Validation and Test Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

ASC International Offering Live 3D SPI Demos at ACI Technologies' Tech Expo

April 29, 2016

MEDINA, MINNESOTA - ASC International, a leading manufacturer of 3-D solder paste inspection (SPI) and automated optical inspection (AOI) systems, today announced that it will participate in ACI Technologies’ Third Annual Tech Expo, scheduled to take place April 27-28th at its facility in Philadelphia, Pa.  ASC International will offer live demonstrations of the VisionPro M500 during the Tech... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pipe Inspection Robot suits pipes from 4-20 in. in diameter.

April 29, 2016

Offered in 2 configurations, GECKO 9050 is suited for inspecting wide range of pipes, duct work, and industrial sites. Standard version features 3 in. auto-leveling, pan and tilt camera head and 394 ft Kevlar reinforced cable as well as Sony CCD chip for clear images. Self-leveling function allows waterproof camera head to remain right side up while navigating pipe. Able to reach speeds up to 33 m/min, pipe robot on tracks includes 8.4 in. color LCD and built-in LEDs for illumination. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

New Calibration Fixture for All Models of Siborg's LCR-meters Including LCR-Reader

April 28, 2016

Siborg has released a new calibration unit that allows all of its LCR-meters to be periodically calibrated, and offers NIST Traceable Calibration Certificates for the LCR-Reader WATERLOO, Ontario - Siborg Systems Inc. has been working with the Institute of Automation and Electrometry of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Novosibirsk to create a new calibration fixture for all Siborg's... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Collaboration Between VIZIMAX and OPAL-RT Leads to Early Certification of the VIZIMAX PMU and to the Validation of OPAL-RT's Accurate PMU Algorithm Test Suite Against Official Certification Lab Results

April 28, 2016

It was during the second quarter of 2015 when OPAL-RT approached VIZIMAX to express its interest in the implementation of the IEEE ™ C37.118.1 test suite using their HYPERSIM TestView automation software and simulation platform. VIZIMAX responded by providing OPAL-RT with their latest PMU implementation, adapted to accept low-level signals directly from the simulator. VIZIMAX built its... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Halliburton Turns to IBM Cloud to Help Evaluate Development Decisions for Oil and Gas Fields

April 28, 2016

Migrating reservoir simulation to the IBM Cloud allows Halliburton to substantially reduce time to simulate the effects of development decisions in oil and gas fields ARMONK, N.Y. - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Halliburton has adopted IBM Cloud to run its sophisticated reservoir simulation software to help it better understand how complex oil and gas fields might behave under... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope offers full-HD 360-degree rotating views.

April 28, 2016

Designed for quality control, testing, inspection, and documentation, rotating viewer accessory for EVO Cam Digital Microscope delivers oblique view of subject that can be rotated 360° around central point. User can seamlessly switch between 360° rotating view to conventional direct top view. Then, with touch of button, capture full-HD images. EVO Cam provides live video streaming, 1080p/60 fps image quality, LED ring light illumination, and ability to save images to USB memory stick. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

PRISYM ID to Attend 4th Annual Medical Device and Diagnostic Labeling Conference

April 26, 2016

PRISYM ID, the leading provider of labeling solutions for the medical device and life sciences industries, is to exhibit and sponsor at the 4th Annual Medical Device and Diagnostic Labeling Conference. The conference takes place on the 25th and 26th April 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Alexandria in Virginia, USA. PRISYM ID will be exhibiting its central labeling platform, PRISYM 360, as... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CAS DataLoggers Is in Puerto Rico for CSIA 2016

April 25, 2016

Demonstrating the Latest Measurement Control Technology CHESTERLAND, OH – Right now CAS DataLoggers Sales Manager Pete Martin is in Puerto Rico exhibiting at CSIA 2016, a gathering of systems integrators seeking the latest monitoring control systems. The annual Control System Integrators Association Executive Conference provides attendees with an unequalled opportunity to meet with over 60... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modbus Networking in a Hospital

April 25, 2016

Monitoring Freezers for Temperature of Vaccines CHESTERLAND, OH – Recently a hospital required an automated temperature monitoring solution in order to measure and record the temperature of 50 freezers storing temperaturesensitive life science products. These freezers are located throughout the facility on 3 separate floors, but users need centralized access to all the temperature data. ... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

ADwin for CAN-FD Automotive Applications

April 22, 2016

CAN-FD Standard Enables Higher Data Throughput CHESTERLAND, OH – With a flexible data rate over previous CAN limits, the CAN-FD network protocol provides faster and more reliable data transmission in automotive networks. Larger data payloads improve the CAN protocol’s efficiency and result in a higher communications throughput. Already widely in use in Germany, CAN-FD is commonly used in... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

T&D A/C Adapters Comply with New EPA Regulations

April 22, 2016

Japan’s #1 Temperature Datalogger Manufacturer CHESTERLAND, OH — Effective last month, the EPA has enacted a new efficiency regulation concerning wall transformers. In order to comply with this regulation, TandD has changed all of their A/C Adapter model numbers. To help ease this transition, TandD has published a chart showing their current model numbers and the new model numbers for... Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vision Inspection System provides precision fault detection.

