Orders Over $100 Ship Free. Enter Promo Code "SHIPFREE" for free UPS Ground Shipping at Checkout. (USA Only)

DXN High Precision Tension Meter

Made in Germany
DXN High Precision Tension Meter
Click images to enlarge.
11 ranges, 20-120 g to 5-50 Kg

A precision movement with high over-load capacity provides highest accuracy and long lasting calibration

Features

  • Large, linear scale for higher reading accuracy over the entire range.
  • Material thickness compensation on all high range models.
  • DXN's are individually calibrated for highest accuracy.
  • Choice of guide rollers for filament speeds up o 5000 m/min.
  • Rugged die-cast aluminum housing.
  • NIST-Traceable calibration optionally available.

Tension Ranges

ModelRangeMeasuring Head
Width mm
Calibration MaterialMaterial thickness
compensator
DXN-12020-120 g65PA: 0.12 mmNo
DXN-20020-200 g65PA: 0.12 mmNo
DXN-40020-400 g65PA: 0.20 mmNo
DXN-100050-1000 g65PA: 0.30 mmYes
DXN-1000EX100-1000 g116PA: 0.30 mmYes
DXN-2000200-2000 g116PA: 0.50 mmYes
DXN-5000400-5000 g116PA: 0.80 mmYes
DXN-10K*2-10 Kg116PA: 1.00 mmYes
DXNL-20K**5-20 Kg216PA: 1.50 mmYes
DXNL-30K**5-30 Kg265PA: 1.50 mmNo
DXNL-50K**5-50 Kg265Steel Rope 1.50mmNo
*Lever optional on 10K model
**20K, 30K and 50K models include lever

Options

Air Damping (A)
An adjustable, precision air dashpot provides steady tension readings for those applications where high tension fluctuations exist

Lever (L) A heavy-duty, lever-operated mechanism moves the outer rollers for easy acquisition of the running filament. Recommended for models of 10 K higher.

High Speed Rollers
(K) For speeds up to 3500 m/min (U) For speeds up to 5000 m/min.

Related Products

Click image for more info
Available Rollers for Hand-Held Tension Meters

Specifications

Accuracy± 1% of Full Scale or ± 1 graduation mark on scale
Diameter54 mm (2.13")
Maximum Speed(standard) 2000 m/min
(optional) 3500 m/min (K)
(optional) 5000 m/min (U)
Outer roller distance, c:cDXN-30 to DXN-1000 EX - 38 mm
DXN-2000 to DXN-10K - 100 mm
DXN-20K - 200 mm
DXN-30K to DXN-50K - 250 mm
Roller MaterialHard-coated aluminum (standard)
Hardened steel (ST)
Ceramic (CE)
Phenolic (PH)
Housing materialDie-cast aluminum
Dimensions260 x 72 x 44 mm
(10.2" x 2.8" x 1.7")
Weight700 g (1.5 lbs.), approx.

Downloads

Request Quote

Please complete the reCAPTCHA to verify that you are a Human.
Please enable javascript in order to submit this form.

Thank You

Thank you for your quote request, we will contact you within 1-2 business days.

There was an error submiting the form. Please try again.