Test & Measuring Instruments

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital POL Module addresses challenge of powering advanced ICs.

March 25, 2015

Outputting 90 A in 50.80 x 9.47 x 19.10 mm vertical and 50.8 x 19.1 x 9.7 mm horizontal through-hole configurations, non-isolated NDM3Z-90 incorporates dynamically programmable digital features. Modules are available with 7.5–14 Vdc input range and 0.6–1.8 Vdc programmable output range. While peaking at 91.4% at 12 Vdc in to 1.0 Vdc out at 50% load, efficiency remains at 88.7% up to full load. Digital power controller with ChargeMode™ Control technology eliminates need for compensation. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Horn Sounders feature explosion proof design.

March 25, 2015

Designed for Zone 2, 22 and Div 2 hazardous locations, D2x Series is based on 116 dB(A) SPL 64-tone horn sounder, which can be combined with 5 or 10 joule Xenon strobe in 130 x 125 mm housing. Four remotely triggered alarm stages enable D2x units to signal multiple safety warnings or process events. Housed in corrosion proof, marine-grade aluminum die-cast enclosure, horns offer continuous, intermittent, sweeping, and alternating tones with effective range up to 410 ft. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Substrate Tester detects HDD defects.

March 25, 2015

Designed for hard disk drive manufacturers, Model AVT-2000 detects defects at Substrate Grind, Nickel Plate, and First Polish process steps. Expedited recipe development is enabled by proprietary Defect Classification Assistant, which allows user to build detection algorithms with statistically based methodology. Empirical methods are used in DCA instead of legacy trial and error attempts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics

Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.

March 25, 2015

Comprising multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors, K50 Modbus Series enables flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Multicolor indicators come in standard dome, daylight visible, beacon (perimeter), and beacon (perimeter and center) with configurable flashing and strobe options. For error-proofing and parts-verification applications, pick-to-light sensors have illuminated dome and come in polarized retro-reflective or fixed-field models. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Circular Polarization Tools aid microscopic sample spectroscopy.

March 24, 2015

Available for CRAIC microspectrophotometers, circular polarization package, comprised of optics and hardware, lets users measure circular polarization spectra in either transmission or reflectance (incident illumination) modes. Flexible solution enables measurement in micron scale sample areas, promoting versatility in materials science, biological research, and experimental microspectroscopy. Read More

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

Daughter Card facilitates digital power control design. .

March 24, 2015

Available for C2000™ Piccolo™ TMS320F28069M LaunchPad development kit, Digital Power BoosterPack helps users understand digital power development using real-time control architecture of TI's C2000 microcontrollers. Operating on 18 W, BoosterPack integrates TI's CSD87588N NexFET™ power block, LM5109B and UCC27424 FET drivers, and OPA353 op amp, all within small form factor. BoosterPack is supported by collection of graphical software tools in powerSUITE to further ease development. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Network Testing Software identifies VoIP issues.

March 24, 2015

Comprising appliance, soft client, and management portal, VoIP Scout lets Hosted PBX and SIP Trunking resellers conduct extensive self-service testing of their customers' data networks, identifying and helping mitigate potential issues. System lets partners simulate, over 3–5 business days, full potential load VoIP services could put on network. During testing process, VoIP Scout captures and analyzes key metrics from simulated calls and provides partners with periodic updates on key milestones. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Portable Mainframes offer data acquisition and modal analysis.

March 24, 2015

Packaged with EXLab data acquisition software and instrumentation options that include multi-channel digitizers and arbitrary waveform generators, PMX04 4-slot PXI Hybrid Mainframe is capable of acquiring 24 bit data at 625 kSa/s per channel. PMX04-MOD combines PMX04 mainframe and dynamic signal digitizers and source modules with X-Modal III modal analysis tool. Both integrate 14.0 in. LCD touchscreen, embedded computer with >1 Gbps throughput rates, and 256 GB hard drive for storage. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Helium Leak Detector features tablet-style interface.

March 24, 2015

Equipped with 7 in. Android touchscreen display/controller, HELIOT 900 features fast pumping speed of 5 L/sec to detect small leaks of helium or hydrogen quickly. Unit has multiple valve design, providing sensitivity of 10–12 Torr-L/s. Internal monitoring of error and alarm conditions detect problems before damage occurs. Offered in 5 different models, HELIOT 900 is suited for automotive, air conditioning, refrigeration, electronics, semiconductor, industrial, and pharmaceutical industries. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Autoclave Validation Systems incorporate dataloggers.

March 24, 2015

Used to perform autoclave validations, OM-CP-AVS140 series comprises complete, CE-compliant systems that enable compliance with FDA 21 CFR Part 11. Model OM-CP-AVS140-1 includes one datalogger for temperature monitoring, while OM-CP-AVS140-6 includes 6 dataloggers: 5 for temperature and one for pressure monitoring. Areas of use for this series include pharmaceutical, food processing, R&D, and laboratory applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Temperature/Pressure Transmitter meets oil and gas industry needs.

