Gages & Gauges

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 moving parts, product is available in customized sizes and shapes. 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 hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eliminate the Need for Battery Characterization and Speed Time to Market with ModelGauge(TM) m5

June 2, 2016

Maxim Integrated offers industry's first stand-alone fuel gauge with SHA-256 authentication; prevents pack cloning. SAN JOSE, Calif. - Implementing pack-side battery gauges in portable devices is now easier and more secure with the ModelGauge™ m5 portfolio of MAX17201/MAX17205 and MAX17211/MAX17215 from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM).     --  More information... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Gauges are available to meet needs of any industry.

May 18, 2016

NOSHOK pressure gauges provide measurement solutions, including ability to control, check, and regulate process media. Available from standard dial and digital gauges to DP and sanitary gauges in several types with pressure ranges from 30 Vac to 100,000 psi, products offer diverse casing, fill, connection, and mounting options. Along with CE-compliant transmitters and transducers, features include 50–1,000 g shock ratings, 10–20 g vibration rating, and accuracy from ±0.125% to ±0.5% FS. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Adaptable Presetter facilitates multipoint gauge setting.

May 2, 2016

Designed for workshop environment, TAR-AL setting bench simplifies setting of 2- and 3-point gauges. Adaptability to temperature variation ensures precise setting during turning and grinding, and calibration certificate is provided for quality and ISO standards. If calibrated as Primary Setting Master, unit could be also used for in-house gage calibration. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Densitometer offers one-button operation.

April 19, 2016

Featuring portable, battery-powered design, Densi-H Density/Specific Gravity Meter operates on oscillating tube principle and reports results in seconds. Reporting capabilities include density, specific gravity and API degrees, Brix, % Alcohol, % H2SO4, °Baume, °Plato, and Proof. Built-in API tables (product groups A, B and D) allow API compliant measurement for quality control of crude oil, gasoline, petroleum products, and lubricants (ASTM D7777). Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. ... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Boiler Water Level Indication System Receives U.S. Patent for Self-Diagnostic Technology

April 5, 2016

STRONGSVILLE, OH – The Clark-Reliance Corporation has announced that it has been awarded a U.S. Patent for its Eye-Hye® SmartLevel™ system for remote indication of water level for power and process boilers. The patent recognizes the uniqueness of the system’s self-diagnostic technology, which intelligently monitors the condition of its sensing probes, and can clearly determine their... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Accurate 79 GHz Radar increases liquid level measurement accuracy.

March 16, 2016

With 79 GHz transmission frequency, Micropilot NMR81 produces sharply focused microwave beam angle of 3° or 4° that ensures safe and reliable measurements without any interfering signals even in narrow tanks with baffles and down to bottom of tall tanks. Measuring ranges reach up to 70 m, and instrument measures up to 30 m with accuracy to ±0.5 mm in custody transfer applications. Product is also equipped with gas-tight feed-through and fulfills all API and OIML requirements.<br /> Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Universal ID/OD Measurement Gage is precise, stable, flexible.

March 10, 2016

Built on finely ground, hard chrome-plated column, Multimar 844 T measures ODs and IDs up to 2,500 mm. Precision guideway with ball bearings on moveable arm promote reliability and repeatability, while heat isolating handles reduce thermal influences. Stationary measuring arm can be moved along column for coarse adjustment, and constant measuring force is applied due to built-in spring. Direction of measuring force and measuring arms can be changed for external or internal dimensions. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mahr Federal to Feature New MarShaft(TM) SCOPE 250 Plus at Mfg4 2016

February 24, 2016

PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus and MarCator Wireless Digital Indicators at Mfg4, May 3-5, 2016, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT, Booth #1605. Competitively priced and designed to provide fast, accurate, fully automatic measurement of smaller shafts and turned parts directly on the shop floor, the MarShaft SCOPE 250 plus features a... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Log2Net-Rainfall Logging System Monitors in Real-Time

February 17, 2016

Isodaq Log2Net Rainfall Logging System CHESTERLAND, OH — The Isodaq Log2Net rainfall logging system offers a low-cost solution for acquiring measurements logged at remote sites for real-time monitoring applications. At the heart of the Isodaq solution is the Isodaq Tadpole GPRS data logger which connects to a choice of rain gauges, specially selected from quality... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Strain Gage Monitors feature programmable design.

