Multi-talent for engine development

Magnetoresistive (xMR) sensors are not only commonly used in road vehicles, for example, in wheel speed or steering angle sensors, but are also playing an increasingly important role in the development of vehicles. The inherent precision and flexibility of the magnetoresistive measurement principle opens up new applications for engine test bench measurement and condition monitoring Read more about Multi-talent for engine development[…]

Avoid animal testing – MAT and rFC as persuasive alternatives

Already at the end of the 19th century it became known that injections can cause severe fever in patients. Substances causing this kind of reactions are called pyrogens, which have been analyzed over the following decades very intensely. A first animal (rabbit) test was developed using the fact that rabbits do also develop a fever Read more about Avoid animal testing – MAT and rFC as persuasive alternatives[…]

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. The world-wide supplier of linear, rotary, tilt and intrinsically safe position sensors becomes the fifth member of the expanding Variohm Group; joining Variohm EuroSensor – sensor and transducer supplier and manufacturer along with Herga Technology for switching and sensing Read more about Variohm Group expands with the acquisition of displacement sensor specialist Positek[…]

Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances

For over ten years, SCHNEEBERGER has been developing compact, integrated distance measuring systems for its MONORAIL guideways and today, sets the standard in terms of accuracy, design, installation, adjustment, operation and maintenance. A variety of interfaces to all major control systems, depending on the AMS version, are available. For example, the new AMSABS absolute measuring Read more about Integrated measuring system guarantees exact travel distances[…]

MDR – an overview

. Introduction The MDR (Medical Device Regulation) is currently a hot topic and is keeping manufacturers of medical products and their suppliers on their toes. There are many different reasons for this. On one hand, the timeline laid out by the EU is extremely ambitious and, on the other, it is not yet clear how Read more about MDR – an overview[…]

Exact Measurements in Hygienically Demanding Environments

Measuring technology for testing the electrical safety in sterile or hygienically sensitive areas – ranging from hospitals, laboratories, or medical practices to production facilities in the pharmaceutical or food sector – are subject to particularly strict regulations. For such environments, measuring technology expert Gossen Metrawatt has developed SECULIFE HIT AM, a digital TRMS multimeter featuring Read more about Exact Measurements in Hygienically Demanding Environments[…]

ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles

Since it was founded over 75 years ago, ODU has really made a name for itself as a specialist provider of connection solutions. International production sites, sales all over the world, and a constant thirst for innovation are what set the company apart. ODU has a lot to offer in terms of product management as Read more about ODU-MAC® PUSH-LOCK – handy hybrid connector for over 5,000 mating cycles[…]

HERMETIC SEALING – New ODU MINI-SNAP® receptacles

The innovative, hermetic receptacles of the ODU MINI-SNAP® series L set new standards for electrical interfaces of industrial, medical and test and measurement applications with the highest levels of sealing requirements. Between different quality levels of hermetic sealing are distinguished: i. a. fine, high and ultra-high vacuums. Utilizing the method of glass potting (tested helium Read more about HERMETIC SEALING – New ODU MINI-SNAP® receptacles[…]

ODU connector portfolio, new releases and customized solutions on display at ATE, Hall 10, Booth 1258

ODU combines experience and knowhow with future-forward technologies. At the Automotive Testing Expo in Stuttgart, the specialist for electrical connector technology will be showcasing the company’s newly extended product portfolio. Each of these new solutions was created as a logical extension of the existing portfolio, with the latest market and customer requirements in mind. In Read more about ODU connector portfolio, new releases and customized solutions on display at ATE, Hall 10, Booth 1258[…]

DUAGON-MEN-GROUP integrates OEM Technology Solutions Australia

Further strengthening of the leading provider of solutions for communication, control and computing for railway vehicles Potential to accelerate growth due to complementary product range, expanded software and electronics expertise, as well as a global sales organization OEM Technology Solutions, based in Sydney, Australia, will become part of the DUAGON-MEN-GROUP. The merger of the companies Read more about DUAGON-MEN-GROUP integrates OEM Technology Solutions Australia[…]