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Sunsight Instruments Launches Microwave Path Alignment Kit at CTIA Super Mobility 2015 Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Sunsight Instruments, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sunsight Industries -- the industry leader in producing antenna alignment tools and antenna monitoring systems -- will showcase its new Microwave Path Alignment Kit at CTIA Super Mobility 2015 booth 4661. Sunsight Instruments continues to redefine the antenna alignment marketplace with the introduction of their high performance...

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Macro Sensors Miniature LVDTs Ensure Accurate Measurements of BiliCare(TM) Noninvasive Bilirubin Meter
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Macro Sensors Miniature LVDTs Ensure Accurate Measurements of BiliCare(TM) Noninvasive Bilirubin Meter

Pennsauken, NJ –Â- Gerium Medical's BiliCare™ Noninvasive Bilirubin Meter for neonatal jaundice screening is using a Macro Sensors Miniature LVDT Linear Position Sensor as a component of the sophisticated measuring technique that ensures accurate calculation of transcutaneous bilirubin levels in a newborn without puncturing the skin, thus reducing the risk for infection....

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Laser Distance Measurement Sensor comes in analog models.
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Laser Distance Measurement Sensor comes in analog models.

In addition to IP69K stainless steel housing, analog Q4XÂ- models feature 4–20 mA and 0–10 V output options, 4-digit display, and 3 buttons for setup. Sensors provide continuous measurement with resolutions as small as 0.15 mm and cover up to 300 mm range. Measurement reliability is not affected by color or reflectivity of target object or background, and areas of use...

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Inductive Linear Sensor adapts to hydraulic cylinder designs.
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Inductive Linear Sensor adapts to hydraulic cylinder designs.

Designed for magnet-free installation in rear endcap of hydraulic cylinders for operation at pressures up to 5,000 psig, contactless MHP-7 series employs 7 mm dia probe inserted into 8 mm (5/16 in.) gun-drilled hole in cylinder rod to measure position. Ranges from 1–24 in. FS and 1 in. hex aluminum or stainless steel housing are available. Along with SenSet™ for field scalability of analog...

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LVIT Inductive Linear Position Sensor suits factory automation.
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LVIT Inductive Linear Position Sensor suits factory automation.

Available in 4 ranges from 2–8 in., LR-27 Series comes in 1.05 in. dia anodized aluminum housing sealed to IP67. Contactless operation prevents wearout from dither or cycling. While radial cable exit version comes with swivel rod eye ends, axial termination versions are available with M-12 connector or 1 m cable. Sensors operate from DC voltages, are offered withÂ- choice of 4 analog...

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Capacitive Displacement Sensor comes in 2 x 2 x 4 in. package.
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Capacitive Displacement Sensor comes in 2 x 2 x 4 in. package.

Offering resolutions to 0.0007% at 100 Hz or 0.004% at 15 kHz, single-channel CPL350 can be installed in out-of-the-way places for embedded and OEM applications. BNC single-ended output is provided, and differential output is available for max resolution with longer cable runs. Sensors typically ship with 15 kHz bandwidth, and internal dip-switch lets user set bandwidth to 15 kHz, 10 kHz, 1 kHz,...

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Tata Steel Uses Keyence Sensors for High-accuracy Dimensional Inspections of Its Rails
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Tata Steel Uses Keyence Sensors for High-accuracy Dimensional Inspections of Its Rails

Tata Steel Europe (whose former name was Corus) is the second largest steel producer in Europe. The parent company, Tata Steel is one of the top ten steel producers in the world. The total capacity of crude steel Group, which employs about 80,000 people on four continents, is over 28 million tons. Tata Steel Rail Division France has 508 people for a production of 456,000 tons of rails and...

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Compact Capacitive Displacement Sensor supports up to 6 channels.
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Compact Capacitive Displacement Sensor supports up to 6 channels.

Supplied in 4 x 2 x 8 in. package, CPL230 supports up to 6 channels of capacitive sensing for embedded OEM applications. Resolutions reach up to 0.0007% at 100 Hz or 0.004% at 15 kHz. Unit typically ships with 15 kHz bandwidth, and internal dip-switch can set bandwidth to 15 kHz, 10 kHz, 1 kHz, or 100 Hz. Along with 0.0004–0.5 in. measurement range, features include 0.5% FS typ linearity and...

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Inductive Position Sensor offers linear, rotary position feedback.
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Inductive Position Sensor offers linear, rotary position feedback.

FromÂ- single package, Blade25 monitors activator's (target) position in either straight linear movement (±12.5 mm displacement) or in curved arc rotary movement (±45°) as it passes over sensing element. Non-contacting position sensing technology is immune to outside magnetic influences, and available outputs are analog, PWM, or Serial (RS232 19.2k 8N)....

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