Category: General

Meet the Team – Manufacturing Team Leader

Tracey Richards, Team Leader of Mantracourt Manufacturing talks about how quality is integral to her role and how her electronics career has taken her from photocopiers, to military equipment, to industrial instrumentation. I will start off by telling you all a bit about myself. I have been at Mantracourt since 2011. When I started, my …

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Manufacturing Talent

My name is Fabian and I am twenty years of age.  I started working at Mantracourt Electronics in November 2013 as an Electronic Manufacturing apprentice. When the opportunity came along to start an apprenticeship at Mantracourt I jumped at the chance.  I have always been interested in technology and had worked on my own projects …

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The Sky’s the Limit – Highlights from the Past Four Decades at Mantracourt Electronics

2014 marks the 40th anniversary for Mantracourt Electronics and throughout this year we will be delving into the archives to share with you some of the highlights from the past four decades. From our humble beginnings, which started life in a garden shed to the 3,600 sq ft manufacturing facilities we now occupy, we have supplied measurement instrumentation to some very well known and …

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New Upgrade for T24 24 Channel Logging Software

Introducing Version 2.0.3 of the T24 logging software which has been developed and upgraded with complex mathematical functions and expression tools.  This software works in Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 and allows the viewing and logging of data from the T24 wireless telemetry range. Matt Nicholas, IT & Software Engineer at Mantracourt explains more. Whats …

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Use of barriers with Mantracourt ATEX amplifiers

An approved barrier must be used if the ALA5 or indeed any similar products are to be installed in a hazardous area (Zone 0) The relevant parameters for the barrier are as follows: Uo = 28V, Io = 100mA, Po = 0.7W, Barrier Impedance 300Ω. These are maximum values, actual barrier parameters will vary from …

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Details on new resistance acquisition module

T24-RA

During the development of our new acquisition modules the measurement of tiny changes in resistance became key to get accurate readings and sensing small changes. In the creation of the temperature (T24-TA) and potentiometer (T24-RA) acquisition module we created two devices that sense a range of resistances. The T24-TA is designed to work with a …

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New Software for USB Strain Gauge/Load Cell DSCUSB

We’ve made some small changes to the software of our DSCUSB strain gauge to USB converter in response to a suggestion from one of our Partners in the USA. Before, interested users could only view one static page of the software if the device wasn’t connected. This hid away all the helpful functions of the …

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Wireless Telemetry Relay Module for Mains Power Switching

Capable of main power switching

T24-RM1 Wireless Telemetry Relay module offers dual 5 amp relays capable of mains power switching. These relays can be configured as high, low or window alarms to one or a sum of up to 8 x radio telemetry T24 devices. The relays can be latched and a volt free input or external command can be …

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Welcome and thanks for listening

Welcome to the first blog entry on Mantracourt’s blog site. We’ve been watching and reading blogs in the industrial market place over the years and when we decided to launch this space we felt that it would be an ideal place for technical discussions on the range of products we design and manufacture – a …

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