Mantracourt Electronics Articles
Mantracourt Load Cell Amplifier Enables Robot Stability
Mantracourt has announced that its ICA2 load cell amplifier is being used within the design of the Mantis, a hexapod robot, designed and manufactured by Micromagic Systems Robotics Ltd.
Amplifier supports up to 10 350Ω load cells
The LCA20, a flexible digital signal conditioning amplifier for single or multiple load cell applications, has been launched by Mantracourt. The LCA20 load cell weight indicator offers options of 3 programmable digital inputs including Auto Tare, Peak Hold and Reset, whilst also providing two relay outputs for control or alarm functions. This is able to support up to ten 350Ω load cells.
Wireless relay enables 16 inputs from T24 devices
Offering dual power relays capable of mains switching, Mantracourt's updated T24-RM1 wireless relay module allows 16 inputs from T24 wireless instrumentation devices. The module can also sum up to two groups of eight acquisition modules and provides new relay operation modes.
Monitoring software updated to allow remote viewing
The latest version of Mantracourt's acclaimed T24LOG100 instrumentation monitoring software has now been released.The new 24LOG100 includes advanced features such as a web server that allows remote viewing of instrumentation data on tablets, iPads and smart phones.
Mantracourt announce 100mm wireless LED display
Mantracourt has today introduced a new large format LED display that has been designed to integrate into their highly respected T24 wireless instrumentation product range. A four digit display with 100 mm (4 inch) character format, the T24-LD1 enables the remote display of instrumentation data from multiple wireless sensors such as strain gauges, load cells and wind speed sensors.
Superyacht Sail-track developed by Wireless Stain Gauge System
Mantracourt's T24 wireless instrumentation system has been used by New Zealand based Southern Spars. Using custom load cells designed to measure multi-directional connection forces between the sail and their sophisticated sail rolling mast-track system, the T24 wireless telemetry system was used to relay real-time data whilst under sail.
Mantracourt Launches New Design Strain Gauge to USB Converter
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new redesigned strain gauge to USB converter (DSCUSB). The new design offers a more compact solution, with a smaller and more stylish enclosure. Internally the product remains unchanged and will perform identically to its widely acclaimed predecessor.
Mantracourt Expands Workforce
Mantracourt announces the expansion of their workforce in recent months in order to address an increasing demand for measurement products and to help further grow overseas sales. Recent additions to the workforce include Jonathan Purdue (Technical Sales), Louise Stubbs (Marketing Coordinator) and Andrew Edkins (Production Coordinator).
Designing low power telemetry systems for instrumentation
Advances in wireless technology have enabled instrumentation manufacturers to expand their product range, creating a new generation of products for remote monitoring. By Brett James.
Mantracourt Introduces Wireless Potentiometer Acquisition Module to T24 Telemetry Range
Mantracourt has announced the release of its new wireless telemetry potentiometer acquisition module. The T24-RA wireless potentiometer module is designed for the collection and processing of potentiometer related measurements such as provided by a linear displacement transducer.
Mantracourt Enhances Wireless Instrumentation Range with Pulse Acquisition Module
Mantracourt has announced the release of its new wireless telemetry pulse acquisition module. The T24-PA wireless pulse acquisition module is designed for the collection and processing of pulse related measurements. This includes the measurement between pulses to provide outputs in Hz, RPM and Period as well as actual pulse counting.
Mantracourt Launches Blog for Instrumentation Engineers
Instrumentation equipment manufacturer Mantracourt has announced the launch of a 'Blog' about specialist electronic measurement devices for sensors, to assist engineers working in the field of measurement and instrumentation.
Mantracourt Celebrates Success of Strain Gauge Amplifier
Mantracourt are celebrating the success of their Strain Gauge Amplifier, a product that is now seeing service across the world and enjoys acclaim in such sectors as offshore engineering, construction, process control and automotive testing. Since its development 10 years ago, and having been updated and modified over that time, Mantracourt have shipped over 15,000, with sales still holding up.
Mantracourt's Wireless Strain Measurement Technology is Chosen for the Testing of Critical Offshore Systems
Mantracourt, a world leader in strain gauge measurement technology, have announced that their wireless telemetry strain acquisition technology has been chosen by Technip Umbilical Systems (DUCO Ltd), a company that manufactures a range of bespoke 'umbilical systems' for offshore applications.
Mantracourt Technology Enables Remote Load Monitoring
Mantracourt, a leader in industrial measurement technologies, has announced that its radio telemetry acquisition system for strain gauge and load cell data is at the heart of Groundforce’s new remote load monitoring technology.
Mantracourt’s Strain Gauge Indicator Proves a Major Success
Mantracourt, a leading manufacturer of industrial measurement technologies, is celebrating the success of its portable strain gauge display for use as a strain gauge indicator or load cell indicator, (PSD). Developed for a range of industrial customer applications, the PSD is now used by thousands of engineers and technicians around the world.
Mantracourt Targets Hazardous Environments with ATEX Approved Signal Amplifier
Mantracourt, a leading manufacturer of industrial measurement technologies, has announced the availability of their new ALA5 Load Cell Amplifier. The ALA5 is an ATEX approved strain gauge/load cell amplifier designed for operation within gas atmospheres in hazardous zones 0, 1 & 2.