Load & Force & Torque Indicators

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Force Measuring Device targets machine tool clamping systems.

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. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Mechanical Power Transmission

In-Line Tensioner suits die cutting and tube manufacturing.

February 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. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Force/Torque Indicator offers sophisticated functions.

August 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. Read More

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Medical Handgrip Dynamometer features digital display.

July 17, 2013

Constructed with lightweight molded body, microFET utilizes precision electronic load cells to eliminate possibility of oil leakage that can occur with hydraulic units. Bluetooth technology allows for wireless use with clinical or data collection research software to optimize accuracy and accessibility. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

General Peeling Jig measures lid strength.

July 16, 2013

Designed to measure force required to peel lid off sealed container, Model TA-GPJ can be adjusted to remove lid at 0, 45, or 90°. General Peeling Jig is suited for variety of applications, including foods and beverages, dairy products, and pharmaceuticals. Stand-alone CT3 Tester, operating in both compression and tension modes, uses TexturePro CT software to automate test procedures and generate valuable analytical data. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pull-Off Testers store complete record of test.

February 14, 2013

Designed to facilitate operation, DY-2 pull-off testers have integrated, feedback-controlled motor and provide fully automated test at constant load rate. Load rate and all test results required by application are recorded to ensure standards compliance, and mode of failure can be recorded along with test result. Suited for field testing applications, portable testers offer automatic calculation of bond strength as well as DY-Link software for complete reporting of load rate. Read More

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Handheld Force Gauge includes diverse measurement information.

November 13, 2012

Suited for ergonomists, engineers, and other industry professionals, ergoFET push pull force gauge includes measurement information that improves data collection for ergonomic and engineering assessments. Supplementing standard output measurements, included information covers average force of test and sustained force. Instrument can measure force up to 300 lb from multiple directions at once, features LCD windows with brightness control, and can hold up to 30 tests. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ultrasonic Monitoring Device meets bolting professionals' needs.

August 13, 2012

Equipped with display featuring 2.4 x 1.8 in. viewable area, BoltScope Pro can measure bolt load, elongation, stress, and percentage of strain at nanosecond intervals with ±0.00001 in. resolution. Loaded and unloaded bolt readings can be compared instantly, and as many as 8,000 readings can be stored in multiple groups for detailed comparisons. Also, battery-powered unit can be configured for linear regression or vector readings to assist load measurement optimization. Read More

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Programmable Universal Force Tester offers PC control.

June 22, 2012

Accommodating diverse applications in medical device, packaging, automotive, and other industries, ESM301 test stand v2 offers 300 lbf capacity, overload protection, and PC control. Latter lets user control stand via custom program or legacy Nexygen(TM) TCD software. Modular mechanical design allows frame to be separated from controller for custom mounting applications, and feature configuration platform enables selection of individual functions. Read More

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Wire Terminal Pull Tester accommodates up to 0.25 in. samples.

March 2, 2012

Applying up to 200 lbf, Model WT3-200 measures pull-off force of wire and tube terminations. Backlit graphic LCD displays real-time force, peak force, and programmable pass/fail limits. Data can be transferred to PC or other data collector via USB, RS-232, Mitutoyo, or analog outputs. Able to store 1,000 readings and calculate statistics, tester includes break detection feature that can be configured to automatically output data, store data, and zero display upon sample break. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pick-and-Place Machine measures placing force.

February 1, 2012

Available as option on FLX2011 Series machines, placing force measurement system consists of chuck where actual placement takes place. Chuck allows for processing of substrates such as PCBs with max size of 200 x 200 x 3 mm. By means of software plug-in, actual placement force from 0-5 N ±0.5 N can be predefined. Spring characteristic is calibrated for each nozzle and data is stored in database. Read More

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Tension Indicator provides 24 V alarm output.

November 8, 2011

Offering either single or multiple tension zone monitoring, Model i4-HD can be supplied with analog or LCD digital meter displays. Unit provides excitation voltage as well as zero and calibration circuitry. Output can interface with PLC, PC, or DC/AC or servo drives. Compatible with most semiconductor strain gauge and foil gauge load cells, Model i4-HD delivers accurate and repeatable web tension. Read More

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Digital Force/Torque Indicators have interchangeable sensors.

