Force Sensors / Transducers

Putting Feeling to Drugs Safety and Handling
Force Sensors / Transducers

Putting Feeling to Drugs Safety and Handling

Total traceability extends to packaging as well as product in the rarefied world of pharmaceuticals. Capcoder Ltd has adopted a novel torque sensing system as the core of the datalogging capabilities of its bottle sealing machines. When product integrity is paramount, packaging has a key role to play. It has to be secure enough for protection in all likely scenarios, but has to be easy to open in...

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Piezoelectric Force Sensor offers dynamic range of 0-700 kN.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Piezoelectric Force Sensor offers dynamic range of 0-700 kN.

Designed to measure both dynamic and quasi-static forces within joining press and test equipment monitoring applications, Type 9393A comes in 3 calibrated measurement ranges of 0-100%, 0-10%, and 0-1%. Unit has dimensions of 145 mm D x 190 mm H with flange connections on both ends, enabling mechanical adaptation within machinery environments. Rotationally symmetrical in shape with center hole,...

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Press Force Sensor offers measuring range up to 700 kN.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Press Force Sensor offers measuring range up to 700 kN.

Recommended for measuring dynamic as well as quasistatic forces, Type 9393A offers measuring ranges of 0-700 kN, 0-70 kN, and 0-7 kN. Flange connections on both ends provide flexibility for mechanical interfacing with machine environment, while centering rings facilitate axial adjustment. With diameter of 145 mm and height of 190 mm, piezoelectric sensor has symmetrical shape that makes it...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

State-of-the-art 3-Component Force Calibration System for 3-Component Force Sensors, Dynamometers, Crash Plates and Force Plates

At its headquarters in Winterthur, Kistler Instrumente AG has commissioned a new 3-component calibration system for force sensors. Kistler will now calibrate its 3-component force sensors as well as dynamometers, force plates and crash plates on this system. The new calibration system was manufactured by an established test equipment and systems specialist to a tight yet comprehensive Kistler...

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5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Custom Glass Manufacturer
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Due to the inherent complexity of glass fabrication, many professionals seeking glass services know exactly what kind of part is needed, but are unclear on the intricacies of the actual manufacturing process. PEG's exclusive guide is designed to help professionals navigate the custom glass manufacturing process with valuable information.

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Anchor Force Sensor is accurate to within ±2%.
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Anchor Force Sensor is accurate to within ±2%.

Constructed of high quality steel, HDL sensor is designed for geo-technic, underground, and road engineering applications to monitor forces involved on all concrete constructions. It features long term temperature stability, operating temperature range of -25 to +70°C, and size/capacity ratio with nominal range from 600-2,700 kN. Suited for use in harsh environments, sensor is also...

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Torque Flange Sensor includes overload protection.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Torque Flange Sensor includes overload protection.

Featuring measurement range of 2 Nm, Model TF 205 provides accuracy of 0.1% and overload protection up to 500% rated torque. Flat and rigid design without bearings allows construction of compact measurement assemblies. Based on strain gauge technology, signal transmission is performed through telemetry. Model TF 205 is suitable for motor or engine test benches, especially in automotive industry.

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Force Sensors / Transducers

Crash Sensing System prevents destruction of machine components.

Suited for machine tool applications, Crashsensor ACS-3 combines 3-axis acceleration sensor, evaluation electronics, and microcontroller in one housing that can be mounted directly on machine or headstock. Once activated, system monitors acceleration to various limits. If limit is exceeded, datalogger writes information to alarm recorder with date and time, which can be read out via serial...

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Tekscan Announces Lower-Cost ZIF and LIF-Compatible Connection Option for Custom Force Sensors
Force Sensors / Transducers

Tekscan Announces Lower-Cost ZIF and LIF-Compatible Connection Option for Custom Force Sensors

Tekscan, Inc. announces a new lower-cost connection option for its custom FlexiForce® sensors. In addition to the traditional pin connection, Tekscan is now offering a lower-cost termination method to enable OEM customers to utilize a low profile connection such as a ZIF connector. It also allows easier connection directly to PCB boards and flex circuits via conductive epoxies, tapes, or...

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Flexible Polyester Film Force Sensor has 1 in. dia sensing area.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Flexible Polyester Film Force Sensor has 1 in. dia sensing area.

Model A401 FlexiForce sensor features 0.008 in. thickness and flexible polyester film construction that allows it to be slipped into any space to measure force of two mating surfaces. Unit is able to detect and measure relative change in force or applied load, as well as rate of change in force, and can detect contact and/or touch. Available in 0-25 lb force range, it is suitable for applications...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

MicroStrain Expands Integration with National Instruments' LabVIEW and Emphasizes Commitment to Open Architecture Throughout Its Sensors

Williston, Vermont (July 14, 2010) - MicroStrain Inc, a leading developer and manufacturer of microminiature sensors and advanced wireless systems, announced enhanced integration of its G-Link® and SG-Link® sensor products with National Instruments' LabVIEW graphical system design software. This integration allows MicroStrain customers including engineers, universities and...

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