Probes

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Condition Monitoring Kit assesses machine health.

June 22, 2016

By testing bearings, pumps, electric motors, and compressors, CMAK 400-ML Basic Condition Monitoring Kit enables multi-parameter machine assessment. Kit includes SKF Machine Condition Advisor to simultaneously measure machine vibration signals and temperature; external sensor featuring 100 mV/g accelerometer; SKF IR Thermometer serving as dual laser sighted non-contact instrument; and SKF Inspector 400 Ultrasonic Probe, which senses high frequency sounds, leaks, and electric discharges. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

MR Conditional Pacing Lead is smallest available in USA.

June 20, 2016

Featuring FDA approval, Solia S ProMRI® is available with 5.6 French lead body and in 45, 53, and 60 cm lengths. Polyurethane coating over silicone, designed to reduce friction, facilitates introduction through small vessels and complex anatomy, while soft distal segment helps reduce stress and minimize myocardial trauma. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Semi-Rigid Coax Test Probes operate to 6 GHz max.

June 17, 2016

Offered in 0.02, 0.034, and 0.047 in. dia and 3, 6, 9, and 12 in. lengths, semi-rigid test probes assist in testing microwave circuits. Soldering of outer conductor to signal ground and exposed center conductor to trace carrying signal of interest enables sampling measurement without separate subassembly circuit board or adding connector to circuit layout. Versions include straight-cut probe ends and pre-stripped probe ends, and SMA connector interface meets 1.35:1 VSWR specification. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Predator C Avenger Flies with Ms-177 Long-Range Sensor

June 16, 2016

Demonstrates U2-class Surveillance Capability from Significant Standoff Ranges SAN DIEGO – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced the successful flight tests of Predator® C Avenger®, equipped with a MS-177... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

June 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting conditions, internal Fixed Pattern Noise correction offers images with optimized uniformity. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vishay Intertechnology to Demonstrate Leading Ambient, Proximity, UV, and RGBW Light Sensors at Sensors Expo & Conference 2016

June 13, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. - June 8, 2016 - The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for Sensors Expo Conference 2016, taking place June 21-23 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. In booth 419, Vishay will provide demonstrations of its leading ambient, proximity, ultraviolet (UV), and RGBW light sensors for consumer,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ophir Photonics Announces the Helios Laser Power Meter for Measuring High Power Lasers in Industrial Automation Applications

June 2, 2016

North Logan, UT - Ophir Photonics Group, a Newport Corporation company celebrating 40 years of excellence as the global leader in precision laser measurement equipment, has announced the Helios, a compact laser power meter for measuring high power lasers in industrial processing applications. The Helios measures high power solid state lasers – such as diode, fiber, and Nd:YAG lasers – with... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Inline Grain Moisture Meter offers accurate real-time measurement.

May 24, 2016

Using low-power microwaves to penetrate surface every 0.2 sec, PCE-A-315 obtains interior moisture readings from grain without causing any damage. Measurement range is 5%–40% during continuous mass flow, and error is ±0.5% from 5%–18% grain moisture. Due to integrated temperature probe, readings are accurate from 41 to 131°F. Analyzer supports connection to evaluation software, data loggers, process controllers, and complete process control systems through RS485 and 4–20 mA interfaces. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Integrated UV Light Sensor delivers optimized sensitivity.

May 6, 2016

Designed to convert solar UV light intensity to digital data, VEML6075 provides measurement of signal strength and allows for true UVI calculation in portable/mobile devices and weather stations. Incorporated IC has 5 sensitive areas, and Filtron technology optimizes UV sensitivity and linearity. Offering individual UVA and UVB channels with 16-bit resolution and respective sensitivity of 365 and 330 nm, product comes in 2.0 x 1.25 x 1.0 mm, 4-pin OPLGA package with I²C bus interface. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Monitoring Service helps prevent food spoilage.

May 5, 2016

Designed to continuously and wirelessly monitor temperature of perishable goods, Digi Honeycomb™ helps users comply with public health requirements and food safety regulations. Subscription-based service is comprised of handheld probes, wireless sensors, gateways, and software that allow temperature data to be monitored, logged, retrieved, and integrated into back-office systems. Automatic alerts can be set for all temperatures types, including frozen, refrigerated, ambient, and hot-holding. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Yorker Electronics Features Vishay UVA and UVB Light Sensor with I²C Interface

May 2, 2016

NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – New Yorker Electronics is now distributing Vishay’s VEML6075 UVA/UVB Light Sensor, a Vishay Super 12 Product for 2016. The VEML6075 senses UVA and UVB light and incorporates photodiode, amplifiers and analog/digital circuits into a single chip using a CMOS process. When the UV sensor is applied, it is able to detect UVA and UVB intensity to provide a measure of the... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SWIR InGaAs Linear Array delivers low read noise.

