Media

August 31, 2018
How hard is it to install a foil strain gage sensor outside? What about using a waterproof strain gage? With practice, installing strain gage sensors becomes a routine operation.  It does...
August 24, 2018
Examing the art and science of piston crown with strain sensors. The first question we should ask ourselves is, would you want to drive in an automobile that had no design requirements verified by...
August 24, 2018
Using IPC/JEDEC-9704 & 9702 Standards for Strain Gage Testing of Any Printed Wiring Boards. In this iNotes Video , Mike talks about cracks in the PCBs and shows how Micro-Measurements strain...
August 23, 2018
Is the bridge I cross during my commute in danger of falling down? Will an earthquake crumble my office? Will that airplane actually fly? Are you stressed? These are just a few of the...
August 23, 2018
If you want to do the job right, you need the right DAQ software. We have all heard that before. But how do you pick the right DAQ software?  For data acquisition, it is just as important to...
August 7, 2018
The PI 7200 and PI 7300 DAS bring new capabilities and levels of performance to transducer data acquisition in rugged applications such as wind tunnels, engine test stands or wherever the...
August 7, 2018
How to measure all at once force, strain, displacement, temperature … and add control or test actuators with a DAQ or DAS? The Pacific Instruments Series 6000 is a modular signal...
August 7, 2018
The components of data acquisition systems include sensors, signal conditioning, filters, Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC), other data acquisition elements, and last but not the least, unique...
July 26, 2018
In this iNote Jon from Intertechnology Inc.  shows a technique to mark the shaft surface for strain gage orientation and alignment. Dual element shear  strain gage sensors such as the...
July 26, 2018
Measuring Strain Gradients Using Strip Gages   In this iNotes Video, Mike shows an example of a strain gradient and introduces Micro-Measurements strip gages.  Strip gages have up to...