March 24, 2015

Used in upstream and midstream oil and gas applications, Rosemount® 4088 MultiVariable™ Transmitter provides differential pressure, static pressure, and temperature measurement. Range and sensor technology enable capture of flow rate spikes above upper range limit of transmitter to account for flow that would have otherwise been missed. Offering stable performance over life of oil and gas wells, unit provides reliable, stable signal transmitted through Modbus, BSAP, or MVS. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Development Board offers 64-bit capability.

March 23, 2015

Based on 64-bit capable Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 410 processor, DragonBoard™ 410c supports rapid software development and prototyping for embedded computing and Internet of Everything products. Board is equipped with Quad-core ARM® Cortex®-A53 CPUs at up to 1.2 GHz per core; Qualcomm® Adreno™ 306 GPU with 400 MHz graphics; and LPDDR2/3 533 MHz single-channel 32-bit (4.2 GBps) non-POP/eMMC 4.51 SD 3.0 (UHS-I) memory. Platform supports 1080p HD video playback and capture with H.264 (AVC). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Refrigerant Leak Detector has handheld form factor.

March 23, 2015

Designed with solid electrolyte semiconductor sensor, HHLT-2 can detect leaks of halogenated (chlorine- or fluorine-based) refrigerant gases. These include HFC, HFO, HC, HCFC, and CFC refrigerant blends as well as approved replacements R-22 and R-1234yf. CE-compliant unit, suited for chemical, laboratory, food, and HVAC applications, offers triple-redundant leak indication and 3 sensitivity levels. True mechanical pump draws in samples for increased sensitivity (0.05 oz/year to R-134a). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers

Conductivity Controllers offer online monitoring.

March 23, 2015

Providing online monitoring of industrial process conductivity, CDTX-111/CDTX-112 Series offers measurement range of 0–18 MΩ. CE-compliant panel instruments feature linearized data, automatic temperature compensation, maintenance-free cells, and selectable zero and span analog output. Housed in IP54-rated enclosure with temperature range of 14–131°F, controllers are suited for measurement and control of conductivity in water, electronics, chemical, and manufacturing processes. Read More

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

Corrosion Monitoring Transmitter has 1,500 ft wireless range.

March 20, 2015

Integrating with Yokogawa or any other ISA100 wireless system, ISA100 Microcor Wireless Transmitter (MWT-3905) employs high-resolution metal loss measurement that provides 18-bit resolution and supports operation in any process environment. Multiple units can be combined with wireless extenders to form network of up to 500 devices, and functionality enables users to choose star or mesh network topologies. Device can be deployed in hazardous area locations (Class 1, Zone 1). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

AOI Systems support three-dimensional measurement.

March 20, 2015

With PILOT 6 inspection software, GOEPEL electronics AOI systems offer possibility of 3D inspection of solder joints on chip components and IC pins. Surface topography data, generated by integrated 3D·EyeZ measuring module, can be evaluated in various ways to determine solder meniscus quality. Pass/fail decision is based on predefined tolerance limits for each parameter of solder joint or component, and additional functionality covers detection of correctness and assembly faults. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Atmospheric Gas Analyzer detects trace gases.

March 20, 2015

Available in benchtop and rack-mounted models, Cirrus™ 3-XD features patented V-lens™ Ion Optics Technology that eliminates baseline noise associated with effects of metastable neutrals, enabling users to achieve consistently low ppb level detection limits, irrespective of bulk gas present. Quadrupole mass spectrometer-based system incorporates internal oven and capillary inlet design that provides high temperature uniformity and stable response for qualitative and quantitative applications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voltage/Ground Fault Monitors promote battery protection and life.

March 20, 2015

Featuring 4 Form C contacts, VGM-100 Battery Voltage and Ground Fault Monitor reads battery status, detects out-of-limit conditions, and provides alarm conditions at user settings. Real-time battery ground fault monitor, GFM-100, displays positive or negative ground fault message and can activate one of 4 Form C contacts. Upon detecting over/under voltage condition, VM-100 Battery String Voltage Monitor displays voltage over/under status and activates  4 Form C contacts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Variable Area Flow Meters provide 2% accuracy.

March 19, 2015

Employing optimized calibration process with integrated laser engraving system, Lake VA Meters provide precise scale locations and increments directly tied to calibration points on each individual meter. Calibration and scaling process not only streamlines production process, but also improves meter accuracy to 2% of full scale over full flow range. Process is implemented across all VA meter styles, including Basic, High Temp, Pneumatic, and Case Drain meters. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Calibrator can be used in field and lab environments.

March 19, 2015

CE marked for safety, 17 lb ThermCal130 accepts removeable inserts for probe size flexibility in addition to offering fixed ¼ in. reference hole. Device lets users store and recall up to 8 calibration set points for quick temperature changes as well as to adjust unit calibration as needed to meet unique quality standards. Suited for field and lab use, instrument allows switching between °F and °C and offers adjustable ramp rates for testing of thermal switches.
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