Optical Meters

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Circular Polarization Tools aid microscopic sample spectroscopy.

March 24, 2015

Available for CRAIC microspectrophotometers, circular polarization package, comprised of optics and hardware, lets users measure circular polarization spectra in either transmission or reflectance (incident illumination) modes. Flexible solution enables measurement in micron scale sample areas, promoting versatility in materials science, biological research, and experimental microspectroscopy. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Atmospheric Gas Analyzer detects trace gases.

March 20, 2015

Available in benchtop and rack-mounted models, Cirrus™ 3-XD features patented V-lens™ Ion Optics Technology that eliminates baseline noise associated with effects of metastable neutrals, enabling users to achieve consistently low ppb level detection limits, irrespective of bulk gas present. Quadrupole mass spectrometer-based system incorporates internal oven and capillary inlet design that provides high temperature uniformity and stable response for qualitative and quantitative applications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasound Bone Densitometry System features portable design.

March 13, 2015

Featuring compact, lightweight design, EggQus AOS 100E has large integrated handle that facilitates in-hospital rounds and house visits. System is powered by rechargeable batteries, but can use AC adapter accessory for continuous operation. Motor-controlled transducer unit moves automatically, minimizing manipulation by operator. With short measurement time, EggQus AOS 100E is suited for elderly examinees and for screening that requires rapid handling. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld EDXRF Spectrometers deliver on-site identification.

March 11, 2015

Available in 3 versions, SPECTRO xSORT Series provides onsite elemental analysis and spectrochemical testing. Entry-level SPECTRO xSORT Alloy, employing silicon PIN detector, delivers grade identification of metals without extensive analysis. Featuring silicon drift detector, SPECTRO xSORT AlloyPlus can perform metal grade analysis in only 2 seconds for most alloys. SPECTRO xSORT NonAlloy, also with silicon drift detector, delivers fast measurement and elemental analysis of nonmetallic materials. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Miniature Spectrometer helps ensure product and food quality.

February 18, 2015

Fully configurable across 190–1100 nm wavelength, Flame Spectrometer is suited for use in absorbance, transmission, reflectance, irradiance, and color measurement applications. Unit has thermal stability of 0.05 nm/°C from 200-850 nm. Interchangeable slits enable user to adjust resolution and throughput on demand, while indicator LEDs show continuous power and data transfer status. With 89 x 63 x 34 mm footprint, Flame offers choice of USB or RS-232 communications. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometer offers auto-scanning capability.

February 16, 2015

Capable of automatically measuring color chart for profile creation in about 4 minutes, Model FD-9 can reduce scanning time and operator errors while optimizing measurement accuracy. LCD mounted on main body allows users to set up, operate, and monitor instrument. FD-9 can be used in network environment to serve multiple printers from all major manufacturers. With optional automatic sheet feeder, up to 100 charts can be loaded into feeder and measured continuously. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Viscosity Meter incorporates tuning fork design.

February 11, 2015

Providing accurate, fast-response viscosity and density monitoring, direct insertion Micro Motion® Fork Viscosity Meter is suited for demanding process applications such as oil-fired heater combustion control, HFO blending/production, and pump protection. Unit incorporates hazardous area approved head-mounted transmitter that can connect to control systems via digital and analog protocols. Meter is also capable of accepting and processing external signals from other field instrumentation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Hi-Res Spectrometer eliminates gas purging, external cooling.

January 26, 2015

Designed for elemental analysis in industry, science, and academic applications, SPECTRO ARCOS lets users select axial plasma or radial plasma observation in one instrument and without any optical compromise. CCD optic system with Paschen-Runge mount assembly delivers resolution of 8.5 picometer over 130–340 nm range. Along with air-cooled, solid-state power generator, features include UV-PLUS sealed optical chamber and air-cooled interface. Read More

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

Deep UV Luminescence Spectrophotometer extends research abilities.

January 23, 2015

Used for characterization of spectral measurements from vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) to NIR, VUV universal spectrophotometer can measure reflectance, transmission, and fluorescence emission over its complete working range of 120 nm to 2.2 microns. Test system includes sample chamber with toroidal optics, can operate purged or under vacuum, and interfaces to cryogenic and heated sample mounts. Other features include auxiliary ports in sample area and interchangeable 5-position sample holders. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Spectroradiometer identifies plant species.

January 21, 2015

Working alone or in combination with hyperspectral or multi-spectral imaging from satellite or airborne sources, PSR+ 3500 provides non-destructive species identification in situ. Portable 350–2,500 nm unit offers auto-shutter, auto-exposure, and auto-dark exposure. Using reflectance measurements, researchers can discriminate between species by examining distinctive absorption features in full spectrum such as moisture content, color variation, and lignin/cellulose values. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Haze/Transmittance Meter delivers measurement precision.

