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Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Transmitter with APM Option reduces process upsets.

May 5, 2016

Model 5700 Transmitter supports Micro Motion Advanced Phase Measurement (APM) software option, which promotes measurement accuracy in multi-phase applications by providing insight into complete flow stream through intuitive local display. Providing continuous, real-time production data for oil, water, and gas void fraction, APM lets production engineers track whether production is increasing or decreasing and fosters proactive management of changing field performance. Read More

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

How to Mitigate Network Security Risks When Adding a Weather Station On-Site

April 28, 2016

Network security has become increasingly critical for some companies and organizations. Security breaches at private, public, and military organizations have been in the news prompting efforts to secure networks. Some organizations may be reluctant or unable to add a weather station to their networks for monitoring weather data on-site. As one example, Columbia Weather Systems recently... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Coriolis Mass Flow Meters operate in hazardous locations.

April 27, 2016

Featuring integrally mounted, explosion proof transmitter with intrinsically safe sensors, RCT1000 Dual Tube Coriolis Flow Meters with ½–3 in. connectors are certified for Class I, Division 1 areas. Transmitter offers unlock feature to prevent accidental activation, as well as local LCD with optical buttons, which allow operator to navigate display through glass without opening enclosure. RCT Console software provides data logging, trend analysis, and HealthTrack feature. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Runzheimer to Present, Exhibit at NAFA Fleet Management Institute and Expo

April 26, 2016

Runzheimer scheduled to present on the expectations of the future workforce at leading fleet management expo WATERFORD, Wis. - Runzheimer, a business vehicle, relocation information and expense management services provider, will be presenting and exhibiting at the NAFA 2016 Institute and Expo in Austin, TX this week, a leading event for the fleet management industry. The Runzheimer team... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Jenoptik's Thermography Camera IR-TCM HD Basic Enters US Market

April 26, 2016

WEDEL, Germany and JUPITER, Florida - From April 19-21, 2016 Jenoptik is displaying the thermal camera for professional visualization and measurement of heat distributions at SPIE Defense Commercial Sensing Expo (booth 101), Baltimore, Maryland. Based on a state-of-the-art 640 x 480 pixel uncooled micro bolometer with 17 mum pixel pitch, the camera outputs detailed radiometric images with... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meter measures 3-gas mixes.

April 21, 2016

Designed for common gas monitoring applications, Model FT1 features retractors for 5 probe sizes including 15, 18, 24, 30, and 36 in. Gas-SelectX® gas menu includes Air, Argon, Butane, Carbon Dioxide, Methane, Natural Gas, Nitrogen, Oxygen, Helium, Hydrogen, Propane, and 3-gas mixes. Featuring Zero CAL-CHECK® in-situ calibration validation routine and USB port for direct meter-to-PC connections, Model FT1 includes FM and FMc Class I Division 1 approvals as well as ATEX and IECEx Zone 1 approvals. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Densitometer offers one-button operation.

April 19, 2016

Featuring portable, battery-powered design, Densi-H Density/Specific Gravity Meter operates on oscillating tube principle and reports results in seconds. Reporting capabilities include density, specific gravity and API degrees, Brix, % Alcohol, % H2SO4, °Baume, °Plato, and Proof. Built-in API tables (product groups A, B and D) allow API compliant measurement for quality control of crude oil, gasoline, petroleum products, and lubricants (ASTM D7777). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Time Domain Reflectometer supports bi-directional testing.

April 15, 2016

Available with SmartLoop™ technology, OptiFiber® Pro OTDR comes with ability to test 2 separate fiber links in both directions from one end in one test. SmartLoop provides, which instant bi-directional averaged results as required by TIA-568.3-D and can reduce time required for testing fiber by 50% or more, features algorithms to automatically test 2 fibers concurrently while providing individual pass/fail analysis with bi-directional averaged results. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

User-Serviceable Photometers optimize filter testers.

