Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Film Capacitors - Electronic Concepts

Manufactures both the standard product lines and custom needs. Film capacitor design and manufacture. Products include Polypropylene Hi-Energy Density DC Filter Capacitors and Medium Power Film High-Energy Density DC Filter Capacitor in place of Electrolytics in some Applications.

Film Capacitors - Electronic Concepts

Others are Metallized Polypropylene which are Superior to other AC Capacitors because of low loss dry film construction; Polystyrene and Metallized Polycarbonate Capacitors.

Film Capacitors - Electronic Concepts

5MP2 Series Metallized Polypropylene

Switching power supply capacitors that require snubber and high current applications. Voltage: 400 to 2000VDC: Capacitance as high as l0.0µf; ESR as low as 0.005OHMS; ESL as low as 18nH; RMS current to 48.4amps; UL94-VO flame retardant; three configuratio

Electronic Concepts, Inc.
P.O. Box 1278, 526 Industrial Way W., Eatontown, New Jersey 07724 USA

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Anderson Power Products - Specialized Connectors

Design and manufacture of versatile high power, hot-pluggable, interconnect products. Founded in 1877, design, customer support, and manufacturing facilities in Sterling, MA, U.S.A.


SPEC Pak Connectors - Anderson Power Products


Anderson Power Products - Specialized Connectors


SPEC Pak Connectors - Housing design & materials create a rugged, watertight and weather-proof enclosure to protect electrical components from water, dust, & other harsh environmental contaminants. Waterproof connection beyond IP68 requirements, when used with industry standard cable sealing glands.


SPEC Pak Connectors - Anderson Power Products

Onset Computer - Data Logging and Monitoring

Onset Computer Corporation has been producing small, inexpensive, battery-powered HOBO data loggers and embedded controllers since 1981......broad range of data loggers and weather stations products that are used to measure temperature, humidity, light intensity, voltage etc.

Onset Computer - Data Logging and Monitoring

Onset’s wireless data loggers are ideal for applications where near-real-time data is needed and manual data offload is impractical. For indoor environments,

Onset’s web-based data logging systems enable real-time, remote access to your data via cellular, Wi-Fi, or Ethernet communications. They can be configured with a wide range of external sensors for measuring weather conditions outdoors, and energy, power and environmental conditions indoors.

HOBO Micro Station Data Logger

HOBO Micro Station Data Logger

Accurately monitor outdoor weather conditions with the HOBO Micro Station. This rugged data logger starts at $231 and is popular because of its compact size. It accepts up to four plug-and-play smart sensors, and has over 500k of nonvolatile flash data storage. The Micro Station can run up to 1 year on four standard AA batteries.

Onset Computer Corporation, Inc.
470 MacArthur Blvd, Bourne, MA 02532, USA

Monday, December 6, 2010

Data Acquisition Solutions - Data Translation

Leading designer, manufacturer, and provider of data acquisition solutions to the test and measurement market. With expertise in the design of high-accuracy, high-quality hardware and application software.



Data Acquisition Solutions - Data Translation



Data Acquisition Solutions - Data Translation 



"The DT9837 is a highly accurate USB data acquisition module that is ideal for portable sound and vibration measurements. Four 24-bit IEPE (ICP) sensor inputs are synchronized with a tachometer input to provide data streams that are matched in time for field or laboratory use."



DT9837 accurate USB data acquisition .datatranslation



Some Features


  • Runs on USB Power…ideal for portable applications…no external power supply needed

  • Four Simultaneous, 24-bit Delta-Sigma A/D channels for high resolution measurements with support for IEPE inputs, including use of a 4mA current source and AC or DC coupling

  • Up to 105.4kHz sampling rate per channel

  • Tachometer input support in the A/D data stream for synchronizing measurements


Data Translation, Inc.

100 Locke Drive, Marlboro, MA 01752-1192, USA

ADInstruments - Data Acquisition and Analysis

ADInstruments was established in 1988 to deliver high quality, ease-of-use data acquisition systems for life science research and teaching.



ADInstruments - Data Acquisition and Analysis



Products include Data Acquisition Systems,  In Vitro & In Vivo Research Equipment, Blended Learning, Life Science Research Products.



"PowerLabs are USB DAQ devices. Simply set the PowerLab on your bench space, plug it in, and start using it with LabChart software. It's that easy!"



PowerLabs - Ddata Acquisition Hardware



PowerLabs - Ddata Acquisition Hardware



PowerLabs are capable of recording at speeds of up to 400,000 samples per second continuously to disk (aggregate), and are compatible with instruments, signal conditioners and transducers supplied by ADInstruments and many other leading brands.



ADInstruments

77 Vogel Street Dunedin, Otago 9016 New Zealand


Saturday, December 4, 2010

Gamry Instruments - Electrochemical Instrumentation

Gamry Instruments designs and manufactures a variety of electrochemical instrumentation and accessories. Products Include - Potentiostats, Cells, FC350 Fuel Cell Impedance Monitor and QCM 10M Quartz Crystal Microbalance.



Gamry Instruments - Electrochemical Instrumentation



The FC350 Fuel Cell Impedance Analyzer measures the impedance of high current devices in conjunction with an electronic load or power supply. The operating frequency range is 10 μHz to 300 kHz



FC350 Fuel Cell Tester



FC350 Fuel Cell Tester - Gamry Instruments



The voltage of the fuel cell or battery is measured directly by the FC350. The FC350 processes these signals to calculate the impedance.



