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Dangers of Chop-Shop Electronics

In electronics industry often clever counterfeiters sell old components as new, threatening both military and commercial systems On 17 August 2011, Boeing warned the U.S. Navy that an ice-detection module in the P-8A Poseidon, a new reconnaissance aircraft, contained a…

Instruments that simulate the irradiance and spectral output of our own Sun in order to test photovoltaic solar cells in indoor environments. A solar simulator allows us to test solar systems independent from current weather conditions and time of day.…
The Evolutions of Metal Detection Sensing

For years, standard proximity sensors have been used in applications requiring metal detection, ranging from packaging and material handling to agriculture and oil & gas. Engineered as an early solution to achieve consistent metal detection, standard proximity sensors were widely…
Applying Sensors and Cordsets in Welding Environments

How often are sensors replaced in resistance welding applications? Imagine several sensors on several machines, all with a different degree of exposure to welding operations. This could be anywhere from a few sensors to a few hundred, depending on the…
How to Select the Right Positioning Sensor Solution

Today‚Äôs machinery and equipment are continuously evolving, designed to enhance efficiency and built to withstand harsher conditions. Therefore, to accommodate performance and reliability demands, manufacturers need to implement positioning sensor solutions that can provide continuous operation and the highest level…