Validation and Test Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Waterproof Data Logger communicates over RS-485 protocol.

April 23, 2015

Equipped with LCD to show variety of data, Model DL-100TM485P offers measurement ranges of -31 to +176°F and 0~100% RH with accuracy of ±1°F and ±1.8% RH. Users can store up to 4,088 temperature and humidity records. IP-66 dustproof and waterproof, DIN-rail mountable logger operates from -13 to 167°F for use in extreme industrial environments. With Data Logger Utility software, data can be displayed in various charts which can be exported to MS Excel spreadsheets. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Volume FDM Material Box helps streamline 3D production.

April 22, 2015

Available for Fortus 3D Production Systems, Xtend 500 Fortus Plus high-volume filament package enables reliable, unattended, high-volume production. Each box contains 500 in.³ of FDM thermoplastic material, and loading of two material boxes into system allows up to 400 hr of unattended run time and up to 1,000 in.³ of material use. Product comes in ABS-M30 (ivory and black) and PC and their respective support materials for Fortus 450mc 3D Production System. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pipe Inspection Robot offers scalable design, advanced viewing.

April 22, 2015

Able to travel at 5 different speeds without impairing image quality, Stormer S3000 lets operators examine pipelines up to 820 ft long and 5.9–40 in. wide for defects. Waterproof pan-and-tilt camera, featuring CMOS image sensor and integrated adjustable LED lights, rotates in all directions and can be attached to front or top of crawler, which also supports use of different sets of wheels. Control unit integrates LED backlit 10.4 in. TFT flat panel monitor with 800 x 600 resolution. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Development Platform supports wearables and IoT devices.

April 21, 2015

Used for software development, prototyping, and final hardware design of wearables and IoT devices, LinkIt™ Assist 2502 consists of 4 components: Software Development Kit plug-in for Eclipse IDE, C-based API, Hardware Development Kit, and module-based hardware reference design. SDK puts emphasis on features such as enhanced graphics, image decoder, vector fonts, and LCD/touchscreen support, as well as SSL and HTTPS support for web services authentication. Read More

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

Cellular-Connected Base Station enables remote access, monitoring.

April 21, 2015

Supporting use anywhere in 3G coverage area, Mobile Base Station RTR-500MBS-A supports all Remote Units in RTR-500 Series and transmits data via mobile networks to T&D WebStorage Service. This enables data collection and monitoring without LAN or PCs and also allows data access, without necessitating server preparation, via smartphone/tablet browser. Along with GPS function for location info, solution also supports sending of warnings and alert notifications to mobile devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Automated Optical Inspection System includes 3D capability.

April 20, 2015

Offering multi-dimensional technology, FX-940 In-Line PCB Inspection System is suited for inspection of solder defects, lead defects/lifted leads, component presence and position, correct part/polarity, through-hole parts, and co-planarity of chips, BGAs, and other height-sensitive devices. System provides advanced Fusion Lighting and comprehensive set of inspection tools, including angled cameras, 3D height sensors, full-color digital image processing, and both image- and rule-based algorithms. Read More

Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS Cameras use 4-channel interface to run at 253 fps.

April 17, 2015

With 4-channel CoaXPress Interface, Spark Series SP-5000 can run at max full frame rate of 253.8 fps for 8-, 10-, or 12-bit pixel formats. Both monochrome Model SP-5000M-CXP4 and color Model SP-5000C-CXP4 feature 2560 x 2048 pixel CMOS imager, with color model offering raw Bayer output or 24-bit RGB output at reduced frame rate. Featuring combination of analog and digital gain controls, cameras are suited for high-speed production line inspection, processing monitoring, and event capture. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Services

Datalogging Cloud Service enables remote environment monitoring.

April 16, 2015

Available for MadgeTech wireless temperature, humidity, pressure, or CO2 dataloggers, MadgeTech Cloud Services provides remote, instant, 24/7 access to live data via mobile phone, tablet, or other Internet-enabled device. Self-serve solution lets users increase number of loggers that can be monitored for any account online, and supervisors can instantly view current status of environment. Custom implementations cater to facilities requiring advanced features or self-hosted data options. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Testing Kits measure craft brewer's water quality.

April 16, 2015

Using handheld eXact iDip® Smart Photometer System, Smart Brew™ Kit and Smart Brew Advanced™ Kit measure key parameters for making beer taste best, including calcium hardness, chloride, magnesium hardness, pH, sodium, sulfate, total alkalinity, and total hardness. Both integrate 2-way wireless communication with smartphone using multilingual app. Smart Brew Advanced™ kit additionally includes VisionPlus digital pH meter so brewers can monitor pH from start to finish. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Monochromator System moves from 200 nm to 900 nm in 2 sec.

April 15, 2015

Consisting of diffraction grating, monochromatic 150 W xenon light source, and optical detector, Model SPG-120-REV targets high-accuracy optical spectroscopy. Grating is directly attached to 5-phase stepping motor with high reduction ratio harmonic drive gearing that enables wavelength positioning speed of 500 nm/s. With total area of 100 x 187 mm, SPG-120-REV is suited for 2D spectral mapping of solar cell materials and optical devices as well as in-line inspection of food. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-Ray Inspection System features flat panel detector.

