Electrical Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

North America Demands Higher Standards in Offshore Safety: IDENTEC SOLUTIONS Delivers

LUSTENAU, Austria, and DALLAS - IDENTEC SOLUTIONS, the leader in industrial, wireless sensor networks announced today that they will be expanding their personnel safety and optimization solutions for the oil and gas industry into the North American market. Already an established leader in personnel safety solutions in Europe, IDENTEC SOLUTIONS' systems are widely deployed and include well known...

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Pressure Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Safety Sensor System helps pedestrians survive road accidents.

Comprised of air hose connected to 2 pressure sensors built flexibly into bumper, pedestrian protection system recognizes collisions with pedestrians and supplies safety systems with information needed to trigger protective measures. Within 10-15 msec of impact, active hood of vehicle is triggered and raised by actuators. This prevents struck pedestrian from being severely injured or killed by...

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Sierra Monitor at ADIPEC 2010 in Abu Dhabi
Gas and Chemical Sensors / Detectors

Sierra Monitor at ADIPEC 2010 in Abu Dhabi

Sierra Monitor will be displaying their full range of hazardous gas detection systems and detectors at ADIPEC 2010, the total oil & gas show in Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 1-4. Look for Sierra Monitor in the Gulf Incon International booth 04064. Sierra Monitor gas detection systems monitor for hazardous levels of Combustible Gas, Oxygen Deficiency and Toxic Gases in process plants worldwide. The...

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Pressure Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensor supports multiple valve designs.

Low Cost Clamp-In (LCCI) sensor for Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) applications includes valve that screws directly into housing, allowing for single housing with multiple valve design capability. Devices' design features laser welding of the cover to the housing, compliant pin battery and valve connection, and heat resistant, long life battery capable of operating within temperature...

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Air Amplifiers and How They Work
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Air Amplifiers and How They Work

Air amplifiers are pneumatically driven devices that use shop air to provide the motive power for increasing air pressure. This white paper provides an in-depth overview into the air amplifiers and how they work.

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Miscellaneous Controls

Detcon to Attend PBIOS 2010

Detcon is showcasing its state-of-the-art SmartWireless(TM) product line at the Permian Basin International Oil Show in Odessa, Texas, October 19-21. Known for producing the most durable gas detection solutions for the harshest environments, Detcon has now extended its reach by designing a system that's applicable beyond gas detection. The advanced wireless system can be used with numerous gas...

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Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Position Sensor features 225 mm linear configuration.

Featuring non-contact design that eliminates mechanical failure mechanisms and minimizes wear, SMART Position Sensor senses position of magnet relative to sensor from 0-225 mm. Unit provides analog or digital output for use in control systems requiring RS232-type interface with 57.6 Kbit/s baud rate. Device accurately measures values down to 0.0055 in. analog and 0.000137 in. digital. Featuring...

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Magnetic Rotary Position Sensors offer wear-free operation.
Position Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Magnetic Rotary Position Sensors offer wear-free operation.

Supplied in IP60-rated housing that measures less than Â-¼ in. high, non-contact POSIROT® PRAS21 series uses external position magnet to provide absolute output signal over 0°-360° measurement range. Smaller measurement ranges may be ordered in 15° increments and sensor output is 0.5-4.5 V analog signal with other outputs available upon request. Respective resolutions...

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Architectural Windows

Cashco Achieves ISO 14001 Environmental Certification

ELLSWORTH, KANSAS - September 2010 - Cashco Inc. has always prided itself in being a leading supplier of American-made control valves and regulators that meet ISO 9001/2000 Quality Assurance Program standards. Now, Cashco has added another feather to its cap with an International Organization of Standards (ISO) 14001 certification for designing and implementing an effective environmental...

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Biosensor Instrument utilizes surface acoustic wave technology.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Biosensor Instrument utilizes surface acoustic wave technology.

Utilizing SAW technology, sam5 provides label-free detection of real-time binding and structural events. Bimodal measurement technique enables instrument to measure conformational changes in membranes and vesicles, as well as traditional cellular samples. In addition, sensor chips integrate 5 independent sensor elements for simultaneous analysis of different species or parameters and parallel...

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Sensor System helps ensure optimal heat sink efficiency.
Miscellaneous Software

Sensor System helps ensure optimal heat sink efficiency.

Tactilus® lets engineers test and correct surface contact and pressure distribution between heat sink and semiconductor. In addition to visualizing contact forces and pressure distribution data on circuit board components, functionality allows for mapping, measuring, and display of changing pressure distribution between mating surfaces as mounting screws between CPU and heat sink are...

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