Fixtured or Permanent Tension Meters

Looper Tensiometer -- PFTL211
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

Load cell PFTL211-CE is an excellent choice for looper applications in hot rolling mills. The load cell can be installed as an integrated part of the looper arm and senses the force from strip tension in both directions. The Millmate Looper Tensiometer load cells are made in a mill proof version. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Multiple Roller; Sensor pair
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Display: Digital Readouts
PillowBlock Load Cell -- Pressductor® - PFCL301
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

The Vertical Mini Series PillowBlock is a "true" vertical force load cell, and measures only the total sum of the force components that are at a right angle to its top surface. The load cell is designed to measure vertical forces in both directions in most types of web processing machinery used in... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Multiple Roller; Sensor pair
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Display: Digital Readouts
PillowBlock Load Cell -- Pressductor® - PFTL 201
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

In many strip processes, the strip tension inherently produces a horizontal force component on a roll... or, by design, it can be made to do so. Using this horizontal force component to measure strip tension can be highly advantageous. The load cell can be sized to measure just the strip tension,... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Multiple Roller; Sensor pair
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Display: Digital Readouts
PillowBlock Load Cell -- Pressductor® - PFTL301
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

The Horizontal Mini Series PillowBlock load cells for the web processing industries have the same dimensions as conventional load cells and mount in the same way. But they measure only the horizontal force component of the web tension. Unlike load cells that measure along the vertical axis, they are... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Multiple Roller; Sensor pair
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Display: Digital Readouts
PillowBlock Tensiometer -- PFCL 201
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

These units are designed for strip tension measurement in applications where it is essential or advantageous to determine the vertical force component. Machined from a single block of stainless steel, they have exceptionally high tolerance for overloads, shock and impact, in addition to high... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Local Interface: Digital Front Panel
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Tension Controller -- PFEA101
from ABB Measurement & Analytics

PFEA 101 Controllers - the easy way to take control of your tension. The controller maintains uniform web tension in a closed loop control system for unwind and rewind applications. The unit can be interfaced with a variety of torque output devices to control brakes, clutches and motors. For... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber
  • Interface Options: Serial Interface
Segmented Tension Roll transducer -- STR™
from Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc.

The Segmented Tension Roll transducer is a specialty idler roller that measures tension on multiple individual web strands in a slitting and rewind environment, or at multiple points across the width of a single web in a converting or film application. In recent years converters of extensible... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 12 to 400
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Diameter/Width to be Measured: 3 to 4
Ultrasonic Sensor -- ToughSonic 14
from Senix Distance and Level Sensors

The ToughSonic 14 ultrasonic sensor is an all-purpose ultrasonic sensor with a maximum range of 14 feet (4.3 meters). Like all ToughSonic sensors, it ’s built for durability and ease of use in tough industrial environments. It ’s fully submersible, corrosion resistant, shock resistant... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Non-contact / Frequency
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Load Cell Roll Assembly
from Montalvo Corporation

The Montalvo LCR Load Cell / Roll Assembly continuously measures tension in your moving web and is ideal for low start-up inertia. Featuring the best tension sensing technology available today, low drag, maintenance free bearings and 3-D dynamic balancing for speeds up to 1500 fpm are options that... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Roller with Integrated Sensor
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Double Range Force Measuring Bearing -- LMGZ202.D.H15
from FMS USA, Inc.

The LMGZ.D double range force measuring bearing sensors offer the highest accuracy, reliability, and durability in the industry. Especially when processing widest kinds and widths of materials. Features. Advantages. Measurable tension range 1:200. Widest measuring range available at high resolution. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 7.42 to 337
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Ultrasonic Sensor -- ToughSonic 3
from Senix Distance and Level Sensors

The ToughSonic 3 is an all-purpose ultrasonic sensor with a maximum range of 3 feet (91 centimeters). This short range sensor has the same 30 millimeter stainless steel housing as the ToughSonic 14. It features a short 1.75 inch (4.5 centimeter) minimum range and a narrow ultrasonic beam width for... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Non-contact / Frequency
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
TNT Tension Sensing Roll
from Montalvo Corporation

The TNT is a "plug and play" tension roller. Everything from the bearings to the load cells and cables are located inside the roller. Installation is a breeze with a simple one-wire hook-up. Additionally, the roller is a lightweight precision aluminum extrusion delivering reliability and accuracy in... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Roller with Integrated Sensor
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Force Measuring Bearing -- LMGZ200
from FMS USA, Inc.

The LMGZ series tension sensors offer the highest accuracy, reliability, and durability in the industry. The ultra flat sensor can be used in the most stringent space conditions. Features. Advantages. 20 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. Accuracy class 0.3%. Wide measuring... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 7.42 to 22.48
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.3000
Ultrasonic Sensor -- ToughSonic 30
from Senix Distance and Level Sensors

The ToughSonic 30 is an all-purpose ultrasonic sensor with a maximum range of 30 feet (9.1 meters). Like all ToughSonic sensors, it ’s built for durability and ease of use in tough industrial environments. It ’s fully immersible, corrosion resistant, shock resistant and all around tough. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Non-contact / Frequency
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Force Measuring Bearing Block -- PMGZ100
from FMS USA, Inc.

