HOW TO INSTALL FOIL STRAIN GAGE SENSORS ON CONCRETE OR IRREGULAR SURFACES

Strain gages can be satisfactorily bonded to almost any solid material – including concrete – if the surface is properly prepared.  For smooth surfaces on nonporous materials, only the basic operations of solvent degreasing, abrading, application of layout lines,...

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Introducing Jewell Instruments Model 875 Mini “Tuff Tilt” tiltmeter

The model 875 Mini “Tuff Tilt” Tiltmeter combines high precision and durability in a miniaturized and economical instrument package. Using MEMS technology, the 875 delivers superior measurement accuracy with virtually no long-term drift and a resolution of 0.05°. Output...

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Introducing Silicon Sensing DMU30 for all your high-end commercial and industrial IMU applications

DMU30 is the first of a new family of High Performance MEMS IMUs (HPIMU) incorporating precision VSG3QMAX high-Q inductive resonating ring gyroscopes and capacitive accelerometers. DMU30 is a full six-degree-of-freedom inertial measurement unit providing precise 3-axis outputs of angular...

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MINIMIZING STRAIN-INDUCED TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT ERRORS WHEN USING BONDABLE RTDS

Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTD), such as the Micro-Measurements®TG-series, can achieve impressive temperature measurement accuracy (better than ±0.3°C). But, achieving these results requires exercising good practices. TG temperature sensors are installed with the same techniques and materials used for installation of...

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Introducing DJB Instruments IEPE Impact Hammer for all your structure health testing

  The IH series impact hammer is suitable for medium and small damping structure dynamic features test, such as resonance test, experiment design and modal test. IH series hammer has contains a piezoelectric IEPE force sensor into the hammers striking surface.The...

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Introducing Jewell Instruments JMA Series MEMS Accelerometer

The JMA-100/200/300 accelerometer series, a rugged, robust and affordable acceleration solution, is now available with ±4 g and ±10 g measuring ranges.  These additional ranges are intended for applications that include wider movement, but do not need as much...

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IMETRUM: Universal Video Extensometers

Imetrum's Video Extensometers save you time and money when testing and qualifying materials. They offer traceable, best in class resolution, with proven Video GaugeTM technology delivering performance way beyond the alternatives. Imetrum systems meet the most demanding requirements for strain, elongation and modulus...

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New Mantracourt: Digital Sensor Card USB – Potentiometer Input (DSCUSB-PT)

The newly released DSCUSB-PT is a compact, high-precision potentiometer input module. It converts resistance based input (potentiometer) to a digital output. It can be used with resistance based sensors to indicate position, rotation and angle.  Aimed at applications which...

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