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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MD Area Sensors come with IEC IP67 ingress protection rating.

Jun 08, 2017

Available in CX0 basic and CX2 advanced versions, Micro Detectors area sensors are integrated with Teach-in functions which are used for adjusting product setting and blanking. CX0 series basic area sensors offer sensing distance up to 6m and detection height up to 320mm whereas CX2 advanced sensors come with 6m and 960mm respectively. Featuring LEDs which shows sensor status, alignment,... Read More

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Multispectral Double 4K Sensors automatically captures crop health data.

May 03, 2017

Providing high-megapixel crop health imagery and data, Multispectral Double 4K Sensors are used for collecting visual band imagery and vegetation indices. Offering blue, green, red, red edge, and NIR spectral bands, units can be installed easily to DJI Inspire 1, Matrice 100, 200, and 600 drone platforms for capturing high-value NDVI and NDRE crop health data.

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Laser Power/Energy Meter has multi-format color display.

Jul 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... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

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

Jun 02, 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

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Radiometer measures very low powers down to 300 fW.

Feb 19, 2016

Integrating photodiode sensor and 18 Hz chopper, Model RM9-PD measures power of very low level CW or quasi CW sources with response time of 3.6 sec. Sensor is calibrated over entire range of wavelengths, from 0.2–1.1 µm, rather than single wavelength. Featuring digitally synthesized lock-in amplifier that minimizes external noise, sensor can measure power levels from 300 fW to 300... 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

Feb 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Beam Monitoring System supports dynamic measurements.

Jun 24, 2015

Featuring magnification optics for measuring beams with spot sizes down to 55 µm, non-contact BeamWatch® 2.0 monitors high-power (up to 100 kW) YAG, fiber, and diode lasers in 980–1,080 nm range used in industrial material processing applications. Unit takes measurements every 60 msec, providing instant readings of focus spot size and beam position as well as dynamic measurements of... Read More

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Irradiance Sensor measures narrowband LED and laser sources.

Mar 17, 2015

Designed to measure LED and laser sources from 200–850 nm, PD300RM Irradiance and Energy Density Sensor automatically adjusts to provide correct power and energy measurements based on specific wavelength designated by user. Unit also incorporates cosine corrected quartz glass diffuser, suitable for UV radiation. Model PD300RM-UV measures irradiance levels from 15 nW/cm² to 300 mW/cm²,... Read More

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General Monitors Gas & Flame Detectors Receive DNV-GL and MED Marine Approvals

Mar 10, 2015

Ideal for FPSO Vessels, Offshore Platforms, Marine Environments LAKE FOREST, CA — General Monitors announces that its most popular advanced gas and flame detectors now meet the Marine Equipment Directive (MED) for Det Norske Veritas’ (DNV) Offshore Standards as well as DNV•GL Type Approval. MED is the European Directive requiring that gas and flame detectors installed in marine... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power and Energy Meter measures lasers up to 120 kW.

Feb 18, 2015

With response time of <1 minute, 120K-W Laser Power Meter can measure very high power, fiber, IR, and Nd:YAG lasers. Portable unit consists of beam dump with overall dimensions of 50 x 50 cm, and water flow power measurement unit with 11 x 15 x 34 cm dimensions. Connecting to PC via RS-232 interface, meter includes software that displays and graphs power and water flow rate. It is suited for... Read More

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Video Inspection Systems feature leak-proof design.

Dec 19, 2014

With Wet/Dry Video Inspection Systems, users can inspect inaccessible or hazardous areas to identify and diagnose hidden problems without disassembly or teardown. IP67-rated probes, grips, and monitors are guaranteed leak-proof to depth of 1 m. Available in non-recording and recording models, scopes feature 3.5 in. LCD monitor with ability to flip still image or video 180° or zoom up to 4X.... Read More

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HD Vis/NIR Image Sensor addresses changing security market needs.

