Distance Meters

Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

System Semiconductor calculates distance using one camera.

February 11, 2015

Offering performance exceeding 30 fps, DR1151 uses Dual Aperture's 4-color 3D image solution technology, which extracts RGB and IR signals from single image sensor, to calculate relative distance to object with single-lens camera. Application of self-developed hardware blocks to process calculations required for extracting relative distance minimizes power consumption, which accommodates demands of mobile and portable applications. Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

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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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

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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

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

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

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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

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Laser-Guided Distance Measure is for indoor use.

August 24, 2011

Accurate to 99.0%, Laser Dimension Master II enables one person to make room measurements up to 50 ft within seconds. Ultrasonic device measures 5 in. long, comes in zipped protective cover, and has built-in laser aimer/pointer. For operation, user presses button and aims laser at wall or surface. After 2 beeps, measurement is displayed in feet-inches or meters on backlit LCD. Potential users include appraisers, estimators, contractors/builders, designers, remodelers, and DIYers. Read More

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Handheld Laser Distance Meter is certified as explosion proof.

January 6, 2011

Certified for ATEX and IECEx Zone 1 IIC T4, LaserMETER 3000XP accommodates needs of maintenance, operations, and safety personnel working in hazardous environments. Elements of construction include cast aluminum chassis and toughened safety glass doubly encased in anti-static overmold. Large, raised buttons and touch controls accommodate users wearing required safety clothing, and on-board mathematics enable user to calculate volume, area, and Pythagoras' theorem while in field. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Automotive Inspection Sets offer precision measurement.

September 28, 2010

Available in 2 models, Automotive Inspection Sets help mechanics measure proper distance or alignment between parts in tightly confined spaces. Model S898Z-1 combines pliers, Flex-O-Post, dial indicator with .001 in. grads and 1 in. travel, and fitted plastic case, while Model S898Z-2 additionally includes magnetic base. Both are suitable for measuring amount of front-end play or ball joint wear, as well as checking part movement associated with other applications. Read More

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Laser Range Finders provide long-range measurements.

July 21, 2010

Capable of measuring in 11 different modes, Models GLR825 and GLR500 provide measurement ranges of 825 and 500 ft, respectively, with accuracy to within 0.04 in. Measurements can be made from front or back of unit, from integrated tripod mount, or from multi-functional extension pin. Both instruments feature glass lens, ceramic optics carrier, rubber-padded surfaces for secure grip, and IP54 protection against dust and water. To keep track of data, both tools can store up to 30 measurements. Read More

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Laser Distance Measuring Tool offers multifunctional operation.

July 7, 2010

Able to fit in pocket or tool pouch, GLR225 can perform various interior and exterior distance measuring tasks from up to 230 ft and with 0.06 in. accuracy (at 33 ft). Functionality allows measuring from 4 distinct reference points - front or back of laser, 1/16 in. threaded tripod mount, or swing-out extension pin - as well as calculation of measurements in 7 different modes. Results can be shown in inches, feet/inches, decimal feet, and metric. Read More

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Laser Distance Meter offers point-and-shoot operation.

March 25, 2010

Equipped with backlit, 3-line display, Model DT300 measures targets up to 164 ft away with 0.06 in. accuracy. Pro-grade pocket-sized meter offers min/max readings, indirect Pythagorean calculations from 2 or 3 other measurements, 20-reading memory, addition and subtraction functions, and auto-off. Featuring IP54-rated, dust-proof and water-resistant design, meter enables users to measure distances, compute area and volume, and measure angles. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Laser Distance Measurement System includes Ethernet/IP.

August 6, 2009

Ethernet/IP LE-200 Laser Distance System incorporates phase-shift differential technology for optimized accuracy and reliability. It is also available with Profibus and CAN interfaces in addition to various operating distances as well as cooling and heating options. Applications include loop control, coil diameter measurement, automated warehousing, level and material control in silos, crane positioning, and general material handling of parts or containers. Read More

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Linear Measurement System measures 5-60 ft and greater.

February 10, 2009

Cascading Linear Measurement System, LMC-50, consists of IP65-rated interconnected linear transducer modules in profile housing. Modules can be connected together across entire measuring distance, providing seamless measuring system, and are maintenance-free. Communication standards such as Ethernet/IP, Profibus, and CAN are available for integration. Read More

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Laser Meters precisely measure distances up to 200 ft.

September 2, 2008

Suited for electricians, facilities managers, and HVAC contractors, Fluke 416D and 411D Laser Distance Meters feature one-hand operation, large LCDs, and automatic shut-off. Fluke 411D measures up to 100 ft with accuracy of ±0.12 in., and provides 3,000 readings from pair of AAA batteries. Measuring up to 200 ft with accuracy of ±0.06 in., Fluke 416D offers 5,000 readings from pair of AAA batteries, 3 line backlit display, memory for saving 10 measurements, and IP54 splash/dust protection. Read More