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Variohm Group expands with the acquisition of displacement sensor specialist Positek
Gloucester-based Positek Limited - the leading sensor manufacturer has recently been acquired by The Variohm Group.
Ixthus Instrumentation at RAILTEX 2019
Ixthus Instrumentation at RAILTEX 2019 - Stand L86 14th - 16th May 2019, NEC – Birmingham UK
Plant machinery health monitoring made easy
Plant machinery health monitoring made easy: Metrix’s new proximity sensor shaft calibration tool works with unknown target materials
New 2D laser scanner offers application flexibility
Riftek launch high speed laser scanners for a wide range of precision linear measurement tasks
Compact tension and compression load cell suits robot tool integration
Compact tension and compression load cell suits robot tool integration: burster’s 8427 load cell available from Ixthus Instrumentation
Hardy Shaker HI 803 and 813 vibration reference sources on last time buy offer.
Ixthus Instrumentation announce Hardy Shaker HI 803 and 813 vibration reference sources on last time buy offer.
How-To videos for sensor measurement amplifiers and force/displacement controllers
Burster, the German measurement technology specialist represented in the UK by Ixthus Instrumentation, has released a series of instructional videos that show configuration and application examples for its DIGIFORCE® 9311 force and displacement controller and the 9250/51 series transducer amplifier and bus controller.
RIFTEK launches ultra-compact high specification laser sensor with fast sampling rate
A new matchbox-sized 2D laser triangulation sensor from RIFTEK, represented in the UK by Ixthus Instrumentation Ltd, combines a choice of red or blue laser sources with a power output of 0.95 mW for measurement ranges up to 500 mm and linearity to 0.05% of range.
Bursters 9250/9251 instrumentation amplifiers
Recently announced by Burster, the German sensor and measurement solutions specialist, and available in the UK from Ixthus Instrumentation the new 9250 and 9251 series amplifier module and bus controller bring new levels of flexibility to sensor data acquisition.
Developments for 2D laser measurement
Riftek launch automated software for robotic weld seam tracking and measurement
Vibration sensor performance monitoring
New Hardy Shaker vibration reference sources available from Ixthus Instrumentation
High precision linear measurement for volume applications
High precision linear measurement for volume applications: Kaman’s OEM 2306 series eddy current linear displacement instrument is available from Ixthus Instrumentation
Ixthus Instrumentation at RAILTEX 2017 - Stand Q55
RIFTEK’s laser-based rail measurement instruments for wheel diameter, profile, back-to-back and more - available from Ixthus Instrumentation
RIFTEK’S laser triangulation sensor measures cylinder thickness and diameter
RIFTEK, represented exclusively in the UK & Ireland by Ixthus Instrumentation, recently designed and supplied a customised scanning system that automatically measures and records geometric parameters for welded cylindrical laminated foil tubes.
Acal plc Acquires Variohm Holdings
Acal plc Acquires Variohm Holdings
Burster subminiature load cells suit force measurement for delicate precision mechanics
• Small size and lightweight load cells for compression and tension force measurement
• Now with lower full-range options to 0 – 20 N
RIFTEK’S new binocular triangulation laser sensor solves down-hole debris detection problem
RIFTEK, represented exclusively in the UK & Ireland by Ixthus Instrumentation, has developed a new binocular laser triangulation based inspection system that solves the problem of detecting debris in machined grooves in small diameter internal holes.
Ixthus distribution partner wins NASA award
Ixthus distribution partner wins NASA award: Strainsert’s engineering staff earn award for NASA capsule parachute customised force sensor
Rifteks new IDK Compact wheel diameter measurement gauge
RIFTEK, represented exclusively in the UK & Ireland by Ixthus Instrumentation, has expanded its range of specialist laser triangulation wheel measurement gauges for the rail and tram industries with a new model that is designed to address the problem of restricted space for device placement.
New Metrix Datawatch IX monitor/recorder for industrial condition monitoring now available
The recently announced Datawatch IX monitor/recorder from Metrix Instrument Co., the USA-based condition monitoring systems specialist is available in the UK from Ixthus Instrumentation Ltd.