Topic: Predictive Maintenance

Vibration Sensor from Meggitt Sensing Systems

Meggitt Sensing Systems, Germantown, MD, has added the Model 993B-7-M12 to its Wilcoxon Research 3-axis series of vibration sensors for permanent and handheld vibration monitoring applications.

Wireless Vibration Monitoring System from IMI Sensors

The Echo wireless vibration monitoring system from IMI Sensors Div., PCB Piezotronics Inc., Depew, NY, uses extended-range RF (ERRF) technology to transmit long distances in typical plant environments, with 0.75 mW ERP in the 900 MHz band, and without interfering with other wireless communications.

Machine Vision Thermal Imaging Camera from FLIR

The A35 from FLIR Systems Inc., Portland, OR, is a 4.2 by 1.6 by 1.7 in. stabilized, nonradiometric, long-wave IR thermal imaging camera designed to fit into tight spaces for machine vision applications.

Motor Run-time Data Logger from Onset

The HOBO UX90 from Onset Computer Corp., Bourne, MA, is a matchbox-sized data logger with an LCD that monitors run times of motors, pumps, compressors, and other equipment.

Vibration Meter from Davis Instruments

The Fluke 805 vibration meter from Davis Instruments, Vernon Hills, IL, is a handheld scanning meter that can be used by frontline mechanical troubleshooting teams who need repeatable, severity-scaled readings of overall vibration and bearing condition.

Portable X-Ray Detectors from GE

The DXR250C-W and DXR250U-W from GE Measurement & Control, Lewiston, PA, are portable X-ray detectors that can be wirelessly connected or tethered to a laptop.

Thermal Camera Software from LumaSense

LumaSpec R/T software from LumaSense Technologies Inc., Santa Clara, CA, lets you improve industrial processes by tightly integrating thermal imaging cameras with a range of temperature and gas sensing technologies.

Wireless Vibration Monitoring System from IMI Sensors

The Echo wireless vibration monitoring system from IMI Sensors, PCB Piezotronics Inc., Depew, NY, uses wireless sensors to transmit overall vibration levels, scaled in acceleration and vibration, as well as crest factor.

Portable Vibration Analyzer from GE

The Bently Nevada SCOUT portable vibration monitoring and analysis instrument from GE Measurement and Control, Minden, NV, acts as a data collector, analyzer, and balancer for use in the oil, gas, and power-generation industries.