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Sensors Monitors & Transducers -> Sensors & Detectors -> Force & Load & Strain Sensors


Force & Load & Strain Sensors







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Load Cells feature hermetic sealing.

Load Cells feature hermetic sealing.

Mettler-Toledo International Inc.    Greifensee 8606  Switzerland
Jun 12, 2014 Made of nickel-plated carbon steel with hermetic sealing for dusty and humid environments, Models SLB215 and SLB415 cover capacities from 110 kg to 4.4 tons. Model SLB415 has blind-hole design for optimized metrology performance, while Model SLB215 has threaded load introduction to facilitate integration. Fully approved to cover OIML, NTEP, ATEX, and FM standards, beam load cells are suited for weighing in logistics, instruments, and general machine building.

Rotary Torque Transducer  withstands extreme vibration.

Rotary Torque Transducer withstands extreme vibration.

Sensordata    Sterling Heights, MI 48314
Jun 10, 2014 Supplied with Bluetooth remote base station, BT4000 Series Wireless Coupled Flange Drive Rotary Torque Sensor can measure torque up to 8,000 Nm at speeds to 7,000 rpm with analog voltage, digital, or frequency signal outputs. Encapsulated electronics provide strain gauge bridge excitation, bridge output amplification, and amplified signal conversion into 16-bit digital word. Any device equipped to receive 2.4 GHz Bluetooth data can receive signals from BT4000 Series for subsequent processing.

USB Output Load Cells have high-speed, low-profile design.

USB Output Load Cells have high-speed, low-profile design.

Omega Engineering, Inc.    Stamford, CT 06907
Jun 03, 2014 Constructed of stainless steel to survive harsh industrial environments, LC411-USBH Series connects directly to and is powered by computer's USB port. No additional power supply is needed, and series is capable of achieving speeds to 1,000 readings/sec. While included PC software facilitates logging of data and charting readings, .NET APIs and command set allow for command line access. Dual Bridge models are available, and 5-Point NIST Traceable calibration is provided.

Touch Fingerprint Sensor targets Android smartphones.

Fingerprint Cards AB    Gothenburg   Sweden
Jun 02, 2014 Specifically developed to be mounted as home button on front side of Android smartphone or tablet, Model FPC1150 features elongated form that allows 360° rotation. Device offers optimized 3D pixel sensing technology that reads virtually any finger, dry or wet. Coated with robust surface, sensor resists daily abrasion and is capable of more than 10 million finger placements. Device consumes less than 5 mA and supports both Android™ and Windows™ operating systems.

Force Measuring Device targets machine tool clamping systems.

Force Measuring Device targets machine tool clamping systems.

Röhm Products of America    Lawrenceville, GA 30243
May 28, 2014 Designed to measure pull-in force of machine tool clamping systems, F-senso Device can detect changes in force before they affect machining quality. Product is engineered for use with clamping systems for smaller tool shanks, including HSK A 25, A 32, and A 40 as well as steep taper SK [CAT/BT 30. Fitted with adapters for HSK or steep taper shanks, F-senso is pulled into spindle taper of machine tool and provides exact measure of pull-in force, covering range of 0–3,370 lb.

Stability Sensor performs over wide range of conditions.

Tekscan    South Boston, MA 02127
May 16, 2014 Made from pressure sensitive ink, FlexiForce® Enhanced Stability Series 301 (ESS301) is capable of measuring force and pressure in environments with temperatures up to 85°C and relative humidity up to 95%. Force range is up to 100 lb using recommended circuitry and can be extended via reduction of drive voltage (VT) or resistance value of feedback resistor (RF). By increasing VT or RF, sensitivity can be increased for measurement of lower forces.

Weigh Modules continuously monitor load cell performance.

