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  • General stress measurement
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  • Waterproof
  • High-elongation strain
  • Concrete
  • Composite material
  • Printed board
  • Plastics
  • Bolt axial tension
  • High electric field
  • High magnetic field
  • Hydrogen
  • Highly sensitive semiconductor
  • Residual stress
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  • Internal stress
  • Bending strain
  • Weldable
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Product image Type Description
KFGS

KFGS Series
General-purpose Foil Strain Gages
New strain gages with the world highest level performance.

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KFGS

KFGS
for Residual Stress Measurement
KFGS gages equipped with a gage terminal enable one-touch- connection/disconnection of the lead-wire cable.
They are suitable for residual stress measurement with the cutting method.
A clip-equipped dedicated cable T-C26 (Vinyl-coated, 2 m long) is optionally available.
KFB

KFB
Strain Gages for Measuring Axial Tension of Bolts
If it is difficult to bond a strain gage to the surface of a bolt for measuring the tightening stress, these gages enable the measurement by embedding into a hole, 2 mm in diameter, bored from the top head of the bolt.
KFGT

KFGT Series
Foil Strain Gages with a Temperature Sensor
The KFGT gages are foil strain gages incorporating a T-type thermocouple for simultaneous measurement of strain and temperature.
They ensure efficient strain measurement under environments where temperature change or temperature gradient requires simultaneous measurement of strain and temperature.
They also provide highly precise compensation of thermally-induced apparent strain. It is recommended to use Kyowa data logger UCAM-60C M14 as a measuring instrument.
KFRB

KFRB Series
Foil Strain Gages
The KFRB series foil strain gages are durable and easy-to-use high-grade strain gages.
The gage element is sandwiched between heat-resistant polyimide base and cover, thereby letting it exhibit high performance in a wide temperature range.

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KFWB

KFWB Series
Waterproof Foil Strain Gages
The surface of the KFWB series foil strain gage is covered with a special waterproof resin.
The waterproof structure enables these gages to serve for outdoor or underwater measurement merely by being bonded to measuring objects.
(The insulation resistance shows virtually no deterioration even after 100 hours of use under an underwater pressure of approximately 10 MPa.)
In addition, the covering resin is flexible enough to enable easy bonding to curved surfaces.

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KFWS

KFWS Series
Small-sized Waterproof Foil Strain Gages
The KFWS series foil strain gages are small-sized waterproof gages suitable for outdoor or underwater strain measurement where gage bonding space is limited.
The waterproof resin is as thin as 1.3 mm, making them flexible enough to be bonded to a curved surface of 10 mm diameter.

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KFV

KFV
Foil Strain Gage for Hydrogen Gas Environment
KFV is a foil strain gage that enables stable strain measurement under high-pressure hydrogen gas environments.

KCW Series
Weldable Waterproof Foil Strain Gages
The KCW series foil strain gages are weldable gages, which do not require any coating treatment for use under high pressure or under water.
The G10 type endures a water pressure of approximately 10 MPa.
KFGS

KFGS
for Concrete
Listed here are the KFGS series gages with a suitable lead-wire cable for strain measurement of concrete.

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KFGS

KFGS
for Boring Method
Designed to measure residual stress released by the boring method.
KC

KC Series
Wire Strain Gages
Featuring a longer gage length, the KC series gages are wire strain gages suitable for mean strain measurement of concrete under test.
Usually, a model with the gage length over 3 times longer than the maximum particle diameter of the aggregate (gravel or sand) is selected for the purpose.

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KM

KM Series
Embedded Strain Gages
The KM series gages are designed to be embedded in mortar or concrete for the purpose of measuring the internal stress.
To ensure better adhesion to mortar or the like, the KM series gages feature a specially treated surface.
They also provide suitable waterproofness and elastic modulus for the intended purpose.

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KMC Series
Concrete-embedded Strain Gages
The KMC series gages are designed to measure self-shrinkage and self-stress of cemented materials.
They enable measurement of the self-shrinkage and high-fluidity concrete immediately after placing.
They are also used effectively to check for cracks of cemented materials.
Usually, a T-type thermocouple is installed near the gage, while the KMC series gages of H4 type do not require such the installation since they are equipped with a built-in thermocouple.
KFRPB

KFRPB Series
Foil Strain Gages for Composite Materials
The KFRPB series foil strain gages are self-temperature-compensation gages (SELCOM gages) suitable for strain measurement of composite materials such as CFRP and GFRP.
The special gage pattern minimizes the effect of self-heating due to gage current and the effect of reinforcement of low-elasticity materials.

To ensure accurate measurement by avoiding the self-heating effect of gage current, consider the following:
1. Select a lower excitation voltage on a measuring instrument.
2. Active-dummy system
3. 350Ω strain gages

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kfrs

KFRS Series
Foil Strain Gages for Printed Boards
PCB are used for varieties of products including cellular phones, car navigation systems and digital cameras.
The gages are the self-temperature-compensation gages (SELCOM gages) for evaluating them.

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KFP

KFP Series
Foil Strain Gages for Plastics
The KFP series foil strain gages provide an applicable linear expansion coefficient of 65 x 10 –6 /ºC, which makes them suitable for strain measurement of plastics such as acrylic resin.