October 6, 2011

Models 5i and 3i, featuring backlit graphic LCDs and Plug and Test(TM) technology, save all calibration and configuration data within sensors' smart connectors. Force sensors are available in capacities up to 10,000 lbf, and torque sensors are available in capacities up to 5,000 lbf-in. At up to 7,000 Hz, Indicator sampling rates enable accurate results for quick-action tests. Data can be transferred to PC or data collectors via USB, RS-232, Mitutoyo, or analog outputs. Read More

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Hand Force Measuring System helps assess occupational safety.

April 29, 2011

Type 9809A hand force measuring system is designed for short- and long-term assessments of biomechanical forces, loads, or applied stresses to objects or machines. System features 2 hand force measuring handles with charge amplifiers, as well as USB interface, datalogger with CompactFlash card, DAQ system, software, and cables. Included multi-component piezoelectric force transducer offers dynamic measurements in 3 orthogonal directions. Unit requires laptop PC with USB port for operation. Read More

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Compact Digital Force Gauges feature wide capacity range.

March 11, 2011

With capacities from 0.12-500 lb, sampling rate of 2,000 Hz, and accuracy of better than ±0.3% FS, Series 3 is designed for tension and compression force testing in QC, manufacturing, and R/D areas. Product integrates backlit graphic display and accommodates data output to PC via USB. Overload protected to 150% of capacity, handheld or test stand/fixture-mounted devices measure 2.5 x 3.9 x 1.5 in. and come with MESUR(TM) Lite basic data collection software for data tabulation/exporting. Read More

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Torque Testers accept expanded variety of torque tools.

October 11, 2010

Designed to test hand-operated torque screwdrivers, wrenches, and other tools, STA Torque Tool Testers feature solid aluminum housing for years of service in production or laboratory use. Universal receptacle with square drive and grooves accepts common bits and attachments. Available in 12, 50, and 100 lb-in. capacities, testers provide ±0.5% ±1 digit FS accuracy. Units capture peak torque in both clockwise and counterclockwise directions and offer selectable units of measurement. Read More

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Digital Force Gauge suits QC, manufacturing, and R/D areas.

October 7, 2010

Designed for tension and compression force testing, Series 4 includes capacity ranges from 0.12-500 lb and is accurate to better than ±0.2% FS. Sampling rate of 3,000 Hz produces accurate results, even for quick-action tests; backlit LCD displays legible characters; and menu navigation accelerates access to gauge features and configurable parameters. Along with data output via USB, RS-232, Mitutoyo (Digimatic), or analog, gauge offers on-board data memory for up to 50 readings. Read More

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Tension Measurement Device targets pre-stressed wire/cable.

March 15, 2010

Digiforce noncontact tension measurement device is battery-powered, handheld instrument that measures tensile forces via magnetic sensor once wire or cable is struck with included mallet. Frequencies of 3-70 Hz are used to measure vibrations, while software processes only frequencies of interest that contribute to measurement. On-board data logging, LCD, and RS232 port/USB converter for downloads to host PC are included. System operates in temperatures from -10 to +50°C. Read More

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Load Cells suit low force measurement applications.

January 4, 2010

Offering full range measurement capabilities to 60 g, with 12 mV/V FS output and infinite resolution, SS2/SS3 series enables low forces to be resolved down to fraction of 1 g. Bonded semiconductor strain gage technology confers sensitivity, while robust design provides immunity to effects of eccentric loading, side loading, and bending moments. With low deflection and high-frequency response, units can measure peak and transient forces over operating temperature range of -20 to +90°C. Read More

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Tension Indicators feature compact, general-purpose design.

October 29, 2009

Powered by 24 Vdc, EasyView tension indicators amplify web tension signal from transducers installed in machine's web path. Web tension amplifier displays tension reading on analog or digital meter, while supplying isolated 0-to-10 Vdc tension signal output to PLC, drive, or controller. Zero and calibration settings are stored digitally, allowing stable and drift-free output over time and temperature variations. Full enclosure and open panel mount versions are available. Read More