Delphin DataService OPC Enables Bi-Directional Data Exchange

Delphin Measurement Systems The Delphin DataService API (application programming interface) provides users with the ability to communicate independently between Delphin Message and Expert devices and Delphin ProfiSignal software. The API, along with some programming knowledge, gives quick and easy help for tasks such as processing measurement data in ProfiSignal from non-in-house hardware and software, and … Continued

5 Tests to Calibrate Your DT80 Range Data Logger

For Series 3 dataTaker devices The new Series 3 DT80 range data loggers from dataTaker are intelligent monitoring solutions used the world over in almost every imaginable field and application. CAS DataLoggers Application Specialists have put together this how-to guide so users can check the calibration of their DT80 range data loggers. Just complete the … Continued

Fast and Flexible Technology for Test Measurement

Professional Test and Measurement Systems Heating unit and HVAC system testing is performed according to a wide range of industry standards. Measurement data provides the basis for a product‘s technical specifications, so a manufacturer’s sensor technology has to be capable of high-level precision. Meanwhile technicians require full automation of testing procedures and test results, but … Continued

Measuring Bearing Vibration Levels

Data Acquisition Systems for Fault Diagnosis & Condition Monitoring The diagnosis of bearing damage in roller bearings is an integral part of servicing and maintenance tasks. Increasingly, technicians rely on condition monitoring systems (CMS) for machine diagnoses in plants and factories. Many CMS systems are based on vibration measurements. Two contrasting approaches exist: the diagnostic, … Continued

Create a Time-Based Schedule Trigger With a dataTaker DT80

Based on the UNIX CRON Time Scheduler Version 9 firmware for the dataTaker DT80 datalogger includes a new time-based schedule trigger that is based on the UNIX CRON time scheduler. This powerful new schedule trigger type will greatly simplify many existing tasks and allow a greater flexibility in how and when a schedule is triggered. … Continued

ADwin DAQ Systems for Control Applications

Real-Time PLC & Test Control with Many Popular Drivers CAS DataLoggers offers ADwin data acquisition and control systems for intelligent, high-speed control applications in every industry. Since 2001, we have supplied these high-performance measurement and control systems to customers working in many different applications. By utilizing the programmability of the ADwin’s local CPU, users can … Continued

Real-Time Control System Automates Paleomagnetic Studies

ADwin DSP Enables Precise Switching of Magnetic Fields Paleomagnetic research studies the magnetic history of geology as embodied in rock samples. These samples of interest contain metallic traces still oriented to the earth’s magnetic field as it existed at the time of the rock’s formation. To save time spent taking manual measurements, laboratory researchers are … Continued

Time-Synchronized Acquisition of GPS Positional Data

A Single System for Measurement and Analysis Delphin data loggers have the ability to determine positions via GPS signals. This is ideal for vehicular applications including automotive testing, flight testing, field trials and more. The GPS signal is received via a GPS sensor serially connected to a Delphin data logger. The sensor records GPS data … Continued

Precision Electrical Measurement Using Delphin

Fully-Automated Engine Test Stands Motor Test stands are required during the automotive R&D phase for serial testing and also for endurance trials. Measurements taken during the developmental phase such as Temperature and Voltage are fully-automated whenever possible. Sensors check the electrical and mechanical properties of the test sample as well as temperature patterns and overload … Continued

Drive-by-Wire Testing Using ADwin Systems

Real-Time Data Collection for Analog, Digital and CANbus Applications In the automotive industry, Drive-by-wire (AKA X-by-wire) technology has replaced many traditional mechanical control systems with electronic and electro-mechanical control systems including brake-by-wire and electronic throttle control. This has resulted in improved safety and ergonomic designs along with more options in commercial cars. Drive-by-wire systems require … Continued