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TT Electronicsâ�(TM) Sensors Heading for Mars in 2020!

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:57:02 -0500

Robust Hall-effect sensors used in control system for Mars Rover robotic arm Woking, UK, 11 January 2017 - TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, has today announced that its sensors will be used in the NASA mission to the planet Mars in 2020. The robustness of the company’s Hall-effect sensors enables them to withstand the harsh environments found on Mars. The Hall-effect sensors from TT Electronics are key components in...

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WS-301 Passive Infrared Wall Switch Sensors offer optional neutral connection.

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:40:53 -0500

Featuring Manual-ON control, Passive Infrared Wall Switch Sensor WS-301, saves maximum energy by up to 60%. Product uses Neutral Sense™ technology with existing wiring, shallow back housing and flying leads, tamper-resistant lens and varied color options for aesthetic purposes. Meeting NEC, ASHRAE and IECC energy and electrical safety code requirements, product is used in offices, conference rooms, and break rooms.

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HazardPROâ"¢ wireless Hazard Monitoring System Certified for Use in ...

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:27:59 -0500

Electro-Sensors, Inc. now offers Intrinsically Safe Class II Div. 1 certification for HazardPRO wireless nodes and sensors MINNETONKA, MINNESOTA – (December 30, 2016) Electro-Sensors, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELSE) today announced it has successfully achieved Intrinsically Safe Class II Div. 1 certification for the HazardPRO wireless hazard monitoring nodes and sensors. This certification allows the installation of HazardPRO’s sensors and nodes in locations where combustible dust is or may...

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MarSolutions RPM Gage Provides Dynamic Measurement on Commutator and Other Precision Shafts

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:25:47 -0500

Measures diameter, roundness, runout and segment analysis on commutator shafts, turbocharger shafts or precision shafts in electric motors PROVIDENCE, RI – The MarSolutions team at Mahr Federal has developed a customized RPM gage for the dynamic measurement of cylindrical parts such as commutator shafts, turbocharger turbine shafts, and other precision shafts in electric motors. The gage incorporates precision Vees and adjustable end-stops to support the shaft and define its axial...

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FSI 800 Series Rotary Encoders are suitable for SIL2/PLd applications.

Sat, 07 Jan 2017 16:13:06 -0500

Suitable for drive and measurement applications such as pulp and paper, forest and wood processing, agriculture, aggregate and mining equipment, FSI 800 Series Rotary Encoders take less space and need less cabling. Designed to withstand to high-disturbance environments, units are certified to use in SIL2/PLd applications. FSI 862 hallow shaft encoder meets EN ISO 13849-1, EN 61800-5-2, IEC 61508 and IEC 62061 standards.

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ICB12S Inductive Sensor comes with short circuit protection.

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 15:30:04 -0500

Housed in IP67 nickel-plated brass, ICB12S Extra-Short Inductive Sensors offer 8 mm sensing distance. Featuring clearly visible status LEDs, units provide 200 mA DC output and operated in 25 to +80°C temperature range with frequency up to 2000 Hz. Having 23 mm thread length and less than 25 mm housing length, sensors are CE, cULus and cCSAus approved

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Dallas Cowboy Stadium: When Your Digico Mixer is Multi-Mode and You Need Single-Mode Fiber

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 12:52:06 -0500

For audio engineer Eddie Gonzalez with Multi Image Group headquarted in Boca Raton, Florida, there are few venues that provide that kind of broadband for the multi-sensory events his company puts on for clients. In addition to more than 3,000 Sony LCD displays throughout, the stadium holds one of the world’s largest high-definition TVs, weighing in at 600 tons and hanging from 20-yard line to 20-yard line. But to tap into all that, Eddie had to overcome a problem. His main DiGiCo SD10...

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Monitoring a Dam Under Construction

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:04:53 -0500

Intelligent Geo Data Logger Reads Vibrating Wire Sensors A hydroelectric dam under construction in Serbia required monitoring of several environmental and structural properties to ensure its long-term strength and stability. Therefore the dam's construction engineers put forth a proposal for a large number of geotechnical sensors to be installed and used during construction. These sensors included vibrating wire piezometers, joint meters, fill extensometers, and strain gauges. Each...

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Experience Meets Precision: Columbia Weather Systems

Sat, 31 Dec 2016 09:31:39 -0500

Columbia Weather Systems specializes in industrial-grade weather stations for professional weather monitoring. Their weather stations integrate meteorological sensors and monitoring options that serve weather data in a way that is easy to read and analyze for industries and government agencies around the world. The company has been manufacturing and selling weather stations for over 35 years. Current monitoring options include the Weather MicroServer™, the Weather Display™, and...

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Applied Image to Feature Personal Identity Verification Calibration Standards at Photonics West

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:34:07 -0500

Rochester, N.Y. (Dec. 28, 2016) - Applied Image, a global manufacturer and supplier of precision imaged products, will be showing Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Calibration Standards at the 2017 Photonics West conference Jan. 31 - Feb. 2 in San Francisco. With heightened security requirements for electronic personal identification and in response to the Homeland Security Presidential Directive-12, the NIST Federal Information Processing Standards-201/201-2 and FBI...

