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One of the World’s Smallest Infrared Sensors

One of the World’s Smallest Infrared Sensors

The miniaturized sensing heads are especially developed for the use in small and cramped surroundings and are perfect for applications with limited space, such as midgets instruments and engine constructions. The very advantageous cost-performance-ratio supports the integration of the pyrometers within OEM solutions and simultaneous use of the measurement devices at multiple infrared measuring facilities.

The compact series devices offer inimitable advantages for the installation in applications with high surrounding temperatures, such as within the plastic or paper industry. The...

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ThermoView TV40 Fixed Thermal Imaging Camera

ThermoView TV40 Fixed Thermal Imaging Camera

In the heat of the moment, what is temperature? Not knowing could compromise every piece of material involved–from raw goods to the finished product–or even your entire production process. Finding the right tool to monitor your unique application’s temperature can be a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be.

The ThermoView TV40 fixed thermal imaging camera from Fluke Process Instruments is designed for your harshest manufacturing environments with features that allow you to integrate with, visualize, and...

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Compact, High-Definition Thermal Science Cameras

Compact, High-Definition Thermal Science Cameras

FLIR Systems A8580 series of entry-level, cooled high-definition thermal science cameras have been designed for a wide range of industrial, military, science, and product research and development (R&D) applications.

The A8580 series includes four mid-wave infrared (MWIR) models as well as a long-wave model that provides better uniformity and stability than other, similar LWIR cameras.

These 1.3-megapixel cameras record blur-free images of high-speed targets, offer a wide range of precision, manual and motorized lenses, and integrate seamlessly...

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Sound & Vibration DAQ HAT for Raspberry Pi

Sound & Vibration DAQ HAT for Raspberry Pi

Measurement Computing adds a new member to its series of DAQ HATs - professional DAQ modules designed for the Raspberry Pi® platform. MCC 172 is a dual-channel module for acquiring IEPE sensor data.

MCC 172 accepts direct connection of piezoelectric sound & vibration sensors according to the popular IEPE standard. Data can be sampled simultaneously with 24-bit resolution and sampling rates up to 51.2 kS/s per channel. No additional signal conditioning will be required for acquiring aliasing-free signals up to 23 kHz. For higher channel count multiple DAQ HATs...

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MP600 Limit Sensors - Detect 2 Positions within Microns

MP600 Limit Sensors - Detect 2 Positions within Microns

The Microprecision MP600 mechanical position sensors offer superior accuracy, easy integration and high reliability - Quality made in Switzerland!

2 switching contacts, 1 NC and 1 optional NO, in a robust, cylindrical, pre-wired sensor housing.

The micron-calibrated distance between NC and NO is customer-defined, anywhere between 0.3 and 1.5mm.

Housing: M8, M12 or custom  Actuators: Pin, ball, telescopic Sealing: IP67 Temperature: -40 to +130°C Hysteresis: 0 mm Repeatability: <...

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New variants with ground choke

New variants with ground choke

SCHURTER extends its successful power entry module series C20F with versions including a ground line choke, designed for suppressing high-frequency interference on the ground conductor. Additionally, the new variants have a bigger X-capacitor for better symmetrical attenuation.

The C20F filter series combines an IEC C20 appliance inlet with a high-quality mains filter. The particularly wide metal flange makes contact with the housing surface over a large area, thus enabling optimum filtering and shielding.

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New variants of the C20F...

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Sensata Launches New Low Noise Solid State Relays

Sensata Launches New Low Noise Solid State Relays

Sensata Technologies announced the availability of the new Low Noise (LN) series of panel mounted solid state relays designed for use in a wide range of consumer and industrial systems and products where precise power control, long life, reliability and reduced levels of electromagnetic noise are required.

Instead of using moving components as mechanical power relays do, solid state relays rely on silicon-controlled rectifier technology which allows SSRs to provide quieter operation (no clicking), longer life, as well as more precise switching control.

The...

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Long Range and High Temperature Measurement

Long Range and High Temperature Measurement

The high-performance FLIR RS8500 thermal camera combines a mid-wave infrared detector and telescope in a single weatherproof housing built for measurement accuracy of long-range and high-temperature targets in harsh environments.

The RS8500 allows for superior measurement accuracy through a MWIR detector, which provides high-definition, large-format thermal images with the ability to deliver data up to 180 frames per second, coupled with a high-resolution, 120-1200-millimeter continuous metric zoom lens.

This new MWIR thermal camera provides the ability...

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uEye ACP: Configure Individual, Modular Cameras

uEye ACP: Configure Individual, Modular Cameras

Custom-made products are required whenever standard industrial cameras reach their limits. Especially for small projects, however, development and cost expenditure are often disproportionately high. Thanks to its flexible modular design principle, the new uEye ACP concept from IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH enables individual, economical solutions to be created – even from single units. With just a few clicks, users can put together their own individual board level camera model using an online configurator and request a quote directly from the manufacturer.

Customers...

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Polarisation Reveals Details That Were “Invisible”

Polarisation Reveals Details That Were “Invisible”

A polarisation sensor makes details visible that remain hidden to other image sensors. IDS now offers the IMX250MZR 5 MP sensor from SONY with integrated on-pixel polarisers in the uEye CP camera family. The models ensure better object detection in cases of low contrast or light reflections. They also provide a convenient way of detecting fine scratches on surfaces or the stress distribution within transparent objects.

Both USB3 Vision and GigE Vision are available as interfaces. Using polarisation filters, the sensor generates an image with four polarisation directions...

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