Other Testers

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Phase Noise Analyzer/VCO Tester supports functional upgrades.

May 22, 2015

Covering frequency range up to 50 GHz, R&S FSWP phase noise tester can measure spectral purity of such signal sources as generators, synthesizers, and VCOs. Phase noise of local oscillator, coupled with cross-correlation, facilitates signal source measurement. In addition to being able to measure phase noise of pulsed sources as well as residual phase noise under pulsed conditions, unit can also be upgraded to signal and spectrum analyzer. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Transformer Tester offers in-depth diagnostics.

May 21, 2015

Testing de-energized power distribution system transformers, ClearTest™ clearly indicates open circuits and short circuits (including shorted turns or shorted windings) and confirms test results are valid. Device briefly energizes transformer and takes snapshot of transformer condition by measuring test signal voltage, current, and power factor. Actuated by single pushbutton, unit tests coil, core, and winding as well as between transformer and that to which it is connected. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rodent Motor Coordination Tester features touchscreen UI.

May 19, 2015

Rota Rod lets users test effects of drugs, brain damage, or diseases on motor coordination or fatigue resistance in rodents. After animal is placed in rotating lane and timer is started, unit automatically records latency to fall (minutes and seconds) and rotational speed. Rotation can be electronically set at constant 4–40 rpm, or alternatively accelerating rate may be selected at defined time (30 sec to 10 min in 1 sec increments). Acquired data is saved in table form by lanes/trials. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Non-Contact Voltage Tester features independent flashlight.

May 8, 2015

Detecting full range of 12–1,000 Vac, NCVT-3 accommodates needs of low and standard voltage environments. Integrated flashlight works independent of voltage detection function. In addition to carrying CAT IV 1,000 V safety rating, this IP67 dustproof and waterproof unit features drop protection up to 6.6 ft, simultaneous visual and audible voltage indicators, and pocket clip to facilitate storage and access. Auto Power-Off functionality helps conserve and extend battery life. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rheometer/Viscometer facilitate use via wizard-based software.

April 30, 2015

DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer support RheocalcT Software v1.2.19, which runs on Windows® 8/7/Vista/XP and offers Test Wizard for accelerating and facilitating setup of such tests as time to stop, time to torque, speed ramp/shear rate ramp, and temperature profiling. In addition to creating Thix Index Test or curing test to automatically reduce speed at preset torque values, Test Wizard can create and run Yield Stress Test and promotes compatibility via import/export functions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak and Flow Test Instrument concurrently conducts up to 4 tests.

April 30, 2015

With accuracy stemming from multi-point factory calibration, pressure transducers, flow sensors, and 40 million cycle valve manifolds, Sentinel Blackbelt Pro measures pressure, vacuum, and flow. Unit integrates eight 24-bit ADCs: 4 to measure test pressure/pressure drop and 4 to measure flow sensor output during flow test. Along with data tracking, auto calibration, and color touchscreen, features include USB, Ethernet, and RS-232 communication and on-board memory for last 1,000,000 tests. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Electronics Testing Software delivers no-coding programming.

April 29, 2015

Available in stand-alone tiers for small, medium, and large electronics test systems, PowerStar v6 provides test library that lets users program without coding. Built-in library allows instrument set-up and DUT output test parameters to be defined using drag-and-drop menu from library. Along with data logging options, features include fill-in-the-blank test screens, integrated configuration manager, Windows XP/7/8 (32- and 64-bit) compatibility, and custom report generator. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Testing Machine measures flexibility of sheeted materials.

April 29, 2015

Designed to measure combination of surface friction and flexibility of sheeted materials, Handle-O-Meter includes touchscreen control panel and ability to interface with MAP-4 Advanced Materials Testing Software. This enables customers to review real-time test data and take deeper look into physical characteristics of materials. Data collected when such nonwovens, tissues, toweling, film, and textiles are tested has been shown to correlate well with performance of materials as finished products. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

CAE Software offers vibration, frequency domain testing.

April 28, 2015

With capabilities for vibration fatigue and frequency analysis, nCode v11.0 helps engineers avoid unnecessary over-design and prevent operational failures. Modal Superposition support increases allowable model size, number of frequency steps, frequency range, fidelity of results, and analysis speed. Along with vibration fatigue solver, features include strain gauge analysis engine, complete fatigue solution, and frequency analysis with pre-defined processes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

IP Camera/Ethernet Port Testers facilitate field work.

April 10, 2015

IP Answer Stick™ enables IP camera installers to align and focus IP camera from any terminus along data cable. Unit passes IP power through to camera and has port to connect notebook computer for monitoring and control. Solution additionally allows configuration of router or other access point from its location. Testing RJ45 Ethernet ports for presence of end- or mid-span DC power, PoE-Bug™ enables installers and repairmen to preempt potential PoE-related damage to equipment. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BERT Instrument streamlines high-data rate receiver testing.

