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Loadcells and TC-08

Postby Alex » Thu Mar 03, 2005 8:10 am

Hi..

Since i am a newbe in this area, i have to ask..
Has anyone tried to use use Tc-08 to measure loads ?? Is it possible ?


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Postby Sarah » Fri Mar 04, 2005 10:12 am

Hi

Thank you for your post.

It is possible to connect a load cell to a TC-08. We have done this successfully here. You need to ensure that the cell output does not exceed the input voltage range of the TC-08, and you will probably need to supply external power to the cell.

You set the TC-08 to read in voltage rather than temperature, you can then scale the result.

Hope this helps

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Postby Alex » Fri Mar 04, 2005 12:05 pm

Hi..

Thanks for the reply.. :D

It helped.. :D I had to be certain that it was doable.. so i dont break something trying..

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