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SGX Sensortech Metal Oxide (MiCs) Sensors   SGX Sensortech manufactures a complete line of low cost metal oxide (MiCs) gas sensors. The sensors are available for detecting Ozone, Carbon Dioxide, Ammonia, Carbon Monoxide, VOC (volatile organic compounds) as well as packaging that allows 2 and even 3 gas sensing devices in the same package. SGX Sensortech MiCs Part Numbers: Application: Part Number: • Ozone Sensor MiCs-2614 • Nitrogen Dioxide MiCs-2714 • Dual sensor for Carbon Monoxide and Nitrogen Dioxide MiCs-4514 • Dual sensor for Carbon Monoxide and Hydrocarbons MiCs-5524 •Read More
Introducing SGX Sensortech SGX-4DT Miniature Dual Carbon Monoxide / Hydrogen Sulfide Sensor Electrochemical Sensor Available at CDI     SGX Sensortech’s SGX- 4DT is a dual electrochemical sensor available in an industry standard mod 4 housing. SGX electrochemical sensors detect gases by producing a chemical reaction between the gas and oxygen contained in the sensor. This reaction produces a small current, which is proportional to the concentration of the gas present. SGX electrochemical sensors are designed to measure carbon monoxide and hydrogen sulfide in the parts per million range. ThisRead More
Introducing SGX Sensortech MiCS-VZ-87 An Integrated Sensor Board for Indoor Air Quality Monitoring Now Available at CDI     The MiCS-VZ-87 combines state-of-the-art MOS sensor technology with intelligent detection algorithms to monitor VOCs and CO2 equivalent variations in confined spaces, e.g. meeting rooms or vehicle cabins. The signal output can be used to control ventilation on demand, saving energy and reducing cost-of-ownership.   Features: • Calibration-free • Low power • Wide VOCs detection range • High sensitivity • High resistance to shocks and vibrations Detectable Gases: • Volatile Organic CompoundsRead More

Posted On December 20, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, SGX Sensortech Limited

New Electrochemical Gas Sensors From SGX at CDI

CDI is proud to announce that SGX has expanded their Electrochemical Gas Sensor offering. These new commercial grade sensors detect CO (Carbon Monoxide), H2S (Hydrogen Sulfide), O2 (Oxygen) and NH3 (Ammonia). SGX Electrochemical Sensors are drop-in replacements for existing electrochemical sensors. This is a direct result of the electrochemistry of the catalysts used and the mechanical design of the sensor. Electrochemical gas sensors are made in the popular mod 4 housing as well as some in the mod 7 housing. You will find top quality and cost savings with SGXRead More
MiCs Quick Start Evaluation Board: • Test Instantly – Just Add Power • Test 5 Different MiCs Devices • Complete Circuit on PCB for each Sensor • 7 to 20V Input Supply Voltage     While the MiCs SMD parts are difficult to test and require a 5V power supply for correct operation, the Quick Start Demo Board allows the user to test the SGX SMD metal oxide gas sensors within minutes after opening the box. The MiCs Quick Start Demo Board can use any input power supply from 7VRead More
  The Smart IR has been designed with the latest technology using a microcontroller unit with an ARM7TDMI core. SGX Sensortech’s Smart IR is a user friendly electronic module, which is designed to fit directly on to SGX Sensortech’s existing Series 2 gas sensor product types like IR12GM or IR11GM. The electronic module is designed to decrease the implementation time and increase productivity. The Smart IR module incorporates the necessary electronics and embedded software to operate the infrared sensors from a low voltage DC power supply. The module will processRead More

Posted On June 11, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, SGX Sensortech Limited

Pellistor (VQ) Part Number Suffixes Guide

PELLISTOR (VQ) Part Number Suffixes Guide There are many versions of the popular VQ Pellistors available from SGX. However, in order to understand the part numbering system, you must first understand the suffixes attached to the Pellistor part number. In many cases, an alternative part can be chosen without sacrificing the devices specifications or function. Below are the definitions of all of the Pellistor suffixes. For additional questions or to submit a technical inquiry please click here. Can Type Details: O Standard open can C4 Small diameter closed can withRead More

Posted On May 15, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, SGX Sensortech Limited

SGX Sensortech VQ548MP MEMS Pellistor Series

SGX Sensortech – VQ548MP MEMS Pellistor Series CDI introduces SGX Sensortech MEMS Pellistor Series VQ548MP. The VQ548MP is commonly, but not exclusively, used in industrial safety applications. It is a low power, extremely robust and poison resistant device in a certified flameproof enclosure. The VQ548MP has been designed to provide enhanced sensor performance that will enable a suitable instrument to meet the various combustible gas performance standards. The VQ548MP, whilst being optimized for its methane response (up to 5% volume in air), will also detect other flammable gases and vapors.Read More

Posted On May 8, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, SGX Sensortech Limited

SGX MiCS Application Note: FAQ

MiCS Application Note 2 Frequently Asked Questions About: This application note is a complement to most SGX Sensortech MiCS sensor datasheets. It contains answers to the most frequently asked questions (FAQ) asked by SGX MiCS sensor users. FAQs: How does a semiconductor sensor work? How do gas sensors react to temperature? How do gas sensors react to humidity and interfering gases? Is a warm-up time needed before using the gas sensor? Does airflow have an influence on the measurement? Is calibration needed, and how often? How stable is a semiconductorRead More

Posted On April 11, 2013By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, SGX Sensortech Limited

SGX MiCS-6814 Compact MOS Sensor at CDI

SGX Sensortech – MiCS-6814 – Compact MOS Sensor Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) announces the release of SGX Sensortech MiCS-6814. The MiCS-6814 is a compact MOS sensor with three fully independent sensing elements on one package. The MiCS-6814 is a robust MEMS sensor for the detection of pollution from automobile exhausts and for agricultural/industrial odors. Features: Smallest footprint for compact designs (5×7 x 1.55mm) Robust MEMS sensor for harsh environments High-volume manufacturing for low-cost applications Short lead-times Detectable Gases: Carbon monoxide 1-1000ppm Nitrogen dioxide 0.05-10ppm Ethanol 10-500ppm Hydrogen 1-1000ppm Ammonia 1-500ppmRead More