Distance Meters

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Measuring Wheel combines versatility and usability.

October 21, 2016

In addition to being able to measure lengths, widths, and heights in U.S. or metric units, DigiRoller Plus III can calculate areas, volumes, perimeters, and more. Handle-mounted controls with 7-digit backlit display facilitate use and readability, gear drive is sealed for protection, and center line design promotes balance and lends to 99.5% accuracy. Backpack/carrying case, 9 V battery, reflective safety tape, and wrist lanyard are included as standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Underwater/Air Laser Scanners optimize camera inspections.

June 6, 2016

Designed to attach to camera, Nuclear NM800DA and Non-Nuclear M800DA Distance and Angle Laser Systems accurately measure position relative to target, displaying distance, pitch, and yaw. With demonstrated accuracy of 0.005 in. or better, scanners enable plant operators to consistently capture precise as-built measurements that are critical to successful design of modification and replacement hardware for reactor internals, without need for custom measurement tooling. 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

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Distance Sensor offers dual outputs and IO-Link.

January 7, 2016

Designed with FDA-grade stainless steel housing rated to IP67, IP68, or IP69K, Model Q4X is available with dual discrete outputs, which enable sensor to solve challenging high/low fill level monitoring or dancer arm applications. IO-Link allows for remote configuration, sensor backup, and preventative maintenance. With capability to detect height changes as small as 0.5 mm and sense up to 300 mm, Q4X can solve distance-based applications regardless of target surface reflectivity. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dual Zone Radar Sensor detects moving and stationary targets.

December 1, 2015

Featuring narrow 11 x 13° beam pattern, R-GAGE™ Q240 Sensor is suited for monitoring specific area without detecting adjacent objects. Two independent adjustable sensing zones enable sensor to provide far and near proximity warning signs with capability to detect objects over 40 m away. Supplied in IP67-rated housing, Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave sensor operates in temperatures from -40 to 149°F and is suited for outdoor applications, such as port crane collision avoidance. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Sensor detects 1 mm distance changes.

January 27, 2015

Designed for difficult distance-based applications over range of 25–300 mm, Model Q4X detects distance changes as small as 1 mm on targets such as black objects on black backgrounds or reflective items. High excess gain and 64-element imager combine to minimize errors in detection, counting, and validating orientation. Supplied in IP67, IP68, and IP69K rated stainless steel housing, sensor has angled 4-digit, 7-segment LED display and provides bipolar outputs.  Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Panel Meters display measurements in feet and inches.

December 29, 2014

Suited for level applications, NEMA 4X-rated ProVu® PD6001 Feet & Inches 1/8 DIN Panel Meter has adjustable brightness display for optimal readability and is also available as ProtEX®-MAX PD8-6001 explosion-proof meter. Field-selectable inputs allow integration of 0–20/4–20 mA or ±10 V transmitters, and meters can be set up as Modbus RTU Slaves. Options include up to 4 relays, 4–20 mA analog output, and dual 24 Vdc power supplies. Expansion modules add 4 relays, two 4–20 mA outputs, and 8 DIO. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rollin', Rollin', Rollin' -- Calculated Industries Introduces Wheel Master Series Measuring Wheels

July 3, 2014

CARSON CITY, Nev., -- Calculated Industries, maker of the award-winning Construction Master() calculators, is now offering a line of four durable, competitively-priced measuring wheels. All of the easy-to-use, reliable and accurate devices measure up to 9,999 feet, 11 inches. Every building professional, from contractors and remodelers to flooring installers, landscapers and pavers, can find the...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Distance Meter measures up to 229.7 ft.

March 19, 2014

Featuring 650 nm Class 2 laser rated at less than 1 mW, Model DDM-01 measures distances from 0.16–229.7 ft with accuracy of ±0.005 ft and resolution of 0.001 ft. Unit can also make area and space calculations as well as volume measurements from what it records. Using Pythagorean Theorem, meter can indirectly calculate height of object. Equipped with backlit 3-line LCD for use in dark areas, meter reads out in feet, inches, or meters with response time of 0.5 s. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensus Deploys FlexNet AMI Solution for SaskPower and SaskEnergy

February 5, 2014

Project expected to generate cost savings for the Province of Saskatchewan RALEIGH, N.C. – One of Canada's most ambitious advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) projects will help support unprecedented economic growth in Saskatchewan, Canada as the provincial electric and natural gas utilities deploy a Sensus communication network and almost 1 million electric meters and gas modules. ...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Time of Flight Sensors feature very small hysteresis.

