Tag Archive: DATS

Sep 17

Sound Mapping Software Example

Here is a short example using the DATS Sound Mapping software to identify the source of noise from a 4-cylinder car engine.

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[Video] Exporting DATS datasets in non-linear format

To complement our recent post on Exporting DATS datasets in non-linear format here is James Wren demonstrating the method.

Feb 27

Exporting DATS datasets in non-linear format

Loaded Linear Data

The following tutorial shows in detail how to use Prosig DATS to export data in a non-linear format. DATS stores all data in linear format. When you export data you are exporting the raw stored data. Therefore, to export data in a non-linear fashion we must convert the data to non-linear scale (dB for our example) …

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Feb 19

The end for Windows XP. Are you ready?

Microsoft has recently announced that security updates and patches for its Windows XP operating system will end from 08 April 2014. http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows/enterprise/endofsupport.aspx Many organisations are now having to update older PCs and laptops to Windows 7 or Windows 8.

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Sep 17

Creating calculated signals with DATS Acquisition

Transducer sensitivity curve

Case Study: What can I do if the transducer I am using has a non-linear sensitivity over its measuring range? Abstract Recently a PROSIG user wanted to measure a specific temperature parameter on a running engine. The transducer being used was one of the engine sensors built into the engine operating system to minimize engine …

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[Video] Creating speed signals for data with no speed information

So you’ve got some noise and/or vibration data from a rotating machine, but no speed information. Surely that means you can’t analyse against speed or do any order analysis, right? Well, not quite!

The DATS Rotating Machinery option now comes with a tool to create speed v time data using your noise or vibration signals.

Watch the video to find out how…

 

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[Video] Storing FRFs, coherence & time series

James Wren (Prosig UK) explains how to store FRFs, coherence and/or time series data in modal hammer testing using Prosig’s P8000 & DATS software.

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[Video] What are nodes, components & structures in modal testing

James Wren (Prosig UK) explains how nodes, components & structures are used in modal hammer testing using Prosig’s P8000 & DATS software.

Status update

For anyone curious about Prosig’s DATS software & P8000 hardware running under the newly released Microsoft Windows 8 we can report that everything works as smoothly as ever.

Here at Prosig we’ve been using the hardware & software on the preview versions of Windows 8 for a few months now. Since the final release hit the streets recently we can confirm that there are no known compatibility issues with DATS, P8000 and the new operating system.

If you have any specific questions please email us at support@prosig.com

 

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