Mechanical Testers

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Pressure Calibrator delivers lab accuracy in field.

February 23, 2015

Designed for process control applications, HPC40 Series can replace several gauges or calibrators and provides deadweight tester accuracy in on-site instrument. This mA loop calibrator, suitable for pressures ranging from vacuum to 15,000 psi, delivers accuracy of 0.035% of reading for all ranges and is fully compensated from -20 to +50°C. Latter enables same accuracy whether measuring pressure, current, voltage, or temperature. Use is facilitated via single-layer UI and full-color display.
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Two-Wire Industrial Pressure Transmitter delivers 0.1% accuracy.

February 5, 2015

Incorporating temperature-compensated piezoresistive transducer for gauge pressure measurements of non-corrosive gases and liquids, Type 5000 converts signal pressure input into 4–20 mA or 10–50 mA output with 0.1% typ accuracy. Transducer offers dynamic response and is insensitive to mounting orientation and vibration. Zero and span adjustments are accessible from field wiring compartment, and connections are accessible via top cover removal. Various industry certifications are available. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transducer features high-seed USBH output.

January 27, 2015

Available in gage, sealed gage, and absolute pressure models, PX51 features all-stainless steel construction and connects directly to computer. PC software takes data from transducer directly to digital domain, turning laptop or Windows®-based tablet (with USB connection) into virtual meter, chart recorder, or datalogger. Supplied with .NET APIs, command set for command-line access, and 6 ft USB cable, transducer supports use in harsh environments. Read More

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Differential Pressure Transducers utilize solid state sensor.

January 22, 2015

Based on micromachined silicon sensor, PX509HL Series provides stable reading with accuracy of 0.08% and broad compensated range of -20 to 85°C. Wet/wet differential pressure transducers operate in demanding industrial areas with ruggedized containment pressure up to 10,000 psi. Compensated overload range minimizes errors induced by large line pressures. Constructed of welded stainless steel, modular transducers offer user accessible potentiometers for zero and span. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Portable Tools

Torque and Automation Control eliminates potential variations.

January 21, 2015

Designed for automation and robotic fastening applications, SD-Series provides digital adjustable torque setting, variable torque and speed control, and multiple I/O options for integration with PLCs and other line control techniques. Built-in screw counter prevents screw-fastening errors and detects cross threading, omissions, unfinished rundowns, and cycle incompletes. Electric screwdrivers, featuring Swiss Maxon brushless motor technology, range from 0.08–13 lb-in. Read More

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Cold Cathode Gauge provides ±10% accuracy.

January 13, 2015

Offering wide measurement range from 10-10 to 10-2 Torr, Granville-Phillips® Series 500 includes electronics as well as digital and analog interfaces. Patent-pending method for determining pressure dosage over time provides for predictive maintenance. With USB interface and GP Connect software, users can set up gauge, graph pressure trend, and check usage statistics. Applications include R&D, coating, semiconductor, analytical, high energy physics, and general vacuum. Read More

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Friction and Peel Tester measures variety of materials.

January 2, 2015

With i-COFTEK 3500, users can determine static and kinetic coefficient of friction of plastic films, sheets, foils, paper, paper board, PP woven bags, and metal-material belts for communication cable, conveyor belts, and textiles. Tester can also measure peel strength of adhesive laminated products, medical adhesive bandages, release paper, and protective films. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Falling Ball Impact Tester is used for thin film testing.

January 2, 2015

With respective ranges of 50–2,000 g and 300–2,000 g and 0.1 g accuracy, i-Freefall 5100 determines impact resistance of such materials as plastic films, paper, and foils via free falling dart or ball method according to ASTM F1709 (method A and method B). Operation requires user to prepare test specimen according to specific standards, adjust instrument height, and attract falling ball. Accommodating specimens >150 x 150 mm, tester features pneumatic clamping.

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Packaging Tester measures puncture force of rubber stoppers.

December 31, 2014

In addition to determining puncture force of medical rubber closures, i-Meditek 1300 Medical Packaging Tester can measure pullout force of rubber closure, break force of ampoule, sliding resistance of syringe, connection force of syringe needle and needle hub, and seal performance of plastic blood bag. Instrument can also test tensile strength, peeling force, tearing force, piercing force, and opening force of films, adhesives, foils, fabrics, and other packaging materials. Read More

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Video Extensometer performs non-contact strain measurement.

December 22, 2014

Able to adapt to normal fluctuations of environmental conditions in lab and compatible with testing machines that uses ±10 V analog input, AVE 2 measures both modulus and strain to failure for diverse materials. Fully integrated device, which utilizes real-time 490 Hz data rate while achieving 1 micron accuracy, reduces errors from thermal and lighting variations common in most labs and can be used for strain measurement with Digital Image Correlation (DIC).
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Handheld Calibrator measures pressure to 10,000 psi.

