Gages & Gauges

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mahr Federal to Showcase MarSurf® PS 10, MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus and Wireless Gaging at EASTEC 2017

April 11, 2017

PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will showcase three key products from their broad line of dimensional metrology and gaging products at this year's EASTEC, New England’s premier manufacturing exposition, running May 16-18, 2017, at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA. Mahr Federal featured products include the popular MarSurf® PS 10 Roughness Measuring Unit, the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Maximize Battery Run-Times with Maxim's High Accuracy, Low Quiescent Current Fuel Gauge

April 1, 2017

MAX17055 ModelGauge™ m5 speeds time to market by eliminating need for battery characterization

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 30, 2017 - Developers of portable devices now have an easier way to design in the most accurate and low power host-side battery gauges with the MAX17055 ModelGauge™ m5 from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM).

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Materials & Material Processing, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wire Strain Gages and Ceramic Cements are RoHS compliant.

March 28, 2017

Wire Strain Gages and Ceramic Cements are designed for high temperature environments. Available in ZWH-, ZWN-, and ZWP-Series models, Wire Strain Gages feature free-filament wire construction with welded 0.076 mm diameter lead wires. Packaged with fiberglass reinforced segmented tape carrier, units offer 120-ohm resistance. Ceramic cements are available in WC-16, NCC-3, and HG-1 models. W-16... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SP35 Gage Leadwires feature three-wire quarter bridge configuration.

March 20, 2017

Suitable for high temperature stress analyses of automotive and aerospace components, SP35 Gage Leadwires are used for CEA- and WK-series strain gages. Featuring 3 m of 30-AWG, etched PTFE leadwires, SP35 leadwires allow gages to support requirements to +350°F and +400°F temperature. SP35 option eliminates the need for soldering on test article.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Chemical Sight Gauges can withstand harsh fluids.

February 23, 2017

Chemical Sight Gauges are available in H-S3 and PH models. Featuring 316 stainless steel internal rods and aluminum locknut, H-S3 can be mounted to tank with 1.5 or 2 in. tank bushings and can measure up to tank depths of 12 to 120 in. Available with 1.5 or 2 in. tank bushings, PH model is made of high strength PVC gauge card.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Coating Thickness Gauges offer automatic substrate detection.

February 17, 2017

Available in CMI155 and CMI157 models, Coating Thickness Gauges feature single-button operation. Designed with dual technology and integrated probe, units provide rapid inspection of paint, lacquer and protective single layer coatings on metal substrates. Units are factory calibrated and are rated to IP52 standards. Gauges are suitable for paint and powder coaters, coating inspectors,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

1000-Zygo Inspection Gage comes with anti-vibration technology.

February 13, 2017

Using white-light interferometry and diamond-tipped probe, 1000-Zygo Surface Finish Inspection Gage is used to measure roughness and waviness. Providing precise inspection of crankshaft and camshaft surface geometries, unit is designed with user-friendly software for speed and eased surface inspection. 1000-Zygo is constructed with granite and steel.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

8008A Pressure Gauge meets EN837-1 and ASME B40.100 standards.

January 25, 2017

Meeting EN837-1 and ASME B40.100 standards, 8008A Pressure Gauge ensures accuracy and long term performance. Featuring corrosion resistant stainless steel body, unit comes with liquid fill vibration dampening and is suitable for hydraulic systems and compressors.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RFC4800 Series touchless angle sensors are sealed up to IP69K.

December 5, 2016

Featuring resolution of 14-bits across 360° and repeatability of 0.36°, RFC4800 Series angle sensors include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. With independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale, unit operates at temperature range of -40 to +125 °C. Available as single and multi-channel versions, unit with IO-Link interface offers serial... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Thermocouple Gauge has round, single-channel design.

October 5, 2016

Supplied in 52 mm OD housing with IP65 face suited for harsh industrial environments, microprocessor-based DPG-SD-1 series features Type K thermocouple sensor input. Temperature units are field-selectable for °C or °F, and bright red LED numeric display facilitates readability. Along with user-adjustable HI alarm set point, features include Max Peak Temperature recall function +32 to... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

ID/OD Indicator Gauge offers diverse measurement capabilities.

