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Weighing Technology 1 (ENC-WEI10H)


Introduction to Weighing Technology

In this seminar, you will learn in a very practical way the basic technical principles of strain-gauge-based weighing technology. With proven tips and tricks to prevent errors in your specific application, practical experience for your practical applications! 

Learn from the global leader in weighing technology how you can set up and operate your weighing technology applications professionally and efficiently while ensuring a long service life. Find out how a load cell works and how to interpret the data sheet correctly. Become familiar with the properties of modern load cells and weighing electronics and how to handle them. You will have the opportunity to connect load cells to weighing electronics and configure them in practical exercises, applying different adjustment methods. Finally, we will develop a guideline for troubleshooting—an indispensable aid for your daily work!

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Topics included

  • Terms used in weighing technology
  • Structure of load cells and how to select them
  • Installation and protection of load cells in weighing systems
  • Connection to weighing electronics
  • Configuration of the measuring chain
  • Using PanelX to parameterize measurement chains for weighing
  • Example of connecting fieldbuses
  • Instructions for troubleshooting and estimating measurement uncertainty.

Target Group

All load cell users



How to register for your course

Register easily via the corresponding button on this page. We will do the rest and send you a registration confirmation and further information by e-mail. You are also welcome to request individual appointments with us in this way.

General information about your course
TitleWeighing Technology 1 (ENC-WEI10H)
Available DatesWed 27. Sep. 2023 - Wed 27. Sep. 2023

DurationDay 1: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Day 2: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

LocationHottinger Brüel & Kjaer GmbH
Im Tiefen See 45
64293 Darmstadt, DE

FormatPersonal training in a classroom
Price706 EUR
  • _01.01 Introduction_en.pptx
  • _01.02 SG_load_cell_types_and_prpoerties_en.pptx
  • _01.03 OIML_R60_Terms_en.pptx
  • Quitz example.zip
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed