Laird’s thermoelectric modules deliver precise laser diode cooling

Global technology leader Laird has developed a thermoelectric module (TEM) that accommodates a laser diode butterfly package. Primarily used to stabilize the temperature of sensitive optical components in telecom and photonics industries, the miniature OptoTEC Series is designed for applications that have lower cooling requirements of 10 watts or less. The OptoTEC Series combines a small geometric

SMD Non-isolated Switching Regulators K78T-500R3/1000R3 Series

MORNSUN K78 series are non-isolated regulators known for compact size, high efficiency and compatible with traditional LM78xx linear regulators. New SMD packaged K78T-500R3/K78T-1000R3 series are introduced to meet the reflow soldering production requirements. The peak temperature of reflow soldering is Tc≤245 ℃ and keeps 60s (Max.) above 217 ℃, which meets the IPC/JEDEC J-STD-020D.1 standard.

Laird’s Liquid Cooling Systems Increase Medical Imaging Equipment Uptime

Laird delivers custom, self-contained liquid cooling systems (LCS) that provide precise temperature control in medical imaging equipment like CT scanners, PET scanners and MRI scanners. Liquid cooling systems provide a high coefficient of performance (COP) that ensures efficient, low power operation to maximize uptime and optimize performance of medical imaging equipment. When compared to compressor-based systems,

Stackpole develops surface mount shunts with Kelvin terminations

Stackpole’s HCSK Series is an all metal surface mount current shunt with Kelvin terminations for high accuracy low resistance sensing. The HCSK2725 is rated at 5 watts at ambient temperatures up to 100 degree C, utilizing unique materials and a raised element design. The robust HCSK is available in 1% and 5% tolerances and 50

Intrinsically safe temperature and humidity data logger

These data loggers suit medical applications that require equipment to be used in harsh environments. The OM-CP-TEMP1000IS-A and OM-CP-RHTEMP1000IS-A intrinsically safe data loggers offer a compact design and portability for placement into hard-to-reach locations. Features include a 316 stainless steel enclosure, fast response times and faster downloads. A docking station is available for full communications,

Watlow Unveils its new Fiber Optic Temperature Sensing and Control System

Watlow® is excited to announce its new EZ-ZONE® RM fiber optic temperature measurement system, a compact sensing and control solution ideal for plasma environments. Temperature sensors that transmit electrical signals, such as thermocouples and RTDs, are often compromised when exposed to the electromagnetic environments found in plasma chambers where the RF noise couples onto the

How to make a temperature controller easy to use

I want one thing to do a lot of things. If there’s a mantra for the 21st-century consumer, this is it. Swiss Army knives are on the map for multi-purpose functions. It’s why we call smartphones smart. The problem is that consumers want all this multi-function wizardry and they want ease-of-use as well. These concerns

B&R presents their new temperature and power measurement modules

B&R is extending the X20 I/O system to include two additional modules: A temperature measurement module with 4-wire resistance measurement and an energy measurement module with four current inputs for connecting external transformers with a 333 mV output. Up to four platinum PT100 temperature sensors that are complaint with IEC 60751 can be connected to

OMEGA Recognized for Innovation Award Honorable Mention

OMEGA Engineering was presented with the 2014 Best of Sensors Expo INNOVATION AWARD Honorable Mention Award for M12LCP Thermocouple Probes With High Temperature M12 Molded Connectors by Sensors Magazine. Mat Dirjish, Executive Editor of the magazine presented the awards at the Sensors Expo & Conference on June 26 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

OMEGA Introduces Temperature/Process Limit Controllers CNi-AL

Omega’s new user-friendly iseries  is a simple to configure limit controller that features universal inputs, high accuracy, 2 relay alarm outputs, totally programmable color displays, built-in excitation, AC or DC powered units, front removable plug connectors, programmable digital filter, high/low limit and remote reset input. The CNi-AL series offers unparalleled flexibility in process measurement and

225°C High Temperature Quartz Crystal Oscillator

The 225°C HTXO is a high shock, high temperature 5.0 x 7.5 mm surface mount oscillator. Designed for high reliability, the HTXO consists of a high shock crystal and a high temperature CMOS integrated circuit. Available at 3.3 V and 5.0 V, it is well suited for new designs as well as upgrades to existing

OMEGA Introduces Temperature/Process Meters Dpi-AL

Omega’s new user-friendly iseries is a simple to configure meter with alarms that features universal inputs, high accuracy, 2 relay alarm outputs, totally programmable color displays, built-in excitation, AC or DC powered units, front removable plug connectors, and programmable digital filter. The Dpi-AL series offers unparalleled flexibility in process measurement and alarm applications. This product

