G S Sensors Ltd - PRODUCT NEWS

New miniature load cell for autosport applications.

The new XFTC-161-M10 miniature load cell from GS Sensors is a
rugged tension / compression force sensor which has been
specifically designed for demanding autosport and automotive

Its compact size makes the load cell ideal for numerous applications of force
measurement within the structure of racing cars in formula one, rally and all
endurance races. It is particularly suited for body and suspension development

Available in ranges of 100, 200, 500 and 1000 Newton for measurement of
both static and dynamic loads, the sensors have a high rupture overload
capability of up to six times full scale, offering protection in tough operating

They are equipped with spanner flats on both sides of the sensor for easy and
fast mounting and can be laser welded to give mechanical security.

Standard mechanical connection is with M10 male threads, but female threads
and a choice of M8 and M12 threads are also available.

With an accuracy of better than  ±0.5% FS and a sensitivity of 150mV FS,
the load cells can be temperature compensated up to 120ºC, allowing them
to be used in high temperature zones.

For more information, please contact :-

Sean Gough

For more details of this product...
email our HelpDesk quoting Ref. shown below

Ref: GS002
June 2000

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