News

New Products

New Quad-port Gigabit Ethernet XMC Modules Available in RJ45, SFP, and Rear I/O

New Quad-port Gigabit Ethernet XMC Modules Available in RJ45, SFP, and Rear I/O Versions to Meet a Variety of Application Requirements Three new 1GbE Network Interface Card (NIC) mezzanine modules provide a flexible, high-density solution for Ethernet communication over fiber or copper media. By Karen Haldenwanger, Marketing Manager | July 9, 2018 Wixom, MI: Acromag’s new XMC610…

Tutorials

Low Cost Inside Box Temperature Sensor Application

ST132-0600 Thermocouple/Millivolt Input 2-Wire Transmitter Wixom, MI: – June 20, 2018: If you need a simple way to monitor temperatures inside an enclosure, Acromag’s ST132-0600 temperature transmitter is compact, inexpensive and provides a loop powered 4-20mA output. The tiny, puckstyle unit is only 1.75 inches in diameter and easily scaled for -40 to 80°C input. Just mount…

New Products

New CAN Bus Interface Module

Acromag’s New CAN Bus Interface Module Features Four Isolated Channels on a Ruggedized Mini-PCIe Form Factor AcroPack® CAN bus modules target defense and avionics applications with high-density PCIe mezzanine supporting ARINC 825 and CANaerospace standards. By Robert Greenfield, Business Development Manager | May 29, 2018 Wixom, MI: Acromag expands their offering of AcroPack rugged I/O modules…

New Products

New Modular, Programmable Signal Splitters

New Modular, Programmable Signal Splitters Offer More Flexible Solutions with Up To Three Outputs Acromag’s software-programmable microBlox signal conditioning modules can now be used to split or duplicate RTD, thermocouple, two-wire transmitter, and other input signals into multiple process control outputs. By Robert Greenfield, Business Development Manager | May 9, 2018 Wixom, MI: Acromag’s new uBSP signal…

Tutorials

Twin Totalizers Send Your Flow Meter Pulse or Analog Signals to the Network for Metering or IIoT Remote Monitoring

By M.M., Inside Technical Sales Representative Many applications call for converting flow meter pulse or analog DC current signals to Ethernet network for extended remote monitoring and control application. Increasingly in the age of energy management in process, manufacturing and BAS, the need for companies and organizations to not only record and manage the energy…

New Products

New Signal Splitters/Duplicators are Very Versatile

Acromag extended their line of software-programmable signal splitters with four new models; providing current or voltage output and support of wide-range DC power options including bussed wiring and redundancy. By Robert Greenfield, Business Development Manager | April 3, 2018 Acromag’s new SP330 series of isolated signal splitters/duplicators are designed to accommodate a broad variety of applications. Very…

Tutorials

Ethernet: Key Terms & Concepts

By Bruce Cyburt, Senior Design Engineer | Wixom, MI | March 26, 2018 Ethernet is the IEEE 802.3 protocol standard which defines a system of interconnecting multiple devices to form a Local Area Network (LAN) for communicating and sharing information and resources.Host, Client, Computer, Node, Server, and LAN Device refer to any Ethernet device connected to a network, and any device that…

Tutorials

What is Ethernet?

By Bruce Cyburt, Senior Design Engineer | March 26, 2018 Wixom, MI: Ethernet is a system of connecting more than two devices to form a Local Area Network (LAN) for sharing information and resources, technically referred to as the IEEE 802.3 protocol standard. Ethernet is considered a link layer protocol of a TCP/IP stack and controls how…

Signal Conditioning Blog,Tutorials

To Thermocouple or RTD When Using Temperature Sensor Transmitters, that is the Question

Or perhaps, thermistor? By Mike M, Inside Technical Sales Representative, Process Automation Products | March 19, 2018 Wixom, MI: In the process manufacturing and even R&D / test world, temperature measurement and monitoring is one of the more common and widely applied applications. As a manufacturer of Temperature Transmitters, Acromag covers a wide range of sensor input…

New Products

New Family of Signal Splitters are Software-Configured for Easy Setup and Precise Scaling of I/O Ranges

Acromag releases four loop-powered splitter/duplicator models that are Windows or Android-programmable by USB to control two proportional 4-20mA outputs from a single current, voltage, or temperature input signal. By Robert Greenfield, Business Development Manager | March 1, 2018 Wixom, MI: Acromag’s new SP230 series of isolated signal splitters/duplicators are designed for easier installation and setup. Four models, covering…