September 30, 2016

Accepting various contacts and anvils, Multimar 36 B Indicator Gage can measure pitch, gear diameters, threads, taper diameters and recesses, and more. Integrated Wireless Indicator compatibility allows wireless data transmission. Offered in 2 sizes, unit can measure IDs from 0.75–9 in. and ODs from 0.25–9.5 in. T-Plate configuration gives diameter reading directly across... Read More

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

Wireless IoT Sensors enhance water monitoring capabilities.

September 28, 2016

Powered by user-replaceable C lithium battery, Telog® 41 Series uses low-power, Long-Range (LoRa®) wireless communications to remotely measure and monitor water, wastewater, and groundwater systems, including water pressures, flows, levels and rainfall volumes. These IoT sensors, as part of smart water infrastructure, communicate data using LoRaWAN technology to Telog software at... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Force Gauges help manufacturers optimize packaging.

September 27, 2016

With ±0.1% accuracy, PCE-DFG Series can measure both tensile and compressive forces. Models offer ranges/resolutions of 0–5 N/0.0005 N, 0–10 N/0.001 N, 0–20 N /0.005 N, and 0–500 N/0.05 N. Each gauge has sampling rate of 2,000 Hz, storage rate of 1 Hz, and 3 modes of measurement: peak, auto peak, and track. Equipped with 160 x 128 dot matrix LCD, gauges offer 6 units of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Color Laser Scanner suits forensics, product design.

September 14, 2016

Intended for crime/crash scene investigation and reverse engineering applications, Freestyle3D Objects offers range of 0.3–0.8 m for scanning geometry of mid-sized components and items into high-resolution, color point cloud. User receives data prepared in SCENE Process 6.1, which offers large scale meshing tool, once object is measured, and data can also be exported into end-user... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mahr Federal Air Gaging Improves GR&R and Process Capability on Rotor Shaft and Endplate Bearing Bore Manufacturing at Baldor Electric

August 26, 2016

PROVIDENCE, RI – As part of its continuous improvement process, Baldor Electric Company recently reached out to Mahr Federal to help identify opportunities to improve process capabilities within their machining cells. One of the goals of the project was to reduce failure costs on several components. Founded in 1920 and headquartered in Fort Smith, AR, Baldor is a leading manufacturer of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Length Gauges increases accuracy for in-process measurement.

August 8, 2016

ACANTO 1217 and 1218, when paired with bidirectional serial interface EnDat 2.2, support in-production monitoring and thereby enable operators to detect failures before they occur. Along with built-in error monitoring, products remember last datum used and therefor eliminate need to re-master due to gauge itself. Rated to IP64 or IP67, models feature ±1 µm accuracy and 12 mm stroke... Read More

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

Pull Cable Tension Monitor helps prevent errors for contractors.

July 19, 2016

Preventing cable overstretch that can lead to faulty cable installation, touchscreen-operated G-Series Smart Pull produces physical, visual, and audible alerts to let contractors know when pulling force of cable exceeds 80% of manufacturer recommendations. Second alert is given when pulling force has met 100% of tension limit (10,000 lb max). Stored directly in 128 MB onboard... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Emerson as the Leader in Wireless Pressure Gauges

July 19, 2016

SHAKOPEE, MINN (July 15, 2016) - Frost Sullivan recognized Emerson as the Product Line Strategy Leader in the global wireless pressure gauges market. Emerson launched the Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge, the industry’s first WirelessHART® pressure gauge, in late 2015. “Unlike many of its other competitors, Emerson focused on first testing this new product in a long line of pressure... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Printed Polymer Strain Gage utilizes paste technology.

June 16, 2016

Based on pressure-sensitive sensor paste printed onto PCB, P-DMS Polymer Strain Gage is used for measuring pressure in industrial, medical, automotive, military, and consumer electronics applications. Direct printing on application control board eliminates failure points of wire failure and corrosion in addition to negating electrical sparking as key contacts come together. Requiring no... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement... Read More