3 Situations That Causes Damage to Load Cells

Written by Business Success on . Posted in Load cell types, Measurement device, Torque

Tension load cell

Load cells are often as part of an accurate weighing system for several reasons. These cells are able to provide highly accurate measurements while remaining non-intrusive. In addition, these cells are able to provide accurate measurements in a wide range of temperatures from -452 degrees to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. That being said, certain situations can cause load cells to become incapable of providing accurate measurements. With that in mind, here are three situations that can cause a load cell to become faulty.

  1. Unbalanced Zero Connection

    It’s imperative for a load cell to rest at zero while not being used. If you’re consistently noticing readings that are varying wildly, it’s likely that an unbalanced connection has taken place. There are a wide number of instances that