Test & Measuring Instruments

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics® Honored by Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators Awards Program

May 6, 2016

TECHSPEC® Cx Series Fixed Focal Length Lenses Recognized with Silver Award Barrington, NJ – Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, announced today that it was awarded a Silver Level Award for its TECHSPEC® Cx Series Fixed Focal Length Lenses. These lenses were recognized among the best in the industry by the judges of the Vision Systems Design 2016 Innovators... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Integrated UV Light Sensor delivers optimized sensitivity.

May 6, 2016

Designed to convert solar UV light intensity to digital data, VEML6075 provides measurement of signal strength and allows for true UVI calculation in portable/mobile devices and weather stations. Incorporated IC has 5 sensitive areas, and Filtron technology optimizes UV sensitivity and linearity. Offering individual UVA and UVB channels with 16-bit resolution and respective sensitivity of 365 and 330 nm, product comes in 2.0 x 1.25 x 1.0 mm, 4-pin OPLGA package with I²C bus interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Oscilloscopes offer CXPI triggering and decoding.

May 6, 2016

With ability to decode and trigger on CXPI serial buses, InfiniiVision 3000T and 4000 X-Series help optimize engineering efficiency for automotive applications. Oscilloscopes can decode and trigger on specific errors (optionally filtered by frame ID) such as CRC errors, parity bit errors, data length errors, inter-byte space errors, inter-frame space errors, sample errors, and framing errors. Detection and elimination of bus errors during design phase is crucial for automotive safety. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Microscan Slated to Release Single Smart Camera Platform for Barcode Reading and Machine Vision Summer 2016

May 5, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global manufacturer and pioneer of miniature devices for barcode reading and machine vision inspection, announces that it will release an all new smart camera platform this summer. These devices will redefine industrial imaging as the foundation for automated quality control and guidance tasks based on visual data and offer machine vision and barcode reading on a... Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Stahlin J, CF, and F Series Non-Metallic Enclosures Pass UL 2043 Fire Test for Air Handling Spaces

May 5, 2016

On March 17, 2016, Stahlin Non-Metallic Enclosures provided the UL lab at the Northbrook testing facility with samples of the J, CF, and F Series. All three series were subjected to the same flame test described in UL Standard 2043, Fourth Edition. Each of the Stahlin Non-Metallic enclosures product specimens tested MET all three requirements, which are: a)   The peak rate of heat... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Transmitter with APM Option reduces process upsets.

May 5, 2016

Model 5700 Transmitter supports Micro Motion Advanced Phase Measurement (APM) software option, which promotes measurement accuracy in multi-phase applications by providing insight into complete flow stream through intuitive local display. Providing continuous, real-time production data for oil, water, and gas void fraction, APM lets production engineers track whether production is increasing or decreasing and fosters proactive management of changing field performance. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wafer Inspection Systems support warped wafer scanning.

May 5, 2016

C-SAM® systems are available with Quantitative Dynamic Z™ (Q-DZ) surface tracking feature, which allows for scanning of warped silicon wafers. All devices are imaged at depth of interest, all internal features remain in focus and within gate, and all rejects are identified without any false rejects due to warpage. Additionally, Q-DZ outputs contour coefficients/parameters, such as encapsulant cure rates and internal stresses, that can be used to monitor processes in manufacturing. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Configurable Caliper Set makes critical QC measurements.

May 5, 2016

With TigerSPC Caliper Set, users can make critical quality control measurements for parts up to 16 ft long, with accuracy to ±.006 in. Snap-on jaws accommodate end to end, miter to miter, hole to hole, hole to center, and hole to end measurements without recalibration. Accommodating both standard and custom attachments to meet specific application, TigerSPC is available with optional TigerStop table system for mounting TigerSPC in various sizes, from working length of 4–16 ft. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Inertial Navigation System supports unmanned applications.

May 5, 2016

Built on common tactical grade proprietary MEMS inertial sensing core and navigation algorithms, Tactical Series includes VN-110 Inertial Measurement Unit and Attitude Heading Reference System, VN-210 GPS-Aided INS, and VN-310 Dual Antenna GPS/INS. System&#39;s 3-axis gyro with <1/hr in-run bias stability leads to attitude accuracy of 1&ndash;2 mrad. Enclosure is designed to DO-160G standards and rated IP68 for deployment in harsh and extreme environments. Read More

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

Monitor/Control System optimizes chemical injection process.

May 5, 2016

Integrating into existing tank, pump, and electrical systems, SignalFire Chemical Injection Monitoring and Control Package provides control, operational visibility, and diagnostics for chemical injection process. Closed-loop control enables precise daily dosage, and operational visibility of tank levels, temperature, and pump status allows early detection of issues. Along with auto volume and auto production modes, features include local and remote monitoring/control support. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Monitoring Service helps prevent food spoilage.

