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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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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Blast Pressure Sensors offer resonant frequencies to 500 kHz.
Flow / Pressure Probes

Blast Pressure Sensors offer resonant frequencies to 500 kHz.

Series 137B quartz ICP® blast pressure pencil probes, featuring micro-second response time, offer high-level 5 V output signal capable of driving long cable runs hundreds of feet long to safe zone for data acquisition. Probe sensors can capture both peak pressure and total impulse calculations. Designed for range of explosion, blast, and shock wave testing, units are suited for applications...

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Complete Packages for Production Monitoring
Universal Process / Temperature Controllers

Complete Packages for Production Monitoring

Marlboro - Quality monitoring is constantly increasing in importance in modern production. The metrology technology specialist HBM offers a comprehensive range of products in the Industrial Process Control (IPC) sector for various applications, for example, switch checks or monitoring of press-fit or forming processes. These products range from sensors via amplifiers right up to the controllers...

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