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March 10, 2020
MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA — March 2, 2020 — The Micro-Measurements® brand of Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that it has introduced a new high performance data...
March 7, 2020
The demanding aerospace industry requires large scale monolithic components to provide strength and rigidity in critical locations in the airframe.  For example, aircraft door frames must be...
March 6, 2020
In order to place well at competition, Formula SAE teams not only need a fast car, but must be able to support their design decisions.   Micro-Measurements® strain gauges were used to...
March 6, 2020
It is a commonly-known fact that strain gauges pick up strain in one direction only. This may result in a strain reading that is not aligned with the peak strain and therefore the value can be...
March 6, 2020
  Micro-Measurements - Pacific Instruments offers a comprehensive range of specialty instruments for data acquisition. In this podcast, Patrick shares tips for choosing a data acquisition...
February 26, 2020
In this podcast, Patrick from Pacific Instruments speaks about signal conditioning/data acquisition systems. I’m not sure if it’s possible with a good memory to remember the first...
February 25, 2020
Founded in 1982, MACSEA has acquired decades of experience in providing ship health monitoring solutions to both Naval and commercial ship-owners. MACSEA was the first company to unleash...
February 25, 2020
Three of the ASTM Standards that are often used with characterizing the properties of plastics and composites including D3039 Poisson’s Ratio, D695 Compression and D5379 Shear Modulus are...
February 17, 2020
Case Study: Marine Engine Horsepower Verification Using Strain Gage Torque Measurements The S.S. Badger is a passenger and vehicle ferry that has been in service since 1953. Currently, she...
February 17, 2020
When you twist a door knob to open the door, your hand is applying a torque to the knob.  Torque-force twists things, whether it be the massive propeller shaft on a cruise ship, or the humble...