Signal Conditioning Boards, Cards and Devices

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Density Signal Conditioners supports Bluetooth configuration.

June 9, 2016

Offering up to 0.05% accuracy, microBlox™ uB isolated signal conditioning modules safely interface voltage, current, temperature, frequency, and other field signals with ±5 V or 0–5 Vdc output to host measurement and control systems. Modules also include those with fixed ranges or wireless configuration via Bluetooth® on Android®/iOS® mobile device. Other features include 1,500 Vac peak (350 Vdc continuous) channel-to-channel and field-to-host isolation and 130 dB noise rejection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Signal Conditioner measures voltage difference over sum.

June 3, 2016

Able to measure secondary voltage difference over sum (Va-Vb)/(Va+Vb), LVC-4500 Ratiometric Signal Conditioner supports ratiometric AC LVDTs and RVDTS with constant sum of secondary voltages. Standalone unit is suited for use with LVDTS in extreme conditions that have high temperature variations and require cable runs in excess of 100 ft. LVC-4500 provides voltage, current, and digital RS-485 outputs that can be used for different requirements or based on user preferences. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

ICP Signal Conditioner (4-Channel) offers application flexibility.

March 7, 2016

Model 482C24 is suited for use with ICP® force and pressure sensors that have extended discharge time constants allowing temporary measurements down to 0 Hz. Along with DC coupling selectable on per-channel basis, product offers auto-zero function that automatically negates DC bias. Along with clamped output feature (when AC coupled), conditioner offers front panel keypad and display, incremental gain from x0.1–x200, TEDS support, and RS-232 port for computer control. Read More

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

Hoffer Flow Controls to Attend the 2016 Subsea Tieback Forum and Exhibition In The Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center In San Antonio, TX

February 3, 2016

March 22-24th  Booth# 7093 Elizabeth City, NC – Hoffer Flow Controls will be exhibiting their high accuracy Subsea Series turbine flowmeters for demanding subsea applications at the upcoming Subsea Tieback Exhibition. These meters are designed to operate at depths of 20,000 feet below sea level in flow applications involving BOPs, ROVs, wellhead additives and subsea production... 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

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

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

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, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultra-Precise Spring-Loaded LVDT Linear Position Sensors Ensure Proper Operation of Pneumatic Cylinders

November 25, 2015

Pneumatic devices are used in material handling and processing systems to push, pull, lift, and close and open doors.  They are also used to hold and remove materials and position pieces for manufacturing.  Compressed air is used to move a pneumatic cylinder.  When compressed air enters the base of a pneumatic cylinder, it pushes on the piston and makes the piston rod move out. Air on the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Concurrent Presents New Simulation Solutions at the 2015 Automotive Testing Expo

October 22, 2015

ATLANTA - Concurrent (NASDAQ: CCUR), a global provider of high-performance Linux® and storage solutions, today announced it will showcase its automotive simulation and testing solutions at the 2015 Automotive Testing Expo in Detroit, MI, October 20(th)-22(nd).  The company will also present a session entitled "Rapid Prototyping and Hardware-in-the-Loop Test System Architectures," which will... 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

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

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

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Macro Sensors LVDT Gage Heads Replace Failing Units on Automotive Parts Production Line

February 11, 2015

Macro Sensors LVDT gage heads are being used on an automated auto part production line as part of a quality control system that ensures the precise dimensions of hydraulic valve adjusters manufactured for use in different car engines. Every automobile uses a number of different engine valves mounted on the cylinder head that allows air flow in and out of the cylinder.  A 4-cylinder engine... Read More