Christopher Apanius

Christopher Apanius

Christopher Apanius

Stories by Christopher Apanius

A User-Friendly, High-Sensitivity Strain Gauge

A single-crystal silicon strain gauge with a flexible polyimide backing combines the best properties of silicon and metal foil strain gauges. Its features include a gauge factor as high as 110, nickel or gold solder pads, and a 60 mil bend radius.