Gamry Instruments

734 Louis Drive Warminster, PA 18974 United States of America.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Metrohm - chemical ion analysis instruments

Metrohm is the name for quality instruments and services for chemical ion analysis all over the world. Headquartered in Switzerland.



Metrohm - chemical ion analysis instruments



Some of the Specialized Product Lines are


  • Potentiometric Titration

  • Ion Chromatography

  • pH Measurement / Conductometry

  • Brinkmann Probe Colorimeter

  • Rancimat / Oxidative Stability Analyzers




Metrohm 827 pH Lab Meter



Metrohm 827 pH Lab Meter



This is a Mordern unit with storage capacity for up to 200 sample data with IDs any time AND a one-button operation for wireless communication to a printer or a computer.



It has GLP compliance features three-point calibration with automatic buffer recognition and temperature compensation.



The 827 pH Lab has an integrated measuring stand, and it is available with options such as beakers, buffer and electrode storage vessels and 10 sachets each of Metrohm buffers in pH 4, 7 and 9.



Metrohm

6555 Pelican Creek Circle Riverview, Florida 33578, USA.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Solartron Analytical - Electrochemistry Instrumentation

Electrochemistry, Energy Storage, Corrosion, Materials, Control and Electronics Test Measurement



Solartron Analytical - Electrochemistry Instrumentation



Products - Industry standard frequency response analyzers, potentiostats, electrochemical software (Zplot and CorrWare) and battery test equipment.



Solartron Analytical - Multi-channel CellTest System



The 1470E multi-channel potentiostat has been specifically designed to meet the requirements of electrochemists and material scientists to enable the rapid generation of high quality, accurate and repeatable data.



Solartron Analytical - Multi-channel CellTest System



The CellTest system consists of one or more 1470E multi-channel potentiostats and multiple 145x series frequency response analyzers (FRAs) connected to a computer providing simultaneous DC and impedance tests on multiple cells.



The 1470E and 145x FRA units are Ethernet controlled providing either local or remote control of the instrumentation from a PC connected anywhere on the same Ethernet network.



Solartron Analytical

Unit B1, Armstrong Mall, Southwood Business Park, Farnborough  GU14 0NR, United Kingdom


Thursday, November 4, 2010

HORIBA - Medical Instruments and Systems

Hematology, Clinical Chemistry and Automated analyzers. Designs and Develops in vitro diagnostic systems mainly destined for biological analysis in medical laboratories.



HORIBA - Medical Instruments and Systems



"These automated analyzers meet the needs of various users including patients, doctors, private laboratories, clinics and university hospitals."



HORIBA - ABX Pentra 80



HORIBA - ABX Pentra 80



Large capacity auto-loader (100 tubes), Stat sampling on open or closed tubes, Integrated Workstation with Color Touch Screen.



HORIBA - Process and Test Systems



"..instruments and systems for applications ranging from automotive R&D, process and environmental monitoring, in-vitro medical diagnostics, semiconductor manufacturing and metrology"

Omron Healthcare - Health Monitors

Leading marketer and distributor of medical, home healthcare, and wellness products. Products include Digital thermometers, Body fat monitors, Respiratory inhalation devices and Digital blood pressure units.



Omron Healthcare - Health Monitors



Augmentation Index Pulse Wave Analysis OMRON



Professional Products Section -



Detects pulse waves at the radial artery of the wrist. Applanation tonometry with cutting edge 40-element sensor array ensures accurate and objective measurement



Augmentation Index Pulse Wave Analysis OMRON



The HEM-9000AI utilizes state-of-the-art multi-sensor array technology to detect pulse waves at the radial artery of the wrist. The pulse wave is analyzed by separating two components - the ejected wave coming from the heart and the reflected wave coming from at the periphery



Updated in 2013

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Lumination GE - LED Lighting Solutions

GE Lumination offers a wide range of world-class, environmentally responsible LED solutions and systems for signage, architectural, transportation, display lighting and general illumination applications. Lumination is a GE Consumer & Industrial business in collaboration with Nichia.

GE - LED Lighting Solutions

Solid-state lighting solutions can be built using Vio LED. Energy savings, long life and robustness. "Vio LEDs combine 405 nm violet chips with proprietary phosphors to create a natural white light." Warm white light, similar to Edison Filament Lamp.

Vio White LED - Lumination GE

Vio White LED - Lumination GE - 2009

GE Lighting’s Vio LEDs were the first of their kind to utilise remote phosphor technology. Combining violet chips with phosphors applied to the hemispherical lens of the LED, radiation is converted directly to white light without colour mixing. Vio LEDs are available in 3000K, 3500K and 4100K colour temperatures and can be used in many standard fixtures designed for general illumination applications.

Vio LEDs provide high efficiency at warmer colour temperatures, as well as flexible colour temperature and colour rendering options making them a viable, energy efficient alternative to traditional light sources.

Fluke Biomedical Instruments and Equipment

Test and measurement equipment and services to the healthcare industry. They Manufacture biomedical test and simulation products, including electrical safety testers, patient simulators, performance analyzers, etc.

