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Wheelsmith Tensiometer [Vintage Accessory]

Wheelsmith Tensiometer [Vintage Accessory]

Regular price $100.00 CAD
Regular price $100.00 CAD Sale price $100.00 CAD
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Seller's Description: Wheelsmith Tensiometer Vintage NEW IN BOX - The Box is old and is greasy. Not the Tensiometer Though. Hasn't Been Used.

About Tensiometer: A tensiometer as it applies to physics is a measuring instrument used to measure the surface tension of liquids or surfaces. Tensiometers are used in research and development laboratories to determine the surface tension of liquids like coatings, lacquers or adhesives. A further application field of tensiometers is the monitoring of industrial production processes like parts cleaning or electroplating.

Surface scientists commonly use an optical goniometer/tensiometer to measure the surface tension and interfacial tension of a liquid using the pendant or sessile drop methods. A drop is produced and captured using a CCD camera. The drop profile is subsequently extracted, and sophisticated software routines then fit the theoretical Young-Laplace equation to the experimental drop profile.

The surface tension can then be calculated from the fitted parameters. Unlike other methods, this technique requires only a small amount of liquid making it suitable for measuring interfacial tensions of expensive liquids.

***In this case is somehow measuring tension between spokes on a wheel. And No - Liquids are not being used. Suspected Play on Words to Test Spoke Weakness...*** - A thank you from BooksCardsNBikes.

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