Data Acquisition System Solutions From Our Hardware Partners

APEX is more than a supplier, we are  your partner in turbomachinery testing!  Our software works with industry-leading hardware manufacturers and most of our hardware suppliers are authorized resellers of APEX software products!  We also offer other hardware options and can integrate with your current system upon request.

APEX Data Acquisition System Hardware Suppliers- Testing Partners

WE ARE YOUR TESTING PARTNER!

Testing Partner- Concurrent Real-time
Concurrent Real-Time SIGnal Workbench

Real-Time Data Acquisition Platforms

Concurrent offers real-time data acquisition platforms.  SIGnal Workbench solutions are available and can be custom-configured to meet the needs of your test application.  APEX DS data acquisition software works directly with SIGnal Workbench.  Combined with APEX-DS software, SIGnal Workbench offers a complete turn-key solution for acquiring, storing and processing dynamic data signals.  https://www.concurrent-rt.com/products/signal-workbench/

APEX DS Data Acquisition Software-Digital Telemetry-Testing Partner
Datatel Telemetry Transmitter & Reciever running APEX DS Software

Digital Telemetry System

datatel is an industry-leader, providing advanced telemetry systems for blade vibration, dynamic or static pressure and temperature surveys on industrial turbomachinery.  The telemetry solutions are high-performance and modular with 600+ channel capability for simultaneous transmission of static and dynamic strain gage, thermocouple and pressure transducer signals from turbomachinery rotors.  https://www.datatel-telemetry.de/en/system-technology/apex-software  

We Offer Other Hardware Options Upon Request

Testing Partner-General Standards PMC-16AI64SSA
General Standards Corporation GS PMC-16AI64SSA 64 Channel Card

PCI/PCIe Customized Hardware for Data Acquisition

APEX works directly with General Standards Corporation to create customized solutions for acquiring virtually any kind of analog input including strain, IEPE, tachometer, proximity probes, etc.  The servers can be networked together to provide very high channel counts.  Each server can acquire 96 channels with sample rates up to 200 kHz per channel.  Direct integration with low speed data acquisition systems through APEX DS application programming interface (API).  Facility control systems for single-point test control and setup using APEX DS API.  Our servers are relatively low per-channel cost for voltage inputs and can be easily upgraded at anytime.  http://www.generalstandards.com/partners.php

CUSTOMIZED SOLUTIONS: USE EXISTING DAQ HARDWARE SCALE TO ANY CHANNEL SIZE CUSTOM SETUP AND GUIDANCE YOUR TESTING PARTNER

Testing Partner- MeCalc QuantusSeries Hardware
QuantusSeries Hardware

Flexible Data Acquisition Solutions

MeCalc combines QuantusSeries acquisition and signal processing frontends with APEX DS data acquisition software providing a complete solution from accurate signal acquisition to a complete fully-featured testing environment.  Flexibility to mix and match a variety of digitizers and signal conditioning all with the ability to be networked together for large channel counts.

Testing Partner-National Instruments PXI Measurement System
National Instruments PXIe-1085 with PXIe-4497 16 Channel Card and various cards

Versatile Data Acquisition Solutions

National Instruments is an industry-leader providing modularized data acquisition systems.  Systems are scalable and can be adapted to fit almost all test requirements.  APEX-DS data acquisition software works seamlessly with NI DAQ systems offering a complete flexible package for a wide variety of test data from integrated signal conditioning for voltage, to microphone and strain measurements.

Testing Partner-Precision Filters, INC.
Precision Filters, Inc. 28000 Series Signal Conditioning System

High-end, High Quality Signal Conditioning Systems

Precision Filters gives you complete customizable solutions for signal conditioning.  Mix and match programmable conditioning for rotating machinery featuring strain, dynamic strain, bridge, charge and more.  PFI systems are also compatible with high temperature strain and piezo-electric sensors.  Measure and report transducer excitation, loop resistance and leakage resistance with automated factory acceptance and a go/no-go test verify system.  Sensor specific input cards can be used with unique options supported by a command “pass through” mechanism in APEX DS data acquisition software.  Pair PFI signal conditioning with any of the offered data acquisition systems combined with APEX DS software for a complete solution fit for any test.

Testing Partner-Prime Photonics
Prime Photonics FOCIS™ Data Capture Unit

Blade Tip Timing Data Acquisition Solutions (NSMS)

Prime Photonics FOCIS™ optical sensors and systems provide industry-leading performance in gas turbine rotor blade measurements.  Data Capture Units (DCUs) are the main focus of Prime Photonics providing customers with superior frequency response and low noise performance all while being a modular PXIe-based data acquisition hardware system.  DCUs can be remotely controlled with APEX BT software, a new addition inside APEX DAQ+ software.  Check out the blog post on the Blade Timing solution with Prime Photonics and DAQ+ software.  https://apexturbine.com/prime-photonics-real-time-daq-package/

Testing Partner-Ametek/VTI Instruments
VTI Instruments CMX09 with EMX-4250 16-Channel Card

Ruggedized Data Aquisition Systems with Integrated Signal Conditioning

VTI Instruments offers a variety of data acquisition systems including a modular system with interchangable cards.  Integrated signal conditioning and measurements interface to a host computer over an ethernet connection.  Recognizable as a leader in the industry, VTI is known for their ability to monitor and record data from a broad range of sensor signal types, including temperature, flow, pressure, rotation, strain, velocity and vibration in a variety of environments including harsh near-engine conditions.

Most APEX Partners are Authorized Resellers

For over 20 years, APEX has offered comprehensive turbine testing solutions from highly experienced designers and integrators that benefit turbomachinery OEM’s around the world. 
 
We design industry leading test solutions world-wide!  We are YOUR testing partner!

