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A full tension control system is made up of a combination of tension transducers (load cells or sensors) plus electronics for amplifying the sensor's signal output and either displaying it (tension indicator) or controlling it (tension controller), and some type of mechanical tensioning device (brake, clutch, or motor).

Schematic of how a tension control system works

To help select the correct DFE tension equipment for your application and budget, we need some basic information about your process. Please complete this form to provide as much of the requested detail as possible, then hit the submit button to send this to a DFE Applications Engineer.

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