The M5-1000 advanced digital force gauge from C ooper Instruments & Systems (Warrenton, VA) is designed for tension and compression force testing in applications across virtually every industry. With a capacity of 1,000 pound force, the gauge features an industry-leading sampling rate of 7,000 Hertz, producing accurate results even for quick-action tests, according to the company. This unit features a large, easy-to read LCD display and menu navigation that lets the user easily adjust configurable parameters. The unit can store up to 1,000 readings, which can be downloaded to a PC, along with onboard statistical calculations. The M5-100 is overload protected to 150 percent of capacity, and is compatible with most high-capacity tests stands. The gauge includes MESURTM Lite data acquisition.
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