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Drawings and picture references are for illustration purposes only.
Lifting
Load and Stress Monitoring
The simplest and most reliable method of measuring load. Load
pins are easily incorporated into the load path by replacing an
existing load bearing pin. Capacities start at 2kgs to over 2000
tonnes. Bespoke, sub-sea and hazardous area load pins can be
supplied.
Features:
Stainless steel construction
Long design life
Sealed to IP67
Suitable for use in zone 1 & 2 hazardous areas
Special application options
Welded 'up the hole' gauging
Accurate amplifiers
Benefits:
Simple to install new or retrofitted
Bespoke solutions that meet the very specific customer requirements
Long-term, reliable operation
Load Pins
Typical minimum diameter for a range of load ratings are:
Load (tonne)
5
10
20
50
100
200
500
1000
Diameter (mm)
28
35
48
70
96
130
200
290
Typical Cable Entry
Typical Suitable Connector