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The New IMU-NAV-100 is Inertial Labs’ Most Accurate IMU for Measuring Angular Rates and Accelerations for Motionless and Dynamic Applications

The New IMU-NAV-100 is Inertial Labs’ Most ...

Inertial Labs, Inc.: The newest addition to the Inertial Labs Advanced MEMS sensor-based family, the IMU-NAV-100, is now the best performing IMU that Inertial Labs offers. The IMU-NAV-100 is a fully integrated inertial solution that measures linear...

2021-04-08
Variohm EuroSensor’s comprehensive range of piezo resistive pressure transducers

Variohm EuroSensor’s comprehensive range of ...

Variohm EuroSensor: As a designer and manufacturer of measurement sensor components and a distribution partner for other leading sensor suppliers, Variohm EuroSensor offers a comprehensive range of pressure transducers that find widespread use for...

2021-04-07
Senix ToughSonic Sensor Used to Monitor Lubricant Oil Tanks

Senix ToughSonic Sensor Used to Monitor ...

Senix Corporation: Automotive lubricants are the substance used to reduce the friction between the moving surfaces of the machine, leading to the reduction in generated heat. The increase in demand of automotive lubricants is attributed to the...

2021-04-06
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

HBK strain gauges measure vibration of new ...

HBK: Dutch installation specialist, GBM Works is developing a new method to reduce the noise pollution caused by driving foundation piles for wind turbines into the seabed. This method involves fluidising the seabed with water jets, which ensures...

2021-04-02
Bourns Upgrades Line of Humidity Sensors Based on MEMS Technology with New Model Series

Bourns Upgrades Line of Humidity Sensors ...

Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, announced a new model in its line of environmental sensors based on Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) technology. The new BPS240 series offers upgraded features...

2021-03-30
POSITAL Measuring Wheels: Linear Position and Speed Sensing with Rotary Encoders

POSITAL Measuring Wheels: Linear Position ...

FRABA group: POSITAL’s measuring wheel accessories for its IXARC family of rotary encoders enables these devices to make accurate linear motions and position measurements. “Encoders are great for measuring rotation”, comments...

2021-03-30
Handheld Inner Diameter Measuring Gauge for tuyere wear control

Handheld Inner Diameter Measuring Gauge for ...

RIFTEK: These projects continue our work in solving widespread ID measurement challenges. Operation of the device is based on the scanning of the tube inner surface by rotating laser head. The gauge operates as follows: the operator inserts the laser head...

2021-03-29
Laser system for hot objects geometry control

Laser system for hot objects geometry control

RIFTEK: The system is designed for operational control of the slab dimensions during its rough rolling. The main components of the system are: specialized 2D laser scanner RF627Blue-1700/380-164/198; portable controller; battery; Wi-Fi router. All...

2021-03-29
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

Capacitive silicone force sensor SXTSC by Sateco

Sateco XT AG: Through its subsidiary, Sateco XT AG, Sateco is breaking new ground and adding the capacitive silicone sensor SXTSC to its portfolio of established keypad systems. The elastomer sensor works according to the capacitive operating...

2021-03-29
One gas – one box

One gas – one box

Micro-Hybrid: Shorter time to market by rapid test and measurement results. Micro-Hybrid offers a solution for a faster procurement in the development project. We designed a test kit with perfectly matched components to be used in the most common...

2021-03-26
RF627Smart laser scanner

RF627Smart laser scanner

RIFTEK: We have completed the first stage of our large project and begin production of the Smart version of the scanner (RF627Smart), which makes it possible to measure geometric parameters of the object profile in real time directly in the scanner without...

2021-03-26
Triangulation laser sensor with Wi-Fi for ID measurement tasks

Triangulation laser sensor with Wi-Fi for ID ...

RIFTEK: This project continues our work in solving widespread ID measurement challenges. The main goal of the project was to develop a measuring tool for CNC machines. The tool must accurately and quickly measure inner diameter, ovality and roundness of...

2021-03-26
Have you met TEDS?

Have you met TEDS?

Waycon:TEDS (Transducer Electronic Data Sheet) plugs store sensor data like a conventional data sheet. Connected to a measuring amplifier, all required information about the sensor can be read out quickly, easily, and directly. High-precision...

2021-03-23
Smart Farming Study: use of clever infrared sensors

Smart Farming Study: use of clever infrared ...

Exergen Global: Climate change, manifesting itself in storms, floods and especially droughts have continued to trouble businesses all over the world. This change has significant, often negative, impact on farming systems globally. It is projected...

2021-03-23
Red Cross in Lower Austria benefits from CO gas warning system from MSR

Red Cross in Lower Austria benefits from CO ...

MSR-Electronic secures the rescue vehicle hall with digital gas sensors. Whether it is emergency rescue, driving services or security at events, the Regional Association of the Red Cross of Lower Austria sets high standards - not only in the care...

