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Science Team Sets Out to Measure Just How Strong a Python Is, Using a Pressure Transducer

PUBLISHED ON 10/6/2017


Science Team Sets Out to Measure Just How Strong a Python Is, Using a Pressure Transducer
Science Team Sets Out to Measure Just How Strong a Python Is, Using a Pressure Transducer Our engineers help design a system that will figure out just how much deadly force a python really has.

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Load Cell Customization <br> A Small, But Critical Component in the World’s Brightest X-Ray Laser </br>

PUBLISHED ON 9/29/2017


Load Cell Customization
A Small, But Critical Component in the World’s Brightest X-Ray Laser

Load Cell Customization <br> A Small, But Critical Component in the World’s Brightest X-Ray Laser </br> Omega's load cells help power novel laser project that could hold the key to future life-saving discoveries and energy solutions.

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Unique Solutions to Challenging Automation Applications

PUBLISHED ON 5/5/2017


Unique Solutions to Challenging Automation Applications
Unique Solutions to Challenging Automation Applications In pursuit of weight savings, aerospace companies are moving towards more exotic materials. While stronger and lighter, these materials are also...

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Using Load Cells to Weigh Trucks, Trains, and Aircraft

PUBLISHED ON 7/14/2016


Using Load Cells to Weigh Trucks, Trains, and Aircraft
Using Load Cells to Weigh Trucks, Trains, and Aircraft In the airline industry weight is money. Every additional pound requires more fuel to lift...

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High Temperature Pressure Transducers vs. Cooling Elements

PUBLISHED ON 5/19/2016


High Temperature Pressure Transducers vs. Cooling Elements
High Temperature Pressure Transducers vs. Cooling Elements Pressure measurement is often a challenging task due to the harsh environments frequently found in industrial manufacturing.

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Understanding What’s Meant by “Intrinsically Safe”

PUBLISHED ON 4/14/2016


Understanding What’s Meant by “Intrinsically Safe”
Understanding What’s Meant by “Intrinsically Safe” Fire is a hazard in many industries. Sometimes the risk is quite evident, as when flammable gasses...

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Understanding Deadband for Pressure Switches

PUBLISHED ON 3/10/2016


Understanding Deadband for Pressure Switches
Understanding Deadband for Pressure Switches Adjustable deadbands allow adjustments increase and decrease set points.

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Optimizing Strain Gage Performance for Inhomogeneous Materials

PUBLISHED ON 11/16/2015


Optimizing Strain Gage Performance for Inhomogeneous Materials
Optimizing Strain Gage Performance for Inhomogeneous Materials How to use strain gages and optimize their performance while working with inhomogeneous materials

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Sensor Theory of Operation

PUBLISHED ON 10/29/2015


Sensor Theory of Operation
Sensor Theory of Operation What Makes Transducers and Load Cells Work?

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What is a Linear Variable Displacement Transducer?

PUBLISHED ON 10/14/2015


What is a Linear Variable Displacement Transducer?
What is a Linear Variable Displacement Transducer? An LVDT is an electromechanical device used to convert mechanical motion or vibrations, specifically rectilinear motion, into a variable signal.

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Practical Considerations When Choosing a Pressure Transducer

PUBLISHED ON 8/10/2015


Practical Considerations When Choosing a Pressure Transducer
Practical Considerations When Choosing a Pressure Transducer Understand the necessary criteria to select the right type of pressure transducer for your application

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Installing a Load Cell: Best Practices

PUBLISHED ON 8/4/2015


Installing a Load Cell: Best Practices
Installing a Load Cell: Best Practices Each installation is unique. Learn more about which considerations are necessary for different applications.

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Types of Load Cells: Choosing the Right Load Cell for Your Application

PUBLISHED ON 7/25/2015


Types of Load Cells: Choosing the Right Load Cell for Your Application
Types of Load Cells: Choosing the Right Load Cell for Your Application When you need to convert force into a measurable electrical output, the load cell or transducer, is the best application. Learn more.

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Preventing Explosions with FM Approved

PUBLISHED ON 7/17/2015


Preventing Explosions with FM Approved "Intrinsically Safe" Instrumentation
Preventing Explosions with FM Approved Industrial explosions have caused devastating loss of life on many occasions.

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