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NEMA upgrades Smart Meter standards.

December 5, 2016

According to NEMA, Metrology, Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) applications, AMI communications, Home Area Network (HAN) applications and HAN communications are the new requirements of smart meters. The revised standards are applicable for use by electricity meter manufacturers and electric utilities and are based on secure, local, and remote upgrades of smart meters.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RFC4800 Series touchless angle sensors are sealed up to IP69K.

December 5, 2016

Featuring resolution of 14-bits across 360° and repeatability of 0.36°, RFC4800 Series angle sensors include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. With independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale, unit operates at temperature range of -40 to +125 °C. Available as single and multi-channel versions, unit with IO-Link interface offers serial communication protocol and SSI, SPI as digital output options.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Plant Engineering Recognizes the Fluke Connect Reliability Platform for Improving Workforce Efficiency and Productivity

December 3, 2016

Fluke Condition Monitoring and 279 FC Thermal Multimeter, both part of the Fluke Connect system, are finalists in the magazine's awards

EVERETT, Wash., Dec. 1, 2016 - Fluke® Condition Monitoring and the Fluke® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Maintenance Tools and Equipment category of the Plant Engineering 2016 Product of the Year Awards. The awards honor new...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermal Mass Flow Meters are temperature compensated.

November 30, 2016

Available in ST51A and ST75A models, Thermal Mass Flow Meters meet SIL rating. ST51A insertion style meter is designed for large diameter pipes of more than 2 inches and ST75A inline-style flow meter is designed for 0.25 inch to 2 inch diameter pipes. Featuring 100:1 turndown ratio, units can be calibrated to user’s actual installations using NIST and ISO/IEC 17025 traceable equipment and offer IP67 dust/water ingress protection.

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Test & Measuring Instruments, Timers & Clocks

Masterclock Honored with Gold Innovators Award

November 24, 2016

ST. CHARLES, Mo., Nov. 22, 2016 - Masterclock, a manufacturer of precise timing systems, announced today that the company was honored with a Gold award from Military and Aerospace Electronics Magazine for their development and implementation of the timing and countdown system at the Kennedy Space Center, NASA's rocket launch headquarters. The annual Military & Aerospace Electronics...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

New 3D Metal Machines, Software, Peripherals, and Materials Announced at Formnext 2016

November 23, 2016

Lichtenfels (Germany), Wednesday, November 15, 2016: The commercial launch of the M LINE FACTORY is here. For the first time, part production as well as set-up and dismantling processes will take place in two independent machine units so that they can be operated physically separate from one another. This now enables production processes to run in parallel rather than sequentially so that...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

207 Monochromator offers 50-millimeter wide focal plane for CCDs.

November 19, 2016

Ideally used as tunable light source systems for illumination, imaging and spectroscopy, 207A optically fast f/4.7 Monochromator offers 670mm focal length. Used as tunable light source for diagnostic or analytical spectroscopy in life sciences, device includes Snap-In™ diffraction gratings optimized for wavelength range coverage. Suitable to work in deep UV and vacuum region, unit provides coincident sagittal and tangential foci with OAP optics.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters provide up to 0.01Hz resolution.

November 19, 2016

Suitable for signals from 10Hz to 120kHz, 1908 and 1908P Digital Multimeters enable frequency, capacitance, and temperature measurements. Providing built-in data logging, even in remote locations, devices offer USB interface for remote control and read-back. With RS232, GPIB, and LXI-compliant LAN interfaces in 1908P, units include internal rechargeable batteries for 'use anywhere' versatility and five capacitance measurement mode ranging up to 120uF.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fluke Connect reliability Platform Recognized by Control Engineering

November 19, 2016

Fluke Condition Monitoring and 279 FC Thermal Multimeter, both part of the Fluke Connect system, are finalists in the magazine's awards

EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 17, 2016 - Fluke Condition Monitoring and the Fluke® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Hardware - Handheld Test, Measurement, Calibration category of the Control Engineering 2017 Engineers' Choice Awards. The...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

SR-6500 NIR Spectroradiometer covers UV/VIS/NIR range of 350-2500 nm.

November 17, 2016

Including wireless Bluetooth and USB communications, SR-6500 NIR Spectroradiometer offers operating range of 0-40°C. Measuring 12.4 x 8.7 x 4.4 inches (31.5 x 22.9 x 38.7 cm), unit weighs 11 pounds (4.99 kg). Calibrated to NIST-traceable radiometric calibration standards, device enables 1.5nm, 3.0nm and 3.8nm resolutions @ 700nm, 1500nm and 2100nm respectively. Providing auto dark current shutter, unit is suitable for Microbial diversity research.

