Omron and STMicroelectronics Enable Smarter Gas Metering
GENEVA and KYOTO, Japan - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a leading supplier of IC solutions for metering applications, and Omron, a world leader in automation technology, today announced that the two companies have collaborated to provide a complete solution for electronic gas meter flow sensors. The flow sensor they have developed is a key component for the smart turn-key gas meter solution...Read More »
FM-Approved Temperature Sensors have built-in conduit adapters.
Combining sensor, signal conditioner, and loop-powered 4-20 mA transmitter in one package, models of TT420-LT series have built-in fitting for -½ in. flexible liquid-tight conduit and grease-fitting (zerk) tap. Products are compatible with 2-wire, 4-20 mA current loops and analog inputs and are FM-approved as Dust Ignition-proof. Models are optimized for applications such as grain handling...Read More »
Temperature Compensation Sensor targets optical strain gauges.
Model K-OTC sensor, suited for type K-OL and K-OR optical strain gauges, compensates temperature response of gauges. Based on optical strain gauge applied to aluminum sensor body, it measures thermal dilatation of aluminum and temperature-dependent signal change of fiber Bragg grating, allowing signal of gauge to be compensated by computation. Sensor signal is read into catman-®AP software with...Read More »
High-Temperature Pressure Sensors monitor gas turbines.
Series 176 high-temperature pressure sensors mount to gas turbine combustor to provide operators with diagnostics, part fatigue analysis, and ability to continuously monitor and control emissions. Able to detect and measure pressure phenomena and combustion instability in temperatures up to 986-Read More »
Thinking About Manufacturing Automation?
Check out this white paper to learn how cobots are able to automate manual processes.Read More »
Wyatt Technology MALS Detectors Enable Pharmaceutical Manufacturers to Perform Easy and Reliable Transmembrane Protein Characterization
(SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA) - Wyatt Technology Corporation, the world leader in absolute macromolecular characterization instrumentation and software, announced today that the Université de Provence and Université de la Méditerranée in Marseille, France, have implemented the innovative Wyatt Multi-Angle Light Scattering (MALS) detectors for use in their Biological Macromolecules Joint...Read More »
Position Sensor features flexible, paper-thin design.
Measuring just 0.008 in. thick, FlexiPot(TM) Linear Potentiometer provides -Read More »
Tactile Sensor Kit facilitates force measurement tasks.
Geared toward students, hobbyists, and engineers, FlexiForce-® Starter Kit contains all necessary components to build any of 3 recommended circuits. Guide provides detailed, step-by-step instructions on how to build circuits, and 2 sample FlexiForce tactile force sensors are also included for limited time. FlexiForce sensors are thin and flexible piezoresistive force sensors used to detect and...Read More »
Photoelectric Sensors detect transparent and opaque objects.
Featuring Clear Object Detection, GLV18 Series uses reflectors to detect transparent objects up to 2.5 m away or opaque objects up to 5 m away. Sensors can detect transparent objects to contrast as low as 18%, including objects as transparent as glass or clear film. Status LEDs, placed 180-Read More »
Air Velocity Sensor protects electronics from overheating.
Supplied in 1.0 x 0.25 x 0.5 in. package with 0.1 in. pitch, F600 enables electronics manufacturers to anticipate thermal rise before it occurs by directly monitoring airflow at critical board locations. Board level sensor, used for continuous monitoring of airflow in small locations, has air velocity range of 100-1,000 fpm and offers output to sound alarm or reduce system power if loss of air...Read More »
RAW CMOS Image Sensor delivers high-frame-rate HD video.
Model OV8820, RAW CMOS image sensor operates in 8-megapixel resolution at 24 fps in 4:3 format and in 6-megapixel resolution at 30 fps in 16:9 format. High-speed, 4-lane MIPI interface facilitates high data transfer rate. Unit meets demands of smart phones with electronic image stabilization and full horizontal field of view, and has backside illumination to provide low-light sensitivity....Read More »
High or Low Volume Custom Crates and Boxes Available from Reid Packaging
Reid provides mil-spec crates and corrugated boxes in custom dimensions from single to triple wall and will even package them on-site. Check out the video to learn more.Read More »