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Hirschmann MCS hosts 2016 Dealer Conference in Chambersburg, PA

October 27, 2016

On September 28th 29th, Hirschmann MCS hosted a Dealer Conference in Chambersburg, PA. Approximately 25 dealers from the US and Canada were in attendance. The main focus of the conference was to discuss Hirschmann’s new products including the PRS90 wireless indicator and qSCALE load moment indicator. Participants learned about the features of the new products in relation... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Semiconductor Test System tests devices up to 3 kV.

October 27, 2016

Optimized for use with SiC and GaN power semiconductor materials, Keithley S540 Power Semiconductor Test System can perform high voltage, low voltage, and capacitance tests in single probe touch-down. Fully automated system provides parametric measurements on up to 48 pins without changing cables or probe card infrastructure. It can also perform transistor capacitance measurements such as Ciss,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Inspection Systems from Viscom Inspect Complex Transmission Controls at WABCO

October 27, 2016

Duluth, GA – WABCO has successfully optimized production quality on its prototyping line with the S3088 SPI and S3088 ultra from Viscom. Viscom Quality Uplink manages the data networking for WABCO, which is known for its ABS systems. As part of an ongoing development partnership since 2014, WABCO has acquired a prototype line in stages at its Lindener Hafen location in Hanover, Germany. The... Read More

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

Emerson Launches New Plantweb(TM) Digital Ecosystem

October 27, 2016

Pervasive Sensing™, Secure First Mile™, Connected Services and new software bring the most comprehensive Industrial Internet of Things Portfolio to industry AUSTIN, TEXAS - Leveraging decades of digital automation expertise, Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today introduces the expanded Plantweb digital ecosystem, a scalable portfolio of standards-based hardware, software, intelligent devices and services... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

COM Express Compact Module boosts system performance.

October 27, 2016

Based on 14 nm Intel® Atom™ E3900 processor, Model PCOM-B641VG supports up to 32 GB DDR3L 1600/1866 MT/s SDRAM on two 204-pin SODIMM sockets. Expansion interface supports 4 PCI Express x1 Gen2 (5.0 GT/s) for optimized video performance and offers flexibility to be configured to two x2 lanes or one x4 lane. Measuring 95 x 95 mm, Type 6 COM Express module outputs 6~12 W for fanless... Read More

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

BIDMC: Digital microscope Helping Hearts

October 26, 2016

Researchers at Harvard University get a better look at heart disease and other ailments with fluorescent microscopy from KEYENCE.The genetic disorder Noonan syndrome (NS) causes a host of problems in humans. Growth and musculoskeletal abnormalities, distinctive facial features, issues with the lymphatic system, bruising and bleeding are all associated characteristics of NS, but the most serious... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Entergy Selects Honeywell for Advanced Meter Installation

October 26, 2016

-- Project includes up to 2.9 million integrated advanced meters to improve electricity service and delivery across four states -- New technologies will help Entergy operating companies more quickly and accurately detect and resolve customer outages. MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 20, 2016 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced an advanced meter project with Entergy Services, Inc. valued at up to $250... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fruit Packaging Industry Leader Selects Process Sensors Corporation's Thermal Imaging Camera Solution to Satisfy Crucial Moisture/Temperature Requirement

October 26, 2016

Yakima, WA - October 17, 2016, The Infrared Division of Process Sensors Corporation located in Franklin Lakes, NJ drew on its decades of IR experience and a wide range of innovative, non-contact sensing products to successfully supply the solution needed by Michelsen Packaging Co. Michelsen Packaging, an incredibly ecologically responsible company, is a leading produce packaging and equipment... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Calibrate Video Machines Quickly and Easily

October 25, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL (October 2016) - A VED (Video Edge Detection) Calibration Slide makes it simple to calibrate pixel size of a camera within a Video Measuring Machine, and is available from HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION. While machines typically are set up at the time of installation, it is good practice to keep tools on-hand in case calibrations are lost or verification of the accuracy of the measuring... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Abrasion/Pilling Tester integrates touchscreen technology.

