May 2015

May 28, 2015 - 10:38am
Tom Rummage describes Micro-Measurements training programs on foil strain gage technology, which are an essential part of our technical support offerings. This extensive series of regularly scheduled...
May 28, 2015 - 10:31am
All materials creep when stressed. Creep is a time-dependent material property, so the standard of how you measure it is by how much the material continues deforming when it’s stressed by steady-...
May 28, 2015 - 10:25am
When testing with stacked rectangular rosettes, we recommend reducing the excitation voltage by 2.5x when compared to a uniaxial gage of the same size. For more information on excitation levels,...
May 28, 2015 - 10:22am
With foil strain gages available with starting resistances from 60 Ω to 5000 Ω, does it really matter which value you choose? Well, like many choices in life, your resistance selection will involve...
May 28, 2015 - 10:03am
Donielle Dockery discusses the role of the Wheatstone bridge in foil strain gage technology, and the importance of proper wiring to ensure accurate test results and measurements.   
May 28, 2015 - 10:03am
Darryl Peterson highlights a new generation of foil strain gages and the technical advantages of selecting Micro-Measurements Advanced Sensors devices for your application.