April 27, 2016

Designed for spectroscopy and machine vision, 1024L1-12.5-T provides 1,024 x 1 resolution with 12.5 micron pitch and delivers read noise of <550e- for 250 µm tall pixel. Suppression circuit achieves read noise levels down to to <100e- for certain spectroscopy applications. Able to image Vis and SWIR bands with response from 0.4&ndash;1.7 µm, product integrates digital ROIC chip and 14-bit ADCs. Latter maximizes dynamic range (>6000:1) and minimizes noise while delivering 34 klines/s at 1024 elements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Differential Probes meet IEC 61010-031 safety standard.

April 19, 2016

Compatible with oscilloscopes from all major manufacturers, Elditest High Voltage Differential Probes make safe, accurate measurements between 2 voltage points where neither point is referenced to ground. Probes offer input voltage of ±800 V, ±7.5 kV, or ±15 kV for both differential and common mode voltage, depending on probe chosen. Supplied in safety yellow housing, probes feature 2 attenuation settings as well as power and over-range indicators. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Transmissive Optical Sensors support automotive applications.

April 13, 2016

Offered in compact 5.5 x 4 x 5.7 mm package, single-channel TCPT1600X01 includes IR emitter and phototransistor detector located face-to-face in surface-mount package, while dual-channel TCUT1600X01 includes IR emitter and 2 phototransistor detectors. AEC-Q101-qualified devices have tall dome height, offering vertical headroom for code wheel in turn-and-push applications. Delivering typical output current of 1.6 mA, sensors operate at wavelength of 950 nm and at temperatures from -40 to +105°C. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

RGB-IR Sensors support dual band color filters.

April 8, 2016

Leveraging innovative color array pattern, 1/3 in. CameraChip&trade; OV4686 and OV9756 can capture quality infrared images and video, even from long ranges, with minimal color aliasing. Model OV4686, built on 2 micron OmniBSI-2&trade; pixel, captures full-resolution 1080p HD video at 120 fps and 720p HD at 180 fps. Utilizing 3.75-micron OmniPixel3-HS&trade; high-sensitivity pixel architecture, Model OV9756 can operate in extremely high- and low-light conditions, delivering full-resolution 720p video at 60 fps. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Borescope features 1.8 mm working channel.

April 6, 2016

Featuring tungsten braided probe with 6.5 or 10 ft working length, IRis DVRx-WC can operate as visual inspection device and repair tool. Optional alligator jaw, magnet, and measurement device can reach area under inspection through 1.8 mm working channel. With SDHC memory cards, users can store image and video files. Additional features include 4-way articulation with 360° rotation, 5 in. color display, CMOS camera chip, adjustable 3-step LED illumination, and built-in digital zoom. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

SMART 6(TM) Named Among Top 3 New Products at Pittcon 2016

April 5, 2016

MATTHEWS, N.C. – CEM Corporation, a leading supplier of process control solutions, is pleased to announce that it's new SMART 6™ Moisture/Solids Analyzer was named one of the top new products at Pittcon by Instrument Business Outlook. The SMART 6 features two major innovations compared to other moisture analyzers: the ability to accurately analyze both wet and dry samples and a... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Probe Amplifier Browser Head offers 12 GHz of bandwidth.

March 23, 2016

Designed for use with InfiniiMax I/II Series probe amps, N2839A Differential Browser Head brings measurement fidelity of solder-in probe head to hand-held browsing. Spring-loaded probe tips ensure secure connection to DUT and can be adjusted to accommodate targets from 0&ndash;3 mm apart using thumbwheel. Low-inductance ground spring ensures that probe&rsquo;s frequency response remains constant regardless of span range setting. N2839A provides extremely low probe loading with 0.21 pF input capacitance. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Oscilloscope Probes work with smaller, faster designs.

March 21, 2016

Minimizing probe loading and improving access to small, densely packed test locations, TriMode&trade; P7700 series facilitates debugging of circuits found in mobile and enterprise designs. These probes, intended for use with Tektronix performance oscilloscopes, offer up to 20 GHz bandwidth and feature input amplifier <4 mm from connection point to minimize signal loss, probe tip capacitance, and noise. Signal path is fully characterized and automatically de-embedded from measurement results. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hybrid Contactor supports high-frequency testing.

March 15, 2016

Used for testing high frequency semiconductors in high-volume production, mmWave Contactor combines traditional spring probe architecture for low frequency and power I/O&rsquo;s with cantilever solution for peripheral high frequency transceiver I/O&rsquo;s. Keeping interface from test equipment to device as short as possible while minimizing number of transitions enables broadband performance from DC to 81 GHz to be maintained. Typical applications include automotive radar, WiGig, and 5G backhaul devices. Read More