VibraCorderâ„¢: Triaxial Vibration Recorder

February 9, 2015 – Chatsworth, California, USA – Dytran Instruments, Inc. (www.dytran.com) a leading manufacturer of piezoelectric and DC MEMS accelerometers, force and pressure transducers and associated electronics, has introduced the VibraCorder™, a vibration recorder with a built-in triaxial MEMS accelerometer capable of recording acceleration in three orthogonal directions and writing data on a Secure Digital (SD) memory card.


Dytran’s 4400A series VibraCorder™ goes anywhere and everywhere to capture critical vibration data, solve problems and move product development forward. Compact, lightweight, and battery operated, the 4400A series features an environmentally sealed package that fits into small spaces. Units include easily installed, user-configurable software that optimizes data collection, an internal accelerometer that eliminates the need for external cable runs and complex signal conditioning, and a removable memory card that plugs directly into your laptop or PC. The VibraCorder™ is easily mounted with screws or magnets.


Device features of the VibraCorder™ include multiple recording regimes (free run, triggered free run, auto stop, etc.); several sampling rates available up to 3200 samples/second; environmentally sealed with IP64 rating; magnet mount or screw mount; battery operated (9V); up to 24 hours of recording time; low battery indicator with emergency file save feature; and is available in ranges of 16g (4400A1) and 200g (4400A2).


Software features of the VibraCorder™ include immediate data retrieval from the SD card to the computer screen; easy cursor operation for data selection, zoom and cursor alignment; one press of a button snapshot; data overlay; filtering; oversampling; Time Synchronous Averaging; FFT analysis; and data export.

 

The VibraCorder™ is capable of operating in a variety of application environments, including automotive, vibration testing, remote vibration measurements, rotating machine diagnostics, impact testing, Ride Quality & Handling, sports, safety equipment, playground testing, motorcycles, development of ATVs, suspension testing, power sports, and bicycles.

 

For more information about the VibraCorder™ 4400A series or other products available from Dytran, or to order online, visit www.dytran.com.  Priced at $800 USD.