Signal Conditioning Boards, Cards and Devices

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

Strain Gage Pressure Sensors suit next-gen brake systems.

February 4, 2016

Featuring eXtra-small Form Factor with body diameter less than 7.8 mm and height less than 30 mm, Micro-fused Strain Gage Pressure Sensors are intended for next-generation brake systems in hybrid, electric, and conventional vehicles. Modular port design caters to wide range of system pressures, while modular circuit architecture offers high fault detectability. MSG technology provides accurate analog and digital pressure and temperature signal conditioning from -40 to +140°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Conditioner supports LVDT operation.

February 2, 2016

Engineered to work with AC-LVDTs, RVDTs, and inductive half-bridge sensors including 3-wire GE LVRTs and GE gas turbine LVDTs with buck-boost, Model S1A features built-in null indication and front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Internal microprocessor eliminates need to calculate jumper connections for gain and range. Equipped with color-coded plug-in connections, DIN rail module offers 4 excitation frequencies, 8 analog DC outputs, and RS-485 digital communications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor Signal Conditioner IC enables precision measurements.

January 29, 2016

With integrated 24-bit ADC and 26-bit DSP for linearization and calibration functions, Model ZSSC3224 is designed for consumer barometric pressure and thermopile sensors. Device offers features targeting battery-driven, low-power devices, such as 1 mA typical overall current consumption, ultra-low 20 nA typical sleep mode current, and 1.68–3.6 V power supply range. ZSSC3224 eliminates need for external buffer capacitor and provides PSRR up to 90 dB at 2 V. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog Signal Conditioner delivers measurement accuracy to 0.05%.

January 20, 2016

Supplied in 0.5 in. DIN-rail mounted housing, ACT20P-PRO DCDC II lets users measure, isolate, and convert signals from max range of ±300 Vdc or ±100 mA and any value in-between. Output is selectable for sink or source signals, and flexible power inputs range from 24 V AC/DC to 230 V AC/DC. Also able to run off AC supply voltage to power DC input and output devices, solution supports configuration by user via integrated front display or additional DIP switches. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Software, Calibrator boost high-speed signal measurement accuracy.

January 20, 2016

SignalCorrect software and TSC70902 calibration source, working with DPO/MSO70000 real-time oscilloscope, simplify characterization as well as de-embedding effects of cables, fixtures, and other interconnects to promote accurate and repeatable measurement results. To simplify interconnect characterization, SignalCorrect provides step-by-step guidance via detailed information on GUI. Standalone TCS70902 has compact form factor and provides two 9 psec fast edge outputs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-Line Signal Conditioner provides 500 Vdc I/O isolation.

January 5, 2016

Housed in rugged stainless steel enclosure, which is connected between transducer and readout instrument, OMEGA® IN-UVI Wheatstone Bridge Universal In-Line Signal Conditioner is suited for applications where transducer must be located in hostile environment or some distance away from display. Unit supplies highly regulated bridge excitation voltage for transducer or load cell and converts millivolt signal of transducer to 0–5, 0–10, ±5, ±10 Vdc or 4–20, 12 ±8 mA. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Online Configurator helps choose correct signal conditioner.

September 14, 2015

With Interactive Online Configurator for signal conditioners and measuring transducers, users can find all devices that meet specific requirements of job. Entering a few parameters yields selection of products from Phoenix Contact’s extensive range. User can select criteria such as type of input and output signal, supply voltage range, and connection method. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Resistive Sensing Conditioner offers 24-bit measurement.

June 25, 2015

Supplied in 6 x 6 mm VQFN package, Model PGA900 provides precise 24-bit measurement of conditions such as pressure, strain, flow, or liquid levels. One-chip solution integrates 2 low-noise 24-bit ADCs to enable high-resolution signal acquisition, 14-bit DAC to provide highly linear analog outputs, and variety of output interfaces, including analog voltage, 4–20 mA current loop, SPI, I(2)C, UART, and 1-wire. Integrated power management accepts external power supply voltages from 3.3–30 V. Read More

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

Universal Signal Conditioners offer 480 switchable input settings.

June 12, 2015

ProLine P27000 series can simplify galvanic isolation and conversion of input signals, ranging from ±20 mV to ±200 V and ±0.1 to 100 mA, across multiple measurement types within one device. Transmission speeds are as fast as T90 = 70 µsec, and onboard transformer isolation and digitally controlled range selection promote repeatable signal transmission with total gain error of 0.08%. Modular housing measures 12.5 mm wide also incorporates VariPower® power supply (20–253 V AC/DC). Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA Mezzanine Card features signal conditioning.