Mettler-Toledo International Inc.    Greifensee 8606  Switzerland
May 08, 2014 By providing continuous load cell monitoring, SWB605 PowerMount Weigh Modules discover variances before they impact productivity, allowing manufacturers to avoid errors such as load cell overload and out-of-range temperatures. POWERCELL-equipped load cells with on-board microprocessors also adjust weighing signal to compensate for environmental changes. This allows modules to provide accurate weighing regardless of temperature, linearity, hysteresis, and creep.

Impact Detection Systems fit all lift truck vehicles.

Integrated Visual Data Technology, Inc.    Oakville, ON L6L0A7
Mar 13, 2014 By gathering information related to material handling impact events and displaying light or heavy impact levels, IVDT Defender Series enables users to control and modify operator behavior with notifications before damage occurs. IM2 records operator and impact occurrence allowing management to further investigate noticeable damage, while IM3 adds Bluetooth or wireless capability for remote, real-time management. ED4 and ED5 offer load weighing, fleet management, and OSHA safety check options.

Tension/Compression Force Tester has 1,500 lbf limit.

Tension/Compression Force Tester has 1,500 lbf limit.

Mark-10 Corp.    Copiague, NY 11726
Feb 18, 2014 Available for laboratory and production environments, Model ESM1500 configurable, single-column force tester can be used with indicator-load cell combination or with force gauge. Hand-activated, force-based positioning simplifies test setup, while travel, clearance, and depth accommodate range of tests. Various test methods may be satisfied through control unit, allowing configuration of test speed, force and distance limits, cycling, preload, and other functions–all protected by password.

In-Line Tensioner suits die cutting and tube manufacturing.

In-Line Tensioner suits die cutting and tube manufacturing.

Montalvo Corporation    Gorham, ME 04038
Feb 14, 2014 Utilizing CD Series Brake, i4 Tension Indicator, and pair of ES-LR Live Roller Load Cells, custom In-Line Tensioner System enables operators to manually adjust output to brake to create exact desired tension level based on precise tension feedback provided from load cells displayed on indicator. This eliminates guesswork in adjusting tension by touching web. Automatic version utilizing S4 Closed Loop Tension Controller is also available.

Mechanical Foam Testing Systems test to ASTM D3574, ISO 2439.

ADMET    Norwood, MA 02062
Jan 23, 2014 Foam, furniture, and seating testers, controlled by MTESTQuattro® software, perform common foam compression tests according to ASTM D3574, ISO 2439, and other standards. Various frame sizes accommodate sample sizes up to 24 x 24 in., and options are available to perform tensile, tear, elongation, adhesion, fatigue, and dynamic testing for foam, furniture, and seating. Systems include eXpert 5952F dynamic fatigue foam tester and 4 models of eXpert 5630F standard static foam tester.

Packaging Testing Tools suit manufacturing factory applications.

Packaging Testing Tools suit manufacturing factory applications.

Labthink International,Inc.    Medford, MA 02155
Jan 16, 2014 Testing systems of  i-Process series system comprise 3 major parts: testing instruments, wireless data receiving unit, and control center. Used for accelerated packaging testing and QC, products include seal tester, headspace gas analyzer, volume and weight tester, leak tester, and torque tester. Each is designed mechanically and functionally available for applications in manufacturing factory and can adapt critical manufacturing conditions as well as provide QC support.

Loop Tack Tester measures adhesive strength per ASTM standard.

Brookfield Engineering Laboratories, Inc.    Middleboro, MA 02346
Dec 20, 2013 Used with CT3 Texture Analyzer, which operates in both compression and tension modes, Model TA-LTT tests adhesive strength of materials per ASTM D2979. Sample is adhered to slide that is placed in bottom fixture. Top of sample is then gripped by upper clamp and CT3 Tester applies tension, measuring force required to break adhesive bond. Offering range of test modes, TexturePro CT Software generates detailed analytical data for each test and produces statistical reports over multiple samples.

Machining and Assembly Robots offer integrated force control.

Machining and Assembly Robots offer integrated force control.

