CARY, N.C. (March 10, 2017) — MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), showcased the company’s expanded portfolio of products for the mobile hydraulic marketplace at CONEXPO/IFPE 2017 in Las Vegas March 7-11. At booth #S80518, the company displayed and discussed new threaded versions of its popular magnetostrictive linear position sensors, as well as the addition of new technologies and products resulting from the recent acquisition of PCB Piezotronics Inc. in July of 2016.
Jan 31 2017 MTS Announces Threaded Version of Analog Output Magnetostrictive Sensor for Mobile Applications
CARY, N.C. (January 31, 2017) — MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), has expanded its widely-used MH Series of magnetostrictive linear position sensors by introducing a threaded flange option. The MH-Threaded sensor is optimized for mobile applications such as crane outriggers, as well as tank level measurement.
November 9th, 2016, Cary, N.C. - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), announces the LP-Series, the next generation of its Level Plus® liquid level transmitters has been certified as HART® Capable under the latest Interoperable Test Kit (ITK) 7.2. The new LP-Series features Tank Slayer®, RefineME®, CHAMBERED and SoClean® models based on MTS Sensors’ proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive sensing technology.
Cary, N.C. (July 28, 2016) - Cary, NC - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), has expanded its widely used MH Series of magnetostrictive linear position sensors by introducing the field-serviceable Flexible MH (FMH). Designed for use with hydraulic cylinders in mobile applications, the externally threaded FMH sensor features an innovative two-part design. This design allows users to separate the flexible sensing element and electronics from the housing without opening the hydraulic system.
Jun 28 2016 Highly Robust, Magnetostrictive Position Sensor Meets Needs of Space-Constrained Industrial Systems
Cary, N.C. (June 28, 2016) - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), has expanded its E-Series of high accuracy position sensor devices with the introduction of the EP2. As with other members of the E-Series, the EP2 is a compact, smooth profile unit that is highly optimized for application scenarios where there is only limited space available for mounting. Based on the company’s proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology, this latest MTS sensor device has a stroke length of up to 2540mm. It exhibits linearity to within less than, equal to 0.02% full scale and less than, equal to 0.005% full scale repeatability.
June 7, 2016, Cary, N.C. - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), announced today that the Temposonics® T-Series product line is now certified to NEC and CEC Standards 500, 505 and 506. NEC and CEC certifications are used in US and Canada to ensure that equipment meets specified standards for operating in potentially hazardous conditions. The T-Series linear positons sensors, which already carry the ATEX and IECEx approvals used by other countries, are now ATEX, IECEx, NEC and CEC hazardous area certified for use in Class I, II, III - Divisions 1, 2 - Groups A, B, C, D, E, F, G as well as Zone 0/1, 21 and 22.
Jun 06 2016 M-Series Product End-Of-Life (EOL) Announcement
June 6, 2016, Cary, NC - MTS Sensors is initiating the EOL process for the M-Series effective June 6, 2016. The EOL of this product line is a result of the launch of the next generation LP-Series and obsolesce of some electronic components used in the M-Series models. The timeline for the EOL is based on the availability of electronic components used in the M-Series.
April 13, 2016, Cary, N.C. - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), has further extended its recently announced LP-Series of liquid level transmitters by introducing the Level Plus® SoClean level transmitter. Based on the company’s proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive technology, these accurate and robust devices are targeted specifically at sanitary tank applications within the pharmaceutical and food/beverage industries - such as bottle filling, blending tanks, bioreactors, buffer mix tanks, etc. Their innovative 3-IN-1 measurement function allows product level, interface level and an average product temperature to all be simultaneously determined. They have a ±1mm inherent position accuracy and a ±0.1°C temperature accuracy.
April 6, 2016, Cary, N.C. - MTS Sensors, a division of MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ:MTSC), introduces the LP-Series - the next generation of its Level Plus® liquid level transmitter product line. This new offering includes Tank Slayer®, RefineME® and CHAMBERED models, based on MTS Sensors’ proprietary Temposonics® magnetostrictive sensing technology. The LP-Series targets hazardous area applications in the oil and gas, as well as chemical and mining industries, (including storage tanks, reactors, blending tanks, etc.). All models in this series feature an integral display and have Intrinsically Safe approval under NEC, CEC, ATEX, and IECEx.
CARY, N.C. (November 12, 2015) — MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, has made enhancements to its R-Series of high performance magnetostrictive sensors for absolute position measurement. The series now conforms with the latest version of the EtherNet/IP™ communication protocol with device-level ring (DLR) compatibility, having recently recertified against the ODVA EtherNet/IP Composite Conformance Test revision CT12. Through this, interfacing with a wider array of EtherNet/IP™ compliant hardware across numerous industry sectors has been made possible - such as factory automation systems, plastic injection molding apparatus and materials handling equipment.