Fluke Biomedical Instruments and Equipment

The SigmaPace™ 1000 is a powerful handheld tool with a comprehensive range of test suites, measurement algorithms and test loads – as specified by the external pacemaker manufacturers – to fulfill your testing requirements both quickly and efficiently.

SigmaPace 1000 External Pacemaker Analyzer

SigmaPace 1000 External Pacemaker Analyzer

For maximum efficiency, the SigmaPace 1000 doubles as a training tool. Interactive ECG simulation lets users test patient monitoring equipment as well as teach nurses how to operate the pacemaker.

Fluke Biomedical Division of Fluke Electronics Corporation
6920 Seaway Blvd, Everett, WA 98203 United States

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Medical Device Testing - QuadTech

Medical Device Testing - QuadTech



QuadTech offers a number of solutions to meet the demands of medical device testing. From a single medical device safety tester (analyzer) to a complete medical device safety testing solution



QuadTech, Inc. founded as spinoff of GenRad's Instrumentation Division - 1991.



(QuadTech now part of Chroma Systems Solutions - Updated March 2013). 



Fully automated Electrical Safety Testing to IEC60601-1. Sentinel II saves time by scanning patient connections for leakage current without powering down the medical device.



Sentinel II System - QuadTech

Sentinel II System - QuadTech



The Sentinel II System can be configured to accommodate Class I, Class II, mains and Internally Powered medical devices with the following configurations:

Keithley Instruments - Precision Instrumentation

"The company, founded in 1946 by Joseph F. Keithley in a Cleveland, Ohio, workshop, designs, develops, manufactures and markets complex electronic instruments and systems geared to the specialized needs of electronics manufacturers for high-performance production testing, process monitoring, product development and research."



Keithley Instruments - Precision Instrumentation



2010 - Keithley Instruments joined Tektronix as part of its test and measurement portfolio.


  • Instruments Relevant to Lab and Research

  • Digital Multimeters and Data Acquisition/Switching Systems

  • Low Voltage/Low Resistance Measurement Products

  • Low Current/High Resistance Measurement Solutions 


2182A Digital Nanovoltmeter

2182A Digital Nanovoltmeter

"A two-channel Nanovoltmeter for making stable, low noise voltage measurements and for characterizing low resistance materials and devices reliably and repeatably."



Keithley Instruments, Inc.

28775 Aurora Road Cleveland, Ohio 44139, USA.

Monday, November 1, 2010

Rigel Medical - Electrical Safety Solutions

"Rigel Medical are dedicated to offering portable and innovative biomed test equipment ranging from safety analyzers to NIBP simulators and ventilator testers, using the latest technologies such as incorporating BlueTooth technology, RFID technology and using new test methods to accurately measure earth / ground bond resistance."



Rigel Medical - Electrical Safety Solutions



"Its unique design, patented earthbond technology and use of internal memory make the Rigel 288 a truly valuable tool for every biomedical test professional."

Rigel 288 Electrical Safety Analyzer

This safety tester features Bluetooth connectivity to a range of accessories and Med-eBase, comprehensive database software, ensures fast and easy download of test results......



Rigel 288 Electrical Safety Analyzer



Rigel Medical is part of the Seaward Group - a market leader in industrial and biomedical test and measurement solutions. 



Seaward Electronic Ltd



Bracken Hill, South West Industrial Estate, Peterlee, County Durham SR8 2SW, United Kingdom 



Updated Aug 2013

Saturday, October 2, 2010

HANNA instruments - Analytical Instrumentation

Full range of test equipment for pH, conductivity, TDS, ion specific, turbidity, and other water quality parameters.

HANNA instruments - Analytical Instrumentation

"In 1985, HANNA was the first company to incorporate a temperature sensor (HI1217S) with a pH electrode, which very quickly became the standard throughout the world..."

HI-2030 edge Hybrid Multiparameter EC Meter

edge measures pH, conductivity and dissolved oxygen through  its unique digital electrodes. These digital electrodes are auto-recognized. Providing sensor type, calibration data and a serial number, and they connect to edge with an easy to plug-in  3.5mm connector. edge’s versatile design is equally at home in your hand, on a lab bench or mounted on a wall.

HI-2030 edge Hybrid Multiparameter EC Meter

edge simplifies measurement, configuration, calibration, diagnostics, logging and transferring data to a computer or a USB drive. edge is equipped with a benchtop  cradle with an adjustable swivel electrode holder to charge and  hold the edge securely in place at the optimium viewing angle.

HANNA instruments
Rhode Island 584 Park East Drive Woonsocket, RI 02895, USA

OI Corporation - Analytical Instruments

O.I. Corporation operates as a single business and designs, manufactures, markets, and supports analytical instruments used for sample preparation, detection, and measurement of chemical compounds.



OI Corporation - Analytical Instruments



Application-specific solutions for the environmental, defense, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, petrochemical, chemical, semiconductor, power generation, and HVAC industries.



Eclipse 4660 Purge-and-Trap Sample Concentrator



Volatiles Analysis - Pocesses samples for analysis of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) by gas chromatography (GC) or gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS).



Eclipse 4660 Sample Concentrator - OI Corporation



Innovative, patented components within the Eclipse significantly improve sample processing steps of the purge-and-trap technique. A key technology is the built-in Cyclone Water Management system that removes water during the thermal desorb step.



