Technical Articles

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OMEGA Engineering, Inc.


OMEGA Engineering, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Monitoring relative humidity in a lab can be challenging. Choose the most simple and powerful way by using wireless transmitters.... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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Top 5 conditions and substances your air quality system should be monitoring.... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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Ambient air contains life supporting oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and chemicals that can harm you and your employees.... (View Full Article)
(Sensing and Measurement Instruments)
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If you are involved in HVAC installation or maintenance, or if you work with air flow in an industrial process, lab, or research facility, then you will want to know about the new FMA1000 Air... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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This article from OMEGA Engineering discusses the temperature sensors employed in manufacturing and temperature recording, including why and how frequently sensors need calibrating. Calibration... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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The most sophisticated industrial equipment will not be very useful unless it is calibrated. Through calibration, adjustments made to a piece of equipment ensure that it performs as expected-that it... (View Full Article)
(Data Acquisition Products)
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A data/chart recorder is an electronic instrument that keeps track of various measurements required in industrial and laboratory environments. Broadly speaking, it is used to record: - process... (View Full Article)
(Flow Sensing)
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Ultrasonic flow meters are non-intrusive devices that use acoustic vibrations to measure the flow rate of liquid. There are two types, Doppler and transit time. Both are designed to clamp onto the... (View Full Article)
(Signal Converting)
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The Automation industry uses a wide range of control cabinets on the factory floor. Process parameters being monitored and controlled frequently require signal conversion and/or isolation before being... (View Full Article)
(Temperature Sensing)
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One of the most effective methods of making non-contact high temperature measurements in industrial applications is with a fiber optic infrared probe. These devices typically consist of a lens probe... (View Full Article)
(Flow Sensing)
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In 1842, Christian Doppler discovered that a stationary observer perceives a sound to have shorter wavelengths as its source approaches, longer wavelengths as its source recedes. The Doppler effect... (View Full Article)
(Force Sensing)
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Each installation is unique; consult a structural engineer when in need of very high accuracy, long-term stability, custom applications and specifications, and when using varied R&D environments. In... (View Full Article)
(Sensing and Measurement Instruments)
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If you're ready to measure pH with a wireless device then this informative article is for you. This article discusses the 3 must-have features in a portable data logger for pH measurement.... (View Full Article)
(Temperature Sensing)
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LSST design team wanted to use a custom thermal control system installed on the back surface of the mirror to maintain a uniform temperature throughout the structure at all times. Precision... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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The UV1000 Universal Verbalizer from Omega Engineering provides an entirely new way for engineers, technicians, and operators to monitor measurement and control information on the plant floor or in... (View Full Article)
(RF, Microwave, and Wireless Components)
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Handheld infrared thermometers are very popular for making on the spot non-contact temperature measurements with little or no setup. These devices are completely self-contained and require no... (View Full Article)
(Process Controllers)
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Proportional integral derivative (PID) control is a well established way of driving a system towards a target position or level. It's practically ubiquitous as a means of controlling temperature, and... (View Full Article)
(Wire and Cable)
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At a manufacturing plant outside Philadelphia one hot day last summer, HVAC installers were preparing to measure the cool fruits of their labor. They inserted a thermocouple probe into a gleaming new... (View Full Article)
(Networking Equipment)
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Remote monitoring is ideal for applications in dangerous or harsh environments where conditions are relatively safe. In this article you will learn the pros and cons of remote monitoring.... (View Full Article)
(Environmental Test Equipment)
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Monitoring temperature and relative humidity conditions in a server room is essential to maintaining the operating efficiency of this critical infrastructure. Spikes in temperature or humidity can... (View Full Article)
(Signal Conditioning)
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Output signals produced by temperature measurement sensors require conditioning to convert them to a form that can be used for further processing. Signal conditioning consists of: While conditioning... (View Full Article)
(Pressure Sensing)
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A new line of Micro-Machined Silicon pressure transducers, the MM Series from Omegadyne, Inc., Sunbury, OH, promises to revolutionize a product category in which custom design requirements and long... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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We are all familiar with wind tunnels and have seen films or photos of their use in aircraft and spacecraft design as well as in automobile ads touting the aerodynamic features of this car or that. In... (View Full Article)
(Temperature Sensing)
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Temperature is certainly among the most commonly measured parameters in industry, science, and academia. Recently, the growth of wireless instrumentation technology, along with some clever... (View Full Article)