February 4, 2014

Using time of flight technology, TOF Series Laser Sensors achieve up to 2 mm repeat accuracy at 3 m sensing distance. Self-contained retro reflective and background suppression sensors calculate distance based on time of travel from when beam is emitted to time it is reflected off target and back to receiver. Available with up to 2 NPN or PNP digital outputs, series includes dual output version for hi/lo or slow/stop sensing applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Distance Meter reads distances up to 229 ft.

January 21, 2014

Equipped with backlit, 4-line display, micro LM-400 offers inclination angle measurement system for indirect measurements in hard-to-reach areas; calculation feature that can adjust units instantly to inches, feet, or meters; and enough storage space for saving up to 20 measurements. Via Bluetooth®, meter is compatible with smartphones and tablets, allowing users to view, store, and share data remotely. Meter is IP54 dustproof, splashproof, and shuts off automatically after 3 min of inactivity. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

ULP Transceiver supports phase-difference technology.

March 6, 2013

As 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 radio transceiver, AT86RF233 supports distance measurement between 2 radios (ranging). Integrated technology, combining wireless sensor networks with real-time location (RTLS) capabilities, uses measurement of phase differences between radio signals and enables items to be tracked within wireless network for industrial and consumer applications.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Distance Meter measures cable length and locates faults.

December 11, 2012

Helping to ensure compliance, VDV Distance Meter measures voice, data, video, doorbell, siamese, lamp-wire, and NM cables up to 1,500 ft. Unit has 6 pre-programmed nominal cable length constants for RG59, RG6, and RG11 coaxial as well as Cat3, Cat5e, and Cat6 twisted pair. User can adjust capacitance/ft constant based on cable being tested. In addition, tester identifies cable runs outside specification and determines if cable run is broken or damaged. Read More

Portable Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keson Earns STAR Award from Construction Marketing Association for Product Package Design and Fab 40 Status from Conservation Group for Sustained Commitment to Environment

December 10, 2012

Aurora, Illinois-based tool manufacturer garners recognition for outstanding marketing and business operations activities with two separate awards AURORA, IL - Keson Industries, a leading supplier and manufacturer of innovative, high-quality, measuring and marking tools, has received recognition from national and local peer groups. On November 8, Keson was named one of The Conservation...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Trimble Introduces New Laser Distance Measuring Tools for Construction

November 19, 2012

ORLANDO, Fla. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced the Spectra Precision QM55 and QM95 Quick Measure distance meters. These handheld laser distance meters can be used in a wide variety of applications and are designed to give contractors a one-person distance measuring tool that is easy-to-use, can be carried in a pocket and withstands the rigors of the construction jobsite. The QM55 and QM95...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cable Measurement Tool provides accuracy up to 1% and 3 ft.

October 10, 2012

Utilizing time domain reflectometry spread spectrum technology, Ranger™ TDR Kit measures voice, data, video, doorbell, siamese, lamp-wire, and NM cables up to 3,000 ft without interference. Fault finder determines if cable run is broken or damaged, while tone generator, featuring 4 tone cadences, identifies and traces cable. With single tool, professionals can confidently determine status of each wire in data, power, or communications/video system. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Receiver Tool takes rod-less grade readings.

August 13, 2012

Combining laser receiver, laser distance meter, and built-in tilt sensor, Spectra Precision® DR400 DigiRod(TM) provides information required to take rod-less grade readings, even at tilt angles up to 30°. Various grade rods can be emulated including direct elevation rods, cut/fill rods, and indirect reading rods. Receiver has 5 in. vertical reception range that does not require centering on-grade to obtain reading. As stand-alone distance meter, DigiRod can measure up to 160 ft with ±1/16 in. accuracy. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Distance Measurement System supports ProfiNET communications.

June 11, 2012

ProfiNET LE-200 laser distance measurement system provides communication option for users looking for real-time, closed loop distance feedback application solutions. Incorporating phase-shift differential technology, unit delivers accurate (±2 mm) and reliable positioning technology over 0.2-240 m range. Cooling and heating options are available for extreme environments, and other available protocol options include EtherNET/IP, DeviceNET, Profibus, Interbus, and CAN. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

EngineerSupply Adds New Measuring Tools to Johnson Level Line

September 23, 2011

New Measuring Tools to Johnson Level Line EngineerSupply, a leading online distributor of construction equipment and surveying supplies, and a longtime retailer of laser measuring tools and devices, has added two new products to its already impressive line of tools manufactured by Johnson Level. Starting this month, EngineerSupply will offer 130-foot and 230-foot Johnson Level laser distance...Read More