Test & Measuring Instruments

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

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

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

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

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, 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

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

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

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

Thermogravimetric Analyzers combine automation, sensitivity.

August 17, 2016

Used to characterize thermal stability and composition of diverse materials, Discovery TGA 5500 (complete), 550 (research grade), and 55 (general purpose) measure sample weight changes under controlled conditions. Tru-Mass™ balance system delivers max sensitivity and real-time weight data accuracy, while automated calibration and verification routines promote laboratory workflow and productivity. Other features include app-style UI and TRIOS software. 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

Test & Measuring Instruments

LED Solar Simulator supports testing of photovoltaic devices.

August 17, 2016

Achieving spatially uniform illumination field from chip-on-board, multiple-wavelength LED die array, LumiSun-50™ meets Class AAA solar simulator requirements of IEC 60904-9 for spectral match, uniformity of irradiance, and temporal stability. Field of illumination is 50 x 50 mm at working distance of 200 mm. LumiSun-50 includes driver/controller which individually provides constant current to each die in COB array. Total irradiance of 1.1 sun units is provided and can be decreased to 0.1 suns. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometers feature 325-1100 nm wavelength range.

August 16, 2016

Suitable for labs performing basic spectroscopy measurements, entry-level WPA S800+ Visible Spectrometer performs simple kinetics as well as single wavelength measurements of absorbance, % transmission, and concentration. WPA S1200+ builds on features of S800+ with addition of multi-wavelength measurements and life science methods that include BCA, Bradford, Biuret, and Lowry. Both ergonomic instruments accept standard 10 mm pathlength glass or disposable cuvettes. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Conditioners feature SIL 3 certification.

August 16, 2016

Produced according to SIL specifications for functional safety in all phases of product life cycle, 0(4)-20 mA MACX Signal Conditioners convert, isolate, filter, and amplify analog signals. Two-way, input-loop-powered isolators allow operation on active sensor technology with supply voltage of 6–30 Vdc and do not require additional power supply. Single- and 2-channel variants are available with 2 levels of isolation at 2.5 kV or 5 kV. Plug-in connection speeds installation. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

5ME® Demonstrates Cryogenic Machining Technology, Shop Floor Software with high-profile Partners at IMTS

August 15, 2016

Production management software suite and cryogenic machining demonstrations on machines from Mazak, Okuma, Star SU, Sunnen and others highlight 5ME’s capability to maximize productivity and profitability. 5ME will showcase its cryogenic technology and production management software with high-profile partners at IMTS this year, joining forces with Mazak, Okuma, FFG MAG, Star SU, Fullerton... Read More

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

Quicker, Simpler Network Troubleshooting with Updated NaviTEK NT

August 12, 2016

The NaviTEK NT Plus and Pro network testers from IDEAL Networks have received a number of time-saving updates to help technicians carry out network troubleshooting and maintenance on both copper and fiber cable even more efficiently. Compact and handheld, NaviTEK NT network testers are designed to help technicians quickly pinpoint and solve issues and offer fast detection of link and IP... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Real-Time Control System Automates Paleomagnetic Studies

August 12, 2016

ADwin DSP Enables Precise Switching of Magnetic Fields Paleomagnetic research studies the magnetic history of geology as embodied in rock samples. These samples of interest contain metallic traces still oriented to the earth’s magnetic field as it existed at the time of the rock’s formation. To save time spent taking manual measurements, laboratory researchers are using automated control... Read More