April 3, 2015

Along with generator and analyzer functionality at data rates up to 32.4 Gbps, M8062A integrates capabilities streamline testing for R&D and test engineers who need to characterize devices and systems for next-generation data-center and long-haul-communication applications. Bit error ratio test (BERT) solution fully integrates adjustable inter symbol interference (ISI) generation, clock data recovery, and analyzer equalization to improve device characterization and compliance testing. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eight-Channel AWG enables all-in-one automotive immunity testing.

March 25, 2015

Designed to fit inside transient generator, 8-channel ARB 5500 features memory for over 64,000 standard waveform segments as well as 1 GB of Clone™ memory for user-defined shapes. This arbitrary wave generator (AWG) provides necessary control for all battery simulation tests and advanced functions. With individual trigger outputs and programmable current limits, each channel supports 16-bit output with 10 MSps playback. Output range is -10 to +10 V, and frequency range is up to 500 kHz. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Burst Strength Tester combines intuitive UI, advanced features.

March 17, 2015

Supporting execution of various tests types on range of materials, TruBurst features non-contact laser distension measurement, automatic flow control for M&S P27 and adidas 4.09, and ergonomically angled, 7 in., color capacitive touchscreen. TestWise Lite software lets test results be saved to PC and printed, while TestWise Pro software expands functionality with access to such features such as cyclic, rapid fatigue, extension, and recovery. Tester also comes with 5 interchangeable domes.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Tensile Strength Test Fixture is designed for hard gel capsules.

March 17, 2015

Designed to measure tensile breaking strength of hard gel capsules, TA-CLT Capsule Loop Tensile Test Fixture features 2 pins, upon which gel cap is mounted, that pull apart and thereby measure force required to rupture cap. This fixture is designed for CT3 Tester, which serves as stand-alone instrument for physical testing and operates in both compression and tension modes. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensor-Based System monitors transformer assets.

March 12, 2015

Designed to minimize transformer failure risks, Transformer Intelligence™ is based on CoreTec™ online monitoring system,  which keeps close watch on mission-critical functions and performs complete evaluation of operating conditions. It can also simulate future service conditions and forecast their impact on transformer lifetime. By continuously recording hydrogen and moisture, CoreSense™ sensor provides CoreTec with real-time data to optimize transformer management. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

LT-EMMA/EMMAQUA Test Device employs cool mirror technology.

March 12, 2015

Utilizing cool mirror technology, Low-Temperature EMMA®/EMMAQUA® (LT-EMMA®/EMMAQUA) achieves cooler sample temperatures. Said technology, which offers high reflectance in UV and near visible wavelength ranges while attenuating reflectance in longer wavelength visible and IR portions of solar spectrum, is suited for such temperature-sensitive materials as vinyl siding and composite decking. Also, LT-EMMA/EMMAQUA is compliant with ASTM G90. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Membrane Test System reduces time between trials.

March 11, 2015

Accommodating needs of researchers and engineers, self-contained CF042 suits research and development, small batch processing, and larger commercial system simulation processes. This modular, multi-line, fully integrated, tangential flow flat-sheet testing system has built-in touchscreen that displays and records information from integrated sensors in real-time. Each membrane test cell has effective active area of 42 cm², which affords 250 cm² max active area when configured as 6-cell system.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Vector Signal Generator suits mid-range RF test/measurement.

March 11, 2015

Comprising 3 models with respective carrier frequencies ranges of DC to 2.0/4.0/6.0 GHz, TSG4100A series can be upgraded in field to deliver more advanced vector and digital modulation capabilities. Series offers spur-free outputs with low phase noise of -113 dBc/Hz at 1 GHz, amplitude accuracy of <±0.4 dB at 1 GHz, 0 dBm CW signal from +16 dBm to -100 dBm level range, and frequency resolution of 1  Hz. OCXO time-base provides <±0.002 ppm temperature stability and <±0.05 ppm aging stability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Radio Communication Tester features integrated IMS server.

March 10, 2015

With IP Multimedia Subsystem server, R&S CMW500 wideband radio communication tester supports end-to-end voice and video calls and can test interaction between two mobile devices. Users can configure and save virtual subscribers with varying usage profiles, and all IMS server's functionalities can be fully automated. Together with R&S CMW500 IP analysis function, it is possible to analyze transmitted data and media information for VoLTE, such as whether mobile phone uses correct Codec. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Hydraulic Pressure Tester leverages RFIFD technology.

March 9, 2015

Using RFID technology, PT-RF transfers energy required for measurement to pressure transmitter via antenna, placed ~½ in. from pressure transmitter tip, of reading device. Pressing button activates pressure transmitter, and pressure is read in <½ sec. Supplied in IP65, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing, handheld reader displays and stores data for 15,000+ measurement sets, which can be used for further evaluation or download to PC via USB interface. Read More