Instrumentation I & O Devices

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

CompactPCI® Board operates in demanding environments.

December 1, 2015

Based on 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor and 4th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 and i3 processors, 3U Blade Model CP3004-SA is suited for plant and machine control, military and defense, and energy applications. Board is equipped with USB3.0, SATA 6Gb/s, 3 x GbE, PCIe, and security/trusted platform module. Optional extensions include Smart Extension (USB, SATA), SATA NAND Flash Module, CFast, 8/12 HP for 1 or 2 HDD, and 8 HP extension for XMC. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers

Configurable Ethernet I/O Module has embedded cyber security.

November 27, 2015

Supporting multiple means of securing Ethernet I/O, SIO4.E plugs into Bedrock™ pinless electromagnetic backplane to receive Black Fabric™ cyber security protection. Each of 5 I/O channels is independently software configurable, and supported Ethernet protocols include Ethernet IP, Modbus TCP, and OPC UA on TCP IP. All channels are also PoE-capable, and module delivers Ethernet as secure I/O at Purdue levels 0 and 1 with sensor, actuator, and process control logic. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition/Control System enables transient recording.

November 27, 2015

Suited for test and control applications, ADwin Pro-II employs T-12 processor module that offers real-time computing power. Analog and digital inputs and outputs are connected inside ADwin system for executing ADbasic instructions as well as accessing inputs, outputs, and interfaces of other modules. In addition to XILINX ZYNQ™ with Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9, features include 64-Bit FPU, 1 GHz processor clock, 1 GB main memory, trigger input, 2 DIO, and 1,000 Mb Ethernet interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Heavy-Duty Rotary Encoders withstand harsh environments.

November 25, 2015

Supplied in low-profile package, LP Series provides precise motion control feedback in extreme environments. Three types are available in incremental or absolute single turn outputs: compact version with cable or connector terminations, terminal box option, and explosion proof model. Supplied in anodized aluminum housing with encapsulated electronics, IP66-rated encoders withstand vibration up to 200 m/s², shock up to 3,000 m/s², and temperatures from -40 to +100°C. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

ATEX Rotary Encoders comply with DIN EN 60079-0: 2014.

November 18, 2015

Rated to IP66, ExN 400 encoders have 12 mm blind hollow shaft, resist shock to 1,500 m/s² for 2 msec and vibration to 100 m/s², and handle shaft speeds up to 5,000 rpm. ROx 400 encoders feature 6 or 10 mm solid shaft and offer vibration ratings up to 300 m/s² and shaft speeds to 10,000 rpm. Absolute models feature ASIC scanning technology and EnDat or SSI interfaces and provide multi-turn information up to 4,096 revolutions. Incremental models come with such interfaces as TTL, HTL, and 1 Vpp. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Computer Board affords versatility via connectivity.

November 17, 2015

Powered by soldered onboard Intel® 1.33 GHz dual-core Atom E3825 or 1.91 GHz quad-core E3845 CPU, 3.5 in. EmCORE-i230G comes in -4 to +158°F and -40 to +185°F models. Connectivity is fostered via 6 USB 2.0, one USB 3.0/2.0, and 2 RS232/485 ports as well as mini PCI Express, micro SDXC, and micro SIM expansion sockets. LVDS, VGA, and HDMI display outputs are also standard along with SATA3 port, CFast socket, 2 independent LAN controllers, HD audio, and DIO. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers

PROFINET I/O Module provides 16 ports.

November 16, 2015

Featuring scalable, distributed control architecture, 16-port IO-Link Master supports high I/O density applications. If sensor/actuator hubs are connected, 256 I/O signals can be processed. When Master is combined with expansion I/O hubs, up to 480 I/O signals can be processed. Each IO-Link port can transmit up to 32 bytes of process data in cyclical form. At same time, parameter or diagnostic data can be transmitted acyclically at each port. Total capacity is 1,024 bytes of process data. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Isolation Amplifiers utilize delta-sigma AD converter.

November 13, 2015

Able to detect small electric current and voltage fluctuations, Models TLP7820 and TLP7920 are suitable for use in inverters, servo amplifiers, robots, and power supplies. Delta-sigma ADC at input side enables linearity of 0.02% (typ.) @ NL (200) for analog output products and 3LSB (typ.) @ INL for digital output products. With Common-Mode Transient Immunity of 20 kV/µs, optical coupled amplifiers offer stable operation in electrically noisy environments. Isolation voltage is 5,000 Vrms (min). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

COM Express Module supports data-centric applications.

November 12, 2015

Measuring 125 x 95 mm, Model PCOM-B634VG utilizes Intel® Xeon® Processor D-1500 Family, which integrates up to 8 CPU cores, each with three 1.5 MB cache, of up to 12 MB in total. Module provides one PCIe x16 and eight PCIe x1 channels, one standard GbE interface plus two 1/2.5/10 GbE Intel® Ethernet interfaces in C/D pin row. Three SODIMM memory slots support dual-channel DDR3L-1600 or DDR4-2400 configurations with max capacity of 128 GB and ECC support. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Interface Boards support VITA 62 power supplies.

