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Remote sensing

G-Power Remote Sensing series are the latest and highest-powered addition to this company's sensor line. The series can support up to eight tool-mounted sensors, and also provides a rectangular head version for difficult mounting situations. The product's design eliminates slip rings, which are prone to damage and corrosion, and provides a connector-less hook-up to transmit power and signals.

Balluff Inc., 8125 Holton Dr., Florence, KY 41042; FAX (859) 727-7752;

For Information, enter 615

Temperature transmitters

656T temperature transmitters accept two thermocouple inputs, which is said to lower costs and reduce space requirements. The loop-powered units are said to accept universal thermocouple and millivolt input signal ranges, provide isolation, and output proportional 4-20 mA dc signals. The product is designed for panel shops and end-users with restricted budgets and tight space requirements.

Acromag Inc., Box 437, 30765 S. Wixom Road, Wixom, MI 48393; FAX (248) 624-9234;

For Information, enter 616

Microminiature accelerometers

6000 Series microminiature accelerometers now feature detachable cables, an inverted seismic element for mechanical isolation, and other features normally found only on standard-sized units. The product is designed for general purpose work, and is available in shear mode or case grounded designs, as well as a high temperature unit which operates at up to 500F.

Columbia Research Laboratories, 1925 Mac Dade Blvd., Woodlyn, PA 19094; FAX (610) 872-3882;

For Information, enter 617

Motion analysis cameras

MotionXtra? HG 100+ series cameras are designed for high-performance digital imaging. Similar to the company's HG line of imagers, these products use a more cost-effective sensor. The cameras are rated to a reported 100g in any axis, and are designed specifically for severe environmental conditions, such as automotive crash sled, airborne, and range operations.

Roper Scientific MASD, 11633 Sorrento Valley Rd., San Diego, CA 92121-1097; FAX (858) 792-3179;

For Information, enter 618

Control module

Pulse Sequence Processor is said to use, patent-pending method for the remote-less control of pumps, solenoids, control relays, or other industrial processes in an operator-controlled liquid dispensing application. Applications include pressure, steam, and window washer, agricultural spraying systems, fire control, painting, deicing, and applying pesticides and insecticides.

PulseCON, 5566 E. Vista Del Rio, Anaheim, CA 92807;

For Information, enter 619

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