Power Meters

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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power/Energy Meters come in pre-wired NEMA 4X outdoor enclosure.

November 23, 2015

Shark® power and energy meters are available pre-wired and configured with NEMA 4X enclosure for outdoor installation. Pre-wired enclosure fosters switchgear capability expansion and enables mounting of meters to measure electricity in remote outdoor locations. Models include Shark 50 multifunction power/energy meter; Shark 50B meter with dual BACnet MS/TP and Modbus TCP/IP ports; Shark 100 revenue meter; Shark 100B meter with native BACnet/IP; and Shark 200 revenue meter. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bench LCR Meter offers sweep and bin sorting functions.

September 30, 2015

Equipped with USB, GPIB, and LAN interfaces, model 891 can measure inductance, capacitance, and DC resistance with 0.05% best impedance accuracy over fully adjustable test frequency range of 20 Hz to 300 kHz. Selectable test levels include 0.5 and 1 Vrms, and such features as 300-point linear and logarithmic sweep function, bin comparator, and remote control interfaces make this unit suited for characterizing components in lab, QC, and small volume production environments. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Measurement Partner Expansion and Update Transforms Noise Measurement Process

July 14, 2015

New sound level meter Wi-Fi connectivity, smartphone field app and cloud storage makes sound and vibration measurement easier than ever Nærum, Denmark -- Brüel & Kjær today announced a major expansion and update to Measurement Partner, a comprehensive suite of solutions that supports sound level meter customers through every step of the sound measurement process. Significant updates to... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Maddalena SpA Leverage Infortrend EonStor DS Storage Systems to Achieve Business Continuity for 24/7 Production Facility

July 6, 2015

TAIPEI, – Maddalena SpA, a well known water meter and measuring instruments manufacturer, leverages Infortrend EonStor DS storage systems with its VM (virtual machine) datacenter environment for better reliability, performance and capacity to achieve business continuity for their 24/7 production facility. Located in Northern Italy, Maddalena SpA produces and distributes high tech and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Connecticut Solar PV Program Applies Solar-Log® Solution

July 6, 2015

Solar-Log® Qualifies as a Performance Meter Provider for Connecticut's Residential Solar Investment Program BETHEL, Conn. — Solar Data Systems, Inc, maker of Solar-Log 350, 360, 370 GE Meters, has qualified as a Performance Meter Provider (PMP) for Connecticut's Residential Solar Investment Program (RSIP) through Connecticut Green Bank. The announcement comes after Green... Read More