power amplifiers.

May 20, 2015

With M9451A PXIe Measurement Accelerator, engineers can make closed/open loop digital pre-distortion and envelope tracking measurements in tens of milliseconds. M9451A is integrated with RF PA/FEM Characterization and Test, Reference Solution, to provide high throughput while maintaining accurate S-parameter, harmonic distortion, power and demodulation measurements. Reference Solution enables full characterization of next-generation power amplifier modules. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Microwave VNAs support integrated spectrum analysis capability.

May 20, 2015

PNA and PNA-X Series microwave vector network analyzers (VNAs) support spectrum analyzer capability, which simplifies system connections and conserves time by instilling high-speed spurious measurements in instruments used to characterize S-parameters, compression, and distortion. Also, VNAs can perform simultaneous spectrum measurements on all test ports, while in-fixture and on-wafer measurements gain benefits of VNA calibration and de-embedding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Standalone Datalogger samples up to 50 measurements/sec/channel.

May 20, 2015

Offered in versions capable of processing 16, 32, or 46 analog input channels, Expert Logger is based on FPGA technology has internal 4 GB memory. Up to 8 DIOs and SDI12 interface are also available, and each set of 4 terminals can be configured as 2 differential inputs to measure voltage, currents, or thermocouples or to take measurements from 4-wire RTD. Measurement data can be acquired, independently stored, and transmitted to Internet or PC for evaluation via USB, LAN, WLAN or LTE. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Data Loggers monitor vaccine temperature.

May 20, 2015

Comprising standalone USB and WiFi-enabled sensors, Lascar EasyLog Series allows accurate and continuous vaccine temperature monitoring exceeding CDC guidelines. FilesThruTheAir™ Cloud service unlocks EL-WiFi data loggers from PC, allowing users to communicate with temperature monitoring system from smartphone, tablet, or PC. Data loggers are supplied with glycol bottles, calibration certificates, and magnetic clips for mounting to refrigerator. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Validation System measures earplug/earmuff effectiveness.

May 20, 2015

Measuring 7 standard frequencies for both ears in less than 3 seconds, 3M E-A-Rfit Dual-Ear Validation System generates Personal Attenuation Rating to validate hearing protection and assist with hearing protector selection. System measures sound pressure levels objectively, both outside and inside hearing protection. Once measurement is complete, software displays PAR along with pass/fail indication for worker’s noise exposure level. Results are not affected by hearing level of employee. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Crane Scale features 1.5 in. 5-digit LED display.

May 19, 2015

Available with capacities from 500–20,000 lb, CS1500™ LED Crane Scale comes equipped with RFX™ Wireless Weighing Technology for viewing and recording weights remotely. Battery provides 500 hours of continuous use and 9,000 hours in standby mode. Featuring adjustable brightness setting, LED display can be viewed in outdoor applications. NTEP-certified scale is also available with LCD, and can communicate with load indicators, printers, apps, software, and other devices wirelessly. Read More