OI Analytical

151 Graham Road, College Station, TX 77845, USA.

Reichert Analytical Instruments

"Refractometer manufacturer which designs, manufactures, sells, and services a full line of laboratory and portable/field refractometers in the United States that are recognizable as industry standards..."



Reichert Analytical Instruments



The Reichert Darkfield Quebec Colony Counter allows the user to quickly and accurately count bacteria colonies.



Reichert Analytical Instruments - Colony Counter, Quebec Darkfield



Colony Counter, Quebec Darkfield


  • Even, glare-free illumination

  • Light is spread uniformly over the entire culture plate

  • Colonies are bright and easily distinguished

  • Adjustable dish holder for centering both round dishes and square culture plates

  • Adjustable focusing rod

  • Lens rotates a full 360º

  • Built-in tilt leg

  • Optional 1.5X auxiliary lens fits over standard lens, increasing magnification to 3X


Reichert: Ophthalmic Instruments - Analytical Instruments, and Microscope Services.

"With a history dating back more than 100 years, Reichert Ophthalmic Instruments is well known as a leader in the development of innovative ophthalmic instruments for the eyecare professional."

Friday, October 1, 2010

SRS - Vacuum and Analytical Instruments

Manufactures Scientific Research and Industrial Instruments. Test & Measurement Instruments, Vacuum & Analytical Instruments and Time & Frequency Instruments.

Stanford Research Systems - Scientific Instruments

"The IGC100 has a touchscreen display that can present data in a variety of formats including pressure versus time curves. There are built-in relays for process control, and several multipurpose input/output ports. The IGC100 is also fully web-ready. Now you can monitor and control your vacuum system from the lab, your home, or anywhere in the world."

Vacuum Gauge Controller - IGC100 - Ion gauge controller

Vacuum Gauge Controller - IGC100 - Ion gauge controller

The IGC100 has an optional Ethernet interface with embedded web-server hardware that makes your controller fully web-ready. All you need is an internet connection and you can monitor and control your vacuum system from anywhere in the world. Just log on to the internet and enter the IP address of your controller.
  • 1000 Torr to UHV range
  • Highly accurate, stable controller
  • Pressure vs. time curves
  • 4 analog input/output ports

Teledyne Gas and Liquid analyzers

Teledyne Gas and Liquid analyzers



"Teledyne designs and manufactures sensors, gas and liquid analyzers, and custom systems which combine over 50 years of expertise in electronics, chemistry and engineering."Teledyne Gas and Liquid analyzers

"Founded in 1946 as Research Instrument Corporation, a division of Applied Physics, the company was renamed Analytic Systems when acquired by United Electro Dynamics in 1957. In 1964, Teledyne, Inc. acquired United Electro Dynamics, and Analytic Systems group became Teledyne Analytical Instruments. "



The Model 3010TB Trace Oxygen Analyzer is designed as a split architecture version of the 3000 series. A bulkhead mount, NEMA 4 rated control unit designed for non-hazardous areas, controls a specially developed analysis unit that can operate in a hazardous area.



The explosion proof enclosure is NEMA 4/7 rated, U/L and CSA listed for Class I, Division 1, Groups B, C, and D service. Options include cal / zero valves and flame arrestors.


  • Material Safety Data Sheets

  • Schematics & Spec Control Drawings


Teledyne Analytical Instruments

16830 Chestnut Street, City of Industry, California 91748-1020, USA

TSI - Precision Measurement Solutions

TSI - Precision Measurement Solutions

  TSI - Precision Measurement Solutions

PIV, LDA, PDA, and HWA systems for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Flow research. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.



"TSI partners with research institutions and customers around the world to set the standard for measurements relating to aerosol science, air flow, indoor air quality, fluid dynamics and biohazard detection. With headquarters based in the U.S.."



TSI AEROTRAK 9306 Handheld Particle Counters



Low cost and versatile particle contamination monitoring. AEROTRAK Model 9306 reports up to 6 particle sizes simultaneously along with the environmental data, includes an internal alarm.



The internal memory can store up to 10,000 sample records of particle count data which can be conveniently viewed on screen,



Features Include


  • Complies with all requirements of ISO 21501-4

  • 0.3 to 25 μm size range

  • 0.1 CFM (2.83 L/min) flow rate

  • Measures up to six channels of simultaneous data

  • USB and Ethernet output


TSI Inc

500 Cardigan Road, Shoreview, MN, 55126, U.S.A.

Heinzinger DC Power - Precision Power Supplies

Manufacturer of High Precision DC Power Supplies for High Voltage and High Current since 1959. Located at Rosenheim Germany.


LNC-Series HV laboratory power supply Heinzinger DC Power


Heinzinger DC Power - Precision Power Supplies


LNC-Series, New Generation High voltage laboratory power supply Heinzinger DC Power


Features Include



  • high voltage laboratory power supply, compact bench case

  • output voltage up to 30.000 Volt

  • output current up to 500 mA

  • residual ripple < 0,1% pp

  • stability < 0,1% over 8h


Interface - @Heinzinger

Friday, September 3, 2010

Sierra Instruments - Mass flow meters and Controllers

Flow Meters: High Quality Mass Flow Controllers And Digital, Pipe, Or Ultrasonic Mass Air Flow Meters For Natural Gas, Oxygen, Water, And Other Liquids.



