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PT-100-L Pocket Tension Meter for Circular Knitting

Measuring Range: 0.5 - 100.0 grams or cN

This new portable electronic pocket tension meter is designed for measurement of low tensions of fibers, yarns. etc. typically found on circular knitting machines etc.

The PT-100-L is also capable of measuring the speed and length of the yarn/fiber from each feeder using the supplied magnetic sensor. It is battery-powered and pocket-sized for convenient storage and features and extremely small measuring head for applications with limited access space.

Easy Slide-In material threading by cone shaped guide roler and turning the instrument 180 degrees

  • Continuous automatic "zero setting" in all measuring positions insures highest accuracy and repeatability
  • Adjustable electronic damping to provide steady tension readings
  • V-Grooved Ball-bearing guide rollers with measuring head width of 24 mm (outer distance of guide rollers)
  • Compact aluminum housing is rugged and features an easy to read LCD Display
  • NIST-Traceable Calibration Certificate & Test Report is optionally available
  • User-set measuring units of Grams or cN and can be used in right or left hand as desired
  • Rechargeable battery provides approx. 40 hours of continuous use
  • Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy and is CE Certified

Tension Ranges
Model Ranges Measuring Range SpeedMeasuring Range LengthCalibration Material 
PT-100-L 0.5 - 100.0 gram or cN 0 - 1999 m/min0 - 1999 mPA: 0.12 mm Ø 

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PT-100 Pocket Tension Meter for Circular Knitting

  • Adjustable electronic damping provides a more steady value as compared to constantly fluctuation tension values
  • Compact aluminum housing is rugged and features an easy to read LCD Display

More details

PT-100 Pocket Tension Meter for Circular Knitting

Complete Kit
Tension meter with carrying case, sensor, magnet, AC adapter with 3 country adapters (EU/USA/UK), operating instruction manual

Accuracy ±1.5 % full scale ±1 digit
Length measuring: ±0.5 % and ±1 digit
Overload protection 200% full scale
Measuring units cN, gr, m/min, in/min, m, in switchable
Measuring principle Strain gauge full bridge loadell
Damping Adjustable electronic damping, averaging
Display LCD 3 ½ digits, 9 mm high
Display update rate 2 times per second
Auto power off After 3 minutes off non use
Temperature range 10 - 45 ºC
Air humidity 85 % RH, max.
Power supply LiPo accumulator (approx. 40 h continous use, charging time approx. 3.5 h) and Lithium Polymer Rechargeable Battery (approx. 40 hours continous use, charging time approx. 3.5 h) with Charger 100 - 240 V AC with country adapters (EU/USA/UK)
Housing material Aluminium
Dimensions 141 x 36 x 22 mm (LxWxH)
Weight, net (gross) Approx. 170 g (approx. 500 g)

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