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Mark-10 Force Torque Gauges: Digital Indicators for Accuracy

Mark-10 Digital Indicators

Designed to work with a wide range of Mark-10 remote force and torque sensors, Mark-10 indicators feature a large, easy to read LCD screen that displays large characters. The menu is very intuitive, allowing for quick configuration of parameters and use of all available features for the gauge. The exclusive Plug & Test Technology was…

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CDI Torque Wrenches & Screwdrivers for Production Operations

CDI Torque wrenches and screwdrivers

When professional tools are required for assembly operations, operators can count on the top quality options available in CDI torque wrenches and CDI torque screwdrivers. Pre-set torque screwdrivers are great for high-volume use in assembly operations with many features that can increase efficiency and effectiveness. Models are available with torque settings that range from 6…

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Dillon DynaSwitch Systems for Safe Crane Overload Prevention

Crane Overload Prevention

There are many situations where a force control switch is necessary to control forces and prevent overloads. Some examples include use with cranes, hoists, and elevators. Dillon DynaSwitch systems are designed to be used to shut off power when an overload condition exists, and they can be set to control buzzers, lights, and other warning…

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Digital Cap Torque Gauge Testing for Consumer Product Industry

Handheld Cap Testing for Torque

When it comes to consumer products, it is critical to ensure that bottle caps are tight enough to protect what’s inside, while providing that they are not so tight that they cannot be easily opened. Ergonomic concerns regarding overly tight caps and other related issues directly led to the development of handheld cap testing for…

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Flexible Testing Applications: Multiple Ranges of Measurement

Flexible Testing Applications for Sample Testing

When it comes to sample testing, sometimes there is a need for a torque force gauge that is designed to allow for multiple ranges of measurements in a single unit. Not only can this type of remote non-dedicated torque force gauge help to save time by making it easy to interchange load cells to maximize…

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Bending and Flexural Fixtures: Why the Grips You Use Matter

Bending and Flexural Fixtures for Sample Testing

When it comes to materials testing for industry, the grips and fixtures that you choose can make a big difference in the quality control of your product. When testing a sample, having the proper grip is essential in the determination of test repeatability. The key is to hold the sample firmly to avoid slippage while…

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Tension Meter Testing Solutions for Cable Tensioning Industry

Cable Tensioning Industry - Tension Meter Testing

Many different industries rely on heavy cable wires and ropes for everyday operation. The average person relies on quality cable wires much more than they realize. Heavy cable wires are used in elevators and zip lines, ski lifts and overhead wires for electrical and telephone services. Safety must be maintained for these crucial services, which…

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Using the Mark-10 Medical Dynamometer for Ergonomics Testing

Medical Dynamometer Mark-10

In a world where people sit at desks for several hours each day hunched over a computer or work at jobs where repetitive motion disorders can cut their careers short, ergonomics has become an essential tool. The proper ergonomic design of equipment, a piece of furniture, or any item that a person uses, is crucial…

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ASTM D1894: Using a COF Testing System for Friction Testing

COF Testing System - Coefficient of Friction Testing System

The testing standard that was designed to measure the friction of plastic film and sheeting is known as ASTM D1894; however, it can also be used for other testing applications. The method involves the measurement of the initial and moving friction of one material that is dragged across another. This type of testing is also…

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CDI Torque Multi-Test Calibration System Advantages & Benefits

torque multi-test calibration system

Making a choice to do the in-house calibration for torque and force measurement is an investment in your company’s future. There are many advantages associated with performing in-house calibration, but it is essential to have the right equipment. You will also need to know how often the equipment manufacturer recommends calibration the instrument, whether it…

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