Measurement, quality control and test
Instruments and devices used by engineers to determine the scope, quantity or extent of a particular item; to assess that it meets certain criteria; or investigate whether it is in proper working order. Includes environmental testing, vision, sound and vibration testing, position and proximity testing, force strain and speed testing, electrical testing, non-destructive testing and metrology systems.
Product & Service Resources
Fischer Instrumentation | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Fischer is set to present a range of new ideas and products at this year’s Advanced Engineering show and is encouraging visitors to bring along their samples.
Labfacility | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
BRAMMER stocks more than 340 Labfacility products at its Wolverhampton facility available for immediate despatch.
OMICRON electronics | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
As conventional methods have limitations, OMICRON has developed a new way of testing CTs. This led to the development of the CT Analyzer.
Micro-Epsilon | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
The true analogue optoNCDT 1610/1630 from Micro-Epsilon is suitable for high-speed measurements such as vibration amplitude, impact and drop tests.
Sherborne Sensors | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
The use of sophisticated sensors in the rail industry to enable and enhance the performance, safety, economy and efficiency of modern passenger and freight operations is commonplace. As this article in the ‘Mike Might Know’ series from Sherborne Sensors explains, sensors used in the rail industry must be able to reliably perform in very harsh and aggressive environments while experiencing extremes in temperature, vibration, shock and electrical disturbance.
Kistler Instruments | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Kistler Instruments has added a new accelerometer to its PiezoStar range. The new model offers 1,000g triaxial capability with integrated signal conditioning and has wide and flat frequency response, making it particularly suitable for use in the modal and durability testing of automotive, aviation and aerospace structures at high temperatures.
Sensonics | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
The low-cost MO9603 thrust (axial position) monitor module from Sensonics is designed to accept inputs from eddy-current probe and driver systems.
Megger | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Megger has introduced a kit comprising the MFT1720 multifunction installation tester partnered with a TPT320 two-pole tester to make it even easier for contractors to test domestic and commercial electrical installations safely and efficiently.
Flir Systems — Thermography | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Firefighters in Kalmthout, a village north of Antwerp in Belgium, are using a FLIR K50 thermal-imaging camera in its work protecting Kalmthout Heath, an 8,000-hectare site that is home to many species of flora and fauna and becomes particularly susceptive to fires in the hot and dry summer.
Endress+Hauser | Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Endress+Hauser’s new Liquiphant range uses the vibronic principle to ensure safe and reliable point level detection. Both the Liquiphant FTL31, for utilities and industrial applications, and the FTL33, for use in the food and beverage industry, are easy to select and install.
Fluke (UK) — Industrial Tools video article
Fluke, established in 1948, is an international business providing professional electronic test tools for a wide range of applications.
DSP Robotics video article
Matlock , UK
DSP Robotics are the manufacturers of the ‘Flowstone’ computer programming language for engineering and education.