Why Measurements Matter - Force Transducer Testing and NASCAR

July 13, 2015 12:00:00

Why Measurements Matter - Force Transducer Testing and NASCAR

Force Measurement Error - Thread Loading In Compression

July 11, 2015 12:00:00

It is important to remember that not all calibration laboratories provide the same type of calibration service. For load cells calibrated in compression there may be a noticeable difference in output.

ASTM E74 Primary, Secondary and Working Standards Explained

June 16, 2015 12:00:00

Primary Force Standards (As Defined per ASTM E74-13a)

Tips from the Cal Lab – Point of Use to Save Time

June 03, 2015 12:00:00

Have you ever noticed a technician running around your facility asking, “Does anyone have a 5/32-inch Allen wrench?”

Single Measurement Bliss

May 17, 2015 12:00:00

When you make a first measurement, everything looks fine. It is when you make a second, repeated measurement and it is different from the first measurement that doubt begins to arise. Which one is the correct measurement?

Unbolting Load Cells May not Produce Repeatable Calibration Results

May 12, 2015 12:00:00

Welcome to our first official blog post. I figured I'd start off by posting something that is becoming more common. I'm hoping to make a compelling argument against removing a load cell from a machine; and expecting to repeat the calibration results once the load cell is re-installed, post calibration.

How to Convert Force to Mass

February 25, 2015 12:00:00

How to Convert Weights to be used as Force Standards from Mass and Force Transducers to Mass