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Medium Cable & Wire Tension Meter

Improve quality and process control when measuring tension on a wide range of flat or round materials, moving or static, with the Tensitron LX-1 tension meter. Use LX-1 instruments to check the tension on copper wire 1 to 19 AWG, tape or bands up to 1” wide, steel wire up to .08 inch, and braided cable up to 1/4 inch. Ideal for coil winding, EDM wire, textile manufacturing, and more.

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-Quick, easy operation
-Lightweight, portable
-Durable construction
-Measures moving or stationary materials
-Tension ranges from .5 lb. to 500 lb.
-Backlit, digital display with color-bar graphic
-Selectable units (lb., kg, or daN)
-Data storage and statistics
-Analog or serial output (optional)
-Custom rollers and calibrations available for other materials and diameters
-Includes carrying case and NIST-traceable calibration certificate

LX Tension Meter

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