Shimpo Instruments

FGV Digital Force Gauge Physical Therapy/Ergonomic Testing Kits

Full Description

The Shimpo FGV Digital Force Gauge Physical Therapy/Ergonomic Testing Kit is a Push/Pull Force Gauge Kit is designed to ergonomically fit in the palm of your hand. This rugged gauge permits accurate measurement and display of compression and tension forces. Its fast 1000 Hz update rate with variable display allows the user to capture the highest force peaks with superior accuracy. Toriemon software is included which allows for easy recording and storage of your data. The data downloads to Excel and converts easily to a graph. These gauges feature unique 180 degree flip displays, permitting the user to read the display right-side up. Additional enhancements are; dual direction keypad, variable baud rate for SPC applications, selectable force direction indication and selectable power on/off settings.
The FGV Force Gauge Kit has just the right ingredients for the professional Ergonomist or Physical Therapist. Lightweight, rugged and attractive, these kits are great for job task analysis and Isokinetic testing. The padded kit comes complete with a 500 lb (227 kg) digital force gauge, (for displaying peak compression, tension and real time forces), push/pull attachments and adapters. In addition, these kits are equipped with free Torimon-X software for Force data collection, ideal for A.D.A. Compliance, workplace design and ergonomic studies.

  • Highly accurate (+/- 0.2% F.S.)
  • Peak measurement is captured with a single push button
  • Reversible keypad - Easy to read upside down or right side up
  • 1000 Hz update rate
  • Variable display rate - Slow display update rate for operator ease
  • High Overload capacity: 200% F.S. - leads to fewer repairs
  • Heavy-duty load sensor - Designed for over 1 million operations
  • Variable baud rate, RS-232C and analog outputs (FGV-X models) - Ideal for SPC data collection and gauge control
  • Variable units of measure (Oz., lbs., Kg, N) - one button selection
  • Rugged die-cast aluminum construction
  • Two heavy-duty knurled steel handles
  • Removable hanger
  • Ability to capture the highest compression/tension force
  • Dual power capable, AC line voltage or rechargeable Ni-Cad batteries (operates continuously for 12 hours when fully charged)
  • Selectable, automatic on/off ability
  • Includes RS-232 cable
  • Low battery warning when on battery power

Complete Kit Includes

  • FGV Force Gauge
  • AC adaptor/ battery charger
  • RS232 cable
  • Carrying case
  • (2) handles attach to either side of the gauge
  • (1) flat pad
  • (2) curved pads
  • Chisel head, flat head, notched head, hanger, cone head,
  • Hook
  • Extension rod (3.5")
  • M10 Thread Adapter
  • Manual
  • Warranty Card
  • Torimon-X Software (download online)

*If downloading data to a laptop an additional cable (USB to Serial Port) may be needed.

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Warranty: One Year Warranty