The textile extensometer is based on a change in its resistance during loading. The sensory yarn is made of conductive silicone. The silicone base ensures high heat and cold stability, as well as chemical inertness and UV resistance.

Additional sensor systems with textile application on request.

 

Applications

  • Measurement of the chest circumference to determine the respiratory frequency and the breathing volume
  • Bending of support elements
  • Deformation of objects
  • Deformation by stretching, compression, torsion

 

Video: textile extensometer