Ultra Low Flow Mass Flow - Sierra Instruments

Sierra Instruments – Mass flow meters and Controllers



“Mass Flow is the quantity of direct interest whenever the molecules of the gas are the control variable in your process – such as combustion, chemical reactions, ventilation, product drying and a variety of other process applications.”



Smart-Trak – Product site focusing on Sierra’s Smart-Trak Digital Mass Flow Meters and Controllers.



“SmartTrak 100 features Dial-A-Gas® technology for true digital performance in up to ten pre-programmed gases with the same unit (gas type list can be programmed on request). Another unique factor of the Model 100 is the pilot module which replaces expensive control/readout electronics and is available mounted to the face of the instrument or in a convenient hand-held version."

KEP - Flow Computers and HMI Software

KEP - Flow Computers and HMI Software


"Kessler-Ellis Products (KEP) designs, manufactures and services electronic flow instrumentation, marine-grade sunlight readable displays, industrial displays, PLC peripherals, industrial computers, counters/timers, rate meters and HMI software.


SC Series Signal Conditioners KEP


Thursday, September 2, 2010

Gas and Liquid Flow Control - Bronkhorst

Bronkhorst High-Tech B.V., the European market leader in thermal Mass Flow Meters/Controllers and Electronic Pressure Controllers, has many years experience in designing and manufacturing precise and reliable measurement and control devices.

Gas and Liquid Flow Control - Bronkhorst

Products Include Mass Flow Meter / Mass Flow Controller technology for gases and liquids, Pressure Controllers and Evaporation Systems. Calibration equipment and Custom Solutions.

Gas and Liquid Flow Control - Bronkhorst

FLOW-BUS is a Fieldbus, designed by Bronkhorst based on RS485 technology, for digital communication between digital devices, offering the possibility of host-control by PC.

Bronkhorst High-Tech B.V.
Nijverheidsstraat 1A, NL-7261, AK Ruurlo, The Netherlands.

Brooks Instrument - Process Instruments

Brooks Rotameter Company, founded by Stephen A. Brooks, opened its doors for business in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. in 1946.



Brooks Instrument has a proven history of innovation including the first miniaturized Coriolis mass flow controller (Quantim), the first watertight and explosion proof thermal mass flow controller (Mf Series).



Brooks Instrument - Process Instruments



Brooks Instrument - Process Instruments



Flow measurement and control, Pressure Controller, Level measurement. System & Integrated Solutions for Flow and Level. Includes Transmitters and Sensors for all the Parameters.



Products Designed and Manufactured include -



Coriolis Mass Flow, Thermal Mass Flow, Variable Area Flow (Purgemeters), Level Measurement, Pressure Products and Flow Controllers.



Digital, Metal-Sealed Thermal Mass Flow Meter/Controller. Brooks GF Series is designed for long-term reliability with embedded diagnostics and automated zeroing to reduce maintenance for a lower cost of ownership.



Related - Key Instruments - Flow meters

Cirris Systems - Cable and harness test equipment

Cable Testers, Harness Testers or Hipot Testers for cable testing PCBs, Components, Resistance Test.



Signature 500 Cirris Systems

Cirris Systems - Cable and harness test equipment



"Cirris cable testers range from a $600 battery-operated "toolbox" unit for use by field service personnel, to a high-end testers capable of testing harnesses with thousands of wires."



Signature 500 Cirris Systems



Twisted Pair & Installed Cable Testing. (not CE marked)

The Signature 500 is unique in its ability to test installed cables for opens, shorts, mis-wires, and proper twisting of twisted pairs.

Highlights


  • Test Points: 64 (128 with second tester)

  • Test Voltage: 9VDC, 1.8mA max

  • Continuity threshold: 4K ohms

  • Components: Twisted Pairs


Wednesday, September 1, 2010

National Instruments - Test and Measurement

Use Computers and the Web, to create custom, software configurable and Modular T&M for test automation, research and industrial process control. Products include LabVIEW, Multisim and Modular Plug-in like hardware that can be interconnected and interfaced to Computing system.



National Instruments - Test and Measurement



NI 9792 WSN Programmable Gateway



KnowledgeBase - Browse common questions and answers, with illustrations and step-by-step instructions.

LabVIEW, Data Acquisition, Modular Instruments, PXI, Programmable Automation Controllers.


  • VXI and VME

  • PXI and CompactPCI

  • LXI and LAN


Seen on right is a NI 9792 WSN Programmable Gateway


  • Small rugged LabVIEW Real-Time embedded controller

  • 533 MHz processor, 256 MB DDR2 memory.

  • 2 GB nonvolatile storage for local data logging

  • 2.4 GHz, IEEE 802.15.4 radio - Star and Mesh

  • Dual Ethernet ports.

  • Embedded Web and file servers

  • Hi-Speed USB host port


ZTEC Instruments - PXI VXI Instruments

Designs and manufactures modular digital oscilloscopes, function generators, arbitrary waveform generators. These are for the PXI and VXI instrumentation platforms. LAN-based LXI oscilloscopes for ATE and remote access. Introducing RF Test Equipment.



