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September 07, 2018

AutomationDirect announces PS series fork sensors

PS series fork sensor additions include harsh duty U-frame sensors for food applications, L-frame or angled fork sensors for mounting situations, and fork sensors for liquid detection.

Balluff introduces family of stainless steel fork sensors
September 07, 2018

Balluff introduces family of stainless steel fork sensors

The sensors feature normally open and normally closed outputs for integration into control systems. Multiple light sources — red light for setup or infrared light source for highly contaminated or environments with water or mist in the air — enables this sensor to be used in a multitude of applications.

NK Technologies releases AGT-FD Series ground fault sensors
August 31, 2018

NK Technologies releases AGT-FD Series ground fault sensors

The AGT's sensing window is large enough to monitor 100 amp circuits. It can also be used to measure and monitor any low-value AC circuit current by passing just one of the conductors through the sensing window.

Novotechnik introduces RFC4800 Series of touchless angle sensors with J1939 CANBus interface
June 19, 2018

Novotechnik introduces RFC4800 Series of touchless angle sensors with J1939 CANBus interface

Features include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. RFC4800 Series has a resolution of 14-bits across 360°, repeatability of 0.36° and independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale.

January 17, 2018

ams announces AS7265X 18-channel multispectral sensor solution

The AS7265x chipset consists of 3 6-channel sensor devices, each 4.5 x 4.4 x 2.5mm, in land-grid array packages with integrated apertures. The master-slave-slave architecture appears as a single logical device.

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ISRA VISION introduces IntelliPICK3D sensor system
January 12, 2018

ISRA VISION introduces IntelliPICK3D sensor system

All IntelliPICK3D sensors are pre-calibrated, come with an additional automated calibration of both sensor and robot as well as a menu designed to shortenset up times to just a few hours.

Hardy announces HI 6600 modual sensor systems for PROFIBUS-DP
August 11, 2017

Hardy announces HI 6600 modual sensor systems for PROFIBUS-DP

The HI 6600 series is designed to support weighing applications in process and packaging such as inventory management, blending, filling and checking.

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Servo2Go introdcues Netzer Precision Motion Sensors
July 24, 2017

Servo2Go introdcues Netzer Precision Motion Sensors

Netzer’s Rotary Electric Encoders are designed to provide accurate, absolute position with miniature to wide diameter hollow shaft. Available with Analog Sin/Cos, Digital SSi, Digital AqB+I outputs, these rotary encoders feature up to 20 Bit Resolution (with 12 bit A/D) and accuracy to <0.01 .

Alliance Sensors Group introduces SS-7 series of linear variable inductive transducers (LVIT)
May 12, 2017

Alliance Sensors Group introduces SS-7 series of linear variable inductive transducers (LVIT)

The SS-7 is designed to be embedded into a hydraulic cylinder and utilizes the gun-drilled piston rod as a target, sensing it’s position with-out the need for a magnet.

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SignalFire introduces Hatch Watchdog tank hatch monitoring sensor
March 30, 2017

SignalFire introduces Hatch Watchdog tank hatch monitoring sensor

The Hatch Watchdog is a wireless thief hatch sensor that monitors the status of tank hatches to mitigate environmental and safety risks associated with accidental emissions.

Turck introduces IO-Link capable Uprox3 sensors
March 29, 2017

Turck introduces IO-Link capable Uprox3 sensors

Turck is initially offering four variants of Uprox3 IO-Link: an M12, M18 and M30 barrel style, all in a chrome brass housing, as well as PTFE-coated variants for welding applications.

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DWFritz Automation releases Automated Seal Inspection system
December 08, 2016

DWFritz Automation releases Automated Seal Inspection system

The Automated Seal Inspection system (ASI) verifies the integrity of sterile package seals while simultaneously reducing manual inspection costs. ASI is designed to detect hair, foreign particles, voids, weaknesses, and other defects.

Novotechnik introduces RFC4800 series of angle sensors
December 05, 2016

Novotechnik introduces RFC4800 series of angle sensors

Features include programmable zero point offset, measurement averaging and sign of rotational direction. RFC4800 Series has a resolution of 14-bits across 360°, repeatability of 0.36° and independent linearity of ±0.5% of full scale.

Teledyne DALSA introduces Go-Scan 1510 HR and 1510 XR
October 19, 2016

Teledyne DALSA introduces Go-Scan 1510 HR and 1510 XR

The Go-Scan systems are designed for industrial X-ray inspection and non-destructive testing applications in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Shipbuilding, Aerospace, Defense and other related industries.

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Novotechnik introduces RMB 3600 series of angle sensors
October 03, 2016

Novotechnik introduces RMB 3600 series of angle sensors

RMB 3600 Series sensors are EGMR (enhanced giant magnetic resistance) devices that count turns even when power is removed and retain the turn count and angle information for years without power.

ISRA announces SCREENSCAN-RD glass inspection sensor
August 09, 2016

ISRA announces SCREENSCAN-RD glass inspection sensor

SCREENSCAN-RD is a solution that offers an objective and quantifiable assessment of the aesthetic characteristics of automotive glass.

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August 04, 2016

ISRA Vision announces Car Paint sensing solution with PAINTSCAN

The robot-guided sensor inspects the paint surface of vehicles even in motion. Users can measure topographical defects in three dimensions and gain comprehensive information that enables them to systematically optimize production.

iwis introduces Chain Condition Monitoring system
July 06, 2016

iwis introduces Chain Condition Monitoring system

The CCM system for continuous chain monitoring measures the wear elongation of chains in operation and warns the maintenance staff in time if the chain needs to be replaced.

Robot-Guided Defect Detection on Reflecting Surfaces
June 29, 2016

Robot-Guided Defect Detection on Reflecting Surfaces

reflectCONTROL Automation is designed specifically to meet the high quality requirements in production and reliably detects smallest defects on shiny surfaces. reflectCONTROL Automation is used for high speed inspection of shiny and painted parts, e.g. car attachments. The sensor is mounted on a robot and is therefore also able to inspect parts with complex geometries.

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ASM Sensors introduces POSIROT PRAS6 analog angle sensor
June 07, 2016

ASM Sensors introduces POSIROT PRAS6 analog angle sensor

The POSIROT PRAS6 sensor measures angular displacement and position of rotating objects from 0-360° using magnetic “Hall Technology“.

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