Transducers - Web and Belt

Transducers - Web and Belt

Remote Indication

Tensitron's transducers convert a material's tension into a reliable signal that can be used for remote indication, high speed recording, computer hook-ups, or as input for automatic tension control systems.

NOTE: Click on the P/N below for a view of a dimensioned drawing of that specific transducer.

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Customizing strain gauged transducers for specific applications is Tensitron's specialty. Just provide us with the type of tape, band, or web you're working with, its width and thickness, and we'll be glad to make a recommendation.

Small Space Transducer with 1

Small Space Transducer with 1" Cyindrical Rollers for use on tapes. Typical range = 5-5000 grams.
P/N: E-415-003 Click here and download to view 360°

Low Force Load Cell

Low Force Load Cell with 2" Cyindrical Rollers for use on tapes. Typical range = 1-100 Lbs.
P/N: E-091-02 Click here and download to view 360°

S Column Transducer

S Column with two Load Cells. Typical range = 4-250 Lbs.
P/N: E-210-00 Click here and download to view 360°

Cantilever Transducer for narrow webs

Cantilever Tension Transducer for narrow webs. Typical range = 1-25 Lbs.
P/N: E-200-00 Click here and download to view 360°

Single Roller Web Transducer

Single Roller Web Transducer. Typical range = 2-200 Lbs.
P/N: 4260 Click here and download to view 360°

Pillow Block Transducer

Pillow Block Load Cell Transducer. Typical range = 25-1,000 Lbs.
P/N: E-202-00 Click here and download to view 360°

Notched Beam Transducer

Notched Beam Transducer with 4-1/4" x 2" diameter roller.
For web applications from 25-250 lbs.
P/N:E-095-04-SC Click here and download to view 360°


You need a Signal Conditioner to provide the necessary excitation, amplification, signal conditioning, calibration functions, display/readout and other options necessary to operate strain gauged transducers.

Calculation of wrap angle forces against sensor.

Wrap Angle Formula