SCAD 508 Strain Measurement System

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EXCITATION VOLTAGE Selectable from 0.5VDC  to 10 VDC in steps of0.5 VDC. All channels can have different  excitation voltage
INPUT CHANNELS Eight Strain Gage Input Channels. (Expansion Modules upto 256 channels under development)
BRIDGE CONFIGURATIONS Quarter Bridge, Half Bridge or Full Bridge for 120 Ohms, 350 Ohms and 1000 Ohms Strain Gages. The system incorporates internal bridge completion circuitry for 120 Ohms, 350 Ohms and 1000 Ohms Strain Gages.
PC INTERFACE USB.
ENGINEERING UNITS Each Channel can be set for user defined engineering units  via the Mx+B scaling format.
SCANNING RATE 8 Channels per second.
GAGE FACTOR SETTINGS 0.1-99 ;  Resolution – 0.001
BRIDGE FACTOR SETTING 1(QuarterBridge), 2 – Half Bridge, or 4 – Full Bridge or user defined.
BRIDGE BALANCE Auto Balancing of All Channels.
FULL SCALE STRAIN OUTPUT Selectable: – 1250, 2500, 5000, 10,000, 25,000, 50,000 and 1,00,000 Microstrains.
FULL SCALE ANALOG OUTPUT +/- 10 VDC
DYNAMIC RESPONSE The Analog Output of each channel provides a Dynamic Response of DC to 50 kHz (Flat) for recording in an External recorder or Data Acquisition Card.Roll off from 50 to 150 kHz .
FILTER Each Channel of SCAD 508 has a 8th OrderButterworth low pass filter. Software Selectable Cut off Frequencies 10Hz ; 100Hz ;1kHz ;5kHz ;10kHz ; 20kHz ;40kHz ; 50kHz & Wideband (filter disable).
CALIBRATION Shunt calibration across the 1000 Ohms passive arm to simulate 5000 Microstrains.