Optical Meters

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Density/Specific Gravity Meters deliver fast, accurate readings.

July 27, 2016

Models DA-650/650B/645/645B/640/640B, suited for use in industries requiring measurement of concentration or density, deliver ±2x10-5 g/cm³, ±5x10-5 g/cm³, or ±1x10-4 g/cm³ accuracy. While all models support various options, including density standard liquid, printers, samplers, and data capture software, select models come with viscosity correction. Measurement takes 20 sec and requires 1.0 mL min sample volume. Other features include high-intensity LED, cell window, and LAN/USB connectivity. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Visible Range Spectrophotometer has compact, lightweight design.

July 18, 2016

Suited for labs performing basic spectroscopy measurements, entry level Libra S4+ takes single wavelength measurements of absorbance, % transmission, and concentration and can perform simple kinetics. Libra 6+ adds multi-wavelength measurements and life science methods that include BCA, Bradford, Biuret, and Lowry. Covering 325–1,100 nm wavelength range,, both instruments accept 10 mm pathlength glass or disposable cuvettes and use CMOS detector. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld and lightweight, rugged tablet-style tester offers outdoor-enhanced touchscreen. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Refractometer performs analysis in compact lab spaces.

June 29, 2016

Designed for refractive index and brix measurements, Refractometer RA-620/600 is suitable for food/beverage, petroleum, chemical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and fragrance industries. Unit's 4.7 in. color LCD touchscreen clearly indicates measurements and other information, while LAN and USB connectivity enables data transfer to computer. Measuring 192 x 281 mm, compact refractometer comes with accessories such as refractive index standard liquid, printers, software, and sampling units. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometers target education and QC laboratories.

June 29, 2016

Featuring wavelength range of 325–1100 nm, Novaspec III+ entry level visible spectrophotometer performs single wavelength measurements of absorbance, % transmission, and concentration, and has ability to perform simple kinetics. Novaspec Pro builds on features of Novaspec III+ with addition of multi-wavelength measurements and life science methods that include BCA, Bradford, Biuret, and Lowry. Both instruments accept standard 10 mm pathlength glass or disposable cuvettes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

TDR Cable Analyzer measures frequency domain S-parameters.

June 23, 2016

Featuring portable design, CT100B TDR Cable Analyzer provides step TDR impedance waveforms with resolution sufficient to show connector detail (~1 cm). Unit is also capable of making calibrated frequency domain S-parameter measurements, including return loss (S11) and cable loss/insertion loss (S21). Fully re-engineered sampling engine allows for waveforms up to 1.5 million points long, while subpixel sampling ensures that every detectable cable fault is visible at every horizontal scale. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reflectance/Transmittance Instrument aids plant stress research.

June 9, 2016

RT (reflectance/transmittance) sphere measures reflectance and transmittance. When used with PSR+ field spectroradiometer, unit helps researchers better understand leaf characteristics, spectral red edge shift, and plant stress indicators. Measuring total hemispherical reflectance, product allows collection of all diffuse light reflected from sample. Operators can measure reflectance and transmittance and calculate absorption, and specular light trap is included for specular subtraction. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mass Spectrometer delivers Hi-Res compound/conformation profiling.

June 8, 2016

Enabling HD profiling of compounds and conformations in complex samples, timsTOF™ system combines ion mobility resolution of >200, using Trapped Ion Mobility Spectrometry (TIMS), with ESI-QTOF mass spectrometry.  This flexible, research-grade instrument, use for optimal separation and analysis, offers ion mobility resolution can be adjusted to research or analytical needs. Open Data Format supports user-created software tools tailored to specific research questions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

UV/White Light Meter features wireless data transfer.

June 2, 2016

Used for measurement of UV-A irradiation and visible illumination, Apollo 1.0 NIST-traceable Radiometer/Photometer uses Bluetooth® for sensor measurements and data transmission. Band pass filter stack, containing only non-fluorescent filters, optimizes measurement accuracy of visible light emission from UV-A lamp, while auto ranging and concurrent measuring of visible light and UV-A irradiation accelerate operation. Hold and peak functions are standard. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Microspectrometers provide 5D hyperspectral mapping.

May 26, 2016

Available for UV-visible-NIR and Raman microspectrometers, 5D Hyperspectral Mapping™ plug-in software module enables users to map spectral response of surfaces of samples by point scanning. With microscopic spatial resolution between each point, high resolution maps may be created representing all 3 dimensions, 2 axes of spectra, and of time. Maps may be from transmission, absorbance, reflectance, fluorescence, luminescence, and even polarization data. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Personal Aerosol Monitor helps minimize worker exposure.

