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TSW Tension Sensor

Made in Germany
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Stationary electronic tension sensor for measuring wires, ropes and cables up to 10 mm ⌀

Sensor with large guide rollers (60 mm ⌀), minimizes material deflection

Features

  • Guide rollers 60 mm groove ⌀, V-grooved or U-grooved, ball-bearing mounted
  • Tension sensor with integrated measuring amplifier
  • Various output signals: analog, digital (optional), current (optional), analog DMS (optional)
  • Easy calibration to customized material by operator
  • Tension sensor with mechanical overload protection
  • Tension sensor with rugged aluminum housing

Available Models

ModelTension RangeMeasuring Head Width*Calibration Material
TSW-20K0 - 20 Kg550 mmSteel rope 1.50 mm ⌀ (7x7x0.20)
TSW-50K0 - 50 Kg550 mmSteel rope 3 mm ⌀ (6x7x0.30)
TSW-100K0 - 100 Kg550 mmSteel rope 4 mm ⌀ (6x7x0.50)
Other tension ranges available on request
* Outside dimensions of front plate

Guide Rollers

Code Line Speed
Vmax ...m/min
Roller Material
Standard 2000 Hardcoated aluminium (radius R3)
Code R2 2000 Hardcoated aluminium (radius R5)

Output Signal

TS1 Sensor Standard Output Signal Diagram Standard

Output signal: 0 - 1 VDC

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TS1 Sensor Code A2 Output Signal Diagram Code A2

Output signal: 0 - 10 VDC

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TS1 Sensor Code A3 Output Signal Diagram Code A3

Output signal: 4 - 20 mA DC

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TS1-A10 without integrated Amplifier Diagram Code A10

Output signal: mV/V
for sensors without amplifier

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TS1-232 Sensor to PC Code 232

Output signal:
-digital: RS 232
-analog: 0 - 1 V DC

Up to 100 readings can be transferred per second, (internal sampling rate max. 4800 times/s)

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TS1-232-H Sensor to PC Code 232-H

Output signal:
-digital: RS 232
-analog: 0 - 1 V DC

Only for tension range 200 Kg or higher
Up to 500 readings can be transferred per second, (internal sampling rate max. 25000 times/s)
Only for certain tension ranges and designs available
Please contact us for details

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Specifications

Accuracy±1 % full scale and ±1 digit
other calibration material: ±3 % full scale or better
Overload protection100 % of tension range
Measuring principleStrain gauge bridge
Measuring roller deflectionMax. 0.5 mm
Natural frequencyApprox. 500 Hz, depending on tension range
Signal processingAnalog (option: digital)
Temperature driftLess than ±0.05 % full scale/°C
Output SignalStandard: 0 - 1 V DC (analog) impedance: ≥ 5 kΩ
Option: 0 - 10 V DC (analog), 4 - 20 mA (current) or mV/V (DMS) digital RS 232
Damping (fg)Standard: 30 Hz (other values on request)
Temperature range10 - 45 °C
Air humidity85 % RH, max.
Power supply+15...24 V DC, max. 50 mA regulated
Code A10: max. +5 V DC, max. 20 mA regulated
Housing materialAluminium
Weight, net (gross)Approx. 1500 g (approx. 1800 g)