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SST Launch Range of Low Power, High Speed CO2 Sensors

SST Launch Range of Low Power, High Speed CO2 Sensors SST is delighted to announce their launch of market leading CO2 Sensors that integrate unique mid infra-red light source and detector technology into innovative optics and signal processing. The three product ranges are designed to fit into various types of applications in a range of... Read more
SST Launch Range of Low Power, High Speed CO2 Sensors

Cyber Essentials Certification

Cyber Essentials Certification SST Sensing Limited achieves certification in Cyber Security. SST Sensing are pleased to announce compliance with the UK governments National Cyber Security Strategy with systems certified to comply with the Cyber Essentials Scheme. A primary objective of the UK Government's National Cyber Security Strategy is to make the UK a safer place... Read more
Cyber Essentials Certification

Types of Interface Boards to Operate Zirconia O2 Sensors

What Types of Interface Boards Can You Use With SST Zirconia O2 Sensors? In order to operate any of SST’s Zirconia O2 Sensors, you will require an interface board which provides the electronics necessary to power and control the zirconium dioxide oxygen sensors. Alternatively, if you would rather have a complete solution, have a complete... Read more
Types of Interface Boards to Operate Zirconia O2 Sensors

How to set up and install OXY-LC Interface Electronics with SST’s Zirconia O2 Probe?

How to set up and install OXY-LC Interface Electronics with SST's Zirconia O2 Probe? To operate a zirconia O2 probe, it is necessary to have interface electronics to power and control the sensors. For customers that do not want to purchase the electronics from SST, please read our application note on how to design your... Read more
How to set up and install OXY-LC Interface Electronics with SST’s Zirconia O2 Probe?

What is a Zirconium Dioxide Oxygen Sensor?

What is a Zirconium Dioxide Oxygen Sensor?   The zirconium dioxide oxygen sensor does not measure oxygen concentration %, but rather it measures partial pressure of oxygen in a gas or mixture of gases. The oxygen sensor employs a well proven, small zirconium dioxide-based element and its heart and due to its innovative design does... Read more
What is a Zirconium Dioxide Oxygen Sensor?

Industrial Grade Liquid Level Switches from SST Support Higher Supply Voltages & Temperatures

Strengthening its widely-used Optomax portfolio of accurate, cost-effective and reliable infra-red (IR) liquid level switches, SST Sensing Ltd. now offers the Optomax Industrial series. Industrial Grade Liquid Level Switches that offer the same functionality and operational performance as customers have come to expect from standard Optomax switches, but with the added advantage of greater overall... Read more
Industrial Grade Liquid Level Switches from SST Support Higher Supply Voltages & Temperatures

Zirconia Oxygen Sensor Function – How they work?

Zirconia Oxygen Sensors from SST can be at times difficult to understand how they operate. We have screeds of documentation that explains the background physics and the oxygen sensor function but you need all the time in the world to be able to sit down and read these pieces to know and understand what they... Read more
Zirconia Oxygen Sensor Function – How they work?

Things to Consider When Selecting Fluid Level Sensors from SST

Things to Consider When Selecting Fluid Level Sensors Optical fluid level sensors do not measure the liquid level, instead they detect the presence or absence of liquid. When selecting the correct fluid level sensor for your application, it can be difficult at times as there are so many options available. This article provides the necessary... Read more
Things to Consider When Selecting Fluid Level Sensors from SST

SST To Exhibit At Sensor + Test 2018

26-28th of June – Nuremberg Sensor + Test is the main event in the calendar year where all sensor manufacturers gather to generate new sales leads, showcase their new products and demonstrations and network with existing and new customers, suppliers and sales partners. Visitors come along to Sensor + Test to find a solution that... Read more
SST To Exhibit At Sensor + Test 2018

SST Finalist for Family Friendly Working in 2018 Scottish Top Employers Award

SST is delighted to announce that we have been named as a finalist in Family Friendly Working Scotland’s 2018 Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards. This is a great achievement. SST offers a flexible and family friendly working culture for our employees. It allows our employees to have a good balance between work and... Read more
SST Finalist for Family Friendly Working in 2018 Scottish Top Employers Award

How Does A Liquid Level Switch Work

How Do Optical Liquid Level Sensors Work? If you are looking for a reliable and robust solution for an industrial point level sensing application, optical liquid level sensors may be the answer to your problems. Optical liquid level sensors are solid state, meaning they have no moving parts to cause unreliability. They use infra-red light... Read more
How Does A Liquid Level Switch Work

O2 Sensor Working Principle : What is Partial Pressure of Oxygen and How Do You Calculate It?

