Flintec tests the new DSB7 on board vehicle weighing load cell to destruction

The Flintec DSB7 load cell range is a highly accurate solution designed specifically for the on board and industrial weighing industry. This highly accurate, double shear beam load cell, is engineered for heavy industrial vehicles and agricultural machinery requiring strong, reliable and accurate load cell solutions.

The DSB7 has a unique low profile design and is rated at 7.5 and 15 tonnes. Features include:

  • Laser welded construction giving IP68 seal rating
  • An M12 fully sealed 5-meter cable
  • High accuracy
  • A choice of mounting styles and accessories
  • Temperature rating of -10 to +40 degrees Celsius
  • A low profile to minimise body height
  • A high capacity of 300% overload limit
  • Corrosion resistant stainless steel
  • Applications for vehicles and machines 2.5 ­ 100 tonne GVW
  • Metric threads

The unique characteristics of this load cell and its 15-tonne rating led us to perform destructive testing. Results can be viewed directly on the DSB7 product page.