CTA304 Rugged Triaxial Accelerometers

CTA304 Rugged Triaxial Accelerometers from Aptifirst

By: Aptifirst  15/03/2013
Keywords: process control, control equipment, Instrumentation

The CTA304 series of miniature, well-priced accelerometers offers a compact yet robust solution for many applications, including, defence, aerospace, motor racing, sports dynamics, production and processing, research and development , troubleshooting and laboratory projects.. Measurements of true dynamics are possible due to the accelerometers' ability to measure static (dc) and dynamic accelerations. The sensing elements are high-stability, MEMS micro-machined silicon capacitive strain gauges, potted in a rugged, compact aluminium alloy case designed for ease of mounting.CTA304 accelerometers are available in ranges from +/-2g to +/- 200g, all with an overload capability of +/-4,000g. Measurements may be made in the frequency range DC to 1,200Hz. The sensors are available for power supplies of 5V DC or 8 - 16V DC, and supply an output signal of 0.5 to 4.5V, with a zero shift of 2.5V. Aptifirst offers also dual- and single-axis accelerometers, as well as load cells, radio telemetry remote control and monitoring equipment. Aptifirst has many years of experience with transducer applications, we are therefore able to fully understand complex project requirements and are happy to assist with any application.

Keywords: accelerometers, control equipment, environmental monitoring, Industrial Process Control Equipment, Instrumentation, monitoring equipment, process control, Process control equipment, telemetry systems

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