Tension Sensor FSL-422

5 tension ranges from 0 - 50 cN up to 0 -1000 cN

Stationary electronic tension sensors  for measuring sensitive materials as optical fibres, carbon fibres, technical fibres etc.
Large, smooth running guide rollers for minimized material deflection with 32 mm groove ě

Tension meter with digital output for data processing with PC

Special Features

  • Universal mounting possibility - easy to install: Housing mounting or cylindrical hole mounting (mounting cut out: longhole R 19 mm, length 54 mm)
Mounting drawing tension sensor FSL-422
  • Large bending radius for gentle handling of sensitive material 
  • Tension sensor with integrated microprocessor controlled measuring amplifier
  • Digital output signal (RS 422) for connecting to a PC by using an adapter (RS 422 - RS 232)
  • Can be connected to PLC controls with digital input
  • Up to max. 32 sensors may be connected in one line
  • Each sensor can individually be addressed and set up
  • Simple connection to BUS-Systems using gateways
  • Easy adjustment to customised material by operator
  • Tension sensor with mechanical overload protection
  • Control lamp shows operative mode availability
  • The sensores are equipped with RS 422 interface. All sensors can be easily connected to a PC with COM interface. Therefore is a RS 422 - RS 232 interface converter, necessary available as accessory.

    Standard Features

    • Tension sensor with Aluminium housing
    • Power supply +15...24 V DC (regulated)
    • Certificate of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 is included
    • Optionally available: Inspection Certificate 3.1 according EN 10204 with calibration report

    Available Models

    ModelTension Range
    cN
    Measuring Head Width*
    mm
    SCHMIDT
    Calibration Material**
    FSL-50-4220 - 50150PA: 0.12 mm ě
    FSL-100-4220 - 100150PA: 0.12 mm ě
    FSL-200-4220 - 200150PA: 0.12 mm ě
    FSL-500-4220 - 500150PA: 0.20 mm ě
    FSL-1000-4220 - 1000150PA: 0.30 mm ě

    Other tension ranges and measuring head widths available on request.
    Other measuring units available, such as g or kg.
    * Outer dimensions of front plate
    ** Suitable for 95 % of applications PA = Polyamide Monofilament

    Calibration to customized material:
    If process material differs significantly from the SCHMIDT calibration material in diameter, rigidity or shape, special calibration using customer supplied samples is recommended. For this purpose a material sample of about 5 m should be supplied.

    Guide Rollers

    Order-Code
    Line Speed
    ...m/min
    Roller Material
    Standard4000Hardcoated aluminium
    Code T4000Plastic red (PVC)

    Click the order-code, to get picture and drawing of the guide rollers

    Spare Rollers

    Guide Rollers

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    overview for the guide rollers

    Output Signal

    Standard

    Output signal: digital RS 422
    Up to 200 readings can be transfered per second.
    (internal sampling rate max. 57600 times/sec)

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    Accessories (optional)

    Tension Inspect 3-XX

    Software for sensors with digital output signal for displaying and saving readings on a PC (Win XP and higher; 32 Bit and 64 Bit) Up to 32 sensors can be connected and displayed.

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    Converter

    From RS 422 to RS 232 with terminal strip
    Order number: EBK800

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    Connecting Cable

    Cat 5 cable with open ends for RS 422/RS 232 converter and power supply, Length 3 m
    Order number: EK0715

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    Connecting Cable

    Cat 5 cable for series connection of FS sensors, Length 3 m
    Order number: EK0711

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    Connecting Cable

    For connecting EBG-800 converter to PC, Length 2 m
    Order number: EK0643

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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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    Ordering Example

    To place an order Model with
    tension
    range
    Code for
    guide rollers
    (if not
    standard)
    Complete
    Order No.
    Please indicate the com-
    plete order number, e. g.:
    FSL-500-422 + T = FSL-500-422-T

    Delivery Includes

    Tension sensor with transport packaging, operating instruction in german or english (as requested), Certificate of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 free of charge

    Dimensions

    Dimensions For PDF-file please
    click picture

    Specifications

    Calibration:According to SCHMIDT factory procedure
    Accuracy:▒1 % full scale and ▒1 digit or better
    other calibration material:
    ▒3 % full scale and ▒1 digit or better
    Overload protection:100 % of tension range
    Measuring principle:Strain gauge bridge
    Measuring roller deflection:Max. 0.5 mm
    Natural frequency:Approx. 500 Hz, depending on tension range
    Signal processing:Digital RS 422
    Communication frequency:200 readings/s
    Temperature drift:Less than ▒0.05 % full scale/░C
    Output signal:Standard: RS 422
    Temperature range:10 - 45 ░C
    Air humidity:85 % RH, max.
    Power supply:+15...24 V DC, 50 mA (regulated)
    Housing:Aluminium
    Dimensions:See dimensions above
    Weight net (gross):Approx.440 g (Approx. 540 g)

    Specifications subject to change without notice!

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