Siemens offers two load cell series: SIWAREX R and SIWAREX WL200. Both series are equipped with strain gauges. They are used for static and dynamic weight measurements.
The different load cell series cover rated loads from 3 kg to 280 t.
The variety of modules available and their characteristics, including
- use of stainless steel to provide a high degree of corrosion protection (not with SIWAREX R series K, SIWAREX WL260 SP-S AA and SP-S AB)
- hermetically sealed housing for use even in harsh and aggressive environments (not with SIWAREX R series K)
- compact modules for easy installation make SIWAREX load cells suitable for virtually all applications in industrial weighing, e.g. container and hopper scales, platform scales, vehicle scales, hybrid scales etc.
All series have been approved for use with Class III legal-fortrade commercial scales in accordance with EN 45501 and conform to OIML R601).
Load cells can also be supplied for other rated loads, higher accuracy, and/or with EEx (i) approval.