Controls and Controllers

Perpetuum and Texas Instruments Enable Sensor System Manufacturers to Transmit High Data Loads Entirely Powered by Vibration Energy-Harvesting

Perpetuum, the world leader in vibration energy-harvesting, announces its PMG17 vibration energy-harvesting microgenerator can readily be used to power the Texas Instruments CC2420 single chip RF transceiver and MSP430 16 bit ultra-low-power microcontroller. As a result, sensor node manufacturers can now design battery-free sensor systems using the IEEE 802.15.4 standard even for the most data...

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Testers

Acro to Supply 300 Peroxide Explosive Testers (ACRO-P.E.T.) to US Army

NEW YORK, August 1 -- Acro, Inc. (OTC BB:ACRI), a developer of explosive detection solutions, today announced that it has received a first order from the US Army for 300 of its ACRO-P.E.T. peroxide explosive testers The order was received by Quality Performance, Inc., an Acro distributor in the United States. Acro's revolutionary patented peroxide explosive tester - ACRO-P.E.T. - is an...

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Cameras

AltaSens Ramps Production of AltaChrome(TM) A5262-4T Multiformat HD Image Sensor for Hitachi Blu-ray Disc(TM) Camcorder

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug. 2 /-- Imaging sensor pioneer AltaSens, Inc., today announced production ramp-up of its AltaChrome A5262-4T five-megapixel multiformat HD sensor in support of Hitachi's groundbreaking HD camcorder, which contains the world's first Blu-ray Disc (BD/DVD) drive. The A5262-4T delivers 12 bits or more at 180-MHz video rate, in formats from 1/2.8-inch (full-resolution) to...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Surveillance System features remote imaging capability.

Falcon Watch(TM) Remote Intrusion Detection and Surveillance System is available with RF-5408-RI Remote Imager. Working with deployed network of Falcon Watch unattended ground sensors, Remote Imager captures and relays images of intrusions to appropriate military and law enforcement officials via Iridium or line-of-sight tactical radio links. It utilizes thermal IR and visual imaging to identify...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Automotive Sensors have integrated night vision capability.

Useful in driver assistance and safety applications, single-chip automotive CMOS image sensors can operate in dual mode. Spectral light sensitivity up to 1050 nm, equivalent to near infrared (NIR) sensitivity, ensures equal functionality during daytime and nighttime conditions. Able to perform object detection in complete darkness with support of one low-power LED, night vision capability lets...

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Seismic Switch shuts down sensitive equipment.
Switches

Seismic Switch shuts down sensitive equipment.

Designed to trigger upon earthquake or man-made event, Model SS-3 monitors 3 axes and will shut down sensitive workstations, motors, pumps, high intensity lighting, or any other equipment that would cause damage by exceeding user selectable accelerations. Unit operates off standard ac outlet with internal backup battery. Options include bargraph display that indicates max acceleration experienced...

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Pressure Sensor is designed exclusively for storage tanks.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Pressure Sensor is designed exclusively for storage tanks.

Available with remote digital read-out, Series 52 are used for level control and indication to prevent overflow of storage tanks handling raw sewage, paper stock, oil, water, and chemicals. Digital instrumentation lets operator remotely control pumps filling tanks. Products are available with 2-12 in. flange mounting and can be battery-, loop-, or voltage-powered. They permit direct mounting of...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

QuadraScan Technologies LLC Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Weldmation Inc., Assembly Provider in Detroit Area

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., -QuadraScan Technologies LLC today announced the signing of a manufacturing agreement with Weldmation Inc., of Madison Heights, Mich., to be the primary manufacturer for the QuadraSonic Array(TM), according to Scott Farrell, president of QuadraScan Technologies LLC. This agreement will strengthen the infrastructure of QuadraScan Technologies and position the company for future...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Control Instruments Corp. Introduces the Acupro Infrared Process Analyzer

Fairfield, New Jersey (April 2, 2007) - Control Instruments Corporation is pleased to introduce the AcuPro Infrared Process Analyzer. This addition is part of the company's overall strategy to serve the customer with a complete line of gas detection equipment and provide a variety of technologies appropriate for many different applications. Its name, AcuPro, exemplifies the analyzers ability to...

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