Tension Indicators

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

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Fasteners & Hardware

Tension Ties and Tools have self-locking cable tie design.

October 25, 2007

Suited for fastening of armored cable, pipe, tubing, conduit, and rubber boots, PAN-STEEL® Stainless Steel Retained Tension Ties and Tools deliver secure fastening solution for mechanical applications. They come in standard, light heavy, and heavy cross sections with 2 design options. Clamp design (MRT series) offers tight fastening of rigid materials in high vibration and harsh environments. For fluid applications, 360° seal design (MRS series) eliminates gaps under head of tie. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage

Tensioning Device aids installation of cable-pull switches.

February 1, 2007

Designed to speed installation of emergency cable-pull switches, Series S900 features on-board wire clamp and anti-slip design to minimize need for readjustments. It requires only single tool to secure wire clamp and for adjustment of tension screw. Unit includes C hook, which slips onto ring of cable-pull switch. Should switch need to be replaced, Series S900 can be removed from switch by releasing tension. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Meter measures cable tension.

November 15, 2005

Quick-Check Tension Meter incorporates loadcell with LCD display that instantly calculates tension of guy wires, overhead wires, and elevator cables. With sheaves that accommodate rated wire sizes of 3/16-¾ in., lever-operated meter does not require manual calculation, lookup tables, or conversion charts and is available in 2 tension capacities up to 8,000 lb/35 kN/3,500 kg. Handheld unit offers on-board storage for up to 15 calibrations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Test Kit measures dyne levels.

May 20, 2005

Surface Energy Test Kit, VU-DYNE allows user to determine dyne levels of any film or substrate surface. Indicator solutions in kit are those commonly used for ink, coating, and adhesive wettability tests on films, especially for water-based products. Kit includes test board, test sheet, 2 wire-wound draw-down rods, 6 bottles of VU-Dyne Indicator Solution, and 6 dropper bottles. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Tension-Measurement System combines load cell and indicator.

April 4, 2003

TLL Tension Load Cell and PHM-100 Portable Hand-Held Transducer Indicator system is for industrial and OEM force measurement and weighing applications. PHM-100 has Peak Hold feature that captures at less than 1 msec and operates on 9 V battery for 60 hr. Inline TLL is constructed from stainless and offered in ranges from 5,000 to 50,000 lb. Read More

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