Instrumentation I & O Devices

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Inductance-to-Digital Converters offer 28-bit resolution.

May 1, 2015

Offering 2 or 4 matched channels in single IC, Series LDC1614 provides precise position and motion sensing in almost any environment. Multiple, well-matched channels enable differential and ratiometric measurements, allowing designers to compensate for environmental aging conditions. With up to 28-bit resolution, devices can detect submicron changes in distance. Converters are powered by 3.3 V supply, consume 6.9 mW during standard operation, and support frequency range of 1 kHz to 10 MHz. Read More

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

AMC Board combines dual DACs and FPGA.

May 1, 2015

Suited for RADAR signal processing and jamming applications, Model AMC529 combines functionality of FPGA Carriers and digitizing FMCs. Board includes clock jitter cleaner and on-board clock generation as well as dual digital-to-analog converters that are rated 14-bit at 2.85 GSPS. On-board Virtex-7 FPGA has 3 banks of 144 Mbit QDR-II memory that is 36-bit wide plus 1 Gbit of 16-bit DDR3 memory. Additional features include IPMI Controller and clock holdover stability. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mini/DisplayPort to HDMI Cables support Ultra HD 4K video.

April 30, 2015

Supporting Ultra HD 4K video and available in various lengths and colors, DisplayPort™ to HDMI® and Mini DisplayPort™ to HDMI cables respectively connect DisplayPort- and Mini DisplayPort-equipped computer to HDMI-enabled display or projector. These adapter cables eliminate need to use separate signal adapter, and included passive signal conversion eliminates need for additional power adapter. Lengths of 3 and 6 ft are available, and color choices include black and white. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Conduction Cooled XMC Card enhances COTS data recorders.

April 30, 2015

Optimized for use with Curtiss-Wright COTS data recorders, Universal Capture Card (UCC) captures sFPDP, GbE, and 10GbE data while also providing time stamping and channel synchronization to ensure accurate data recording and playback. This conduction-cooled capture XMC (VITA 42) card, suited for use with rugged deployed aerospace and defense applications, accelerates and simplifies integration of high-speed, multi-channel data capture/recording of sensor data in airborne and ground vehicles. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Services

Firmware Module enables off-chassis data collection.

April 30, 2015

With FactoryTalk Historian Machine Edition v3.5 Module, operators using Allen-Bradley ControlLogix and CompactLogix controllers can collect data from controllers and devices connected via Ethernet network. Single module can collect up to 2,500 data points from 5 local and 5 remote controllers. Remote and local data collection speeds up to 500 ms and 10 ms, respectively, can be achieved. For tight security when viewing data via Web, module uses self-signed SSL certificate. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Absolute Rotary Encoders feature SSI interface.

April 29, 2015

Featuring standard diameter of 35 mm, Models ECN 1013, EQN 1025, ROC 1013, and ROQ 1025 measure absolute position in different machines and devices with limited installation space. In addition to SSI standard resolution of 13 bits singleturn and 12 bits multiturn, encoders provide high-resolution position value through external interpolation of 1 Vpp output signals. Units also offer 512 signal periods per revolution and extended power-supply range of 4.75–30 V. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Compact Downloader maximizes smartphone software loading rate.

April 28, 2015

Accommodates demands of high-throughput mass manufacturing, JOT M10 Six Slider maximizes software loading capacity for smartphones. Fully automated solution, applicable for downloading software to assembled products or at board level, can be used as stand-alone desktop unit or part of fully automated JOT M10 line (including integrated handlers and racks). Along with clear interface, space allows for customized cabling and electronics. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Automated Programming System has high-throughout design.

April 27, 2015

Using FlashCORE III programming engine, PSV5000 supports all device types, including FPGAs, CPLDs, MCUs, and flash memories (Serial, eMMC, NAND, and NOR) with tape and tray configurations. Included pick and place technology and vision system promotes precise alignment and placement. Along with integrated fiber laser marking, features include handler rated for delivering up to 1,300 parts/hr, intelligent system integration, and up to 6 programmers (24 individual sockets) in compact footprint. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mixed Signal I/O Module optimizes testability of assemblies.

April 24, 2015

With total of 96 single ended channels, Model SFX-5296LX extends Boundary Scan test to non-scannable components such as connectors, clusters, or analog interfaces. Unit uses parallel I/O and is equipped with diverse dynamic test resources for each channel, such as frequency counter, event detector, arbitrary waveform generator, and digitizer. Each channel can be configured as input, output, and tri-state, and both static and dynamic at-speed tests are feasible. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ethernet Protocol Decoders accelerate setup and debugging.

April 24, 2015

While N8825A is available for 90000A, 90000 X-, and 90000 Q-/Z-/V-Series oscilloscopes, N8825B works with S-Series oscilloscopes. Functionality helps network design engineers accelerate turn-on and debug Ethernet networking systems by decoding 10BASE-T and 100BASE-TX Ethernet packets. Developers can automatically set up Ethernet signals; see raw analog signals, decoded data, and all Ethernet traffic in listing view and packet view; as well as trigger and search on specific packets. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Signal Splitter allows dual transmissions.

