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UK load-testing specialist Straightpoint has announced that it now uses HBM strain gauges in all of its force-measurement, load-monitoring and suspended weighing loadcell products.

The company selected HBM to be its sole supplier of strain gauges, enabling it to manufacture a range of products with up to 1,000 tonnes capacity, including Radiolink Plus, a wireless loadcell designed for use in applications such as overhead weighing, bollard pulling and tug testing.

Key features

  • The range of the wireless load cell is 250m and the unit is calibrated in tonnes
  • All of the models in the range utilise push-button control
  • The units can be set to display in kg, lb, kN and tonnes
  • Supplied with a Crosby hook and lifting eye, with other fittings such as Gunnebo or rod ends available on request

HBM is a global market leader in test and measurement, and weighing technologies.Our state-of-the-art, innovative products set standards for precision throughout the world

HBM supply a wide range of instrumentation including: strain gauges; transducers for torque / force / weight / displacement / pressure & acceleration; data acquisitions systems; industrial electronics; laboratory & calibration electronics and analysis & control software

Whatever your measurement needs, whatever your industry, whether in: automotive, aerospace, rail, energy, transport, construction, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, petrochemicals and weighing, HBM can assist throughout your entire measurement chain

HBM also offer a range of additional services alongside its products, including: on-site technical support; training & seminars; verification and calibration; support & maintenance contracts, and stress measurement services

HBM operates 24 subsidiaries and sales offices in Europe, the Americas and Asia with approximately 1,200 employees.In addition, the company is represented in a further 40 countries worldwide

R&D and production facilities are located in Darmstadt, Germany, as well as in Marlborough, MA, U.S.A.and Suzhou in China

HBM is wholly owned subsidiary of Spectris plc, the specialist technology-based instrumentation and electronics controls company

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