The VibePro and iVibraMeter applications on GTI Spindle Technology’s iPad vibration analyzer now integrate with Node Therma, a Bluetooth temperature sensor that communicates wirelessly with the vibration analyzer. VibePro provides vibration analysis tools while iVibraMeter enables technicians to certify machines. Both applications now include temperature information, with VibePro offering temperature readings and iVibraMeter factoring temperature into certifications. Node Therma features a 15-ft. measuring range of -94° to 716°F, a 30+ day standby battery life, user-replaceable sensors, an accelerometer, a magnetometer and a gyroscope.
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