On our newly designed, user friendly LCM Systems website, we have included an informative guide to Load Cells. Entitled What is a Load Cell? and accessible by clicking on the title, it has been written for both the novice and experienced engineers.
Starting from basics, this page answers the basic question What is a Load Cell?, before going on to provide information on the different types of load cells available to meet the demands of the diverse range of applications in which they are used. Click throughs to more comprehensive information are included, making the web page easy to navigate to load cells of interest.
Types of Load Cell discussed include:
Finally, in a very useful conclusion, we talk about the range of instrumentation available that will make the load cell signal useful.