Inspection Systems & Instruments

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ultrasound Systems inspect internally corroded pipes.

July 23, 2015

Providing tools for C-Scan imaging, 2-axis MapSCANNER and MapROVER detect wall thickness loss due to corrosion, abrasion, or erosion. Semi-automated MapSCANNER works with HydroFORM or Dual Linear Array phased array corrosion mapping solutions, while fully automated MapROVER works with HydroFORM solution. MapROVER utilizes 4 magnetic wheels that are motorized for constant data acquisition up to 147 mm/s. Motorized raster arm enables 600 mm scan width traveling at speed up to 900 mm/s. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Roughness Sensor enables all measurements on one CMM.

July 16, 2015

Simplifying QA workflow, ZEISS ROTOS is used via stylus changer interface on probe of coordinate measuring machine (CMM) under full CNC control and enables standard-compliant measurement of roughness and waviness on one CMM. All features of technical drawing can be fully captured with one CMM and displayed in one report, and various measuring positions can be reached without rechucking. Rotary axis can turn full 360° and be tilted perpendicularly to provide tilt range of 160°.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Microscope System utilizes angle measuring eyepiece.

July 14, 2015

Available for modular tool microscope system, AME-5M Goniometer Eyepiece measures over 360° to accuracy of 5' (minutes) by use of rotary Vernier and crosshair eyepiece. Unit features white scale on black background and can be enlarged by 10X magnifier. Modular design enables user to attain magnifications from 3X–800X using choice of 3 microscope body styles, 3 rack-and-pinion mounting brackets, 2 illuminators, and 2 video adapters. System can handle workpieces up to 7 in. in length. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BGA Interposer probes DDR4 x16 designs with logic analyzer.

July 13, 2015

Sized to test designs with tight space restrictions, Keysight W4636A lets engineers capture address and command signals, as well as subset of data signals, for debugging designs and performing functional validation measurements for data rates up to 2,400 Mbps. This DDR4 x16 two-wing, small-KOV (keep-out volume) BGA interposer provides direct access to balls of JEDEC-standard DDR4 x16 96-ball DRAM with low loading and minimal impact to signal integrity on embedded-system designs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inspection System ensures quality of reflecting surfaces.

July 9, 2015

Integrating all components into compact device with height-adjustable legs, reflectCONTROL Compact comes in 2D version that recognizes defects on reflecting surfaces and 3D version that measures reflecting surfaces at submicrometer accuracies. Housing includes monitor for striped pattern protection, as well as up to 2 cameras. To avoid interference from ambient light, measuring field can be darkened on all 4 sides. System can be integrated into production lines via Ethernet interface. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Inspection System features lightweight portable design.

July 7, 2015

Weighing 14 lb, Gen-Eye SDP combines all features of full-size video inspection system in portable package. System includes 10.4 in. sunlight-readable LCD, built-in 4-hr rechargeable battery for remote applications far from power source, and Wi-Fi transmitter that sends video to smartphone or tablet. With app, users can view and record video inspections at up to 300–500 ft. Additional features include built-in waterproof keyboard and integral SD recorder that stores up to 32 GB on one card. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Videoscope delivers high quality still images, video.

July 2, 2015

Series C enables remote visual inspections of manufactured parts, structures, or areas that have limited direct visual access. While insertion tube maneuverability is enabled via flexible distal tip and spring neck design, combination of 8 brightness settings, glare reduction, high-intensity LED, and light-sensitive CCD camera chip technologies enables capture of images with desired brightness. Thumb-driven joystick controls 360° articulation of distal tip and up to 120° angulation. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

X-Ray Generators suit medical radiography applications.

June 30, 2015

Featuring 450 kHz maximum output frequency, Z Series X-Ray Generators offer various options, including dual speed starter, dual filament drive, and variety of control console choices. Units are available from 32–65 kW peak power with 40–150 kV output voltage, and up to 5 different manual and AEC operating modes. Measuring 595 x 410 x 475 mm, generators have flexible interface that facilitates integration, installation, calibration, and service. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Configurable Control Platform improves operational efficacy.

June 26, 2015

Improving utilization of existing tools and assets, Automation Platform consists of two programmable automation control options; I/O modules for interfacing to any type of sensor, actuator, valve, etc; and Controls Workbench software for configuration, process monitoring, tuning, and data storage. Library of process routine templates and function blocks facilitates implementation, and leveraging of Umetrics analytical solutions improves automation via real-time actionable data insights. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

PoE Embedded System supports automated optical inspection.

June 24, 2015

Supporting 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 or Celeron™ processor, Model eBOX671-885-FL is equipped with 4-port Power-over-Ethernet, 6 USB 3.0 ports, and 8-channel programmable/isolated digital I/O. Box PC supports CFast™ socket, mSATA interface, and dual 2.5 in. HDD/SSD with RAID 0/1 for backup. Featuring fanless design and dust-proof housing, unit additionally includes 2 Gigabit LAN ports, 4 COM ports, and 2 USB 2.0 ports, as well as 1 DVI-I, 1 HDMI, and 1 DisplayPort. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spindle Qualification System aids preventive maintenance.

