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Scale Accuracies

08/25/2016 by Anonymous Poster
I have 2 weight scales (one electronic strain gauge scale and one a spring scale) each rated at accurate to +/- 2% of FS weight and both have the same...
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Last comment 08/27/2016 by lyn

Analog Voltage To Current Conversion

08/10/2016 by hdiddee
Typically in the industry we require analog voltage 0 - 333 mv to be converted to analog current 0-1 amps . The frequency is 50 / 60 Hz. Is there a ci...
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Last comment 08/15/2016 by bigg

Thermocouple Measurement

08/08/2016 by Anonymous Poster
We do have k type thermocouple on our boiler while measuring on the thermocouple directly we get around 480 F on the multimeter . Upon conecting on 3...
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Last comment 08/10/2016 by Bricktop

FAT for Instrumentation Cables (500V)

08/07/2016 by Usman Nazar Rathore
Friends, Is this statement correct "For factory inspection & Test Plan of Instrumentation cables as per IEC 60502-1" because as per my understand...
Pathfinder Tags: cable cables Factory Acceptance Test for cables FAT for cables I&C Cable
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Last comment 08/07/2016 by Crabtree
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Sensors & Switches

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Nine-axis Motion Sensor Meets Wearable Device Challenge

08/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A manufacturer of microelectromechanical system (MEMS)-based sensors has introduced what it characterizes as the industry's smallest nine-axis MEMS-ba...
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Inductive Switch Challenges Capacitive, Magnetic, Electro-mechanical Rivals

07/28/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Electro-mechanical, capacitive, and magnetic sensing techniques may come to mind for detecting a door closure or opening, a button press, or linear or...
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Last comment 07/29/2016 by Phys
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Scientific Instruments

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Webb Telescope Passes Cryo Tests, Now "Optically Complete"

08/18/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope has passed yet another barrage of tests, bringing it closer to its scheduled launch in October 2018. The latest roun...
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High Voltage Power for Mass Spectrometry

07/26/2016 by SavvyExacta
In mass spectrometry, high-accuracy, high-resolution sample analysis correlates closely with high-performance high voltage. High voltage not only play...
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Last comment 07/27/2016 by energyconversion
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Electronic Test Equipment Blog

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AXIe Gains Over Its Competition

08/05/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Modular instrumentation began to eclipse rack-and-stack solutions with the introduction of VXI as IEEE 1155 in 1993. The current leader — PXI &m...
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Getting Great Oscilloscope Results

03/01/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Conventional wisdom states that every test engineer knows how to attach a couple of probes to an oscilloscope to generate good measurements from whic...
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Quality Control

120 blog entries, 955 comments (1 Viewing)

Lean Manufacturing Must Remain Flexible

07/24/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Demand for electronic products — from car infotainment systems to the smartphones that have become a lifeline to the world — has exploded,...
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Last comment 07/26/2016 by Mikerho

Robots That Speak Begin to Understand

06/01/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
"For your convenience, I have been programmed to respond to the name 'Robbie'." So began the relationship between a spaceship captain from Earth and...
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Last comment 06/10/2016 by Phys
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Test & Measurement

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Edison's Light Bulb Lives On

04/11/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
To reduce energy consumption, and despite the chagrin of many consumers, countries around the world have severely limited or outright banned the manu...
Views: 381, Comments: 7
Last comment 04/15/2016 by rsalaskar

What's a Hygrometer?

03/25/2016 by SavvyExacta
The right humidity level can make or break manufacturing, testing, and other industrial processes. But what is humidity, and how is it monitored? A...
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