ZTEC Instruments - PXI VXI Instruments

ZTEC Instruments - ZT500 Series



ZTEC Instruments - ZT500 Series



Waveform Generators - Some Features


  • 1 channel, 14-bit resolution

  • 300 MS/s, 200 MHz analog bandwidth

  • 2 MS record length

  • Programmable range (between 2 mVpp and 7 Vpp)




ZScope Oscilloscope Software

ZScope C-Class Software controls the ZT450, ZT410 and ZT430 Series of Oscilloscopes


  • Looks and feels like a benchtop oscilloscope

  • User-configurable measurement sets for quick and easy waveform analysis

  • Operates with or without instrument

  • Large on-screen display clearly shows waveform detail

  • Rapid refresh rate for all waveform lengths

  • Export screenshots and waveform data


Thursday, August 12, 2010

Passive Components from NIC

Designer, manufacturer and worldwide supplier of passive components.



Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors

Passive Components from NIC

 

Products Include - Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors, Tantalum Capacitors, Ceramic Capacitors, DC Film Capacitors, Thick and Thin Film Resistive Products and Magnetics like Power Inductors, Ferrite Chip Bead etc.



Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors

 

NSPE-Z series hybrid construction aluminum electrolytic capacitors featuring longer life in reduced case sizes, for use in portable, handheld and reduced clearance applications.



Capacitance values from 10uF to 330uF, voltage ratings from 25VDC to 63VDC over operating temperature range of -55°C to +125°C. Low ESR and high ripple current ratings.



Safety Capacitors from NIC

Safety Capacitors from NIC

Capacitors - X2 Safety Class

Interference Suppression Film Capacitors; Diodes and Fuses; Varistors - Transient Voltage Suppressors.

Johanson Technology - RF Ceramic Components

JTI specializes in the design and manufacture of high quality ceramic components for RF/Wireless and Microwave applications.

GPS SMD Chip Antenna - Johanson Technology



Johanson Technology - RF Ceramic Components


  • Integrated Passives

  • High-Q Multi-Layer Capacitors

  • RF Ceramic Chip Inductors

  • Custom Thin Film Metalized Substrates

  • Capacitor and Inductor Designer Kits


Seen on the right is a GPS SMD Chip Antenna



"2.4GHz High Rejection BPF with LGA-type terminations Due to the increasing interest in 1dBi+ gain satellite internal chip antennas that can operate in both GPS and GLONASS bands at the same time...."



JTIsoft Modeling Overview



 JTIsoft Modeling Overview



MLCsoft and MLIsoft provide highly detailed graphical plots of device performance data in two basic formats over a user specified frequency range. The chart displays are instantly updated as the user makes capacitance or frequency changes. Smith chart displays of both impedance and S11/S22 are available as point plots, line plots, and line-point plots.



Johanson Technology

4001 Calle Tecate, Camarillo, California 93012, USA.

Evans Capacitor - High Energy Density Caps

"Hermetically sealed Evans Hybrid Capacitor and Capattery devices have numerous patented features that provide demonstrated advantages over standard capacitor technologies."Capattery supercapacitor - Evans Capacitor


Evans Capacitor - High Energy Density Caps


"Evans maintains the highest levels of quality, and is fully compliant with ISO 9001 and AS9001 standards."


Technical Papers of Evans Capacitor


The Littlest Big Capacitor - An Evans Hybrid - Presented at the Fifth International Seminar on Double Layer Capacitors and Similar Energy Storage Devices, December 4-6, 1995


Capattery - SuperCapacitor


High energy density, up to 3 joules per cc, High reliability, 25 yrs., >1,000,000 cycles.

Maxwell - Energy and Power Delivery Solutions

Maxwell ultracapacitor products provide energy storage and power delivery solutions. Aerospace products and services include radiation‐hardened microelectronics like single board computers and components such as high‐density memory and power modules.



Maxwell - Energy and Power Delivery Solutions



The also manufacture special high‐voltage capacitors for long term reliability and environment ruggedness. Types are grading and coupling capacitors; capacitive voltage dividers.



"BOOSTCAP ultracapacitor cells and multi-cell packs and modules provide safe and reliable power solutions for applications in consumer and industrial electronics, transportation and telecommunications..."



The K2 Series ultracapacitors are a third generation design that provides 2.7 volt operating voltage while improving Maxwell's high performance and high reliability on a high volume manufacturing platform.



K2 Series High Capacity Cells - Maxwell



K2 Series High Capacity Cells - Maxwell

Some Features


  • 2.7 V operating voltage

  • Lowest RC time constant

  • Over 1,000,000 duty cycles

  • Ultra-low internal resistance




Maxwell Technologies, Inc.

3888 Calle Fortunada San Diego CA 92123 USA

Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors - Nippon

Nippon Chemi-Con. Products multilayer ceramic capacitors, film capacitors, metal oxide varistors, choke coils, optomechatronics and Aluminum electrolytic capacitors.



Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors - Nippon



New Technologies - Hgh capacity electric double layer capacitors and newly designed decoupling device Proadlizer. Electric Double Layer Capacitor (EDLC) or SuperCapacitor.



They have a range of Supercapacitors upto 2500F at 2.5V and Modules like 400F at 15V. There are two types Prismatic and Cylindrical. In comparison to batteries, multi-million cycles of charge-discharge is possible.



