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April 23, 2020
Abstract:   This article provides an analysis of transducer creep by quantifying the individual creep contributions of the counterforce; strain gage backing and adhesive; and strain gage...
April 16, 2020
Are you looking for a new employee? One who is dependable, flexible, a team player but who can also work on their own with minimal supervision? The requirements for personnel and DAQ (Data...
April 16, 2020
A strain gage rosette is, by definition, an arrangement of two or more closely positioned gage grids, separately oriented to measure the normal strains along different directions in the underlying...
April 15, 2020
“Asking the right questions, [amid these uncertain and challenging times,] and knowing the desired outcome, enables making the correct product and process choices. “ (A.C. The New Normal...
April 7, 2020
We received  several questions from a customer who wants to gage a carbon fiber shaft and measure the torque. Will strain gages work for this application? If so, what do you recommend? Yes...
April 3, 2020
ARUS es un equipo español de Formula Student, compuesto por más de 90 estudiantes que diseñaron, fabricaron y probaron dos coches de carrera tipo fórmula. El objetivo...
April 1, 2020
As a verb, gage and gauge mean the same thing — to perform an act of measurement. Here at Micro-Measurements, we’re in the business of measuring strain, but gauges (and gages!) can also...
April 1, 2020
Rise of the Advanced Sensors Technology Strain Gauge It seems impossible that the humble strain gauge, often regarded as old-fashioned or not regarded at all, is a stalwart of modern life. It has...
March 31, 2020
  Max, Min, Diagonal, Rate?   Strain testing for PCBAs is an essential tool to improve reliability of modern electronics. Minimising the strain during production processes and...
March 31, 2020
Frank G. Tatnall For more than three decades Frank Tatnall was a very popular figure at virtually every SESA meeting. His distinguished appearance, congeniality, sense of humor and his endless...