Level Gages

Drum Level Sensor flashes strobe when drum is full.

Featuring adjustable IST (Infrared Sensing Technology), Dust Sentry(TM) flashes strobe light to alert operators when dust in container reaches preset level to prevent overfill conditions. Installation to any drum or container takes minutes, and plug-and-play design does not require any wiring. Able to work with solids or liquids, solid-state solution offers adjustable depth setting and works with...

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Acoustic Switches provide blocked chute detection.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Acoustic Switches provide blocked chute detection.

Featuring non-contact, self-cleaning operation, Gladiator Acoustic Switches use acoustic wave technology in Sender/Receiver form for blocked chute detection, point level detection, and anti-collision for heavy machinery. Gladiator Amplifier powers 2 AW Transducers, which use software that enables both units to pulse and receive each other's acoustic echoes. When path between transducers is...

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Gas and Chemical Sensors / Detectors

Therm-O-Disc and ABSMaterials Enter Agreement to Develop Advanced Sensors to Detect and Prevent Gas Leaks

Multi-year Pact Leverages Firms' Innovation, Market, and Service Capabilities to Improve Safety Through New Generation of Flammable Gas Sensors MANSFIELD, OHIO, AND WOOSTER, OHIO -- Therm-O-Disc, a business of Emerson, and ABSMaterials, Inc., a privately held company, announced today they have reached agreement to jointly develop and market new technology to quickly detect leaking flammable gas....

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Radiography Services

Canon Unveils New Concepts for Future of Imaging at Canon EXPO 2010 Paris

Core Facts o Canon Europe today unveiled a wide range of new products and concept imaging technologies at Canon EXPO 2010 in Paris, which will shape the future of imaging for consumer, professional, business and healthcare environments. o Canon is building on a history of continuous innovation and re-affirming its goal to develop products recognised as number one in their categories. o The...

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Proximity Sensors

Photoelectric Sensor targets packaging and bottling industries.

With sensing distance of 0.8 m, OsiSense XUBT1(TM) enables detection of transparent materials such as PET bottles, translucent wrapping film, and colored glass. Sensor operates in conjunction with reflector and installs with M12 connector or standard cable. Teach button optimizes detection parameters, while 3 LEDs on rear of sensor facilitate maintenance. Measuring 18 mm in diameter, sensor is...

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Stainless Steel Sensors withstand high-pressure washdown.
Proximity Sensors

Stainless Steel Sensors withstand high-pressure washdown.

Suitable for food and beverage industry, photoelectric Series 42CS and inductive Series 871TS feature IP69K enclosure ratings for washdown applications. PHOTOSWITCH 42CS Series offers smooth or threaded 18 mm 316L stainless steel housing with hard plastic lens and operating temperature of -25 to 85°C. Offered in 12 and 18 mm dia threaded cylindrical enclosure made of 316L stainless steel,...

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Electromagnetic Field (EMF) Sensors / Detectors / Transducer

Radar Detection System helps drivers avoid road hazards.

Using Bluetooth® wireless technology to connect Cobra radar detector and Cobra iRadar App for iPhone®, Cobra iRadar(TM) Detection System lets motorists view, hear, and log alerts for radar/laser guns as well as speed/red light cameras and other potential hazards. Cobra iRadar detector provides 360° protection and can also work as standalone detector, while app also lets drivers...

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Temperature Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

IP Sensors by HW Group Easily Work with Nagios

HW group, a well-known manufacturer of IP sensors (HWg-STE: SNMP thermometer, HWg-WLD: Web-based water leak detector, Poseidon, Damocles), has released a series of plug-ins that simplify the use of its IP sensors in Nagios, a popular open-source IT infrastructure monitoring system. HW group produces IP sensors for various applications. Most sensors include native SNMP interface (temperature and...

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ProSense line expands with Thermocouples, RTDs, and Extension Wire
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ProSense line expands with Thermocouples, RTDs, and Extension Wire

AutomationDirect's ProSense line of process measurement devices now includes type J and type K thermocouples, more varieties of RTD sensors, and extension wire. Thermocouple probes with connection heads feature cast aluminum NEMA 4 screw covers with captive gasket and stainless steel chain. The Â-¼ diameter probes are available with temperature sensing ranges of 32 to 1,330° (Type J)...

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Stratophase to Showcase Real-Time, In-Line Process Monitoring System at EFIB 2010
Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Stratophase to Showcase Real-Time, In-Line Process Monitoring System at EFIB 2010

Romsey, UK - Stratophase, a specialist in real-time chemical and biochemical measurement, is presenting its SpectroSens technology for real-time, in-line process profiling of industrial bioprocesses at the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology (EFIB 2010), 19 - 21 October, Edinburgh, UK. The SpectroSens technology brings together proven science from the telecoms, optics and biotech...

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