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Strainsert STL Series Tension Links for Anchor and Chain

Manufacturer: Strainsert
Measurement Category: Structural Loads
Operating Environment: Underwater

Communication Protocol: Voltage
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC, VAC
Power Specification: 12 VAC or DC


The STL Series of force sensing tension links are designed for easy integration and use with standard Crosby shackle hardware, and are available in standard capacities ranging from 1,500 to 350,000 pounds. The sensing element consists of a strain gage bridge circuit internally installed in a small hole along the longitudinal axis. Application includes hydrostatic undersea measurements.

Sensor Measurements

  • Tension (Mooring Line)

Notes, Considerations & Recommendations

Strainsert makes a wide variety of load measurement sensors. Those applicable to Marine environments are not specifically called out in the product catalog, but are disucced in their applications page: < > See website for more information.

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