Strain sensor monitors machinery forces

Model 240A01 Dynamic ICP strain sensor measures dynamic and quasi-static stress on stationary and moving machinery. It offers a simple technique for monitoring processes and detecting inconsistencies or upsets. A single screw installs the unit on the machinery surface. Positioning the device in the direction of maximum strain allows indirect measurement of forces on mechanical presses, machine ...

05/01/2003



Model 240A01 Dynamic ICP strain sensor measures dynamic and quasi-static stress on stationary and moving machinery. It offers a simple technique for monitoring processes and detecting inconsistencies or upsets. A single screw installs the unit on the machinery surface. Positioning the device in the direction of maximum strain allows indirect measurement of forces on mechanical presses, machine tools, fast-running production machinery, and automatic assembly machines. Unit features robust construction, integrated microelectronic signal conditioning, and solid-state design and includes piezoelectric sensing elements structured in an acceleration-compensated configuration. Force/Torque Div, PCB Piezotronics, Inc.





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