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Go Direct Hand Dynamometer Troubleshooting and FAQs

Go Direct® Hand Dynamometer, order code GDX-HD, $109
Specifications and User Guide

TROUBLESHOOTING
-Primary Test: Confirm that the sensor was properly zeroed. If the sensor does not read zero in the orientation in which you are using it, follow the standard zeroing procedure for the data-collection program you are using.
-Secondary Test: Confirm that you are using Graphical Analysis 4.7 or newer.

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TIL 1431: Hand Dynamometer Troubleshooting and FAQs

CALIBRATION
-Calibrate? No. The sensor is set to the stored calibration before shipping.
-No calibration process is given in the sensor booklet.

ZEROING
If the sensor is not reading zero in the orientation in which you are using it, follow the procedure below:
1. Hold the Hand Dynamometer in the same orientation you plan to use it. Do not put any force on
the pads of the Hand Dynamometer.
2. When the readings stabilize, click or tap the Force meter and choose Zero. The readings for
the sensor should be close to zero.

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Hand Dynamometer, order code HD-BTA, $108

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