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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.

New wire-actuated encoder with 4000mm measuring length

Siko’s new wire-actuated encoder SG42, with a robust design and redundant sensor system for measuring 4000 mm length.


Instrotech – manufacturing arm – has FOUR new controllers on offer to the market, under the Calog brand.  All feature an intuitive interface, with scrolling text prompts and up to 4 setpoints.

Monitran's new compact hand-held vibration meter

Monitran’s MTN/VM220, a compact, handheld meter for measuring vibration levels. It is a rechargeable, portable instrument designed to operate with a constant current accelerometer to provide accurate vibration measurements. Conforming to ISO10816-3, the MTN/VM220 is engineered to detecting the early signs of component wear or failure in pumps, motors, gearboxes and other mechanical assemblies.

Michell Instruments Unveils New Relative Humidity Hygrometer

Michell Instrument  has announced the unveiling of the MDM25, a new portable relative humidity hygrometer, which replaces their model DM509.

SENIX Tsunami warning systems uses Toughsonic® sensors to detect sea levels

Senix customizes ToughSonic sensors to monitor sea levels for Philippines agency