May 25, 2016

Suitable for variety of workplace environments, SidePak™ AM520 provides real-time aerosol mass concentration readings of dust, fumes, mist, smoke, and fog within worker breathing zone. Intrinsically safe, light scattering laser photometer also enables real-time exposure monitoring for diesel particulate matter. Operating continuously for 20+ hours using Li-Ion battery, instrument offers access to multiple mass size fractions, instant data reporting, and user-adjustable audible/visual alarms. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Light Booth helps evaluate color critical applications.

May 20, 2016

Offering effective way to judge color anywhere color quality needs to be evaluated, Judge QC Light Booth helps optimize quality control operations. Product offers variety of lighting conditions, enabling users to determine how color will look in factory, as well as outside, in fluorescent-lit store, or in home environment. Lamp service indicator shows how functional lamps are, while multiple options for lamp replacement help ensure maximum up-time. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spellman High Voltage to Exhibit at the 64th Annual ASMS Conference in San Antonio

May 17, 2016

Hauppauge New York – Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of custom high voltage power conversion products, will be exhibiting at the upcoming American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) Conference, held from June 5th through June 9th at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. Spellman’s technical and sales staff will... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectroradiometer enables inspection to Rec. 2020 standards.

May 17, 2016

With contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1 and wavelength resolution of 0.4 nm, GS-1290 Display Measurement System is useful for metrology tasks in display fabrication, including inspection of reference monitors. High blue light sensitivity makes system effective for use with virtually all display types, including LED backlit displays. Equipped with AVS telescope for image acquisition, GS-1290 DMS has software-selectable apertures, enabling measurement spot size to be varied from 72 µm up to 28 mm. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Photometer communicates with smartphones and tablets.

May 17, 2016

Integrating 2-way wireless communication with smartphone or tablet, eXact iDip® 570 is suitable for measuring water quality for aquarium/aquatic life in both fresh and marine water settings. eXact iDip® app comes with 4 tests installed including pH, Free Chlorine, Combined Chlorine, and Total Alkalinity. Multilingual app enables test parameter customization, mobile sharing, and data organization. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Densitometer offers one-button operation.

April 19, 2016

Featuring portable, battery-powered design, Densi-H Density/Specific Gravity Meter operates on oscillating tube principle and reports results in seconds. Reporting capabilities include density, specific gravity and API degrees, Brix, % Alcohol, % H2SO4, °Baume, °Plato, and Proof. Built-in API tables (product groups A, B and D) allow API compliant measurement for quality control of crude oil, gasoline, petroleum products, and lubricants (ASTM D7777). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Time Domain Reflectometer supports bi-directional testing.

April 15, 2016

Available with SmartLoop™ technology, OptiFiber® Pro OTDR comes with ability to test 2 separate fiber links in both directions from one end in one test. SmartLoop provides, which instant bi-directional averaged results as required by TIA-568.3-D and can reduce time required for testing fiber by 50% or more, features algorithms to automatically test 2 fibers concurrently while providing individual pass/fail analysis with bi-directional averaged results. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

User-Serviceable Photometers optimize filter testers.

April 15, 2016

Designed to retrofit to Model 8127 and 8130 filter testers, Model 8177 User-Serviceable Photometers feature solid-state laser diodes and fast response and purge times. Upstream and downstream photometers can be cleaned by trained technician on site in less than 1 hour, minimizing downtime. Capable of measuring filtration efficiencies up to 99.999%, automated filter testers are 42 CFR 84, EN 143, ISO 23328-1, and GB2626 compliant. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bruker Announces High-Performance and Cost-Effective NMR Solutions for the Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries

April 14, 2016

PITTSBURGH – At the 57th Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference (www.enc-conference.org), Bruker (NASDAQ: BRKR) is showcasing several innovative drug discovery, drug development and process control solutions for small molecule NMR characterization in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.     --  AssureNMR with CRAFT:  Now... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld XRF Spectrometer combines speed and precision.

April 11, 2016

Used for performing positive material identification, SPECTRO xSORT does not require operators to switch methods between samples or use helium flushes or vacuum systems. SPECTRO xSORT Alloy model delivers grade identification in seconds, while SPECTRO xSORT AlloyPlus analyzes most alloys within 2 sec and identifies alloys based on light elements – aluminum, magnesium, silicon, phosphorus, and sulfur – in 7 sec. Touchscreen, WLAN, and automatic iCAL standardization are standard. Read More