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INDUSTRIES: Test and Measurement

SUMMARY

Customer Need / Challenge
Customer is looking for a way to verify if the load cell is in “good working order” for an upcoming test.

Interface Solution
Interface proposed a solution with the customer’s supplied verification load frame, Model 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load Cell, connected with Model SI-USB 2-Channel PC Interface Module.

Results
Customer installed their load cell and Model 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load cell into the verification load frame, and applied forces were displayed and recorded by Model SI-USB PC Interface Module for review and record keeping on customer’s computer.

MATERIALS

Interface Products

  • 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load Cell.
  • SI-USB 2-Channel PC Interface Module with included setup, logging, and graphing software.
  • Customer’s verification load frame.
  • Customer’s test load cell.
  • Customer’s supplied PC computer.
HOW IT WORKS
    1. Customer installed their load cell to the customer’s verification load frame, connecting it to 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load Cell.
    2. Customer applied the specific load by turning the manual actuator.
    3. Applied forces were measured by the 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load Cell.
    4. Results from the load cell under test and from the 1210 Precision LowProfile® Load cell were displayed and recorded by the SI-USB PC Interface Module for review and record keeping on customer’s computer.