Vehicle Dynamics, Durability, and Safety News

In this issue of Kistler News, you can discover how Kistler KiRoad Performance – the mobile control unit for RoaDyn® wheel force sensors – can deliver precise wheel force measurements with the minimum of effort on configuration.

Our User Report explains how Kistler's vehicle dynamics team has achieved far more accurate results than were possible with previous technologies. We also brief you on the latest product developments for vehicle safety.

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Vehicle Dynamics, Durability, and Safety News
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07.06.
Engine Research & Development News
The latest issue of Kistler News is now online.
03.05.
Kistler View 2016
Learn more about what motivates us and what we are striving for this year in the latest Kistler View.
01.02.
Celebrating 30 Years of Kistler Japan – and Launching a Brand-new Website
Kistler Japan Celebrates its 30th Anniversary and Thanks Its Loyal Customers.
04.12.
Award for Best Handling!
NCFR Joining Module Honored at Motek for Best Handling and Assembly
15.10.
Engine Research & Development News
The latest issue of Kistler News is now online.
22.09.
KiBox Software Update
Download KiBox Cockpit V2.1 for free and discover new features.
03.09.
Qualitätssicherung ist keine Glückssache
Seminar zur Qualitätssicherung in der industriellen Fertigung – jetzt anmelden.
20.08.
TOP 100 Seal of Approval for Innovative Capability
Kistler Automotive GmbH honored as one of Germany's most innovative companies
29.06.
Update Kistler MARS 2.1
Kistler's software for force plates offers a host of new features for performance diagnostics in sports and...
26.06.
Parkour: Load Test for the Joints
A fascinating TV report on the trendy sport ‘Parkour’ – with Kistler force plates playing a hidden but...
12.06.
Process-reliable series production and cost efficiency
At Chinaplas 2015 Kistler will be presenting solutions for zero-defect production, process monitoring and data...
22.04.
Kistler View 2015
Kistler partners with OEMs and keeps the finger on the pulse of Industry 4.0
23.03.
Programmable sequence control for integrated quality assurance
At SIAF 2015 Kistler will be presenting advanced versions of its proven maXYmos product family
13.02.
Kistler Presents CoMo DataCenter 2.0 for Analyzing Injection Molding Processes
Wide range of options for optimizing the quality assurance through documenting and evaluating production data...
14.10.
Cost-efficiency of injection molding, mass production of lightweight components as well as documentation and evaluation of production data are the focus for Internation-al Plastics Fair 2014
New COPQ tool, reproducible mass production of lightweight structures and analysis of Injection Molding...
29.09.
Kistler showcases solutions for precise control and monitoring of production processes at The Assembly Show
Users obtain a full range of force–displacement measurement systems from one source
29.09.
Programmable sequence control for integrated quality assurance
At Motek 2014 Kistler will be presenting advanced versions of its proven maXYmos product family
24.09.
Kistler is setting new standards for electromechanical NC joining systems with the maXYmos NC
Extending the maXYmos product range to control and monitor production processes and quality assurance
03.06.
Sensors and Electronics for Extreme Conditions.
At Sensor + Test 2014 Kistler is presenting many new features from the field of measurement electronics in...
26.05.
Kistler showcases solutions for precise control and monitoring of production processes at Automatica 2014
Users obtain a full range of force–displacement measurement systems from one source
19.05.
Kistler Group continues on growth course
The Kistler Group achieved sales of 285 million CHF in 2013, thus marking a slight growth in comparison with...
06.02.
Change to Kistler Group’s business field management
Dr.-Ing. Oliver Schnerr, Head of Sales of the Industrial Process Control (IPC) division, hands over the...
14.01.
Kistler presents innovations in process reliability through integrated quality control at SPS IPC Drives
From flexible torque sensors to complete test stands for highly-efficient electric drives
11.11.
Miniature Cavity Pressure Sensors Now With Exchangeable Cables For Easy Maintenance
1 mm pressure sensor Type 6183C with a new design
16.09.
Cavity Pressure Sensors for More Transparency in Composite Production
Monitoring, open- and closed-loop control of RTM and SMC processes
13.08.
End-to-End Process Monitoring of Molded Class A Surfaces
New longitudinal measuring pin for non-contact cavity pressure measuring
24.07.
SENSOR+TEST 2013: Acceleration sensors for heavy-duty applications
Kistler Goes Beyond Limits: Acceleration sensors for heavy-duty applications at the SENSOR+TEST 2013
06.05.
Kistler Goes Beyond Limits
Kistler Goes Beyond Limits: High-tech sensors for heavy-duty applications at the SENSOR+TEST 2013
08.04.
