Gages & Gauges

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Strain Gauge Meters power up to 12 load cells.

March 2, 2015

Designed for weight, millivolt, and force measurement applications, Model PD6100 and explosion proof Model PD8-6100 feature 1-button zeroing of display, auto-zero adjustment to prevent drift, and panel-mounted or rugged, field-mounted enclosure. Tare/Reset Tare function enables meters to compensate for anomalies, such as sludge buildup at bottom of empty tank. Accepting mV input signals up to 300 mV (unipolar) and ±250 mV (bipolar), both meters are rated for max current of 350 mA at 10 V. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Handheld Gap Measurement Device features sensor head with Wi-Fi.

February 23, 2015

Targeting automotive industry, CALIPRI enables testing of gaps and hem edges without use of mathematical approximation methods. Ergonomic and portable instrument measures object from various perspectives to record actual contour; gaps and hem edges are recorded in full and measured accurately by swiveling device. Preprocessing of recorded profile data occurs in sensor head, and data can be transmitted via Wi-Fi® to output device for detailed analysis. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Surface Finish Gauge offers one-button operation.

February 19, 2015

Available with 10 or 5 µm radius tip on provided general-purpose probe, Pocket Surf® IV displays Ra, Rz, or Rmax with one measurement stroke. MarConnect universal interface allows USB, RS-232, or Digimatic output of data by choosing appropriate cable, and LCD shows measured roughness value in microinches or micrometers within 0.5 sec after surface is traversed. Gauge offers 4 switchable probe positions — axial (folded) or at 90°, 180°, or 270° — and selectable traverse lengths. Read More

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

Radar Height Control offers fully non-contact solution.

February 17, 2015

Suited for header height control in agricultural market, Terrahawk™ has no moving parts, eliminating sensor wear. Because there is no sensor touching ground, it does not push crop, so there are no cables, chains, or straps needed for backing up. Sensor is compact, allowing flexibility in forward mounting while enabling operator to increase harvesting speed, even in rough terrain. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Liquid Level Gauge offers solid glass top option.

February 12, 2015

With added option, exposed calibration on top of Therma Gauge is available in all glass, making gauge more durable when it is outside and exposed to elements. Glass gauge will withstand virtually any amount of sun exposure and heat, replacing cracked, cloudy, warped, or discolored plastic tops. Solid Glass Calibration can be ordered as add-on option for new gauges or as Solid Glass Repair Kit to upgrade current gauge in field. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bore and Snap Gages replace discontinued TESA products.

February 9, 2015

Available with dial or digital indicator and integrated wireless data transmitters, 1280 P Adjustable Bore Gauges measure diameters from 0.50–8 in. with extensions, and depths from 3–48 in. Self-centering 844 N Adjustable Bore Gauges measure diameters from 0.7–32 in. and are virtually impervious to temperature changes. With OD measuring capacity from 0–20 in., 300 P Snap Gauges feature Channel Lock design that assures precisely parallel anvil surfaces, with positive position locking at any point. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Length Gauge measures delicate materials with ±0.2 µm accuracy.

February 6, 2015

Designed to measure extremely sensitive, malleable materials without fear of product deformation, ZERO-FORCE METRO is suitable for medical device, chemical, and precision mechanics industries. Two new variants of 1 Vpp METRO gauge are available in 12 mm stroke lengths; one with gauging force of 0.25 N in any mounting orientation with weak spring and one with gauging force of ~0.0 N mounted vertically downward with ZERO-FORCE spring mechanism. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Single-Point Gauge measures material thickness.

January 30, 2015

Designed for at-line manufacturing environments, T-Gauge® SPG makes use of terahertz properties to nondestructively penetrate many opaque materials to allow measurement of layer thickness. Pull of trigger enables thickness measurement in single or multi-layer products made from plastics, rubber, paper, paint, and other coatings. Driven by T-Ray® 5000 intelligent terahertz control unit, gauge is suited for quality control in aerospace and nondestructive testing markets. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Cold Cathode Gauge provides ±10% accuracy.

January 13, 2015

Offering wide measurement range from 10-10 to 10-2 Torr, Granville-Phillips® Series 500 includes electronics as well as digital and analog interfaces. Patent-pending method for determining pressure dosage over time provides for predictive maintenance. With USB interface and GP Connect software, users can set up gauge, graph pressure trend, and check usage statistics. Applications include R&D, coating, semiconductor, analytical, high energy physics, and general vacuum. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Video Extensometer performs non-contact strain measurement.

December 22, 2014

Able to adapt to normal fluctuations of environmental conditions in lab and compatible with testing machines that uses ±10 V analog input, AVE 2 measures both modulus and strain to failure for diverse materials. Fully integrated device, which utilizes real-time 490 Hz data rate while achieving 1 micron accuracy, reduces errors from thermal and lighting variations common in most labs and can be used for strain measurement with Digital Image Correlation (DIC).
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Industrial Gauge is cell-ready with software and process monitor.

