Sensors & Detectors

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

OSI Systems Receives $21 Million Order for RTT® Hold Baggage Screening Systems

Jan 18, 2018

HAWTHORNE, Calif.- OSI Systems, Inc. (the "Company" or "OSI Systems") (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security division received a follow-on order for approximately $21 million to provide multiple additional units of its RTT® 110 (Real Time Tomography) explosive detection systems that will be installed at Charles de Gaulle international airport located near Paris, France.

OSI... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Linear Position Sensor features position resolution to 5 µm.

Jan 16, 2018

BTL6 Rod Style Linear Position Sensor offers stroke lengths of 4572 mm and can measure position and velocity. Product is suitable for continuous hydraulic cylinder position feedback and is embedded with IO-Link 1.1 interface.

Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Proline 300 Smart Flowmeters feature 316L stainless-steel housings.

Jan 13, 2018

Proline 300 Smart Flowmeters are available in Promass Coriolis and Promag models. Promass Coriolis mass flowmeters are offered in 11 models ranging from sizes from 1/24 to 14 in. to measure up to 100,000 tons per day whereas Promag meters in 1/12 to 24 in. measure volume flows up to 42,000 gal per minute. Unit’s provide access to the users through web server, wireless LAN and handheld... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Plastics Plant Develops Energy Conservation System Using IFM Process Sensors

Jan 13, 2018

Ramaplast, located in Castelnuova Scrivia, Italy, has been a leading manufacturer of assorted plastic packaging lines for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries since 1973. To optimize energy efficiency and minimize plant downtime, Ramaplast combined the use of ifm process sensors, the AS-i wiring system for sensors and actuators, and IO-Link with Profinet to form a complete energy... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

IFM's IO-Link Network Prepares Automotive Plant for Industry 4.0

Jan 13, 2018

Iveco, was founded in 1975, and is a well-known international manufacturer of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, in Turin, Italy. Focused on continuous improvement and increased efficiency, Iveco implemented a condition-based maintenance plan within its core transporter production line. In addition, using IO-Link sensors, compressed air, flow and temperature values are measured. The... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

VITS60M Vacuum Integrity Tester comes with tough dual-case design.

Jan 12, 2018

Offering Integrity test, Insulation Resistance test, Absorption Ratio test, and Polarity Index test, VITS60M Vacuum Integrity Tester is embedded with auto discharging, interlock and safety control button features. Providing visual go/no-go results in testing vacuum integrity and dielectric strength of vacuum breaker components, Meeting CE standards, unit features failure indicator LEDs (green... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Electret Condenser Microphones feature solderless terminations.

Jan 10, 2018

Electret Condenser Microphones are offered in range from 34 to 57 dB. Operating at 2.0V to 4.5V and 150µA to 500 µA current, units are available in Omnidirectional (4.5 dia. x 3.0 ht. to 9.7 dia. x 6.5 ht.), Unidirectional (6.0 dia. x 2.7 ht. to 9.7 dia. x 6.5 ht.), Noise Cancelling (6.0 dia. X 2.7 ht. to 6.0 dia. X 1.8 ht.) and MEMS models. Microphones are used in applications from... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

AR0430 CMOS Image Sensor comes with electronic rolling shutter.

Jan 09, 2018

AR0430 CMOS Image Sensor delivers 120 fps performance and 4 MP mode slow-motion video. Suitable for IoT applications such wearable devices, AR/VR products, doorbells and security cameras, unit’s Color Filter Array (CFA) and the micro-lens provides both video and depth mapping. AR0430 consists of 2316 (H) x 1746 (V) active-pixel array with aspect ratio of 4:3. Sensor comes with three on-die... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ammonia (NH3) Electrochemical Sensors offer life up to 50,000 ppm hrs.

Jan 06, 2018

Ammonia (NH3) Electrochemical Sensors are offered in ranges from 0 to 100, 500, 1000, 2000 or 5000 ppm. Units are suitable for monitoring toxic NH3 refrigerant gas leaks.

Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

CMOS Image Sensors come with wafer stacking technology.

Jan 06, 2018

Offered in AR0820AT, AR0220AT and AR0138AT models, CMOS Image Sensors are designed for ADAS applications and autonomous driving systems. Providing resolution scaling ranging from 1.2 MP to 8.3 MP and low-light performance from 4.2 µm pixels, units meet safety standards up to ASIL-C. Sensors are enabled with high-dynamic range and cybersecurity options.

Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

V3 Series Proximity Sensors are compliant to RoHs and Reach standards.

Jan 06, 2018

Available in 8, 12, 18 and 30mm sizes, V3 Series Proximity Sensors are operated on 20-250 VAC/VDC input voltage and provide N.O. and N.C. output options. Meeting IP67, cULus and CE standards, units are also offered with Axial cable and 1/2 in. micro AC quick-disconnects. Featuring output energized yellow LED status indicator, units are designed to withstand shot-circuit. Units offer sensing... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Balluff's New Absolute Linear Encoder with SIL2 for Machine Safety

Jan 06, 2018

FLORENCE, KY JANUARY 04, 2018 - Balluff announces the BML S1G-series absolute magnetic linear encoder is now available with SIL 2 certification. The SIL 2 certification means that the high-performance BML S1G can be used in machine safety applications.

The BML S1G absolute encoder is already a class-leading option for highly accurate, highly dynamic position feedback. The new SIL 2... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Monnit ALTA Wireless Sensor Solutions Now Available for Immediate Shipment from Digi-Key

Jan 05, 2018

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., Jan. 4, 2018 - Monnit Corporation's portfolio of ALTA wireless sensor solutions is now available through Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, thanks to Digi-Key joining Monnit's new IoTvantage™ Premier Internet of Things (IoT) Partner Program.

ALTA is the only wireless sensor platform available today that offers 1,000+... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pulsar 100™ Weather Station senses precipitation type with fast response.

Jan 04, 2018

The Pulsar 100™ Weather Station delineates rain, freezing rain, hail, snow and sleet. The sensor detects precipitation from the first drop and helps in eliminating delays of an accumulation-based system. The Pulsar 100 monitors data through Weather MicroServer to provide real-time data collection and monitoring. The sensor is energy efficient and is ideal for difficult to access areas.

Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

ST51 Landfill Gas Flow Meter comes in IP 67 rated enclosure.

Dec 23, 2017

ST51 Landfill Gas Flow Meter is used for solid waste landfill gas flow measurement. Unit is equipped with thermal dispersion flow sensor and is suitable to measure biogas, digester gas, landfill gas, natural gas, and for air, compressed air or nitrogen. Featuring dual 4-20 mA and a 500 Hz pulse outputs, product can be installed into the pipe using a 0.5 or 0.75 inch NPT compression fitting.... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Base Master Red Precision Touch Sensor offers tight repeatability of ±0.001mm.

Dec 23, 2017

BIG KAISER’s Touch Sensors are available in Base Master Red precision touch sensor and Base Master Mini compact tool offset variants. Base master red model is suitable for non-conductive cutting tools, workpieces and machine tools and comes with solid magnetic base which can be mounted vertically, horizontally or at any angle. Master mini sensor comes in height of 10mm and is equipped with... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Seattle Firm Keeps SP Loadshackle Busy

Dec 22, 2017

Seattle, Washington-based Arxcis Inc., a crane inspection and operator safety training company, uses a 25-ton capacity wireless shackle load cell (or loadshackle) from Straightpoint (SP) to keep personnel at a safe distance during load testing.

Arxcis is accredited to carry out such tests on a variety of on and offshore equipment, including floating cranes and derricks; vessels;... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

AerNos to Announce Nano Gas Sensor Products at CES 2018

Dec 21, 2017

Showcasing applications across a wide-range of industries, AerNos will announce nano gas sensor products for air quality, smart home, smart city and homeland security

SAN DIEGO - DECEMBER 20, 2017 - AerNos, an innovator in nano gas sensors, will make multiple product announcements in Las Vegas, leveraging CES’s global reach and focus on breakthrough technologies to introduce the... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Prototype of Motor Feedback Sensor Unveiled at the Automation Show sps ipc drives 2017 in Nuremberg, Germany

Dec 20, 2017

SIKO GmbH, the measurement equipment manufacturer from Buchenbach, took an unusual step at exhibition stand 300 in hall 4a of sps ipc drives 2017 in presenting the disguised prototype of a sensor for motor feedback applications that is still under development. The courage to reveal in advance what is intended to be launched as a product innovation in the next few months paid off. Everyone was... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

M18 Factor 1 Inductive Sensors are IP68 rated.

Dec 19, 2017

M18 Factor 1 Inductive Sensors are offered with optional long and short housing form factors. Units are suitable for ferrous and non-ferrous materials and come with weld spatter resistant coating. Products feature weld-field immune circuitry and expanded temperature rating of -40 to +85°C.

Read More