Kistler Group Turnover Rises to 279 million Swiss Francs
In 2012, the Kistler Group reached a record turnover of 279 million Swiss francs with an increase in turnover...
20.03.
Kistler Group and MTS Cooperate to Enhance the Road Simulation Experience
Kistler Group, a leading global provider of sensors for measuring pressure, force, torque and acceleration,...
19.03.
Kistler auf der SPS/IPC/DRIVES 2012 in Nürnberg: 100 % Qualität durch Drehmomentmessung in Produktprüfung und Prüfstandstechnik
Kistler präsentiert auf der Fachmesse SPS/IPC/DRIVES in Nürnberg (24. bis 26. November 2012) am Stand 4A-451...
15.11.
Fakuma News: New Strain Transmitter Offers Effective Mold Protection for High-Speed Injection Molding Machines
At the Fakuma trade show in Friedrichshafen/Germany (from 16 until 20 October, 2012), Kistler will present a...
08.10.
Fakuma News: New Cavity Pressure Sensor for RTM Makes Composite Production More Transparent
At the Fakuma trade show in Friedrichshafen/Germany (from 16 until 20 October, 2012) Kistler will present its...
08.10.
Fakuma News: Achieving 100 % Quality Injection Molding Even Faster with New Features for the CoMo Injection Process Monitoring System
The new firmware upgrade V2.4 for Kistler's CoMo Injection process monitoring system offers better...
08.10.
Kistler at Motek 2012 in Stuttgart: maXYmos XY Monitors for In-Process Quality Monitoring and Product Testing to Achieve 100 % Quality in Joining and Assembly
Stand 5535, Hall 5 of the Motek trade fair in Stuttgart (October 8th – 11th 2012): Kistler will be in...
21.09.
Kistler Group Continues to Expand
Kistler Group continues to expand: revenues up 20 %, strengthening of customer-specific development capacities...
10.09.
Kistler Gruppe weiterhin auf Expansionskurs
Kistler Gruppe weiterhin auf Expansionskurs: Umsatzsteigerung um 20 %, Stärkung der kundenspezifischen...
10.09.
DTI Technology Now at Kistler
With the acquisition of the DTI Technology ("Digital Transducer Interface") from Hentschel System GmbH,...
29.06.
Kistler Gruppe erwirbt "Digital Transducer Interface Technologie" (DTI)
Mit dem Erwerb der DTI-Technologie ("Digital Transducer Interface") von der Hentschel System GmbH, Hannover,...
29.06.
Kistler at Automatica 2012 in Munich: In-Process Quality Monitoring and Product Testing for 100% Quality in Joining and Assembly
At the Automatica Trade Fair, which will take place from 22 through 24 May, 2012 in Munich/Germany, Kistler...
08.05.
Kistler Goes Beyond the Limits: High-Tech Sensors for Heavy-Duty Applications Presented at SENSOR+TEST 2012
Kistler sensors and systems deliver an impressive performance where products from other suppliers come to...
07.05.
Kistler Supports CIRP Conference on High Performance Cutting in Zurich
CIRP focuses on cutting because this method of machining components is one of the key production processes.
15.03.
Kistler at MEDTEC Europe 2012: 100 % Quality with Process Monitoring for Injection Molding, Assembly and Product Inspection
In-process quality assurance solutions made by Kistler Group have proven their high efficiency for...
17.02.
Kistler Group Remains on Growth Path with Sales of 235 Million Swiss Francs, Continuing Healthy Order Book and Acquisition of Another Company
Despite difficult conditions, with sales growth over 11 % Kistler still achieved a sound result in 2011.
01.02.
Kistler at SPS/IPC/DRIVES 2011 in Nuremberg: 100 % Quality Through Measuring Torque in Product Testing and on Test Stands
On Stand 4A-451 in Hall 4A of the SPS/IPC/DRIVES exhibition from 22 to 24 November 2011 in Nuremberg, Kistler...
02.11.
Flexible and Maintenance-free, Precise and Digital: The new KiTorq Torque Measuring Flange from Kistler
By designing a measuring unit and an evaluation unit as separate assemblies, and introducing modular...
02.11.
Kistler Launches World First at Fakuma 2011: Automatic Online Prediction of Quality of Injection Molded Parts
This year's Fakuma sees Kistler showing a system for online prediction of the quality of injection molded...
20.10.
New Features in CoMo Injection Process Monitoring System Make 100 % Injection Molding Quality Even Easier to Achieve
Kistler brings the quality-minded injection molder another substantial step closer to zero-defect production.
