Force Sensors / Transducers

Force Sensors / Transducers

Leading Edge Measurement Technology Helps to Prevent Product Recalls

Monitoring the screwdriving assembly process to detect errors sooner Product recalls are the fear of every industry. Automobile defects are especially in the public eye. An automobile recall is mandatory when stemming from an unforeseen, unavoidable and imminent threat to personal safety. When a particular vehicle type is identified as a risk, the original automobile manufacturer will initiate a...

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Highly Accurate Strain Sensors Monitor Fatigue in Aircraft
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Highly Accurate Strain Sensors Monitor Fatigue in Aircraft

Columbia Research Laboratories, Inc. offers a family of strain sensors that allow critical undercarriage structures and surfaces to be more accurately monitored than by using less accurate counting accelerometer methods. All of the sensors in the DT Series incorporate the proven technology of the flight-qualified DTD2684. Designed to monitor the fatigue loading experienced by aircraft under...

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Torque Sensor features contact-free signal transmission.
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Torque Sensor features contact-free signal transmission.

Based upon strain gage technology, type 4520A torque sensor measures torques in accuracy class 0.5 at speeds up to 10,000 rpm. It is offered with torques of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1,000 Nm and features ±10 V torque signal, speed output with 60 pulses/rev, and externally switchable control signal. Suited for use in production, quality control, and laboratory, sensor is...

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Press Force Sensors feature 3 calibrated measuring ranges.
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Press Force Sensors feature 3 calibrated measuring ranges.

Type 9383A piezoelectric press force sensors feature calibrated measuring ranges of 0-3, 0-30, and 0-300 kN for measuring dynamic and quasistatic forces. Force acting on quartz element generates proportional electric change at output, which is converted by connected in-line charge amplifier into process signal. Unit features flange connections at both ends, centering rings for axial adjustment,...

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Torque Transducer utilizes digital signal transmission.
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Torque Transducer utilizes digital signal transmission.

Multi-purpose torque flange, T40, is available with rated torques of 200 and 500 Nom as well as 1, 2, 3, 5, and 10 kNom. Identical electrical configuration throughout series allows use in various applications without modification. Able to handle numerous torque measurement applications on test benches and in process monitoring, product is insensitive to parasitic loads and ensures secure,...

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ATI Industrial Automation's Force/Torque Sensor System Provides Plug-and-Play Connectivity to Stäubli Robots
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ATI Industrial Automation's Force/Torque Sensor System Provides Plug-and-Play Connectivity to Stäubli Robots

ATI Industrial Automation's Networkable Force/Torque Sensor System (Net F/T) is now fully compatible with Staubli Robots. The coordinated effort between ATI, Apex, N.C. and Staubli Robotics, Duncan, S.C. provides true plug-and-play connectivity via Ethernet to Staubli's CS8 robot controllers. The Net F/T transducer with Net Box interfaces to a Staubli robot controller via a TCP/IP socket and...

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Zirconium Fork Density Meter takes accurate measurements.
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Zirconium Fork Density Meter takes accurate measurements.

Designed to monitor inorganic chemicals such as hydrochloric, nitric, and sulphuric acid, Micro Motion® 7826 insertion-style liquid density and concentration meter uses vibrating fork and is suited for continuous, real-time measurement and control. Corrosion-resistant instrument, suited for use in pipelines, bypass loops, and tanks, is insensitive to vibration, temperature, and pressure...

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Rotary Torque Transducer has flange and splined shaft design.
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Rotary Torque Transducer has flange and splined shaft design.

Suited for torque studies on aircraft turbine engine air starters and cantilevered aerospace hydraulic motors and pumps, series 4115K uses non-contact, rotary transformer for sending excitation voltage to, and receiving measurement signals from, strain gage instrumented rotating sensor element. Optional pickup provides output proportional to speed and optional K-type thermal couple monitors...

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Universal Pulley Torque Sensor
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Universal Pulley Torque Sensor

Address the needs to measure belt or chain torque on pulley systems with the use of Sensor Developments Inc universal pulley torque sensor. Capable of accepting various pulley wheels and shaft diameters, this sensor features a highly accurate integrated sensing element, capable of resolving low torque levels while being exposed to high radial loads created by belt drive systems. Use it to replace...

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