Transportation Tech Has Life-Saving Potential

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July 18, 2018

IPsens reports that its technology has been selected to manage the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) T-Pass program in South Florida. The program uses parking guidance sensors installed in truck stop and rest area parking spaces to monitor individual space availability and communicate that information to truck drivers via roadside signage. When drivers become fatigued […]


Non-Incendive Modbus Flow Totalizer Minds Turbine Meters

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July 18, 2018

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry launches the ModQ Sentry, a Modbus Flow Totalizer that interfaces with pulse-type inductive turbine and other flow meters to provide instantaneous flow rates, accumulated totals and status information. Units are configurable for volume and time settings and offer options to configure the K factor to match the turbine.   Powered by an […]


Compact Pushbuttons Resist Moisture

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July 18, 2018

APEM’s latest addition to its popular I series pushbutton range is the compact and waterproof IX series.  The IX series combines the best qualities of the IP and IA series with a backlit switch, 12-mm diameter compact bushing, and flexible elastomer membrane actuator.     The flexible elastomer membrane actuator, with no space between the actuator […]


Smart Sensor Ready For IoT Deployment

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July 17, 2018

Groomed for generating, transporting, and processing information in the Industry 4.0 environment, the BOS 21M series smart sensor from ADCAP is an optical multifunction sensor uses red light and four sensor modes: background suppression, energetic diffuse, retroreflective or through-beam sensor. All sensor functions can be configured over IO-Link while the system is running, so that […]


Low-Noise Op Amp Extends Voltage And Temperature Ranges

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July 17, 2018

STMicroelectronics’ TSB712A precision op amp promise to maintain stable parameters over wide voltage and temperature ranges. Fully specified over a supply-voltage range of 2.7V-36V, or ±1.35V to ±18V, the TSB712A is specified over the extended temperature range, from -40°C to +125°C, with maximum offset drift of 2.8µV/°C.   Other features include an input voltage noise […]


Tri-Phase Caps Cover 250V to 850V Range

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July 17, 2018

TDK’s B3237 series EPCOS MKD three-phase capacitors are tailored for filter applications. The capacitors cover a voltage range from 250 VRMS to 850 VRMS in 10 stages and are available with capacitances between 3 x 10 µF and 3 x 400 µF.   Depending on the type, the capacitors are designed for currents of up […]


Sapphire Windows Shield Drone Eyes

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July 17, 2018

Meller Optics offers custom fabricated sapphire windows for UAVs exposed to chemicals, gases, particulates, and pollutants that can cause damage to sensitive vision systems. The windows provide optimum optical clarity and feature Mohs 9 hardness to protect drone vision systems in harsh environments where they may be exposed to chemicals, fast moving particles, gases, and […]


Protocol Speeds Mobile Device Debugging

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July 17, 2018

For its 5 and 6 Series MSO mixed signal oscilloscopes, Tektronix introduces protocol decode, triggering and analysis support for the MIPI Alliance’s System Power Management Interface (SPMI). The software option takes advantage of the capabilities of these oscilloscopes including the productivity of touch-based setup on the MSO’s 15.6-in HD display for showing multiple buses and […]