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Collision Sentry(TM) wins IMHX 2013 Design 4 Safety Award for Technology
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

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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TuuliSaimaa Deploys ZephIR Lidar During Construction of Wind Farm Ensuring Safe Operations
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TuuliSaimaa Deploys ZephIR Lidar During Construction of Wind Farm Ensuring Safe Operations

ZephIR Wind Lidar Provides Real Time Wind Monitoring During the Construction of a Wind Farm Allowing Us to Make Key Operational Decisions with all the Evidence We Need TuuliSaimaa develop wind farms in Finland and have been working with ZephIR lidar systems over many years. This novel application sees the company using ZephIR 300, the industry leading wind lidar, to monitor wind speed at the...

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Current Sensor IC comes in micro sized package.
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Current Sensor IC comes in micro sized package.

Housed in 3 x 3 x 0.75 mm QFN package with internal resistance of 0.6 mΩ, Model ACS711 is designed for high and low side sensing applications up to 100 Vdc, with over 30 A continuous current. Factory programming provides for optimized accuracy in IC, with integrated fast response fault output. Model ACS711 is suited for motor and pump control in white goods, short circuit and overpower detection...

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Maxim Integrated to Demonstrate a More Integrated World at Mobile World Congress

Maxim will showcase multiple differentiated and highly integrated portable equipment and communications solutions for mobile platforms. SAN JOSE, Calif. - At the 2013 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) will showcase its unique and highly integrated portable equipment and communications solutions for mobile platforms. Maxim will host nine...

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Recording Road Surfacing Data to Prove Process Efficiency
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Recording Road Surfacing Data to Prove Process Efficiency

CAS DataLoggers Saves on Costs with an All-in-One System CHESTERLAND OH — CAS DataLoggers recently provided the comprehensive data logging solution for a company owning several bitumen spray trucks used to seal roads and highways. Management wanted to demonstrate the quality and efficiency of their process to customers by recording the specific information regarding their particular assembly...

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Direction Detection Sensor IC uses 2 Hall-effect switches.

Providing digital output signals that indicate speed and direction of target rotation, Model A1233 is suited for ring magnet based, speed and direction systems located in harsh automotive and industrial environments. Dual-channel monolithic IC contains 2 independent Hall-effect bipolar switches that are located 1.63 mm apart and are photolithographically aligned to better than 1 Â-µm....

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PCB Piezotronics Expands Platinum Stock Product Program

Sensors with Lifetime Warranty and In-Stock Guarantee Depew, NY - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a world leader in microphones, vibration, pressure, force, and torque sensors, announces the expansion of the PCB Platinum Stock Product program. Building on a commitment to Total Customer Satisfaction the program offers an additional 18 test and industrial sensors with a lifetime warranty and an in-stock...

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STMicroelectronics Unveils Ultra-Compact 3-Axis Accelerometer with Embedded Microcontroller for Advanced Motion-Recognition Capabilities and Sensor Hub
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STMicroelectronics Unveils Ultra-Compact 3-Axis Accelerometer with Embedded Microcontroller for Advanced Motion-Recognition Capabilities and Sensor Hub

Smart sensor packs motion sensing and intelligence into 9 mm3 Geneva - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the world's top manufacturer of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems)[1], today announced details of a miniature smart sensor that combines a 3-axis accelerometer with an embedded...

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Inertial Measurement Unit achieves 6° of freedom.
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Inertial Measurement Unit achieves 6° of freedom.

Using MEMS technology to sense translational movement in 3 perpendicular axes and rotational movement about 3 perpendicular axes, 6DF SeriesÂ- provides motion, position, and navigational sensing over 6° of freedom. IMU measures motion of equipment onto which it is attached and delivers data to equipment's control module via CAN SAE J1939 communications protocol. Sealed in aluminum...

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Bosch Designs Application-Specific Integrated Circuits for MEMS Sensors in Dresden

Focus on automotive and consumer applications Â-· Design of Integrated Circuits for customer-specific demands · Engagement in one of the most dynamic microelectronics centers in Europe Bosch has started its ASICs (Application-Specific Integrated Circuits) design activities for micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) sensors in Dresden, Germany. These sensors are silicon-based and...

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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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