The zirconium dioxide O2 sensor working principle measures partial pressure of oxygen in a gas a mixture of gases. This typically causes confusion amongst SST’s customers as most oxygen sensors on the market measure oxygen concentration. But, what is partial pressure? It is a question we are asked frequently when it comes to the O2... Read more
O2 Sensor Working Principle : What is Partial Pressure of Oxygen and How Do You Calculate It?

SST Sensing Announce Involvement in £57.4 million R&D Projects to Grow Innovation in the Aerospace Sector

Following the launch of the Industrial Strategy White Paper, Business Secretary Greg Clark announced £53.7 million of funding for seven R&D projects to grow innovation in the aerospace sector.  This is part of government’s work with industry through the Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP) to tackle barriers to growth, boost exports and grow high value jobs.... Read more
SST Sensing Announce Involvement in £57.4 million R&D Projects to Grow Innovation in the Aerospace Sector

What Gases and Chemicals to Avoid When Using SST’s Zirconia Dioxide Oxygen Sensors

Many oxygen sensors have cross sensitivity issues associated with them therefore it is important to know the root cause of the cross sensitivity in order to avoid environments that may pollute your zirconia dioxide oxygen sensor. There are specific gases and chemicals that have a negative influence on SST’s Zirconia Dioxide Oxygen Sensors, particularly on... Read more
What Gases and Chemicals to Avoid When Using SST’s Zirconia Dioxide Oxygen Sensors

Pro-longing the life of your Zirconia oxygen sensor – Helpful hints and tips

How to get the most out of your Zirconium Dioxide Oxygen Sensor? This article gives an overview of helpful hints on how to pro-long the life of SST’s Zirconia Oxygen Sensors. The application in which the zirconia oxygen sensor is operating influences the life of the sensor. To ensure the sensor does not fail prematurely,... Read more
Pro-longing the life of your Zirconia oxygen sensor – Helpful hints and tips

SST Adds Industrial Level Sensor to it’s Portfolio

Complementing its standard Optomax liquid level switch offering, SST Sensing’s Industrial Level Sensor, Optomax Industrial Glass, devices are highly suited to installation within harsh industrial environments.

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SST Adds Industrial Level Sensor to it’s Portfolio

Update on Wado Kai Central Karate

The Wado Kai Central Karate team attended the British International Championship on the 30th September. This was a fantastic championship to challenge their athletes but they done themselves and their club very proud.

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Update on Wado Kai Central Karate

Additional housing options for the non-depleting LuminOx 0-25% optical oxygen sensors from SST Sensing Ltd

The LuminOx family are gaseous state 0-25% optical oxygen sensors developed and manufactured by SST Sensing Ltd. The measurement principle uses the non-depleting principle of luminescence quenching.

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Additional housing options for the non-depleting LuminOx 0-25% optical oxygen sensors from SST Sensing Ltd

Liquid Level Sensors for Lean Manufacturing

A well known issue within the manufacturing industry is the constant need to improve and decrease the amount of waste.

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Liquid Level Sensors for Lean Manufacturing

Innovative Sensor Technology Assists NASA with Vital Wearable CO2 Monitoring Equipment

By Siobhan Molloy, SST Sensing & Rachael Barton, GSS Within a self-contained system where humans are respiring, there will be a build up toxic CO2 levels over time. As a consequence, in any form of spacecraft where humans are present, effective mechanisms for removing CO2 and resupplying oxygen need to be implemented. However, operational necessities still dictate... Read more
Innovative Sensor Technology Assists NASA with Vital Wearable CO2 Monitoring Equipment

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