Mechanical Testers

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Work Tools facilitate connector assembly.

January 28, 2016

Aligning with connector products for both large form factor industrial and board level connectivity, Tightening Torque Tools offer fixed torque of 0.5 Nm, making it almost impossible to over- or under-tighten. Slimline Screwdrivers are suited for assembly with integration of insulation at blade diameter. Offered in battery-operated or manually operated models, Panel Punches make it possible to accurately create corresponding panel cut out. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Roughness and Contour Measuring System is built for precision.

January 27, 2016

Able to generate surface finish and contour measurements in one pass, MarSurf® UD 130 features measuring speeds to 5 mm/sec, biomimetic probe design, and automatic probe arm recognition. Travel length is 130 mm, Z-axis measuring range is up to 20 mm, and resolution is 2 nm. While interferometric probe system provides technical data, probe movement is registered by photodiodes and evaluated electronically. Different probe tip geometries are available for different measuring tasks. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Full-Bridge Strain Gages offer small, high-resistance patterns.

January 15, 2016

Based on Advanced Sensors technology, Transducer Class® S5056/S5020/S5046/S5047 offer alternative to bonding multiple, individual strain gages in bending and torque/shear applications. Features include optimized grid-to-grid temperature matching; range of pattern configurations; gold-plated solder pads; and resistance from 350 Ω to 20 kΩ. All 4 active arms of Wheatstone bridge circuit are formed on single carrier, and all intrabridge connections are integrated into pattern. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Jaw Force Gauges measure grip on workpieces.

January 11, 2016

With Jaw Force Gauges, users can accurately measure force applied to each chuck jaw independently, so that problems can be diagnosed and corrected before failure occurs. Reading in pounds of chucking force per jaw is holding force available for that specific jaw. Providing force range from 0–30,000 lb, gauges are suitable for chucks from 6–18 in. Gauges identify potential safety hazards and keep chucks operating at full force for maximum production and service life. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Submersible LVDT Position Transmitter serves subsea applications.

December 30, 2015

Featuring CANopen interface that complies with CiA 443 for subsea instruments, Macro Sensors SSIR 937 offers interoperable and standardized communications to network with devices from different manufacturers used on ocean floor. Transmitter withstands external pressures to 7,500 psi with MTBF of >1 million hr when encased in special alloys, and repeatability, with error of <0.01% of full range, is maintained despite offsets due to pressure and/or temperature. Movement is measured to <2 mm. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Router enables remote pressure readings.

December 15, 2015

Providing internet connectivity for Bluetooth-enabled CirrusSense™ pressure sensors attached to refrigerant, oil, and water lines, CirrusSense™ Wireless Router enables remote pressure readings, diagnostics, and immediate email/text alerts. All-digital sensors are available in 2 compensated accuracies of 1% and 0.25% and can monitor pressure of any fluid from vacuum to 10,000 psi. Sealed to IP65 rating, sensors uses one-piece, precision-machined stainless steel diaphragm and header. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Measurement Solutions solve process control challenges.

December 2, 2015

Rosemount 3051S Thermal Range Expander with UltraTherm™ 805 oil fill fluid enables pressure measurements by direct-mounting diaphragm seal system to processes reaching 770°F without impulse piping or heat tracing. Calculating DP through digital architecture, Rosemount 3051S ERS™ System is suitable for SIL 2 and 3 applications. Rosemount 3051S High Static DP Transmitter, with its SuperModule™ platform and coplanar design, provides flow measurement in applications to 15,000 psi. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

WirelessHART® Pressure Gauge helps optimize plant operations.

November 20, 2015

By enabling remote collection of field data, Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge keeps operators updated on changing field conditions and helps ensure personnel safety by minimizing manual operator rounds and field exposure. Device utilizes piezeoresistive sensor technology and is equipped with 4.5 in. gauge face for easy visibility. Housed in engineered polymer enclosure with NEMA 4X, IP66/67 rating, product provides up to 10 years of reliable readings. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Optics & Photonics

In-Situ Electron Microscopy Tools foster real-time observation.

November 19, 2015

NanoEx™ holders enable materials scientists and engineers to observe, in real-time, changes at micro, nano, and atomic scale in morphology and dynamic properties of materials under mechanical, electrical, and thermal stimuli as well as environmental conditions mimicking actual use cases. Specific products include NanoEx i/v heating solution, which uses MEMS-based nanoheaters; NanoEx 3D Indenter; and NanoEx 3D STM/EP electric nanoprobing solution. All work with FEI TEM platforms. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable 8-in-1 Calibrator uncovers undiagnosed loop problems.

November 19, 2015

Combining 8 single-function calibrators, legacy 10–50 mA capabilities, and troubleshooting tools, PIE 850 helps diagnose hard-to-find, common loop control problems. Handheld instrument includes milliamp current calibrator, voltage calibrator, thermocouple calibrator, RTD resistance calibrator, frequency calibrator, pH simulator, continuity checker, and pressure calibrator. Also included, Loop diagnostic technology and LoopScope feature reveal all loop parameters in one glance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitter is suited for hygienic process applications.

