ETher EmbedEC Embedded Eddy Current Solutions

ETher EmbedEC Embedded Eddy Current Solutions

Embedded Eddy Current Solutions

The EmbedEC has been designed with the needs of the engineer in mind featuring analogue outputs, SPI and USB remote control/data streaming for Control System Integration. It’s possible to stream real time data and a DLL is available to permit software integration by the end user.

Applications

  • Surface breaking defects detection
  • Sub-surface defects detection in non-ferrous materials
  • Heat Treatment / Material property verification
  • Sensing application for verifying geometry such as the presence of threads, butt-weld detection, etc... 

Features

  • Single Channel
  • Displayless
  • Available as a print cuircuit board or in an enclosure with USB connector and analogue outputs.
  • EmbedEC+ adds 5 configurable Digital Input Output connectors for use with alarms or encoders.
  • Small footprint
  • USB or SPI Control
  • Dual analogue outputs on PC card version
  • Data streaming over SPI/USB
  • Powered by 5V DC or USB for easy integration with industrial control systems
  • DLL available to facilitate software integration

Technical Specifications

EmBedEC Specifications

Probe Connector 1 off 6 Way (50 ohm Bridge or Reflection only)
Frequency Single Frequency 50Hz to 5MHz
Gain Overall 0 to 82dB
Main Gain 0 to 76dB, 0.1dB steps
Input 12dB
Drive 0dB or 6dB (0dB reference 1mW into 50ohm)
Max X/Y Ratio 0dB to 76dB independent
Phase Range 0.0 - 359.9°, 0.1° steps
Filters High Pass DC to 2kHz Low Pass in 1 Hz steps
Low Pass 3Hz to 4kHz in 1Hz steps
Connectivity PC Board Version SPI with PC remote control slave mode Outputs of X and Y range -1 to 1V (Board Version Only)
USB Version Virtual Com Port remote control plus Real Time data streaming
EmBedEC+ 5 Digital Input/Output lines may be configured for up to 2 Encoders, up to 2 Alarm/Out or 12C connection
Verification Level   The system includes, on delivery, a 2 year validity Verification Level 2, detailed function check and calibration as per ISO 15548-1:2013.
Power External 5V DC or over USB 125mA
Physical PC Board Version Weight: 2.5 oz. (75g)
Dimensions: 2.25" x 4.0" (60 x 100mm)
USB Version No. l/O Weight: 10 oz. (275g)
Dimensions: 5" x 3.2" x 1.25" (125 x 80 x 32mm)
USB Version with l/O Embed EC+ Weight: 8 oz. (225g)
Dimensions: 5" x 3.2" x 1.25" (125 x 80 x 32mm)
Operating Temperature -40° to 185°F (-40° to 85°C)
Storage Temperature Storage for up to 12 months - 4° to 95ºF (-20° to 35°C) Nominal 68°F (20°C)
IP Rating None

Standard EmBedEC Kit Includes

  • EmBedEC Single Channel, Single Frequency Unit
  • Lemo 7-Way - Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m Cable (Bridge)
  • Lemo 7-Way - Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m Cable (Reflection)
  • Hard Carrying Case
  • USB Cable - Type B Plug to USB Type A Plug, 1.8m

EmBedEC+ Kit Includes

  • EmBedEC Single Channel, Single Frequency, l/O unit
  • Lemo 7-Way - Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m Cable (Bridge)
  • Lemo 7-Way - Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m Cable (Reflection)
  • Hard Carrying Case
  • Male USB A Male Micro USB B, USB 2.0 Black - 1m
  • Plug 6-Way Lemo FGG.1B.306.CLAD627
  • Cable Sleeve - GMA1B054DN Lemo Black
  • Quick Reference Card

Product Literature

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ETher EmBedEC Standard Kit Includes: Eddy Current Single Channel/Single Frequency Unit, Lemo 7-Way-Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m cable (Bridge), Lemo 7-Way-Lemo 4-Way, 1.5m cable (Reflection), USB Type B Plug to USB Type A Plug, 1.8m cable & Hard Carrying Case EC-ET-KIEM001 Request Pricing