What is an S-Type Load Cell?
S-Type load cells form part of our product range. They take their name from their shape which is an “S” shape.
The S-Type load cells we can offer have measurement ranges from 25g up to 30 tonnes. They mainly use metal foil strain gauge technology and are a good choice for applications where accuracy along with a compact design are desired features. They can be installed by either using rod ends or load buttons. S-Type load cells give excellent performance in tension and compression applications.
Why use an S-Type Load Cell?
S-Type load cells are highly accurate and versatile, they are widely used and have the following advantages;
- Offer high endurance
- Have high capacity and low capacity options
- Well suited to tension and compression applications
- Suited to tight environments as they have a compact design
- ATEX approval options
- Also available in imperial capacities and dimensions
Many of the S-Type load cells which we can offer have OIML approval and NTEP approval. They also have various IP ratings for different environments.
S-Type Load Cells Applications
Primarily used for mechanical-to-electrical applications, S-Type load cells are versatile and are also well suited to;
- Hopper scales
- Hanging scales
- Crane scales
- Dynamometer testing machines
- Mechanical overload protection
- Tank weighing
- Structural performance testing
- Material strain testing
- Industrial control and feedback
S-Type Load Cells from Ixthus
Our range of S-Type load cells come from our network of suppliers and can be viewed on our website. For full product details check the individual datasheets.
If you would like any more information on S -Type load cells or any of the products in our portfolio contact us.
For more information please contact: Ixthus Instrumentation Email: email@example.com Tel:+44 (0) 1327 353437 Fax: +44 (0) 1327 353564
Article date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 16:44:20 +0100 GMT