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Hand Dynamometer

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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.

Sample Data

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Specifications

  • Accuracy: ±0.6 N
  • Power: 7 mA @ 5VDC
  • Typical Resolution: 0.2141 N
  • Safety range (maximum force without damage done to sensor): 0 to 850 N
  • Operational range: 0 to 600 N
View the Hand Dynamometer user manual

Experiments and Lab Ideas

Select a lab book to see a list of experiments and more information.

Lab Ideas and Innovative Uses

Do you have an innovative use for Vernier technology? What about a favorite lab or demo? We love to hear what creative uses people have for our products. Please email them to innovativeuses@vernier.com

Sensor Requirements

The Hand Dynamometer may require a compatible interface and software. Choose a platform below to see compatible interface and software options.

What’s Included

Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

NameOrder CodePriceQuantity
Hand DynamometerHD-BTA$99

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