Sensors And Cables Ease Vibration Monitoring

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April 26, 2018

Hansford Sensors has launched a range of products that enable engineers to bring greater efficiency to vibration monitoring in a range of applications.  Among them are the latest 4 mA to 20 mA transmitters/loop-powered sensors and M12 Cable assemblies with protective conduits and snap-on quick-release cables.   With the capability of interfacing directly into PLC, […]


GNSS Smart Antenna Features Permanent Tilt Compensation

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April 26, 2018

Leica Geosystems’ iCON gps 70 T smart antenna debuts as part of its Leica iCON gps 70 series for reliable and easy stake-out jobs on any construction site. Measurement results become quicker and more accurate with the gps 70 T’s permanent tilt compensation, resistance to magnetic interferences, and calibration-free usage.   Allegedly, with the iCON […]


Sensor Reference Design Enables Healthcare Wearables

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April 26, 2018

Sensor-solutions company ams introduces the first integrated vital sign sensor reference design based on its AS7024.The solution can perform accurate, fast, and convenient 24/7 cuffless blood pressure measurement. The reference design integrates all the hardware components, including the AS7024, as well as the software required to implement blood pressure measurement, heart-rate measurement (HRM), heart rate […]


RF Loads Offer Diverse Connector Options

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April 26, 2018

Pasternack’s latest line of RF loads offer 10 different types of connectors for quick mating. Typical applications include DAS systems, base stations, antennas and test instrumentation.   The 24 quick-connect terminations are available with QMA, QN, 4.3-10, SMP, SMP-M and BMA connectors for snap-on or push-on mating. These RF loads support operating frequency ranges from […]


Pulse Generator Boasts Ultra-Fast Rise Time

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April 26, 2018

The Berkeley Nucleonics 765 pulse generator is promoted as the first analog edge converter with the ability to provide 5V pulses with less than 70-ps rising and falling edges. Available in two- or four-channel versions, the Model 765 offers a repetition rate of up to 240 MHz with a period jitter specification under 25 ps. […]


Sensors Expo & Conference 2018: LoRa + Cellular = Reliable Wireless Control

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April 25, 2018

As the internet of things (IoT) infects more applications, the demand for more and better wireless remote control of everything from home living rooms to factory floors escalates. Established technologies such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, though reliable and having been around a while, don’t really cut it with larger and more critical wireless systems. One […]


Linear Hall Sensor Is An Easy Integrator

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April 25, 2018

Allegro MicroSystems’ ATS344 back-biased, programmable Hall-effect sensor IC is packaged in a custom back-biased package that includes an integrated magnet. The device incorporates a 2-wire current mode PWM output to help minimize pin count for remote sensors. It also includes on-chip EEPROM technology, capable of supporting up to 100 read/write cycles, for flexible end-of-line programming […]


Sensors Keep An Eye On Diverse Particulates

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April 25, 2018

EMX Industries’ PMX sensor detects a change in light transmissions caused by smoke, dust and other airborne particulates. Viable for industrial and commercial-kitchen ventilation applications, the transmitter is mounted up to 30 feet from the receiver module, then aligned to focus the light onto the receiver. The illumination level is adjusted for the distance and […]