This standard covers strain-gage force transducers, primarily those used in measurement systems.
Included among the specific versions of strain-gage force transducers, to which this Standard is applicable, are the following:
Universal (Combination Compression and Tension) Transducers
Terminology used in this document is defined either herein or in ISA-S37.1, Electrical Transducer Nomenclature and Terminology.
This standard establishes the following for strain-gage force transducers.
Uniform general specifications for design and performance characteristics
Uniform acceptance and qualification test methods, including calibration techniques
Uniform presentation of test data
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