2021-03-22
Tech Note: IRT/C Repeatability and long-term accuracy

Tech Note: IRT/C Repeatability and long-term ...

Exergen Global: The ability of the measuring device to maintain its calibration under service conditions and over a long period of time is of fundamental interest in temperature control. The IRt/c is rated at less than 0.1°C repeatability and...

2021-03-22
Up to 1.2 kHz fast or with micrometer precision – no compromises necessary with inductive sensors from Baumer

Up to 1.2 kHz fast or with micrometer precision

Baumer: 5 possibilities for measured value filtering via the IO-Link interface to find the optimized application solution. The inductive sensors include integrated measured value filters with five pre-set filters, which significantly simplifies...

2021-03-19
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

Load cells take the strain for fine-food special

HBM: Cheesemaker specialist, Fruitières Chabert has optimised its assembly and packaging lines with an innovative load sensor system, that enables faster production without compromising hygiene standards. Located at Annecy-le-Vieux fruit...

2021-03-16
Tank Level Monitoring with Senix Ultrasonic Sensors

Tank Level Monitoring with Senix Ultrasonic ...

Senix Corporation: The Senix Tank Level Measurement Guide will focus on Senix ToughSonic Ultrasonic Level & Distance sensors, SenixVIEW software and AirWire LoRa wire technology and accessories used in tank level measurement and monitoring....

2021-03-10
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

HBK introduces the EP70 Adhesive for ...

HBM: Installing cylindrical strain gauges - for testing strain, force and vibration measurement in screws and bolts - is much easier with a special new adhesive called EP70. Used for connecting a wide variety of components such as motors,...

2021-03-09
Formaldehyde sensing made easy

Formaldehyde sensing made easy

Sensirion, the expert in environmental sensing, proudly presents its new formaldehyde sensor module, the SFA30. The SFA30’s innovative electrochemical cell design, dedicated electronics including an onboard Sensirion humidity and temperature...

2021-03-08
What is the difference between pressure sensors, transducers, switches & transmitters?

What is the difference between pressure ...

ES Systems: What is the difference between pressure sensors, transducers, switches & transmitters? The terms pressure sensors, transducers, transmitters and switches are very commonly used in the industry. But what is their actual difference?...

2021-03-02
What is barometric pressure?

What is barometric pressure?

ES Systems: Many times we are getting asked about what barometric pressure is and whether pressure sensors can effectively measure it. For that reason, we have prepared this short blog article. Before jumping into the various details, let’s...

2021-03-02
Gas sensors from MSR-Electronic protect diesel truck fleet in Ukraine

Gas sensors from MSR-Electronic protect ...

MSR-Electronic: CO and NO2 gas monitoring of 180 truck parking spaces in logistics centre. Due to the emissions of the diesel trucks entering and leaving the fleet garage of a logistics centre in Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Vinnytsja district, directly on...

2021-03-02
Powerline Inspection with the ROCK R2A

Powerline Inspection with the ROCK R2A

Inertial Labs, Inc.: With a wide breadth of drone inspection and mapping knowledge and a dedicated team of engineers, ROCK Robotic has burst on the scene with the ROCK R1A LiDAR and photogrammetry payload. ROCK Robotic has just recently finished development...

2021-03-01
SG for fiber composites available immediately ex stock from HBM

Testing in extreme conditions: Liebherr ...

HBM: Moving a large mass of material quickly, reliably and safely usually requires the use of hydraulic excavators, mining trucks and material-handling machines at construction sites, scrapyards or ports. However, to ensure that they function...

2021-02-23
Reliable CO2 gas monitoring in the production of medical cannabis

Reliable CO2 gas monitoring in the production ..

MSR-Electronic: MSR gas sensors detect dangerous ambient air in critical production processes. Cannabis is generally prohibited in international trade. In recent years, however, numerous countries such as Canada, Germany, Mexico, Brazil and...

2021-02-22
Exergen Global expands its AutoSmart IRt/c product line with the AGRI version focused on smartly enhancing accurate results in horicultural market

Exergen Global expands its AutoSmart IRt/c ...

Exergen Global announced the AGRI edition as its latest addition to its extensive AutoSmart IRt/c family line which already consisted of 11 AutoSmart IRt/c sensors. The AutoSmart Transmitter is the first transmitter in the world capable of...

2021-02-17
Compact machine designs without compromise

Compact machine designs without compromise

Baumer :The new laser distance sensor families OM20 and OM30 with IO-Link are perfectly suited to continue the trend towards more efficient, compact machines and systems without any compromise regarding the sensor performance in optical distance...

2021-02-17
Medium Isolated Pressure Sensor -- ESCP-MIS1

Medium Isolated Pressure Sensor -- ESCP-MIS1

ES Systems has developed a series of medium isolated pressure sensors suitable for applications with harsh environmental conditions where resistance to corrosive fluids or gases is required. Each sensor integrates a MEMS capacitive pressure sensor...

2021-02-16
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