Instrumentation I & O Devices

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

U.S. Army Awards Nuwaves Engineering 2016 SBIR Phase I Contract for Development of Tactical Aircraft Transponder Simulation System

September 23, 2016

NuWaves Partners with ViaSat to Accurately Simulate the RF Signal Environment MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – NuWaves Engineering, a veteran-owned small business providing advanced radio frequency (RF) and microwave solutions, today announced a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I contract with the U.S. Army’s Redstone Test Center (RTC) to research and develop a Mode 5 Identification... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Speed Recording of Frequency Trigger Points

September 22, 2016

ADwin Systems Log Data at Speeds of 25 Nanoseconds At CAS DataLoggers we occasionally have customers in the power generation industry whose application involves a quickly-fluctuating waveform. These technicians need to accurately determine the frequency of a given waveform at each of its cycles. This can occur when manufacturers and servicers need to ensure the stability and reliability of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

RF Upconverter supports 2 MHz to 3 GHz systems.

September 22, 2016

Accepting user-programmable IF input signal from 2–70 MHz, Model RF2-3000UCV1 delivers RF output at any user-programmable frequency between 2 MHz and 3 GHz, with tuning resolution of 5 kHz. Multi-octave device has 50 dB of attenuation control with incremental steps of 0.5 dB. Housed in 1.0 x 2.5 x 3.5 in. ruggedized aluminum enclosure, upconverter operates at 6 Vdc and features SMA RF connectors. Applications include waveform generators, communication systems, exciters, and SDRs. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rockwell Automation to Feature Solutions for Optimizing Mining Operations at MINExpo International 2016

September 21, 2016

Featured “Connected Mine” technology to illustrate mobility and networking solutions to connect people, processes and technology MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation will showcase solutions and services designed to help mining companies improve business performance, increase yield and reduce safety risks at MINExpo International 2016 in Las Vegas, Sept. 26 to 28. At Booth 723 in the North... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Medical Analytics Solution supports multi-modality treatment.

September 21, 2016

Supporting radiation and medical oncology data analytics, InSightive™ analytics v1.2 promotes informed decision making by letting users explore clinical and operational data to uncover useful trends. Functionality lets oncology care providers automate BI by aggregating, structuring, and processing their data. Collaborative UIs, which help transform static information into dynamic visualizations and smart, customizable dashboards, simplify decision making. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Time-Synchronized Acquisition of GPS Positional Data

September 20, 2016

A Single System for Measurement and Analysis Delphin data loggers have the ability to determine positions via GPS signals. This is ideal for vehicular applications including automotive testing, flight testing, field trials and more. The GPS signal is received via a GPS sensor serially connected to a Delphin data logger. The sensor records GPS data according to the NEMA protocol. The Delphin... Read More

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

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition System monitors smart grid equipment.

September 15, 2016

Supporting Class 0.2 measurement accuracy, AD7616 DAS protects smart grid equipment from harmful system faults and optimizes power delivery to residences and businesses. Device operates from single 5 V supply and integrates dual simultaneous sampling of 16 channels. IC can accommodate ±10 V, ±5 V, and ±2.5 V true bipolar input signals while sampling at throughput rates up to 1 MSPS/channel pair. On-chip filtering and 1 MΩ impedance eliminate need for driver op-amps and external bipolar supplies. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Development Board supports 16- and 32-bit microcontrollers.

September 15, 2016

With integrated programmer/debugger, Explorer 16/32 Development Board serves as platform for customers to evaluate 16-bit PIC24, dsPIC33, and 32-bit PIC32 families of microcontrollers through Processor Plug-In-Modules for device swapping. Board features mikroBUS™ interface to add new functionalities using Click™ Boards from MikroElectronika. In addition, board supports integrated USB for both power and communication, eliminating need for external power adapter and communication accessory. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Magnetic Encoders provide 16-bit resolution.

September 9, 2016

Supplied in 30 x 50 mm housing, Vert-X 51 Series offers measurement range of 0–360° with 16-bit resolution and repeatability to 0.1°, depending on model. Eight output options are available including 0.1–10 V, 0.5–4.5 V, 4–20 mA, SPI, CANopen/GL certified, PWM, and SPI. Versions with 5V or 24 V supplies as well as redundant outputs are available. Operating from -40 to +125°C with axial and radial shaft loads to 45 N, IP67-rated encoders are suited for propulsion and off-highway applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Delphin Offers Extensive Driver Development

September 8, 2016

Let Delphin Develop Your Application! For flexible use in many different measurement applications, communication between Delphin data loggers and third-party ICA technology is possible using standard protocols. The communication interfaces in Delphin ProfiSignal software and hardware provide a multitude of options for exchanging data. CAS DataLoggers distributes Delphin dataloggers in the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PoE Multiplexer supports 2.5 Gbps device installations.

