Ring Force Sensor RKS01

The RKS ring force sensors are optimally suited for the accurate measurement of axially acting forces. The membrane principle used here allows the construction of particularly flat sensors with high accuracy.

Technical Data

Design A B
Nominal Force [kN] 1 5
3 10
5 20
Absolute max. force [% Fnom] 150 200
Fragility [% Fnom) 400 500
Max. bridge supply voltage 10 VDC

Scope of Supply

Scope of Supply

Force sensor with 5 m cable (PVC) and
connection T: cable gland, straight

Further connection variant
N3: plug connection, straight, M8, moulded



Application Examples Ring Force Sensors

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Matching amplifiers


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Fieldbus Amplifier

• Digital and analog
• Field mounting and control cabinet

• Profibus
• Profinet
• EtherNet/IP
• DeviceNet
• CANopen