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Momentum Solar Empowers Customers with Real-Time System Monitoring Technology

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:17:24 -0500

METUCHEN, N.J., Dec. 28, 2016 - Momentum Solar (http://momentumsolar.com), one of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, is now offering their customers the ability to remotely monitor their home solar systems with state-of-the-art service and technology. Momentum, a solar energy company, has seen rapid growth over the past few years as more educated homeowners are adopting solar to take advantage of the cost savings and environmental impact associated with the installation. To...

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DS80 Intellegent Sensors feature rugged radel construction.

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 14:46:24 -0500

Available in insertion/submersion or valve retractable with flared-end package designs, DS80 sensors feature rugged 075-inch OD 316 stainless steel body. With 10-foot cable or optional waterproof detachable cable assembly, unit offers replaceable cartridge sensors. While storing and identifying calibration information, device communicates via MODBUS RTU with ability to connect directly to programmable logic controller or computer with MODBUS RTU emulator.

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CEVA Brings its Leading-Edge Solutions for Smarter, Connected Devices to CES

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 13:52:26 -0500

Company to showcase its portfolio of signal processing IPs, including computer vision, deep learning, ADAS, far-field voice control, audio over BLE, Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi 802.11ac MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 21, 2016 - CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, announced today that it will showcase a broad range of products and solutions that leverage CEVA's industry-leading technologies at CES 2017, January 5-8, 2017 in Las...

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Rochester Precision Optics to Demonstrate IR Molding & Night Vision Objectives at ...

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 05:58:06 -0500

At booth 607 in the New York aisle, visitors can learn more about Rochester Precision Optics' advanced capabilities. Rochester, N.Y. (Dec. 19, 2016) - Rochester Precision Optics, LLC (RPO) will discuss their latest developments in molding precision polymers, chalcogenide and oxide glasses for night vision and a wide variety of other applications at the 2017 SPIE Photonics West exhibition, Jan. 31-Feb. 2 in San Francisco. RPO partners with a wide variety of clients, including government...

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LV-45 Linear Position Sensor features SenSet technology.

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:05:06 -0500

Operating in -40°C to 85°C temperature range, LV-45 Linear Position Sensor is specifically designed for measuring applications requiring rugged devices. Ranging from 100 mm - 450 mm with various analog outputs, unit measures 44.5 mm outer diameter body with 5 mm wall thickness. Including Axial or radial connector or cable terminations, LV-45 provides optional mounting hardware and comes with double shaft seals to keep dirt and grime out of the bore.

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MACX MCR-VDC DC Voltage Transducers are UL/cUL Listed.

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:40:23 -0500

Suitable for DC power supplies, battery banks, solar arrays and combiner boxes, MACX MCR-VDC transducer includes programming interface and optional push-in connection technology. With selectable analog outputs of 2 to 10 V/4-20 mA (unipolar) or ±10 V/0 to ±20 mA (bipolar), device offers optional teach-in function to simplify zero/span adjustments. Operating between -25 and 60 °C, unit offers reliable operation of any DC system between 0 and ±660 V DC.

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os3500 Optical Strain Sensor meets IP67 rating.

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:38:45 -0500

Offered in smaller package size, os3500 Optical Strain Sensor makes accurate EMI immune measurements. Designed for working in rigorous environments, os3500 sensor comes with IP67-rating for long-term strain measurements. Providing low resistance connection between end brackets, sensors are available in 0.25 or 1.0 meter gage length and uses Fiber Bragg Grating sensor technology for operation.

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LPF and SPF Series RFID Safety Switches provide protection from tampering.

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:36:27 -0500

Available in 2m, 5m, or 10m pigtail and 250 mm quick disconnect styles, LPF and SPF Series RFID Safety Switches feature plastic housings. Providing protection up to category 4 when used with dual channel safety relays, RFID non contact switches offer high misalignment tolerance, sensing distance of more than 10 mm and are rated IP69K standards.

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Radar Level Transmitters feature LCD display.

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 16:33:40 -0500

Available in 2290, 2291 models, Radar Level Transmitters use HART or analog communications. Featuring non contact radar technology, type 2290 transmitter is available with PP or PTFE antennas and blocks internal pipes, welding seams and heating elements. Eliminating interferences due to low dielectric liquids or heavy fumes, type 2291 transmitter is designed for continuous measuring of conductive or non-conductive liquids, pulps or solids.

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Vanguard Gas Detector is approved by all relevant safety agencies.

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:47:29 -0500

Featuring multiple gas measurement points, Vanguard WirelessHART Gas Detector detects and records hydrogen sulfide (H2S) or methane (CH4) gas in parts per million or percent of lower explosive limits respectively. Along with network and battery status, unit wirelessly detects remote and local gas. Carrying signals to local 128 x 64 pixel digital displays or other IEC 62591 compatible connections, unit is designed to maximize toxic or explosive gas detection points.

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