December 17, 2014

Equator™ Flexible Gauge works with EZ-IO software, which facilitates cell controller communications configuration and allows intelligent functions, such as automatic re-mastering, upon detection of change in shop floor temperature and then directs robot/shuttle system to load master part into gauge. Process Monitor display provides graphical chart of history of feature measurements and enables management of mastering process according to temperature, time, or number of parts measured. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

End-of-Line Camshaft Inspection Machine can measure 200 parts/hr.

December 10, 2014

Adcole 1310 High-Speed Camshaft Gage provides robot-fed 100% camshaft inspection by measuring 10 or more parameters with 0.1 micron resolution per data point or 3,600 data points per revolution. Along with Windows® 7-based software, features include utility upgrades with chatter analysis options, parameter warnings for programmable reports, and qs-Stat quality options. Automatic programmable headstock with 100 mm travel and programmable tailstock accelerate changeovers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pb-Free Pressure Gauges carry NSF International certification.

November 18, 2014

Compliant with U.S. Safe Drinking Water Act, lead (Pb)-free pressure gauges feature wetted parts with lead content ≤0.25% and are safe for applications where water is anticipated to be consumed by humans. Gauges also meet lead content requirements for Pb-free plumbing as defined by CA, VT, MD, and LA state laws. Products comply with NSF/ANSI Standard 61, 372, and 61 (Annex G) and feature NSF mark, along with test standard, on dial and socket stamped with universal No Lead symbol. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Pressure Gauge includes data logging/charting software.

November 5, 2014

Suited for harsh industrial environments, DPG409S Sanitary/Clean-In-Place digital pressure gauges incorporate 316 SS enclosure, designed for washdown and marine applications, with precision 0.08% accuracy pressure transducer as well as 316L SS wetted parts and body. Gauge, Absolute, Compound Gauge, Vacuum, and Barometric models are available, all of which feature 1 in. backlit LCD, hi and lo alarms, MIN/MAX/AVG reading, and user-selectable analog output 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, or 4–20 mA. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Bore Gauge extends operation via inductive charger.

November 3, 2014

Notifying operator via visual and audio pass/fail indicators to machine tool component specification compliance, IP65-rated WiGauge™ offers user-selectable resolution up to 0.1 µm. and utilizes Class 1 Bluetooth® technology to transmit data up to 15 m. Battery pack charges device when placed in charger cradle, minimizing or eliminating downtime. Built-in heat and time restrictions ensure tool will not overheat during extended charging periods or charge for over 24 hr. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Marine Gauges fit any type of watercraft.

October 24, 2014

Offering optimized illumination and accuracy, VDO Allentare Series comprises 3 3/8 in. 35 mph and 60 mph speedometers; 4,000, 6,000, and 8,000 rpm tachometers; and 2 1/16 in. oil pressure, water temperature, fuel, trim, voltmeter, and water pressure gauges. Instruments provide straightforward installation and wiring and can be used with most commonly available marine senders and wiring harnesses. Available colors include grey, teak, yellow/blue, white, white/grey, and black. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Electroplating Gauge measures plated metals on ferrous substrates.

October 14, 2014

Using phase-sensitive Eddy Current technology and ECP-m probe, CMI243 measures metallic coatings over ferrous substrates. Tip size aids measurement of small, odd-shaped, or rough components, while controls promote usability. Handheld instrument measures with accuracy to ±1% and precision within 0.3%. Resolution is 0.1 µm, and memory can store 26,500 readings. Designed for metal finishers, gauge is suited for use on fasteners and can operate continuously on 9 V alkaline battery for 65 hr. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Coating Thickness Gauge uses magnetic and eddy current principles.

September 26, 2014

Comprising 3 configurations, rugged 6000GP Series measures paint and coating thickness from 0–60 mils (0–1500 µm) on ferrous and non-ferrous metals with resolution of 0.05 or 0.1 mil (1 or 2 µm). Accuracy ranges from 0.05 mils + 1% for 0–2 mils to 2 µm + 1 for >50 µm. Along with audible and visual Hi/Lo alarm, features include impact-resistant and backlit Lexan® display, temperature compensation, Average Zero feature, user-selectable mil or µm units, and high resolution mode. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Shop-Floor Comparative Gauge supports two probing technologies.

September 19, 2014

Equator™ supports touch-trigger probing via TP20 probe for single-point probing applications. Suited for in-line gauging tasks, TP20 can be used for capture of discrete point data. Equator can also switch automatically to SP25 scanning module, which allows continuous scanning of features at speeds to 200 mm/s, and use integrated changing rack to provide any combination of measurement routines. Gauge uses principle of mastering to cope with changes in temperature on shop floor and offers Feature Compare function. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

LVDT Pencil Probe verifies part measurements.

August 6, 2014

Offering spring extend and pneumatic extend actuation types, KURTSmart PROBE™ outputs linear value over entire stroke of probe. Unit requires 5 V power for measurement operation and can run stand-alone, measuring and sorting parts based on feature size. Onboard input and output port supports triggering of measurement and action to be taken based on measurement result. With 5 LEDs, probe can be programmed to visually show operator if part is good (green), trending bad (yellow), or bad (red). Read More