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INDUSTRIES: ENERGY / INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION

SUMMARY

 

Customer Need / Challenge

Customer needs to use a crane to move heavy construction materials around the work site and need to monitor the weight of these objects as they are lifted.

Interface Solution

Interface Model WTSSHK-B Wireless Load Shackle are connected in crane load stream to measure forces. Model WTS-BS-1-HA Battery Powered Handheld Display is used to wirelessly receive load information and display results.

Results

Customer is now able to lift materials and read weight (wirelessly) on a handheld display while material is being relocated.

MATERIALS

 

Interface Products

  • WTSSHK-B Wireless
  • WTS-BS-1-HA Wireless Handheld Indicator

Alternative Setup

  • Crane
  • Lifting straps
HOW IT WORKS
  1. Wireless Load Shackle is connected in the load stream of the crane
  2. Customer connects straps to the item that is being lifted and to the load shackle
  3. WTS-BS-1-HA Battery Powered Handheld Display will wirelessly display force readings from WTSSHK-B Wireless Load Shackle