September 8, 2016

With PDS-EM-8100 Power-over-Ethernet Multiplexer, 802.11ac access points with 2.5 Gbps rates can be installed without need to replace Ethernet switch with 2.5G NBASE-T interface. Unit converts 2 ports of 1G into single port with 2.5G NBASE-T interface and 30 Watts IEEE802.3at PoE. Multiplexer is suitable for fast-growing applications such as enterprise IT, with plug and play/zero configuration needed, and ability to perform remote software upgrades. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Solutions to Drive Increased Performance in a Connected Enterprise on Display at IMTS 2016

September 7, 2016

Powertrain, integrated safety and motion, and remote monitoring from Rockwell Automation will be showcased in Booth E-4357 MILWAUKEE — At this year’s International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Rockwell Automation will showcase smart manufacturing capabilities with dynamic displays featuring solutions for powertrain applications, intelligent conveying systems, remote monitoring... Read More

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

Ruggedized H.265 (HEVC) Video Encoder provides dual 3G-SDI inputs.

September 2, 2016

SFF, box-level video encoding and streaming solution, Tyton VS2, complies with MIL-STD-810G and IP67 requirements to meet video transmission needs in harsh field environments. Unit can capture two 3G-SDI inputs simultaneously and encode them using H.265 (HEVC) or H.264 (AVC) standards. Both video inputs can be internally split and routed to each of 8 built-in dynamic encoding engines – each individually configurable to different bitrates. Internal video (3G-SDI) bypass is also included. Read More

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

IIoT Interface accelerates Intelligent Factory demand response.

September 2, 2016

Supporting secure local network and private cloud-based data resources, ProNetConneX provides data and connectivity needed by Intelligent Factories. Solution connects, collects, and analyzes machine data within Intelligent Factory network to maximize productivity and efficiency. Offering secure connectivity to software management systems via MTConnect standard, this IIoT solution, fully integrated into Makino machine controls, facilitates free-flow of machine data. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Switches/Multiplexers feature advanced silicon process.

September 2, 2016

Replacing aging silicon technology in diverse applications, DGxxxLE and DGxxxxE analog switches and multiplexers are designed on high-density, 18 V process that proffers upgrade path for those using Vishay 12 V series products. Both ruggedized series feature 16 V operating voltage, minimized reduced leakage and parasitic capacitance, as well as maximized switching speeds, latch-up current, and ESD protection ratings. Read More

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

Ethernet-Based DIO/Control Interface works with Total Vu(TM) HMI.

September 2, 2016

Offering isolated switch inputs, Form C relay outputs, encoder input, and timer-controlled Form A relay outputs, Net I/O provides process monitoring, control, and reporting platform for 100% Ethernet-based users of Total Vu™ HMI monitoring and control software. All I/O of this Ethernet-based DIO and control interface add-on is packaged in one enclosure, and all connections use detachable screw terminals for facilitated installation. Solution works with any PC form factor. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Stainless Steel Rotary Encoders withstand severe environments.

September 1, 2016

For motion control in severe environments or where regular washdown is necessary, RXI and RXA 500 Series are available in 304/A or 316/A4 stainless steel, which are both austenitic and can be used in variety of corrosive applications. Absolute versions are available with up to 14-bit single-turn outputs, with parallel TTL, HTL, SSI, and CANopen interfaces. Operating at temperatures up to 100°C, incremental versions are available with up to 10,000 PPR resolution. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

A/D and D/A Modules feature 3U VPX and PCIe form factors.

August 31, 2016

Consisting of FMC installed on either of 2 Flexor FMC carriers with Virtex-7 FPGAs, FlexorSet™ Model 5973-313 for 3U VPX and Model 7070-313 for PCIe platforms are multichannel, high-speed data converter sub-systems with highly programmable analog I/O signal interface and support for signal bandwidths up to 100 MHz. Flexor Model 3312 FMC features four 250 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds and two 800 MHz, 16-bit D/As, which are supported with matching DDCs and interpolation filters as IP installed in FPGA. Read More