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November 9, 2017
This Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video shows correct installation of a precabled, miniature strain gage rosette, produced using Micro-Measurements Advanced Sensors® technology, on a...
November 9, 2017
Elastomers were created as an alternative to natural rubber, Elastomeric materials are  made from polymers joined by chemical bonds, acquiring a final crosslinked structure. Why not call an...
November 7, 2017
Bob Watson describes a new strain gage addition to the legendary Micro-Measurements CEA-Series.  These patterns have grid designs and side-terminals that make them ideal for composites...
November 3, 2017
This Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video shows correct installation of a precabled, miniature strain gage rosette, produced using Micro-Measurements Advanced Sensors® technology, on a...
November 1, 2017
Vijay Kumar, of Dynatec in India, demonstrates how to install a strain gage on the surface of glass. Vijay performs a complete installation and then validates the install by checking stability and...
October 31, 2017
Need a static strain measuring instrument that is highly accurate, accepts any Wheatstone bridge configuration, 120- 350- and 1000-ohm resistors built-in, has four measurement channels, on-board...
October 26, 2017
Installing Gages with Preattached Cables In general, better strain gage installations can be obtained if cables are attached to strain gages after the gages are bonded to the surface of the test...
October 24, 2017
Strain Means Different Things to Different People   A farmer may use the word “strain” to mean a certain line of plants or animals: “Kentucky Wonder is a popular strain of...
October 19, 2017
Jim Johnson discusses how to properly prepare the surface of rough materials (concrete, coarse composites, castings) so that a strain gage can be installed and measure strain successfully. www....
October 17, 2017
Jim Johnson discusses the Strain Sensor Reference Guide available from Micro-Measurements.  This guide assist the user in providing description and definitions for each important consideration...