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Mark-10 Force Gauge Series CG

item#: MKT027

The Mark-10 series CG digital force gauge measures up to 1000 lbs of compression or tension force, making it ideal for applications such as destructive testing and heavy-duty spring testing. The gauge includes all of the features of Mark-10's BG series force gauges. It has a reversible aluminum housing rugged enough to operate in a production environment or a laboratory.

Mark-10 has discontinued this item.
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Two models of Series CG force gauge are available.

Model Capacity
CG500 500 0.2
CG1000 1000 0.5
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This force gauge has many advanced features that allow it to operate in many different applications. It has data averaging to calculate the average force over time. Its reversible housing works handheld, or can be mounted on a test stand. It has programmable set points for triggering external devices. It has several outputs: RS-232, Mitutoyo (Digimatic) and analog.

Features -
Mark-10 Force Gauge Series CG

  • Gauge Control language (GCL) for full computer control
  • Dual set points with outputs
  • External trigger for contact or switch testing and data capture
  • Programmable digital and analog filters
  • Programmable default configuration
  • Push-button calibration
  • Programmable automatic shutoff
  • Same size housing for both capacities (500 lbs and 1000 lbs)
  • RS-232, Mitutoyo and analog outputs
  • Automatic timed output on RS-232
  • Averaging mode for average readings over time
  • General purpose I/O for external device control
  • Selectable units of measurement
  • Peak memory for tensile and compressive forces
  • Battery or AC operation
  • Ultra-rugged, reversible aluminum housing
  • Compatible with test stand models TSF, TSFH, TSA, TSC and TSCH and grips

Technical Specifications

Accuracy ±0.2% of full scale ±1 digit
Power AC or rechargeable battery with low battery indicator
Battery life 8 - 10 hours of continuous use
Selectable units of measurement lbF, kg, N

RS-232: Fully configurable up to 9600 baud. Includes Gauge Control Language (GCL) for full computer control of all functions

Mitutoyo: Serial BCD suitable for all Mitutoyo SPC-compatible devices

Analog: ±1 VCD, ±0.25% of full scale at capacity. + for compression, - for tension

General purpose I/O: Three open collector outputs and one input (utilizing Mitutoyo lines)

Set points: Three open collector lines (utilizing Mitutoyo lines)

Load cell deflection 0.030" (0.76 mm) at full capacity
Safe overload 150% of full scale
(display shows ---- at 110% and above)
Weight (gauge only) 1.8 lbs (0.8 kg)
Environmental requirements 40°F - 100°F (5°C - 45°C), <96% humidity (non-condensating)
Housing construction Aluminum
Included accessories Chisel, cone, V-groove, hook, flat, extension, thread adapter
Warranty 3 years (see individual statement for further details)


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