Mark-10 Series R53 Clousure Torque Sensors

This product is OBSOLETE, find the link to the replacement product below.

Mark-10 Series R53 Closure Torque Sensors

Discontinued July 2021

Replaced by Mark-10 MTT01


  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
  • 12
  • 50
  • 100


Series R53 smart sensors measure bi-directional (application and removal) bottle cap torque and other applications in the food and beverage, cosmetics, consumer products, and other industries. Adjustable posts accommodate a range of sample sizes, while alternative gripping attachments (high capacities only) accommodate unique shapes. Capacities available from 10 ozFin to 100 lbFin [7 to 1,150 Ncm]. Compatible with Mark-10 indicators (sold separately) through unique Plug & Test technology.

Features / Specifications:

  • Member of the Plug & Test family of interchangeable sensors and indicators
  • Rugged aluminum housing
  • Includes four rubber-edged posts, accommodating a range of sample shapes and sizes
  • Spill proof construction
  • May be used for torque tool calibration
  • NIST-traceable certificate of calibration included
    • CSC can provide an ISO17025 calibration cert (requires Mark-10 indicator)
  • Accuracy: ± 0.5% of full scale + indicator
  • Weight:
    • MR53-10Z – MR53-50Z – 2.2 lbs (1.0 kg),
    • MR53-12 – MR53-100 – 5.4 lbs (2.5 kg)
  • Warranty: 3 years


Optional Equipment

  • Motorized and Manual torque test stands
  • Adjustable jaws (CT003)
    • 4 rubber-edged gripping arms per jaw. Arms may be independently repositioned in 45° increments to accommodate unique samples.
  • Flat rubber jaws (CT001)
    • Alternative gripping method ideal for square or odd shaped samples

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