Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Current Sensor IC comes in micro sized package.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

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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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

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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SPO Well Positioned for Growth in 2013

Orders for consumer wellness products continue to increase NEW YORK - SPO Medical Inc. (SPOM [http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=SPOM ]), a leading developer of biosensor and microprocessor technologies for use in portable monitoring devices, announced today that initial shipments of its new consumer wellness product to US mass-market retailers generated approximately $300,000 in revenues to the...

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Miniature Length Sensors measure speed, position, distance.
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Miniature Length Sensors measure speed, position, distance.

Supplied in housingÂ- of conductive composite material that will eliminate static build up, CE-compliant ZMD series is suited for light- to medium-duty sensing applications. Spring-loaded torsion arm provides adjustable torsion load, allowing unit to be mounted in almost any orientation – including upside-down. Using 6 in. circumference wheel, series can be...

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