Validation and Test Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Inspection System helps eliminate eye strain.

November 25, 2015

Designed to eliminate fatigue commonly associated with frequent use of traditional microscopes, Macro Vue HD Video Inspection System features adjustable front-mounted 10 in. LC HD monitor as well as wide range zoom lens with adjustable iris, zoom, and focus mounted to durable stand. Stand-alone system utilizes 1080p, 60 fps camera with integrated menu system and USB image capturing capabilities. LED ring light with brightness control provides shadow-free illumination. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Mixed Signal Oscilloscopes offer broad analysis functions.

November 24, 2015

Suitable for professional analysis of digital signals for embedded design development, R&S HMO1202 comes with math and FFT analysis functions, 2 analog channels, and 8 digital channels. Sampling rate reaches 2 GSPS, memory depth is up to 2 MS, and true vertical sensitivity is 1 mV/div. Other features include formula editor for entering calculation functions, built-in FFT analysis functions with 128 kpoints, pattern generator, and web server. Models offer bandwidths of 100, 200, or 300 MHz. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Camera helps pinpoint issues with equipment.

November 20, 2015

Providing professional-grade 320 x 240 pixel resolution, Fluke® TiS75 features long-travel focus wheel that enables very fine manual focus adjustments. Unit's 3.5 in. screen helps pinpoint issues while user is still in field and also offers one-touch image access, which eliminates need to scroll through menu to view images. As part of Fluke Connect, TiS75 can transmit measurements to smartphone or table for later, detailed analysis. Those measurements can be uploaded to cloud. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Prototyping Board supports Xilinx Virtex UltraScale (VU) 440 FPGA.

November 19, 2015

Used for prototyping large IPs or mid-size SoCs, Dual VU440 Prodigy Logic Module scales to handle designs up to 88M gates and 177.2 Mb of internal memory. This 280 x 250 mm board offers 518 direct interconnections and 12 GTH transceivers between 2 FPGAs to facilitate design partitioning without cables or interconnection boards. Features include 1,200 GPIOs and 64 GTH transceivers on 12 high-speed connectors, up to 150 MHz performance, and standalone or Cloud Cube™ enterprise operational modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Field-Upgradable AOI System offers 2D/3D/4D capabilities.

November 19, 2015

Suited for inspection of SMT devices, YSi-V 5M comes equipped with 5 MP cameras and offers 2D automated optical inspection (AOI) functionality as standard. Machine can also be upgraded to 3D capability, and 4D capability is attained by employing 4 additional off-axis cameras along with main downward looking camera. This enables components to be inspected at 5 different angles for increased object visibility around nearby components. All 5 images can be later recalled at repair station. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable 8-in-1 Calibrator uncovers undiagnosed loop problems.

November 19, 2015

Combining 8 single-function calibrators, legacy 10–50 mA capabilities, and troubleshooting tools, PIE 850 helps diagnose hard-to-find, common loop control problems. Handheld instrument includes milliamp current calibrator, voltage calibrator, thermocouple calibrator, RTD resistance calibrator, frequency calibrator, pH simulator, continuity checker, and pressure calibrator. Also included, Loop diagnostic technology and LoopScope feature reveal all loop parameters in one glance. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Food Processing & Preparation

Oxygen Permeation Analyzer targets high-barrier applications.

November 19, 2015

Engineered to measure oxygen transmission rates for high-barrier materials and packages, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 L is suited for food, pharmaceutical, medical device, and resin producers who want to push shelf life envelope. Barrier films can be accurately measured down to 0.005 cc/(m2 • day). Automation features include RH, temperature, pressure, flow, and testing. When testing film with unknown characteristics, auto test feature determines optimal parameters and conducts test to completion. Read More

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

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera provides multi-zone operation.

November 18, 2015

Supplied in rugged enclosure suitable for harsh industrial environments, FV-3543-1 can detect temperatures within up to 8 user-defined zones. High, low, average, and standard deviation thresholds can be set for each zone, and alarms can be communicated to plant's control system via OPC or MODBUS/TCP. This fully radiometric IR camera, which can sense hot spots that can’t be visually detected, can also integrate with DCS and SCADA systems. Camera mount enables multi-axis adjustment. Read More

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

Spectrophotometer Calibration Tools cover NIR range.

November 13, 2015

Consisting of proprietary blend of doped glass, WAV-8 NIR Solid-State Wavelength Filter produces series of distinct calibration peaks from 700–3,000 nm. With 12 peaks, spectrophotometer calibration of wavelength scale can be highly fine-tuned. FNIR-Series Filters maintain linearity from 700–3,000 nm, enabling technicians to validate 5 certified calibration points in NIR range. Superband-Series Filters, with span of 10 calibration points, cover UV, VIS, and NIR range from 200–3,000 nm. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Stainless Steel Data Loggers employ 2 remote, flexible probes.

November 12, 2015

OM-CP-HITEMP140X2-FP Series uses 2 probes that can measure up to 662°F with ±0.18°F accuracy. Offered in combination of flexible PFA insulation and bendable stainless steel, dual probes allow for simultaneous monitoring and can be used for oven mapping, surface temperature monitoring, autoclave validation, and sterilization processes. Flexible probes are maneuverable and suited for temperature monitoring inside small vials, test tubes, and other small-diameter or delicate applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Board supports IoT applications.