April 21, 2016

Integrated with full range of ST Robotics arms, STVS-X is used for automated and accurate handling, testing, and inspection of critical parts. ST robot arm, developed to address tight fault detection and QA in high-precision components manufacturing, picks up the part to be inspected and rotates it in front of Epix SV5M10 Hi-Res camera. Measurements can be made down to a 0.001 mm resolution. Golden Image comparison and Critical Measurements operational modes ensure accurate defect measurements. Read More

Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Electronic Logging Solution minimizes compliance risk.

April 20, 2016

Software-based Fleetmatics Logbook helps eliminate paper logs while keeping drivers and dispatchers in sync. Solution tracks Hours of Service information by collecting vehicle data and communicating engine and GPS data directly to Fleetmatics mobile application. Beyond compliance assistance, Fleetmatics REVEAL combines fleet tracking, business intelligence, and safety management to help optimize customer service and minimize expenses. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

April 18, 2016

Company combines additive and subtractive processes with multi-tasking part processing FLORENCE, Ky. - Mazak firmly established its position at the forefront of additive manufacturing with the development of HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology, which the company will present at this year’s RAPID Conference and Expo. The event takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Compact HD Camera suits live broadcasts, production, surveillance.

April 18, 2016

Modular multipurpose 8.2 MP Super 35 mm box camera, Model ME200S-SH, employs Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus (DAF) technology, which provides focusing options when using Canon EF lenses and CINE-SERVO lenses. Along with remote manual control of focus, iris, auto exposure (AE) and ND filters with optional Canon RC-V100 controller, features include 1920x1080 / 60p, 50p output, IR shooting and ISO 204,800 capabilities, and 3G/HD-SDI and HDMI output terminals. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Time Domain Reflectometer supports bi-directional testing.

April 15, 2016

Available with SmartLoop™ technology, OptiFiber® Pro OTDR comes with ability to test 2 separate fiber links in both directions from one end in one test. SmartLoop provides, which instant bi-directional averaged results as required by TIA-568.3-D and can reduce time required for testing fiber by 50% or more, features algorithms to automatically test 2 fibers concurrently while providing individual pass/fail analysis with bi-directional averaged results. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

How to Calculate Covariance using a dataTaker

April 14, 2016

dataTaker Logger Performs Mathematical Calculations CHESTERLAND, OH – Covariance is a method of measuring how strongly variables are related to each other. Covariance is commonly used calculation used in a wide number of areas from microclimate flux and carbon sequestration, aquiculture, stock market predictions, to measurement of the southern oscillation index. In our latest Tech Article,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase Software, RF/Microwave Product Capabilities for Simulation, Measurement at WAMICON

April 14, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies, Inc. will demonstrate new software and RF/microwave capabilities for simulation and measurement at WAMICON 2016, the 17th annual IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference. As a gold sponsor of the event, Keysight experts will discuss everything from circuit-level modeling through system verification for general RF, microwave, millimeter wave for 4G,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

IR Chimney Camera facilitates inspection and maintenance.

April 14, 2016

Equipped with 82 ft of flexible insertion cable, LookSee PRO utilizes 14 infrared LED lights for optimum illumination and coverage of large inspection area. Camera lens is made of thickened 4 mm glass that can be replaced if broken. Protected with stainless steel housing, camera head features adapter which serves to attach connecting rods or brushes that assist with pushing camera up into chimney. Image quality is ensured by ¼ in. CCD Sony Super HAD camera chip and 7 in. TFT LCD monitor. Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

UHF RFID Temperature Tags for Cold Chain Traceability

April 13, 2016

Low-Cost Way to Monitor Temperature from ‘Farm to Fork’! CHESTERLAND, OH — For 24/7 temperature monitoring of perishable foods and medicines, CAS DataLoggers and CAEN RFID offer the Easy2log© RT0005 RFID Temperature Datalogger. These semi-passive UHF Logger tags are designed specifically for the Food Beverage and Pharma industries. Call CAS DataLoggers today at 800-956-4437 and save! ... Read More