Guest Blogger | Improving Vehicle Efficiency with Volumetrics

Today we have guest blogger, Engineer Laura Larsen, reviewing uses and specifications for Michigan Scientific’s Volumetrics Instrumentation. Determining Performance and Fuel Efficiency Michigan Scientific Corporation (MSC) has been making Volumetrics Instruments for over 20 years and is one of the Read More …

Models TW-2T-50K & TW-2T-60K Wheel Torque Transducers

  50,000 & 60,000 lb-ft capacity Adapts to 19.5” and larger wheels Environmentally protected Temperature compensated Rugged stainless steel construction Consistent sensitivity among all units Configured to reduce magnetic sensitivity Michigan Scientific’s TW-2T-50K and TW-2T-60K Wheel Torque Transducers are ideal for Read More …

Vehicle Instrumentation | Strain Gauge Services and Data Collection

Sometimes, an off-the-shelf slip ring assembly or Wheel Force Transducer package isn’t enough to get the measurements need for a complete vehicle analysis. When it comes to complete vehicle instrumentation, Michigan Scientific (MSC) offers extensive experience and unique methods to Read More …

Reliable Force Measurements for Agriculture Equipment

From small-town farming, to large industrial agriculture, farmers rely on their robust machinery to keep up with production demands. Any equipment downtime can be detrimental to farmers big and small. Thus, farmers trust that their equipment manufacturers have put their Read More …

Durability Testing Case Study

When it comes to innovation, Michigan Scientific Corporation (MSC) is always at the forefront of cutting-edge vehicle design and testing. With a new ISO 9001 certification, MSC Wheel Force Transducers (WFT) are used in a variety of testing applications on Read More …

Using Wheel Force Transducers with Road Simulators

Road simulators are an effective method of testing the dynamics and durability of a vehicle by reproducing real-world driving conditions while in a controlled, laboratory setting. Engineers use the information collected from the simulations to determine the necessary modifications and changes needed to improve vehicle design. While simulators are an advantageous tool, without an appropriate method of calculating Read More …