Vernier Software and Technology
Vernier Software & Technology

Go Direct® Hand Dynamometer

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Measure grip strength, pinch strength, and muscle fatigue wirelessly with Go Direct® Hand Dynamometer. It connects via Bluetooth® wireless technology or via USB to your device.

Description

Go Direct Hand Dynamometer can be used to measure grip and pinch strength and to perform muscle fatigue studies. This sensor directly connects via Bluetooth® wireless technology or USB to student devices. Students can correlate muscle strength and fatigue when they pair Go Direct Hand Dynamometer and Go Direct® EKG Sensor.

The Go Direct Hand Dynamometer can be used in a variety of experiments:

  • Evaluate grip strength and different limb positions.
  • Observe the effect of a conscious effort to overcome fatigue on hand grip strength.
  • Compare pinch strength of each finger.

Rechargeable Battery—Ready When You Are

The robust rechargeable battery offers long battery life and provides always-ready operation when using the sensor wirelessly. Monitor battery life directly from our free Graphical Analysis 4 app or LabQuest 2 App. Should the battery run low, simply connect the sensor to the charging cable and keep on collecting—no interruptions or inconvenience to you or your students.

Wired or Wireless—The Flexibility to Choose

Our Go Direct sensors connect directly to your mobile device, Chromebook, or computer using our free Graphical Analysis 4 app—no additional equipment or software purchases are necessary. Go Direct sensors can be used wired via USB or wirelessly via Bluetooth® wireless technology, allowing you to choose the solution best for your classroom or laboratory.

Specifications

  • Resolution: 0.1 N
  • Range: 0 to 600 N
  • Safety Range (maximum force without damage done to sensor): 0 to 850 N
  • Connections
    • Wireless: Bluetooth
    • Wired: USB

Experiments and Lab Ideas

Compatibility Requirements

What’s Included

  • Go Direct Hand Dynamometer
  • Micro USB Cable

Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

NameOrder CodePriceQuantity
Go Direct® Hand DynamometerGDX-HD$109
Optional Accessories
Micro USB-C CableCB-USB-C-MICRO$9

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