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

High Power RF Calibration System with uncertainty less than 1%.

November 13, 2016

Applied in directional power sensors and RF Wattmeters, High Power RF Calibration System operates at 250 kHz to 3 GHz. Unit comes with optional systems like signal generation, amplification, filters, control software and RF calorimeter. System provides high precision due to exclusive flow calorimeter that converts incident RF power into heat with traceability to SI units. Using portable 250W AC power input, system can be used on-site and can be fully automated.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Alliance-Ohaus Starter 5000 pH Bench Meter comes with 10 sensors.

November 11, 2016

Featuring 4.3” H backlit LCD color touch-screen, Alliance-Ohaus Starter 5000 pH Bench Meter permits one-touch toggling of pH and ORP measurement modes. Unit has RS232 and USB ports for GLP/GMP output and real-time clock. Along with moveable standalone electrode holder, unit is encased in IP54 ABS plastic for protection, and offers 1,000 measurement memory, 8 buffer groups and 3 end point modes.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Honeywell's Smart Grid Technology to Help Minnesota's Largest Electric Cooperative Manage Energy Consumption

November 9, 2016

$15 million project includes advanced meters and software to automate meter reading, boost efficiency, better manage energy consumption

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 2, 2016 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced a $15 million smart grid project with Connexus Energy, Minnesota's largest customer-owned electric cooperative, to deploy advanced smart grid technology to improve electricity service and...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

TEGAMs 900 Series thermometers allow data assessing of 24 hours.

November 9, 2016

Featuring sealed battery compartment, one-piece keypad overlay, and sleek contours, Tegam’s 900 series thermometers offers built-in wireless connectivity to free cloud data storage. Available in 911A and 931A single input, 912A and 932A dual input configurations, unit resists collection of dirt, grease and grime, also meets FSMA requirements. Addressing HACCP and HARPC data collection challenges, unit allows remote monitoring of critical data logs.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Identifying and Mapping Invasive Species with a Field Spectroradiometer

November 8, 2016

Scan and identify invasive plants with the PSR+

Lawrence, MA - October 28, 2016 - The PSR+ is a rugged and reliable field portable spectroradiometer that can be used in the identification and mapping of the distribution of invasive plant species. Equipped with a leaf clip for field plant sampling, the PSR+ allows a researcher to collect a large number of high resolution scans of...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotational Viscometer performs at constant rate of shear.

October 31, 2016

Available for low-medium-high viscosity materials and approved by CE/UL/CSA, Rotational Viscometer is designed to measure viscosity by sensing the torque required to rotate spindle at constant speed when immersed in fluid. Device is used in measuring viscosity of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids upto 320 million centipoise. Made with 316 stainless steel spindle, product requires 110-230 V 50/60 Hz power supply. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Remote Counter is certified for Natural Gas.

October 27, 2016

Allowing users to read meter without direct access, RCM-100 comes in single- and dual-register models with color coding for hot and cold water as well as Natural Gas (RCM-100G) usage. Latter model is California Weights and Measures Certified, and all units consist of remote primary display with ability to communicate with pulse equipped registers/meters. Powered by 3.6 V Lithium battery, 6-digit LCD displays meter reading. Modular 3.5 mm programming interface jack is also standard. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Entergy Selects Honeywell for Advanced Meter Installation

October 26, 2016

-- Project includes up to 2.9 million integrated advanced meters to improve electricity service and delivery across four states -- New technologies will help Entergy operating companies more quickly and accurately detect and resolve customer outages. MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 20, 2016 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced an advanced meter project with Entergy Services, Inc. valued at up to...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

UV LED Radiometer with Probe suits high-intensity UV processes.

October 25, 2016

Able to maintain stability in high-temperature and intense UV flood and spot curing environments., X1-1-RCH-116-4 UV & Blue Light LED Curing Radiometer features horizontally constructed photodetector assembly. Remote controllable, 4-channel unit also features auto-ranging from 0.1 pA to 200 µA or manual range selection and selectable integration time from 20 msec to 1 sec. RCH-116-4 wand-style detector, included, covers 350–465 nm with calibration points at key LED wavelengths. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electronic Flowmeter employs vortex shedding technology.

October 25, 2016

Designed to monitor liquid flow rate and temperature, Tracer®vm with User Interface is suited for use in injection molding cooling water circuits and filter monitoring applications. Unit includes color LCD, totalizing function, and internal rechargeable battery for temporary operation unattached to power source. Available with connection sizes from 3/8–1 ½ in. NPT or BSPP, meter offers flow rates of 1–15 lpm through 10–200 lpm and operating temperature limit of 100°C. Read More