Test & Measuring Instruments

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

Rugged Pressure Sensor provides 2 mm resolution.

April 10, 2015

Housed in 3.3 x 3.3 x 2.5 mm ceramic-metal package, Model MS5837-30BA includes I2C bus interface and is suited for depth measurement systems in water-based applications. Gel-filled sensor features ultra-low power delta sigma ADC that offers precise 24-bit pressure and temperature values, while using only 0.6 µA. With response time as low as 0.5 ms, hermetically sealed sensor offers long term stability across pressure range of 0–30 bar in temperatures from -20 to +85°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

IP Camera/Ethernet Port Testers facilitate field work.

April 10, 2015

IP Answer Stick™ enables IP camera installers to align and focus IP camera from any terminus along data cable. Unit passes IP power through to camera and has port to connect notebook computer for monitoring and control. Solution additionally allows configuration of router or other access point from its location. Testing RJ45 Ethernet ports for presence of end- or mid-span DC power, PoE-Bug™ enables installers and repairmen to preempt potential PoE-related damage to equipment. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Wrist-Mountable Monitor can power and adjust security cameras.

April 10, 2015

Featuring ruggedized case and screen, CamView™ Elite wrist-mountable test monitor offers functionality to power, view, and adjust security cameras. Specific functionality includes up to 12 V, 1 A output; video signal and quality verification; full loop through capability for simultaneous view, signal peak voltage display; and color bar generation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Test System meets immunity testing requirements.

April 9, 2015

Combining signal generator and integrated power amplifier, Model NSG 4060 meets requirements for immunity testing to low frequency disturbances in frequency range of 15 Hz to 150 kHz. Disturbances are coupled onto cables in common mode (IEC/EN 61000-4-16) with continuous levels up to 33 V or differential mode (IEC/EN 61000-4-19) with levels up to 22 V/4.5 A. System includes user port for 4 TTL inputs and 4 TTL outputs as well as supply voltages for individual monitoring and control applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coil Scales support above ground or pit mount installation.

April 9, 2015

NTEP approved in capacities from 25,000–100,000 lb, RoughDeck® CS Coil Scales weigh massive steel coils, ingots, and other dense material to legal-for-trade accuracy. Heavy-duty units incorporate tightly spaced 8 in. x 15 lb steel I-beams, ½ in. thick top plate, and self-checking mounting system. Available in sizes from 4 x 6 ft to 10 x 20 ft, scales provide top access to load cell pockets and are available with optional digital weight indicators, remote displays, printers, and coil cradles. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protein Melting Instrument performs thermal shift assays.

April 9, 2015

Automated PCR LightCycler® 1536 allows life science researchers to perform thermal shift assays in 1536-well applications. Plate-based real-time PCR amplification and detection system generates 1,536 data points in single PCR run in under 50 min. System also produces data for high-throughput gene expression profiling and genotyping. Featuring Therma-Base technology, it heats as quickly as 4.8°C/sec, improving speed and accuracy in protein melt results. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Conductivity Meter utilizes remote sensor.

April 9, 2015

Comprising inductive sensing element and transmitter with integrated CombiView display, CombiLyz AFI5 offers 14 selectable measurement ranges from 500 µS/cm to 1,000 mS/cm, including conductivity, concentration, temperature, current output, switching states, and device status. Sensing element and transmitter can be installed separately and connected via cable. With max deviation of <1%, sensor has response time of <0.3 sec for conductivity measurements and <15 sec for temperature. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Datalogger is used in powder coating lines.

April 9, 2015

Placed in insulated box before passed through oven for QC in powder coating applications, CurveX 3 Basic measures and registers temperature from 0 to +500°C at several places of workpiece. Measurements are uploaded to PC via USB and analyzed using TQC Ideal Finish Analysis software. Supplied in machined aluminum case with 15 mm flat design, 4-channel recorder can store 10 batches, each of 16,000 readings, and also allows storage of 16 paint types. Static and dynamic accuracy is ±1°C. Read More

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

Turbidity Sensor performs laboratory-quality measurements.

April 9, 2015

Suitable for process water filtration and other industrial process turbidity conditions, Turbimax CUS52D measures turbidity from 0.000–4000 NTU with accuracy of 2% of measurement ±0.01 NTU at process temperatures from -4 to 185°F with detection limit of 0.0015 NTU. Sensor uses 90° light scattering principle in accordance with ISO 7027 standard. Available in immersion, flow cell, and inline versions, Turbimax CUS52D has hygienic design and operates at pressures up to 145 psi. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Strain Gauge DAQ System suits harsh test cell environments.

April 7, 2015

Addressing wide range of strain gage measurement capabilities, Model RX0124 integrates and precisely synchronizes multiple devices through IEEE-1588 Precision Time Protocol standard. All measurement data is returned with IEEE-1588 timestamps with typical accuracies of <100 ns. Configurable via LAN interface, system features 24 simultaneous sampling 24-bit ADCs with sample rates up to 128 kSa/s per channel. IP66-rated instrument operates from -20 to +60°C with thermal conduction cooling. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

MIPI Subsystem helps accelerate designs' market introduction.