19.10.
XY Monitor maXYmos BL now with Enhanced Functions and PC Software for Analyzing and Documenting Process Data
As an XY monitor for process monitoring and product testing, the maXYmos BL Type 5867A… from Kistler has...
28.09.
Cleanroom Compatible NC Joining Module NCFT for Small Joining and Test Forces with Cable Free Signal Transmission
Telemetric transmission of the force signal without having to rely on a cable, and suitability for use in...
28.09.
Reasonably Priced NC Joining Module NCFB Now with Additional Measuring Ranges of 15 kN and 5 kN
Kistler is expanding its selection of electromechanical NC joining modules NCFB Type 2160A… with versions...
28.09.
Kistler Group on a Steady Course for Growth with Orders Up 50 %
The Kistler Group based in Winterthur, Switzerland, looks back on a successful 2010 financial year with sales...
03.02.
High-Sensitivity, Miniature Triaxial K-Beam® MEMS Capacitive Accelerometer Family
Kistler, worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of...
10.12.
High-Sensitivity, Single Axis K-Beam® MEMS Capacitive Accelerometer
Kistler, worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of...
24.11.
New Generation of Triaxial PiezoBeam® Accelerometer
Kistler's new generation of triaxial PiezoBeam® accelerometer Type 8688A(x) offers best-in-class sensitivity...
10.11.
Kistler and STASA develop an automatic method for the prognosis of injection molded part quality
Swiss company Kistler Instrumente AG of Winterthur is the leading international supplier of sensors and...
29.10.
New Press Force Sensor Type 9393A… for 0 … 700 kN
The new press force sensor Type 9393A… extends the successful Press Force series of sensors to a measuring...
10.09.
World' First: Kistler Presents Unique Combined Pressure and Temperature Sensor with Front Diameter of Just 1 mm for Injection Molding
With the new combined pressure and temperature sensor Type 6188A… Kistler establishes another milestone in the...
06.09.
New DAQ-System with DynoWare Acquisition and Evaluation Software Offers High Sampling Rate and USB Connection
Kistler has developed its new data acquisition (DAQ) system Type 5697A… for recording data in R&D laboratory...
21.07.
Kistler's Lorch Production Site Commissions New Calibration Unit for Torque Sensors and Torque Systems
Kistler has commissioned an additional calibration unit for torque sensors on its Lorch production site.
09.07.
Three Acquisitions Complete Kistler Range of Vehicle Measurement Systems
As a development partner of the automobile industry the Kistler Group aims to provide vehicle manufacturers...
08.06.
Kistler Group Awarded Major Contract in India
The Kistler Group has been awarded the contract for instrumentation of three crash centers for the Indian...
19.04.
Kistler involved in winter testing: expert support during test runs under extreme conditions
In order to optimise processes inside an engine, it is extremely important to have a true picture of the...
07.04.
New Reasonably Priced Basic Line Torque Sensor with Contactfree Signal Transmission
New Type 4520A... Basic Line provides a cost-effective torque sensor based upon strain gage technology.
13.01.
Kistler Extends its Successful Series of Press Force Sensors
The well established Kistler press force sensors are based on the piezoelectric measuring principle.
10.12.
Joining in Extremely Confined Spaces with New Electromechanical NC Joining Module NCFS
Successful automation of joining processes where room is at a premium and joining stations closely spaced...
18.11.
Kistler Group Acquires KT Automotive GmbH
The Kistler Group acquired KT Automotive GmbH based in Munich, Germany, in an all-stock transaction on 22...
23.10.
CoMo Injection with MultiFlow Balances Hot-Runner Molds on Basis of Cavity Pressure
The curve of cavity pressure during injection molding is the critical process variable for evaluating part...
14.09.
Kistler CAD Download Service Brings Sensors and Electronics Straight into Design
To allow direct incorporation of Kistler products into CAD designs, the Kistler CAD Download Service offers...
01.07.
Kistler Group Acquires Corrsys-Datron Sensorsysteme GmbH
The Kistler Group has acquired Corrsys-Datron Sensorsysteme GmbH based in Wetzlar, Germany, in an all-stock...
30.04.
Kistler Engaged in Long-term Testing of the Dresden Measuring Tram
The roll-out of the world's first measuring tram took place in Dresden, Germany, on 5 March with the handover...
09.03.
Kistler Group Takes Over MSC Automotive GmbH
The Kistler Group took over MSC Automotive GmbH based in Schwieberdingen, Germany, in an all-stock transaction...
15.01.