Xsens Releases Wireless 3D Motion Tracker
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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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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.
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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.
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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
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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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COMPRION Supports International Academic Projects on Information Security
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COMPRION Supports International Academic Projects on Information Security

COMPRION and the Smart Card Centre, Royal Holloway University London, extend their co-operation relationship. COMPRION and the Smart Card Centre at the RUHL are pleased to announce that their relationship is to be further extended and strengthened by the addition of the COMPRION Move 2, a SWP and HCI monitoring tool, to the existing COMPRION equipment that is used by the SCC within the...

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Plessey Semiconductors Announces Development of 8-inch SiGe BiCMOS Technology to Expand RF Capability

Plymouth, ENGLAND - Plessey Semiconductors today announced it has commenced the development of a 0.35 micron silicon germanium (SiGe) BiCMOS process technology on its 8-inch line at its Plymouth, England semiconductor manufacturing facility. As part of its strategy of developing its three core product lines of sensors, RF components and power management devices it was decided that a bespoke SiGe...

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Controls and Controllers

Emerson Automates Separations Research Facility

Process automation technology enables Separations Research Program to increase the efficiency and flexibility of its state-of-the-art pilot plant AUSTIN, TEXAS - The Separations Research Program (SRP) pilot plant in Austin, Texas, has been completely upgraded using the latest digital automation technology from Emerson Process Management. The plant, operated by The University of Texas at Austin...

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Pickled Fruit Manufacturer Slashes Set up Times and Improves Quality Control After Installing a Vacuum Measurement System for Jar Lids
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Pickled Fruit Manufacturer Slashes Set up Times and Improves Quality Control After Installing a Vacuum Measurement System for Jar Lids

A manufacturer of pickled fruits based in Kent has reduced set up times on three of its filling lines by more than 60 percent after installing a non-contact vacuum integrity measurement system for jar lids from Micro-Epsilon. Established in 1880, Bennett Opie is a private, family-owned business based in Sittingbourne, Kent. The company manufactures a wide range of products, including pickled...

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Pressure Transducer offers ranges from 0-20,000 psi.
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Pressure Transducer offers ranges from 0-20,000 psi.

With static accuracy of ±0.25% FS at 21°C, Ashcroft® T2 provides digital temperature compensation to ensure total error band better than ±1% between -20 and +85°C. Advanced sensor and electronics equip transducer for maximum stability in presence of overpressure, shock, vibration, and extreme pressure cycling. Variety of process connections, output signals, and...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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