June 8, 2015

Suited for high-speed networking, Model FMC109 features quad SFP/SFP+ transceivers for 10 GbE in copper or fiber formats. Mezzanine module has 4 re-timers on board which provide tuning for Tx and Rx signals. Re-timer ICs provide input equalization, clock and data recovery, and output de-emphasis. This also allows for use of longer copper cables as distortion is cleaned across farther distances. 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

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

AC LVDT Signal Conditioner offers pushbutton calibration.

March 27, 2015

Able to be set up within minutes, DIN-rail mounted SC-100 module works with AC-operated LVDTs, RVDTs, and inductive half-bridge position sensors as well as Marposs and Solartron analog pencil gaging probes. Features include provides RS-485 digital communications link, GUI, and LVDT setup with built-in null indication and front panel pushbuttons to set zero and full scale. Choices include 4 LVDT excitation frequencies, 6 analog DC outputs, and 2 current loop DC outputs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

LVDT/RVDT Signal Conditioner offers interface for networked PLCs.

March 16, 2015

AnyNET I/O ANR2 integrates network connection and expansion capabilities to provide LVDT/RVDT feedback solution for any PLC-based system. Allowing users to interface up to 12 LVDT or RVDT sensors using one network connection, product expands up to six 2-channel modules. Interface is programmable via host PLC's software and directly connects to 3-/4-/5-/6-wire and half bridge LVDT sensors (differential and ratiometric) as well as leading RVDT sensors. Read More

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

Current Switches monitor large loads.

January 20, 2015

Combining current transformer and signal conditioner, ASXP-LS Current Switches monitor large machines for over- or under-load conditions, detect open discharge lines, and sense clogged filters. Split-core housing allows sensor to be installed over existing conductors, while 2.3 x 3.42 in. sensing aperture accommodates conductors and multiple wires per phase. Offered in 4 models with trip points from 200–1,600 A, switches feature electromechanical relay output and selectable Fail-Safe operation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Bipolar Isolated Signal Conditioner offers output load stability.

December 18, 2014

Used for galvanic isolation and conversion of bipolar process voltage or current signals to unipolar signals, CE-compliant DRSL-DC4 comes in 0.24 in. wide slimline housing, has response time of <7 msec, and features DIN Rail mount design. Multiple signal ranges are available (DIP switch-selectable), and accuracy is <0.05% of selected range. Areas of use include applications in such industries as chemical, water/wastewater, and manufacturing automation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Inline Signal Conditioner adds USB output to mV transducer.

November 5, 2014

CE-compliant IN-USBH adds digital, high-speed (1,000 readings/sec) USB output to mV/V pressure transducers and load cells without adding any thermal or linearity errors. Exhibiting long term stability, products include 316L stainless steel case, mounting bracket, and USB connector cable. PC software takes data from transducer and enables laptop or Windows® tablet (with ESB connector) to act as virtual meter, chart recorder, or datalogger. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Type K Thermocouple Amp Signal Conditioner has 8 output channels.

October 15, 2014

Model TCA-MS-K-8-A4 converts voltage signal from 8 Type K thermocouple probes into 8 independent, linearized, 0–5 Vdc output voltages for interfacing with instrumentation equipment such as dataloggers, temperature indicators, chart recorders, and controllers. Along with onboard, single-axis, ±4 g capacitive accelerometer used for monitoring vibration or shock to module, features include 7.0 x 3.5 x 1.6 in. housing rated IP51, onboard CJC, and 0 to +1,250°C measuring range. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Signal Conditioner enables full active component characterization.

October 14, 2014

Offered in 10–67 GHz models, R&S ZVAX-TRM conditions signals from R&S ZVA network analyzers and returns them to analyzer or outputs them via integrated test ports. Users can measure parameters such as compression, noise figure, and group delay, even on 3-port T/R modules, with DUT having to be connected only once. When combined with 4-port analyzer with 4 internal sources, extension allows intermodulation measurements on modules with 2 conversion stages without external signal generators. Read More

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

Compact Signal Conditioners facilitate configuration.

September 26, 2014

Used for isolating, converting, filtering, or amplifying analog signals, 6.2 mm wide MINI Pro signal conditioners conserve space while accelerating installation. Configuration options include DIP switch, PC programmable, or Android app, and angled housing aids wiring access; terminations can be made in any order. Integrated test points allow loop testing without disconnecting circuit, FASTCON Pro terminal blocks are clearly visible, and each terminal is keyed to facilitate identification. Read More

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

DIN Rail Mount Current Transducer monitors large loads.

August 21, 2014

Combining current transformer and signal conditioner, AT/ATR-LS Current Transducer features split-core design that can be installed over existing conductors without disconnecting load, even in applications with multiple conductors per phase. Unit is suitable for monitoring large machines as it measures current use to detect over or under current conditions. Featuring industry standard output, loop-power, and factory calibration, transducer uses 2 wires to connect to power supply and load. Read More