April 15, 2016

Designed to retrofit to Model 8127 and 8130 filter testers, Model 8177 User-Serviceable Photometers feature solid-state laser diodes and fast response and purge times. Upstream and downstream photometers can be cleaned by trained technician on site in less than 1 hour, minimizing downtime. Capable of measuring filtration efficiencies up to 99.999%, automated filter testers are 42 CFR 84, EN 143, ISO 23328-1, and GB2626 compliant. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bruker Announces High-Performance and Cost-Effective NMR Solutions for the Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries

April 14, 2016

PITTSBURGH – At the 57th Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference (www.enc-conference.org), Bruker (NASDAQ: BRKR) is showcasing several innovative drug discovery, drug development and process control solutions for small molecule NMR characterization in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.     --  AssureNMR with CRAFT:  Now... Read More

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

Fluke 279 FC Thermal Multimeter Integrates Two Test Tools into One to Increase Productivity

April 13, 2016

Combination of full-featured digital multimeter plus thermal imager enables faster, more thorough troubleshooting with a single tool EVERETT, Wash. - Thermal imagers are invaluable to help quickly troubleshoot electrical equipment, panels, and transformers but electricians and maintenance technicians often don't have access to one when they need it. Fluke announces the 279 FC TRMS Thermal... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld XRF Spectrometer combines speed and precision.

April 11, 2016

Used for performing positive material identification, SPECTRO xSORT does not require operators to switch methods between samples or use helium flushes or vacuum systems. SPECTRO xSORT Alloy model delivers grade identification in seconds, while SPECTRO xSORT AlloyPlus analyzes most alloys within 2 sec and identifies alloys based on light elements – aluminum, magnesium, silicon, phosphorus, and sulfur – in 7 sec. Touchscreen, WLAN, and automatic iCAL standardization are standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rockwell Automation Brings SAB Maltings Into The Connected Enterprise

April 8, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Rockwell Automation recently supplied South African Breweries’ (SAB) first fully automated and networked EtherNet/IP-based control system for its new maltings plant in Alrode, South Africa. The new control system will integrate traditionally disparate, malt-production processes into a single, networked, EtherNet/IP-based solution to provide plantwide visibility and actionable... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SMART 6(TM) Named Among Top 3 New Products at Pittcon 2016

April 5, 2016

MATTHEWS, N.C. – CEM Corporation, a leading supplier of process control solutions, is pleased to announce that it's new SMART 6™ Moisture/Solids Analyzer was named one of the top new products at Pittcon by Instrument Business Outlook. The SMART 6 features two major innovations compared to other moisture analyzers: the ability to accurately analyze both wet and dry samples and a... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectroscopic Analyzers measure single or dual parameters.

April 5, 2016

Suitable for water/wastewater applications, CA-6 UV Analyzers can monitor any 2 selected parameters in separate measurement ranges for ammonia, nitrate, or chemical oxygen demand (COD 254 nm). Each parameter is analyzed based on measurement of UV absorption in sample. Absorbance of solution or gas is measured through quartz flow cell at specific wavelength using Xenon lamp and photo detectors. Designed with 4 alarm relays, analyzer provides single 4–20 mA analog output with 12-bit resolution. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Parameter Alert supports hospital sepsis protocol.

April 4, 2016

With Multi-Parameter Alert, clinicians can detect changes in critical parameters over time while supporting hospital protocol for early detection of Sepsis. Contact-free monitoring solution tracks heart rate, respiratory rate, and motion, calculating and updating twice per second. System displays trend data over minutes, hours, or days, allowing professionals to gain better insight into patient health. Read More

HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mechanical Refrigeration System provides subambient control.

April 4, 2016

ACS-2 Air Chiller System provides subambient temperature control for mechanical and rheological testing. Paired with Q800 DMA, Discovery Hybrid Rheometer, ARES-G2 Rheometer, or RSA-G2 Solids Analyzer, unit provides reliable temperature control as low as -55°C without use of liquid nitrogen. System can also be used to decrease cool-down time between experiments; typical reduction of total test time is >20%, which consequently increases laboratory throughput. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

PC-Based Test Instrument features 8-in-1 functionality.

April 4, 2016

Featuring 3 x 5 in. pocket-size design, Model SF880 combines 100 dB dynamic range frequency response analyzer, 1 GHz oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, arbitrary waveform generator, data logger, frequency and phase meter with 10 Hz to 1 GHz range, logic analyzer, and pattern generator. Data recorder time base range is 500 nS to 365 days. Instrument works with any Windows computer with USB port, with no need for external power supply. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Weather Stations offer flexibility via sensor options.

April 1, 2016

Parameter options afford flexibility for all-in-one sensor configuration of Orion Weather Stations. Sensor options include Orion 531 with impact rain gauge; Orion 532 (Orion LT) with ultrasonic wind direction and speed; Orion 533 with rainfall, wind direction, and speed; Orion 534 with pressure, temperature, and humidity; Orion 535 with pressure, temperature, humidity, and rainfall; as well as Orion (complete) with pressure, temperature, humidity, rainfall, wind direction, and speed. Read More