Power Meters

Test & Measuring Instruments

Electric Meters offer Bluetooth® technology.

October 6, 2016

Intended for electricians that work in commercial and residential settings, respectively, CAT IV, 600 V-rated 140-series TechnicianPRO™ and CAT III, 600 V-rated 130-series ResidentialPRO™ are waterproof meters featuring Bluetooth® technology, TrueRMS, Low-Z, built-in work lights, and backlit displays. Offering broad array of test functions, 160-series includes CAT IV, 600 V Model 16020N with auto-resetting fuse, Model 16030A TrueRMS meter, and CAT III Model 16040T with Bluetooth® technology. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

EXFO Launches Agile NEMs Infrastructure Solutions for end-to-end Manufacturing Coverage

September 21, 2016

New power meter, variable attenuator and switches combining next-generation chassis and industry's unique, web-based multi-user interface ideal for network equipment manufacturers QUEBEC CITY - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) announced today its latest agile solutions for network equipment manufacturers (NEMs), which include new power meter, variable attenuator and switches, all... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Outdoor Utility Revenue Energy Meter has ANSI socket form factor.

September 12, 2016

Designed to mount into ANSI S form meter enclosure, Shark® 270 measures energy and all aspects of power using >0.2% certified Class accuracy. Functionality also covers logging, I/O, and power quality recording. Able to transmitting data to multiple sub-systems, communication capability includes serial, USB, Ethernet, Analog retransmits, and KYZ pulses. Along with metering, power generation, transmission, and distribution, uses include submetering, cost allocation, and demand reduction programs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Commercial Revenue Grade Meter measures PV plant performance.

September 9, 2016

Supporting single (split) or 3-phase service, Solar-Log® provides ANSI class 0.2 certified solar PV metering. Turnkey solution, offering near real-time inverter direct monitoring, provides such adaptable options as SCADA integration through DNP3 or Modbus protocol. In addition to broad inverter compatibility, features include power management tools for control of inverter production, power factor, VAR, and grid export as well as polycarbonate and ABS plastic enclosure with swing frame. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Noise/Vibration/Dust Monitor keeps sites standards-compliant.

August 30, 2016

To ensure regulatory limits are not being exceeded and standards of surrounding communities are not being violated, Boundary Guardian™ monitors construction, demolition, process sites for dust, vibration, and noise levels. Web-based system, suited for unattended and continuous monitoring, sends email or text to site managers if level are exceeded to ensure prompt response. Also, instrument can be set to use its internal memory to capture forensic noise data. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Sound Level Meter measures noise as low as 6.5 dB A-weighted.

August 18, 2016

Suited for outdoor noise monitoring as well as any other application where noise levels down to 6.5 dB A-weighted need to be measured, Model 831-LOWN uses PCB low noise microphone model 378A04. Resulting low-noise system utilizes prepolarized microphone and constant-current ICP® interface. This portable, low-power system does not require external power supply and can be used with EPS2116 outdoor protection system. 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

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

Test & Measuring Instruments

H2O Degree's Submetering and Leak Detection System Drives Multi-Family Housing Water Savings

June 20, 2016

Comprehensive submetering approach leads to cost savings for owners of master-metered multi-family buildings; utility costs lowered through a combination of consumption reporting and leak detection BENSALEM, Pa. - H(2)O Degree, manufacturer of two-way wireless mesh submetering systems for tenant billing, leak detection, utility conservation and building automation system integration in... Read More

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

Casella CEL to Attend ASSE Safety 2016 Conference & Expo

June 15, 2016

BUFFALO, NY - Casella CEL, a global leader in the design of monitoring solutions for reducing occupational health and environmental impact risks, today announced it will be attending the ASSE Safety 2016 Professional Development Conference Exposition. The exposition is being held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, June 26-29, 2016. Casella CEL can be found at booth #2544.... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Noise Monitor is designed for permanent outdoor installation.

