Tension Meters

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Pull Cable Tension Monitor helps prevent errors for contractors.

Jul 19, 2016

Preventing cable overstretch that can lead to faulty cable installation, touchscreen-operated G-Series Smart Pull produces physical, visual, and audible alerts to let contractors know when pulling force of cable exceeds 80% of manufacturer recommendations. Second alert is given when pulling force has met 100% of tension limit (10,000 lb max). Stored directly in 128 MB onboard... Read More

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Cooper Instruments and Systems Announces Updates to Product Line

Jan 08, 2015

Warrenton, VA Cooper Instruments Systems announced on Tuesday that they have expanded and updated their product line. The ACX-1 Aircraft Cable Tension Meter replaces the ACX, the TX-1 and LX-1 Digital Tension Meters have replaced the TX and LX, and the STX-1 Digital Strap Tension Meter takes the place of the STX. All of the new products feature updated technology and software versus their... Read More

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Tensiometer incorporates wireless communication capability.

Mar 04, 2014

Smart Tensiometer lets contractors wirelessly obtain rope tension, pulling speed, pull distance, and sidewall pressure data. User can save up to 16 GB of data to onboard memory, create reports, and send information. Pulling data can be streamed directly to computers, smart phones, and tablets for viewing in graph format either on unit's USB-enabled display or contractor's wireless device.... Read More

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Tension Meter measures elevator wire rope tension.

Apr 20, 2010

Suitable for loads up to 10,000 lb per wire rope, Quick Balance Tension Meter can attach to rope, measure tension, and be removed in seconds. Each individual reading can be compared to target settings stored in memory and displayed alongside current readings. Device also delivers average wire rope load data and features totalizer to provide overall elevator weight. Accommodating ½, 9/16, and... Read More

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Belt Tension Meter helps optimize transmission performance.

Jan 28, 2010

With Trummeter Pro, users can measure belt tension of pulley-driven transmissions and adjust it accordingly. Device displays tension reading and also indicates if tension is too high or too low. When user induces slight vibration on drive belt, meter will detect vibration and estimate natural frequency of belt assembly. Together with belt mass and length of free belt strand, true force is... Read More

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Tensitron's New Digital Cable Meter

Feb 10, 2009

Tensitron, Inc announces the release of its new, CX-Series of Digital Cable Tension Meters. Available in several ranges up to a maximum of 2,000 lbs, these portable instruments are used to accurately measure tensions in flexible constructions up to 3/4" in diameter. Standard features include: selectable tension values in lbs, Kg or Newtons, min/max running line values, automatic shut-off after 10... Read More

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Tension Meter withstands washdown environments.

Jan 05, 2007

Digital Tension Meter (DTM) displays web tension in applications where access to control parameters is not required or inconvenient for operator. LCD readout features 0.6 in. red digits and selectable decimal point. To ensure operation in wash-down or dusty environments, meter is constructed with high-impact plastic case and sealed front panel. DTM features DIN rail mounts and simplified wiring... Read More

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Wire Tension Meters ensure part accuracy.

Dec 19, 2006

Available in digital and analog models, Wire Tension Meters confirm wire tension on EDM is exact, preserving part integrity. Analog meters check tensions from 5-5,000 g and include internal magnetic dampening, which promotes balanced movement for accurate readings in any position. Able to be read in g, N, or lb, digital meters have back-lit display that indicates tension value, battery level, and... Read More

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Digital Meter measures cable tension.

Nov 15, 2005

Quick-Check Tension Meter incorporates loadcell with LCD display that instantly calculates tension of guy wires, overhead wires, and elevator cables. With sheaves that accommodate rated wire sizes of 3/16-¾ in., lever-operated meter does not require manual calculation, lookup tables, or conversion charts and is available in 2 tension capacities up to 8,000 lb/35 kN/3,500 kg. Handheld unit... Read More

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Tension Meter ensures correct timing belt tensioning.

Mar 16, 2004

Model SM4 Universal Tension Meter measures frequency of all belt types, regardless of composition. It provides readings in range of 6-350 Hz ±5% and is suited for setting up belt drive systems. Meter helps eliminate belt under- and over-tensioning, reducing wear, vibration, noise, and friction. Read More

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Tensile Strength Pull Tester is fully portable.

Nov 21, 2002

MPT-100 Crimp Pull Test instrument certifies quality of crimping coax connectors and center pins to various lengths of coax cable. Tool makes ratchet-action destructive pull type force measurements to crimp-on coax connectors terminated cable samples, providing up to 200 lb force. Digital readout displays fail force point in 1/2 in. high digits. System consists of digital meter, tensile stress... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Tensiometers continuously monitor cable tension.

Dec 21, 2001

RLT tensiometers coupled with force indicators provide real-time display and data capture of speed, distance, and tension for cable laying or winding/unwinding applications. 11 models are available with capacities from 20 lbs to 40,000 lbs. Units feature 3 roller bearing sheaves. Load cell transmits line tension as well as current peak, total distance traveled, and rate of travel, to indicator... Read More