Sensors & Sensing Systems

New IO-Link level controllers from EGE

EGE supplies its new MFN level controllers with guided microwave and IO-Link interface with coaxial, single, or double probes … EGE introduces a new generation of level controllers with guided microwave: the MFN series sensors feature an IO-Link interface and thereby enable continuous access of…

🕘 10/02/2020 » Sponsored content

6-Axis Force/Moment Sensor from Kistler is precise and versatile

The new piezoelectric 6-component force/moment link, Type 9306A, from Kistler Instruments is equally suited to measuring the forces acting on electric hand tools, rocket engine test benches or robotics. This new sensor delivers precise and direct measurements of three forces and three moments…

🕘 04/02/2020

First decentralised IP66 frequency inverter with IO-Link launched by Lenze

Lenze is pleased to announce the latest addition to its i500 inverter range. The i550 protec has been designed for decentralised drive tasks and comes with IP66 protection class, IO-Link connectivity and a power range of up to 75kW. It is the first of its kind to offer this level of communication…

🕘 28/01/2020

Piezoceramics provide precision and reliability to medical technologies

Piezoceramic materials are commonly used in actuation and sensing applications across a variety of markets and are key to some of the leading-edge technologies now used in the medical sector. From laboratory diagnostics and microdosing to ultrasonicsand even tartar removal from teeth, medical…

🕘 21/01/2020

SICK’s LMS4000: “Most Powerful and Accurate 2D LiDAR Sensor Yet”

With its LMS4000, SICK has developed its most powerful and accurate 2D LiDAR sensor to date for materials handling and intralogistics applications, even at high speeds, in low ambient light or when goods, packages or parcels are matt black or glossy. The SICK LMS4000 2D LiDAR Sensor’s…

🕘 03/12/2019

FLIR launches industry-first deep learning-enabled machine vision camera: Firefly DL

FLIR Firefly Deep Learning Machine Vision Camera for original equipment manufacturers, engineers and makers is now available for purchase. FLIR Systems announces the launch of the FLIR Firefly DL, the industry’s first deep learning, inference-enabled machine vision camera with FLIR Neuro…

🕘 25/10/2019

Cabinet monitoring solutions to cut inspection time

Flir has introduced a combination of measures to cut inspection time of energised electrical equipment. The AX8 thermal sensor allows the continuous monitoring of critical electrical infrastructure and the Flir IRW Windows provide an easy and affordable option that reduce the cost and time…

🕘 30/07/2019

SICK’s 2D quality inspection Smart SensorApp is ever-present

SICK has launched Presence Inspection, a freely-downloadable, easy to set-up SensorApp for its Inspector P family of programmable 2D vision cameras. The addition extends the performance and versatility of SICK’s 2D offering for presence/absence quality inspection, validation and process…

🕘 26/07/2019

SICK Reflex array sensors are on the leading edge

SICK has unveiled its next-generation family of smart photoelectric 2D light array sensors, the RAY10 and RAY26, to detect even the most difficult-to-see objects moving on high-speed conveyors. The SICK RAY10 and RAY26 Reflex Array Sensors create a wide 2D light band to reliably detect the leading…

🕘 25/07/2019

Flir launches Brickstream people counting sensor with employee filtering solution

Flir Systems has announced the latest generation of the Flir Brickstream 3D Gen 2 people counting sensor. This new version includes a unique employee filtering feature designed to provide retail and shopping businesses with more accurate customer traffic data and sales conversion metrics. The…

🕘 19/07/2019