- Humidity sensor for battery-driven applications
Sensirion has released the new ultra-low power humidity sensor SHTC3 for mobile and battery-driven applications. The SHTC3 is a digital humidity and temperature sensor optimized for battery-driven applications and high-volume consumer electronics. The sensor has been designed to overcome conventional limits in size and power consumption in order to fulfill current and future requirements, and … Continue reading Humidity sensor for battery-driven applications
- SMARC makes digital cockpit designs smarter
Congatec – a vendor of standardised and customised embedded computer boards and modules – and global IT service provider Luxoft introduce a next-gen automotive platform with SMARC 2.0 Computer-on-Modules. Launching with the conga-SA5 as the first official supported module, the Automotive Reference Platform (ARP) co-developed by Intel and Luxoft makes digital cockpit designs of next-generation … Continue reading SMARC makes digital cockpit designs smarter
- Electronically smooth 3D graphene
Researchers have found that the topological material trisodium bismuthide (Na3Bi) can be manufactured to be as ‘electronically smooth’ as the highest-quality graphene-based alternative, while maintaining graphene’s high electron mobility. Na3Bi is a Topological Dirac Semimetal (TDS), considered a 3D equivalent of graphene in that it shows the same extraordinarily high electron mobility. In graphene, as … Continue reading Electronically smooth 3D graphene
- Fast-response option for gas detector
Det-Tronics has announced the availability of fast-response options for the PointWatch Eclipse PIRECL infrared gas detector, a SIL 2-Capable infrared point gas detector that detects methane, propane, ethylene, butane and other combustible hydrocarbon gases. The new fast-response detector has been certified by the approval agencies FM, CSA and UL for its detection of methane and … Continue reading Fast-response option for gas detector
- Simulator accelerates design of magnetic guided AGVs
Roboteq has introduced RoboAGVSim, a simulator that lets Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) designers program, test and fine tune their AGVs in the comfort of their PC. A magnetic track guided AGV can be built with just two Roboteq components – an MGS1600 magnetic guide sensor and any Roboteq dual-channel motor controller. The sensor measures the … Continue reading Simulator accelerates design of magnetic guided AGVs
- Vicor Introduces New 700V K of 1/16 Bus Converter
Vicor has added a new fixed-ratio high-voltage bus converter to its bus converter module (BCM) lineup. The new 700V K of 1/16 BCM offers a power level of 1.75 kW and a peak efficiency of 97 per cent, with a power density of 700W/in³. The device is available in the thermally adept 4414 (111mm x … Continue reading Vicor Introduces New 700V K of 1/16 Bus Converter
- Weight Indicators Offer 10X Expanded Memory
VPG Transducers has the next-generation upgrade for its Intuition series weight indicators. Originally launched in 2016, the fully modular Intuition series offers reliable, versatile general-purpose weight indication, in support of a variety of commercial and industrial requirements. The indicators combine large six-digit LED and LCD displays, weighing and counting modes, along with an array of … Continue reading Weight Indicators Offer 10X Expanded Memory
- Air/gas flow meters for large diameter Pipes and ducts
The next-gen of MT100 series multipoint thermal mass flow meters available from AMS Instrumentation & Calibration (AMS) are designed for optimising combustion or pre-heated air to large boilers, stack emissions monitoring and reporting, or flue gas/scrubber balancing. These MT100 series of air/gas flow meters combine state-of-art electronics technology with precision flow sensors in a rugged … Continue reading Air/gas flow meters for large diameter Pipes and ducts
- NEMO – the safe radio remote control
Control Logic has introduced the NEMO radio transceiver by Jay Electronique and is the latest addition to the SAFIR family of safe radio remote controls. Allowing for a variety of industrial network communication options to be selected, the NEMO is easy to integrate into your existing control system. The NEMO transceiver is a configurable, intelligent … Continue reading NEMO – the safe radio remote control
- Screw compressor makes half the noise of previous models
The S-4 series screw compressor already leads the field in terms of its energy efficiency and ease of maintenance, according to the manufacturer, Boge Kompressoren. Furthermore, it is not half as loud as previous models. The S 76-4 LF Optimus is the testing ground for future fine-tuning in the oil-lubricated screw compressor series. This compressor … Continue reading Screw compressor makes half the noise of previous models
- Backplane Systems Technology launches new fanless computer series
Backplane Systems Technology has launched Neousys Technology’s Ultra Compact Atom and Pentium Apollo Lake Fanless Embedded Computer, the POC-300 Series. The POC-300 Series is a fanless PC controller with ultra-compact dimensions (149 x 105 x 57mm), with a footprint similar in size to a 3.5 inch hard disk drive. Powered by the new Intel Apollo … Continue reading Backplane Systems Technology launches new fanless computer series
- Human vibration meter for worker safety and product testing
John Morris Industrial has released the new HVM200 Human Vibration Meter from Larson Davis for industrial hygiene and product testing applications.
- Noshok announces expanded valve offering and new catalogue
NOSHOK is introducing new valves and valve options such as 3-valve double block and bleed needle valves and meter manifolds.
- Combi switchbox for secure applications
The GEMU 4242 combi switchbox is suitable for secure and fast applications in most industrial sectors and process plants.
- New method for measuring particles less than 50 nm
W. L. Gore & Associates and CT Associates have published a white paper describing a new method for measuring sub-50 nm particles in ultra-pure water.
- Titan Industrial Switches Cater To Offshore Applications
The Pyropress Industrial Differential Pressure Switches are ideal for use in arduous industrial environments and have been ATEX Certified.
- Trimod Switches now with IEC Ex Certification
TriMod Besta level switches have deviated from older conventional designs and are able to deliver reliability in extreme process applications.
- Bürkert Controller Integrates Water System Functions
Bürkert´s multi-parameter controller mxCONTROL 8620 is designed to automate the control of process variables within a water treatment system.
- Weidmuller Relay Ensures Safe Plant Shutdown
Weidmuller has released the SIL 3 Safety Relay, created specifically for use in the emergency shutdown of plants and plant components in the process industry.
- Victaulic Coupling Simplifies Pipe Transitions
The Victaulic SC998 Shouldered-to-HDPE transition coupling provides a one-piece, completely mechanical joint between shouldered IPS and HDPE piping.