OMEGA Introduces Splash Proof Temperature Data Logger

Omega’s new OM-CP-RFOT series of splash proof wireless temperature data loggers are the most advanced devices used in the meat processing industry today. Its rugged design, equipped with a flexible piercing probe allows it to be used in the harshest environments. It is ideal for smoke houses, ovens and other cooking processes. This CE compliant

Thermal management preserves accuracy in NASA’s satellite

When NASA’s latest earth-observation satellite, the Landsat Data Continuity mission launched into orbit, it carried mission-critical cooling components from k Technology. Once thoroughly tested in orbit, the satellite will be known as Landsat 8. It will monitor environmental, natural and man-made changes to the Earth’s surface using two sensitive data-collecting instruments, the Operational Land Imager

Digital Temperature Controllers with Ramp/Soak Capabilities by Oven Industries

As a thermoelectric module benchtop temperature controller, the 5R6-900 unit from Oven Industries Inc. has many outstanding user-friendly benefits. Contained all in one enclosure, the device can be plugged into the wall as a self-contained temperature control system, which has its own power supply. This distinctive detail makes the device unique, as well as highly

Thermal simulation for electronic systems

Thermal management of electronic systems is no longer something you can deal with by installing lots of heatsinks and fans, and crossing your fingers. If you’re building high-performance products, and you don’t want them to overheat or burn-up in use, you need to actually engineer their thermal performance. It’s in the nature of electronics to

Cost effective, easy-to-use monitoring

Machine Condition Indicator is a low-cost vibration and temperature-monitoring device. For rotating machinery with constant operating conditions, track basic machine health for almost any rotating machines. Features built-in measurement evaluations intelligence with two types of vibration measurement (velocity and enveloped acceleration). Runs on high-energy lithium batteries, three LEDs visually indicate alarm status. SKF Group www.skf.com

OMEGA Introduces Compact Non-Contact Temperature Sensor OS212

Omega’s new series of compact non-contact temperature sensors are high quality, low cost sensors that measure temperature of inaccessible or moving objects and materials. It features a fast response with high stability, 2-wire 4 to 20 mA output proportional to target temperature, optional manual emissivity adjuster with display and stainless steel housing, sealed to IP65.

AutomationDirect adds Room Temperature Sensors and Type T Thermocouples to ProSense line

AutomationDirect’s ProSense line of temperature sensors now includes room temperature sensors, Type T thermocouple probes, higher-range probes, Type T thermocouple wire and RTD adjustable immersion sensors. The ProSense room temperature sensors feature a temperature sensing range of -40 to 185 degrees F, are constructed with ABS plastic ventilated covers, metal wall mounting subplates, and an

Humidity and Temperature Sensor for High Production Volumes

Sensirion is presenting the SHT20 humidity and temperature sensor at this year’s Sensor+Test trade fair. The SHT20 is a low-cost member of the SHT2x family of sensors, which are already being used in the millions in various applications. With a typical accuracy of 3% RH, the new sensor is especially suitable for price-sensitive applications and

Combination Sensors Offer Output at One Process Point

The Model AST20PT stainless steel media isolated pressure/temperature sensor and Model AST46PT explosion-proof pressure temperature transmitter suit low-power systems as both a pressure and temperature reading are generated with the power consumption of one sensor. Both units operate with a microprocessor in a single-body design and offer high accuracy pressure and temperature measurements of +/-0.1%

Mini Temperature Transmitter from Omega Engineering

Omega’s EXCLUSIVE TX-M12 series of temperature transmitters are an innovative new range (-200 to 850°C and -328 to 1862°F) offering improved performance over conventional in-head devices. Housed in a rugged stainless steel enclosure, they provide fast, secure and watertight connections for both the sensor and the instrumentation. At a fraction of the size of standard

Monitor Temperature Over the Internet

Omega’s new iSD-TC series provides web based temperature monitoring in critical equipment and locations. The device accepts two thermocouple inputs (types J, K, T, E, R, S, B, C, N, L) triggers an alarm if temperature goes below or above the set point which can be sent by email. An alarm can also be triggered

DTSX200 Distributed Temperature Sensor from Yokogawa

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces the DTSX200 Distributed Temperature Sensor (DTS) was released to the global market on October 19 and the Japan market in April 2012. The DTSX200 is used to monitor temperature and flow in Oil/Gas Upstream unconventional and conventional in-well applications, LNG and Refinery Tank and Pipeline leak detection, Fire Detection, and other

Pyromation Announces Facility Investment & Expansion

The Fort Wayne-based manufacturer of temperature sensors and thermowells, announced plans to expand its current manufacturing facilities located at 5211 Industrial Road. The expansion includes construction of a manufacturing building addition, acquisition of existing facilities located adjacent to the current plant and investment in additional manufacturing equipment. The new construction consists of a 15,400 square