May 5, 2016

Designed to continuously and wirelessly monitor temperature of perishable goods, Digi Honeycomb&trade; helps users comply with public health requirements and food safety regulations. Subscription-based service is comprised of handheld probes, wireless sensors, gateways, and software that allow temperature data to be monitored, logged, retrieved, and integrated into back-office systems. Automatic alerts can be set for all temperatures types, including frozen, refrigerated, ambient, and hot-holding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies' RF and RRM Conformance Test System Leads Industry in Validated GCF, PTCRB RF 3CA LTE Test Cases and Bands

May 4, 2016

Test Solution Accelerates Wireless Ecosystem Time-to-Market SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced that the Keysight T4010S conformance test system is now the leader in the number of validated GCF 3CA LTE test cases and band combinations of any test platform. This leadership position was achieved based on approvals gained at the CAG#46 meeting held... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition Systems support Python programming language.

May 4, 2016

Available with DAP/xDAP data acquisition systems, DAPtools for Python is part of DAPtools Basic software package. API extension enables data acquisition applications written using Python programming language. Typical applications would be ad hoc quick tests, or configurable scripting for test automation not bound to specific large application platforms. DAPIO programming interface behind DAPtools for Python is packaged in DLL form, allowing access from Python environment through ctypes library. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Photodiode Sensor measures scanned/intermittent laser beam power.

May 4, 2016

Able to measure any wavelength over 400&ndash;1,100 nm spectral range, BC20-V1 laser sensor automatically subtracts background from both scanned and static beams. Sensor can measure power of laser bar code scanners as well as laser printer scanners and peak power of pulsed mode lasers. Aperture is 10 x 10 mm, and power measurement range is 0.1&ndash;20 mW. Supplied with 1.5 m cable and swivel mount, product also features 2 operational modes and peak detector. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

King Portable Brinell Tester Upgrades

May 3, 2016

5 New King® Portable Brinell Tester Improvements! King Tester® is excited to announce the introduction of FIVE King Tester® Portable Brinell Tester improvements which can be retrofitted to any new or existing tester to upgrade the quality, consistency, and reliability of the original King Tester®. 1. Purge Valve – Allows for air removal without performing a complete oil change to... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Preview for Pickering Interfaces for the International Microwave Symposium - San Francisco, CA

May 3, 2016

RF and Microwave Switching Solutions in both PXI and LXI Formats Will Be on Display Pickering Interfaces, a leading provider of signal switching and conditioning solutions, will showcase their broad catalog PXI of Ethernet LXI RF Microwave switching solutions, including their newly announced PXI RF Multiplexer range (40-760), at the IEEE MTT-S 2016 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) at... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Portable Flue Gas Analyzer withstands commercial, industrial use.

May 3, 2016

Used for emissions monitoring, maintenance, and tuning of industrial combustion processes, E4500-N features O2, CO, NO, and NO2 sensors as well as built-in printer and full color graphic display. Analyzer can measure total NOx, and included dilution pump allows for CO auto-range measurements up to 50,000 ppm. Also able to make temperature and pressure measurements, unit features automatic data saving to internal memory that stores up to 2,000 tests. Bluetooth® and USB are standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vector Network Analyzers optimize signal integrity testing.

May 3, 2016

With added options, VectorStar® and ShockLine&trade; VNAs enable signal integrity engineers to conduct channel diagnostics and model validation of high-speed digital circuit designs. VectorStar Eye Diagram option updates VectorStar display via trace-based process, eliminating need to manually transfer .SnP files. ShockLine Advanced Time Domain option includes ability to plot eye diagrams, determine single-ended or differential near-end and far-end crosstalk, and apply equalization techniques. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Mahr Federal to Feature MarVision MM 320 and MarVision QM 300 Video Measuring Microscopes with Image Processing at MD&M EAST 2016

May 2, 2016

Also on display will be the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus flexible optical system for shop floor measurement PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarVision MM 320 and the MarVision QM 300 video measuring microscopes with image processing capability at MDM EAST, June 14-16, 2016, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY, Booth #2121. Designed for the measurement and/or... Read More

Automatic ID, Test & Measuring Instruments

Upgraded SIMBA Mobile Tablet Provides Improved Traceability for Seafood Processors

May 2, 2016

Redmond - WA - Dynamic Systems, Inc., a Redmond, Washington software developer specializing in barcode data collection systems has announced an upgraded tablet application for the SIMBA Line of Traceability Systems which is designed to provide food processors the ability to handle, label and track their products faster and more accurately from “dock to customer”. Increase production speed... Read More