November 16, 2015

Used to help ensure consistent product quality in hygienic processes subject to regular clean-in-place/sterilize-in-place (CIP/SIP) regimens, Rosemount™ 3051HT utilizes pressure sensor technology and hygienic design to maintain measurement stability for up to 5 years. Transmitter stabilizes quickly after cleaning cycles and returns to calibrated settings. This enables manufacturers to produce repeatable batches at accelerated rate. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Pressure Transducers are UL-Recognized components.

November 13, 2015

Designed to perform in extreme operating environments, rugged T2, G2, and G3 sensors are approved for installation into UL-Listed systems/equipment. T2 and G2 both offer 30–20,000 psig (compound to 300 psig) ranges, while G3 offers vacuum, compound and 5–300 psig, and 15–300 psia ranges. While G2 and G3 share 4–20 mA, 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, 1–5 Vdc, 1–6 Vdc, 0.5–4.5 Vdc (ratiometric) output options, T2 offers 4–20 mA, 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, 1–5 Vdc, 1–6 Vdc, 0.5–4.5 Vdc (ratiometric) output options. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Vickers/Knoop Hardness Test System employs automated test program.

November 4, 2015

Offering various scales and magnifications, Wilson VH3300 delivers flexibility for automated hardness testing to ASTM and ISO. Solution features 6-position test head with up to 3 indenters and 3 zoom objectives, automated X/Y sample stage available in 2 sizes (180 x 180 mm standard), and image analysis system. Handling test loads from 5 g to 60 kg, system comes with collision protection technology, high-speed sample stage, Hi-Res digital camera, and DiaMet™ universal testing software. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Torque Gauge provides testing flexibility.

November 3, 2015

Along with menu programming that facilitates selection and setup, multilingual FG-7000T features numerical or graph mode display operation. Operational modes include Peak, First Peak, Preset, or Track Mode, and external input immediately recognizes torque sensors – 9, 44, and 88 lb-in. capacities – with standard chuck adapter. Measuring frictional resistance between rubber slider mounted on end of pendulum arm and test surface, gauge also features 1,000 point memory with definable groups. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Circular Chart Recorders come in Pelican case.

November 2, 2015

Available with any combination of up to 3 pressure (10 in. of water up to 30,000 psi) or temperature (0 to +1,100°F) systems, Portable Pressure and Temperature Recorders come in Pelican™ cases with plexiglass window or solid door and pressure equalization valve. Watertight, crushproof, dustproof enclosure also features heavy-duty deflector ribs and stainless steel padlock protectors. Feet are adjustable for placement on uneven surfaces and rubberized to prevent slippage. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

DC Current Transducer offers ambient temperature compensation.

October 20, 2015

Housed in split-core package so existing wiring remains undisturbed, DT Series features temperature range of -20 to +50°C and provides 333 mVdc, 5 or 10 Vdc output proportional to DC current. With microprocessor-based method of signal conditioning, sensor output is automatically adjusted as temperature changes. DT Series is suited for applications such as measuring photovoltaic output in panels producing less than 50 A or less than 100 A, as well as monitoring smaller DC motors. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitter targets mobile working machines.

October 16, 2015

Designed for mobile working machines that operate under extreme conditions in harsh environments, Model MH-3 includes diagnostic function which helps field repair technicians quickly identify problems. Signal clamping eliminates out-of-range signals from transmitter which could cause machine to act erratically or completely shut down. Featuring customizable design, transmitter is suited for load monitoring and indication, as well as hydraulic drive control. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intrinsically Safe Pressure Transmitters suit hazardous locations.

October 14, 2015

FM-certified for hazardous locations, OMEGA® PX51-IS/PXM51-IS Series feature all-stainless steel construction with thick film sensing element. Gage, absolute, and sealed gage models are available with selection of outputs and unique dual fitting. Along with 4–20 mA output and 10–28 Vdc excitation voltage, features include ±0.25% FS accuracy (combined linearity, hysteresis, repeatability); 100 MΩ @ 50 Vdc min resistance between body and wire; and 60 to 160°F compensated temperature range.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

HART-Enabled Transmitters integrate switching for on-off control.

October 6, 2015

Lending to predictive maintenance strategy by reducing routine inspections and unplanned shutdowns, One Series 1XTXSW provides programmable switching functionality for industrial process monitoring applications. These solid-state transmitters with smart diagnostics integrate HART 7-compatible, 4–20 mA output and 2 solid-state programmable relays for monitoring temperature or pressure in safety, alarm, and emergency shutdown applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pressure Decay Leak Detector features graphical touchscreen.

September 28, 2015

Suited for applications requiring multiple test configurations or flexible control of associated tooling, Model FCO770 provides 300 product settings with up to 16 sequence steps and variety of test types such as leak, blockage, ramp, dump, and input/output. Unit features barcode scanner support, built-in data logger with USB memory stick connection, and communications via RS232, RS485, USB, or Ethernet. Supplied in steel benchtop case, detector offers pressure ranges from vacuum to 30 bar. Read More