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June 20, 2017
With 3D printing, engineering designs can be prototyped very quickly.  As with most prototypes, the questions of form, function, and suitability for a purpose can be answered.  Strain gages...
June 15, 2017
In this Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video, Tom Rummage illustrates the entire process of bonding strain gages to fiberglass composite materials.  Specifically, correct surface...
June 13, 2017
Darryl Peterson discusses the process of selecting the correct strain gage for an application.
June 8, 2017
Bob Watson discusses the problem of strain measurement in intense magnetic fields, and the solution in Micro-Measurements H-Series strain gages.  H-Series strain gages are designed to cancel...
June 6, 2017
The Holmes And Rahe Stress Scale is often used by doctors to find and answer to the question: Can the most stressful life events predict future illness or a failure? Two researchers in 1967...
June 1, 2017
Jim Johnson discusses the effects of silicone contamination and how to avoid this particular contaminant, which is difficult to remove.
May 30, 2017
Micro-Measurements manufactures its strain gages and applications accessories to the highest standards and under the strictest process controls to ensure the best possible accuracy; however, the...
May 25, 2017
In this iNotes™ video, Tom Rummage introduces the StrainTalks program available from the strain measurement experts at Micro-Measurements.  Up to 90-minute seminars are available. ...
May 23, 2017
Since weldable strain gages and temperature sensors were introduced, customers have regularly asked, “Should I use a weldable or a bondable gage?”  The answer depends upon many...
May 18, 2017
In this Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video, Donielle Dockery  introduces the StudentDAQ USB Data Acquisition for strain gages, load cells, or any mV/V output transducer....