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- Guide features critical measurement devices
Meggitt Sensing Systems has released the 'Endevco Microphones and Preamplifiers' selection guide, which features acoustic sensors and instrumentation for a range of critical measurement applications.
- String-pot sensor suits outdoor construction work
Celesco's SR1E string-pot sensor is built for outdoor and wet-environment applications in construction equipment and industrial position sensing.
- Sensor targets ESP apps in compact-class vehicles
Bosch has extended its steering-angle sensor offering to include a cost-effective model that is said to be especially suitable for ESP applications in vehicles of compact class and below.
- Ballistic range camera for defence applications
Specialised Imaging has unveiled a new-generation ultra-high-speed camera designed to withstand the harsh environment of the proving ground and to provide reliability and excellent image quality.
- Agriculture Sensor board extends Waspmote platform
Libelium has launched the Agriculture Sensor board for its Waspmote system, which is used to measure irrigation effectiveness, crop growth and micro-climatic conditions and to detect adverse weather.
- Micro-Epsilon enhances thermal-imaging camera
Micro-Epsilon has added new features, accessories and mounting options to its inline infrared thermal-imaging camera, making it suitable for monitoring the temperature of steel, ceramics and glass.
- Flir presents infrared technology at Energy Event
Flir has announced that it will be demonstrating its range of infrared cameras and accompanying technology for spotting and stopping energy loss at the Energy Event.
- Sensors allow material flow at solar parts factory
Optical sensor systems from Leuze are being used on an automatic factory transport system at the Conergy modern solar-module factory to provide reliable material flow.
- Tool allows quality control for bottle inspection
Omniview vision technology, integrated in the Expert ETK inspection system, has a 360deg complete view of the bottle surface, which provides potential for the inspection of bottle features.
- Displacement sensors provide laser measurement
SICK's displacement sensors deliver laser measurement of position, height and thickness of objects in the micron range in the electronics, automotive and packaging industries, as well as in robotics.
- Cognex Checker sensors orient bottles for loading
A beverage producer has automated high-speed carton loading with using a bucket autoload cartoner that uses Cognex Checker vision sensors to orient the bottles before they are placed in the cartons.
- Vibrating point level switch for dry bulk solids
Siemens Industry Automation Division has added the Sitrans LVS100 to its line of vibrating point level switches for high, low, or demand levels of dry bulk solids in bins, silos or hoppers.
- Multivac selects Leuze sensors for thermoforming
Multivac chose Leuze's Series 55 hygienic optical sensors for its latest range of thermoforming machines, partly due to their ability to cope with the intensive cleaning regimes used on such machines.
- Pressure sensors can be used with corrosive gases
Sensortechnics' SSI stainless-steel OEM pressure sensors accurately measure gauge or absolute pressures in ranges from 200mbar up to 35bar and are targeted for use with corrosive liquids and gases.
- Flir offers reduced-price compact infrared camera
Flir Systems has announced a reduced price for its i5 compact infrared camera, which can be used for a range of predictive maintenance and building applications.