beam balance

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a balance consisting of a lever with two equal arms and a pan suspended from each arm

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In an approach unique among fifth force experiments, Speake and Quinn used a beam balance to measure potential attractions between objects.
The PLAYSTATION 3 system version makes use of the SIXAXIS[TM] wireless controller's motion-sensing technology for beam balance mechanics.
A simple beam balance mechanical scale is just fine.
All OSC systems utilize a patented fiber beam delivery system and are equipped with fully automated pitch selection, automated beam centering, beam balance, and dose calibration along with complete system optimization through the click of a mouse, all of which require minimal operator involvement.
The equipment includes pin gauges, calipers, triple beam balances, micrometers, surface texture analyzers, ultra phonic detectors and digital force gauges.