February 9, 2016

Featuring 1/8 DIN size housings with each bezel sealed to IP64 rating, OM502T Series is programmable for mathematical functions, including peak and tare, as well as digital filters. Accuracy is 0.05 % of range and rate is up to 100 measurements/sec. Available with 0.56 in. tall red or green LED displays, instruments provide analog outputs of 0&ndash;2/5/10 V, ±10 V, 0&ndash;5 mA and 0/4&ndash;20 mA. Digital output interfaces include RS 232 and RS485 &ndash; both isolated, with MODBUS and PROFIBUS protocols. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Crankshaft Gages include programming interface.

February 9, 2016

Supplied with Adcole Model 1100 and 1200 Crankshaft Gages, PIR Part Inspection and Reporting software features single interface that facilitates part programming, sequence building, and reporting. Users can program new part to measure in less than 15 minutes including crankshaft specification and inspection sequence. Fully integrated utility will then create summary report, output plot, and SPC templates. PIR Software combines multiple programs into one interface that can be customized by user. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Weighing/Force Instruments feature built-in web server.

February 4, 2016

Offering intuitive operation and advanced diagnostics, BLH Nobel G5 Instruments support process weighing and control, force measurement, factory automation, high dynamic force measurement, and high-speed batching/blending systems. Panel-mount version provides 24 Vdc or 115/230 Vac operation, while rail-mount model offers 24 Vdc operation only. Instruments support Modbus/TCP, Ethernet/IP, FTP, HTTP, Profibus, DeviceNet, ControlNet, and Modbus RTU interfaces as well as RS485 and analog outputs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Full-Bridge Strain Gages offer small, high-resistance patterns.

January 15, 2016

Based on Advanced Sensors technology, Transducer Class® S5056/S5020/S5046/S5047 offer alternative to bonding multiple, individual strain gages in bending and torque/shear applications. Features include optimized grid-to-grid temperature matching; range of pattern configurations; gold-plated solder pads; and resistance from 350 &Omega; to 20 k&Omega;. All 4 active arms of Wheatstone bridge circuit are formed on single carrier, and all intrabridge connections are integrated into pattern. Read More

Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Improving Gun Safety with Force Measurement

January 12, 2016

In an effort to reduce the incidence of accidental gun discharge, The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has been modifying their standard, off-the-shelf firearms to require a greater amount of force to activate the trigger. Following any shooting incident, the weapon is immediately sent to NYPD's Firearms Laboratory for a battery of tests. Among those tests, the trigger pull force... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

HVAC Brain Adds Siemens Room Pressure Monitors to Online Store

January 12, 2016

HVAC Brain, Inc. (www.hvacbrain.com), retailer of HVAC/R equipment and replacement parts, has added Siemens room pressure monitors to their online selection of Siemens building automation technology products. Siemens is an industry-leading manufacturer of building automation systems and components. Siemens room pressure monitors are designed to provide... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Jaw Force Gauges measure grip on workpieces.

January 11, 2016

With Jaw Force Gauges, users can accurately measure force applied to each chuck jaw independently, so that problems can be diagnosed and corrected before failure occurs. Reading in pounds of chucking force per jaw is holding force available for that specific jaw. Providing force range from 0&ndash;30,000 lb, gauges are suitable for chucks from 6&ndash;18 in. Gauges identify potential safety hazards and keep chucks operating at full force for maximum production and service life. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Sensor and App measure coating thickness.

January 7, 2016

Combining precise measurements, resistance to interference, and wireless technology, SmarTest version of SIDSP® Sensors relay digitally generated readings to smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth. Readings exceeding set limits are indicated on sensor&#39;s green/red LED. SmarTest App provides clear display of current measuring value, statistical evaluation, storage of measuring values in files, 2-point calibration, measuring unit metric/imperial switchover, and export of measurements in CSV format. Read More