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Tension Range:

Accuracy:

±% Full Scale

Roll Diameter Range:

Diameter/Width to be Measured:

Tensiometer Configuration:

Shaft Applications:

Web Tension Mounting Options:

Local Interface:

Computer Interface?

Interface Options:

Application Software Included?

Display Type:

Output Options:

For use in hazardous applications?

Built in alarm indicator?

Controller Functions?

Pushbutton system calibration?

Temperature Compensated?

Data Storage?

Operating Temperature:

Allow up to: overrange/margin
Use the overrange/margin to restrict your search to items whose full-scale range is close to your requirements.
(Overrange/margin requires both 'From' and 'To' values to work.)

Help with Web Tension Sensors specifications:

Performance Specifications
   Tension Range       Minimum and maximum values of tension required to be measured. 
   Search Logic:      User may specify either, both, or neither of the "At Least" and "No More Than" values. Products returned as matches will meet all specified criteria.
   Accuracy       Required accuracy of tension readings. 
   Search Logic:      All matching products will have a value less than or equal to the specified value.
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Environment
   Operating Temperature       Full range of required operating temperature. 
   Search Logic:      User may specify either, both, or neither of the limits in a "From - To" range; when both are specified, matching products will cover entire range. Products returned as matches will meet all specified criteria.
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Dimensional Parameters
   Roll Diameter Range       This is the rated size range for the roll for which the tension sensor will be used. 
   Search Logic:      User may specify either, both, or neither of the "At Least" and "No More Than" values. Products returned as matches will meet all specified criteria.
   Diameter/Width to be Measured       Minimum and maximum dimensions are for diameter (cable) or width (web or belt). 
   Search Logic:      User may specify either, both, or neither of the "At Least" and "No More Than" values. Products returned as matches will meet all specified criteria.
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Tensiometer Configuration
   Tensiometer Configuration       
   Your choices are...         
   Single Roller       Cable or sheet wraps around one roller only. 
   Multiple Roller       Cable or sheet wraps around multiple rollers. 
   Sensor pair       Device consists of a pair of sensors to be located on either side of roller/roll (e.g. may require idler roll). 
   Roller with Integrated Sensor       Device is placed into web process as a roller (typically supported at both ends). 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
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Shaft Applications
   Shaft Applications       
   Your choices are...         
   "Live" Shaft Applications       Senses tension on actuated or powered roll. 
   "Dead" Shaft Applications       Senses tension on "non-powered" or idle roll. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
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Web Tension Mounting Options
   Web Tension Mounting Options       
   Your choices are...         
   Pillow block or pillow block base       Roller sits between two pillow blocks (with or without bearing). 
   Cantilevered Bracket       Sensor is bracket mounted or base mounted without pillow block. 
   Flanged Roll End       Sensor(s) secure to roller via flange (e.g. empty shell). 
   Screw/Bolt-on Roll End       Sensors are secured via clamp or expanding ring that is tightened via screws or bolts to roller end. 
   Through-hole or Stud Mount       Sensor is threaded to fit into hole or mounted via stud. 
   Other Web Tension Mounting Option       Specialized or unlisted mounting style. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
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User Interface Options
   Local Interface       
   Your choices are...         
   Analog Front Panel       Has analog user inputs such as potentiometers, dials, switches, etc. 
   Digital Front Panel       Setup or program through the front panel using digital keypad, menus, etc. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
   Computer Interface?       Can be controlled or monitored remotely with a computer via interface. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Interface Options       
   Your choices are...         
   Serial Interface       Serial communication protocol such as RS-232, RS-485, USB. 
   Parallel Interface       Parallel communication protocol such as GPIB / IEEE-488 / HPIB Protocol. 
   Other Computer Interface       Special requirements such as modem, RF transmitter, etc. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
   Application Software Included?       For control or for monitoring meter. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
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Display Type
   Display Type       
   Your choices are...         
   None (No Display)       Option for integral sensors or meters whose output goes to a separate instrument for display. 
   Analog Meter or Indicator       Includes needle meters, LED indicators, etc. 
   Digital Readouts       Numerical or application-specific readouts. 
   Video Display Terminal       Generic video display terminal, e.g. CRT, flat panel displays, etc. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
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Output Options
   Output Options       
   Your choices are...         
   Analog voltage signal       Output voltage varies with sensed tension, e.g. 0 - 10V. 
   Analog current signal (i.e., 4-20 mA)       "Transmitter" Option; current output varies with tension. 
   Frequency or Modulated Frequency       Frequency or modulated frequency output (e.g. sine wave, pulse train, AM, FM). 
   Switch or alarm signal       Output is a switched signal or contains an alarm signal at a certain threshold. 
   Search Logic:      All products with ANY of the selected attributes will be returned as matches. Leaving all boxes unchecked will not limit the search criteria for this question; products with all attribute options will be returned as matches.
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Features
   For use in hazardous applications?       Device is rated to be used in hazardous environments, may also be intrinsically safe. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Built in alarm indicator?       Built in audible, visual etc. alarm. Not just a switch or relay closure. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Controller Functions?       Has/takes sensor input, provides control function (Limits, PID, logic etc.) and outputs a control signal. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Pushbutton system calibration?       Zeros out tension for non-loaded roll to account for change in roller weight. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Temperature Compensated?       Devices whose error due to temperature drift is compensated. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
   Data Storage?       Integral or on-board reading storage capability. 
   Search Logic:      "Required" and "Must Not Have" criteria limit returned matches as specified. Products with optional attributes will be returned for either choice.
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