Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

AutomationDirect Launches New Line of Current Sensors

Cumming, GA --- April 18, 2007 --- AutomationDirect announces the addition of current sensors to its product offerings. The AcuAMP series is a family of high performance current sensors offering outstanding features, flexibility, and durability. Backed with a five-year warranty, the complete line of current sensors, transducers, and switches will provide dependable service for virtually any...

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Rotary Encoders

Barix IP Audio Devices Gain Popularity in Radio and TV EAS Applications

ZURICH, Switzerland, April 12 // -- Barix AG, a pioneer in IP-based audio, intercom and control/monitoring, continues to establish its presence in the broadcast industry with its range of low-cost, high- performance IP devices. Radio engineers worldwide are using Barix Instreamer audio encoding and Exstreamer audio decoding devices for studio-to-transmitter (STL) connectivity, remote pick-up...

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Level Sensors meet sanitary specifications.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Level Sensors meet sanitary specifications.

Suited for food and beverage industries, LLH Sensors combine functionality of both level and linear position sensors. Units provide remote programming and diagnostic capabilities via serial communication over standard cabling to facilitate commissioning and troubleshooting. Compatibility with existing interface electronics is virtually guaranteed with various outputs, including analog, digital...

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Conductivity Sensor offers high purity liquid measurement.

Suited for low volume applications, non-invasive FT10 Electrodeless Sensor is equipped with virgin PFA Teflon®-wetted materials and leak-free weld connections. It is available with Teflon tube sizes of Â-½, ¾, or 1 in. and can measure process fluids with temperatures up to 284°F and pressures to 100 psig. Measuring 7 x 5 x 2 in., sensor is constructed of ultra high...

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Ultrasonic Flaw Detector suits aerospace inspections.

To promote effective scanning of composite components and structures, Phasor XS is available with ultrasonic, phased array transducer that features 90% hard water acoustic material and 10% water gap. Portable instrument, compatible with various probes, can operate in conventional and phased array flaw-imaging modes. Latter allows detector to drive arrays with up to 64 elements, using any 16 of...

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Flame Detector offers false alarm immunity.
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Flame Detector offers false alarm immunity.

Incorporating neural network technology, Multi-Spectral Infrared FL4000 helps process and plant engineers protect people, equipment, and facilities from hydrocarbon flame sources. Unit offers extended range up to 230 ft and wide field-of-view characteristics of 100° at 50 ft. HART communications permit remote process variable interrogation, cyclical access to process data, parameter...

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Compact Incremental Encoder provides 162,560 counts max.
Encoders

Compact Incremental Encoder provides 162,560 counts max.

Engineered with interpolative electronics, 1.5 in. dia L15 can lend design flexibility of up to 40,640 cycles/turn to control systems. Internal electronic multiplication boosts output resolution up to 16 times with no degradation of overall encoder accuracy. Featuring standard quadrature detection option, product comes in size 15 servo mount style package with Â-¼ in. dia stainless steel...

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Video Encoders

Encoder Core provides lossless image compression.

JPEGLS-E Encoder Core implements the ISO/IEC 14495-1 JPEG-LS standard, an algorithm designed to compress continuous tone color and grayscale images with lossless or near-lossless levels of quality. Featuring processing rate up to 161 Msamples/sec on an FPGA, it enables HDTV processing, and includes automatic and programmable features for system integration.

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

ViaLogy Offers Aerospace Industry a Highly Scaleable Platform for Integrating Emerging Wireless MEMS and RFID Devices

- Will potentially accelerate adoption of lightweight composites for aerospace and semiconductor applications LONDON, April 5 // -- ViaLogy plc (AIM: VIY): ViaLogy presented a network-centric interoperable sensor- signal- processing platform deploying embedded MEMS and RFID sensors at the CANEUS/NASA Fly-By-Wireless" Workshop held in conjunction with the 5th Annual RFID World Congress in...

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South Carolina Emergency Management Agency Standardizes on AreaRAE Wireless Sensor Networks

SAN JOSE, Calif. - April 10, 2007 - RAE Systems Inc. (AMEX: RAE), a leading global provider of rapidly deployable sensor networks that enable customers to identify safety and security threats in real time, today announced the South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SC-EMD) has standardized on AreaRAE wireless toxic gas monitors for its state wide emergency response programs. SC-EMD develops...

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