October 25, 2016

Available for laboratories and retailers in 2-, 5-, and 9-station models, Martindale offers intuitive and adaptable operation via touchscreen. Screen navigation and accessibility of features streamline test setup, while touchscreen design recreates screens used in such devices as mobiles and tablets for facilitated use. Tester's design ensures access to all stations from front, and... Read More

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

Portable Extension Devices feature 12G/4K capabilities.

October 25, 2016

BarnMini-11 delivers point-to-point digital extensions, while BarnMini-12 features 2 x SFP ports for transceivers and offers capacity of up to 3G SFPs. Equipped with re-clockers as standard, both units can handle 12G, 10G, 4K, and any other video format with lower data rate than 12G. These products are available as standalone units with separate PSU or mounted into BarnMini frame. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

UV LED Radiometer with Probe suits high-intensity UV processes.

October 25, 2016

Able to maintain stability in high-temperature and intense UV flood and spot curing environments., X1-1-RCH-116-4 UV & Blue Light LED Curing Radiometer features horizontally constructed photodetector assembly. Remote controllable, 4-channel unit also features auto-ranging from 0.1 pA to 200 µA or manual range selection and selectable integration time from 20 msec to 1 sec. RCH-116-4 wand-style... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Datalogger collects data for oven temperature profiles.

October 25, 2016

Storing up to 260,000 secure readings, battery-operated Grant OQ610 records temperature profile, detailing hot and cold zones, inside each oven or kiln while passing through process with products. There are 6 channels for connection with Type T and K thermocouple probes, and data capture speeds reach 8 samples/sec. Users can create temperature profiles with collected data and printout reports.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electronic Flowmeter employs vortex shedding technology.

October 25, 2016

Designed to monitor liquid flow rate and temperature, Tracer®vm with User Interface is suited for use in injection molding cooling water circuits and filter monitoring applications. Unit includes color LCD, totalizing function, and internal rechargeable battery for temporary operation unattached to power source. Available with connection sizes from 3/8–1 ½ in. NPT or BSPP, meter offers... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Matrox Indio I/O Card offer jumper-selectable signaling.

October 24, 2016

Enabling eight inputs and outputs, Matrox Indio I/O Card offers precise timing of output events, based on elapsed time or specific input events. Providing real-time synchronization and industrial networking using Ethernet/IP™, Modbus® and PROFINET protocols, units turn PCs into a vision controller. Featuring accessibility from standard 37-pin D-sub connector, device provides configurability... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Barbados Light & Power Selects Landis+Gyr for Advanced Metering and Grid Management Project

October 24, 2016

ATLANTA, Oct. 18, 2016 - Landis+Gyr announced it has been selected by Barbados Light Power for a comprehensive smart grid technology project that includes advanced metering and data management solutions. A full-service generation and distribution utility for the independent island state, Barbados Light Power is deploying Landis+Gyr's Gridstream® AMI solution and meter data... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

INFICON Teams With LeakMaster to Develop New Fuel-Filler Test System

October 21, 2016

DETROIT - More and more new-model cars and light trucks are being equipped with capless fuel fillers that require new final assembly-line quality checks. LeakMaster of Evansville, Indiana, has worked with INFICON, a leading provider of leak-detection equipment for the auto industry, to develop a system that accurately tests filler pipes quickly and efficiently, while at the same time using much... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-channel Analog-to-Digital converters, ADS-429 from Datel f featuring 12-bit resolution.

October 21, 2016

Offered in 2 COTS grades: ADS-429SE (-40 to +105°C) and ADS-429SM (-55 to +125°C), Datel’s Multi-channel Analog-to-Digital converters offer 12-bit resolution in 16-pin plastic TSSOP package. Featuring no missing codes of Differential and Integral Non-Linearity, ADC operates on +2.7 to 5.25 Volts and 3mA and consumes only 8uA in sleep mode. With SNR of 73dB and THD of -85dB, unit features... Read More

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

Federal Signal Corporation Announces Strategic Partnership with Edesix Ltd

October 21, 2016

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill., Oct. 17, 2016 - Federal Signal Corporation's Safety and Security Systems Group (SSG), a world leader in public safety solutions, today announced its strategic partnership with Edesix Ltd, a leading manufacturer of body-worn camera systems. This partnership will offer the jointly-developed IndiCue™ family of law enforcement video offerings, a comprehensive suite of... Read More