Load Pin

A load pin is a complete system of load cells configured as internally strain gauged pins in stainless steel for highly accurate load indication and load limitation. Load pins are designed and configured to exact specifications as direct replacements for load bearing pins in lifting equipment.

  • Range 0.1T to 1000T
  • Highly accurate and reliable < 0.1 %
  • Multiple choices of output signal
  • Designed and configured to exact specifications
  • Wide assortment of amplifier, display and remote control options

Can be SIL2 certified

Can be Atex certified for hazardous areas, zone 1 and 2

Subsea option

Stainless steel
Designed specifically to customers requirements as direct replacement for shackles and load bearing pins in lifting equipment.
0.1T to 1000T
< 0.1 %
Proof load
150 %
Ultimate breaking load
500 %
Bridge resistance
350/700/1000 ohms
Excitation in DC
5 to 10V
1.0 to 1.5 mV/V
±1 % typical
±0.04 % optimum
Operating temp.
-20° to 70° C
Temp. coefficient on zero
<0.02 % capacity/°C
Temp. coefficient on span
<0.02 % capacity/°C

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