STRAIN GAUGE TRAINING

Four days | R11000 per delegate

Perfectly installed strain gauges are the key to accurate measurement results!

TANDM and eNTSA presents hands-on training that enables delegates to professionally install strain gauges. The course is four days long and covers theory, practicals and two open-book exams.

Presented by measurement experts, this course is suitable for engineers with beginner to intermediate strain gauge experience, looking to improve their skills.

Day 1

Fundamentals of strain gauges

Stress & strain

Strain gauge principles

Wheatstone bridge

Types of strain gauges

Strain gauge manufacturing

Strain gauge selection

Strain gauge catalogue

Day 2

Strain gauge installation & demonstration

Practical: Soldering technique

Practical: Bonding of a linear strain gauge on a cantilever (beam 1)

Practical: Bonding of a linear strain gauge on a cantilever (beam 2)

Day 3

Practical: Bonding of a linear strain gauge on a cantilever (beam 3)

Strain measurement on a bending beam

Calibration of a strain measurement

Construction of transducers with strain gauges

Measurement of force or weight

Exam: Course 1 VDI/VDE/GESA 2636

Amplifies DC-CF

Measurement & results discussion of practicals

Day 4

Exam: Course 2 VDI/VDE/GESA 2636

Practical: Protection of measuring points with permanently elastic materials

Practical: Binding of a torque strain gauge on a round aluminium rod with a cyanoacrylate

Practical: Protection of measuring points with permanently elastic materials

Measurement & results discussion of practicals

D.I.C measuring strain with a camera

Strain gauge data processing using nCode

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Accreditation

Association of german Engineers

Guideline VDI/VDE/GESA 2336
Certified Level 1 & 2

Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA)

ECSA endorsed for
4 CPD points

Dates & Locations

GQEBERHA

TBD

PRETORIA

17 to 20 May 2022
06 to 09 September 2022

CAPE TOWN

TBD

Presented in partnership
with eNtsa

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