Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Intrusion Detection Sensor features fence-mounted design.

With 3 m location accuracy, FlexZone™ detects and locates any attempt to cut, climb, or otherwise break through fence. Ranging fence-mounted sensor can detect multiple simultaneous intrusions, even in presence of background environmental noise. Unit supports 1,968 ft of sensor cable per processor, creates zones through software, and carries power/data on sensor cable. To facilitate...

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Eddy Current-Based Sensor System is fail-safe up to 285°C.
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Eddy Current-Based Sensor System is fail-safe up to 285°C.

Optimized for thin turbine blades made from aluminum or titanium, turboSPEED DZ140 measures rotational speed of turbochargers in bench and field tests. This eddy current-based revolution counter is thermally stable and suitable for speed measurements from 200–400,000 rpm. Exhibiting immunity to interference in harsh test conditions, 3 mm diaÂ- sensor integrates temperature measurement...

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Shock and Vibration Detector optimizes drilling productivity.
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Shock and Vibration Detector optimizes drilling productivity.

Adding shock and vibration measurement capabilities to Tensor Directional Module, Directive™ System optimizes drilling penetration rates by enabling adjustments and corrections to be made based on real-time data. Real-time management of downhole vibrations also minimizes equipment damage, helping to avoid potential well-drilling delays. Operating at up to 175°C, system combines processor,...

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Hillcrest Labs and Bosch Sensortec Collaborate on Sensor Hub Solution for Head-Mounted Displays and Wearable Devices

- Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software included on Bosch Sensortec's BNO070 9-axis system in package (SiP) for head-mounted displays - SAN FRANCISCO - Hillcrest Labs ( Hillcrest") and Bosch SensortecÂ-  today announced a partnership to launch a new sensor solution for head-mounted displays (HMDs). The BNO070 solution includes Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software running on Bosch Sensortec's...

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Touchless Rotary Angle Sensors offer 10 output choices.
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Touchless Rotary Angle Sensors offer 10 output choices.

UtilizingÂ- magnetic pickup to provide touchless measurement range of 0° to 360°, IP69K-rated RFC4800 Series provides absolute, rotary position; up to 12 bit resolution; 0.1° repeatability; and Â±0.5% independent linearity. Outputs include SSI, Incremental, SPI, 0.1–10 V, 4–20 mA, 0.25–4.75 V ratiometric to supply, 0.5–4.5 V...

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Brüel & Kjær Licences Fiboptic Accelerometers to Smart Fibres
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Brüel & Kjær Licences Fiboptic Accelerometers to Smart Fibres

Deal targets vibration measurements in harsh environments like the oil and gas industry DENMARK – BrÃ-¼el and Kjær has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with UK Company, Smart Fibres to produce and sell fibre-optic acceleration sensors worldwide. Created in Brüel and Kjær's R&D laboratory, the SmartAccel-HF is a fibre-optic acceleration sensor suitable for...

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Seismic Earthquake Alarm Recorder offers real-time operation.

WithÂ- tri-axial MEMS accelerometer and ability to acquire vibration signals over 100 Hz sampling rate, SAR-713 can be used to establish complete earthquake warning system and trigger specific relay outputs. Unit also acts as earthquake data recorder for research analysis. Modbus-enabled unit displays real-time, 3-axis acceleration trend and earthquake information, including...

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Perimeter Intrusion Detection System features cut immunity.

While providing intrusion detection,Â- FiberPatrol FP1400 uses algorithm-based distributed sensing, coupled with frequency filtering, to reject environmental sources of nuisance and false alarms. Unit supports 8–28 software-configurable, cut-immune virtual detection zones; no field infrastructure is required other than fiber-optic cable. Along with simultaneous...

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Curtiss-Wright to Display Wide Range of Aviation Solutions at Singapore Airshow 2014

SINGAPORE AIR SHOW 2014, CHANGI EXHIBITION CENTRE, SINGAPORE (Booth #S95) — Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that it will display its latest highly engineered solutions for commercial and defense aerospace and aviation platforms at the 2014 Singapore Airshow (Booth #S95). Featured aerospace control products to be displayed: • B737 NG Transmission: The Sensors & Controls...

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Alliance Sensors Group's LV-45 Series Linear Sensor is Used to Help Prevent Train Derailment

Alliance Sensors Group’s LV-45 series linear sensors is being used in the Metrom Rail LLC SafeStructure™ System for road and rail bridge monitoring to help prevent train derailment. Bridge expansion and contraction due to seasonal heating and cooling is a common problem found in civil engineering. To combat this problem, engineers put expansion joints in the bridge to absorb these changes....

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