Tension Meter MKM
  • 3 Tension ranges available:
    from 10 - 50 cN
    up to 50 - 400 cN
  • Application:
    textile industry - for adjusting yarn breakes on creel bobbins and sewing machines
  • Battery operated
3 Tension ranges available  from 10 - 50 cN up to 50 - 400 cN

Mechanical tension meter with motorized take-up wheel. Consequently e. g. yarn breaks can be adjusted under similar conditions (take-up speed). Especially convenient for creel bobbins and sewing machines.

Motorized hand-held unit with take-up speed ~ 8 m/min respectively ~ 15 m/min

The tension meter is suitable for left or right hand use by two-sided mountable handle

  Special Features

The analog display shows changing and fluctuating tensions fast and enables an optimal process adjustment
Motorized tension meter MKM (take-up speed ~ 8 m/min for MKM-400, respectively 15 m/min for MKM-50 and MKM-100)
Take-up wheel with built-in tension meter model MK
Handle can be reversed, for left or right hand use depending on application
Battery operated

Standard Featurer

V-grooved, ball-bearing mounted guide rollers
Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy
Scale 41 mm Ø
Power supply: 9 V E-block, rechargeable
Optionally available: Inspection Certificate 3.1 according EN 10204
Certificate of Compliance with the order 2.1 according EN 10204 is included

Available Models

Model Measuring Range Take-up Speed SCHMIDT Calibration *
MKM-50 10 – 50 cN 15 m/min PA: 0.12 mm Ø
MKM-100 10 – 100 cN 15 m/min PA: 0.12 mm Ø
MKM-400 50 – 400 cN 8 m/min PA: 0.20 mm Ø
Other tension ranges available on request.
Other units of measure available, such as g.
* Suitable for 95 % of applications – PA = Polyamide Monofilament