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March 30, 2018
The RJ45-STA allows for an easy, reliable and reusablevconnection to all Micro-Measurements data acquisition systems that utilize the RJ45 connector. The RJ45-to-screw- terminal block adapter has a 6...
March 28, 2018
The RJ45 connector provides a reliable connection for a strain gage to a measurement instrument or data acquisition system.  However, it is important to use a high quality tool to crimp the...
March 19, 2018
The majority of foil strain gages are installed using an adhesive system that is purchased separately from the strain gage itself. On some Micro-Measurements gage types it is possible to order the...
March 19, 2018
Different strain gage installation conditions and test specifications often necessitate the use of different types or sizes of leadwires. For accurate, reliable strain measurements, it is important...
March 12, 2018
Solvent degreasers that are used to remove surface contaminates like oil, grease, etc. should leave nothing behind other than a contaminate-free surface. While there are a number of solvents...
March 12, 2018
Determining the pressure of the fluids contained within an aluminum beverage can makes an inexpensive laboratory experiment utilizing strain gage technology. The strain gage rosette sensor plays a...
March 2, 2018
In order to improve the reliability and safety of Structures, structural Health Monitoring (SHM) has become a popular vehicle to determine the condition of the monitored structure and identify...
March 1, 2018
Civil engineers constantly face the challenge of making accurate strain measurements in very hostile environments.  Wind, rain sleet, snow, extreme temperatures, traffic...the list goes on and...
February 28, 2018
In this Micro-Measurements® iNotes™ video, Tom Rummage and Matt Saas discuss the process of choosing strain gage adhesives for composite and plastic  materials.  Because a...
February 27, 2018
In this video, Bob and Kevin discuss about Thermal Output. To aid our understanding of strain gage sensor thermal output, it is helpful to first understand thermal expansion. Often called...