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Mini Strain Gauge

Ideal for showing the principle of a metal foil resistive strain gauge. The device is bonded to a flexible plastic strip with connections brought out to 4mm sockets. The structure allows for the strip to be bent in either direction with travel limiters to prevent damage.

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The gauge has a resistance of 120 ohms and gives about 1 ohm change at maximum flex. For real measurements the unit would need to be used as part of a bridge network with suitable amplification. A step gauge is provided to enable the strip to be bent in 5mm increments.

Product code: LA10-430