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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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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Microphone and acoustic fundamentals and advanced applications

PCB Piezotronics, Inc., announces the training class, “Microphone & Acoustic Fundamentals and Advanced Applications” to be held in Gaithersburg, MD on May 12, 2016. At this training, participants…

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Press-fit reed sensors designed for 9.5-mm-dia. holes

Littelfuse, Inc. has introduced the 59040 Series press-fit reed sensor, the first Firecracker reed sensor from Littelfuse with crush ribs on the capsule that requires no attachment accessories…

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New RFID sensors provide flexible protection against unauthorized access

Wieland Electric Inc. has expanded its family of sensorPRO contactless safety switches with a range of new RFID-coded sensors that provide flexible protection against unauthorized access or manipulation…

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What Vision and Range Sensors will be used in Future Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)?

Today, radar and cameras provide the critical information for high-end vehicles with high tech Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). In fact, some vehicles have eight radar sensors, as…

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Stainless Steel Housed, Multi-Turn Absolute Encoders

Applications that require withstanding constant shocks and vibrations, high bearing loads, dirt, and temperature fluctuations, dictate special sensor design considerations. Pepperl+Fuchs had these as targets when they designed…

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New silicon, stainless steel pressure sensors

The SPM 401 Series offers piezoresistive silicon, stainless steel pressure sensors. Product highlights include excellent ovrpressure characteristics and chemical resistance. Media isolated sensors are designed to operate in…

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AutomationDirect adds new pressure transmitters

AutomationDirect’s ProSense SPTD25 series pressure transmitters feature an all-stainless steel thin film sensing element that provides very fast response time and can be used to sense any compatible…

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Ground Fault Sensing for Industrial Safety

Detecting and preventing ground fault problems to keep machinery and operators safe from accidental shocks requires both sensing and load control aspects. With its AGLD Series Ground Fault…

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Wireless tachometer harvests energy from magnetic induction sensors

Jennova Inc., a specialist in smart energy management solutions, has developed a new patented Wireless Diesel Tachometer specifically designed to provide a simple, self-powered solution for generating tachometry…

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Tiny gas detector sits in TO39 housing

Even smaller, even stronger – this is how we might describe the new LRM-254 detector by InfraTec in just a few words. This miniaturized four channel detector in…

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CMOS vision sensors handle 1,000 frames/sec

The latest industrial camera generation USB 3 uEye CP from IDS is now available with the CMOS sensors PYTHON 500, PYTHON 2000 and PYTHON 5000 from ON Semiconductor….

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New development kit for wireless humidity and temperature sensor applications

Sensirion, the world’s leading provider of humidity and temperature sensors, now offers a new development kit for humidity and temperature measurements: the SHT31 Smart Gadget. The Smart Gadget…

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Position Sensing in the Deep Blue Sea

Sensing position in a deep sea environment requires withstanding salt water and high pressures. Those are two of the design goals for Macro Sensors SSB/SSBR series LVDTs. The…

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Expanded offerings for L-22 Series line of linear potentiometers

H. G. Schaevitz LLC Alliance Sensors Group has expanded its sensor product offering by adding resistive technology to its portfolio of linear position products. The LP-22 series of…

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FIber-Optic Sensor Amplifier Boasts Several Features

With one of nearly 500 E32-series sensing heads as its partner, Omron Automation and Safety’s E3X-HD fiber-optic sensor amplifier can address many space-confined sensing applications. The amplifier allows…

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