Tension Meter DXL
  • 3 Tension ranges available:
    from 200 - 2000 cN
    up to 2.5 - 10 daN
  • Application:
    optical fibre, buffer tubes up to max. Ø 10 mm
  • Large guide rollers (groove Ø 29.5 mm) for minimized material deflection
3 Tension ranges available  from 200 - 2000 cN up to 2.5 - 10 daN

Mechanical tension meter with large rollers and a wide roller spacing for measuring optical fibres, cat cables, buffer tubes etc. up to 10 mm Ø, as well as linear, flat material up to 10 mm width

Hand-held unit with large guide rollers 29.5 mm groove diameter

Tension meter with special guides on the bracket assembly for easy thread

 Special Featurer

The analog display of tension meter DXL shows changing and fluctuating tensions fast and enables an optimal process adjustment
Large, V- or U-grooved guide rollers with 29.5 mm groove diameter, ball-bearing mounted, specially convenient for thicker cable diameters
Large bending radius assures gentle handling of the material being measured
Special guides on the bracket assembly permit easy material acquisition
Roller shifting mechanism ensure easy acquisition of the running material
Built-in mounting holes permit fixed installation for continuous tension measurement
Special finger support located on the rear side reduces the effort to move the outer roller assembly
Custom-built configurations are available

Standard Features

Everything in operator’s view:
– the guide rollers
– the measured material
– the readings
Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy
41 mm Ø scale
Tension meter with rugged aluminium housing
Certiface of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 is included
Optionally available: Inspection Certificate 3.1 according EN 10204 with calibration report

Available Models

Model Measuring Range Measuring Head Width* SCHMIDT Calibration Material
DXL-2000 200 – 2000 cN 235 mm customer sample or Schmidt sample Ø 2.3 mm
DXL-5000 400 – 5000 cN 235 mm customer sample or Schmidt sample Ø 2.3 mm
DXL-10K 2.5 – 10 daN 235 mm customer sample or Schmidt sample Ø 2.3 mm
Other tension ranges and measuring head widths are available on request.
Other units of measure available – g and kg.
* Outer distance between outside guide rollers