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Cardinal Z Aluminum Tension Load Cell. 50 to 1000 lb capacities available. Waterproof. IP67. VCAP Certified. NTEP approval.

Part# with Options:        Z-50
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  • Capacities from 50-lb/22-kg to 1,000-lb/453-kg available
  • Strain relief seal (except for Z-50, Z-100)
  • Threaded holes on each end for hanger assemblies (metric available)
  • NTEP certified for commercial use
  • Integral shielded cable
  • IP67-rated protection

These waterproof American-made Z series load cells are ideally suited for single load cell tension applications. The load cells are potted with a proprietary sealant that provides for superior water protection and, at the same time, remains flexible over the life of the load cell. This special compound protects the load cell strain gages and over a broad temperature range.

Rated Capacity, (R.C.) E max22.68, 45.4, 113.4, 226.8, and 453.6 kg
Minimum Dead Load2.27 (Z-50 & Z-100 only) and 4.5 kg
Safe Load Limit150% R.C.
Ultimate Load300% R.C.
Deflection at R.C.0.2 to 0.8 mm
Spring Element MaterialAluminum
Net Weight0.091 to 0.4 kg
Issuing BodyNTEP
Certificate Number88-166A1
Accuracy ClassIII
Maximum Number of Load Cell Intervals, nmax5,000 - 22.68 & 45.36 kg
3,000 - all other cells
Accuracy ClassIIIL
Maximum Number of Load Cell Intervals, nmax10,000
Minimum Load Cell Verification Interval VminIII - 2.3, 4.6, 15.9, 31.8, 63.5 g
IIIL - 1.1, 2.3, 11.3, 22.7, 45.4 g
Rated Output2 mV/V 10%
Excitation Voltage, Maximum20 VDC
Cable LengthZ-50, Z-100 2.5 ft / 76 cm
Z-250, Z-500, Z-1000 30 ft / 9 m
Terminal Resistance Excitation415 12 ohms
Terminal Resistance Signal350 5 ohms
Zero Load Output 1% R.C.
Insulation Resistance>5000 megohms at 50 VDC
Temperature Compensation Range-10 ̊ to +40 ̊C
Operating Temperature Range-25 ̊ to +50 ̊C
Construction & Protection CodeCP-55 AU, IP67
Barometric Pressure Effect on Zero Load Output<1 v (min)/1kPa
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Harmonized Tariff Code (HTC)8423900080

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