DLCAP - Electric Double Layer Capacitor - Nippon



DLCAP - Electric Double Layer Capacitor - Nippon



Another feature is the high current charge-discharge ability, useful in many Industrial and Automotive Applications. A high charge-discharge efficiency makes an output efficiency of around 95% possible. These capacitors have become an useful part of Alternative Energy Electronics and Energy Harvesting. They also have applications in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles.


Wednesday, August 11, 2010

MTS Sensors and Systems

Global supplier of mechanical testing systems and position sensors for a wide variety of markets and applications. A pioneer in precision force and motion control. World’s leading supplier of magnetostrictive-based sensor products.



MTS Sensors and Systems



Products include Linear-Position Sensors, Liquid-Level Transmitters, Mobile Equipment Sensors, Light Industrial/Commercial Sensors and more.

MTS Sensors and Systems

Double Ended Cylinder for Steering



“The sensor can be integrated a number of ways in double or single rod hydraulic steering cylinders or rack and pinions with electric assist.”



MTS Systems Corporation

Sensors Division, 3001 Sheldon Dr., Cary, N.C. 27513, USA

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Artisan Scientific - Measurement Equipment

New, Certified-Used, Pre-Owned, and Surplus Optical, Scientific, and Electronic Test and Measurement Equipment. They also have Embedded Section that include VXI/VME and Modular Computing Products.



Artisan Scientific - Measurement Equipment



Offers certified-used and pre-owned optical, scientific, and electronic test and measurement equipment at highly competitive prices. Artisan Scientific extensively tests and maintains a large and diverse inventory.



"Artisan Technology Group continually purchases recent model surplus used and new electronic test & measurement, embedded, plc, and scientific equipment."



Supported Equipment Include -



Communications Instruments, Electrical Test and Measurement, Industrial Automation, Optical Test and Measurement and many more used in Research Labs or Manufacturing Process.



Agilent - HP 5086-7906 Oscillator for 8563E



Agilent - HP 5086-7906 Oscillator for 8563E



"The Agilent / HP 8563E portable microwave spectrum analyzer offers the measurement capability and performance previously found in larger, more expensive benchtop analyzers..."



Artisan Technology Group

101 E Mercury Drive Champaign, IL 61822, USA



Updated Aug 2013




Thursday, July 8, 2010

VPC - Interface Connector products

Mass Interconnect Solutions for Automatic Test Equipment. Products include InterConnect Solutions; Contacts, Modules & Tools; Test Platforms - PXI, VXI. CASS and ARINC.



VPC - Interface Connector products



"Mass InterConnect systems act as the connector interface between test instruments and devices/units under test (D/UUT) in test applications."



i1 - One Module Solution - VPC



i1 - One Module Solution - VPC

Some Features -


  • Ideal for small connector needs

  • Single module offers up to 160 signal contacts in one connector.

  • Rugged engagement mechanism engineered for 10,000 cycles.

  • Optional EMI-shielding and earth-ground terminals protect signals and users


Virginia Panel Corporation
1400 New Hope Rd Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA





Automatic Testing Equipment - HIOKI

Used for inspecting electronic circuit boards and IC packages. These equipment are used for Pass-Fail testing of printed circuit boards and IC packaging used in a variety of electronic devices.


Automatic Testing Equipment - HIOKI


Automatic Testing Equipment - HIOKI


X-Y BOARD HiTESTER 1117 - HIOKI


Features Include



  • IVH (interstitial via hole) and through hole resistance measurement

  • High-resolution capacitance measurement of 5 aF (1 aF = 10-18F)

  • High-precision probing

  • Simple basic data acquisition

  • High-resistance short detection using capacitance measurement

  • 4-terminal resistance measurement function

  • L/C/R measurement function


From - HIOKI

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

TAMS - I/O for Automated Test Systems

Test & Measurement Systems provides the I/O building blocks to create automated test systems. Expertise in GPIB, HP-UX, SICL and BASIC, also supports the Linux operating system.

TAMS began operating in February 1992 and since then has been providing products and support to test and measurement users worldwide. ceased all normal operations on March 31, 2016.

TAMS - I/O for Automated Test Systems

TAMS - IO for Automated Test Systems

  • HP-IB (GPIB, IEEE-488) USB, PCI & LAN Interfaces
  • GPIO USB & PCI Interfaces
  • USB Power & Signal Switches
  • Microwave/RF Switch Controller
  • Frequency Synthesizer
  • PCI to VXI interface
  • MOAB Embeddable Single Board Computer
  • HPIB 1GB Hard Drive
TAMS 3011 MOAB Embeddable Single Board Computer

Based on the AMCC (IBM) 32-bit PowerPC 405GPr 400MHz RISC processor, TAMS MOAB Embeddable Single Board Computer offers an OEM platform for software development and integration into custom equipment.

Test & Measurement Systems Inc.
750 14th Street SW Loveland, CO 80537, USA.

Teradyne - Automatic Test Equipment

Leading supplier of Automatic Test Equipment. Divisions are Assembly Test, Semiconductor Test, and Vehicle Diagnostic Solutions.Teradyne - Automatic Test Equipment - Teradyne


Teradyne - Automatic Test Equipment


ATD's Products and services include: In-Circuit Board Test Systems, Functional Test Platforms, Automated X-Ray Inspection etc.


