Validation and Test Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Miniature Data Recorder supports diverse input types.

February 27, 2015

Eliminating need for slip rings and telemetry for those collecting data on rotating components, SLICE is sized to mount directly on test article without altering test dynamics. Built-in MPU manages signal conditioning and storage system that includes independent excitation sources, variable gain amplifiers, adjustable sampling rates from 10 sps to 500k sps, and adjustable anti-alias filters up to 40 kHz. Shock rated up to 5,000 g, recorder has 16 GB direct-write flash memory.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

USB Diode Power Sensors accelerate accurate measurements.

February 25, 2015

USB 3-path diode power sensors R&S NRPxxS/SN are available for 3 frequency ranges – 10 MHz to 8, 18, and 33 GHz – and enable 10,000 triggered measurements per second with min trigger resolution of 100 µsec; special mode permits 50,000+ equidistant measurements per second. Other features include dynamic range of 93 dB and 3-path diode design that enables lower measurement limit to -70 dBm. NRPxxSN model offers both USB and LAN interface, with latter allowing remote power measurements. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Metrology System provides 3D tube and wire measurement.

February 24, 2015

Equipped with 8 high-resolution cameras, TubeInspect P8 is suitable for tubes and wires with diameters from 1–125 mm and allows for optimum 3D inspection of objects up to 1 m in length or more. Lateral doors allow for overlapping repositioning section by section. Measuring results are provided within 2–5 seconds and sheath tolerance can be determined to accuracy of 0.035 mm. Combined with BendingStudio software platform, system offers various application-oriented functionalities. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mobile Digital Sorting System grades dates by size.

February 23, 2015

Designed to eliminate manual sorting, 2-stage DateSort™ combines mechanical pre-cleaning to remove foreign material with optical sorting to grade dates by size. Entry-level, gravity-fed, stainless steel machine handles 3.3–4.4 tons per hour. Simplicity of mechanics and water cooling enable DateSort to withstand extreme dust and heat up to 122°F. Color touchscreen features GUI where sort parameters can be created, adjusted, or retrieved from memory. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Acquisition System features touchscreen display.

February 23, 2015

Integrating measurement, display, and recording platforms, GasGard 100 Control System is available with 10.4 in. TFT SVGA LED Panel PC with resistive touchscreen display. LED indicator is provided for power on/off, storage access, and LAN active status. System can manage 1–6 I/O modules on backplane and up to 6 GasGard Controllers can be networked together. With open Ethernet connectivity, controllers can handle wide range of monitoring and historical logging functions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Dual Linear Array Probe provides corrosion imaging.

February 23, 2015

Adding entry-level inspection capability to existing Olympus HydroFORM® and RexoFORM corrosion solutions, Dual Linear Array™ Probe helps optimize inspection of internally corroded parts such as pipes, tanks, and plates. Phased array solution offers features such as large beam coverage, accelerated scan speed, and C-scan imaging with increased data-point density. Aluminum housing facilitates handling and operation while carbide wear plates protect wedges for durability. Read More

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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Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Analog Video Decoder/Encoder for ADAS improves automotive safety.

February 20, 2015

Able to replace up to 9 discrete components with one 10 x 10 mm WQFN chip, AEC-Q100 qualified TW9984 enables generation of 360° surround images for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). Integration of 4 NTSC/PAL analog video decoders with 10-bit ADCs supports 4 analog camera inputs simultaneously. For system designer, flexible digital output interface facilitates sending of images to processor for combination of 4 images into unified around-view image. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bench Mount Oxygen Analyzer has maintenance-minimized design.

February 19, 2015

Accommodating companies that take routine readings from multiple sample points, transportable XZR400BM is based on MSRS Zirconia oxygen sensor and can take readings of trace oxygen and percentage oxygen levels on flow rates down to 2 Lph. Functionality minimizes waste of sample gas from process. Along with touchscreen interface that facilitates operation, features include switch-mode power supply and operation from mains power from 90–264 Vac with IEC cable. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Environmental Data Logger features wireless operation.

February 18, 2015

Suitable for museums, labs, and storage facilities, Accsense A1-01a uses internal sensors to monitor ambient temperature from -40 to +70°C, humidity from 5–95% RH, and visible light from 0-64,000 Lux. Wireless range of 250 ft covers distributed or inaccessible points. Each A1-01a logger records data in its location and transmits it to central B1-06 Gateway which then sends data to cloud. If value goes outside safe limits, system sends out alarms via email, text, and automated phone call. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Inspection Camera Drum aids service plumbers.

