Mechanical Testers

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

Wireless IoT Sensors enhance water monitoring capabilities.

September 28, 2016

Powered by user-replaceable C lithium battery, Telog® 41 Series uses low-power, Long-Range (LoRa®) wireless communications to remotely measure and monitor water, wastewater, and groundwater systems, including water pressures, flows, levels and rainfall volumes. These IoT sensors, as part of smart water infrastructure, communicate data using LoRaWAN technology to Telog software at intervals between 5 min and 24 hr. Configurable alerts and alarms automate event detection/reporting. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Force Gauges help manufacturers optimize packaging.

September 27, 2016

With ±0.1% accuracy, PCE-DFG Series can measure both tensile and compressive forces. Models offer ranges/resolutions of 0–5 N/0.0005 N, 0–10 N/0.001 N, 0–20 N /0.005 N, and 0–500 N/0.05 N. Each gauge has sampling rate of 2,000 Hz, storage rate of 1 Hz, and 3 modes of measurement: peak, auto peak, and track. Equipped with 160 x 128 dot matrix LCD, gauges offer 6 units of measurement: N, mN, gf, lbf, kgf, and ozf. Up to 1,000 readings can be saved to internal memory. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Pressure Transmitter provides CANbus outputs.

September 26, 2016

Supplied in welded, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing measuring less than 1 in. diameter, Model EPT1005 is available with pressure ranges from 1–20,000 psi. Electronically compensated unit is designed for use in rugged environments with temperatures from -40 to +250°F. Utilizing piezoresistive silicon sensor technology, transmitter provides hysteresis and repeatability of <0.01% and static accuracy of 0.1%. Long term repeatability is <0.1% FS/yr. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Impact Tester aims to reduce playground head injuries.

September 19, 2016

Designed for testing various recreational surfaces, HeadSAFE Impact Tester is dropped from designated heights and data is used to calculate potential for head injury. Portable ASTM-compliant unit features built-in data logger with internal accelerometers that are DC-response and ranged for surface testing. HeadSAFE records XYZ impact data with detailed date and time stamped history. Up to 2,000 events can be stored in 1 GB flash memory, which can be downloaded for analysis. Read More

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

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Advance Communication Test and Measurement Solutions at ECOC 2016

September 8, 2016

400Gb/s Solutions Include Generation and Analyses of Coherent Optical Modulated Signals Required for Next-Generation Networking Highlights:

  • Keysight will show new modulations techniques, such as PAM-4, that simplify accurate receiver testing for 400GbE devices
  • Keysight will show new and enhanced solutions for creating better designs, making validation easier, and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Torque Measuring System features shunt calibration.

September 8, 2016

Comprising 3 subsystems, WISER 4000 can measure torque, acceleration, pressure, and temperature. Remote unit consists of data capture electronics connected to Micro-Measurements strain gages, transceiver, and battery. Base unit plugs into PC USB port and houses antenna, transceiver, and up to 4 analog outputs. Output is wirelessly transmitted via 2.45 GHz signals at up to 100 ft line of sight. WISER Data Viewer software enables configuration, calibration, live monitoring, and data logging. Read More

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

Multi-Sensor Transmitter suits diesel engine emissions testing.

August 24, 2016

With dew/frost point and temperature sensors on remote cables and barometric pressure sensor built into control module, DewTrak-DE measures environmental parameters at air intake of diesel engines for use in analysis during emissions testing. Analog and digital communications are standard. Able to be used in testing and research laboratories as well as in field for diverse equipment, instrument meets industry specifications for aforementioned measurements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Hardness Testing increases functionality via DiaMet software.

August 2, 2016

Wilson® hardness testing systems support DiaMet™ software, which provides features that facilitate and accelerate such specific applications as documentation of hardness distribution in welds as well as depth of hardening in induction-hardened workpieces or objects treated with conventional hardening processes. Operable via mouse or touchscreen, system provides features for planning, running, analyzing, documenting, and archiving individual measurements and measurement series. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Emerson as the Leader in Wireless Pressure Gauges

July 19, 2016

SHAKOPEE, MINN (July 15, 2016) - Frost Sullivan recognized Emerson as the Product Line Strategy Leader in the global wireless pressure gauges market. Emerson launched the Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge, the industry’s first WirelessHART® pressure gauge, in late 2015. “Unlike many of its other competitors, Emerson focused on first testing this new product in a long line of pressure... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Calibrator offers built-in HART capabilities.

