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OMEGA’s LCM202 Series Load Cell offers the designer a compact series with ranges from 100 to 50,000 N and accuracy of 0.25%. The all stainless steel construction and rugged design assure long life in industrial and commercial applications.
The LCM202 is also available in imperial configurations, with ranges from 0-50 to 0-10,000 lb and imperial threads.
Please see the LC202 for complete details, or contact our Sales department for more information.