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FGA-500 Force Gage Attachment System

 Plug and Play Force Gage Attachment System

The FGA-500 adapter system is designed to easily and quickly connect dozens of common force gages to Norton Global force calibration and verification systems. See the list of pre-verified force gages.

FGA-500 Force Gage Attachment System
FGA-500 Force Gage Attachment System
 

Key Features:

  •  Mates with many standard force gages
  •  500-lbf (2.2KN) in tension and compression
  •  Plug and play with the PMLD-5000XLT
  •  No tools required for installation or adjustment
  •  Adjust the frame to eliminate any preload
  •  Self-aligning slider mechanism corrects offsets
  •  Height adjustable for a variety of force gage heights
  •  Aircraft grade aluminum construction

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 Verified Force Gages

The following force gages are pre-verified to fit with the FGA-500. Many more models are possible. Dimensions are in inches unless otherwise specified.
Force Gage Mount Hole Diagram
 Mfg.   Models Thread
Type 
Actuator
Thread 
Rear
Offset
 
Mount
Thread
 
Hole Pattern
W H4 H2
Chatillon DFE, DFE II M #10-32 0.69 10-32 1.8 5.53 2.25
Chatillon DFE II M 5/16-18 0.69 10-32 1.8 5.53 2.25
Chatillon LG, DPP M #10-32 0.67 #10-32 NA NA 2.25
Dillon GL M M6x1 0.52 M4x0.7 1.57 3.15 NA
Dillon GS, GTX ≤ 1000N M M6x1 0.6 10-32 NA NA 2.25
Dillon GS, GTX > 1000N F 5/16-18 0.6 M5 NA NA 2.25
Imada Z2, ZP M M6x1 0.47 M4x0.7 1.57 3.94 NA
Imada Z2, ZP M #10-32 0.47 M4x0.7 1.57 3.94 NA
Imada DS2 M #10-32 0.47 M4x0.7 1.57 3.94 NA
Imada FB, MF, PS M #10-32 0.68 M4x0.7 1.57 3.93 NA
Imada FB, MF, PS M M6x1 0.68 M4x0.7 1.57 3.93 NA
MARK-10 CG F 1/2-20 0.65 10-32 2.35 5.3 NA
MARK-10 MG-200 M #10-32 0.42 #6-32 2.13 2.8 NA
MARK-10 M4-20 M #10-32 0.42 #6-32 2.13 4.50 NA
Omega DFG ≤ 110 lb M #10-32 0.47 M4x0.7 1.57 3.94 NA
Omega DFG >220 lb M M6 0.47 M4x0.7 1.57 3.94 NA
Shimpo FGE M M4X0.7 0.51 M4x0.7 1.57 2.95 NA
Shimpo FGE M M6x1 0.51 M4x0.7 1.57 2.95 NA
Shimpo MF M M6x1 0.71 M3 1.18 5.71 NA
Wagner FDIX - All M #10-32   #6-32 2.13 3.65 NA
 

Universal Receiver

Universal Load Cell ReceiverThe universal receiver is the standardized connection that enables quick installation and changeover for all adapters.

  •  Stainless steel construction
  •  Plug and play with the PMLD-5000XLT
  •  Rated for ±10,000-lbs or 50KN
  •  No tools required for installation or adjustment
  •  Mates with a 5/8-18 or M16x2 interface

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Universal Adapter - Male

Universal Load Cell Adapter - MaleThe universal adapters are made to mate with load cells intended to be calibrated with Norton Global Calibration Systems.
  •  Stainless steel construction
  •  Plug and play with the UR-625-18 and UR-M16-2
  •  No tools required
  •  Many standard thread sizes available

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Universal Adapter - Female

Universal Load Cell and Force Gage Adapter - FemaleThe universal adapters are made to mate with load cells and force gages intended to be calibrated with Norton Global Calibration Systems.
  •  Stainless steel construction
  •  Plug and play with the UR-625-18 and UR-M16-2
  •  No tools required
  •  Many standard thread sizes available

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