Press Release Summary:
Housed in shielded 1 x 2 in. case attached to mounting flange, 6202 Series provides excitation, amplification, and filtering for any strain gage-based measurement or control system. Module provides fixed +10 Vdc excitation voltage with up to 30 mA current and can drive single 350 ohm load cell/strain gage. Amplifier has 0-10 Vdc output, which is rated at -3 V to +15 Vdc, and extraneous noise is eliminated via built-in 10 Hz 2-pole filter.
Original Press Release:
Low Cost 0-10V Strain Gage Signal Conditioner
Calex Mfg. Co., Inc. of Concord, California announces the availability of the 6202 Series of strain gage signal conditioning modules. Designed for cost sensitive applications, the 6202 provides precise excitation, amplification and filtering for any strain gage based measurement or control system. The unit is housed in a shielded 1" x 2" case attached to a mounting flange. The 6202 housing is ideal for mounting against a load cell, structural member or backplane.
The 6202 provides a fixed +10VDC excitation voltage with up to 30mA of current making the unit capable of driving a single 350 ohm load cell/strain gage. The 6202 series has a variety of fixed gain options to meet your application requirements. Gain values range from 2 to 2965. The amplifier has a standard 0-10VDC output, which is rated at -3V to +15VDC. Extraneous noise is eliminated with the built-in 10Hz two-pole filter. The 6202 series is powered by 24VDC with a range of 18 to 26 Volts. The temperature coefficient of the 6202 series amplifier is 0.005%/°C as well as a Linearity of ±0.01%.
Pricing for the Model 6202 is $95.85/ea (10). Units are available from stock to 6 weeks. For more information, contact Calex Mfg. Co., Inc. via phone 925-687-4411 / 800-542-3355 or fax 925-687-3333. For a complete data sheet on the Model 6202 go to www.calex.com/pdf/6202.pdf or email email@example.com. The Calex corporate address is 2401 Stanwell Drive, Concord, California 94520 USA. Calex has manufacturing facilities in both Concord California and Tijuana Mexico.