Force Sensors / Transducers

Force Sensors / Transducers

Force Sensors suit biomedical tissue product testing.

High sensitivity, Miniature Series 209C Quartz Piezoelectric Force Sensors measure dynamic compression and tensile forces. Built-in microelectronics convert high impedance charge to low impedance voltage, eliminating noise associated with charge amplifiers and allowing broadband resolution 20 Â-µlb rms from sensor. Featuring ICP® voltage output, products offer sensitivity of 2,200...

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Transducers measure torque in mNm ranges.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Transducers measure torque in mNm ranges.

Featuring non-contact torque sensing, Series MLY torque transducer offers size compatible means to monitor and control motor and mechanism torques. Available with shaft sizes of 3.17-6.35 mm dia and torque ranges of ±10-±1,000 mNm, they can accommodate rigid and shaft mounted arrangements. Torque may be coupled to transducer shaft through gears, pulleys, linkages, as well as...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

Test System utilizes steering effort sensor.

Offering torque capacities of 200, 500, or 1,000 in-lb, Test Measurement System combines portable data acquisition system with air-bag compatible, Model 01184 digital FM telemetry steering effort sensor that transmits and receives torque signal. Providing 7,200 ppr, encoder directly attaches to windshield and is driven with gear drive chain. System also includes laptop computer and measurement...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

Rivet Monitoring System removes risks of blind riveting.

Integrating into assembly process, SmartSet(TM) System provides instant installation feedback that does not rely on operator skill or attention. Micro-strain sensor takes readings during rivet setting cycle to record variables such as riveting failures and use of incorrect rivet types within application. In RUN mode, system monitors each sequential rivet set and compares results with learned...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

Torque Transducers suit aerospace hydraulic pumps/motors.

Rotating torque transducers utilize non-contact, rotary transformers for sending excitation voltage to, and receiving measurement signals from, strain gage instrumented rotating sensor element. Flange and splined shaft design conforms to AND 10262 and 20002. In addition to torque output signal, optional pickup provides output proportional to speed and optional K type thermal couple to monitor...

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Load Cell facilitates brake testing.

Designed with 3 in. diameter flat loading surface, Brake Pedal Load Cell measures force where direction of load changes. Set of tapped holes on underside and mounting bracket allow it to be firmly attached to pedal. Load cell gives same output, ±1%, no matter where force is applied across surface. By minimizing error due to off-axis loads, unit is suitable as part of portable system for...

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Screwdriver Spindle features inline torque sensor.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Screwdriver Spindle features inline torque sensor.

SIZE-1 Screwdriver Spindle includes torque transducer based on strain-gauge technology, which obtains torque values by measuring reaction torque of gearing. Transducer connection is integrated with guide bolt above drivers' mounting area, providing access and protecting against damage. Minimum torque for spindle is 0.34 lb-in. and precision level of transducer is less than 1% standard deviation.

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In-Line Rotary Torque Sensors offer 16-bit resolution.
Force Sensors / Transducers

In-Line Rotary Torque Sensors offer 16-bit resolution.

Suited for automotive powertrain dynamometers, TORKDISC® Series 5300 features on-board electronic module that converts torque signals into high-speed digital representation. Digital data is transmitted to non-contacting pick-up loop with no risk of noise or data corruption. Remote receiver converts digital data to analog output voltage, frequency output, and serial digital output. Units...

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Small-Capacity Sensors measure torque down to 5 lb-in.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Small-Capacity Sensors measure torque down to 5 lb-in.

Flange-mounted Series 2308, 2309, and 2508 strain-gage reaction torque sensors are supplied with shunt calibration resistor and are NIST traceable. Featuring 2 mV/V output sensitivity, products are available in capacities from 5-1,000 lb-in. FS for measuring torque in applications such as lubricant studies, torsion testing, bearing friction, small motor dynamometers, stepping switch torque, and...

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