Meters

Test & Measuring Instruments

Impedance Testing Tool offers multifunction probe connector.

July 20, 2016

Providing accurate LCR and ESR measurements with 0.5% basic accuracy, LCR-Reader is available with Multifunction Probe Connector, which replaces gold-plated tweezer tip and allows instrument to be used as Probe Station. Probe Connector acts as extension of 2-wire connection from LCR-Reader PCB to variety of replaceable probes. Connector consists of 60 cm long shielded 2-wire cable with small PCB on one end directly connecting 2 signal flex stripes on LCR-Reader handle to universal connector head. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Power/Energy Meter has multi-format color display.

July 20, 2016

With Ophir thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors, StarBright measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size. Handheld instrument also measures irradiance and dosage with PD300RM radiometer sensors as well as laser beam size and beam position with BeamTrack power/position/size laser sensors. Other uses include measuring instantaneous power of laser pulse and measuring total energy exposure with Photodiode sensor. Read More

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

Pull Cable Tension Monitor helps prevent errors for contractors.

July 19, 2016

Preventing cable overstretch that can lead to faulty cable installation, touchscreen-operated G-Series Smart Pull produces physical, visual, and audible alerts to let contractors know when pulling force of cable exceeds 80% of manufacturer recommendations. Second alert is given when pulling force has met 100% of tension limit (10,000 lb max). Stored directly in 128 MB onboard memory, information obtained during pull can be exported via onboard USB port or emailed via PullCalc app. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

KROHNE to Showcase Wide Range of Water and Wastewater Products at WEFTEC 2016

July 18, 2016

Visit booth 3807 to learn more about the latest analytical sensors, flow meters, and level meters Peabody, MA:  KROHNE, Inc. will showcase a wide range of its industry-leading water and wastewater products, including its line of analytical sensors at WEFTEC 2016, Booth 3807. The 89th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference will be held September 26th – 28th... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Visible Range Spectrophotometer has compact, lightweight design.

July 18, 2016

Suited for labs performing basic spectroscopy measurements, entry level Libra S4+ takes single wavelength measurements of absorbance, % transmission, and concentration and can perform simple kinetics. Libra 6+ adds multi-wavelength measurements and life science methods that include BCA, Bradford, Biuret, and Lowry. Covering 325–1,100 nm wavelength range,, both instruments accept 10 mm pathlength glass or disposable cuvettes and use CMOS detector. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld and lightweight, rugged tablet-style tester offers outdoor-enhanced touchscreen. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Latest Solar-Log Innovation to be Presented at Intersolar 2016

July 11, 2016

BETHEL, Conn., July 6, 2016 - The Solar-Log 370, nominee for the Intersolar AWARD in photovoltaics, will be presented on the Innovation Application Stage at Intersolar North America, Tuesday, July 12, 2016 from 11:15am-11:30am, Moscone Center, West Hall, Level 3, Alcove 2. Intersolar received a total of 149 entries from 26 nations and the Solar-Log 370 was selected as one of the top 10 best... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dew Point Sensor withstands aggressive applications.

July 11, 2016

Designed for demanding process and laboratory applications, X3 Sensor uses chilled mirror technique to directly measure dew/frost point and provides absolute knowledge of moisture content. Unit may be air cooled or liquid cooled with range to -90°C frost point. Chemical resistant sensor is available in multiple configurations for measurement in aggressive background gases including ammonia, hydrochloric acid, peroxides, semiconductor process gases, medical gases, and other reactants. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Online Process Meters measure pH, ORP, or conductivity.

July 11, 2016

Providing reliable data and control of process fluids, TX10 pH/ORP and CX10 Conductivity transmitters offer simple monitoring, while TX20 pH/ORP and CX20 Conductivity controllers can also be programmed. TX10 measures pH or ORP and temperature, and CX10 measures conductivity, resistivity, and temperature. TX20 and CX20 models additionally include temperature compensation. Powered by 100–240 Vac, all 4 models have pushbutton interface, clear LCD, and 1/8 DIN enclosure. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotor Insertion Flowmeter feature hot-tappable design.

July 7, 2016

Utilizing SMART multivariable electronics, Model RIM20 measures mass or volumetric flow, density, temperature, and pressure. Low-mass rotor design is fabricated from single solid block of stainless steel, with no welded joints. Hot-tappable design make installation and service possible without shutdown. Applications include measurement of steam and natural gas flows for fiscal or load control and heat flow calculations for chilled, hot water and other liquids/gases in line sizes from 3–80 in. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fountain Valley, California Beats Water Reduction Goal with Sensus Technology

July 1, 2016

Smart water network led to 23 percent decrease in water use RALEIGH, N.C. – More than a dozen water leak alerts come into the City of Fountain Valley, California each week through its new Sensus technology. It is all part of an effort to reduce water use by 20 percent in a state plagued by drought. Fountain Valley deployed Sensus technology one year ago to help the state save billions of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Refractometer performs analysis in compact lab spaces.

