USING LEG-MOUNTED BOLT-ON STRAIN SENSORS TO TURN YOUR TANK INTO A LOAD CELL


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USING LEG-MOUNTED BOLT-ON STRAIN SENSORS TO TURN YOUR TANK INTO A LOAD CELL
1010600USING LEG-MOUNTED BOLT-ON STRAIN SENSORS TO TURN YOUR TANK INTO A LOAD CELL
<emphasis role="italic"><emphasis role="bold">INTRODUCTION</emphasis></emphasis> The weight of material in a large vessel can be monitored by sensing the strain in its support structure—for example, its vertical legs. As material is drawn from or added to the vessel, the resulting stress changes in the support members cause small but measurable strains. It is not reasonable to expect these stresses to be…
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Sabrie Soloman: Sensors Handbook, Second Edition. USING LEG-MOUNTED BOLT-ON STRAIN SENSORS TO TURN YOUR TANK INTO A LOAD CELL, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010 1999), AccessEngineering Export