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Hydraulic EquipmentHydraulic Pressure Switches
This article describes how pressure switches operate, specifically in hydraulic applications. It also contains details about different uses for hydraulic pressure switches.
Exhaust Gas AnalyzersResidual Gas Analyzers
This article summarizes how residual gas analyzers operate and discusses the two types of ionizing residual gas analyzer setups.
Radar GunHow Radar Detectors Work
Radar detectors, devices that identify the presence of radars, are used in varying forms to help drivers locate speed-traps. The various types of radar detectors as well as the type of radar they detect are detailed throughout this article.
Dew on leavesMeasuring the Dew Point
The importance of dew point measurement in industrial applications and some tools typically used in processes.
Touch ScreenTouchscreen Buying Guide
Touchscreens are a control feature built into a device, allowing users to interact with a device interface through touch. There are various touchscreen types, and each requires different use parameters and operates through a different mechanism or technique.
ThermocoupleCalibrating Thermocouples
Thermocouples are industrial devices that gauge temperature, but which require proper calibration to register accurate results.
variety of limit switchesCommon Types of Limit Switches
This article provides an overview of the various types of electrical limit switches commonly used in industrial applications.
Computer SystemComputers in Automated Test Equipment (ATE)
This article describes the basic design and performance characteristics of computer-controlled automated test equipment systems used for evaluating electronic devices.
glass gageGlass Liquid Level Gages
This article describes the common types of glass-based liquid level gages, explaining their design characteristics and their method of functioning.
Various Limit SwitchesLimit Switch Characteristics
This article describes the operating principles for limit switches, as well as common limit switch applications and specialized alternatives, such as micro switches.

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