Compact IR camera with wide temperature range

  Instrotech has announced the availability of the Optris PI camera featuring online thermal imaging systems, claiming impressive cost-to-performance ratios.   Developed to thermally determine objects and automatically detect hot or cold spots, typical applications are research and development; test stations; process automation and portable measurement tasks. The instrument covers a range of temperature measurements between […]

Sensor technology for crane safety systems

  At this year’s SPS/IPC/Drives exhibition, FSG focussed on measuring and sensor technology for crane systems which must fulfil high require-ments on precision and durability. Amongst other components, the com-pany presented live ring encoders with a spring-loaded external gear wheel that serve to detect the swing angle and speed of telescopic crane booms. The robust […]