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an alloy of copper and nickel with high electrical resistance and a low temperature coefficient


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It should be noted that for the used strain gauges made of constantan the coefficient of resistance changes as a function of temperature [alpha] = 0.
Constantan is a variation of cupronickel with 55% copper and 45% nickel and a resistivity of 19.
This resulted in 55 datasets being used for Constantan and 114 data sets being used for [Bi.
Encapsulated for added durability, the measuring grid is formed by etching constantan foil, which is then completely sealed in a carrier medium composed of polyimide film.
The KFG gauges' measuring grid is formed by etching Constantan foil and then completely sealing it in a polyimide film.
These include Cu, Ni, Au, Ag, Al, Cr, Si, Mo, W, Ni/Cr, Ta, Pt, Pd, Ti/Al, Ti/W, and Constantan.
It has two cell designs: the standard model 550 Nickel/Chromium and the ISI Constantan.
Foil strain gages are ma(le by etching a constantan foil.
Here, about 80% of the 27-km ring is pumped by a linear NEG pump consisting of the St-101 alloy bonded as a powder to a constantan ribbon by cold pressing.
Lo que lleve esa joven, lo que sea, mesie Constantan, deselo en lo que diga que puede pagar, y envieme la cuenta --dijo Salazar al dueno de la tienda.
Typical gages are made from constantan (A alloy) or Karma (K alloy) foil.
As the thermocouple contacts the target surface, the change in the electrical potential of the junction between the iron and constantan wires is measured by a voltmeter, and can be converted to a thermal value electronically.
The surface temperature of evaporator section (3 locations), adiabatic section (6 locations) and condenser section (3 locations) are measured using 10 evenly spaced copper constantan (T-type) thermocouples.
A sonda instalada do presente experimento foi o modelo TDP 30 mm (Dynamax, Huston, TX), confeccionada com fio de constantan de diametro de 0,5 mm.