The Banner Q4X clear object laser distance sensor combines window thresholds on target distance and target reflected intensity to detect transparent and challenging objects, regardless of the angle or shape.
The NK Technologies DT Series DC current transducer features ambient temperature compensation and a microprocessor-based method of signal conditioning; sensor output is automatically adjusted as the temperature changes.
Used for multiple data acquisition in real time, the Mantracourt T24 wireless telemetry sensor system is available with a range of transmitters, interfaces, displays and output modules that can be configured to suit individual applications.
While the trend for large manufacturers is to automate a new plant in its entirety, small and medium-sized food and beverage processors rarely have the funds to automate their plants, turning them into lights-out facilities. Even some tier-one processors may find areas in certain operations where it may not make sense to over-automate.