Series R53

Closure Torque Sensors

Ideal for testing torque on bottle caps, closures, valves, fasteners, and other items in sizes ranging between 0.56 – 5.7 [14 – 148 mm] diameter. Models include movable posts to easily accommodate a variety of shapes and sizes, with optional flat and adjustable jaws for unique samples. Capacities available from 10 ozFin to 100 lbFin (7 to 1,150 Ncm)

Requires a Mark-10 indicator, available separately.

Features

  • Member of the Plug & Test® family of interchangeable sensors and indicators
  • Rugged aluminum housing
  • Includes four rubber-edged posts, accommodating a range of sample shapes and sizes
  • Spill-proof construction
  • May be used for torque tool calibration
  • NIST-traceable certificate of calibration with data is included. If the sensor is ordered with an indicator, a certificate for the set (indicator + sensor) can be supplied upon request, at no additional charge.
  • Warranty: 3 years

Specifications

  • Accuracy: 
    ± 0.5% of full scale + indicator
  • Weight:
    MR53-10Z – MR53-50Z – 2.2 lb (1.0 kg), MR53-12 – MR53-100 – 5.4 lb (2.5 kg)

Capacity x Resolution

With Model 7i and 5i Indicators
Capacity x Resolution 
ModellbFinozFinlbFftgFcmkgFmmNmmNcmNm
MR53-10Z10 x 0.01700 x 0.57 x 0.00570 x 0.057 x 0.005
MR53-20Z20 x 0.021400 x 114 x 0.01140 x 0.114 x 0.01
MR53-50Z50 x 0.053600 x 536 x 0.05350 x 0.535 x 0.05
MR53-1212 x 0.01192 x 0.11 x 0.001135 x 0.11.35 x 0.001
MR53-5050 x 0.05800 x 0.54 x 0.005570 x 0.55.7 x 0.005
MR53-100100 x 0.11600 x 18 x 0.011150 x 111.5 x 0.01
With Model 3i Indicator
Capacity x Resolution 
ModellbFinozFinkgFmmNcm
MR53-10Z10 x 0.017 x 0.0057 x 0.005
MR53-20Z20 x 0.0214 x 0.0114 x 0.01
MR53-50Z50 x 0.0536 x 0.0536 x 0.05
MR53-1212 x 0.01192 x 0.2135 x 0.1
MR53-5050 x 0.05800 x 1570 x 0.5
MR53-100100 x 0.11600 x 21150 x 1

Optional Equipment

Adjustable jaws (CT003)
4 rubber-edged gripping arms per jaw. Arms may be independently repositioned in 45° increments to accommodate unique samples.
Flat rubber jaws (CT001)
Alternative gripping method ideal for square or odd shaped samples.
Extended length posts (CT005, CT006)
2.5″ (63 mm) and 4″ (101 mm) lengths available.

Dimensions

IN [MM]
MR53-12 – MR53-100
MR53-10Z – MR53-50Z

Ordering Information


ModelDescriptionUS Price
MR53-10ZTorque sensor, 10 ozFin / 700 gFcm / 7 kgFmm / 70 Nmm / 7 Ncm$1,500.00
MR53-20ZTorque sensor, 20 ozFin / 1400 gFcm / 14 kgFmm / 140 Nmm / 14 Ncm$1,500.00
MR53-50ZTorque sensor, 50 ozFin / 3600 gFcm / 36 kgFmm / 350 Nmm / 35 Ncm$1,500.00
MR53-12Torque sensor, 12 lbFin / 1 lbFft / 192 ozFin / 135 Ncm / 1.35 Nm$1,500.00
MR53-50Torque sensor, 50 lbFin / 4 lbFft / 800 ozFin / 570 Ncm / 5.7 Nm$1,500.00
MR53-100Torque sensor, 100 lbFin / 8 lbFft / 1600 ozFin / 1150 Ncm / 11.5 Nm$1,500.00
Additional Items to Consider
CT001Flat jaws for TT01, pair$75.00
CT002Carrying case for TT01$195.00
CT003Adjustable jaws for TT01, pair$350.00
CT004Spare set of 4 posts, 1.25″ (included with TT01)$150.00
CT005Set of 4 posts, 2.5″$175.00
CT006Set of 4 posts, 4″$200.00
CT007Kit of 4 posts of each length (12 total)$400.00