Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Teddy Roosevelt vs. Lawrence of Arabia - Who will Be the Deadliest?
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Teddy Roosevelt vs. Lawrence of Arabia - Who will Be the Deadliest?

The early twentieth century was no battlefield for fools. As it stood, only the strongest, brightest, most strategic could prevail, or even more profound, walk away alive. It was within this era that two distinct men carved a name for themselves: Theodore Roosevelt and Lawrence of Arabia. Both men of esteemed stature and courage, they led their fellow comrades through difficult circumstances....

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STI Offers Protection against Vandalism of PIR Units
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STI Offers Protection against Vandalism of PIR Units

The STI Motion Detector Damage Stopper-® helps protect PIR units against vandalism and damage. Designed to protect wall-mounted PIR units against vandalism and accidental damage, the guard features 9-gauge steel wire with white corrosion resistant polyester coating. Many model sizes are available, including corner mount. As all STI protective covers, the Stopper is backed by a three year...

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Murata Showcases New Sensor Innovations at Sensor + Test Exhibition

Stand 12-294 SENSOR+TEST 2013 Nürnberg, May 14-16 Hoofddorp, Netherlands – Murata today announced it will be demonstrating several new sensor technologies on its exhibition stand at the forthcoming SENSOR+TEST 2013 event in Nürnberg, Germany. One of the innovations on display will be a single optical sensor that has potential application as a touch-less gesture sensor for use with...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Riegl and Applanix Take Flight on UAV

RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems (www.riegl.com) and Applanix Corporation (www.applanix.com) announced today that the Applanix AP50 GNSS-Inertial sensor system was successfully integrated with RIEGL's VQ-820-GU topo-bathymetric airborne laser scanner on board the Schiebel CAMCOPTER-® S-100 UAV. The RIEGL VQ®-820-GU is specifically designed to survey sea beds, the grounds of rivers or lakes and...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

MTS Seismic Simulation System Helps Japanese Company Prepare for Next Major Earthquake

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.– MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced it has developed the world's most advanced, large-scale, privately owned seismic test system for Kajima Corporation Technical Research in Tokyo, Japan. This massive custom MTS seismic system, referred to as the W-DECKER-®, was developed...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

High-Temperature Accelerometers suit gas turbine applications.

Ideal for Vibration Measurement on Gas Turbines Depew, NY - IMI Sensors, a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc., announces the immediate availability of its new and improved high temperature accelerometers for vibration measurement in gas turbines in areas of up to 900°F (482°C).  Vibration monitoring of gas turbines provides critical information to diagnose potential problems, leading to an...

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Vibration Sensors feature radiation-resistant design.

Nuclear power plants utilize vibration monitoring to ensure continuous power generation and safety for personnel and equipment, and prevent radiation leaks. Expensive and crucial machinery including cold water feed pumps, pressurized water reactors, and steam generators operate more efficiently as a result of condition monitoring. Meggitt has developed new radiation-hardened vibration sensors and...

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Area LED Luminaires use motion sensors to conserve energy.

ATLANTA – Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) introduces Lithonia Lighting® D-Series Area LED luminaires integrated with Sensor Switch® motion sensors. The D-Series Area Size 1 and Size 2 LED luminaires utilize motion sensors to increase energy savings in outdoor applications, saving approximately 80 percent in energy than comparable fixed output metal halide fixtures. Ideal for 15-to 30-foot...

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Unattended Seismic Sensors provide early warning security.
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Unattended Seismic Sensors provide early warning security.

Able to be deployed within seconds, E-UGS Unattended Ground Sensors provide live seismic sensing for up to- 6 months in order to protect perimeter of any area without endangering personnel. Disposable sensors, which can be deployed several miles away from secured areas to provide early detection of people walking as well as vehicles, can also provide soft- and hard-spot fill in coverage....

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Collision Sentry(TM) wins IMHX 2013 Design 4 Safety Award for Technology
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Collision Sentry(TM) wins IMHX 2013 Design 4 Safety Award for Technology

Lakewood, OH- Sentry Protection Products' Collision Sentry™ - collision warning device - is the winner in the Technology category of the Design 4 Safety Awards presented today at the 2013 IMHX British materials handling and logistics trade show. The Design 4 Safety Awards recognize the industry's commitment to safety and highlight the importance of product design in improving safety standards....

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