Technical Blog Archive

Submersible Pressure Transducer Applications

Submersible pressure transducers are well known for being extremely robust and, of course, watertight, this means they provide an excellent solution for monitoring underwater pressure for either indoor or outdoor applications. What is a Submersible Pressure Transducer? Submersible pressure...

Tension Load Cells

Tension load cells are designed for demanding environments making them well suited to applications in automation and robotics. Tension load cells are part of our product range here at Variohm. We have a comprehensive range of load cells which come from our trusted partners. Tension Load Cell...

Potentiometers

Types of Potentiometer from Variohm At Variohm, potentiometers form part of our position sensor range. All our position sensors can be found here. To view our different types of potentiometers, click the below links; Linear potentiometer – for measuring linear displacement. We have our...

Temperature Sensor Definition

Temperature sensors are available in different “types”. We have a wide selection in our product portfolio. Each type uses a different measurement technique to give their result. Temperature sensors are all around us, many devices we encounter every day will contain a temperature...

Load Cell Applications

Load cell Types There are many different types of load cells, they are available in different sizes and shapes which make them more suitable to different applications. The different types we can offer include; Single point S type Tension and compression Shear beam and bending...

What is a Linear Transducer?

Linear transducers measure linear displacement or movement along a single axis in any direction. They do this by converting the movement into an electrical signal which is proportional to the displacement so that it can be processed by various devices.   Linear Transducers are available as...