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April 20, 2017
A fairly common question that is asked of our Field Design Engineers and Technical Sales Managers is, “How do you remove the strain gage adhesive when the strain measurements are complete?...
April 18, 2017
Here is Part 2 in your step-by-step guide to reducing or eliminating noise from your strain measurements.  In this article, we will assume that the Steps for Reducing Noise in your Measurements...
April 13, 2017
This Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video shows correct installation of weldable strain gages using the portable Model 700 Strain Gage Welder. Visit http://www.micro-measurements.com...
April 11, 2017
Here is a step-by-step guide to reducing or eliminating noise from your strain measurements.  In Part 1, we will look at the planning and preparation that can result in reduced noise: Prior...
April 6, 2017
Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTD), such as the Micro-Measurements®TG-series, can achieve impressive temperature measurement accuracy (better than ±0.3°C). But, achieving these...
April 4, 2017
We’ve added a new content category to StrainBlog!  At the top of this page, please note the addition of ‘GALLERY’.  Here you will find photos of strain gage applications...
March 30, 2017
Consumers expect a quality product, but today, reliability of electronics devices is increasingly related to our safety. Considering the recent developments of self-driving vehicles, Internet of...
March 28, 2017
When testing materials with very low modulus of elasticity or when manufacturing very low capacity load cells or other transducers, the localized reinforcement created by the strain gage sensor...
March 23, 2017
Using strain gages for purposes other than measuring in engineering units of strain is very common.  In fact, the question is often asked, "How do I wire strain gages in a full-bridge so...
March 21, 2017
Small gage wire and cable are typically used in strain gage applications, especially when the wire is attached to the gage tabs or to terminals very close to the strain gage.  30 AWG to 22 AWG...