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KSPB

KSPB Series
Semiconductor Strain Gages
The KSPB series gages are stable-performance semiconductor strain gages usable for general stress measurement and transducers.
The F2 type has a half-bridge formed with a 2-element structure (Positive and Negative), for self-temperature compensation and is suitable for strain measurement of steel products.
KSNB

KSNB Series
Self-temperature-compensation Semiconductor Strain Gages
The KSNB series gages use an N-type silicon as the resistive element to control the resistance temperature coefficient of the material according to the linear expansion coefficient of the measuring object.

Temperature Coefficient of Gage Factor:
  Approx. -0.3%/℃ (Reference value)

KSPH Series
High-output Semiconductor Strain Gages
The KSPH series gages have high resistance, thereby making high excitation voltage applicable to obtain high output voltage.
KSPLB

KSPLB
Ultra Linear Semiconductor Strain Gage
The KSPLB gage features a superior linearity of resistance change against strain in a comparatively wide range, thereby making it suitable as a sensing element of transducers.

KHCX
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated gage is hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.

KHCV
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated gage is hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.

KHCR
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated strain gages are hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.

KHCS
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated gage is hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.

KHCM
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated gage is hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.

KHC
Encapsulated Gage
Encapsulated gage is hermetically sealed. They consist of a sensing part and a cable to transmit output signals from the sensing part.
KFU

KFU Series
High-temperature Foil Strain Gages (350ºC)
The base is made of highly heat-resistant polyimide and the gage element is made of NiCr alloy foil, thereby letting the KFU series gage exhibit superior characteristics over a wide temperature range.

*Please use KFU for short period testing.
E.g.
72 hours or less at 350 °C
360 hours or less at 300 °C
Adhesive PI-32
(It changes depending on the condition.)

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KH Series
High-temperature Foil Strain Gages (350ºC)
The metal base enables easy mounting with a compact spot welder.

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KFHB

KFHB Series
High-temperature Foil Strain Gages (250ºC)
The base is made of highly heat-resistant polyimide and the gage element is made of NiCr alloy foil, thereby ensuring less thermal output and excellent temperature characteristics.

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KFLB

KFLB Series
Low-temperature Foil Strain Gages
The gage element is made of NiCr alloy, which exhibits excellent characteristics under low-temperature environments and is sandwiched between polyimde films.
Thus, the KFLB series gages are suitable for strain measurement of tanks and vessels containing low-temperature liquids such as LNG and LPG.

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KFEM Series
Ultrahigh-elongation Foil Strain Gages
KFEM series ultrahigh-elongation foil gages allow strain to be measured on various regions of structures, from elastic to plastic, and are suitable for large strain measurement.
They can measure 20 to 30% of material deformation.

*Strain limit of 20% to 30% is ensured for simple tension applied to the gage bonded on stainless steel (SUS 304) or aluminum alloy (A1050) at normal temperature.


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KFEL Series
High-elongation Foil Strain Gages
Developed to measure strain from elastic to plastic region on structures, the KFEL series foil gages allow the strain to be measured as large as 10% to 15% with simple tension strain.

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KFNB

KFNB Series
Non-inductive Foil Strain Gages
The gage element is made of a special alloy which provides less magnetoresistant effect; also, the shape is designed to eliminate induction. Thus, the KFNB series foil strain gages allow the strain to be measured accurately under AC magnetic environments.

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KFSB

KFSB Series
Shielded Foil Strain Gages
The KFSB series foil strain gages are shielded by copper foil covering the whole body. Thus, if a large current flows to or around the gage bonding site, noise will be prevented from entering the measuring circuit.

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KFF Series
Foil Strain Gages for Bending Strain Measurement
The KFF series foil strain gages have one each sensing element on both the upper and lower sides of the thick plastic base.
If measuring stress in box structures such as bridge girders, or in high-pressure vessels that do not allow gages to be bonded directly to the inside of the measuring object, the KFF series gages can be bonded to the outside surface to obtain strain on the inside.

KCH Series
Foil Strain Gages with a Protector
The unique design simplifies gage bonding, wiring and moisture-proofing work in the field.
In addition, the metal case protects the strain gage and significantly improves reliability compared with conventional gages.
Using stud bolts and adhesive allows the gages to be mounted to the bottom or side plate of a tank for strain measurement, to a hopper or tank for weight measurement, to the shaft of a truck for tare weight measurement or any other similar applications where the gages need to be protected against moisture, water or small stones.
KMP

KMP
Embedded Gage
Embedded in resin, the KMP gage measures cure-shrinkage and internal strain.
The compact design enables embedment in shaped resins and is suitable for internal stress measurement of products made by combining epoxy resin and metal.

KV Series
Crack Gages
Bonded to the cracked part of a structure or material (or a part of such material where a crack is predicted to develop), the KV series gages measure the developing length and velocity of the crack.
Different from usual strain gages, the grids of the KV series gages are cut along with crack development, resulting in resistance change.
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Clip equipped dedicated cable
Clip-equipped dedicated cable for foil strain sages equipped with terminals

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