Semiconductor test solutions for developers and manufacturers of a broad range of integrated circuits, packaged separately or integrated as cells in system-on-a-chip (SOC) devices.


Seen on right is a microFLEX a Cost-efficient test solution ideal for analog, digital and mixed-signal System-on-a-Chip (SoC) and System-in-Package (SiP) device testing.

Thursday, July 1, 2010

SEFRAM France - Test Instruments

Testing Equipment for Electrical, electronical or electrotechnical field need , analogue and digital television. Unique range of test instruments and recorders of many types. subsidiary of BK Precision.


SEFRAM France - Test Instruments


DAS600SV SEFRAM portable paperless recorder


See a recorder from Sefram on right, some features are



  • 6 analogue channels

  • Universal isolated input

  • Power Analysis function

  • Frequency, thermocouple

  • 16 logical channels

  • 14-bit resolution

  • 80 GB internal hard disk

  • Interfaces : USB, Ethernet, XGA


DAS600SV SEFRAM portable paperless recorder

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Real-time distributed data acquisition - NetAcquire

Advanced network-based data acquisition and control devices. Gateway Interface between the analog, digital and the networked world. Offers an off-the-shelf solution to many distributed test, measurement, and communications applications.


Real-time distributed data acquisition - NetAcquire


Fully programmable NetAcquire AIO server a Networked Voltmeter and also emulates a wide range of virtual instruments.


Analog IO NetAcquire


"Automated Test... simultaneously generating and sampling both digital and analog, to test logic and perform high-speed time and frequency domain measurements."


Analog Input/Output


Channels: 16 analog in, 2 analog out, 16 digital in, 16 digital out, Speed: 750,000 conversions/second, Analog Resolution: 12-bit analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converters, with 16-bit resolution optional.


Analog IO - Data Display and Java - NetAcquire


"The NetAcquire Java interface is a package of Java classes that provide communications with one or more NetAcquire nodes. These classes handle all the low-level details of network input/output, flow control, and error handling. "Java Telemetry Display NetAcquire


Some Features


JavaBeans components include graphing, disk logging, scaling, and data distribution, Data acquisition and control from local network or Internet, Integrated Web server on NetAcquire server maintains applet security model

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Impress Sensors and Systems

Design and manufacture process control products. Office at Berkshire, UK. Supplier for Industrial Products from international sources. Custom design service for Instrumentation. Entire solution or System development.

Impress Sensors & Systems

High quality instrumentation products available off the shelf – from pressure transducers to hand-held calibrators, data loggers, pressure transmitters, temperature sensors, pressure switches, Pressure Transducers, Distance Sensor, Pressure Sensors and Resistance thermometer...

Microflex C - Ultrasonic level transmitter

Microflex C - Ultrasonic level transmitter

Measurement ranges in excess of 60 mtrs on Liquids or Solids. In built displays, HART versions with local or remote programming. 2, 3 or 4 wire versions for various supply voltages. Serial comms and Modbus available also.

MICROFLEX-C can be configured for either level or distance in meters, feet or a percentage of span. Empty distance and span can be entered in real values, anywhere within the instruments range.

Impress Sensors & Systems Ltd,
Regency House, 22-25 Kingsclere Park, Kingsclere, Hampshire, RG20 4SW, UK.

Monday, June 7, 2010

Fluidwell - Liquid and Fluid Process Control

A Dutch company manufacturing Liquid/Fluid Management and Process Monitors/DPM and Support Control instruments. Product range include flow computers, indicators, totalizers, transmitters and more.

Fluidwell - Liquid and Fluid Process Control

Since 1993, the display business unit has established a name in innovative and original contributions to the development of flow computers, flow rate / totalisers, batch controllers, indicators and monitoring systems.



Products Include Indicators, controllers and monitoring systems for liquid and gas flow applications as well as for level, pressure and temperature measurement

Remote monitoring of industrial processes via universal wireless solutions for process data collection.

Fluidwell bv
P.O. Box 6, 5460 AA Veghel, The Netherlands.

Friday, June 4, 2010

Sanwa Electric Test Instruments

One of the Manufacturers of Good Quality and Affordable Electrical Test Instruments from Japan. They have been manufacturing reliable test equipment for many decades. - delabs

Sanwa Electric Test Instruments

Digital Multimeter, Analog Multitester, Insulation Resistance Tester, Earth Tester, Laser Power Meter, Lux Meter, Thermo Meter, Tacho Meter, Phase Detector.

Sanwa Digital Volt Tester KP1(CAT.IV 600V)

IEC61010 CAT.IV 600V pocket size Digital Volt Meter,  AC/DC auto-identifying voltage measurement, AC measurement in True RMS. EF (Electric Field) detection

Sanwa Digital Volt Tester

History -

1941 - Sanwa Denki Keiki Seisakusho established as a company manufacturing and selling diagnostic tools, or multi-testers (circuit testers) for use in equipment repair, following the increased popularity of radio receivers. (Koganei-machi, Kitatama-gun, Tokyo)

Sanwa Electric Instrument Co., Ltd.
Dempa Bldg., 4-4 Sotokanda 2-Chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0021 Japan