Instrumentation I & O Devices

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed DAQ Module works with ControlLogix PLCs.

August 28, 2015

Able to acquire data at programmable sample rate of 50 µsec, 5274A plugs into Allen-Bradley ControlLogix™ and programs using RSLogix5000 (Studio 5000). This analog input, high-speed data acquisition (DAQ) module archives data using PLC's registers for analysis or export. Transfer capability of up to 128 samples — on one channel or evenly divided over 4 channels — enables data capture from up to 4 different analog sources. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoder suits offshore motion applications.

August 28, 2015

Certified according to ATEX and IECEx, Model IXA 648 is suited for hazardous applications where extreme conditions are common. Inductive absolute encoder avoids magnets and glass to provide measurement technology that can withstand shock and vibration. Rated for operation up to 6,000 rpm and 70°C, encoder is available with up to 31-bit multiturn resolution (19/12), and can communicate with control using PROFIBUS, PROFINET, CANopen, DeviceNet, SSI, or EnDat interface. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Field Computer offers customizable add-ons.

August 27, 2015

Designed to meet stringent MIL-STD-810G standards, IP67-rated NAUTIZ X8 PDA enables efficient data collection in tough environments, including forestry, surveying, construction, field services, warehouse projects, and logistics. Nautiz X8 Long Range Bluetooth Expansion Pack allows long-range communication up to 300 m, while Nautiz X8 Barcode Expansion Pack features imager module with LED aimer. With empty add-on cap, Nautiz X8 Basic Expansion Pack enables extension of user's choice. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Encoder provides accuracy up to 1-1.5 degrees.

August 26, 2015

With integrated line driver in single chip, M Sense B Encoder covers resolution band up to 1,024 lines, providing accurate closed loop motion feedback and positioning. Cable output flexibility is available in both axial and radial options. Pairing with brush DC and brushless DC motor options, compact encoder is suited for medical pumps, medical imaging, life sciences, security and access robotics, and aerospace/defense applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Video Capture/Streaming Device does not require computer.

August 25, 2015

Offering one-touch recording, Standalone Video Capture and Streaming device (SKU: USB2HDCAPS) lets users capture and stream video content to USB hard drive or SD card up to 64 GB. This is accomplished via Internet connection and without computer. Built-in LAN port allows streaming over to local network or Internet to online video service, and video records in compatible format. Built-in RJ45 network port is also standard. Use with PC is also supported for video capture through software. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Modules monitor remote field devices over HSPA connection.

August 24, 2015

Providing flexible I/O and cellular connectivity, ioLogik 2542-HSPA offers 4 channels for analog input and 12 channels for user-configurable digital input/output, while ioLogik 2512-HSPA offers 8 DIs, 8 DI/Os, and no analog inputs. Both provide 5-band UTMS/HSPA communication that supports up to 5.76 Mbps upload/14.4 Mbps download, 2 RS-232/422/485 ports that support Modbus RTU, and 4 Ethernet ports. Operating from -22 to +158°F while consuming 13 W, devices withstand rugged industrial use. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

I/O Expansion Device suits factory automation applications.

August 24, 2015

With 32 isolated digital output channels, each able to connect to up to 64 modules, MN-3257 allows I/O of Motionnet system to be expandable to 2,048 output channels. Communication time required by each MN-3257 is 15.1 µs. If 64 modules have been connected, signals for 2,048 points on 64 modules can be sent and received within 0.97 msec. Motionnet I/O devices can be connected with PC and machines to transmit data and support communication speed up to 20 Mbps. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mini-ITX Motherboard features quad-core SoC.

August 21, 2015

Measuring 170 x 170 mm, Model MANO842 is equipped with quad-core Intel® Celeron® J1900 processor, Intel® HD Graphics engine, and high-bandwidth DDR3L-1333 SO-DIMM up to 8 GB. Board includes 6 COM ports, 5 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB 3.0 port, and 2 Gigabit LAN ports. For expansion, board supports 1 PCIe x1 slot, 1 PCI Express Mini Card interface, 1 mSATA interface, and 1 SATA-300 interface. MANO842 also supports dual-view display via VGA, HDMI, and 18/24-bit dual-channel LVDS. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Real-Time Streaming Appliance supports 500+ simultaneous users.

August 20, 2015

Designed for multi-screen operators and Telcos that deploy IPTV and OTT, MultiStreamer™ II DIG/IP: TELCO accepts 2 SDI or HD-SDI inputs; encodes HD and SD streams; creates simultaneous high-, medium-, and low-bitrate IP streams; and sends them to content delivery networks (CDNs) and remote video capture devices. IP output is four 1080i/p streams, six 720p HD streams, or 16 SD streams, and features include onboard stream archiving (400 GB max), 4 GigE ports, 2 inputs, and 2 power supplies. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Input/Output Module supports wireless local control of assets.