Nov 03, 2014

Using frontside illumination technology, 1/3 in. OV9750 can capture visible and NIR video in HD. This dedicated security image sensor, built on 3.75 micron OmniPixel3-HS™ pixel architecture, captures clear images and video in high-, low-, and no-light environments for consumer and commercial applications. Product fits in 6.3 x 5.2 mm package and can operate in SXGA (1280 x 960) resolution at 60... Read More

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Laser Power and Energy Meter offers USB communications.

Jul 30, 2014

With USB option, StarLite Meter can communicate directly with PC and display all measurements on StarLab 3.0 laser measurement software. Handheld unit displays variety of beam measurements, including power, single shot energy, energy, and frequency of high repetition rate lasers as well as beam position and size. Equipped with 320 x 240 pixel TFT display with 16 mm digits, StarLite monitors power... Read More

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VNIR Hyperspectral Sensor suits hand-launched UAVs.

Jul 02, 2014

Intended for commercial UAV deployment, Nano-Hyperspec Sensor operates in 400–1,000 nm spectral range and includes onboard data processing and storage to minimize constraints inherent with small, hand-launched UAVs. Sensor can be combined with optional GPS/IMU capabilities to provide fully integrated airborne configuration. Measuring 3 x 3 x 4.7 in., sensor features 640 spatial bands and 270... Read More

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Mineral Contact Probe offers fatigue-free measurement.

Jan 15, 2014

Plugging into SPECTRAL EVOLUTION spectrometers or spectroradiometers, Mineral Contact Probe measures surface reflectance from 350–2,500 nm, making it suited for mining exploration, core shack logging, and chip tray analysis. Pistol grip unit features 5 W tungsten halogen light source, impact-resistant ABS thermoplastic handle, pushbutton trigger for data collection, and metal clad fiber... Read More

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Pyroelectric Laser Energy Sensor measures as low as 50 nJ.

Jan 09, 2014

Featuring broad spectral range operating from 150 nm to 12 µm, Model PE9-ES-C measures at high repetition rates up to 10 kHz. Unit features 8 mm active aperture area and supports pulse widths to 20 µs. User-adjustable threshold prevents false readings in noisy environments, while built-in wavelength correction ensures accuracy and repeatability. Up to 250,000 points of data can be stored... Read More

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Spectrometer Probe remotely senses ambient light.

Dec 27, 2013

Suited for ambient light remote sensing applications that require fiber optic data collection, Pistol Grip features low-reflectance, impact-resistant ABS thermoplastic handle with tether hole. Thumbscrew tightly secures fiber optic cable and lens, while pushbutton trigger is used for data collection. With Picatinny rail, users can mount options such as laser sighting scopes and spirit levels.... Read More

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Video Inspection System has pocket-sized design.

Nov 20, 2013

Built to survive harsh environments of HVACR maintenance and plumbing, PalmScope™ (DCS950) can be operated with one hand and facilitates use via 5 control buttons: power on/off, brightness up, brightness down, video zoom (up to 4X), and video flip (180°). Features include 2 ft long probe with 0.35 in. dia camera tip, 2.7 in. color LCD screen with 320 x 240 pixel (QVGA)... Read More

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Near-IR Transmission Probe features extended length design.

Nov 19, 2013

Offered in lengths up to 1.2 m with 27 mm diameter, FPT-850EL Extended Length Probe delivers remote sensing using standard Near-IR analyzer. Proprietary sealing technique consists of direct sapphire to metal welded pressure seal, providing high degree of chemical resistance since materials in contact with process are sapphire, high nickel alloys, and thin flash of gold or PTFE. Elimination of... Read More

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Commercial Power Sensor measures fiber lasers up to 100 kW.

Sep 24, 2013

With response time of less than 1 minute, 100K-W Laser Power Meter measures high power beams at distance past focal spot of laser or, alternatively, at distance from diverging fiber output where beam has expanded to about 100 mm diameter. Portable unit consists of 50 x 50 cm beam dump and 11 x 15 x 34 cm water flow power measurement unit. Meter connects to PC via RS-232 and includes software... Read More