The Micro-Measurements Knowledge Base is a compendium of technical information related to the application of strain gages (gauges), installation accessories and instruments in the making of precision strain measurements.
Here you will be able to access a wide variety of documents like Instruction Bulletins, Technical Tips and Technical Notes. You may also access software downloads, apps and calculators.
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This section contains detailed collection of articles that provide a step-by-step procedure for the installation of strain gages using various adhesives systems and protective coatings.
Find expert advice on all aspects of experimental stress analysis and the use of strain gages (gauges) in transducer applications. Whether your interest is in preproduction, bonding, soldering, lead wires, bridge circuits, protective coating, failure analysis, or creating complete weighing and measurement solutions, Technical Tips is your essential resource for techniques to obtain accurate, reliable data.
Our Technical notes are used to describe strain measurement methodologies and present techniques and equipment. We cover strain gage selection criteria, temperature affects, and other error corrections. We discuss Wheatstone bridge principles, including shunt calibration and non-linearity, as well as noise control and digital signal processing.
All you need to know about strain measurements including selecting the right gage, general techniques for installing our strain gages, attaching lead wires, bridge completion and protective coatings.
StrainSmart is a ready-to-use, Windows® based software system for acquiring, presenting, and exporting measurement data from strain gages (strain gauges), strain-gage-based transducers, thermocouples, temperature sensors, LVDTs, potentiometers, piezoelectric sensors, and other commonly used transducers.
TECHNICAL DATA FOR TRANSDUCER CLASS® STRAIN GAGES
Description for all Micro-Measurements Transducer Class® gage series are given in this technical data sheet, along with performance specifications and application notes.
TECHNICAL DATA FOR GENERAL USE STRAIN GAGES
Description for all Micro-Measurements standard gage series are given in this technical data sheet, along with performance specifications and application notes.