Recommended for College, High School, and K-8. Interface and software sold separately.
Our strain-gauge based isometric Hand Dynamometer can be used to measure grip strength, pinch strength, and to perform muscle fatigue studies. Use the hand dynamometer with other sensors (e.g., EKG Sensor) to study muscular health and activity.
- Accuracy: ±0.6 N
- Power: 7 mA @ 5VDC
- Resolution: 0.2141 N
(LabQuest 2, LabQuest, LabQuest Mini, Go!Link, LabPro)
- Safety range (maximum force without damage done to sensor): 0 to 850 N
- Operational range: 0 to 600 N
Download the user manual for full specifications
Experiments and Lab Ideas
Human Physiology with Vernier (3)
Includes student instructions, teacher tips, safety information, and sample data.Go to Book Page
Lab Ideas and Innovative Uses
The Hand Dynamometer requires a compatible interface and software to collect data. Interface and software sold separately. Getting started with probeware »
The Hand Dynamometer is compatible with these interfaces:
Educational use only: Vernier products are designed for educational use. They are not appropriate for industrial, medical, or commercial applications. Product usage disclaimer »