April 7, 2015

MIPI subsystem, consisting of Camera Serial Interface (CSI-2) and Low-Voltage Differential Signaling (LVDS) in UMC's 40 nm LP process, also includes Co-IP (Composite IP), prototype, and system loopback testing. Co-IP integrates combo PHY IP, MIPI CSI-2 RX controller, and LDVS controller and is configurable for various sensor interfaces to support transmission speeds to 1 Gbps for each of 4 data lanes. Prototype (combo PHY EVB and controller FPGA code) helps advance designs to pre-silicon stage. Read More

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

Dual ADC FMC features 12-bit @ 4.0 GSPS design.

April 7, 2015

Offering dynamic performance, FMC226 consists of dual-ADC, 12-bit at 4.0 GSPS module for RADAR, SIG-INT, wireless infrastructure, RF Sampling SDR, and other applications. FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) plugs into any VITA 57-compliant board, and ultra-low noise wideband PLL provides precision timing and clean signals. Analog input, clock input, and trigger inputs are routed via SSMC connectors; internal clock frequency is programmable; and clock can lock to external reference.
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Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Double-Balanced Mixer offers high isolation, low conversion loss.

April 7, 2015

Supplied in SMT package, CMD177C3 offers 6.5 dB conversion loss, 45 dBc LO to RF isolation, and +18 dBm input IP3 across 6–14 GHz bandwidth. Minimum LO drive requirement is +9 dBm, with saturation reached at levels over +13 dBm, and IF bandwidth of DC to 5 GHz allows support of diverse frequency conversion plans. Supporting use in up-/down-converting systems, product can be used in pair configured as image reject mixer or single sideband modulator with external hybrids and power splitters. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Datalogger automates cold chain storage/alarms.

April 7, 2015

Recording temperature on 2 channels in °C or °F, TR-71wf automatically uploads data over WLAN to Online Cloud Storage service. External sensors allow accurate measurement of temperatures from -40 to +230°F (wider range with optional sensor) inside refrigerator/freezer while logger remains safely outside. Logging capacity is 8,000 data sets, users can view data and receive alarms on mobile device or PC, and USB communication with PC is also supported.
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Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Safety & Security Equipment, Communication Systems & Equipment

Access Control System features browser-based interface.

April 7, 2015

Designed for complete integration with ViconNet video management system, Vicon Access Control automatically links video with corresponding access control events. Controller architecture is built with single board, offering embedded Request to Exit Motion sensor, onboard communications, back-up battery support, and removable terminal blocks. Fully scalable, IP-based system is equally able to accommodate small and enterprise-scale installations. Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Temperature Sensor provides better than ±5°K accuracy.

April 6, 2015

Suited for industrial control and automation, MAXREFDES42# IO-Link Reference Design has integrated analog front end that measures temperature while detecting overvoltage, shorts, and open circuits. Temperature appears on LED display for snapshot of coarse temperature values. During operation over temperature range of -40 to 150°C, system consumes less than 30 mW by utilizing DC-DC step-down converter. Device supports all 3 IO-Link speeds and is available for use with 2-, 3-, or 4-wire PT100 RTD. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Test & Measuring Instruments, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

HPLC Injector targets OEM systems.

April 6, 2015

Designed specifically to be built into OEM system, Cheminert C52 Series is available in 4, 6, 8, and 10-port configurations. Integrated 24 V motor/valve assembly comes in stainless steel or PEEK and only requires connection to instrument's power supply. Control is simplified to require single contact closure; injector’s position is determined by whether closure is held high or low. Optional serial interface permits confirmation of valve position and access to variety of other features. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BERT Instrument streamlines high-data rate receiver testing.

April 3, 2015

Along with generator and analyzer functionality at data rates up to 32.4 Gbps, M8062A integrates capabilities streamline testing for R&D and test engineers who need to characterize devices and systems for next-generation data-center and long-haul-communication applications. Bit error ratio test (BERT) solution fully integrates adjustable inter symbol interference (ISI) generation, clock data recovery, and analyzer equalization to improve device characterization and compliance testing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Real-Time Oscilloscopes analyze pulse amplitude modulation.

April 3, 2015

Providing comprehensive analysis of electrical PAM-4 signals, N8827A PAM-4 analysis software is used with V- and Z-Series oscilloscopes, while N8827B PAM-4 analysis software works with S-Series oscilloscopes. Software provides measurements such as eye width, eye height, and eye skew; level amplitude, level noise, and level skew; and amplitude level linearity. When using 63 GHz Z-Series oscilloscope, designers can achieve accurate analysis of electrical PAM-4 signals to 32 Gbaud. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Real-Time Oscilloscope optimizes signal fidelity.

April 3, 2015

Featuring 5¼ in. tall compact form factor for positioning close to device under test, DPO70000SX 70 GHz ATI Performance Oscilloscope includes Asynchronous Time Interleaving technology, which preserves signal-to-noise ratio for high fidelity. Unit provides 200 GS/s sample rate with 5 ps/sample resolution. With 12.5 GHz sample clock reference and coordinated trigger bus, UltraSync architecture offers precise data synchronization and operation of multi-unit systems. Read More