April 15, 2015

Developed for automatic 3D in-line X-ray analysis, Model X7056 enables any view of inspection object to be realized. System combines flat panel detector and sealed microfocus X-ray tubes, ensuring optimal depth of information and first-pass-yield as well as high contrast. System is capable of inspecting electronic assemblies populated on both sides. For Automated Optical Inspection, X7056 can be equipped with 8M, XM or XM 3D camera modules. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gear Inspection System operates in production environments.

April 15, 2015

Available for gears up to 300 mm in diameter, 300GMS®P Analytical Gear Inspection System provides surface finish and prismatic feature measurement. System compensates for thermal fluctuations and has patent-pending base design with active leveling system that attenuates production environment vibrations. In addition to environmental monitoring station that records temperature and humidity, Advanced Operator Interface provides video telephony, note pad, and voice mail messaging capability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Panel Mount Calibrator contains full fieldbus communicator.

April 10, 2015

Equipped with 5.7 in. color touchscreen featuring multilingual user interface, MC6 Workstation offers calibration capabilities for pressure, temperature, and various electrical signals. Fieldbus communicator supports HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, and Profibus PA instruments. With modes for Meter, Calibrator, Documenting Calibrator, Data Logger, and Fieldbus Communicator, MC6 is suited for pharmaceuticals, energy, oil and gas, chemical, food and beverage, and service industries. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Temperature Datalogger is used in powder coating lines.

April 9, 2015

Placed in insulated box before passed through oven for QC in powder coating applications, CurveX 3 Basic measures and registers temperature from 0 to +500°C at several places of workpiece. Measurements are uploaded to PC via USB and analyzed using TQC Ideal Finish Analysis software. Supplied in machined aluminum case with 15 mm flat design, 4-channel recorder can store 10 batches, each of 16,000 readings, and also allows storage of 16 paint types. Static and dynamic accuracy is ±1°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

MIPI Subsystem helps accelerate designs' market introduction.

April 7, 2015

MIPI subsystem, consisting of Camera Serial Interface (CSI-2) and Low-Voltage Differential Signaling (LVDS) in UMC's 40 nm LP process, also includes Co-IP (Composite IP), prototype, and system loopback testing. Co-IP integrates combo PHY IP, MIPI CSI-2 RX controller, and LDVS controller and is configurable for various sensor interfaces to support transmission speeds to 1 Gbps for each of 4 data lanes. Prototype (combo PHY EVB and controller FPGA code) helps advance designs to pre-silicon stage. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Datalogger automates cold chain storage/alarms.

April 7, 2015

Recording temperature on 2 channels in °C or °F, TR-71wf automatically uploads data over WLAN to Online Cloud Storage service. External sensors allow accurate measurement of temperatures from -40 to +230°F (wider range with optional sensor) inside refrigerator/freezer while logger remains safely outside. Logging capacity is 8,000 data sets, users can view data and receive alarms on mobile device or PC, and USB communication with PC is also supported.
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Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Safety & Security Equipment, Communication Systems & Equipment

Access Control System features browser-based interface.

April 7, 2015

Designed for complete integration with ViconNet video management system, Vicon Access Control automatically links video with corresponding access control events. Controller architecture is built with single board, offering embedded Request to Exit Motion sensor, onboard communications, back-up battery support, and removable terminal blocks. Fully scalable, IP-based system is equally able to accommodate small and enterprise-scale installations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Arthroscopic Training Simulator offers hip and knee modules.

April 1, 2015

With Hip Diagnostics and Advanced Knee 3D virtual reality modules, Simbionix™ ARTHRO Mentor™ optimizes surgical preparedness and planning for complex orthopedic procedures. Hip Diagnostics module enables surgeons to experience 70° arthroscope, limited maneuverability, and difficult orientation from different portals in round joint. Advanced Knee module provides realistic training environment for diagnostics, acquisition of basic skills, and practicing full meniscectomy procedure. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision L/C/R Meter tests electrical components.

April 1, 2015

Used for measuring inductance (L), capacitance (C), and resistance (R) of electrical components, Global Specialties LCR-600 offers operational frequency range of 100 Hz to 100 kHz, basic measurement accuracy of 0.3%, and measurement voltage fixed at 0.6 V. Open-/short-circuit compensation is standard along with dual LCD and auto range/detect and sorting functions. Uses include checking ESR values; sorting, selecting, and identifying components; and measuring general LCR values. Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Protocol Test Suite emulates GSM network interfaces.

March 31, 2015

In addition to GSM Protocol Analyzer for all GSM protocols, GSM Protocol Test Suite comprises Protocol Emulators that can emulate GSM A, Abis, MAP, CAP, and INAP interfaces over both TDM and IP transport. MAPS™ MAP supports various procedures emulating MSC (VLR), HLR, EIR, and SMSC entities and H, C, D, E, F interfaces in network. Product also supports send/receive SMS simultaneously using signaling channel with voice/data/fax service over GSM network. Read More