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ZD2 Universal tension meter for checking fibers, yarns and fine wires

Made in GermanyPrecision movement and light-weight, hard plastic housing makes the Type Z Series ideal for accurately checking the operating or static tensions of a wide variety of process material including delicate yarns, fibers, filaments, etc.

  • Large, easy to read scale (54 mm Ø)
  • Everything in operator's view:
  • the guide rollers
  • the measured material
  • the readings
  • Ball-bearing mounted, V-grooved guide rollers
  • Inspection Certificate 3.1 according EN 10204 with calibration report is optionally available
  • Light weight
  • Filament guide and roller shifting mechanism ensure easy acquisition of the running material
  • Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy
  • Housing made of high-strength plastic
  • Certificate of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 is include

Tension Ranges
Model Ranges Measuring Head Width* mmSCHMIDT Calibration Material**  
ZD2-30 3-30 cN 63PA: 0.12 mm Ø  
ZD2-50 5-50 cN 63PA: 0.12 mm Ø  
ZD2-100 10-100 cN 63PA: 0.12 mm Ø  
ZD2-150 20-150 cN 63PA: 0.12 mm Ø  
ZD2-200 20-200 cN 63PA: 0.12 mm Ø  
ZD2-300 20-300 cN 63PA: 0.20 mm Ø  
Other tension ranges available on request. Other units of measure available, such as g.
* Width of filament guide
** Suitable for 95% of applications - PA = Polyamide Monofilament

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

Complete Kit
Delivery includes:
Tension meter with carrying case, operating instructions in English or German as requested

Calibration: According to SCHMIDT factory procedure
Accuracy: ±1% full scale or ±1 graduation on scale
Scale diameter: 54 mm
Temperature range: 10-45ºC
Air humidity: 85% RH, max.
Housing material: Plastic (POM)
Housing dimensions: 157 x 85 x 32 mm (LxWxH)
Weight, net (gross): approx. 220 g (620 g)

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