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How to select a load cell

How to select a load cell

The following information is designed to assist in obtaining or providing the necessary information required to select a suitable standard load cell or provide the details required to offer a custom design load cell solution.

There are many factors that determine the suitability of a load cell for a given application or installation:

Loading Conditions


Adverse Loading Conditions

Mechanical Requirements

Mounting Attachment

Electrical Considerations

Electrical connection methods 

There are various methods of obtaining connections from the load cell to the outside world. These will depend on the customers' requirements and will be affected by the environmental conditions that the load cell is used in.

​Environmental Considerations

Special Requirements

​Delivery Requirements

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