Thyracont Vacuum Instruments (click for a closer look)

Established in 1970, Thyracont has an extraordinary 53-year history of consistent innovation of vacuum measurement instruments and related accessories. For decades, Thyracont has set the standard for new product concepts in vacuum measurement.

A few notable examples:

  • 1970: World’s first elastic tungsten filament, which extended the useful lifetime of vacuum sensors to multiple decades
  • 1976: World’s first Piezo vacuum transducer for measuring rough vacuum
  • 1982: World’s first microprocessor controller for combined measurement of vacuum and temperature
  • 1987: World’s first digital vacuum controller for solvent recovery
  • 1988: World’s first battery-operated handheld vacuum gauge with integral sensor and digital display
  • 1990: World’s first wide-range vacuum measurement transducer
  • 1998: First generation Smartline family of digital wide-range vacuum transducers
  • 2013: Second generation Smartline family of digital wide-range vacuum transducers
  • 2017: Thyracont transducers that output match over 100 competitor products
  • 2018: VSL Smartline load-lock transducer, with both absolute and relative vacuum measurement sensors
  • 2018: Bluetooth wireless connectivity

Today’s Thyracont major product offering consists of these major product groups:

  • VD8 family of Compact Data Logging digital vacuum gauges for measurement from above atmospheric pressure to 0.5 mTorr
  • Analogline low-cost vacuum transducers for measurement from above atmospheric pressure to 1 mTorr with either 0-10 volt or 4-20 mA outputs
  • Smartline digital vacuum transducers for measurement from above atmospheric pressure to UHV
  • Single, dual, and four-channel vacuum controllers
  • Vacuum switches
  • VacuGraph software
  • Accessories, spares, and service

Please contact us for a firm price quotation. UVT is an authorized Thyracont distributor in the United States and Canada.