Media

February 22, 2018
In this video, Kevin demonstrates how to apply M-Coat W-1 as a protective, enviromental coating on a strain gage. When to use it: Laboratory and field applications underdamp or wet conditions. Long/...
February 21, 2018
In this video, Steven demonstrates a new method for attaching leads to high temperature free-filament wire strain gage. The high temperature gages are optimized for a wide variety of hostile...
February 7, 2018
In this video, Darryl  and Tom demonstrate the importance of choosing the right installation tape for handling strain gages, and discuss why it is not recommended to use just any PTFE tape,...
February 6, 2018
In this video, Tom Rummage and Collin Mooney will use  a soda can and a rosette foil strain gage to demonstrate how to measure the stresses developed in a thin-walled pressure vessel. The...
January 26, 2018
Buying a new mountain bike? You need to decide between bikes with front suspension only (a “hardtail”) or full (front and rear) suspension. We decided to investigate the change in...
January 12, 2018
In this video, Darryl demonstrates the HS line of Linear Displacement Sensors. These extremely precise displacement sensors require a DC excitation and output a milivolt signal which can be monitored...
January 9, 2018
In this video, Kevin demonstrates how a strain gage Hybrid Sensor® output can be used with the analog input of an Arduino Uno® (or any microcontroller) for proportional control of a servo...
December 26, 2017
In this video, Xu Zhongyuan provides a demonstration of Micro-Measurements System 9000 and StrainSmart software in Chinese language. www.micro-measurements.com      ...
December 21, 2017
Copper is a reactive metal that requires the use of the correct surface preparation materials and techniques in order to install a strain gage sucessfully and repeatably.  In this iNotes video,...
December 19, 2017
A question that is asked from time to time is, «Why do WK-Series strain gages have multiple, apparently redundant lead ribbons?».  In this iNotes video, Tom and Collin provide...