November 10, 2015

With MAX32600MBED, mbed engineers and IoT developers can quickly design embedded systems based on MAX32600 microcontroller. Board includes MAX32600 ARM Cortex®-M3 based microcontroller, prototyping area with adjacent access to precision analog front end connections, I/O access through Arduino®-compatible connectors, additional I/O access through 100 x 100 mil headers, USB interface, and other general-purpose I/O devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Kit supports IoT gateways and edge devices.

November 5, 2015

Based on IAP140 quad-core ARM Cortex A53 application processor, Andromeda Box™ Edge is designed for rapid prototyping and development of smart devices. Andromeda Box™ Connect, featuring ARMADA® 385 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 application processor, enables development of IoT gateway solutions. Systems integrate Brillo, Google's OS based on Android, and natively support Weave protocol, enabling phones and devices to talk to each other locally and remotely through cloud. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Stand-Alone Datalogger supports remote monitoring via LTE.

November 4, 2015

Utilizing FPGA technology, Expert Logger can process up to 46 analog input channels. Measurement data is acquired, independently stored, and transmitted to Internet or PC via USB, LAN, WLAN, or LTE. Able to communicate via CanBus, ModBus, and PROFIBUS, instrument stores up to 400 million measurements with time stamps. Inputs measure voltages, currents, and temperature sensors at high resolution via 24-bit ADCs. Sampling rates reach up to 50 measurements/sec/channel. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage

Chemical Feed Products withstand corrosive environments.

November 3, 2015

Featuring PVC, CPVC, PP, and PVDF bodies, PBV Series back pressure valves and RPV Series pressure relief valves are chemically resistant, feature spring-loaded diaphragms, and offer choice of end connections to match process requirement. CCS Series Calibration Columns, constructed with clear PVC or borosilicate glass bodies, come in 100–40,000 mL sizes, offer various feed rates, and are available with thermoplastic end connectors as well as choice of tops to suit installation requirements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Torque Gauge provides testing flexibility.

November 3, 2015

Along with menu programming that facilitates selection and setup, multilingual FG-7000T features numerical or graph mode display operation. Operational modes include Peak, First Peak, Preset, or Track Mode, and external input immediately recognizes torque sensors – 9, 44, and 88 lb-in. capacities – with standard chuck adapter. Measuring frictional resistance between rubber slider mounted on end of pendulum arm and test surface, gauge also features 1,000 point memory with definable groups. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

Remote Telemetry Unit offers M2M communications via SMS.

November 3, 2015

Designed specifically for remote monitoring systems, Infinite SCOM-100 GSM/GPRS Edge RTU supports water tank level monitoring and pump control. Internet-enabled unit can send machine-to-machine SMS commands on event to other SCOM-100 devices to perform local action. Device can also connect to central station using GPRS communications and use standard OPC Server functionality to connect to host SCADA system. Using M2M functionality, any number of SCOM-100 units can communicate with each other. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tilt Sensor features integrated CANopen output.

November 2, 2015

Based on MEMS technology, N5 Tilt Sensor comes in 1-axis and 2-axis versions with measuring range of 360° and 180°, respectively. Unit is also available with up to 4 configurable switching points and selectable switch-on/switch-off delay per switching point. Neutral position signal can be adjusted using infrared remote control or via CAN bus. Featuring flat housing for mounting in any confined space, IP67-rated sensor operates from -40 to +85°C with supply voltage of 9–32 Vdc. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition Unit supports flight test applications.

November 2, 2015

Optimized for size, weight, and power, Axon Data Acquisition Unit works with Acra KAM-500 DAU chassis. Hardware-based acquisition engines eliminate data loss, support deterministic operation, and ensure immediate recovery in case of power brownout. High-speed serial backplane (1 Gbps dedicated link per module) enables off-the-shelf data acquisition modules to be placed in ultra-miniature Axonite housings and located remotely, separated from chassis by up to 20 m. Read More

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

Multi-Material 3D Printer targets large dental labs.

November 2, 2015

With triple-jetting capability, Objet500 Dental Selection 3D Printer enables life-like color models and multiple applications to be 3D printed in single run. System produces dental models with gum-like softness and color, range of natural tooth shades, and nerve canals or other anatomy in contrasting materials. Featuring 19.3 x 15.4 x 7.9 in. build volume, printer can produce horizontal build layers as fine as 0.0006 in. Resolution is 600 dpi in X-axis, 600 dpi in Y-axis, and 1,600 dpi in Z-axis. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunction Calibrator offers 50 MHz wideband option.

November 2, 2015

Available for 5730A High-Performance Multifunction Calibrator, 50 MHz Wideband Option provides expanded wideband capabilities to self-maintaining laboratories by providing method to calibrate 50 MHz input of 5790B AC Measurement Standard. This is accomplished by characterizing 5730A's 50 MHz output using precision thermal voltage converter. Option also allows for calibration of devices such as 50 MHz RF voltmeters. Read More