June 29, 2016

Designed for refractive index and brix measurements, Refractometer RA-620/600 is suitable for food/beverage, petroleum, chemical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and fragrance industries. Unit's 4.7 in. color LCD touchscreen clearly indicates measurements and other information, while LAN and USB connectivity enables data transfer to computer. Measuring 192 x 281 mm, compact refractometer comes with accessories such as refractive index standard liquid, printers, software, and sampling units. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometers target education and QC laboratories.

June 29, 2016

Featuring wavelength range of 325–1100 nm, Novaspec III+ entry level visible spectrophotometer performs single wavelength measurements of absorbance, % transmission, and concentration, and has ability to perform simple kinetics. Novaspec Pro builds on features of Novaspec III+ with addition of multi-wavelength measurements and life science methods that include BCA, Bradford, Biuret, and Lowry. Both instruments accept standard 10 mm pathlength glass or disposable cuvettes. Read More

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

Data Loggers can monitor data via wire or wirelessly.

June 29, 2016

Designed for factory, greenhouse, home, and building automation, DL-300 Series accurately measures and logs concentration of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, temperature, humidity, and dew point in air. Built-in alarm relay output can trigger alarms when concentrations are too high or too low. Loggers support both Modbus RTU/TCP and DCON protocol, enabling integration with other I/O and SCADA software. With Android and iOS app, users can monitor real-time air quality via smartphone. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies Wins Scip Grant to Work with Michigan State University on Thermal Transient Anemometer

June 27, 2016

Improved ability to measure airflow critical to new vehicle designs SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the implementation of instrumentation products for dynamometer testing, announces that it won a highly competitive Small Company Innovation Program (SCIP) grant awarded by the Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN), and will use the grant for research necessary to develop... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Casella CEL dBadge2 Intrinsically Safe Dosimeter Receives 2016 Readers' Choice Award from Industrial Safety & Hygiene News

June 27, 2016

BUFFALO, NY, JUNE 22, 2016 - Subscribers to Industrial Safety Hygiene News (ISHN) magazine have awarded the Casella dBadge2 Intrinsically Safe (IS) personal dosimeter a 2016 Readers Choice Award in the category of Hearing Protection - Dosimeters. This version of the dBadge2 is the world's first wireless noise dosimeter to gain Intrinsic Safety certification for use in highly explosive... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inline Vortex Mass Flowmeter offers broad compatibility.

June 24, 2016

Offered in line sizes ½–12 in. with flange ratings up to 600 lb ANSI, VLM20 employs SMART multivariable transmitter with integral temperature and pressure sensor to provide all-in-one measurement solution. Precision 1,000 Ω RTD and absolute pressure sensor calculate density for mass flow and thermal energy flow from chilled or hot water and condensate return system. Steam or gas mass flow accuracy is ±1.5% of rate over 30:1 flow range, and multiple communications options are standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

TDR Cable Analyzer measures frequency domain S-parameters.

June 23, 2016

Featuring portable design, CT100B TDR Cable Analyzer provides step TDR impedance waveforms with resolution sufficient to show connector detail (~1 cm). Unit is also capable of making calibrated frequency domain S-parameter measurements, including return loss (S11) and cable loss/insertion loss (S21). Fully re-engineered sampling engine allows for waveforms up to 1.5 million points long, while subpixel sampling ensures that every detectable cable fault is visible at every horizontal scale. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Water Meter features integrated 3-state valve.

June 23, 2016

Equipped with 3-state valve, ally™ Water Meter lets utilities remotely turn on water for new account, turn off water in event of leak, or reduce flow. Alarms can alert utilities to conditions such as empty pipes, reverse flow, leaks, and tampering. In addition to sensors for monitoring pressure at service connection, meter includes temperature sensors to warn of potential freezing problem. Data is transmitted from meter to utility via Sensus FlexNet® utility-grade communication network. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Accuracy Meter comes in NEMA 1 type enclosure assembly.

June 23, 2016

Serving critical metering applications, Nexus® 1500+ revenue and Class A power quality meter employs Constant Calibration™ technology that self-calibrates meter every 10 sec for optimal accuracy and stability. Product expands switchgear capability and lets user meter critical circuits without switchboard panel redesign. Meter is pre-wired in enclosure, which has shorting blocks and fuses for error-free and accelerated installation. Locking mechanism, also standard, prevents tampering. Read More