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UltraShock Applications

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The UltraShock is a versatile, compact, tri-axial shock recorder with additional temperature, pressure, and humidity sensors making it suitable for a variety of applications.  This model features a large memory capacity, rechargeable battery, and convenient form factor.  The six included sensors can be easily enabled or disabled to tailor the capabilities to the specific needs of the project at hand.  It is light, can be easily mounted, and includes convenient LED status indicators.  These features allow the UltraShock to monitor and record parameters for environmentally sensitive equipment in consumer, industrial, aerospace, research and development, military, automotive, and safety-critical processes.

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Temperature Sensors: Choosing between Thermocouples, RTDs, and Thermistors

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For those unfamiliar with the various types of temperature sensors that are available, choosing the most suitable sensor can be a daunting task. To help make this choice easier, below are descriptions of three common types of temperature sensors: Thermocouples, RTDs, and Thermistors.

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