Tips for the Installation of Strain Gauges


When you need to measure strain on an object, you are often doing so in a short time frame.

We offer different materials for a more efficient and easier strain gauge installation.

Watch this video to speed up the installation process, or read our technical articles and help guides to professionalize your installation.

You want to see the essential steps for a smooth strain gauge installation first? No problem! Take a look at our strain gauge video tutorial.


Worth knowing: Technical articles

Installation of strain gauges for experimental and durability tests

This example (developed in cooperation with CoLT Prüf und Test GmbH, the subsidiary of the FACC with in-house test competence) demonstrates how a strain gauge installation in experimental tests or durability testing can be documented professionally.



Practical tips for lead-free soldering of strain gages

Learn more about our recommendations for lead-free soldering which are based on examinations of the strain gauge development department and experience gained from our own transducer production.


Free Tips Guide Download as PDF

10 Tips to Make Your Strain Gauge Installations Go Quickly & Effectively:

  • Save time
  • Prevent Mistakes
  • Proper preparation and installation

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Would you like to learn more?

HBM offers many helpful seminars and webinars to teach you more about our products and product applications.

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