Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Parameter Analyzers are available with fieldbus interfaces.

July 31, 2015

Stratos Evo DP, Stratos Pro PA, and Stratos Pro FF, respectively featuring integrated bus interfaces for PROFIBUS DP, PROFIBUS PA, and FF, integrate into new and existing host systems. Stratos Pro devices for PROFIBUS PA or Foundation technology come in versions for hazardous and non-hazardous areas, while Stratos Evo DP for PROFIBUS DP only works outside of hazardous areas. All settings can be configured directly on device or with standardized engineering tools via Enhanced EDD or DTM. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscopes offer MHL 3.0 analysis and compliance testing. .

July 30, 2015

Designed for use with DPO/MSO70000 oscilloscopes, Opt MHD3 Software supports latest MHL Compliance Test Specification, CTS 3.2, and provides complete support for validating source, sink, and dongle devices across data rates of 6, 3, and 1.5 Gbps. Solution also provides TMDS and eCBUS eye-diagram support with auto-mask fit for debugging and automatic mask adjustment. Customers can perform BER test with calibrated patterns for Transmitter Input test. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Network Analyzer accelerates root-cause discovery.

July 29, 2015

Available for rental, Fluke Networks OptiView® XG Network Analysis Tablet enables IT and network engineers to analyze wired/wireless network versus application issues when problems occur or during initial set-up. Tablet finds devices, networks, and problems within seconds to get to root-cause, while network monitoring with performance health checks helps optimize critical infrastructure and applications on track for smooth running. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Benchtop Oscilloscope offers trigger and decode capabilities.

July 29, 2015

With trigger and decode capabilities, WaveSurfer 3000 provides all tools needed to analyze and debug automotive systems using CAN FD and/or FlexRay serial data communications standards. Protocol analysis capabilities enable engineers and technicians working with these standards to gain insight into their systems, correlating physical layer signals and protocol layer data on single display. CAN FD and FlexRay trigger can isolate Frame IDs, specific data packets, remote frames, and error frames. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Remote Monitors warn of excessive dust, noise, and vibration.

July 22, 2015

Designed for continuous monitoring of emissions in construction, demolition, and mining sites, web-based Noise Guardian™ and Boundary Guardian™ deliver real-time email or text to users when noise, dust, or vibration levels rise above acceptable levels. Casella Dataview™ 24/7 software enables reports to be accessed in on-screen view from virtually any PC, tablet, or smartphone with secure login. Protected in weatherproof housing, systems withstand extreme conditions.  Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal/Spectum Analyzer covers 2 Hz to 85 GHz range in one sweep.

July 14, 2015

Offering touchscreen operation, R&S FSW85 enables users to test baseband and RF with one analyzer. No external harmonic mixers are required, which facilitates test setup, and internal preselection suppresses image frequency and other spurious emissions that typically occur during harmonic mixing. Optionally, instrument can be equipped with internal analysis bandwidth of 500 MHz. When combined R&S FSW-B2000 option and R&S RTO oscilloscope, analysis bandwidth of 2 GHz can be achieved. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Surface Measurement System offers dual profile analysis.

July 10, 2015

Based on low-noise metrology frame (<8 nm), high-precision manufactured datum, and software datum correction, Form Talysurf i-Series provides accurate and repeatable results with straightness specification of less than 0.15 µm. High-resolution gauge measures curved or flat surfaces for contour and surface finish, while i-Series’ measurement analysis package provides least squared line, arc, and polynomial form removal plus up-to-date filtering techniques. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact TDL Monitor is optimized for NH3 measurement.

July 10, 2015

Able to be installed by one person, SERVOTOUGH MiniLaser Ammonia cross-stack Tunable Diode Laser (TDL) gas analyzer is optimized for measurement of ammonia (NH3) in hot or hazardous conditions. Built-in display negates need to use laptop for configuration and diagnostics, optical performance enhances acceptance angle, and mounting assembly for multi-direction adjustment ensures precision alignment from outset. Purge design reduces nitrogen (N2) and air purge expense up to 90% per annum. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inspection System ensures quality of reflecting surfaces.

July 9, 2015

Integrating all components into compact device with height-adjustable legs, reflectCONTROL Compact comes in 2D version that recognizes defects on reflecting surfaces and 3D version that measures reflecting surfaces at submicrometer accuracies. Housing includes monitor for striped pattern protection, as well as up to 2 cameras. To avoid interference from ambient light, measuring field can be darkened on all 4 sides. System can be integrated into production lines via Ethernet interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Analyzer offers modular stimulus response measurement.

July 8, 2015

With built-in tracking generator, M9290A CXA-m PXIe Signal Analyzer offers 3, 7.5, 13.6, and 26.5 GHz options, making it suitable for characterizing behavior of components or subsystems, including frequency response, conversion loss, and insertion loss/gain, as well as analyzing and identifying unknown signals. VXA measurement application provides CXA-m with vector signal analysis mode that supports wide range of measurements, demodulation types, and filters for comprehensive signal analysis. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Graphical Power Analyzer validates power-critical designs.

