Separate Sensor Model Digital Force Gauge
ZT series

Separate Sensor Model Digital Force Gauge ZTA-DPU series

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This digital force gauge has an external sensor.   Both ZTS/ZTA series are available.
For testing at a difficult place for reaching or mounting a regular-type force gauge.
The sensor is selectable. (See IMADA load cell)

[Mutual Features and Functions of ZTS/ZTA series]

For Accurate Force Measurement
The 2000Hz high speed sampling rate captures accurate force values of testing
(The accuracy and the measurable force type depend on the used sensor).

High Visible Display & Lamps
The display is adopting OEL. It enables to show force values, unit and others very clearly.
The display has 3 separated rows. They show Force and the necessary information at the same time
such as date, time, high/low setting points and No. of stored data.
The LED lamps above the force gauge help easy checking whether the displayed force is between setting points.

Useful Functions
ZT series equips a lot of useful functions for force measurement.
Peak hold function, Data sending function (up to 1000 points to the internal memory), Pass/Fail decision and more.
High-operability force measurements are possible.

Data Output
Many types of output signals are available such as USB, analog , RS232C and more.
Using including software ZT logger, ZT series is able to output the data stored in the internal memory to a PC.
Continuous test data output  is also possible at 10 data/ sec.
Using optional software Force Recorder (Light / Standard), draw a force- time graph at 2000 data/sec on PC.
It is ideal for detailed analyses.

[ZTA series Original Function]

Direct Data Output for a USB Flash Drive
Not only stored data but also continuous data can be output
for a USB flash drive at 100Hz, 50Hz or 1Hz. ( The sampling rate is selectable.)

Displacement I/O
Connecting a force test stand with a linear scale or a built-in linear scale DMK series,
force-displacement measurement is possible.*
* There is a Force-Displacement Measurement Unit FSA series
including necessary items of force- displacement measurement and analyses.

This force gauge is not able to be interchanged the connected sensor without an adjustment.

Other digital force gauge which might be more suitable for your needs:

Sensor Interchangeable Amplifier (Force Gauge) : eZT
This sensor separated force gauge is able to interchange force sensors without adjustment.

Standard Model Digital Force Gauge: ZTS series
This standard model digital force gauge has an internal sensor. The capacity is from 2N (200gf) to 1000N (100kgf).

High Functionality Model Digital Force Gauge: ZTA series 
This advanced model digital force gauge has an internal sensor. The capacity is from 2N (200gf) to 1000N (100kgf).
Displacement I/O and direct data sending to a USB flash drive are possible.

High Capacity Model Digital Force Gauge: ZT series
The digital force gauge has an internal sensor. The capacity is from  2500N(250kgf) to 5000N(500kgf).
Both ZTS/ZTA series are available.

If you need further information, please click each model name to go to the product web page.

Specifications for Separate Sensor Model Digital Force Gauge ZT series

Feature Advanced model with various functions such as data saving in USB memory stick, displacement I/O and more. Standard model with the same benefit in performance as ZTA series but reduced functionality.
Accuracy +/-0.2%F.S.+/-1digit
Unit of measurement(*1) N, kgf, lbf (*2)
Display 4-digit Organic EL
Display update 16 / sec
Sampling rate 2000 / sec at maximum (*3)
Battery 8 hours (2 hours charge)
The battery is more consumed when connected to USB memory stick or linear scale.
Safe overload rating Approx.200%F.S.
Operating environment Temperature: 0 to +40 degree Celsius Humidity: 20 to 80%RH
Function Customized display (header and footer), Peak hold (tension and compression), Internal 1000 points data memory,
Comparator (judgment of OK or NG), Reversible display, Sign inversion, Zero clear timer,
+NG alarm, Off timer (auto power off), Dumping, Calendar display, Setting lock
1st/2nd peak,
Displacement detection at force peak,
Displacement 0 reset at selected force
Output USB, RS232C, Mitutoyo digimatic (*4), 2 VDC analog output (D/A),
Comparator 3 steps (-NG/OK/+NG)
Sub comparator 2 steps (output of low or high judgment), USB flash drive, Displacement
Overload warning Approx.110%F.S. (Warning message and alarm)
External connecting switch SEND (a point of contact holding), Zero reset, Peak ON/OFF setting
Weight Indicator: Approx.490g   (Load cell: Please refer to each load cell specifications)
Dimensions Please refer to dimensions.
Accessory AC adapter, Inspection certificate, CD driver (including simple software for data log),
Attachments (The set of attachments varies according to range.), USB cable,Carrying case.
Adapter for a USB flash drive(*5)

*1 These are the specifications for International model.  Please note that this unit is different from Japanese domestic model and international one.
*2 [N indication] The indication of 2N and 5N models is mN or N. The indication of 1000N,2500N and 5000N model is N or kN.
[kgf indication] The indication of 2N and 5N models is gf.
[lbf indication] The indication of 2N and 5N models is ozf.
* 3 Up to 100 data/sec. is saved in USB memory (selectable among 1, 50, and 100 /sec)
*4 Not always available for Mitutoyo digimatic products.
*5  USB flash drive is not included.

Model List for Separate Sensor Type Digital Force Gauge ZT series

*This model list is in the case of using DPU series load cell.

Model Capacity Display Resolution
ZTA-DPU-2N ZTS-DPU-2N 2N (200gf) 2.000N(2000mN) 0.001N(1mN)
ZTA-DPU-5N ZTS-DPU-5N 5N (500gf) 5.000N(5000mN) 0.001N(1mN)
ZTA-DPU-10N ZTS-DPU-10N 10N (1kgf) 10.00N 0.01N
ZTA-DPU-20N ZTS-DPU-20N 20N (2kgf) 20.00N 0.01N
ZTA-DPU-50N ZTS-DPU-50N 50N (5kgf) 50.00N 0.01N
ZTA-DPU-100N ZTS-DPU-100N 100N (10kgf) 100.0N 0.1N
ZTA-DPU-200N ZTS-DPU-200N 200N (20kgf) 200.0N 0.1N
ZTA-DPU-500N ZTS-DPU-500N 500N (50kgf) 500.0N 0.1N
ZTA-DPU-1000N ZTS-DPU-1000N 1000N (100kgf) 1000N(1.000kN) 1N(0.001kN)
ZTA-DPU-2000N ZTS-DPU-2000N 2000N (200kgf) 2000N(2.000kN) 1N(0.001kN)
ZTA-DPU-5000N ZTS-DPU-5000N 5000N (500kgf) 5000N(5.000kN) 1N(0.001kN)
ZTA-DPU-10kN ZTS-DPU-10kN 10kN (1000kgf) 10.00kN 0.01kN
ZTA-DPU-20kN ZTS-DPU-20kN 20kN (2000kgf) 20.00kN 0.01kN

*These models are only available for combining DPU series load cell and
Sensor Separate Model Digital Force Gauge ZT series.
You can select the load cell from various types. ( See IMADA load cells )

How to Make the Force Gauge Model?

1. Select the force gauge model from ZTS series or ZTA series.
2. Select the using load cell (e.g.  LM-100N, SW1-500N etc.).
3. The force gauge model name becomes the combined name of the selected force gauge and the load cell
(e.g.  ZTS-LM-100N, ZTA-SW1-500N etc.).



Dimensions for ZT series Sensor separate model digital force gauge

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