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CSC Force Brand Spotlight: Shimpo Force Measurement Products

shimpo force measurement productsServing many industries as a stocking distributor for top force measurement brand names like Chatillon, Dillon, Lloyd Instruments, CDI, Mark-10, and Mecmesin, we also carry a wide range of excellent products from other manufacturers at CSC Force Measurement. One of the brands that we provide to our customers is Shimpo force measurement products, in particular, their digital force gauge and vertical motorized test stand models. We take pride in our ability to work with each customer to match them with products that fulfill their needs. Our offerings include digital force gauges, mechanical force gauges, torque gauges, spring testers, software, and a selection of manual and motorized test stand options.

Shimpo Force Measurement Products

The force measurement products available from Shimpo include a range of digital and mechanical force gauges designed to suit just about any application. They range from low to high capacities between 0.5 and 1,000 lbs. Shimpo Instruments has earned a solid reputation for designing and constructing strong and durable force measurement tools that offer highly accurate measurements. CSC Force Measurement is proud to carry this line of products and features them in our catalog and on our website. We currently offer several different digital force gauge products, two different series of mechanical force gauges, and a variety of vertical test stand and motorized test stand options.

Digital Force Gauge

One of the digital force gauge products that we carry is the FG-7000 Series model. It is loaded with a variety of functions to help simplify testing needs for both compression and tension. An easy-to-read menu allows for quick and simple programming selection and set-up of the instrument to meet the operator’s desired requirements. There are three operation modes available, including a track mode for live readings, a peak mode to display the peak reading, and an auto peak mode. Operators will appreciate the quick visual and audible indicators that are used when programmable limits are reached, warning them of passing or failed tests on the LCD monitor.

Additional settings can be used, including a comparator output for the integration of the instrument into a quality control system for repetitive testing on a production line. These high-tech instruments from Shimpo force measurement products can easily data log a reading at the push of a button or be set to continuous data storage. View data quickly and easily on the screen or have it sent to an optional printer. Information can also be loaded into the free software program where it can be analyzed and graphed with a 1,000 point memory option. Choose from a wide range of capacities with the Shimpo FG-7000 Series digital force gauge, ranging from 1.1 lbF (5N) on up to 200 lbF (1,000N).

Vertical Test Stand

Another fine product from Shimpo is the FGS-100L vertical test stand. This manual test stand offers the operator the ability to accurately obtain consistent results without having to invest in a more costly motorized test stand. Ideal for rapid testing applications, hand wheel controls are available for more precise control. This product can be used with a mechanical or digital force gauge to increase the ability for consistent test results. Shimpo force measurement products design their vertical test stand products with durability, precision, and balance in mind. This makes them well-suited for measuring a limitless range of materials, including plastic, wire, spring, tubing, glass, paper cord, and composites.

Motorized Test Stand

The featured motorized test stand on our website from Shimpo force measurement products is the FGS-100 model. This motorized vertical test stand has two capacities, including 110 lb (50 kg) at high speed and 110 lb (50 kg) at low speed. This particular test stand features all-steel construction for rugged durability and precision for many different applications. The simple operation works via the seven button keypad and emergency stop button to reduce training and streamline the testing process. Four modes of operation include manual, jog, single cycle, and continuous, along with various single and repetitive tests, which can be achieved with the push of a button.

CSC Force Measurement

If you would like to learn more about our full line of Shimpo force measurement products or any of the other top industry brands that we carry, you can contact our team directly by calling 1-800-866-FORCE (3672). We can answer any questions you might have or help you choose the best digital force gauge, motorized test stand, or manual vertical test stand based on your unique needs and requirements.