December 18, 2014

Incorporating Quick-Select™ modules, Heise® PTE-2 measures pressure in ranges from 0.25 in. H2O through 10,000 psi and temperature over wide range with RTDs or thermocouples. Current and voltage input can also be displayed simultaneously with 2 other measurements, while 16,000 records can be logged for historical reference. Housed in IP65-rated enclosure, calibrator includes USB port, SD card, backlit LCD, and onboard loop power supply. Read More

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Heavy-Duty Pressure Transducers have explosionproof design.

December 18, 2014

Designed to withstand environmental and pressure conditions common to oil and gas equipment applications, Gems 31EP/EA and 32EP/EA Series incorporate sputtered thin-film pressure sensing technology and all-stainless steel wetted parts. Compact IP67 enclosure facilitates installation in space-constrained, hazardous environments; full-scale burst pressure performance can exceed 60,000 psi; and operational reliability exceeds >100 million cycles. Several options are available. Read More

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Pressure Sensors are suited for aircraft liquid/gas monitoring.

December 18, 2014

For mission-critical fuel, hydraulics, environmental control, coolant, and lubrication monitoring systems, AS-PT series includes models with thin film sputtered deposition strain-gage or variable capacitive ceramic sensing technologies. Leakproof transmitters measure pressure from 0–11,000 psia. Electronics with precision analog signal conditioning and ASIC circuitry for linearization combined with multi-point pressure calibration and temperature compensation promote accuracy and repeatability. Read More

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Impact Resistance Tester measures medical package material.

December 5, 2014

Supporting multi-unit result display and printing functions, i-Freeball 5100 Falling Dart Impact Tester monitors real-time voltage, current, energy consumption, and inclination angle of instrument as well as ambient temperature and relative humidity during test. Features include software, pneumatic clamping, two starting modes (manual and pedal switch), and built-in observation light. Read More

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Test Instrument measures sealing of flexible packages.

December 5, 2014

Based on positive pressure method, LSSD Leak and Seal Strength Detector can test whole and partial seal-leakage character of flexible packages such as caps, containers, and flexible tubes. Burst Test involves puffing air into packages to increase inside pressure until packages burst, while Creep Test keeps pressures inside packages for regulated period of time. With Creep to Failure Test, instrument increases pressures inside package bags to specified pressure and keeps it until packages leak. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure/Flow Calibrator features portable design.

November 18, 2014

Suitable for laboratory or on-site use, Model FCO560 fulfills requirements for low differential pressure calibration of transmitters, transducers, and pressure switches. Unit can be combined with Laminar Flow Elements to provide flow calibrator which can cover flows from less than 1 mL/min to over 30,000 L/min. Communicating via RS232 or USB, battery-powered instrument includes 4–20 mA inputs, PT100 temperature sensor input, and voltage/current inputs for DUT signal. Read More

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Pb-Free Pressure Gauges carry NSF International certification.

November 18, 2014

Compliant with U.S. Safe Drinking Water Act, lead (Pb)-free pressure gauges feature wetted parts with lead content ≤0.25% and are safe for applications where water is anticipated to be consumed by humans. Gauges also meet lead content requirements for Pb-free plumbing as defined by CA, VT, MD, and LA state laws. Products comply with NSF/ANSI Standard 61, 372, and 61 (Annex G) and feature NSF mark, along with test standard, on dial and socket stamped with universal No Lead symbol. Read More

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All-Stainless Steel Piezo Transducer has 3 setpoint relays.

November 17, 2014

Mountable in any orientation, 902B Absolute Piezo vacuum transducer suits harsh processes and is resistant to damage from air inrush and vibration. Unit integrates electronics and MEMS-based Piezo sensor with metal-sealed, stainless steel 316 diaphragm and provides seamless, gas-independent vacuum pressure measurement from 0.1–1000 Torr. Along with 3 setpoint relays, features include 100°C bakeout temperature, analog output and digital communication, and multiple analog output emulations.
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Data Logger measures both pressure and temperature.

November 5, 2014

Suitable for autoclave validation and monitoring, PRTemp140 provides downloaded temperature and pressure data simultaneously in single graph display, simplifying data collection and analysis. Unit can measure temperature from -40 to 140°C and pressure from 0–5 bar, with accuracy of ±1°C and ±0.03 bar, respectively. Capable of taking readings as often as once/second, 2-channel logger can store up to 32,700 time and date stamped readings and will retain data if battery becomes discharged. Read More

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Digital Pressure Gauge includes data logging/charting software.

November 5, 2014

Suited for harsh industrial environments, DPG409S Sanitary/Clean-In-Place digital pressure gauges incorporate 316 SS enclosure, designed for washdown and marine applications, with precision 0.08% accuracy pressure transducer as well as 316L SS wetted parts and body. Gauge, Absolute, Compound Gauge, Vacuum, and Barometric models are available, all of which feature 1 in. backlit LCD, hi and lo alarms, MIN/MAX/AVG reading, and user-selectable analog output 0–5 Vdc, 0–10 Vdc, or 4–20 mA. Read More