July 6, 2015

Integrating wideband waveform digitizer and 7 in. color LCD, PA900 Precision Power Analyzer delivers waveform visualization and measurement results necessary to validate performance of power-critical designs. Unit offers intuitive touchscreen operation with built-in data history, scope mode, and waveform zoom. Equipped with USB flash drive port and 2 GB of internal memory, PA900 can be fitted with 3 different types of channel cards, and can measure and graphically display up to 500 harmonics. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Quality Monitor supports HEVC/H.265 encoded streams.

July 2, 2015

Available with version 9.3 software, Sentry provides scalable HEVC solution for monitoring quality of service (QoS) and quality of experience (QoE). Support for 4K/UHD, which lets VSPs and network operators detect critical issues in real-time, and in-depth reporting enable continual network improvements. Supporting transition to 4K, monitors also feature digital program insertion monitoring capabilities that support blackout descriptor tags specified in SCTE-35 2012. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Impedance Analyzer accelerates production testing.

July 1, 2015

With enhanced measurement speed option, E4990A enables passive component manufacturers to realize fast sweep speeds at low frequency. Specifically, operators can use said option with 10, 20, 30, or 50 MHz options for accelerated measurement. Typical basic accuracy is 0.045% over impedance range with 40 V built-in DC bias source, and equivalent circuit analysis function, which supports 7 different multi-parameter models, lets engineers simulate equivalent component parameter values. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular Analyzer automates aquaculture monitoring.

June 29, 2015

Featuring modular, plug-and-play design, T80-S80 Analyzer System automates testing for dissolved oxygen, pH, ammonia, and other parameters. Rackmount T80 Transmitter, equipped with 2¾ x 1½ in. LCD, is available in loop powered, 24 Vdc line powered, or 110/220 Vac line powered modes. DO80 DO Sensor features measurement range from 0.00–20.00 ppm over temperature range of -10 to +60°C. For pH, S80 offers 0.00–14.00 measurement range with temperature of -10 to +90°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscope System offers MIPI C-PHY TX test solution.

June 25, 2015

With Tektronix C-PHY Solution, engineers developing next-generation camera technologies using C-PHY 1.0 interface can conduct in-depth analyses, debugging, and characterization of designs. Solution combines C-PHY Essential software, 4-lane C-PHY traffic generator, single-lane oscilloscope-based C-PHY protocol decoder, and C-PHY termination board. While C-PHY Essential software is designed for TX characterization, it can also be used by designers for receiver calibration. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TBT Verification Tool simplifies safety compliance testing.

June 24, 2015

Fluke® PRV240 Proving Unit provides safe method for 3-point test before touch (TBT) verification of electrical test tools without placing electrician or technician in potentially hazardous electrical environments generally involving known live voltage sources. Use reduces risk of shock and arc flash and does not require personal protective equipment. Able to source 240 V of AC and DC steady-state voltage, unit can perform up to 5,000 tests per set of 4 AA batteries. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Machinery & Machining Tools

Laser Beam Monitoring System supports dynamic measurements.

June 24, 2015

Featuring magnification optics for measuring beams with spot sizes down to 55 µm, non-contact BeamWatch® 2.0 monitors high-power (up to 100 kW) YAG, fiber, and diode lasers in 980–1,080 nm range used in industrial material processing applications. Unit takes measurements every 60 msec, providing instant readings of focus spot size and beam position as well as dynamic measurements of focal plane location during process start-up. Dual axis measurement support is available Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Torque Telemetry System features digital output signal.

June 23, 2015

Utilizing strain gauge technology, TorqueTrak TPM2 provides torque and power monitoring for applications such as material handling equipment, marine, automotive, energy, and power generation. Unit features digital RS422 full duplex, serial interface with user selectable sample rates from 10–4,800 samples/sec. Signal resolution is 15 bits for 8 input ranges from 0–32 mV/V down to 0–0.25 mV/V. Available for shaft diameters from 0.75–40 in., system offers continuous long-term measurement. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Machinery Health Analyzer interfaces to laser alignment tools.

June 22, 2015

Featuring wireless interface to laser shaft alignment tools, CSI 2140 is suited for operators performing vibration analysis and corrective tasks in field. Unit offers 4 channels plus phase data collection, advanced vibration analysis, and multi-plane balancing to correct imbalance in fans. Employing Sweep technology, laser fixtures measure misalignment, even in tight clearance applications. Advanced option monitors corrective machine moves in vertical and horizontal directions simultaneously. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultra-Trace Moisture Analyzers deliver sub-ppb readings.

June 19, 2015

Utilizing Hummingbird Tunable Laser Diode sensing technology, DF-700 Series is optimized for semiconductor, LED, and specialty gas applications that depend on ultra high purity gas quality. Direct measurement of moisture in infrared spectrum enables analyzers to distinguish most minuscule sample peaks. Firmware ensures low-end stability, while graphical menu interface gives user confidence that system is performing to exacting standards. Read More