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Smart Sensor translates finger hits into actions.

Supplied in 5 x 3 x 0.9 mm LGA-14 plastic package, LIS202DL dual-axis linear accelerometer facilitates association of tapping gestures with user commands. Embedded smart features include click and double-click recognition, motion-detection/wake-up, and configurable high-pass filters. Suited for slim form factor designs, MEMS accelerometer provides 2 separate, programmable interrupt signals and...

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Camera Sensor Upgrade includes image stabilization and MIPI.

Based on 1.75-micron OmniPixel3(TM) architecture, OV3640 consists of fully integrated 3-megapixel CameraChip(TM) sensor in Â-¼ in. format that is small enough to fit 8 x 8 mm sockets used in 2-megapixel camera phones. Design enables drop-in upgrade of existing handsets, and 2-lane mobile industry processor interface (MIPI) optimizes data transfer. Along with read-out circuit, integrated...

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Honeywell Introduces Additions to Equipment Health Monitoring System Detectors

Multiple Applications, Easy Installation and Digital Output for Demanding Industrial Equipment MINNEAPOLIS, June 11, 2007 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today introduced additions to the series of Equipment Health Monitoring (EHM) System detectors developed specifically to monitor industrial equipment. The EHM system is used to monitor operation condition variances in industrial machinery that can lead...

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Photoionization Detectors are intrinsically safe.

Suited for use in hazardous environments and humid conditions, MiniRAE 3000 and ppbRAE 3000 provide results in real time with measurement response time of less than 3 sec. Waterproof for decontamination, MiniRAE 3000 has measurement range of 0.1-15,000 ppm, while ppbRAE 3000 offers 1 ppb to 10,000 ppm. Featuring back-lit graphical display with graphical charting, they include built-in flashlight...

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Hollow Shaft Encoders sense absolute position magnetically.
Rotary Encoders

Hollow Shaft Encoders sense absolute position magnetically.

Resistant to humidity and condensation, Kubler by TURCK 3650 and 3670 encoder series provide resolution of 9 bits with SSI, 4-20 mA, or 0-10 V output. Both feature IP69K protection rating and operate over -40 to +85°C range. Suited for outdoor use, encoders feature die-cast housing and are resistant to shock (500+ g) and vibration (30+ g). Magnets can be configured for suitable measuring...

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Intrusion Detector is suited for severe outdoor environments.

Model BX-80NR battery-operated outdoor PIR intrusion detector is designed to protect immediate perimeter of building for purpose of early warning. Reducing false alarms, it creates narrow 24 m long detection area (12 m on each side) and uses 2 double-layered detection patterns (upper and lower). Designed to be effective with any transmitter and receiver, unit can be added to existing wireless...

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Pressure Sensor comes in 0-0.5 to 0-600 bar pressure range.

With operating temperature range of -40 to 135°C, Metallux ME501 piezoresistive ceramic sensor offers corrosion, impact, and vibration resistance. Accdepting 2-30 Vdc input, measuring bridge is printed on one side of ceramic diaphragm by means of thick film technology, and rear part of diaphragm can be exposed directly to medium without additional protection. Unit suits rugged environments...

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Balluff Increases Welding Productivity with New Weld Select Products

Florence, KY, June 2007: Balluff has introduced a family of products that significantly increases the life expectancy of sensors and connector components in harsh weld cell environments. The Weld Select family consists of Weld Field Immune sensors, SteelFace(TM) sensors, SlagMaster(TM) slag resistant laminate coatings, improved mounting hardware, connector components, and Weld Repel(TM) products...

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MTS Sensors E- and C-Series Sensors Prove Reliable, Cost-Efficient for Pharmaceutical Industry

CARY, N.C. (April 24, 2007) - MTS Systems Corp., Sensors Division is supplying its E- and C-Series Temposonics® magnetostrictive sensors to the pharmaceutical industry for processing and packaging applications. While MTS has been supplying its M-Series level sensors to pharmaceutical companies for mixing, apportioning and liquid, paste and powder dispensing, it is now supplying its position...

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Electronic Sensor helps avoid web breaks.

Suited for use on calendar rolls, Sigma-Nip® electronic sensor and software diagnostic maintenance tool for measuring nip width can tolerate 3,000 psi. Lightweight and portable unit can be carried and used throughout any plant to align roller sets. It connects through wireless connection or USB port to any Windows-based laptop/tablet. Microsoft Vista compliant software interface allows for...

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