Portable shakers verify performance of vibration sensors

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Ixthus Instrumentation now offers Hardy Portable Shakers. Hardy shakers are designed to be used in the field or workshop to verify the performance of vibration transducers, connectors, cabling, instruments or permanently installed machine vibration condition monitoring systems. Both models are battery powered, portable and have a built-in reference accelerometer and indicator with traceable calibration.

This top-of-the-line HI 803 offers test frequencies from 10 Hz to 10,000 Hz, built-in printer and the possibility to measure the transducer's output and calculate its sensitivity.

The HI 813 Shaker, has a ruggedized suspension system can support heavy transducers (up to 750 grams) that require testing in a horizontal direction, instead of the normal vertical direction.

To learn more about these shakers and other vibration monitoring products, please call Ixthus Instrumentation on +44 (0)1327 353437 or email or visit

02 December 2009

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