June 6, 2016

To facilitate outdoor noise monitoring, NoiseTutor NMS043 features wireless (cellular) communication, automatic transfer of data to server and website, and real-time SMS and email alerts for events. Functionality is powered by embedded, industrial-grade PC, and remote administration and management are facilitated via readily available tools. Uses include community, construction, wind-farm, airport, and other long-term noise monitoring applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

LCR and ESR Meter offers Bluetooth-enabled connection.

May 23, 2016

With Smart Tweezers ST5S-BT, users can remotely record measurements as they are done, allowing review of previous measurements to save time while working with surface mount technology. Design combines multimeter with set of sharp tweezers that are able to grasp components, including those on packed PCB or loose. Bluetooth-enabled unit, offering basic accuracy of 0.2%, can connect to computers and NI Labview® via USB receiver stick that enables virtual serial port. 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

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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Multi-Phase AC/DC Power Analyzer covers diverse test needs.

March 28, 2016

Optimized for testing single- and multi-phase, high-efficiency, AC/DC and DC/AC power supply designs, PA3000 supports testing to Level VI efficiency standards as well as dedicated energy consumption testing in integration mode for such standards as Energy Star and CEC. Multichannel version has 10 mW standby power measurement capabilities and 1 MHz bandwidth. This 1- to 4-channel power analyzer also includes 50+ standard measurement functions and has multiple analog and digital inputs. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flexure-Based Galvanometer is suited for laser applications.

March 25, 2016

Able to be used in small angle applications, Harmonic Scan-15 (HS-15) moving-magnet galvo scanner uses galvanometer mirrors with 7, 10, and 15 mm apertures and can achieve scan rates of 900 Hz at small angles (1°), 500 Hz at medium angles (10°), or 100 Hz at large angles (30°). Capacitive position sensing offers smooth scanning and extended service life in challenging applications, and cross flexure pivot eliminates machine-driven noise for reduced on-axis jitter. Read More

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

Ophir Photonics Announces StarViewer, Mobile App for Viewing Laser Power/Energy Measurements on Smartphones and Tablets

February 18, 2016

San Francisco, CA - Ophir Photonics Group, a Newport Corporation company celebrating 40 years of excellence as the global leader in precision laser measurement equipment, today at SPIE Photonics West 2016 announced StarViewer, an Android app that brings laser power/energy measurements to Android smartphones and tablets. StarViewer can be used with virtually any Ophir thermopile, photodiode, or... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision SMUs expand functionality via software options.

February 18, 2016

Precision Source/Measure Units (SMUs) of B2900A Series support software options that provide users access to expanded capabilities. These options support basic voltage and current sourcing up through full characterization using intuitive GUI. Specific options include EasyEXPERT group+ for IV parametric characterization, BenchVue for benchtop integration with instruments, Quick I/V Measurement for facilitated measurement setup and execution on Windows-based PC, and graphical Web interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Cable-Free Noise Dosimeter helps prevent workplace hearing loss.

January 22, 2016

Weighing 4 oz and measuring 3.3 x 2.1 x 2.1 in., shoulder-mounted dBadge2™ captures every metric needed to satisfy noise exposure regulatory requirements worldwide. Bluetooth® 4.0 allows exposure data, along with comments, to be emailed wirelessly from hand-held device and enables multiple dosimeters to be wirelessly controlled from distances of 100 ft or more away. Updated for viewing in real-time, exposure data provides device status and noise level information before and during sampling. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Logging Power Meter supports email on alarm.

January 6, 2016

Combining revenue metering functionality with advanced data logging, communication, and I/O, Shark® 200 can use email to alert end user when alarm condition occurs, including over/under voltage, high demand, and breakers' operations. Using SMTP protocol, meter can post energy reads on scheduled basis, and send data out to cloud-based software system for Internet of Things applications. Data can be sent to cloud server that meters power usage, apparatus status, and many other functions. Read More