Load cells can be used in a very wide range of different applications. One of the more interesting applications we have seen is a customer who needed to measure the forces that winches in a theatre were being subjected to.
Determining the anticipated accuracy of a load cell takes some thought and a variety of factors need to be considered. A Load cell’s %RO accuracy specifications are a great starting point but so are a variety other factors, such as:
IECEx is an international scheme, ensuring worldwide conformity to international standards. It provides assurance that equipment used for use in explosive environments is manufactured and operated according to the highest international standards of safety.
Here in Australia there are strict regulations concerning the production and processing of food and beverages. Naturally, these exist to protect the public from food products that have become contaminated with foreign bodies or bacteria.