FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Designing the Industrial Internet of Things
By Brian Phillippi
By making machines smarter through local processing and communication, the IIoT could solve problems in ways that were...
What's LVIT Technology And What's So Good About It?
By Edward E. Herceg, Alliance Sensors Group
Linear Variable Inductance Transducers (LVITs) offer the performance of contactless sensors...
Capacitive Encoders Deliver Durability and Precision
By Stephen Mraz
Capacitive encoders excel at reliability and output accuracy, and also bring benefits in mounting, inventory, ppr...
Shorter Stroke Lengths Make LVDT Sensors Ideal for Hydraulic Cylinder Applications
By Jean Carl, Macro Sensors
With improved stroke to length ratio (now up to 80%), the LVDT Linear Position Sensor becomes a viable position...
NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
- Balluff donates sensors to Cincinnati State
- Photonic Sensors Market Expected to Reach $15.2 Billion by 2020
- I/O modules performed better than control systems in 2013
- PR electronics opens office in Belgium
- Acromag to supply I/O to the Navy
- Bourns Acquires Komatsulite Mfg in Japan
- Micro-Epsilon lands on the comet
- Secomea SiteManage is security certified by ProtectEM
- POSITAL becomes global Rockwell Encompass partner
- Cyber Sciences obtains CE and RCM Marks for event recorders
- POSITAL-FRABA becomes Rockwell Encompass Partner
- Emerson acquires Paine Electronics
PRODUCT NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Alliance Sensors announces SS-7 LVIT Inductive Linear Sensors
SS-7 can be submerged to a depth of 12,000 ft or installed in a PBOF (pressure balanced oil filled) chamber to provide position feedback on Blow...
Pittman Motors introduces E30C and E30D optical incremental encoders
The E30C and E30D are 5V, 2 and 3 channel optical encoders and available in 64 different configurations.
Artila Releases RIO-2010PG Programmable Remote I/O Module
RIO-2010PG has one 10/100 MHz Ethernet port, one RS-232, one isolated RS-485, eight channels of relay, 16 digital inputs and one 1-wire interface...
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RESOURCESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Encoder configurator supplies a configured data sheet
Comprehensive catalog completely covers current measurement
Dataforth published two revised and updated MAQ20 Industrial Data Acquisition & Control documents: a 4-page brochure and the 32-page 2015 Product...
WHITE PAPERSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
By Teledyne Dalsa
Line scan technology is ideally suited to applications in which large, high-resolution, or high-speed image capture is needed,...
By Cindy Hollenbeck, SoftPLC
SDI-12 stands for serial data interface at 1200 baud. It is a standard communications protocol to interface...
By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...
CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Curtis Assemble & Test installed a non-contact confocal chromatic sensor from Micro-Epsilon on an automated assembly and test machine that checks...
German detergent manufacturer Henkel replaced its old data recorders with 10 Delphin measurement data acquisition systems.
OpTek Systems has installed non-contact confocal chromatic sensors from Micro-Epsilon on a number of its laser processing machines to measure the...
EVENTSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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The exhibition area will cover more that 10000 square meters, attracted more than 30000 professional audience, 105 visiting group, and connect Tianjin with China, China with the world together in the field of industrial automation.
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TRAININGin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed. Local subject matter experts will serve as the instructors.