Sensors and Data Acquisition Systems for Education & Research
Omni Instruments works with many leading universities and companies to supply instrumentation and data acquisition systems for research projects. Some examples include:
Centre for the Built Environment, Glasgow College of Art, Leads Beckett University
Monitoring and logging of U value and heat flux in buildings and insulation materials
Nottingham UniversityEnvironmental monitoring of methane release in cow sheds
Monitoring of multiple organic hydrogen fuel cells
Monitoring temperature, humidity and barometric pressure within test house built within the university
Wireless measurement and data acquisition system for temperature, humidity, barometric pressure, air flow, doors open/closed, plus complete weather station
Forth Road BridgeMeasurement of temperature, humidity and air flow inside the main suspension cables to a certain the performance of drying systems in use.
Monitoring of high voltage cables between pylons for temperature and cable expansion
Monitoring of wind speed and direction on board ocean going vessels to control the deployment and recovery of an innovative energy saving kite.
Novus LogBox Dual Channel Data Logger
LogBox data loggers are available with two analogue or a single analogue and digital counter input. Ideal for applications such as flow monitoring, with there robust design and waterproof casing for easy installation. Downloading and configuration is via an infrared interface allow for PC, Laptop or PDA configuration options.
Price range : £34.84 - £112.90
MSR145 Standard Data Logger
The MSR145 is a miniature universal data logger with options for monitoring temperature, humidity, pressure, 3-axis accelerometer (X, Y and Z axes) and light sensors with internal and external sensors. The units are available in a selection of housings and have an internal rechargeable battery. Additionally, the MSR145 can be fitted with dual or quad analogue input module to allow the connection of third party sensors and two housings allow for the option of a MicroSD card for increase memory.
Price range : £273.10 - £305.04
2-3 Weeks Del.
EL-USB Data Loggers with LCD Displays
These data loggers include a built in LCD display to display measured temperature and humidity, allowing current, min and maximum readings to be shown from the logged data. The loggers cover internal temperature, internal temperature and humidity or an external thermocouple/thermistor probe. All the logger can be simply plugged into a USB port to download the data. Data can then be graphed, printed and exported to other applications. The unit has a button which allows the operator to cycle through each of the available readings. The internal battery is a replaceable long-life lithium battery which will last for between 6 months and a year.
Price range : £2.50 - £130.00
EL-WiFi-TH Wireless Temp & RH Data Logger
This data logger is a wireless data logger that will measure temperature and relative humidity and send the collected information via a WiFi network back to a PC for monitoring. The internal memory can retain up to 500,000 data set entries between downloads. Measurement ranges are 0 to 100% RH and -20 to +60°C (-4 to +140F). The logger has a rechargeable lithium polymer battery that can be recharged via the USB port. Units are supplied with wall bracket and micro USB lead. The EL-WiFi-TH+ has an improved accuracy and resolution display.
Price range : £102.95 - £124.95
2-3 Weeks Del.
SQ2010 Data Logger with 4-8 analogue inputs
The Squirrel 2010 is a versatile, general purpose data logger with 4 to 8 analogue input channels. The input channels are universal and can be configured to measure current, voltage, resistance and temperature as required. The SQ2010 also has 8 digital channels that can be logged or used as triggers to automatically start or stop logging. The logger can be used as a portable logger using its internal battery power to power sensor and operate the logger. The SQ2010 comes as a complete kit with carry case and all the equipment for portable logging applications, including a mains plug in power supply.
Price range : £16.00 - £895.00
1 Week Del.
GL240 Data Logger
The GL240 Data logger is a direct replacement for the GL220 and now incorporates a wireless connectivity option and integration with the GL100-WL remote units. With 10 fully isolated multi-function inputs, large internal 4GB Flash memory and a port for an external USB stick memory, this logger has significantly more memory than it predecessors, plus includes dual SD slots suitable for 32GB SDHC memory cards or wireless adaptor.
Price range : £65.00 - £1,295.00
CMC-99 Multichannel Display/Logger
Multichannel, compact, based on LINUX meter/controller type MultiCon CMC-99 is ideal solution for applications where simultaneous measurement and regulation of numerous channels is required. MultiCon CMC-99 contains up to 48 analog inputs, 16 relay / SSR outputs and 8 current outputs satisfy 0-20mA standard. Controller is equipped with colour TFT display with touchscreen allowing elimination of faulty mechanical keyboards. The RS-485 interface with Modbus-RTU protocol is build in the device for basic communication features.
Price range : £0.00 - £380.31
1 Week Del.
Tinytag Energy Logger
The Tinytag Energy Logger can be used to monitor single and three phase energy supplies and is very simple and easy to use portable energy logger. Current measurements are taken using flexible non-invasive coils for quick and easy installation. The unit provides 6 weeks continuous logging at 5 minute intervals. Each unit is supplied with a carry case, three current coils, UK and EU mains leads, a USB cable, a copy of the Tinytag Explorer software and a user manual.
Price range : £795.00 - £995.00
1 Week Del.
Customised MetPak Weather Station
This section provide a complete weather station solutions based around the MetPak weather station with an integrated WindSonic anemometer. The MetPak will provide the wind speed, direction, air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure and dew point readings, whilst the attached data logger provide a range of options for additional inputs and data transfer options, including local downloading and remote GSM/GPRS data transfer.
Price range : £83.54 - £1,414.00