November 12, 2015

Available in 3U and 6U heights in either single or dual PSU formats, Pixus VITA 62 Power Interface Boards feature header for voltage sense and IPMB for VITA 46.11 system management or other IPMI-based options. Units have several power bugs for 3.3, 5, and 12 V power as well as 26-pin header that accommodates general purpose I/O signals from PSUs. To optimize chassis cooling, breakaway tabs at bottom of board allow optional blockage of airflow. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PXI Solid State Multiplexer supports hot/cold signal switching.

November 9, 2015

Suitable for hot or cold switching signals up to ±100 V at 5 A, 40-652 MUX series uses solid-state relays to ensure typical operating time of 85 µsec as well as allow hot switching of signals without any life degradation. Design can switch inductive loads up to stored energy of 20 mJ and withstand 30 A inrush currents for 300 µs when switching capacitive loads. Available configurations include single-pole 48:1, 2-pole 24:1, single-pole dual 24:1, and single pole 24:1. Read More

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

I/O System helps maximize machine productivity.

November 4, 2015

Available for Allen-Bradley POINT I/O system, IO-Link master and IO-Link enabled sensors monitor machine health and communicate data and diagnostics in real-time. IO-Link master streamlines communication from sensors to controller; sensors talk via IO-Link protocol to master; and POINT I/O system communicates with controller via EtherNet/IP. By providing continuous flow of diagnostic information from production line, sensors help predict maintenance needs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Mechanical Power Transmission

VCA Developer's Kit jump-starts prototype builds.

November 4, 2015

With VCA Developer’s Kit, users can start building voice coil actuator prototypes. Each kit includes VCA with built-in feedback sensor and programmable controller with MotionLab Software that runs on user's local PC. Incorporating I/O board that allows physical inputs and outputs, controller can operate in open or closed loop modes, is internally compensated for high linearity, and supports coordinated multi-axis applications. Straightforward connections eliminate soldering. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition Unit supports flight test applications.

November 2, 2015

Optimized for size, weight, and power, Axon Data Acquisition Unit works with Acra KAM-500 DAU chassis. Hardware-based acquisition engines eliminate data loss, support deterministic operation, and ensure immediate recovery in case of power brownout. High-speed serial backplane (1 Gbps dedicated link per module) enables off-the-shelf data acquisition modules to be placed in ultra-miniature Axonite housings and located remotely, separated from chassis by up to 20 m. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

M.2-Based PXIe System Storage Modules sustain rates >3.25 GBps.

November 2, 2015

With single-slot design that preserves chassis space while promoting storage flexibility, Big River™ DM-4M.2 delivering up to 4 TB of M.2 storage capacity for industrial control and test and measurement applications. This 3U storage unit is software RAID configurable and has PCIe Gen3 x8 host interface that delivers data rates for sequential writes of 3.25 GBps and sequential reads of 3.4 GBps. Solution complies with PCIe Gen3 protocol standards and operates under multiple OSs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

EtherCAT Box optimizes PROFINET applications.

November 2, 2015

Featuring machine-mountable design, EP9300 EtherCAT Box connects PROFINET RT networks with EtherCAT I/O modules, facilitating local installation in field. Telegrams are transferred from PROFINET RT to EtherCAT and vice versa, providing seamless integration of EtherCAT Box I/O modules. Resistant to moisture, dust, shock, and vibration,  IP67-rated EP9300 connects to PROFINET via d-coded M12 socket. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

A/D and D/A Converters utilize Virtex-7 FPGAs.

October 30, 2015

Suited for radar, communications, and DAQ applications, FlexorSet Model 5973-324 for 3U VPX and Model 7070-324 for PCIe consist of Flexor Model 3324 4-channel A/D and 4-channel D/A FMC installed on either of 2 carriers. Carriers contain Pentek FPGA intellectual property for A/D acquisition and D/A waveform playback, which is matched to four 500 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds and four 1.5 GHz, 16-bit D/As with digital up-converters on FMC. Software development tools enable rapid application development. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Vehicle Data Loggers support CANbus recording.

October 30, 2015

Packaged in IP68 enclosure, Influx Rebel Compact (CT) enables collection of data from several sources for extended periods—without user interaction. Unit is equipped for Ethernet communication and supports SDHC card data storage, with SD card securely housed behind flap panel. Logger can be expanded to include GPS, accelerometer, WiFi, and 3G modem. With Rebel CT FlexRay, users can expand into FlexRay data logging with add-on instrumentation via H-box instrumentation port. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Remote Monitoring System maximizes elevator availability.

October 30, 2015

Offering predictive and pre-emptive service solution, MAX extends remote monitoring capabilities to increase availability of existing and new elevators. Data collected in real-time from connected ThyssenKrupp elevators is sent to Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, where algorithm calculates remaining lifetime of key systems. MAX makes it possible for elevator to tell technicians its needs, including real-time identification of repairs, component replacements, and proactive system maintenance. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Multi-Site Energy Data Loggers aid energy management.

October 27, 2015

Modular monitoring systems include VMU-C EM modular datalogger for small to medium projects, VMUC-Y EM hardware data aggregator for medium to larger projects, and Em2 Server software for large projects. While VMU-C EM provides relay output, SMS, or email alarms and scalable pulse rate inputs as well as data management of electrical variables from up to 32 energy meters, VMUC-Y EM aggregates data for up to 10 VMU-C EM units. Software aggregates data for up to 100 VMUC-EM units.
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