June 23, 2015

Comprised of software, noncontact capacitive sensors, and precision target pins, SpindleCheck enables maintenance departments and machine operators to know how machine is performing before making parts. Capabilities facilitate and accelerate spindle measurement of rotational and thermal errors. Measuring changes in point of machining to identify thermal drift helps accelerate installation verification, prevent unnecessary spindle rebuilds, and troubleshoot form errors in parts. Read More

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

Sensors and Accessories measure large and divergent laser sources.

June 23, 2015

Respectively, 6000W-BB-200x200 and L2000W-BB-120 water-cooled laser power/energy sensors have 200 x 200 mm and 120 mm apertures and measurement capabilities of 100–6,000 W and up to 2,000 W. With 120 mm aperture, L100(500)A-PF-120 laser power/energy sensor measures lasers for ~1 sec exposures at up to 6,000 W or continuously up to 100 W (500 W with heat sink). Scatter Shields 30K-W and 10K-W reduce heating effect of backscatter on surrounding sensor surfaces when measuring 30 and 10 kW lasers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wafer Tester delivers automated functionality.

June 16, 2015

Developed for testing wafers from 200–450 mm, 4800 Bondtester utilizes Paragon™ software. Included functionality that provides flexibility for creation and mapping of wafers enables accelerated and precise setup of test patterns. Also, virtual images for each test pattern facilitate editing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pipeline Analysis Tool captures, reports cathodic protection data.

June 12, 2015

Pipeline Compliance System (PCS) Axis v1.9 lets operators capture, analyze, report, and act on cathodic protection data for pipelines. While fostering compliance with PHMSA regulations, solution also aids in monitoring inspection intervals, optimizing geographic routing, and generating reports. Specific capabilities include bulk records adjustment, multiple readings capture, survey route import/export, granular test point data capture, and user-based roles/permissions. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Measurement System offers touchscreen operation, low MPE.

June 5, 2015

Used for shop floor measurement of shafts and turned parts up to 40 mm dia x 250 mm long, fully automatic MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 features Max Permissible Error (MPE) of <1.5 microns + L/40 for diameter and 3 microns + L/125 for length. Hi-Res CMOS matrix camera with 4 million pixels has live image field of view of 40 x 24 mm, Z-axis positioning speeds reach 200 mm/sec, and image acquisition rate is >120 images/sec. Zoom functions allow measurement of such small details as chamfers and radii. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pan-and-Tilt Camera facilitates pipe inspection.

May 14, 2015

Equipped with NDT technology, ANACONDA Pipe Camera has camera head that pans 360° and tilts 180° to capture every detail of inspection area. Head is protected by clear detachable dome that can be quickly replaced in event of damage to avoid image impairment. Made of aluminum and completely IP68 waterproof, ANACONDA is available with semi-rigid push rods ranging from 98–262.5 ft long. Control unit is mounted on reel and features 5.7 in. color TFT wide screen monitor. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Food Processing & Preparation, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

X-ray System increases bulk food inspection efficiency.

May 12, 2015

Aiding contaminant detection, product handling, and maintenance for high-volume, dry bulk foods applications, Eagle™ Bulk 415 PRO has cupped conveyor and 4-lane flap rejecter. Features that simplify care procedures for production line operators and maximize production uptime include tool-free removal of conveyor belt, hinged louver, and belt tensioning lever system. Also included, SimulTask™ imaging software offers image analysis routines, on-screen diagnostics, and safety system status. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Color Measurement System handles structured, curved surfaces.

May 7, 2015

Inline colorCONTROL ACS7000 is available with ACS2-R45/0-28-1200(001) sensor, which is designed as circular sensor and has 3 x 2 mm measurement spot. While oval measurement spot enables sensor head to perform color measurements on structured and curved surfaces, continuous and homogeneous lighting allows measurements to be carried out regardless of angular position of target object. Applications include color control systems for high-volume, automotive, and plastics/textile production. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Radiation Survey Sensor works in X-ray energy range.

May 4, 2015

Designed to minimize need for user interaction, RaySafe X2 Survey sensor enables survey measurements in X-ray energy range and brings ability to perform leakage and scatter measurements in diagnostic X-ray applications. Manual and automatic trigger modes allow sensor to capture low dose-rate measurements in X-ray machine's primary beam, and other features include ability to switch energy response between Air Kerma (Gy or R) and Ambient Dose Equivalent (Sv). Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laser Line Distance Sensor can measure complex geometries.

May 1, 2015

Compatible with diffusive and semi-diffusive surfaces, ConoLine-100 non-contact laser line projection system is used for measuring distances. This optical line sensor uses rotating mirror to produce laser line speeds up to 100 lines/sec and point sensor accuracy down to 1 micron. Adjustable line angle allows sensor to scan undercuts, steep grooves, and angles up to ±120°. All data processing, including pre-programmed functions, are housed in one integrated unit (sensor head). Read More