February 18, 2015

Available for rM200 Portable Inspection Camera System, SeeSnake® D2B Drum has 165 ft long, 0.35 in. diameter push cable. Dual-nested spring provides gradual stiffness transition, making it easier to negotiate turns and tees. Providing clear view that is always upright, 1 in. diameter, self-leveling camera head has built-in sonde that pinpoints camera's position and depth with use of RIDGID locating receiver. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pyroelectric Laser Beam Profiling Camera serves OEM applications.

February 17, 2015

Along with 80 µm pixel pitch, Pyrocam IIIHR has 160 x 160 pixel image array for profiling beams up to ½ in. without reduction optics. Pulsed and CW lasers, including CO2 and telecom NIR lasers and THz sources, can be measured from 13–355 nm and 1.06 to >3,000 µm. Interface to GigE camera supports high-speed applications, 16-bit ADC promotes reliable measurement and analysis of large and low level signals in wings of laser beam, and SNR of 1000:1 facilitates viewing of 30 mW/cm² beams. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multicolor Inspection Lights produce uniform, intense output.

February 13, 2015

Targeting applications requiring variable intensities with multiple color options, DADL75 Series can be used in any product inspection process involving reflective finish. Products feature constant current driver, 12-pin M12 quick disconnect, and built-in strobe input with option for PNP or NPN trigger control. As on- and off-axis selectable 75 mm dome light, DADL75-RGB can project red, green, or blue as well as mix any color for integration into any application. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Stimulus/Response Module aids RF chipset testing.

February 13, 2015

Featuring parametric measurement unit (PMU), 16-channel PXIe digital stimulus/response module offers accelerated and flexible RF chipset test emulation and device characterization. Pattern cyclizer technology enables on-the-fly pattern creation for single site or up to 4 independent multi-sites with high-voltage channels and open drain pins for simultaneous device test. Capable of emulating serial and parallel digital device interfaces, module offers 1 ns-per-bit edge placement resolution. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Demo Board detects integration-specific faults, wiring errors.

February 12, 2015

With hardware module that contains various Boundary Scan structures as well as non-Boundary Scan components, Integra V1 is intended for demonstrating integration solutions with such test methods as functional test, in-circuit test, manufacturing defects analyzer, and flying probe test. Production faults can be simulated by switch, signal states can be monitored, and additional test points allow testing of non-scannable partitions. Concurrently, module can also qualify integration. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Laboratory Equipment features 7 in. color touchscreen.

February 11, 2015

In addition to Environmental Chambers, CO2 Incubators, Refrigerated Incubators, and Heated/Humidified Incubators with capacities of 10, 25, and 33 ft³, 7000 Series includes Freeze/Thaw Chambers in 25 and 33 ft³ capacities. Units have built-in messaging and preventative maintenance features that inform users of basic service updates such as filter changes and annual calibrations. At push of button, on-screen trend mode will graphically display 7 days of performance data. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Multi-Alarm, 4-Gas Monitor stores up to 100 calibration records.

February 10, 2015

Designed around RKI sensors utilizing catalytic combustion, electrochemical, and galvanic sensing technologies, 2.95 x .98 x 2.75 in. GX-2009 simultaneously monitors and displays combustibles, oxygen, CO, and H2S. Dual audible alarm ports and alarm LEDs on 3 sides make alarm conditions obvious from multiple perspectives, even in high-noise environments. Other features include water-resistant and dustproof design with IP67 rating; datalogging system; and rechargeable NiMH battery set. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Non-Contact CNC Measuring Machine offers complete 3D analysis.

February 6, 2015

To create 3D models that users can save, process, analyze, and measure, WALTER HELICHECK 3D combines transmitted light camera and laser sensor for scanning then digitizing cutting tools and production parts. Included automatic analysis/measurement software lets users lay vertical, horizontal, and freely selectable cutting planes at any position on 3D model. Also, 3D Matcher software lets users overlay two 3D models within GUI and perform color-coded comparison for instant quality evaluation. Read More

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

Camera Recording Systems help maximize driver safety.

February 4, 2015

With on-board video and remote monitoring capabilities, MDVR Camera Recording Systems provide constant audio video stream of activity going on around vehicle. Systems support H.264 true high definition and run on Linux open source platform. MDVR-1 supports DVR and GPS capabilities, allowing device to track location and video of vehicle after event occurred. MDVR-2 adds in Wi-Fi capabilities for download of footage, while MDVR-3 adds support for 3G cellular data networks. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Microscopy System offers expanded options and accessories.

February 3, 2015

Offering choice of 6 different sub lenses with magnifications of .35X, .5X, .75X, 1X, 1.5X, and 2X, Micro-Video Zoom Objective is suited for industrial robots, machine vision, quality control, and electronics fabrication. Video Adapters expand range of magnifications from low of .17X to high of 18X, while 2X C-Mount Adapter delivers up to 748X enlargement. To shorten overall length between camera and work piece, Right Angle Optical Beam Bender is available. Read More