Stainless steel faced sensors

The BI12-EG30F-AG6X stainless steel faced sensors are a good replacement for traditional plastic faced sensors in applications where the sensors are routinely damaged by impact. The one-piece housing…

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Ultrasonic Sensing for Double Layer and Splice Detection

Ensuring consistent production quality can employ many different types of sensors. With the SICK UD18-2 ultrasonic sensor for double layer and splice detection, users can determine whether one,…

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LVIT linear position sensors for industrial and extreme environment applications

Alliance Sensors Group has released its LV-45 series inductive, contactless linear position sensor using LVIT Technology. The LV-45 linear position sensors are specifically designed for measuring applications requiring…

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Digital variable impedance transducer for noncontact linear position sensing

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a manufacturer of precision non-contact position measuring systems, announces the digiVIT transducer. The digiVIT features a self-tuning bridge, which is…

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Most accurate digital humidity sensor

Sensirion is once again taking sensor technology to a new level. At the Sensor+Test 2016 in Nuremberg, the technology pioneer is presenting the SHT35 humidity sensor – the…

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Compliance Demonstrated to new Standard for Subsea Applications

In subsea applications, performing processes at the seafloor simplifies operations by reducing the transfer of materials. Typical subsea processes include subsea water removal and re-injection or disposal, single-…

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Laser Scanner for Improved Safety and Increased Productivity

Dirty industrial environments with weld sparks or cross talk can cause problems for optical scanners – especially for area and access guarding applications. With the microScan3 Core, SICK…

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Measure Position in Hazardous Locations

Some rather common applications require a hazardous location and even an intrinsically safe operation certification.  The CSA Group provides this for products used in North American and around…

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Clamp AC current sensors handle 600 A

TDK Corporation has expanded its CCT series of clamp AC current sensors with a new 600 A type. The lineup of TDK current sensors is now positioned to…

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Multi-channel LVDT measurement system susceptibly

When LVDT signal cables are bundled together or laid close to each other in a wire trough, even for short distances, the result can be a mutual interference…

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MEMSIC INC announces new sensors in drones white paper

MEMSIC Inc., a sensing solutions provider, has announced the availability of a new whitepaper that spotlights and explains the various types of sensors and sensing technologies found in…

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Baumer LX VisualApplets industrial cameras with image preprocessing

Baumer is pleased to announce series production of LX VisualApplets cameras with integrated image preprocessing. These cameras are capable of image preprocessing in the camera’s FPGA without the…

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Tunneling Magnetoresistance linear magnetic field sensors handle three axes

MultiDimension TechnologyCo., Ltd. (MDT) announced TMR23xx series, a new lineup of three-axis high-performance Tunneling Magnetoresistance (TMR) linear magnetic field sensors. They are designed for a variety of application…

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Fiber optic displacement sensor has measurement accuracy in the micron range

OMRON Corporation, Kyoto City, will introduce on April 1 the new confocal fiber displacement sensor ZW-7000 Series. Incorporating the new white light confocal principle(*2) of measurement, the ZW-7000…

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Pressure Transmitter Addresses High Shock

Drift can commonly occur in pressure transmitters operating in a high shock and vibration environment. TE Connectivity hammer union pressure transmitters address this issue by using a thick…

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Safe Incremental Encoders Eliminate Need for Redundant Encoders

In safety critical manufacturing process applications, redundancy is a key too to protect the operator. In motion control systems, this has meant the use of a redundant incremental…

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Digital Controller for High Precision Capacitive Sensing

To simplify the use of its pioneering capacitive sensors and provide precise positional feedback in closed loop applications, Queensgate developed its NPC-D-5200 digital controller. The controller incorporates a…

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Robust Pressure Sensor Can Be Intrinsically Safe

Curtiss-Wright’s Industrial division has developed a range of robust pressure sensors for numerous industrial pressure sensing applications across sectors including: factory automation, process control, automotive and specialty vehicles,…

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Pressure Sensors Address New Markets

In 2015, All Sensors pressure sensors did not target applications that contacted fluids. Now they have two different series that specifically target these types of applications Similar to…

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Duty Pressure Transducers Provide Accurate Monitoring

Targeting facility heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and refrigeration equipment, the Honeywell PX3 Series of heavy duty pressure transducers address harsh media and have a total error…

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Thermocouple amplifier for Industrial Applications

The Sensor Connection a division of Harold G. Schaevitz Industries LLC, has expanded its line of measurement and control instrumentation with the addition of the model TCA-MS-K-1. This…

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Evaluation Kit for Face-Sealed Pressure Sensor

With the appropriate criteria identified and a little web searching, pressure sensors designed to survive in harsher environments can be found. Also, pressure sensors with evaluation kits are…

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Magnetometer targets wearable devices with low-noise output

MEMSIC Inc. has announced the availability of its MMC3630KJ, an ultra-small size, BGA package, magnetometer for portable devices. In recent years, the market for MEMS sensors market has…

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Finding Particles in Semiconductor Wafer Fabs

The semiconductors that form an integral part of modern life require extremely precise and clean manufacturing environment. Among the sensors that can ensure proper processing is an airborne…

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IIoT systems automate data collection, dissemination, and reporting

BinMaster of Lincoln, Nebraska and Device Solutions Inc of Morrisville, North Carolina have announced their strategic alliance that will revolutionize remote monitoring with end-to-end solutions for sensor-based networks….

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