January 12, 2015

Leveraging optics and LED technology, Haze-Gard i simultaneously measures total transmission, haze, and clarity according to ASTM and ISO test methods. Open design of measurement compartment facilitates sample analysis, and sample changing/positioning is unaffected by ambient light. While standard sample holder accommodates films and sheets, sample holders for taber abrasion test and cuvettes for liquids are optional. Operation is facilitated via color touchscreen display as well as footswitch. Read More

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NIR Field Spectroradiometer serves remote sensing applications.

December 16, 2014

Ergonomically designed to facilitate in-field handling/use, PSR+ features optical path configured for improved resolution, SNR, and reliability. System cooling is maximized via one-piece anodized aluminum chassis and integral heat dispersion channels, while Sotex™ filter technology aids order sorting for optimized stray light performance and transition between detectors. Respectively, spectral resolutions include ≤3.0, ≤8.0, and ≤6.0 nm @ 700, 1,500, and 2,100 nm (FWHM). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Gloss Meter measures curved surfaces.

December 12, 2014

Serving as reference instrument for measuring reflective appearance, Rhopoint IQ FLEX 20 Gloss-Haze-DOI-Goniophotometer is available in format specifically designed for curved surfaces and small and delicate parts. Unit offers results batching with user-definable names, Bluetooth compatibility for transmitting data, and full on-board statistics and graphs. Powered by rechargeable lithium ion battery, instrument delivers 20,000+ readings per charge and stores 999+ readings in memory. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Interferometer Mirrors provide 99.8+% reflectivity. .

December 10, 2014

Providing greater than 99.8% reflectivity for S and P polarization, Gires-Tournois Interferometer Mirrors are optical standing wave-resonators that are primarily used in chirping applications such as pulse compression. Units use partially reflective front surface and highly reflective back surface to generate chromatic dispersion. Available in 4 RoHS-compliant, 25.4 mm diameter models in wavelengths from 780–820 nm and 1020–1060 nm, mirrors feature group delay dispersion from -250 to -600 fs². Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Microspectrophotometers utilize polarization package.

December 4, 2014

With UV-Visible-NIR Polarization Package, users can measure polarization spectra in either transmission or reflectance modes, suitable for both materials science and biological research. Package consists of optics and hardware designed to be added to CRAIC Technologies microspectrophotometers, enabling measurement of polarization microspectra™ in ultraviolet, visible, and near infrared regions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Benchtop NMR Spectrometer offers multi-nuclear capability.

December 4, 2014

Supporting proton, fluorine, phosphorus, boron, lithium, and carbon nuclei, NMReady 60 Pro provides sub 1 Hz resolution and sensitivity of 100:1. Benchtop unit has integrated 10 in. touchscreen display, utilizes standard 5 mm NMR tubes, and plugs into standard wall socket for power. Additional features include secure login and user profiles, export to shared folders, network printing, and optional Internet-based support. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Spectrophotometer offers wavelength range of 185-3,300 nm.

November 28, 2014

Equipped with 3 detectors, UV-3600 Plus UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer utilizes photomultiplier tube for UV and visible regions, and InGaAs and cooled PbS detectors for near-infrared regions. Instrument's double monochromator makes it possible to attain ultra-low stray light level of 0.00005% max at 340 nm. Multi-purpose, large-sample compartment and integrating sphere options enable high-sensitivity measurement of solid samples. Absolute specular reflectance accessories are available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Atomic Emission Spectrometers analyze multiple elements.

November 17, 2014

With photometric system suited for analyzing variety of samples, ICPE-9810 (Axial) and ICPE-9820 (Dual View) spectrometers feature vertically oriented plasma torch that minimizes adhesion of samples on torch walls and reduces carryover. This allows simultaneous analysis of trace and high-concentration samples without contamination by switching between axial and radial views. Along with 1 in., one million pixel CCD detector, features include Eco Mode and mini-torch system. Read More

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XRF System analyzes pharmaceutical catalysts.

November 12, 2014

Featuring benchtop design, Epsilon 1 XRF provides out-of-the-box pre-calibrated solution for analysis of residual catalysts in pharmaceutical materials. Fully integrated, energy dispersive XRF analyzer consists of spectrometer, built-in computer, and touchscreen. System produces accurate data with minimal operator dependence and sample preparation. Read More

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Modular Spectrograph features intelligent adaptive focusing.

October 27, 2014

With Adaptive Focus Technology, Shamrock 193i allows automated access to best spectral resolution in any grating, camera, or wavelength range configuration. Motorized 193 mm spectrograph combines F/3.6 aperture with UV-NIR and SWIR detectors for optimized photon collection efficiency. System features RFID-tagged indexed grating turret, dual output port, dedicated micro-spectroscopy interfaces, and astigmatism-correction toroidal optics that enable multi-track fiber-optic acquisition. Read More