July 14, 2016

Featuring modular design, Model 2271A Industrial Pressure Calibrator can be configured to meet different needs. Unit operates from -15 to 3,000 psi for calibration of different types of pressure gauges and sensors with one device. Removable pressure measurement modules enable users to change or add measurement ranges. With graphical user interface and intuitive menu structure, calibrator can be fully automated to help calibration laboratories run more efficiently. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pull Test Kit aids permanent magnetic separator assessment.

July 11, 2016

Supplied in compact case, Pull Test Kit features separate compartments for organization and storage, all necessary tools and materials, as well as instructions on how to conduct proper and valid pull test. Options include digital scale with traceable calibration certification (P/N 201512425G2) or mechanical scale (P/N 107121E). Included literature also lists pull test measurement guidelines for specific Eriez magnetic separator models. Read More

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

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register data, support includes Modbus connection and user-selectable time increments for data retrieval. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

TECAT to Demonstrate WISER 4000 Wireless Torque Measuring and Monitoring System in Automotive Applications at Sensors Expo & Conference 2016

June 20, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - June 14, 2016 - TECAT Performance Systems today announced that it will be highlighting its new WISER 4000 wireless torque measuring and monitoring system at Sensors Expo Conference 2016, being held June 21-23 in San Jose, California. In booth 1225 at the McEnery Convention Center, TECAT will provide live demonstrations of the system in automotive applications, including... Read More

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

Transmitters and Switches increase process monitoring versatility.

June 9, 2016

One Series includes 5 switch only, transmitter only, and hybrid transmitter-switch models that offer alternatives to mechanical switches and transmitters for controlling operations based on temperature or pressure. Explosionproof and programmable, models incorporate diagnostics; programmable set point, deadband, and trip delay; and nuisance trip filtering. Features, along with integral digital process display, include HART® compatibility and integral keypad.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitter features flush tip-zero cavity design.

June 3, 2016

With flush tip-zero cavity design and isolated sensor, Model 386 eliminates transmitter port clogging as well as installation torque effects on output signal. Unit incorporates solid stainless steel machined diaphragm along with all-welded sealed housing, making it impervious to fluid ingress and minimizing risk of damage to electronics. Available in 13 configurable ranges covering 0–150 to 0–10 K psig or psis, transmitter can withstand up to 1.5X proof pressure and up to 5X burst pressure. Read More

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Head Impact Management System protects athletes and soldiers.

June 2, 2016

Comprising X-Patch Pro wearable impact sensor, X2 Impact Data Management app, and Integrated Concussion Evaluation app, X2 Head Impact Management System helps maintain health and performance of athletes and soldiers by limiting head impact exposure. Worn behind ear, sensor records head impacts and sends data via Bluetooth to IDM app on tablet, for instant viewing and immediate action. X2 ICE app is used for baseline testing and post-impact assessments of neurocognitive performance. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure/Temperature Transducer suits oil and gas operations.

June 2, 2016

With outside diameter of just .37 in. to save tool space, Paine™ 310-38-0050 Series acquires critical data for smooth and efficient downhole oil and gas drilling and production operations. Ultra-miniature transducer measures pressure up to 25 kpsi and temperature up to 425°F to cover wide range of operating environments. Device features total error band of ±0.01% and drift specification of less than 0.05% over 60 days. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Gauges are available to meet needs of any industry.

May 18, 2016

NOSHOK pressure gauges provide measurement solutions, including ability to control, check, and regulate process media. Available from standard dial and digital gauges to DP and sanitary gauges in several types with pressure ranges from 30 Vac to 100,000 psi, products offer diverse casing, fill, connection, and mounting options. Along with CE-compliant transmitters and transducers, features include 50–1,000 g shock ratings, 10–20 g vibration rating, and accuracy from ±0.125% to ±0.5% FS. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Micro-Hardness Testers suit quality control applications.

May 13, 2016

Featuring adjustable 7 in. color touchscreen, Wilson® VH1102 and VH1202 offer deadweight loads from 10 g to 2 kg and 9 automatically selectable loading stages. VH1102 is equipped with turret providing 4 positions, including indenter for Knoop or Vickers and 2 standard objectives for 10x and 50x magnification at normal working distance. VH1202 features 6-position turret, including 2 indenters for both Knoop and Vickers, and additional objective with 5x magnification at long working distance. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

King Portable Brinell Tester Upgrades

May 3, 2016

5 New King® Portable Brinell Tester Improvements! King Tester® is excited to announce the introduction of FIVE King Tester® Portable Brinell Tester improvements which can be retrofitted to any new or existing tester to upgrade the quality, consistency, and reliability of the original King Tester®. 1. Purge Valve – Allows for air removal without performing a complete oil change to... Read More