ABB Robotics, Inc.    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Dec 17, 2013 With Integrated Force Control, ABB Assembly and Machining Robots can handle process variations with real-time external inputs. Robots react to surroundings and deviate from programmed path or speed based on feedback from force sensor. They can also mimic motions of human arm to find correct position to assemble part. Edges and contours are followed precisely regardless of workpiece orientation. Integrated into ABB's hardware and software, force sensor is protected against overload and EMC.

Large Display Strain Gauge optimizes measurement accuracy.

Large Display Strain Gauge optimizes measurement accuracy.

Red Lion Controls    York, PA 17406 9428
Nov 26, 2013 Available in NEMA4X/IP64 sealed enclosure with 2¼ or 4 in. display, Large Display Strain Gauge accepts most load cell and strain gauge inputs. Unit communicates real-time weight information to database or management system for accurate monitoring, storage, and reporting. With alarming setpoints and digital display that is readable from up to 180 ft away, operators are automatically alerted and can see when weight limits are being approached or exceeded.

Box Compression Tester performs crushing force, stacking tests.

Box Compression Tester performs crushing force, stacking tests.

Labthink International,Inc.    Medford, MA 02155
Nov 26, 2013 Designed for determination of compressive resistance, deformation, and stacking capability of cartons, beehive crates, and other package types, i-Boxtek 1700 supports online data management and data monitoring. Test modes include crushing force test, stacking test A, and stacking test B, and test speeds of 5, 10, and 12.7 mm/min are available. Offering 0.6 x 0.6 x 0.61 m test space, system has accuracy of 1% of reading value, 1 N force resolution, and 0.1 mm deformation resolution.

Force Gage serves can lidding, bottle capping applications.

Force Gage serves can lidding, bottle capping applications.

Kurt Manufacturing Company    Minneapolis, MA 55413
Nov 07, 2013 Without requiring filling machines to be shut down, Top-Load Gage enables real-time gaging of can and bottling capping seal forces with computerized accuracy, control, and data recording at full line speed. Capping system corrections and adjustments can be made on-the-fly, and user-configurable gage can also be used to capture axial force during transit. Data is stored in flash memory with capacity of up to 20,000 samples at collection speeds of up to 500 readings/sec.

Custom Load Solutions address unique applications.

PCB Piezotronics, Inc.    Depew, NY 14043 2495
Oct 17, 2013 Custom transducerizing – taking structural component of system and gauging it to measure load – solutions are available to meet application needs. Offered in various mechanical configurations (low-profile, canister, rod-end, s-type), load cells include general-purpose and fatigue-rated types. PCB stock general-purpose load cells come in 25–200,000 lb capacities, with standard static error band (±0.04%–0.06%) non-linearity, hysteresis, non-repeatability, and extraneous load sensitivity.

Load Cell provides ribbon width web control.

Load Cell provides ribbon width web control.

Montalvo Corporation    Gorham, ME 04038
Aug 27, 2013 Designed for applications utilizing cantilever rollers or pulleys, XR Load Cell provides accurate and repeatable tension for very narrow webs or applications running wire, filaments, rope, or other types of single strands. Unit features 100% stainless steel body and is available in through-frame single bolt or flange mount with standard load ratings of 10 lb and 25 lb. Other load ratings are available upon request. Customers specify diameter, profile, material, and finish of roller or pulley.

Digital Force/Torque Indicator offers sophisticated functions.

Digital Force/Torque Indicator offers sophisticated functions.

Mark-10 Corp.    Copiague, NY 11726
Aug 16, 2013 Offering functions for tension, compression, and torque measurement requirements, Model 7i interfaces with Plug & Test™ remote sensors. All calibration and configuration data is saved within sensors' smart connectors, allowing interchangeability. Respectively, max capacities for force and torque sensors are 10,000 lbF and 5,000 lbFin. Sampling rate is 14,000 Hz, memory stores up to 5,000 readings, and user-defined unit of measurement can be configured for special applications.




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