FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
10 Things You Need to Know About Precision Displacement Measurement
Chris Jones, Managing Director at Micro-Epsilon UK, outlines the 10 most important factors to consider before purchasing a non-contact displacement...
Red vs Blue Lasers: A Comparison of Triangulation Sensors
By Chris Jones, Micro-Epsilon UK
Although red laser triangulation displacement sensors have been in use for more than 20 years, blue laser...
How the Digital Dossier Translates to Dollars
By Manuel Terranova, Peaxy Inc.
One critical business imperative of this decade is making good use of data assets. A comprehensive digital...
President Obama Immersed in Manufacturing Innovation at Hannover Fair 2016
By Bill Lydon, Editor
As the highest-level attendees of Hannover Fair 2016, President Obama and Chancellor Merkel did the traditional tour of...
NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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PRODUCT NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
AutomationDirect announces 8mm, 12mm, 18mm M-Series DC proximity sensors
With 10 models available, the magnetic sensors feature stainless steel shielded housings, are offered as NPN or PNP models with normally-open or...
Alliance Sensors Group introduces LR-19 position sensors with LVIT technology
The LR-19 is designed for factory automation and a variety of industrial or commercial applications such as motor sport vehicles, automotive...
Acromag introduces APA7-200 series FPGA for AcroPACK I/O platform
Designed for COTS applications, the AcroPacks are ROHS compliant and ideal for scientific development labs, military and aerospace applications,...
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RESOURCESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
This book deals with the past, present, and future of flow, sensors, and measurement. It is called The Tao of Measurement because, like the Tao...
This one-of-its-kind book offers a self-study course addressing all the facets of sensor applications including a sensors application guide. This...
By D. A. Coggan
The book provides a wide range of topics including Internet communications, industrial communications network hardware and...
WHITE PAPERSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The DL-300 series are ICP DAS USA’s product line that accurately measures and log concentration data of carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon monoxide...
By Omega Engineering
Various load cell types are preferred, relative to the needs of the operational environment. This paper discusses what is the...
This paper summarizes the results of on-going environmental stress reliability testing of FUTEK sensors through various temperature and loading...
CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The project involved implementing a SCADA remote control system to connect railway stations, sectioning facilities and substations on the...
Foxconn, a component manufacturer, searched for a precision measurement tool for their production. They turned to Microscan Visionscape to help.
Photowatt uses Keyence’s LK-G displacement sensor for high-precision detection of wafer thicknesses. A wafer is a thin slice of semiconductor...
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