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Mini-Mobile Absolute Encoderfor Construction and Agricultural Machinery

Siko’s absolute miniature single-turn AH25S rotary encoder is cost-effective and flexible, provides a unique balance between high resolution, excellent functionality, a sturdy housing design and a minimal construction form. 

New Tektronix 8 Channel, 16 Bit Resolution Arbitrary Waveform Generator - Less noise and Cleaner signals

TEKTRONIX, has announced the launch of their new AWG5200Arbitrary Waveform Generator to meet the demands of signal generation with high signal fidelity.  The unit has the ability to scale up to 32 or more channels with multi-unit synchronization, and is specifically for use in; Advanced Research; Electronic Test and Radar, and Electronic Warfare System Design and Test.

OPTRIS PI – Extended 900 °C measurement range

Optris GmbH, has announced that the measurement range 150 °C ... 900 °C on all PI LT models is now extended to show temperatures from 20 °C. This new calibration is standard for all PI LT models. The user can activate in the PI Connect software to see image information and in addition temperature values below 150 °C. The specified accuracy in this range is valid from 150 °C.

IR cameras measure up to 1500°C High-resolution infrared cameras for additional fields of application

Optris GmbH, has announced that the Optris PI 450 and PI 640 infrared cameras can now also be calibrated for a temperature measurement range of up to 1500°C. This allows the two high-resolution cameras to be integrated into applications which far exceed the previous threshold of 900°C.

Industrial AnalogueTemperature Measurement

Industrial AnalogueTemperature Measurement

Kobold has on offer their type TNS and TNF series for  direct measurement of analogue temperature in industrial processes.

Hydraulic deadweight tester for calibrating pressure measuring instruments

Deadweight testers are accepted as the most accurate method for the calibration of electronic or mechanical pressure measuring devices. Instrotech offers the LR-Cal LDW series of deadweight testers, which are available in the ranges from 10 bar up to 1400 bar.

Keeping your optical distance

To supplement their range of devices to measure lengths, angles, rotational speed and inclines, SIKO GmbH, has released an all-new set of distance sensors covering a wealth of applications. Both the LA170 and LA060 sensors measure distances visually and are primarily used in automation processes.

World's First Open Linear Encoder With Magnetic Measurement Principle

The terms ‘functional safety’ and ‘Industry 4.0’ are on everyone’s lips. In coming decades, industry will have to manage myriad new tasks, which means that digitalisation in production will have to develop rapidly to keep pace. Siko’s aim is to create machines that can independently control and monitor short-term production changes, without posing a risk of danger or death.

New ultrasonic water meter for instantaneous measurements

ELIS, manufacturer and supplier of flow meters, has launched a battery-powered ultrasonic water meter intended for measuring flow rate instantaneously and pressure and consumption in water piping (standard EN 14154 for water works), water distribution systems and other industrial applications.

New lightweight portable humidity verification system holds its own against heavyweight competition

Michell Instruments has introduced a new portable verification system for humidity probes – the HygroCal100. Weighing just 3.2 kg, it is less than 25% of the weight of its closest competitor and with a battery life of up to 8 hours, the unit is designed with portability in mind.