These force sensors are perfect for difficult ambient conditions, e.g. cooling water, wet paperpulp, high temperatures, humidity, acids and bases. They can be used in virtually any wet environment. Features. Advantages. Overload protection, 10-times nominal measuring force. No recalibration... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 450 to 4496
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Ultrasonic Sensor -- ToughSonic 50
from Senix Distance and Level Sensors

ToughSonic 50 is an all-purpose ultrasonic sensor with a maximum range of 50 feet (15.2 meters). Like all Toughsonic sensors, they are built for durability and ease of use in tough industrial environments. ToughSonic 50s are fully immersible, corrosion resistant, shock resistant and all around... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Configuration: Non-contact / Frequency
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Computer Interface: Computer Interface
Force Measuring Bearing Block -- UMGZ060
from FMS USA, Inc.

The UMGZ force measuring blocks are ruggedly constructed, accurate and very reliable. They are used in normal and dry ambient conditions. Features. Advantages. Overload protection, 10-times nominal measuring force. No recalibration required. Nominal forces of 0,5-100 kN. Nominal forces suitable for... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 112 to 450
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Journal -- AMGZ205.100
from FMS USA, Inc.

The AMGZ Series sensors are designed as dead shaft sensors to allow easy roller change in continuous material processing applications. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No recalibration required. 20:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring capability. Nominal forces from 100 - 2250... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 22.48
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Journal -- CZ205.1000
from FMS USA, Inc.

The force measuring journals of the CZ 205 Series undertake the tension measurement in all kinds of continuous material processing applications. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No recalibration required. 20 : 1 force measuring range. Wide measuring range at high resolution. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 225
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Journal -- ZMGZ205.100
from FMS USA, Inc.

The ZMGZ series force measuring journals are used to measure the tension in continuous material processing. Force measuring journals are utilized with rollers that have an internal bearing. A bearing mounts to the bearing seat of the load cell and fits inside the roller. Features. Advantages. 10... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 22.48
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- CR1000
from FMS USA, Inc.

The force measuring rollers of the CR 208, CR 210 and CR 212 Series are ideal devises to measure tensions in wires, cables and narrow flat materials. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No recalibration required. 20:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring range at high resolution. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 225
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber; Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- IMGZ035.1500
from FMS USA, Inc.

The measuring sensors are integrated in the roller and measure the forces which are acting on the roller in an accuratly and effective manner. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. 50:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring capability. Nominal forces from... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 337
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ106A
from FMS USA, Inc.

FMS force measuring rollers of the RMGZ100 series are used to measure the tension in ropes, cables, wires and narrow web materials. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No recalibration required. 20:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring capability. Nominal forces from 3-300 N. Size... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 1.35
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ315
from FMS USA, Inc.

The RMGZ 300 Series force measuring roller is used to measure the tension in wires, cables and similar materials. This dedicated measuring roller family was developed to work in rotating applications with high revolutions. Features. Advantages. Engineered to work in high revolution applications. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 11.24
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ416B
from FMS USA, Inc.

FMS force measuring rollers of the RMGZ400/600 series are used to measure the tension in ropes, cables, wires and narrow web materials. Features. Advantages. Nominal forces from 60-4000 N. Wide material processing range. 10 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. 50:1 force... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 13.49
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ821
from FMS USA, Inc.

FMS force measuring rollers of the RMGZ800 series are used to measure the tension in ropes, cables, wires and narrow web materials - made for higher forces and stability. Features. Advantages. Medium to high tension force (100-8000 N). Wide material processing range. 10 times overload protection. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 22.48
  • Meter Style: Cable or Fiber; Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ912.100.40.E
from FMS USA, Inc.

The RMGZ900mini series sensors are designed as self contained cantilever mount sensors that minimise machine space requirements in narrow material processing applications. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. 50:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 4.5
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Roller -- RMGZ915.250.69.E
from FMS USA, Inc.

The RMGZ900 series force measuring rollers are designed as self contained cantilever mount sensors that minimise machine space requirements in continuous material processing applications. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. 50:1 force measuring range. [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 11.24
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Sensor -- C203.1000.17
from FMS USA, Inc.

The dual flexion beam sensors of the C203 series set new benchmarks with regards to precision, reliability and economic efficiency. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No re-calibration required. 20:1 force measuring range. Accuracy class 0.5%. Nominal forces 50, 125, 250, 500 and... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 225
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Force Measuring Sensor -- CA203.1000
from FMS USA, Inc.

The CA203 series is made for dead shaft applications. FMS dual flexion beam technology sensors set new benchmarks with regards to precision, reliability and economic efficiency. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. No re-calibration required. 20:1 force measuring range. Accuracy class... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 225
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000
Load Cell -- DMGZ323A.RF
from FMS USA, Inc.

The DMGZ300 series load cells measure force in the direction of the center axis of the sensor. Features. Advantages. 10 times overload protection. Recalibration is not required. 20:1 force measuring range. Wide measuring capability. Stainless steel sensor, aluminium sleeve. Corrosion resistant,... [See More]

  • Application: Fixtured or Permanent
  • Tension Range: 67.44
  • Meter Style: Web or Sheet
  • Accuracy: 0.5000