FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
New Rockwell Automation Products from Automation Fair 2015
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The event was described as a showcase of the latest advances in manufacturing and industrial automation enabled by the...
Should I Specify an AC- or DC-operated LVDT Linear Position Sensor For My Application?
By Mike Marciante, TE Sensor Solutions
Applications often dictate the choice of an AC- or DC-operated LVDT. Here are some examples
True Cost of Ownership for Linear Position Sensors, Part 2
By Harold G. Schaevitz, Alliance Sensors Group
This second article examines the strengths and weaknesses of these technologies,...
Infrared measurement for plastics applications
South African Instrumentation and Control
Infrared-based sensing solutions are useful for measuring temperature under circumstances in which...
NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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PRODUCT NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Red Lion releases E3 I/O Platform
E3 I/O platform is a set of 17 high-density I/O modules with hardened metal enclosures and communication options.
Novotechnik introduces tough P2500-M angle sensor
P2500-M features anodized aluminum housing with a stainless steel shaft for enhanced corrosion protection with salt and spray resistance.
Balluff introduces network I/O Weldblocks
Weldblock network I/O blocks are optimized for extremely noisy electrical environments, such as welding.
MEDIAin Sensors & Industrial I/O
RESOURCESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The 4-page document provides an overview of the MAQ20 ndustrial data acquisition and control system and all current MAQ20 modules.
Free app provides information about Phoenix Contact’s products.
Simatic Migration Services help companies migrate to the latest Simatic technologies.
WHITE PAPERSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
This paper summarizes the results of on-going environmental stress reliability testing of FUTEK sensors through various temperature and loading...
By by Jens Kautzor, Hoffmann + Krippner
White paper covers the various types of potentiometers, development history, various components and...
By Gary Prentice, Moore Industries
White paper shows how to select the best sensor for a particular application and ways to improve the accuracy...
CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Blayson Olefines uses the laser sensor to measure the distortion and contraction of wax materials used in investment casting.
At Mitsubishi HiTec Paper Europe in Bielefeld, Germany, 26 FAG SmartCheck systems from Schaeffler monitor fans for any signs of abnormal vibration.
The best-surviving copy of the Magna Carta, currently on exhibition in Britain’s Salisbury Cathedral to commemorate the document’s 800-year...
EVENTSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
With the leading trade fairs taking place in parallel, HANNOVER MESSE covers a wider range of themes and exhibits than any other event – R&D, industrial automation and IT, industrial supply, production engineering and services, as well as energy and environmental technology. in 2016, the USA is making its debut as the Partner Country at the world’s largest industrial technology event.
HUG has a long tradition of customer led knowledge. Learn how your industry peers solve similar problems, attend valuable and relevant training courses and network with colleagues and leading experts. Join us for roundtables on topics such as migration, cyber security, alarm management, and more. You’ll have many opportunities to gain knowledge. As part of your registration, you can attend...
Sensors Expo & Conference is the only industry event in North America exclusively focused on sensors and sensor-integrated systems
TRAININGin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Covers Microphone/acoustic fundamentals, Sound metrics, measurement, and frequency determination.