Proximity/Light Sensor targets cell phone manufacturers.
Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Proximity/Light Sensor targets cell phone manufacturers.

Combining functions of digital ambient light sensor with those of digital proximity sensor, Model SFH 7770 determines brightness, detects presence of object nearby, and can tell whether object is moving closer or further away. Sensitivity from 1 Â-µW/cm² to 10 mW/cm² allows unit to operate at distances up to 30 cm. With digital output, sensor supports high-speed I²C...

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Impact (Shock) Indicators

Handling Indicator helps identify supply chain trouble spots.

Suitable for customers shipping large, heavy crates or containers, ShockWatch DropSpot provides indisputable evidence of mishandling during transportation and shipping. Unit is not activated until adhesive backing is removed and it is applied to product or shipping container. Available in 3 different G-level sensitivity options, sensor can be shipped worldwide to customers without accidental...

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Dimensional Measurement & Inspection Probes

Spectroscopy Probe analyzes polymer melts during extrusion.

Extruder Access Optical Diffuse Reflectance Probe, FDR-755, brings NIR spectroscopy to extrusion processes by introducing diffuse reflectance probe that can be mounted in any of Â-½-20 UNF Dynisco-compatible pressure transducer fittings available on polymer extruders. Use of diffuse reflectance minimizes required penetration into melt. This makes it compatible with any size extruder and...

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AutomationDirect Adds Sensors for Food and Beverage Industry
Proximity Sensors

AutomationDirect Adds Sensors for Food and Beverage Industry

Cumming, GA --- AutomationDirect's new line of food and beverage sensor products includes AC and DC proximity and photoelectric sensors and quick-disconnect sensor cables. Compliant with the IP69K standard, the sensors withstand washdown conditions up to 212°F and are constructed of FDA certified materials. The PFM 12 mm and PFK 18mm proximity series are sensors with shielded or unshielded...

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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding
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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding

We developed this eBook with designers, engineers and purchasing specialists in mind. It is written to provide a basic understanding of plastic injection molding presses, processes and costs. Our goal is to make our customers more knowledgeable about what goes into making a plastic part.

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Testing String Potentiometer survives harsh wet environments.

Featuring ruggedized measuring cable designed for demands of flight and automotive crash tests, MT3A is offered with 3, 9, 15, and 30 in. stroke ranges and has 3 cable tension options for tests up to 90 G. Linear position test sensor, built to withstand outdoor conditions and operate from -40 to +250°F, is available with rugged aluminum sensor cover option and incorporates o-ring seals....

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String Potentiometer offers 4-20 mA and 0-10 Vdc output.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

String Potentiometer offers 4-20 mA and 0-10 Vdc output.

Featuring measurement range of 4.75-50 in., SP3 sensor operates from 12-32 Vdc and provides user-selectable 4-20 mA or 0-10 Vdc output signal. Desired output signal is selected by connecting appropriate signal wires, and water-resistant polycarbonate body is designed for tight spaces. Able to accommodate measuring cable misalignment, sensor features free release tolerance and is offered with...

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CETCI Receives BTL Certification for PET BACnet® Gas Detection Transmitter
Gas and Chemical Sensors / Detectors

CETCI Receives BTL Certification for PET BACnet® Gas Detection Transmitter

Delta, B.C. - Critical Environment Technologies Canada Inc. (CETCI) is proud to receive the BACnet® Testing Laboratories (BTL) certification for PET BACnet® gas detection transmitter on October 15, 2010. BTL was established by BACnet® International to test product functionalities based on the BACnet® standards. BTL's mandatory requirements must be met in order to be BTL listed. PET...

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Xsens Releases Wireless 3D Motion Tracker
Electrical Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Xsens Releases Wireless 3D Motion Tracker

ENSCHEDE, Netherlands - Xsens Technologies B.V., the leader in professional 3D tracking systems, today announced the availability of the MTw(TM) miniature wireless inertial motion tracker for ambulatory 3D kinematic measurements. The Xsens MTw(TM) wireless body-area network system will be shown for the first time at the Neuroscience 2010 conference (November 13-17, 2010) in San Diego, USA at...

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Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Goodrich Achieves Major Integration Milestone on ORS-1 Satellite

Successful integration of sensor payload with satellite bus paves way for delivery later this year CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has successfully integrated its electro-optic/infrared (EO/IR) sensor payload with the spacecraft bus for ORS-1, the first satellite in the Operationally Responsive Space program designed to support Combatant Command operations. The successful...

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Magnetic Hall Sensors detect rotational speed of gear wheels.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic Hall Sensors detect rotational speed of gear wheels.

Providing non-contact operation that minimizes abrasive wear, MTRM 16 Hall Sensors detect both rotational direction and rpm speed of gear wheels in gearboxes and engines at up to 20,000 pulses. Units feature operating voltage of 8-28 Vdc, maximum switching frequency of 20 kHz, and operating temperature of -40 to +120°C. IP67-rated M12 full-metal housing has front face made of IP68-rated...

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