Shown below are some of Tensitron's standard line of transducers which range from 1/10th gram to 500 lbs. If you don't see a configuration that matches your application requirements, customizing strain gauged transducers is Tensitron's specialty, so please contact us directly.
NOTE: Click on the P/N below for a view of a dimensional drawing of that specific transducer.
Our Filament, Fine Wire, and Fiber Transducers can be supplied to measure tensions in ranges starting from 2 grams up to a maximum of 5,000 grams (depending on material) over numerous models.
Typical Small Space Fiber Transducer with 3" Faceplate.
Low Profile 3 Roller Sensor
Single Roller Sensing Beam on Platform.
Small Space Transducer
Platform Mounted Fiber Transducer
Tensitron's Low Force Load Cells can be gauged to measure tension up to 150 lbs.
Low Force Load Cell with 2-1/4" Pulley
3 Roller Low Force Load Cell
Notched Beam Transducer
3 Roller Notched Beam Transducer
You need a Signal Conditioner to provide the necessary excitation, amplification, signal conditioning, calibration functions, display/readout and other options necessary to operate strain gaged transducers.
Calculation of wrap angle forces against sensor.