Tension Meter PT-100

Measuring Range 0.5 - 100.0 cN

Electronic pocket tension meter for measuring low tensions of fibres,  yarns. etc. Mostly used on circular knitting machines etc.

Hand-held device with small measuring head for applications with limited access space

andy tension meter with low wight

Special Features

  • Easy Slide-In material threading by cone shaped guide roller and turning the instrument
Thread tension meter PT-100
  • Automatic zero setting in each measuring position

  • Can be used for right and left hand use

  • Adjustable electronic damping to provide steady tension readings
  • When the series of measurement ends, the average value can be displayed
  • Ball-bearing mounted, V-grooved guide roller
  • Switchable measuring units cN and g
  • Measuring head width 24 mm (outer distance of guide rollers)
  • Rechargeable LiPo battery (approx. 40 h continous use)

Standard Features

  • Tension meter with small, compact aluminium housing
  • Easy one hand operation
  • Tension meter with easy to read LCD display
  • Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy
  • CE proofed, interference resistance about static charge
  • Certificate of compliance with the order 2.1 according DIN EN 10204 is included
  • Optionally available: Inspection Certificate 3.1 according DIN EN 10204 with calibration report (tension only)

Available Models

ModelMeasuring Range
Measuring Range
Measuring Range
PT-1000.5 - 100.0 cN------PA: 0.20 mm
PT-100-L0.5 - 100.0 cN0 - 1999 m/min0 - 1999 mPA: 0.20 mm more
* Suitable for 95 % of applications - PA = Polyamide Monofilament

Guide Rollers

Order-CodeLine Speed
Roller material
Standard2000Hardcoated aluminium

Standard Accessories

Mains Adapter

with 3 adapters (EU/USA/UK) for worldwide use,
100 - 240 V AC
Order number: K50202

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Calibration Report (optional)

Calibration Report

Inspection Certificate 3.1 according DIN EN 10204
including a calibration report is optional available

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Delivery Includes

Scope of delivery tension meter PT-100 Tension meter with carrying case, AC adapter with 3 country adapters (EU/USA/UK), operating instruction in german or englisch (as requested), Certificate of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 free of charge


Dimensions For PDF-file please
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Calibration:According SCHMIDT factory procedure
Accuracy:1.5 % full scale 1 digit
Resolution:0.1 cN
Overload protection:200 % full scale
Measuring units:cN, gr switchable
Measuring principle:Strain gauge bridge
Damping:Adjustable electronic damping, averaging
Display:LCD 3 digits, 9 mm high
Display update rate:2 times per second
Auto power off:After 3 minutes off non use
Temperature range:10 - 45 C
Air humidity:85 % RH, max.
Power supply:LiPo accumulator (approx. 40 h continous use, charging time approx. 3.5 h) and
AC adapter 100 - 240 V AC with country adapters (EU/USA/UK)
Housing material:Aluminium
Dimensions:See dimensions above
Weight, net (gross):Approx. 170 g (approx. 500 g)

Specifications subject to change without notice!



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