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November 13, 2018
A connecting rod is a rigid member which connects a piston to a crank or crankshaft. The connecting rod is best known because of its use in internal combustion (IC) piston engines, such as vehicle...
November 13, 2018
Today, a pressure vessel (cylindrical or spherical) is designed to hold liquids or gases at a pressure substantially higher than the ambient pressure. The soda can is considered a thin wall pressure...
November 5, 2018
PCB’s remain among the most essential components of today’s Structural Health Monitoring (SHM), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Autonomous Vehicles, instrumentation & control,...
November 5, 2018
In this iNote Ron Rath, CEO at TECAT discusses a new telemetry system that incorporates Micro-Measurements strain gage sensors and MEMS accelerometer to report torque, vibration and acceleration from...
October 23, 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 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 31, 2018
There is a strong element of craftsmanship involved in making consistently successful strain gage installations. As for any other field, this craft has its own special tools and working materials...
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 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 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...