August 18, 2015

As standard, Multi Input/Output (MIO) Module provides wireless I/O capability as part of Remote Sensing System; data from attached sensors is sent to gateway that can report inputs and write outputs via wireless network. Non-wireless Modbus mode enables module to be connected directly to controller via Modbus RS-485 or operate independently without any outside device controlling it. Additionally, module can be wired or connect wirelessly to monitoring device (PLC) to monitor status. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PXI Solid-State Multiplexer has versatile, high-density design.

August 18, 2015

Able to sustain 1.5 A for 100 msec on hot or cold switching, model 40-681 may be used where high-density MUX array is required that can adapt to different test configuration for different test targets or where test system may need to be reconfigured later on. Selectable switching configurations and architecture versatility enable all multiplexer banks to be interlinked and common connections to be used as extra signal inputs programmatically. Solid-state relays promote extended service. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular DAQ System expands to over 1,000 channels.

August 18, 2015

Featuring analog and digital input and outputs, CE-compliant iNET-400 series directly connects to thermocouple, RTD, thermistor, strain gage, load cell, voltage, current, resistance, and accelerometer inputs. Software, instruNet World, is available with this expandable and modular DAQ system, which is suited for chemical/petrochemical, automotive, water, electronics, lab, and R&D applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers

Programming Platform combines high throughput and security.

August 17, 2015

Available in PSV7000 automated system and manual configurations, LumenX™ delivers managed and secured programming while eliminating security risks associated with duplication process. Platform, optimized for eMMC 4.41–5.1 devices and large file sizes, supports programming speeds up to 80 Mbps and download speeds of 25 Mbps. To maximize socket capacity and reduce programming effort, solution supports 8 sockets per programmer with up to 14 programmers in PSV7000. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Miniature Optical Linear Encoders suit vacuum applications.

August 11, 2015

Designed for environments with 10-9 mBar of pressure, LIK 2 Series supports high and ultra-high vacuum applications where motion feedback is required inside vacuum chamber. Non-contact encoder systems have 20 micron grating period and graduation is applied to either glass or steel scale substrate. Graduation can be ordered with several accuracy grades within range of ±5 to ±1 micron per meter. Scanning units provide 1 V peak to peak or TTL output with resolutions down to 50 nm. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Oscilloscopes offer trigger and decoder option.

August 7, 2015

Available for R&S RTO and RTE Digital Oscilloscopes, R&S RTx-K50 Option helps debug serial protocols that employ Manchester or NRZ coding. Option can be used with standardized buses such as PROFIBUS, DALI, or MVB as well as with proprietary serial protocols. Covering data rates up to 5 Gbps, option supports up to 50 telegram formats. Decoded protocol content is displayed in color-coded format, and time correlation with analog signal helps identify faults caused by signal integrity problems. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed Data Recorder provides fault detection.

August 5, 2015

Equipped with FPGA technology for speed and accuracy, Delphin Expert Transient can acquire — in synchronization with PLC data — peripheral signals such as pressure pulses, temperature, flow, vibration, and status of relays and contactors. Eight or 16 analog tracks can be synchronously acquired in parallel at sampling rates up to 50 kHz/channel in combination with digital signals. Device also features 4 digital inputs and can be extended to over 100 analog or digital inputs via LAN interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Collector offers Web-based dust collection diagnostics.

August 4, 2015

Targeting facilities that do not have building management systems, GoldLink™ connects to Internet to provide 24/7 access to dust collection operations by monitoring 4 preset analog inputs and 16 preset digital inputs. Preprogrammed solution tunnels data to Camfil APC server. Data is packaged so that those authorized can monitor health of filtration systems via website, and messages are sent directly to user when devices reach critical set points or if accident/emergency occurs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Encoders are available with EtherCAT option.

August 3, 2015

Able to be used in heavy-duty applications in environments subject to high temperatures, moisture, vibration, or shock, PSE and PHE 900 series include solid- and hollow-shaft absolute types. Leine & Linde EtherCAT implementation provides angular position value on machine, while signal processing inside encoder can deliver velocity, acceleration, alarms, and warnings to control system. This results in multi-variable feedback for control algorithms with cycle times as short as 31.25 µsec. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Linear Motor Stage includes absolute encoder.

August 3, 2015

Equipped with integrated absolute-measuring encoder with less than 2 nm resolution, PIMag® V-551 offers travel to 230 mm and eliminates time required for referencing. Velocity to 500 mm/sec and quick acceleration is provided by ironless magnetic linear motor, resulting in accuracy and smooth motion. Precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage ensure guiding accuracy with 1 µm straightness and flatness per 100 mm. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Feedback Systems integrate into drives.

July 31, 2015

Supplied in IP67-rated housing, Absolute Position and Angle Measurement Systems are suited for installation or direct integration into drive and positioning systems, and can be used in rotary applications as well. Magnetically encoded systems, featuring Permagnet® nonius technology, enable formats, strokes, and end positions of axes to be adjusted automatically. Position data is generated in real-time and made available in absolute form using SSI or bidirectional BiSS C interfaces. Read More