April 23, 2015

Used with 7.5 or 15 mm rails, DIN Mounted Interface Converter enables outputs from single encoder to be sent to 2 control systems. Unit provides signal level conditioning to support both RS422 and HTL input or outputs. Galvanic isolation up to 1 kV between input and outputs prevents current loops and signal crosstalk from occurring. Powered by 9–30 Vdc supply, which is then distributed to encoder being monitored, DMI supports I/O frequencies up to 300 kHz with max of 1 µs propagation delay. Read More

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

Multi Wheel Miniature Rotary Switch provides one-finger control.

April 23, 2015

Featuring illuminated 8+1 joystick, 10.5 x 30 mm Multi Wheel Encoder enables accurate control using one finger. Integration of Hall effect sensed incremental encoder output and 12 detents with magnetic indexing ensures proper alignment and positioning throughout operational life of 1 million revolutions (encoder) and 500,000 actuations (joystick). Sealed to IP66, product has hard polycarbonate body and metal front end. Communication interface incorporates UART output. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

COM Express Type 2 Module provides 8 PCIe lanes.

April 21, 2015

Based on ultra-low power Intel® Quad/Dual Core Celeron® processor J1900/N2807, Model CEM841 is equipped with double deck DDR3L SO-DIMM sockets supporting up to 8 GB system memory. Palm-sized module includes 1 LPC, 1 IDE, 1 SATA-300, and 1 Gigabit Ethernet supporting Wake-on-LAN, as well as 8 USB 2.0 ports, HD audio, SMBus, and 4-in/out digital I/O. Applications include POS and kiosk systems, gaming, medical PCs, HMIs, and industrial automation controllers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Communication Systems & Equipment

Cellular-Connected Base Station enables remote access, monitoring.

April 21, 2015

Supporting use anywhere in 3G coverage area, Mobile Base Station RTR-500MBS-A supports all Remote Units in RTR-500 Series and transmits data via mobile networks to T&D WebStorage Service. This enables data collection and monitoring without LAN or PCs and also allows data access, without necessitating server preparation, via smartphone/tablet browser. Along with GPS function for location info, solution also supports sending of warnings and alert notifications to mobile devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Low Noise Block Downconverters leverage stable crystal.

April 21, 2015

Available in standard and extended frequencies, 5000 Series comprises PLL LNBs (Low Noise Block Downconverters) which contain crystal resonating at specific frequency. LO (Local Oscillator) stabilities of ±50, ±75, ±100, and ±250 kHz meet needs of varying applications and environments. Areas of use include high-end broadcast applications, including digital broadcast video, VSAT broadband, military satcom, POS, and oil/gas. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

VME Interface Board supports radar video applications.

April 20, 2015

Combining Intel® Core™ i7-based single board computer and radar video processing capabilities on single-slot 6U VME module, Cougar 2 accepts both analog and digital radar signals. Dual-channel unit supports wide range of radar interfaces including radar video, triggers, and azimuth turning data. Module eases integration of radar video capture, conversion, and mixing into deployed vessel tracking, airborne target tracking, and airport ground movement applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers

Interface Modules expand HMI panel connectivity and capability.

April 15, 2015

Available for Graphite™ HMI operator panels, PROFIBUS® (GMPBDP) and DeviceNet™ (GMDN) plug-in modules provide connectivity needed to add monitoring and control to existing operations. These plug-and-play modules allow Graphite HMIs, with built-in protocol converter and 300+ communications drivers, to support diverse automation equipment. Whiel GMPBDP module adds PROFIBUS DP slave support, GMDN module allows HMI to perform as a DeviceNet Group 2 server. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

DC/DC Converter Module offers up to 481 W/in.³ power density.

April 14, 2015

Incorporating all power handling components in 25.4 x 12.7 x 12.2 mm package, OKLP-X/60-W12A-C 60 A Power Block solution consists of non-isolated buck converter without PWM controller. Unit supports use with analog or digital PWM controllers and provides regulated 0.6–3.63 Vdc output of up to 60 A from 7–13.2 Vdc input. Suited to use in PoL applications, module delivers energy efficiency, rated at 12 Vin and 3.3 Vout, of 95% typ. Uses include powering FPGAs, ASICs, and MPUs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Strain Gauge DAQ System suits harsh test cell environments.

April 7, 2015

Addressing wide range of strain gage measurement capabilities, Model RX0124 integrates and precisely synchronizes multiple devices through IEEE-1588 Precision Time Protocol standard. All measurement data is returned with IEEE-1588 timestamps with typical accuracies of <100 ns. Configurable via LAN interface, system features 24 simultaneous sampling 24-bit ADCs with sample rates up to 128 kSa/s per channel. IP66-rated instrument operates from -20 to +60°C with thermal conduction cooling. Read More

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

Dual ADC FMC features 12-bit @ 4.0 GSPS design.

April 7, 2015

Offering dynamic performance, FMC226 consists of dual-ADC, 12-bit at 4.0 GSPS module for RADAR, SIG-INT, wireless infrastructure, RF Sampling SDR, and other applications. FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) plugs into any VITA 57-compliant board, and ultra-low noise wideband PLL provides precision timing and clean signals. Analog input, clock input, and trigger inputs are routed via SSMC connectors; internal clock frequency is programmable; and clock can lock to external reference.
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