Force Sensors / Transducers

Force/Torque Sensor widens application range for robotics.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Force/Torque Sensor widens application range for robotics.

Model FTC combines mechanical compliance and opto-electric measurement of all 6 degrees of freedom to eliminate steep rise of force at time of contact and enable fast force-regulated positioning. All electronics are incorporated within sensor and 1 kHz clock speeds allow real-time robot control. Communication is provided over protocols such as CAN bus and RS-232 or RS-485. Mechanical interface...

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Force Sensors have dynamic range of 1,000 lb in 3 axes.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Force Sensors have dynamic range of 1,000 lb in 3 axes.

Structured with quartz element, medium-range ICP® and charge-output Three-Component Force Sensors simultaneously measure dynamic or quasi-static forces in 3 orthogonal directions and deliver independent measurement signal for each direction. Model 260A02 ICP® version utilizes built-in microelectronics, while Model 260A12 charge-output version operates with in-line charge converters...

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Torque Transducers transmit signals via digital telemetry.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Torque Transducers transmit signals via digital telemetry.

Torkdisc® Series 5310 rotary torque transducers range in capacities from 150,000-225,000 lb-in. and have speed rating up to 6000 rpm. They utilize strain-gage sensing technology combined with wireless, digital, signal telemetry to transmit measurement signals to adjacent receiver. Features include high stiffness, low rotating inertia, RF interference immunity, and low sensitivity to...

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Load Cell measures vehicle pedal effort.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Load Cell measures vehicle pedal effort.

Series 1515-106 measures force required to operate vehicle brake, emergency brake, and clutch pedals. Sensor with integral cable is temperature-compensated for 30-130°F. It includes overload protection to 500% of FS and integral loading surface that rejects off-axis loading errors. Unit provides accurate measurement resolution even in panic stops. Range of capacities are available.

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Sensor/Meter System measures force and weight.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Sensor/Meter System measures force and weight.

System GS0/DPM-3 combines GS0 Precision Gram Sensor and Model DPM-3 Panel Mount Meter. DPM-3 can be scaled to 5 digits, samples 60 readings per second, and features analog output and true peak reading capability. GS0 tension and compresssion sensor is offered in ranges from 10-1,000 g. Accuracies are consistent with strain gage based load cells.

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Strain Sensor measures dynamic and quasi-static stress.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Strain Sensor measures dynamic and quasi-static stress.

Model 240A01 Dynamic ICP® Strain Sensor measures dynamic and quasi-static stress on stationary and moving machinery. With piezoelectric sensing elements, and integrated microelectronic signal conditioning, unit interfaces with monitoring and data acquisition systems to detect inconsistencies or upsets. Positioning device in direction of maximum strain permits indirect measurement of forces...

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Strain Gage Amplifiers handle multiple channels.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Strain Gage Amplifiers handle multiple channels.

MAC MultiAmplifier Card and IMUX Tension Multiplexer provide multi-point tension monitoring. MAC amplifies signals from up to 8 tension transducers or load cells, and supplies corresponding number of 0 to 10 Vdc signals. Signals may be used as inputs to drives, PLCs, or other control devices. Additional 0 to 1 mA or 0 to l00 microA signal is supplied as meter output. IMUX can select and display...

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Force Transducers can be used as test standards.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Force Transducers can be used as test standards.

The Z30 family delivers selection of measuring ranges including 50, 100, 200, and 300 N plus 1, 2, 5, and 10 KN models. With maximum operating force of 150%, rated output is 2 mV/V, and nominal excitation is 5V. Operating temperature range is -10 to +70°C and nominal accuracy is 0.03%. Transducers are suitable for precision force measurements in labs, government and industrial calibration...

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Torque Transducer withstands heavy use.
Force Sensors / Transducers

Torque Transducer withstands heavy use.

Model 2100 Reaction Torque Sensor has high torsional stiffness to withstand high duty cycling and structural life testing. It is temperature compensated from -65 to + 200°F, has output sensitivity of 1mV/V, and conforms to ANSI Z540 calibration standard traceable to NIST. Sensor is available in 12 capacities from 150 to 8,000 lb-ft. Non-linearity and hysteresis are 0.15% or better. Sensors...

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