Contact Us

APEX Turbine Testing Technologies
Address: 1039 Parkway Drive Spring Hill, TN 37174
Phone: +1-931-486-0081
Fax: +1-931-486-0083
Email: info@apexturbine.com

Technical Support | Authorized Resellers

Concurrent Real-Time Signal Workbench Signal Conditioning System

Real-Time Data Acquisition Platforms

Concurrent offers real-time data acquisition platforms.  SIGnal Workbench solutions are available and can be custom-configured to meet the needs of your test application.  APEX DS data acquisition software works directly with SIGnal Workbench.  Combined with APEX-DS software, SIGnal Workbench offers a complete turn-key solution for acquiring, storing and processing dynamic data signals.  https://www.concurrent-rt.com/products/signal-workbench/

APEX DS Data Acquisition Software-Digital Telemetry-Testing Partner
Datatel Telemetry Transmitter & Reciever running APEX DS Data Acquisition

Digital Telemetry System

datatel is an industry-leader, providing advanced telemetry systems for blade vibration, dynamic or static pressure and temperature surveys on industrial turbomachinery.  The telemetry solutions are high-performance and modular with 600+ channel capability for simultaneous transmission of static and dynamic strain gage, thermocouple and pressure transducer signals from turbomachinery rotors.  https://www.datatel-telemetry.de/en/system-technology/apex-software  

We Offer Other Hardware Options Upon Request

General Standards Corporation GS PMC-16AI64SSA 64 Channel Card

PCI/PCIe Customized Hardware for Data Acquisition

APEX works directly with General Standards Corporation to create customized solutions for acquiring virtually any kind of analog input including strain, IEPE, tachometer, proximity probes, etc.  The servers can be networked together to provide very high channel counts.  Each server can acquire 96 channels with sample rates up to 200 kHz per channel.  Direct integration with low speed data acquisition systems through APEX DS application programming interface (API).  Facility control systems for single-point test control and setup using APEX DS API.  Our servers are relatively low per-channel cost for voltage inputs and can be easily upgraded at anytime.  http://www.generalstandards.com/partners.php

CUSTOM TEST SOLUTIONS

  • USE EXISTING DAQ HARDWARE
  • SCALE TO ANY CHANNEL SIZE
  • CUSTOM SETUP AND GUIDANCE
Testing Partner- MeCalc QuantusSeries Hardware
QuantusSeries Hardware

Flexible Data Acquisition Solutions

MeCalc combines QuantusSeries acquisition and signal processing frontends with APEX DS data acquisition software providing a complete solution from accurate signal acquisition to a complete fully-featured testing environment.  Flexibility to mix and match a variety of digitizers and signal conditioning all with the ability to be networked together for large channel counts.

Testing Partner-National Instruments PXI Measurement System
National Instruments PXIe-1085 with PXIe-4497 16 Channel Card and various cards

Versatile Data Acquisition Solutions

National Instruments is an industry-leader providing modularized data acquisition systems.  Systems are scalable and can be adapted to fit almost all test requirements.  APEX-DS data acquisition software works seamlessly with NI DAQ systems offering a complete flexible package for a wide variety of test data from integrated signal conditioning for voltage, to microphone and strain measurements.

Testing Partner-Precision Filters, INC.
Precision Filters, Inc. 28000 Series Signal Conditioning System

High-end, High Quality Signal Conditioning Systems

Precision Filters gives you complete customizable solutions for signal conditioning.  Mix and match programmable conditioning for rotating machinery featuring strain, dynamic strain, bridge, charge and more.  PFI systems are also compatible with high temperature strain and piezo-electric sensors.  Measure and report transducer excitation, loop resistance and leakage resistance with automated factory acceptance and a go/no-go test verify system.  Sensor specific input cards can be used with unique options supported by a command “pass through” mechanism in APEX DS data acquisition software.  Pair PFI signal conditioning with any of the offered data acquisition systems combined with APEX DS software for a complete solution fit for any test.

Testing Partner-Prime Photonics
Prime Photonics FOCIS™ Data Capture Unit

Blade Tip Timing Data Acquisition Solutions (NSMS)

Prime Photonics FOCIS™ optical sensors and systems provide industry-leading performance in gas turbine rotor blade measurements.  Data Capture Units (DCUs) are the main focus of Prime Photonics providing customers with superior frequency response and low noise performance all while being a modular PXIe-based data acquisition hardware system.  DCUs can be remotely controlled with APEX BT software, a new addition inside APEX DAQ+ software.  Check out the blog post on the Blade Timing solution with Prime Photonics and DAQ+ software.  https://apexturbine.com/prime-photonics-real-time-daq-package/

Testing Partner-Ametek/VTI Instruments
VTI Instruments CMX09 with EMX-4250 16-Channel Card

Ruggedized Data Aquisition Systems with Integrated Signal Conditioning

VTI Instruments offers a variety of data acquisition systems including a modular system with interchangable cards.  Integrated signal conditioning and measurements interface to a host computer over an ethernet connection.  Recognizable as a leader in the industry, VTI is known for their ability to monitor and record data from a broad range of sensor signal types, including temperature, flow, pressure, rotation, strain, velocity and vibration in a variety of environments including harsh near-engine conditions.

Most APEX Partners are Authorized Resellers

For over 20 years, APEX has offered comprehensive turbine testing solutions from highly experienced designers and integrators that benefit turbomachinery OEM’s around the world. 
 
We design industry leading test solutions world-wide!

Contact Us

APEX Turbine Testing Technologies
Address: 1039 Parkway Drive Spring Hill, TN 37174
Phone: +1-931-486-0081
Fax: +1-931-486-0083
Email: info@apexturbine.com

 

Technical Support

 Authorized Resellers

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