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New OIML 7000D certified load cell from Group 4 Transducers

For Immediate Release

East Longmeadow, MA - March 26, 2018

Group Four Transducers, Inc. the world leader in load cell technology announces the release of the model SPF5 single point load cell with 7000D OIML approval and a true digital output.

The Group Four SPF5 digital single point load cell designed for high speed filling and check weighing applications. The stainless-steel load cell is hermetically sealed and is ideal for use in heavy wash-down applications

"I believe the SPF5 will have a significant impact on the market. We achieved OIML approval at 7000 divisions which was accomplished through precision engineering of the electronics to the strain gage allowing performance levels previously not available to the marketplace." notes Steve Torres, Group Four Founder and CEO. "The SPF is constructed from stainless steel and is hermetically sealed to IP69K standards making it perfect for high performance filling and packaging machines in a heavy wash down environment. Tighter control on your filling or check weighing process equals less waste, and better consistency. All this offered at a very reasonable cost."

The SP5 is available in capacity ranges from 10 kg to 100kg. The analog to digital conversion rate is up to 1200 per second @resolution of 1/200,000. The outputs offered are RS232, RS422 or RS485 which are available on Modbus, CAN Open interface, and wireless options are also specified as required.

Please review more about our digital product detail offering here, and contact our engineering team to learn more about how Group Four digital load cell solutions can help with your weighing needs.

About Group Four Transducers

Group Four Transducers, Inc. is a global provider of weight and force measurement products. The company specializes in dependable, application-engineered products by utilizing its lean business philosophy to consistently meet the needs of its customers worldwide. The company's products are found in a wide variety of applications specializing in packaging solutions but also ranging from physical rehabilitation equipment, medical devices, automated self-checkout scales, aircraft weight and balance apparatus, and thousands of other applications. Group Four Transducers is headquartered in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts with manufacturing in Massachusetts and Dankatua, Sri Lanka.