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MFL Strain Gauges

Strain Gauges by MFL Our partner Micro-Flexitronics LTD was established in the Thames Valley in 1996. The company spent the first two years examining the various processes involved in the manufacturing of strain gauges; the most appropriate raw materials to … Continue reading

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F1 & Motorsport

F1 & Motor Sport In the race against time you need reliability, that’s why our many years of race car experience and our 7 days a week facility, we are able to provide an unprecedented service that supports your strain … Continue reading

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Wind Tunnel Components

Wind Tunnel Components We have experience with multi component balances, such as wing and sting balances, these are commonly used in wind tunnels. By following our clients drawings of gauge positions and inter-wiring bridge configurations, the multi-bridge strain gauge circuits … Continue reading

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Down Hole Strain Gauging

Down-Hole Strain Gauging Our gauging techniques can be applied to most surfaces, even those that are hard to reach, such as down holes as small as 10mm in diameter or as far down as 300mm! We pre-wire the strain gauges … Continue reading

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Strain Gauge Interwiring

Inter Wiring Bridge Networks We apply precision soldering techniques to the strain gauges we bond. Our inter-wiring skills range from simple single bridge configurations to complex multi-bridge networks. The quality of the soldering will be visible to all as we … Continue reading

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Strain Gauge Bonding

Foil & Semiconductor Strain Gauge Bonding With our knowledge of advanced techniques and by following strict processes, the strain gauges we bond will be at one with your components. We only use top quality gauging cement and once applied and … Continue reading

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Thrust SSC

Thrust SSC We have also been involved with providing our expert strain gauge services to the Thrust SSC land speed project. Thrust SSC holds the World Land Speed Record, set on October 15, 1997, when it achieved a speed of … Continue reading

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Bloodhound SSC

Bloodhound SSC Recently we have been involved with providing our services for the Bloodhound SSC land speed record project which is aiming to break the land speed record with a pencil-shaped car powered by a jet engine and a rocket … Continue reading

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Showcase

Welcome to our showcase section of our website where you can view details and examples of our strain gauge work. Real World Examples Please see a small selection of work undertaken by Straintek by viewing the following links:- Bloodhound SSC … Continue reading

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Products

SPL4000 Bolt On Sensor Overview The SPL4000 Bolt-on sensor is widely recognised in the lift industry as a proven form of overload monitoring on passenger and goods lifts. It’s rugged design and exceptional performance makes this one of the most … Continue reading

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