Telemetry for Rotating Shafts

Michigan Scientific Corporation (MSC) offers several telemetry solutions for rotating shafts. Our telemetry transmitters’ small size and light weight allows for measurements in areas with limited space and rotating applications. MSC’s Wireless Sensor Telemetry Systems provide a means for non-contact Read More …

Weight Optimization of Wheel Force Transducer Adapters

The Industry’s Problem Wheel Force Transducers (WFTs) are a simple and highly accurate means for measuring loads from the road into a vehicle’s wheels. Using WFTs to measure road input loads during durability testing is a standard practice in the Read More …

Power Take-Off (PTO) Torque and Speed Measurements

Understanding the amount of torque being transferred through the power take-off (PTO) shaft is crucial for developing a tractor’s transmission and effectively utilizing the vehicle’s power. Michigan Scientific offers PTO Transducers to measure both torque and speed of a PTO Read More …

Measuring Forces on a Pintle Hitch

Some equipment needs to be designed with the ability to perform under any conditions. A pintle hitch, for example, is used on vehicles and trailers in environments where standard ball mount trailer hitches may not be up for the job. Read More …

Common Custom Force & Torque Transducers

Michigan Scientific specializes in designing and creating custom strain gauge transducers. Our engineers have expertise in gauging a wide variety of stock components. We develop and fabricate vehicle component strain gauge transducers that measure vehicle suspension forces, powertrain torques, steering Read More …

Measuring Torque on Class 8 Electric Vehicles

Measuring efficiency is important for the development of any vehicle, but when it comes to Class 8 electric vehicles efficiency can quickly determine the feasibility of the vehicle for potential buyers. With a long charging time, few charging stations large Read More …

We’re Hiring! Slip Ring Assembly Technician

MSC is looking for candidates interested in working at our Charlevoix, MI facility.  This position will require applicants to inspect, test, assemble, and repair slip ring assemblies.  Applicants should have a strong aptitude for hands on work and should possess Read More …

Digital Slip Ring | Ethernet and USB Slip Ring

Rise of Ethernet With the increasing popularity of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Power Over Ethernet (PoE), Ethernet signal protocols and network structures are becoming a more valuable asset for test engineers. PoE enabled network switches used in new Read More …

Tie Rod End Transducer for Measuring Axial Forces

Dynamic Vehicle Modeling Dynamic Vehicle Modeling is a very powerful tool when developing a new vehicle. Finite element analysis and computer aided engineering are computer simulations that can help design for chassis and suspension durability and can also provide insight Read More …

Force and Moment Load Platform

Three Axis Load Cells are a valuable tool for measuring real world forces in dynamic systems. They can be easily inserted into a machine or vehicle using custom adapters because of their compact size. When large moment loads are expected, a load platform can be Read More …